(CBS DETROIT) – Drivers are paying more at the gas pump as coronavirus restrictions lift.

More people are getting back on the road after millions were stranded at home since March.

READ MORE: Michigan Health Officials Urge Primary Care Doctors To Help Vaccinate

The demand for gas hit an all time low and in some places prices fell below a dollar a gallon.

Now prices have risen up by 35 cents a gallon.

READ MORE: Krispy Kreme Is Giving Out Free Donuts To Graduating Seniors

Experts also say though prices are going up, Americans are still paying 50 to 60 cents less than last summer.

It’s difficult to predict exactly what will happen in the middle of a pandemic, that could get better or worse.

MORE NEWS: AG Nessel Issues Consumer Alert On Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids

© 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.