Use AA Route Planner to get directions. Find routes from a street, postcode, town, city or landmark to your destination. With maps, times, distance and. In 1903, Horatio Nelson Jackson and Sewall Crocker completed the United States' first cross-country road trip in an automobile. the trip planner to create and save a trip, which you can navigate later. This can be useful for planning a delivery route, a vacation, or a road trip.