Australia’s BITRE releases domestic airfare index for Apr-2018

    Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) released (12-Apr-2018) its Apr-2018 Domestic Air Fare Indexes:

    • Business fares: 93.7, -0.1ppt (compared to a Jul-2003 baseline of 100);
    • Restricted economy fares: 97.9, +17.6ppts;
    • Best discount: 62.1, +2.5ppts.

    Indexes are constructed from BITRE’s monthly survey of airline Internet booking sites. [more – original PR]