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Lux Express conquers the market of St. Petersburg within one and a half month

08.11.2012

More than 500 travelling packages for 2 people sold online during one and a half month has ranked passenger transportation company Lux Express as one of ten most popular tourism services among citizens of St. Petersburg who have chosen the Baltic States as their travelling destination.

“Although only one and a half month has passed since we launched a new product - tourism portal travel.luxexpress.eu for purchasing travelling packages, in which approximately 100 thousand EUR was invested, we already see that it was the right decision. Providing travelling packages for Russian tourists, where transportation, hotel and relax costs are included, we have made planning of the trip easier and more comfortable,” says the Chairman of the Board Hannes Saarpuu.

Sales data of Lux Express show that travellers from Russia prefer rather economical than a luxury packages. Among the most active Russian travelers are young tourists: friends and couples who have Schengen visa. Representatives of the company predict a rapid increase of demand for travelling packages to the Baltic states before the Christmas and New Year.

Outlining the company’s future plans, Mr. Saarpuu notes: “We are going to develop this service also within the Baltic States as well as provide a possibility to Russian tourists buy a full travelling package to Finland. The long term aim of the company is to develop easy and comfortable process of trip planning to all destinations of Lux Express.

Portal travel.luxexpress.eu offers its visitors a number of special discounts available for travelling packages, that fit a wide variety of needs of economic and luxury type of travellers.

Lux Express Group is a leading passenger transportation company in the Baltic states, offering the most frequent international connections between the Baltic states, Russia and individual EU countries.

Additional information:
Hannes Saarpuu
The Chairman of the Board
Phone: +372 6 813 471
Fax: +372 6 800 901
E-mail: hannes.saarpuu@luxexpress.eu