TUI Austria presents latest travel trends for summer 2018
About 60% of the flights available by tour operator TUI have already been booked for flights from Salzburg. “The current booking figures demonstrate that the Austrians love to travel. Bookings for summer 2018 show an increase well into a two-figure range compared to last year”, says Lisa Weddig, CEO of TUI Austria at the press conference at Salzburg Airport.
Passengers from Salzburg prefer going to destinations which can be flown to directly from Salzburg Airport. We offer 22 flights from Salzburg, 4 of them to new destinations. Flight capacity from Salzburg has been increasing by 40 percent.
TUI clearly places emphasis on the following trend destinations: the Greek island Kos, Egypt and Turkey. Crete is the most popular destination offered from Salzburg, followed by Mallorca and Hurghada. Kos and Rhodes take fourth and fifth place in the ranking.
In total TUI offers 22 weekly flights from Salzburg to Greece, Spain, Egypt, Croatia, Italy, Bulgaria, Corsica and TurkeyThe booking figures reflect the Austrians´ enthusiasm for travelling. “The willingness to spend money on travel remains as high as ever, the prices for travelling with TUI remain unchanged and the range of products is growing” says Lisa Weddig.
TUI-Flight Program from Salzburg
8 weekly flights to Greece: 2x Crete, 2x Kos (NEW), Lefkas, Corfu, Rhodes & Zakynthos
4 weekly flights to Mallorca
3weekly flights to Egypt/Hurghada
2 weekly flights to Sardinia/Olbia
1 weekly flight to Turkey/Antalya (NEW)
1 weekly flight to Croatia/Split
1 weekly flight to Corsica