Saturday, September 20, 2014
Swedish Airfares To Get Cheaper In 2015
Via The Local: Sweden is set to buck the European trend of rising air prices with fares expected to drop next year according to a new report. The Global Travel Price Outlook report carried out by travel management company Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has revealed that flights originating in Sweden will decrease by 0.4 percent. Scandinavian neighbors Norway will also experience a saving to the tune of 0.3 percent. The two countries are the only ones in the study where cheaper tickets were forecast for 2015. By contrast, fares will rise by 2.5 percent in Germany and 1 percent in the UK. Global air fares are anticipated to rise by 2.2 percent says the report. The report also stated that hotel prices will increase in Sweden by 0.5 percent and globally by 3.6 percent.