London Stansted Airport reveals top 5 destinations rising in popularity with British holidaymakers

Published on : Friday, April 12, 2019

Athens, Vienna, Lisbon, Sofia and Dubai are top five destinations to have risen in popularity over the last five years with passengers as per London Stansted Airport. These cities and countries have seen the largest percentage growth in its passenger numbers – travelling to the destination from the airport – over the last five years.

 

 

London Stansted Airport has revealed that destinations such as Athens (77 per cent), Vienna (77 per cent) and Lisbon (76 per cent) have grown in popularity among British holidaymakers who are looking for more adventurous and off-the-beaten track.

 

 

 

The ancient city of Athens in Greece offers a guaranteed culture-packed mini break, with its ancient monuments and historic architecture, alongside trendy rooftop bars and sundrenched piazzas. Though  Paris, Rome and Barcelona are more popular,  Athens is an ideal destination for leisure travellers.

 

 

 

Dubai has risen in popularity by 40 per cent among holidaymakers due to the demand for more luxurious experiences. With an increasing demand for long-haul travel the growth will continue in 2019.

 

 

 

Responding to the growing demand for travel to Dubai, Emirates has launched a new double-daily route to the destination from London Stansted Airport this month.

 

 

London Stansted Airport is also responding to the long-haul demand by targeting 25 new long-haul destinations around the world over the next five years within destinations such as the Far East, India, North America and the Middle East.

 

 

 


(No Like Yet)

Related Posts

Tags: , , , , ,

Comments are closed.

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 01 WTM 2020
  • 02 WTM London 2020
  • 06 ITB Asia 2020
  • 06 SATTE-GenX-Virtual-Expo
  • 11 i-meet-hotel
  • 13 IMEX 20
  • 16 FHC 2020
  • 16 G&A 2020
  • 16 ITB asia 2020
  • 16 TAAPE 2020
  • 17 GWS-2020
  • 23 emitt 21
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. Hotel Investment Conference Australia New Zealand

      August 12 - August 14
    2. DRT SHOW BEIJING

      August 14 - August 16
    3. IBTM AMERICAS 2020

      August 26 - August 27
    4. UITT

      September 1 - September 3
    5. RBHK Restaurant & Bar

      September 1 - September 3
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com