Time to hit the holiday road! (Cue Christmas Vacation soundtrack.) AAA is predicting that more Americans than ever will spend the holidays away from home, celebrating with friends and family. PR Newswire reports that AAA says between Saturday, December 23rd and Monday, January 1st, they're expecting the record-breaking number to top 107.3 million, which would be more than a 3% increase over last year. Most people--around 97.4 million will hop in the car for a roadtrip. And with the higher number of travelers, their travel forecast predicts that your travel time could be as much as 3 times longer than usual.
Record number of Americans to travel during Christmas holiday: AAA https://t.co/JDqDPmrpON
— AAA (@AAAnews) December 14, 2017