Skyscanner is a global travel search site that provides online comparisons for a number of flights, car rentals, and hotels. It enables its users to access price lists related to its categories.
It provides its users with the ability to receive price lists by entering information such as destination, dates, and number of personnel.
Skyscanner carries out its operation in a number of languages.
Skyscanner was founded on May 16, 2003, and is based in Edinburgh, Scotland. It operates additional offices in the United Kingdom, Singapore, Beijing, Miami and Barcelona.
Skyscanner was founded by Bonamy Grimes, Barry Smith, and Gareth Williams.
On November 24, 2016 the company was acquired by Ctrip for $1.7 billion.
|Sequoia Capital, Artemis, Vitruvian Partners, Baillie Gifford, Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Yahoo! Japan|
|Y, 2007||Y, 2008||Y, 2009||Y, 2010||Y, 2011||Y, 2012||Y, 2013||Y, 2014||Y, 2015|
|£1.4 m||£2.1 m||£3.6 m||£8.8 m||£15.3 m||£33.5 m||£65.8 m||£92.9 m||£119.7 m|
Revenue growth, %
Cost of sales
|£14.7 m||£21.4 m||£35.3 m|
|£900 k||£1.6 m||£1.7 m||£6.5 m||£11.1 m||£25.3 m||£51.1 m||£71.5 m||£84.5 m|
Gross profit Margin, %
Operating expense total
|£700 k||£1.2 m||£3.1 m||£5.2 m||£7.7 m||£17.3 m||£33.4 m||£58.9 m||£71.9 m|
|£24.1 m||£17 m||£17.6 m|
EBITDA margin, %
|£200 k||£300 k||(£1.4 m)||£1.3 m||£3.4 m||£8 m||£17.7 m||£10.8 m||£12.6 m|
EBIT margin, %
|£200 k||(£300 k)||(£1 m)||£1.3 m||£2.4 m||£4.9 m||£14.4 m||£7.4 m||£13.3 m|
|May, 2010||May, 2011||Dec, 2012||Dec, 2013||Dec, 2014||Dec, 2015|
|2.6 m||30 m||40 m|
Monthly Active Users
|12.9 m||22.6 m||30.4 m||44.9 m|
Total Ticket Value
|$7.6 b||$11.3 b|