Texas fifth-best state for summer road tripsTexas fifth-best state for summer road tripshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=226642019-06-18T05:00:00Z2019-06-18T15:00:00Z

​​​​​​​​​​​WASHINGTON – Texas is the fifth-best state for summer road trips nationally, according to a WalletHub study.

The Lone Star State ranked fourth in costs, seventh in activities, and 42nd in safety.

Texas was also:

  • seventh in both driving laws and lowest price of three-star accommodations;

  • eighth in both the lowest price of camping and nightlife options per capita;

  • ninth in average gas prices;

  • 12th in access to scenic byways;

  • 14th in both number of attractions and vehicle​ miles traveled per capita; and 

  • 30th in car thefts per capita.​

The rest of the top-five state rankings are North Carolina, Wyoming, Minnesota, and Virginia. 

Texas recently ranked tenth on a WalletHub ranking of the most fun states in the U.S. ​

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