46 Million Americans to Travel During Thanksgiving Holiday
Triple A Travel projects more than 46 million American will celebrate Thanksgiving with a holiday getaway. It’s the most Americans to travel since 2007. They will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving weekend. It is a 4.2 percent increase over 2013. Almost 90 percent of travelers will celebrate the holiday with a road trip and likely will enjoy the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices in five years. The national price of gasoline has fallen below $3.00 per gallon for the first time since December 22, 2010. The Thanksgiving holiday travel period is defined as Wednesday, November 26 through Sunday, November 30.