Trains, planes, or automobiles! It doesn’t matter which mode you’re traveling by for the holidays, prepare for a long wait.
AAA says this holiday season will break records. It expects 115.6 million people to leave their homes for a holiday destination this year. That’s just within a 12-day period.
The travel group says it’s looking specifically at Saturday, December 21st through January 1st. It says nearly 105 million people will be on the road.
That’s nearly 4-million more people hitting the highways compared to last year.
At the same time, around 7-million Americans are expected to fly, the most AAA says its seen since 2003.
As for other forms of transportation, it expects another 4-million people to travel by trains, buses, and cruise ships to their holiday spots.