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EXPEDIA.CA PREDICTING CANADIANS WILL TRAVEL CLOSER TO HOME IN 2016

EXPEDIA.CA PREDICTING CANADIANS WILL TRAVEL CLOSER TO HOME IN 2016

More than half still plan to travel this year; airfares expected to become more affordable

 

TORONTO, February 23, 2016 – According to a recent survey commissioned by Canada’s leading full-service online travel provider, Expedia.caTM, Canadians have their sights set on destinations closer to home when it comes to travel in 2016. Despite the slide in the value of the Canadian dollar, results of the survey show that 64 per cent of consumers surveyed are planning to travel and another 83 per cent wish they could be travelling.

Expedia.ca returns as a proud sponsor of the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship

Expedia.ca returns as a proud sponsor of the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship

Expedia.ca teams up with TSN to create Hockey Hotel™ in Cancun Mexico, the ultimate destination for fans to celebrate their passion for Canada’s favourite holiday hockey tradition, beach side

Saturday, December 19th, 2015 is shaping up to be the busiest travel day of the holiday season

Expedia.ca offers useful tips on navigating around the busiest travel day
 
Toronto, December 10, 2015 – According to Expedia.ca™, Canada’s leading full-service online travel provider, the busiest day of travel during this holiday season is expected to be Saturday, December 19th, 2015, based on flight demand on Expedia.ca as of November 27th, 2015, between the travel period of December 17thand January 6th. Nearly 1.3 million passengers are expected to travel through Toronto Pearson International Airport from December 15-25th, 2015.
 
Some Canadians will travel to be with friends and family, while others will look to escape the cold weather. Popular international destinations for the holiday season are mostly in warmer locations.

Expedia.ca Continues Focus on Mobile Tech Development, Introduces Major App Updates

Expedia.ca Continues Focus on Mobile Tech Development, Introduces Major App Updates

Adds rental cars & local activity options to the Expedia app, alongside flights & hotels

Toronto, ON – July 9, 2015 – Expedia.ca®, Canada’s most-visited full-service online travel provider, today unveiled its latest update to the award-winning Expedia app. The free Expedia app has now introduced the ability to book rental cars and local activities in destinations around the world, complementing the app’s already enormous selection of flights and hotels. These technology updates are just a few examples of commitment from Expedia.ca to providing an easy and intuitive booking process while surfacing the best deals they can provide.

2015 Mid-Year Air Travel Trends: Expedia.ca and Airlines Reporting Corporation Release Air Travel Trends for Coming Months

Toronto, ON – June 22, 2015– Expedia Canada, in partnership with Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) and other organizations, today released findings from a rich set of global air travel data spotlighting air travel trends. Specifically, the change in average ticket price fluctuations for global travellers as well as savings for Canadian travellers are identified in this release. 

 

Average ticket price fluctuations on routes globally

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