If you’re one of the millions of people hitting the road, rails, or skies for the holidays, you’re in for a treat – a record-breaking travel experience! According to industry experts, this year’s holiday season is expected to be one of the busiest ever. So what can you do to make sure your trip goes as smoothly as possible? Follow these tips and you’ll be on your way to a happy holiday. Happy travels!
Starting Thursday, more than 110 million people across the U.S. are expected to travel at least 50 miles from home in the next 10 days. About 6 million of those people will be flying to their destinations, according to AAA.
According to AAA’s flight booking data, ticket prices to fly this week are up 5 percent from last year, with the average lowest round-trip fare of $154 for major U.S. destinations. But the price increase is not stopping travelers from flying this holiday.