Traveling for Thanksgiving? Here are the worst times to hit the road this week

WAZE, a traffic app and website, released the worst times to hit the road for Thanksgiving this week. TY GREENLEES / STAFF

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WAZE, a traffic app and website, released the worst times to hit the road for Thanksgiving this week. TY GREENLEES / STAFF

Before people sit down at the dinner table for a Thanksgiving meal on Thursday they may have to hit the road.

WAZE, a traffic app and website, has released its list of worst times to travel for the holiday and start of the shopping season. The earlier travelers get on the road, the better off they’ll be, according to WAZE.

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Ohioans will luck out though as cities in West Virginia, California, Pennsylvania, Kentucky and North Carolina will see the biggest surge in Thanksgiving traffic this week, according to WAZE.

Below are the worst times to travel each day, today through the Sunday after Thanksgiving.

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