JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Labor Day travel is up 10% from last year, according to a survey from TripAdvisor. They surveyed more than 2,000 people.
60% of holiday travelers will be driving. 33% are flying to their destinations, that's up 6% from last year.
Of those driving, 18% will drive between 101 and 200 miles to reach their Labor Day destination. 11% will travel between 201 and 300 miles, roughly the amount of miles in a tank of gasoline.
According to the survey, the top Labor Day trips this weekend include:
1. Enjoying the beach or ocean
2. City getaway
3. Lake escape
4. Visiting a national park
5. Resort retreat