I don't want to spend several hundred dollars on gas and drive. Just so expensive.
Flying is 100 dollars per direction, and then I'd need transit from Burbank/Orange County Airport.
Taking a train is 65 per, but it doesn't work, flat out. Like 11 hours each way, and it's primarily buses.
Amtrak isn't this pro
I probably can't convince my parents to let me take some school off on the Friday it starts, so the only way to get there at all on time the first day would be to fly. But again, that's very expensive.
I might be able to skip a bit of school, considering it is so close to the end of the school year, and in an AP class. But parents...
In any case, I'm trying to figure out good forms of transport. Maybe carpooling? Does anybody know of good ways to travel the north-south corridor on the cheap, quickly. I know I'm asking too much, but my profound googling has left me with nothing.