Travel Trends

Expedia Summer Travel Report 2015

On July 09, 2015 at 11:09 AM

Indians want to explore Central & South America this summer 

 

About the survey:Expedia, one of the world’s largest online travel agency, today released the Summer Trend Report 2015, an analysis of vacation destinations and travel preferences across multiple cities in India. The survey was conducted with 520 across Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune and Hyderabad. The survey highlights that Indian travellers are taking fancy towards more unexplored destinations like Finland, Norway, Cyprus, Latvia, Romania and Argentina.

  Read more

Expedia App on Apple Watch

On April 28, 2015 at 05:46 AM

Your travel companion @ your wrist

The only OTA app that guides you through your journey with cross device experience on Apple watch, Mobile and Tablet Read more

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

Expedia launches twitter campaign #VacationOnMyMind to counter Vacation Deprivation & encourage work life balance

On February 06, 2015 at 12:36 PM
Expedia launches twitter campaign #VacationOnMyMind to counter Vacation Deprivation & encourage work life balance

New Delhi, India– February 6, 2015:The annual Vacation Deprivation Survey, which acted as the inspiration for the #VacationOnMyMind Twitter Campaign suggested that workaholic Indians are mostly deprived for holidays, placing India as the fourth most vacation deprived nation globally with 67% of Indians saying they feel very or somewhat vacation deprived. The survey also reveals that 64% of Indians who feel vacation deprived say their vacation deprivation stems from not getting enough vacation days, while 36% say their deprivation stems from not taking all of their vacation days. Indians are increasingly choosing to take multiple short vacations, than a longer one and disconnect with work. Read more

Expedia Mobile Survey 2014: Indians Globally Most Hooked on to Gadgets

On November 21, 2014 at 10:29 AM
Expedia Mobile Survey 2014: Indians Globally Most Hooked on to Gadgets

16 October 2014, New DelhiExpedia, one of the world's largest online travel company, today released the results of its mobile survey. The survey highlights the maturation of Indian traveller who is fast moving up the ladder of travel apps and is no longer hooked with conventional modes of bookings. This study was conducted on behalf of Expedia by Northstar, a globally integrated strategic insights consulting firm.  This survey was conducted online from August 25 to September 17, 2014 across North America, Europe, South America and Asia Pacific using the Kantar-owned GMI (Global Market Insite) and Lightspeed Research amalgamated group of panels. The study was conducted among 8,856 employed adults aged 18 years of age and older across 25 countries. Read more