Half-term holiday con: Families face paying NINE TIMES more for Europe getaway as schools break up
- Airlines are pushing half-term holiday fares up, Daily Mail price analysis shows
- This comes as experts have warned of expensive half-term getaways this May
- Which? travel editor Rory Boland has called the pricing situation ‘depressing’
Airlines are piling more misery on hard-pressed families by pushing half-term holiday fares up to nine times the usual price.
Experts warned the May school break could be one of the most expensive half-term getaways for years.
Analysis by the Daily Mail of holiday prices in the week before and during half-term found a Ryanair flight to Nice on May 23 cost £12.99 – rising to £125.99 the following Monday.
British Airways (BA) was…