Motorists Expect Increased Wait Times at the Border This Weekend

By Joe Gullo

Published 08/27 2014 05:23PM

Updated 08/27 2014 06:06PM

Motorists should expected increased traffic at the border this weekend.

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection offers these tips on crossing the border this holiday weekend:
  • Prepare for the inspection process before arriving at the inspection booth
  • Travelers are encouraged to visit the Know Before You Go section of the CBP web site.
  • Allow for extra time and check border wait times in case of exceptionally heavy traffic.
  • Cross-border travelers are encouraged to participate in the NEXUS program.
A new downloadable checklist is also now available that can be accessed on your smartphone or device to help you travel smart when traveling internationally.

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