UK holiday travel: change in travel to key summer destinations 2018

This statistic illustrates the year-on-year percentage change in leisure travel from the United Kingdom (UK) to key short and mid haul destinations in summer 2018 (May to October). Compared to the previous summer, departures to the UK's most popular holiday destination, Spain, dipped by 2.9 percent. Turkey on the other hand has experienced a significant growth of over 66 percent; Tourism in the country was negatively affected in 2016 following terror incidents.

Year-on-year percentage change in UK departures from the United Kingdom (UK) to key short and mid haul summer destinations between May and October 2018*

Percentage change on previous year
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Release date

August 2018


United Kingdom

Survey time period

July 7, 2018*

Supplementary notes

* Change in departures between May 1 and October 31, 2018 as of July 7, 2018, compared to the previous year.

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