Lonely Planet Writer

Los Angeles to have worst holiday traffic in the US

An aerial view of Los Angeles.
An aerial view of Los Angeles. Image by Ron Reiring / CC BY 2.0

Thanksgiving is always a busy time when it comes to getting away to see friends and family, and this year’s traffic blackspot looks likely to be Los Angeles. Analysts say that on Wednesday, the day before the Thanksgiving holiday, traffic will be 36% slower than average, putting the delays down to more people taking their cars on the road because of lower gas prices. Read more: latimes.com