This week many of you will fly back home for Thanksgiving. In addition to the strain of pretending you’re a big shot to local townies, you’ll have to endure the horrors of traveling at the worst time of the year.
Will your flight be delayed? Probably. But just how bad the wait will be is largely dependent on what airport you’re flying out of. To illustrate the difference, travel blog Asher & Lyric combed through air travel databases and compiled the following infographic:
So if you’re flying out of Phoenix and into Salt Lake City, you’ll have a great Thanksgiving. But if you’re using one of the three NYC-area airports, you’re totally screwed; we recommend bringing along a copy of “Planes, Trains & Automobiles,” which you can probably watch in its entirety while you’re still waiting to taxi.
By the bye, R.I.P. John Candy. That guy doesn’t get enough credit.