XJ enters slack tourism season after the week long national day holiday. Currently, airlines in XJ promote discount tickets and special tickets to boost their business.
Reporter learned that tickets of 900 yuan for the flights from Urumqi to Shanghai and Beijing, and tickets with discount of 65 percent for the flights from Urumqi to Chengdu and Xi'an are provided currently. Meanwhile, for the flights in Xinjiang including Urumqi to Kashgar, Korla, Hotan and Aksu, there are also tickets of high discount rate if passenger book them three days in advance.
It is also learned that starting late Oct., the price of air tickets will drop by a big margin. Apart from the fall of passenger flow, the competitiveness among airlines is one of the reasons.