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The Best Travel Deals for July 4th

Check out the best cities to celebrate 4th of July 2019!

Washington D.C.

You won’t find a better place to celebrate July 4th than in the capitol city. From fireworks to the National Symphony Orchestra, you’ll find plenty to do in DC for the weekend.        Book Now >


From fireworks over the Charles River Esplanade to the sound of the famous Boston Pops, spending Independence Day in Boston is the celebration of the summer.         Book Now >


Don’t underestimate Chi-town, especially on the nation’s birthday. Visit Chicago this July and celebrate the holiday in style at the Navy Pier while watching fireworks.         Book Now >


There isn’t much that’s better than the nation’s largest free parties on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Celebrate the holiday with food and entertainment, while watching the fireworks anywhere around the city!         Book Now >


If you’re looking for a non-traditional 4th of July celebration with fireworks, then Portland is your place! From traditional picnics to alternative 80s dance parties, you won’t want to miss this weekend in Portland.         Book Now >


Aside from famous theme parks with extravagant parties, you’ll find fun celebrations in the city. Stop by the Fireworks at the Fountain to enjoy 4th of July with your friends and family in Orlando.         Book Now >

Los Angeles

Home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the U.S., what’s not to love about July 4th in Los Angeles? Check out the fireworks display after lounging for a day beachside.         Book Now >


Dallas – Forth Worth might not come to mind when you think of July 4th, but you won’t be disappointed! Celebrate with multiple fireworks shows and a concert in the park!         Book Now >

New York

Whether you want to watch the fireworks landslide or hop onto a boat and float down the East River, you’ll love celebrating Independence Day in New York.          Book Now >

Whether you’re looking for dazzling fireworks displays or want to spend the afternoon listening to live music, you’ll find amazing 4th of July celebrations across the country. Rather than paying for expensive airfare or battling with traffic from your car, it’s much easier to book a bus or train to your 4th of July celebrations!

On Wanderu, you’ll find July 4th travel deals, featuring low prices on buses and trains with some of the largest bus lines, including Greyhound, Amtrak, Megabus, BoltBus, and many more. You’ll find great prices on bus and train tickets starting from $9 for July 4th weekend.

You don’t need to spend a small fortune to enjoy your time on July 4th. Major cities, from Boston to Los Angeles, have free fireworks displays, live music, and space for picnicking in some of the nation’s most comfortable and luxurious parks. You can’t go wrong this year by celebrating the holiday in one of the best cities in the nation!

Low prices on July 4th travel deals make it easy to find transportation that’s fast and affordable!

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Austin Bay

Austin Bay

As a Northern California native, Austin's favorite trips begin and end in the mountains. He's always on an adventure to find new running trails and stay somewhere long enough to get to know people.

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