More than 100 million trips were made during the seven-day Spring Festival holiday

2022-06-21 0 By

According to the Ministry of Transport, 130 million trips are expected to be made by railways, highways, waterways and civil aviation during the seven-day Spring Festival holiday, up 31.7 percent from the same period in 2021 and down 69.2 percent from the same period in 2019 (pre-EPIDEMIC).Among them, 30.297 million passengers are expected to be transported by railway.91.27 million passengers were transported by highway;3.046 million passengers were transported by water;Civil aviation handled 5,009,000 passengers.Affected by factors such as increasing car ownership, regular epidemic prevention and control, and free passage of small buses during holidays, the structure of public travel continues to adjust, and private car travel is gradually increasing. The cumulative traffic volume of expressways during the seven-day Spring Festival holiday is estimated to be 239.46 million, up about 9% over the same period in 2021 (21.65 million).That’s down about 13% from the same period in 2019.Source | CCTV news