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Urgent.. Increases of more than 100% in airfare to these destinations
Urgent.. Increases of more than 100% in airfare to these destinations

Data from websites specialized in flight bookings showed an increase in average airfares to five Arab destinations at more than 100% for direct flights from the UAE, in the first week of July, coinciding with the summer holidays for schools and the Eid al-Adha holiday.

The most sought-after Arab destinations spotted by Emirates Today included cities: Cairo and Alexandria, Amman, Jordan, Beirut Lebanon, and Casablanca, Morocco.

Travel agency officials told Emirates Today that ticket prices are peaking from July 4, expecting those increases to exceed 100 percent for recent bookings. They advised travelers to adopt flexible travel dates to avoid these increases.