Gas Prices Increase As Delaware Travelers Get Ready To Hit The Road
The Tuesday average price of a gallon of gasoline in Delaware is $2.68. A three cent increase in less than 24 hours according to AAA Mid-Atlantic. It is still considerably lower than the same period of time in 2018 when the gallon average was $2.91 In the Maryland, the average gallon will cost a Tuesday motorist $2.79. Both states are still below the national average of $2.84.
AAA estimates over 105,00 Delaware residents will travel by automobile, 50 miles or more during the Memorial Day weekend (May 23 - 27). It is an increase of 3.7 percent compared to the 2018 Memorial Day weekend.