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Jingle all the Waze with a smooth drive this Christmas!

December 20, 2018. Kuala Lumpur: With Christmas cheer coming around the corner and families gathering to spend time with their loved ones, nothing is worse than needing to jingle all the way on a jammed highway. This Christmas, Waze is back with traffic data to help you get where you need to be for a jolly good time.

As you get busy with Christmas preparations, keep yourself informed on the best and worst times to travel on the road. Hum along to your favourite Christmas songs or merry podcasts and avoid a silent night with Waze’s integrated audio player that allows you to stream and listen to talks and tunes on Spotify, Deezer, NPR One, TuneIn, Stitcher or Scribd!

Get yourself out of a jam with the best times to drive during the Christmas holidays:

The Best and Worst Times To Drive For the Christmas Holidays

CHRISTMAS December 24 December 25
Best Time Worst Time Best Time Worst Time
Central Malacca After 2pm 4-5am, 6-7am 12-6pm 3-6am, 11-12pm
Kinta, Perak After 4pm 3-4am, 6-7am After 4pm 5-6am, 10-12pm
Larut, Matang & Selama, Perak After 4pm 4-5am After 1pm 3am -12pm
Kuala Terengganu After 3pm 3-9am After 1pm 4-7am
Kuching, Sarawak After 2pm 4-5am After 6am 2-3am
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah After 1pm 2-12pm After 5pm 2-4am, 7-8am, 11-12pm, 3-4pm
Kuala Muda, Kedah After 5pm 3-8am After 3pm 4-9am
Kuantan, Pahang After 4pm 4-1pm After 5pm 2-3pm
Batu Pahat, Johor After 4pm 5-7am After 1pm 2-3am, 5-6am, 10-12pm
Singapore After 4pm 3-10am After 4pm 9-11am

The celebrations don’t end with the Christmas as we also prepare to usher in the new year and countdown to 2019. Sail smoothly to the festivities with the following traffic data:

The Best and Worst Times To Drive For the New Year Celebration

NEW YEAR December 31 January 1
Best Time Worst Time Best Time Worst Time
Central Malacca 10-12pm, after 2pm 4-5am, 7-8am After 3pm 4-5am
Kinta, Perak 4pm onwards 5-6am After 3pm 2-5am
Larut, Matang & Selama, Perak After 1pm 2-11am After 2pm 5-6am, 12-1pm
Kuala Terengganu After 4pm 7-10am After 2pm 9-10am
Kuching After 5pm 3-10am After 1pm 5-6am
Kota Kinabalu 7-10am, after 6pm 4-5am, 3-4pm After 5pm 4-6am, 11-12pm
Kuala Muda,Kedah After 6pm 5am-3pm After 5pm 3-1pm
Kuantan After 5pm 5-6am After 3pm 4-5am
Batu Pahat, Johor After 4pm 9-10am After 2pm 2-5am
Singapore After 5pm 3am-2pm After 4pm 5-6am

Another way to smoothen your drive is to schedule your drive in advance and avoid peak travel periods with Waze’s Planned Drive function.

See how Waze can help you have a merrier ride this holiday season! Download the Waze app today in the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store today. For more information, please visit www.waze.com.

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