THE boss of Jet2 has warned holidaymakers to book a trip now – as flights are almost certain to increase next year.
Jet2 boss Steve Heapy recently spoke at a travel conference.
Mr Heapy said, reported by Travel weekly: “You might see price increases next year because businesses are only hedged by a small amount around fuel.
“They are hedging at much higher rates and prices need to go up.”
“We will see inflation start to bite in summer 2023 prices.
“We should all do everything we can in the coming weeks to get as many bookings as possible for the summer of 2023.”
He added that holiday prices have not risen as much at the moment as they have pre-planned contracts with hotels and fuel prices before the cost of living rises.
Hotels are being forced to do the same check their prices due to the increase in food prices and taxes.
This means Brits should check their booking Summer vacation 2023 Take advantage of the cheaper deals currently available on the market now.
Most tour operators have already published their summer flight schedule for next year, so a trip to Spain or Greece can be booked more than a year in advance.
There is some good news as Mr Heapy said Jet2 will not pass on the cost of increased fuel this year as he “wouldn’t do that to our customers”.
He first warned that vacation will be given more expensive last Septemberciting environmental restrictions that also affect them.
And Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary previously warned that the British could expect it Holidays cost more this year due to increased demand.
Not only that, Spain’s head of tourism, Fernando Valdés, also warned against it War between Russia and Ukraine continues, this could cause airfares to go up.
He said: “Eventually, as the conflict and its effects spread, it may affect airline ticket prices.”
We revealed how you could Save thousands on your vacation this year with a few simple changes.
This includes being flexible with flight times and giving up your favorite destination for a less popular vacation spot.
And the airline company Wizz Air has shown the six ways to do this Get your flights cheaper.
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