LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - Waze looked at last year's traffic during the holiday season and crunched the numbers to give recommendations for the worst times to travel this year in Los Angeles.
- Tuesday, Nov. 21 between 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
- Wednesday, Nov. 22 between 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- Thursday, Nov. 23 between 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
- Friday, Nov. 24 between 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday, Nov. 25 between 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
- Sunday, Nov. 26 between 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
- Monday, Nov. 27 between 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The worst times to travel around the country in general:
- 5:00 pm Tuesday, November 21st.
- After Thanksgiving: Monday, November 27th at 7:00 am and 5:00 pm. There will also be a mid-day travel spike Sunday at 2:00 pm.
- Waze data shows a spike of Thursday Thanksgiving shoppers at 11:00 am as grocery. store navigation increased nearly 50%. [against an average November Thursday.]
- On Black Friday, navigation will be peak between 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
We asked Metro Los Angeles if they are seeing any holiday-related delays and they say they are not, which is one thing to consider when you decide to take your car out.