March 15, 2019

Where in the world is Skyscanner in April?

Here’s a round-up of the industry events Skyscanner will be attending in April. If you haven’t already registered, please consider joining us. And if you’ve already got your tickets, we look forward to seeing you there!

March 12, 2019

Listen up! Voice search in the travel industry

It’s likely that you will have heard of voice search, voice assistants and smart speakers by now. Chances are you’ve probably also asked Siri to tell you a joke and Google Home to make you a sandwich only to be told “No. You’re a sandwich.”

December 5, 2018

CAPA's World Aviation Summit in Berlin, 27-28-Nov-2018

Last week CAPA – Centre for Aviation hosted its World Aviation Outlook Summit in Berlin.  With presentations from 20 of the airline industry’s key C-suite leaders, key topics addressed at the summit included:  

July 23, 2018

Travel Trends: Insights from the first half of 2018

At the start of this year, we shared our insights into trending destinations and search and exit (redirect onto booking sites) behaviour based on our 2017 data. Half way into 2018, we have identified key changes to inform your business planning and growth activities based on data from our 70...

June 6, 2018

May news and insights from Skyscanner Partners

In May we have published news, interviews and insights touching on topics from our most recent Direct Booking partner, Singapore Airlines, to the trends set to disrupt travel and distribution. To ensure you haven't missed any of it, we've pulled together a round-up of all our May updates.

May 16, 2018

The Future of Travel: Trends set to disrupt travel and distribution

With over 70 million app downloads and monthly active users, Skyscanner has successfully developed a two-sided marketplace that meets the needs of both travellers and travel suppliers by surfacing a wide range of travel offerings, and providing access to a global marketplace. 

February 14, 2018

Interested in the Chinese travel market? It's time to adapt

Skyscanner data on searches and exits for users within the Chinese region reveals substantial growth. This is reflected in industry data which forecasts high growth rates (around 8.4% between 2017 and 2022); and forecasts expect China to become the world’s largest source of outbound tourism by...

January 29, 2018

India on the rise: Growth ahead for one of the world’s leading aviation markets

By all measures, the India travel market has experienced extraordinary levels of growth. Our exclusive Travel Insight data shows that from January 2015 to the end of 2017, there was a 97% increase in domestic trips per month on average, with international trips showing an increase of 72% for the...

January 9, 2018

Looking to the future of travel technology for 2018

Every year technology greatly impacts the travel industry – from the evolution of apps to the introduction of voice. At Skyscanner, we aim to be at the forefront of technology and to continuously innovate. To stay ahead, it is important that your business does the same. Therefore, within this...

November 3, 2017

Four ways mobile is the future of travel

Mobile-first is the way forward. There's nothing particularly new or novel about that sentiment. But how does it really apply in the travel eco-system? Here, we run down four reasons why if you're not mobile-first, you're last when it comes to the travel industry.