Ctrip has printed a report providing evaluation of world journey trade developments throughout the FIFA World Cup.
Held each 4 years and hosted by Russia this 12 months, the event lasted from June 14th-July 15th.
The report describes journey, flight and consumption preferences of followers from everywhere in the world who went to Russia throughout the interval, with notably detailed knowledge relating to Chinese language soccer followers’ journey behaviour.
Based on the information from Ctrip-owned Skyscanner, the report exhibits that just about 600,000 soccer followers from 83 nations visited Russia throughout the interval of the event.
The most important variety of soccer followers got here from South Korea, which accounted for 13.four per cent of whole supporters travelling to Russia, adopted by Germany (12.four per cent), Spain (5.2 per cent) and Israel (5 per cent).
The latter is stunning, as Israel weren’t concerned within the event.
Travellers from everywhere in the world spent a mean of 17 days in Russia throughout their journey.
The most well-liked Russian metropolis for soccer followers to go to was Moscow, adopted by St. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, and Ekaterinburg respectively.
The typical worth for flights to Russia throughout the summer season interval between mid-June to mid-July was about £600 a ticket.
The most costly flights from have been from Mexico, costing a mean of virtually £1,600 a ticket, adopted by flights from the US, which value a mean of almost £1,200.
Soccer followers from Mexico booked their flight tickets a mean of 137 days prematurely, which was effectively prematurely of the worldwide common of 80 days.
Based on the report, the bottom air fares on common have been for reserving of 50 days prematurely.
Some 40,000 of the whole 600,000 soccer followers who travelled to Russia this summer season got here from China, which was ten occasions greater than Chinese language travelling the world-famous soccer event’s earlier version in Brazil 4 years in the past.