This Christmass will see unusual surge in people traveling withing the United States an outside the country. So If you are traveling for the holiday season, you not alone.
More Americans than ever—115.6 million—will travel this year between Saturday, Dec. 21, and Wednesday, Jan. 1.
The organization that made the prediction is AAA.
The American Automobile Association is a federation of motor clubs throughout North America. AAA is a privately held not-for-profit national member association and service organization with over 58 million members in the United States and Canada.
115.6 million is the most since AAA began tracking holiday travel in 2000 and is an increase of 3.9 percent, or 4.3 million, over last year, according to a AAA news release.
Holiday travelers are lining up here at Stewart Airport. Fliers I’ve talked to say they’re pleasantly surprised it’s quiet here. AAA says more Americans than ever will travel this holiday season: 115.6 million!! Are you traveling today? @SPECNewsHV pic.twitter.com/ci77Scp2R9
— Olivia Leach (@OliviaLeachNews) December 23, 2019
According to AAA, Tuesday and Thursday (Dec. 24 and 26) are the busiest travel days of the year. The weather will cooperate for us this year! Travel safely and have a safe and happy holiday season. #NCMwx pic.twitter.com/lrL4PjNWIl
— Mike Slifer (@MikeSliferWX) December 23, 2019