More than 1M Arizonans expected to travel for Thanksgiving

Holiday visitors is already underway as over 1 million Arizonans are expected to travel for this Thanksgiving, making it one of many busiest vacation seasons in current historical past, in accordance to AAA knowledge.

AAA estimates about 55 million individuals nationally will travel for Thanksgiving, which is 98% of pre-pandemic travel quantity and a 1.5% enhance over 2021. Out of these vacationers, about 49 million persons are expected to drive.

Julian Paredes, a spokesperson for AAA, stated Wednesday is normally the busiest day of the week for travel. Road visitors is expected to peak Wednesday afternoon, and folks ought to keep away from touring between 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The remainder of the week, together with Black Friday, Paredes stated individuals ought to keep away from touring on the roads between 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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