If you're planning on hitting the road this Labor Day weekend, you will have plenty of company. According to AAA,  34.7 million travelers are expected to be travelling an average of 50 miles from their homes between Thursday, August 28th and Monday, September 1.This is an increase of 1.3% over last year and the busiest year since 2008.

Gas prices have been at their lowest since 2010 for the first part of August, and consumers may be feeling a little better about hitting the road. Click here to check gas prices where you live. Before you hit the road though, AAA has some travel tips to make for a safer and more enjoyable trip.

Happy Travelling!