Google Flights and carbon emissions

Google Flights and carbon emissions By on Oct 08, 2021 in Air Travel, Speciality Travel

Have you seen the recent changes to the flight search function on Google Flights?

Google Flights, an online flight booking search service which facilitates the purchase of airline tickets through third-party suppliers, has now added the reporting of a flight’s carbon impact to its search results. This new change, whilst perhaps only just a first step in the fight towards making travellers more accountable for their carbon footprint, is nevertheless an important one.

It clearly signposts the options with the least carbon emissions and, in so doing, highlights the often lower impact of direct flights.  For instance, if you fly from London to New York with Austrian on our example search, you’ll notice it might be the cheapest option, but that it is also the one that has the

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