The most Americans to travel for Thanksgiving since 2007
More Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home than at any time since 2007, says the American Automobile Association. And most will drive: Nearly 42 million Americans will take a holiday road trip, but just 3.6 million will fly. This year marks the seventh consecutive year of growth for Thanksgiving travel. Helpful to drivers will be the lowest Fall season gas prices in seven years.
While many people remain cautious about the economy and their finances, many thankful Americans continue to put a premium on traveling to spend the holiday with loved ones, said AAA President and CEO Marshall Doney.Download Bulletin PDF