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New research has revealed the UK’s favourite Christmas driving songs, and a disparity across the generations could mean some tense car journeys when parents collect students from university during the 3rd – 9th December ‘student travel window’.

The study* by car finance broker CarFinance 247, revealed The Pogues’ ‘Fairytale of New York’ is the most popular song to drive to at Christmas with a third of UK adults (30%) choosing this classic.

The Pogues were also the top choice for people aged 45-54 year old (40%). However, younger respondents (aged 18-34 years old) said Maria Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas’ was their number one choice (31%).

Louis Rix co-CEO of CarFinance 247, commented on the findings, “The drive home from university could well...

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