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Flight Search Trends

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As the world’s leading travel search engine, we’ve dug into our more than one billion consumer flight searches to shed a light on COVID-19’s impact and the road to travel’s return. From destinations with the largest declines in year-over-year search to emerging signs of recovery, here’s the latest on what air travel looks like in the midst of a global pandemic.

About the data

The data below represent indexed flight search volume across KAYAK brands in the listed origin countries. The data will be updated daily to reflect week over week and year over year changes in traveller interest. For year-over-year comparisons by day, we compare to the same day of the week from the same week in the previous year. For example, we’d compare Tuesday 3 March 2020 to Tuesday, 5 March 2019.

Total

A day-by-day look at flight search interest in the country selected, compared to the same day one year prior.

Domestic vs international flight searches

A day-by-day look at domestic and international flight search interest in the country selected, compared to the same day one year prior.

Top search increase destinations

Destinations seeing the biggest increases in search interest compared to the week and year prior

Top search increases for domestic travel from Australia Updated 25 Oct. 2020
city WoW YoY
Hobart, Australia +39% -51%
Melbourne, Australia +10% -87%
Sydney, Australia +9% -71%
Adelaide, Australia +9% -25%
Coolangatta, Australia +8% -66%
Top search increases for international travel from Australia Updated 25 Oct. 2020
city WoW YoY
Hyderabad, India +22% -62%
Manila, Philippines +15% -80%
London, United Kingdom +7% -84%
New Delhi, India +3% -80%
Auckland, New Zealand +3% -79%

Week-by-week major destinations

A look at flight search interest change. Compare to the week or year prior and view by selected cities or countries.

city
week of 17 February
week of 24 February
week of 2 March
week of 9 March
week of 16 March
week of 23 March
week of 30 March
week of 6 April
week of 13 April
week of 20 April
week of 27 April
week of 4 May
week of 11 May
week of 18 May
week of 25 May
week of 1 June
week of 8 June
week of 15 June
week of 22 June
week of 29 June
week of 6 July
week of 13 July
week of 20 July
week of 27 July
week of 3 August
week of 10 August
week of 17 August
week of 24 August
week of 31 August
week of 7 September
week of 14 September
week of 21 September
week of 28 September
week of 5 October
week of 12 October
week of 19 October
Brisbane, Australia
Perth, Australia
Sydney, Australia
Auckland, New Zealand
New Delhi, India
London, United Kingdom
Melbourne, Australia
-9%
-2%
-8%
-17%
-28%
-50%
-74%
-83%
-78%
-77%
-74%
-70%
-62%
-50%
-50%
-46%
-41%
-46%
-36%
-52%
-21%
-20%
-45%
-58%
-60%
-73%
-70%
-74%
-75%
-69%
-69%
-57%
-53%
-47%
-46%
-45%
-4%
-8%
-4%
-7%
-6%
-31%
-71%
-81%
-79%
-74%
-74%
-77%
-70%
-68%
-64%
-62%
-57%
-54%
-49%
-58%
-55%
-60%
-65%
-71%
-75%
-76%
-75%
-76%
-78%
-73%
-79%
-75%
-73%
-63%
-68%
-70%
-14%
-12%
-16%
-22%
-33%
-51%
-71%
-84%
-78%
-78%
-78%
-73%
-59%
-51%
-45%
-43%
-43%
-38%
-29%
-52%
-44%
-55%
-72%
-78%
-75%
-81%
-82%
-82%
-82%
-78%
-83%
-81%
-71%
-71%
-74%
-73%
-25%
-14%
-6%
-10%
-12%
-60%
-68%
-77%
-80%
-78%
-73%
-69%
-64%
-62%
-63%
-58%
-59%
-60%
-67%
-78%
-74%
-77%
-83%
-84%
-81%
-86%
-87%
-87%
-87%
-84%
-89%
-87%
-83%
-79%
-81%
-78%
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+15%
+3%
-12%
-11%
-7%
-43%
-47%
-65%
-63%
-70%
-77%
-78%
-74%
-77%
-75%
-76%
-79%
-85%
-84%
-84%
-82%
-84%
-85%
-86%
-85%
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-76%
-87%
-83%
-84%
-80%
-79%
-63%
-58%
-49%
-53%
-47%
-48%
-43%
-74%
-85%
-90%
-91%
-93%
-93%
-93%
-93%
-92%
-91%
-87%
-92%
-93%
-92%
-91%
-89%
-88%

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