Australians looking to escape winter and fly to Europe for a summer holiday are facing fares of almost 50% higher than the same period last year as airlines keep prices high despite the supply of available seats and fuel prices improving in recent months. The average price for a return economy air fare from Australian cities to European destinations for travel between the beginning of June and end of September has grown to $2,571, according to data compiled by booking site Kayak.com.au from searches made recently. What do you think LiveTribers? Why are Australians facing a 50% hike in air fares to fly to Europe?
Posted by on 18 May 2023