Reasons for holidaying more in the UK and less abroad 2015

Reasons for domestic holiday travel in England as of September 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 1, 2015
Reasons for holidaying more in the UK and less abroad 2015 This statistic displays the reasons for domestic holiday travel in England as of September 2015. Around half of respondents reported holidaying more in England than abroad for financial reasons, and 11 percent reported favoring domestic holiday trips because they are easier with a young family.
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Reasons for domestic holiday travel in England as of September 2015

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Share of respondents
Financial - cheaper than going abroad49%
It's easier to take short breaks in England47%
I like England/the UK37%
Too much hassle to go abroad23%
It's easier to get offers for England (or the UK)22%
The cost of passports is too high16%
The cost of travel insurance14%
I don't like flying11%
It's easier with a young family11%
Share of respondents
Financial - cheaper than going abroad49%
It's easier to take short breaks in England47%
I like England/the UK37%
Too much hassle to go abroad23%
It's easier to get offers for England (or the UK)22%
The cost of passports is too high16%
The cost of travel insurance14%
I don't like flying11%
It's easier with a young family11%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 1, 2015
This statistic displays the reasons for domestic holiday travel in England as of September 2015. Around half of respondents reported holidaying more in England than abroad for financial reasons, and 11 percent reported favoring domestic holiday trips because they are easier with a young family.
Show more
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