Most common travel purchases on a mobile phone 2018

When it comes to the future, technology is looking to be an important part of how we function as a society. This also reflects on the travel industry, which is adapting to the new demands of the traveler by anticipating their future technological needs. Mobile devices and the apps they run are a large part of these needs. According to the source, the most common travel purchase made by consumers in 2018 using a mobile phone was hotel bookings.

Have you purchased any of the following travel necessities via a mobile phone?

Share of respondents
Hotels 56%
Excursions/activities in local destination 35%
Extra bag 31%
Car hire31%
Airport offers (ie coffee, meals, discounts on shopping etc)31%
Seat upgrade 30%
In-flight meals30%
Priority boarding 27%
In-flight entertainment (IFE) 25%
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Release date

December 2018



Survey time period

2017 to 2018

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