January 14, 2020

Regional Travel Trends 2020: EMEA, AMER and APAC

To get a fuller idea of what's driving change, we need to look at shifts in the way consumers in different markets are choosing to travel. In this article we look at the dominant and emerging preferences of travellers in three regions: EMEA, AMER and APAC – as well as overall flight trends: ...

January 14, 2020

Travel Trends 2020: Popular and Emerging Destinations

At the start of a new year, it's the perfect time to reflect, take stock and think about what the future holds. In this article, We look at how the heavyweight destinations of global travel fared in 2019, as well as revealing the rising stars of 2020:

November 15, 2019

Introducing our new mobile flight-booking service

A mobile-focused booking solution for today’s modern traveller

July 5, 2019

Is long-haul, low-cost the future of flying?

This blog post was drafted in collaboration with John Strickland, Director at JLS Consulting. You can find him on Twitter @JohnLStrickland.

June 27, 2019

On the road with Skyscanner: June events in review

Did you miss out on some of June’s industry events? If you weren’t able to attend, here’s a round-up of key insights and takeaways from the team at Skyscanner.

June 4, 2019

Hotels: Can you strike a balance between OTA partnerships and direct bookings?

Navigating the complex hotel ecosystem is anything but straightforward. When it comes to distribution channels in particular, accommodation providers are increasingly trying to find a healthy balance between selling through online travel agents (OTAs) and via direct channels (e.g. a hotel’s own...

May 29, 2019

On the road with Skyscanner: June events preview

Where in the world is Skyscanner in June? Join us in person at these key industry events, or online on LinkedIn.

May 20, 2019

The interview: Skyscanner VP Strategy Filip Filipov

Filip Filipov is VP Strategy at Skyscanner. He recently spoke at Phocuswright Europe as part of an executive round-table on the impact of New Distribution Capabilities on the travel marketplace.

May 15, 2019

Event round up: Insights from CAPA’s Airline Leader Summit (Dublin)

Skyscanner’s Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships Hugh Aitken recently delivered a keynote speech at CAPA’s Airline Leader Summit in Dublin, Ireland. He explored the European aviation market and a mobile-first offering that meets the expectations of modern travellers.

May 10, 2019

Cathay Pacific sees 57 percent increase in booking volume with Skyscanner Direct Booking

“Since partnering with Skyscanner and embracing its Direct Booking platform, we’ve seen a robust improvement in the user Conversion Rate of almost 40%. Combined with a 17% year-on-year increase in overall traffic versus 2017 from Skyscanner, this has resulted in a significant uplift in revenue...