As I shifted in my hard airport lounge seat for what seemed like the 200th time during a six hour flight delay due to weather, I strongly considered just jumping in the car and making an 8 hour drive to my destination. It turns out the drive may have been a better option for me (our flight was eventually cancelled and we were moved to a different airline), but a bit of pre-planning and caution could have saved me a serious headache and some serious boredom at the airport.
Recently the Travel Leaders Group released a list of things the average traveler can do before and during weather-related flight delays to help get to their destination quickly, safely, and economically.
Here are 11 inclement weather advisory travel tips from Travel Leaders Group:
Information and copy courtesy of Travel Leaders Group