grow by 250% inbound give her United State towards Europe in the first six months of 2022. The numbers indicate that Trip.comWhich recorded a huge leap forward in transatlantic flight bookings to the Old Continent.
A result higher than expectations, as reported Travel MallBecause it seems that American travelers are benefiting from the depreciation of the euro against the dollar.
In detail, Trip.com registered a file 678% increase In searches for flights from the US to the UK, compared to the same period in 2021; 614% increase in searches for flights from the US to Spain, an increase 577% for Italy and a 491% increase towards France.
“Transatlantic travel is really back – he says Rich SunTrip.com Group Managing Director for the Americas – . Analysis of the latest data from Trip.com has shown a significant increase in travel demand, not only in the UK but also in other major European capitals. We believe that the increase in the value of the US dollar against the weakening of the euro and the pound sterling will bring greater purchasing power to US travelers and increase their propensity to travel to Europe.”
After the United Kingdom, Spain was the second most popular destination, followed by France, Italy and Germany. In terms of cities, the analysis showed that London and Paris They were the first European destinations for Americans, with the New York to London route remaining the most popular for American travelers.