Articles tagged “thanksgiving”

Thanksgiving Travel Weekend Will Be Busiest Since 2007

If airfares were lower, and more flights were available, maybe more Americans would travel during Thanksgiving.

11 months ago

Thanksgiving Travel Rush Could Soon Happen Every Week at 30 U.S. Airports

Congress is partly to blame for not approving more funding to build additional airports, but airports and airlines themselves also shoulder some responsibility, trying to pack as many flights into a day as possible. It's unclear when this congestion will be resolved, if ever.

2 years ago

Comparing Bus, Plane, Train and Driving Costs for Thanksgiving

Everyone clamors for choice, and there you have it in the myriad transportation options available in getting from Point A to Point B for Thanksgiving. There are tradeoffs for each transportation mode discussed. Missing are the proposed Hyperloop and the California to Las Vegas X Train, as well as Uber and RelayRides.

3 years ago

Airports Will Be the Busiest They’ve Been Since 2007 This Thanksgiving

Knowing which fees to pay could cut wait times after cancelled flights or put a family together on a plane. But no amount of money will make the insufferable crowds disappear from public U.S. airports.

3 years ago

American travelers encounter few delays returning home during the holiday weekend

An uneventful Sunday around the country was welcome by travelers, many of whom left on Wednesday amidst weather delays, labor strikes, and train cancellations.

4 years ago

How international business travelers spend Thanksgiving on the road

The rise of singles worldwide as an economic force manifests itself in many ways, like high end hotels catering to wealthy solo business travelers.

4 years ago

Massive Amtrak and train delays sweep through New York City’s Penn Station

Fog, union marches, and electrical problems caused delays in three major hubs yesterday adding to the stress of usual holiday crowds.

4 years ago

Fog delays over 400 flights in Chicago on one of the busiest travel days of the year

These early morning delays will wreck havoc on tight flight schedules at hubs across the country and leave millions of Americans waiting or rushing for connections.

4 years ago

Infographic: Where and how Americans are traveling to taste the turkey this year

Americans can brace themselves for crowded highways and busy airports this week, but the good news is that travel is consistently more congested during Thanksgiving than the December holidays.

4 years ago

Top iPhone and iPad travel apps for the busiest travel week in U.S.

The delta between what people are actually using versus what kinds of travel startups are being started and funded is huge.

4 years ago

Travelers will find cheaper fares during Thanksgiving than December holidays

Every booking site will making travel predictions for the next two months, but flying during the holiday season will be more crowded and expensive than the rest of the year no matter what day flyers pick.

4 years ago

Most and least busiest airports during Thanksgiving week

At this point, travelers would need to be creative if they want to beat the rush on Thanksgiving.

4 years ago