The cost of the domestic flights in the summer, fell by 7.9%
The medium-sized cheque to travel to internal destinations in the summer of 2016 fell by 7.9% in comparison with the similar period of last year – with 13 654 rubles to 12 578 Euro. These are the data from the study of the company Biletix.
The outgoing summer, the proportion of sales of air tickets for internal directions amounted to 63% international 37%. In the last year, this ratio was 57% and 43%, respectively.
According to the company, to the most popular directions of the summer, Simferopol, Sochi, Tivat, Anapa, Burgas, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Mineralnye Vody, Tbilisi and Krasnodar. Regions, one of which is regulated, the maximum number of departures, were Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk and Rostov-on-don.
“The reduction in the price level is possible thanks to the loukost-carriers, and the introduction of flexible fares of many airlines. Despite the fact that flexible rates – the new, unusual for many passengers, the product caused a lot of questions, and even complaints, so can the airlines for this measure, reducing shipping costs and store demand” – topic comments of the head of the Agency Biletix Alexander Sisinzew.
According to him, the General average decreased by 4%, from 15 to 858 15 236 Euro. Only in the price of flights has risen to international destinations, is 18 to 255 968 19 rubles, i.e. by 9% compared to the summer of last year.
“We also see that the airlines are increasingly resorting to the carrying out of the shares and of sales, for the passengers to save on travel”, – added Alexander Sisinzew.
In the study, all of the flights, booked through biletix.ru with departure in the period from 1 were taken into account. June to 31. August 2015 and 2016, with the depth of booking 1. January, 2015 and 2016, respectively.
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