The return of domestic travel is already well under way, but international travel will be slower to resume.
- Domestic travel has resumed more quickly than international, with 34% of travelers already making domestic trips, compared to 14% for international.
- By the end of 2021, 81% of travelers expect to be regularly making domestic trips, compared to 44% for international travel.
- Travel restrictions are likely to be as much of a factor as intent in delaying the resumption of international business trips.
- International trips should pick up momentum during the final quarter of 2021, accelerating in Q1 2022.