Christmas is coming early this 12 months, at the least for some drivers.
AAA says it expects 102.1 million People to hit the highway this season, and never all on Christmas Eve.
Wednesday, Dec. 19 is predicted to be the worst day for driving in Boston, Houston and Seattle, with site visitors shifting 2.5 to three.5 occasions slower than common.
New York, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. ought to peak the next day as of us attempt to escape for a really lengthy weekend, whereas Friday seems to be unhealthy within the San Francisco Bay space.
Historic information from INRIX means that Atlanta will make each different metropolis seem like a superspeedway on Saturday afternoon when the 404 experiences site visitors 4x worse than common.
On the brilliant facet, the one place procrastinators that shall be feeling the ache on Monday afternoon are in Chicago and Detroit, so plan to move out early in case you don’t need to spoil that Christmas cheer.
Right here’s the total record of the worst occasions to drive in America’s most-congested cities and the way unhealthy it will likely be in comparison with regular:
Atlanta (4x), Sat., Dec. 22, Three-Four pm
NYC (Three.75x), Thurs., Dec. 19, 9:30-10:30 pm
Boston (Three.5x), Wed., Dec. 19, Three:30-Four:30 pm
Houston (Three.25x), Wed. Dec. 19, 12:15-1:15 pm
Detroit (3x), Mon., Dec. 24, 2-Three pm
Seattle (2.25x), Wed., Dec. 19, Four-6 pm
Chicago (2.25x)., Mon., Dec. 24, 1:30-2:30 pm
Los Angeles (2x), Thurs., Dec. 20, 2:30-Three:30 pm
San Francisco (1.25x), Fri., Dec. 21, Four:15-5:15 pm
Washington, D.C. (2.75x), Thurs., Dec 20, 1:15-2:15 pm