Green Travel

“The World is a book and those who do not travel read only a page.”

~ Saint Augustine

The Travel Factor

  • 23 Oct 2020

GREEN TRAVEL A third of UK adults are planning to use trains more in future and one-in-five intend to fly less, YouGov survey finds The coronavirus crisis may well spur long-term changes to Britain's travel habits, with more than a quarter of adults motivated to embrace more environmentally-friendly travel options and 'staycations' as a result of the pandemic, according to a new YouGov poll. The findings come from two surveys of over 2,000 people carried out in mid-September, and show that 24 per cent intend to go on more holidays in the UK than abroad in future, while 22 per cent plan to change how they travel both around the UK and abroad post-pandemic. Among younger generations the proportion is even higher, with 48 per cent of 25-34 year-olds in the survey planning to holiday in the UK, while almost a quarter of those aged between 18 and 24 said...