March 2015

Low Cost Airlines Index 2015 : Indians Opt for LCCs more often than Full Service Airlines

On March 11, 2015 at 04:00 AM
Low Cost Airlines Index 2015 : Indians Opt for LCCs more often than Full Service Airlines

Over the last 12 months, 51% of flights Indians took were on LCCs when flying within Asia

When flying outside Asia, LCCs accounted for 33% of the flights taken by Indian travelers 

New Delhi, India– March 11, 2015: Today the Expedia group’s Global Tour & Transport team released the latest results of its Low Cost Carrier (LCC) Airline Index, a study conducted by Northstar that examined Asia-Pacific travelers’ attitudes towards LCCs. Spurred by LCC growth, supply in Asia-Pacific is expected to increase by 9.5% year-on-year during March 2015*, great news for the 94% of travelers willing to sacrifice perks to save money, according to the study. Read more