With over 53 million Americans planning to travel for Thanksgiving, you might want to avoid some of that holiday rush. If so, experts recommend laying low on Wednesday, November 24th.
AAA spokesperson Ellen Edmunds toldElite Daily"The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is the heaviest travel day", adding that roads will start to fill up on Wednesday afternoon.
Expedia says Wednesday is also the busiest day for flight demand, suggesting that you fly on Monday, November 22nd to avoid the biggest crowds.
More people will arrive at their vacation rentals on Wednesday, as well.
AAA expects a 13% increase in Thanksgiving travelers from 2020, making it the highest single-year increase since 2005!
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