If you’re planning on traveling for Memorial Day, AAA recommends to start finalizing travel plans now.
AAA Travel booking data shows reservations for flights, rental cars, cruises and hotels for Memorial Day have more than doubled from last year. When looking at the average costs of domestic airfare for each day over Memorial Day weekend, flights are skewing about $160 more than last year. The most popular air travel day is Friday. Monday is the lightest.
“Considering the strong demand for travel this year, the best advice is to book your Memorial Day flights early,” said Mark Jenkins, AAA spokesperson.
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