Gas Prices = Good News for Holiday Travelers
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB/AP) — The cost of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts has dropped another three cents, but remains more expensive than the national average.
AAA Southern New England reports Monday that the average price of a gallon of self-serve, regular is now $3.58. Here in Springfield, prices have dropped almost four cents in the past week to $3.57, according to the ABC40 Gas Tracker.
The current price is 18 cents lower than a month ago, but a quarter higher than at the same time a year ago. The price in Massachusetts is 17 cents higher than the national average of $3.41.
AAA found self-serve, regular as low as $3.45 per gallon and as high as $3.85.