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Greece Outbound - February 2017

“The desire to travel overseas is high among Greek citizens who enjoy holidaying and visiting friends and family when abroad. Greeks are typically independent travellers who enjoy organising their own trips abroad.”
- Jessica Kelly, Senior Tourism Analyst

This report looks at the following areas:

  • How has the Greek economic crisis impacted outbound travel?
  • What are the most popular destinations visited by Greek citizens?
  • How has Greece’s travel and transportation industries developed in recent years?
  • What are the major challenges for the Greek outbound market?
  • How do Greek citizens organise and book outbound travel?

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction

    • Data Sources

      • Market Drivers

        • Population
          • Political turmoil
            • Population trends
              • Figure 1: Mid-year population Greece, 1950-2050
              • Figure 2: Greece mid-year population by 5-year group, 2015 & 2050
            • Economy
              • Recession triggers international bailout
                • Austerity measures
                  • Unemployment and standards of living
                    • Figure 3: Greece GDP, 2007-15
                  • Exchange rates
                    • Figure 4: Selected exchange rates against the Euro, 2009-15
                  • Tourism balance
                      • Figure 5: Tourism balance, 2010-15
                  • Outbound Tourism

                    • Arrivals
                        • Figure 6: Greece outbound statistics, 2009-15
                      • Destinations
                        • Figure 7: Outbound trips by region, 2013-15
                      • Leading destinations
                        • Bulgaria
                          • Turkey
                            • Germany
                              • Italy
                                • UK
                                  • Cyprus
                                    • France
                                      • Austria
                                        • USA
                                          • Netherlands
                                            • Spain
                                              • Other
                                                • Figure 8: Outbound travellers by leading destination, 2011-15
                                            • Market Characteristics

                                              • Pre-booking behaviour and booking methods
                                                • Internet trends
                                                  • Demographics
                                                    • Figure 9: Outbound trips made by Greek residents by demographic, 2014-15
                                                  • Purpose of visit
                                                      • Figure 10: Outbound travel by purpose of trip, 2014-15
                                                    • Expenditure
                                                      • Figure 11: Tourist expenditure on outbound holidays according to leading destinations (€000), 2014-15
                                                    • Length of stay
                                                        • Figure 12: Holidays outbound – average length of stay by major market, 2014-15
                                                      • Seasonality
                                                        • Figure 13: Outbound departures by quarter (000), 2013-15
                                                    • Transport

                                                        • Figure 14: Outbound trips by mode of transportation, 2014 & 2015
                                                      • Air
                                                        • Aviation trends
                                                          • Airport privatisation
                                                            • Leading airports
                                                                • Figure 15: International air-passenger departures by leading airport in Greece, 2013-15
                                                              • Leading airlines
                                                                • Aegean Airlines Group
                                                                  • Ryanair
                                                                    • EasyJet
                                                                      • Volotea
                                                                        • Vueling
                                                                          • Other LCCs
                                                                            • Charter airlines
                                                                              • Road
                                                                                • Rail
                                                                                  • Sea
                                                                                  • Accommodation

                                                                                        • Figure 16: Greek outbound holidays by type of accommodation, 2015
                                                                                    • Tour Operators and Travel Agencies

                                                                                        • Leading OTAs
                                                                                          • Tripsta
                                                                                            • Tripair (Altair Travel Agency SA)
                                                                                              • e-Travel S.A
                                                                                                • Viva Online Services
                                                                                                • What Next?

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                                                                                                  Greece Outbound - February 2017

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