'Fear The Walking Dead' Is Getting An Airplane Themed Spin-Off, & It'll Probably Be Scarier Than These 12 Traveling Traumas

Just when you think there's nothing worse with a zombie apocalypse, somebody goes and makes a zombie apocalypse airborne. Earlier last month Entertainment Weekly reported that Fear The Walking Dead is getting an airplane-themed web series, and now the series has a decided-upon format and a shiny title: Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462. And it's really a stroke of brilliance, because you and I both know there is nothing scarier than travel.

Except, of course, travel with zombies, which is what this tie-in mini series is about. Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462 will follow Fear the Walking Dead by focusing on the beginnings of the apocalypse and what happens when (surprise!) a passenger ends up infected with the virus. The series will tie back into Fear The Walking Dead by having a Flight 462 survivor join the cast in Season 2. I anticipate chaos, discord, turbulence, and absolute terror... with zombies and otherwise. The sad truth is that in a post-9/11 world, the premise of getting on a plane is the most nerve-wracking thing there is, and I'm sure this will tackle that anxiety head-on.

Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462 will hit AMC.com on October 4 and then will be broadcast in less-than-a-minute clips during the commercial breaks of The Walking Dead's October 11 season premiere. Until then, here are 12 travel traumas that are almost as scary as zombies on a plane.

1. When You're On A Bus To Philly That Transfers At Camden

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It's bad enough that everyone on the bus itself is like, possibly a puppy killer or meth addict, but have fun waiting at the station of a Godless city.

2. When In-Flight Dinner Is $18 For A Sad BLT, So You Have To Resort To Lesser Food

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Thank goodness you stole some strawberry yogurt from the hotel — it should satiate you for the next half a day.

3. When You Have a Cold, Are Trying To Nap It Out, And A Baby Starts Crying

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All the way from Sacramento to Portland.

4. When Bae Gets Rough About Trying To Join The Mile High Club

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This was a good idea in theory, but the bathroom is WAY too tiny for this to be moderately romantic and/or comfortable.

5. When Your 10 Hour Amtrak From Montreal Doesn't Get Wifi Until You Reach The States & You're Supposed To Work From The Train And Your Friend Is All Like, "LOL That's Ironic!"

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Yeah, that's so funny, I'm totally not having an anxiety attack about losing my job and not being able to pay off those $24 baguettes, this is really hilarious and I'm not about to lose it at all!

6. When Your Train Hits A Deer & Your Phone Is Dead

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Oh great, now Mom's going to wait at the Aberdeen-Matawan station for two hours while we resolve this and she's gonna be pissed.

7. When The Guy Next To You Smells Like He's Decomposing

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I mean, you're still hungover and sweaty from your last night in LA, but this is ridiculous.

8. When Your Best Friend Threatens To Throw Up In The Uber

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Jenny, no, roll down a window for goodness sake!

9. When Your Driver Kicks You Out Because Jenny Threw Up In The Uber

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So whatever, I guess you're walking back to your parents house at 5 am.

10. When Your Flight Has Been Delayed For Four Hours & People Are Starting To Revolt

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Newark International is just a step or two down from Camden in terms of Godlessness.

11. When Your Subway Lets Off At Penn Station & You Have To Get Past A Bunch Of Idiots To Make Your Train Home

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Oh my god, everyone, I will not be stuck on one of the rush hour trains because you're moving together like cattle.

12. Likewise, When You Don't Have Service On The Subway & You Can't Check Hopstop To See If You're Doing It Right

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Cut to: you sobbing hysterically on a platform in Sheepshead Bay because you went in the wrong direction.

I could go on, but you get the point. Hopefully your next trip will be a lot less stressful than Flight 462... and of course, sans actual walking dead.

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