In Atlanta, the worst day and time to commute is Saturday, Dec. 22 between 3-4 p.m., when drivers are likely to experience trips four times longer than normal.
Thursday, Dec. 20, is the nation’s worst day for congestion overall.
“Our advice is to avoid traveling during peak commuting hours. If schedules allow, leave bright and early, or after the morning commute,” INRIX analyst Trevor Reed said.
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Approximately 6.7 million people will be traveling by air this year, the most in 15 years.
About 3.7 million Americans will use trains, buses and cruise ships to travel this end-of-year holiday season.
Read more at AAA.com.