Urgent.. Prices of airline tickets rise up to 111%

Data for websites specialized in flight reservations showed an increase in the average prices of travel tickets

Data for websites specialized in flight reservations showed an increase in the average prices of travel tickets to four Arab destinations, with rates reaching 111% for direct flights from the UAE, coinciding with the Eid al-Fitr holiday next week.

In detail, data for websites specialized in flight reservations revealed an increase in the average prices of travel tickets to four Arab destinations, with rates exceeding 100% for direct flights from the UAE market, in conjunction with the Eid al-Fitr holiday, next May.

The data in the survey conducted by "Emirates Today" includes the prices of direct round-trip flights during the period between April 30 and next May 7, compared to the average prices for the same flights in the first week of April. These prices, which are subject to availability, represent the least expensive prices, which are It differs from “flexible rates” which provide additional benefits. The average ticket price to the Egyptian capital, Cairo, reached about 4000 dirhams during the Eid al-Fitr period, compared to about 2,000 dirhams for trips for the same period in the first week of April, with a 100% increase, while the average ticket price to the Lebanese capital Beirut reached 3800 dirhams, compared to 1800 dirhams, with an increase It amounts to 111%, and to the Jordanian capital, Amman, 2,900 dirhams, compared to 1900 dirhams, an increase of 53%, and the city of Alexandria about 3,400 dirhams, compared to 1,800 dirhams, an increase of 89%.