August 30, 2016
Rising ‘travelling class’ crossing borders more often
As Europe enters the busy summer holiday period, the continent will see millions travelling to and from it. Is this growth sustainable? How might travel patterns evolve over the long term? Visa’s international travel insights report highlights what’s going to happen over the next decade.
What our study found is that the combination of a rising global middle class, an aging population and increased connectivity are going to significantly increase the number of households – 282 million by 2025, a 35 percent increase from 2015 – that will plan to travel internationally.