Chinese New Year Travel Boosts Car Rental Bookings

China’s car rental industry expects a busy season for the Chinese New Year on Feb. 9-15, according to China Daily on Jan. 28

Renting a car is the one of the most attractive options at this point for travelers since train tickets are now limited and airfare rates can be high. During national holidays, drivers are also exempt from expressway toll fees, the article states.

China Auto Rental in Beijing reported that 95% of its inventory has already been booked for the holiday.

View the full article from China Daily and the expected rental demand in the coming weeks by clicking on the URL:
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/cndy/2013-01/28/content_16178731.htm


Related news: Avis Explores Growth Opportunities in China

Comment On This Story

Name:  
Email:  
Comment: (Max. 10000 characters)  
Please leave blank:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

Newsletter: Sign up to receive latest news, articles, and much more.

Read the latest

Auto Focus Blog: A blog covering fleets, auto rental and the business of cars

Autonomous Vehicles and the Changing Role of the Fleet Manager

With fewer drivers and substantially longer fleet lifecycles, fleet managers will pivot to new job functions.

2017: Fleet Mix Will Be Paramount

Car rental companies are migrating to vehicle segments with better residual values, though not without bumps in the road.

Auto Rental Summit: Five Trend Lines

Taking in the seminars, discussions, and networking at the 2016 Auto Rental Summit, trend lines emerged around shifts in model mix, data protection issues, increasing labor costs, workforce engagement, and new platforms to rent cars.

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.