Travel safely through the pandemic with these travel ideas
You may have to travel until the coronavirus pandemic ends. Follow these steps to minimize the risk of infection.
GREENSBORO, NC – If you’re planning to travel or fly soon, you’ll be glad to know that all airlines are taking steps to ensure your health and safety.
Every airline does things a little differently. Before booking, check with the airline about mask requirements, HEPA filters, and how often they clean surfaces.
You might consider taking wipes or hand sanitizer, although many airlines offer them.
Travel experts also recommend avoiding public toilets as much as possible.
If you’ve planned a train journey, there are similar precautions in place. You have air filters in every car and you want to sanitize everything you touch.
If you’re going on a longer trip, consider a roomette so you have space to yourself.
When you rent a car, your risk of illness is much lower.
However, if you take an Uber or Lyft, make sure the driver is wearing a mask, open the window, and ask the driver if the vehicle is circulating.