Fly less,
achieve more

By reducing frequent flying, while making the most of rail journeys and virtual collaboration, companies can innovate purposeful travel and see benefits for both their business and the planet.

Reduce your corporate travel emissions by -50% or more of pre-Covid levels by 2025 or sooner.​

Commitments from the biggest business flyers can shift the dial on global corporate air travel emissions. Prioritising sustainability and new ways to perform while flying less will lead to competitive advantage.

Global air travel is the most climate-intensive form of transport.

And this is only set to rise.

Business travel
represents approximately
15-20% of global air travel

Business travelers
make up to 75% of revenues
on certain flights

Given companies’ significant purchasing power and leverage, businesses now have a unique opportunity to influence the acceleration of sustainable aviation and improved rail services, by reducing flying and voicing demand for clean travel options. 
Consumers, investors and employees are more concerned by the impacts of climate change than ever before. If businesses fall out of step with expectations, their reputation is at risk. Demonstrating a commitment to sustainability and adopting planet friendly travel policies, will enhance their image, appeal and overall success.

Are companies
Traveling Smart?

Find out how 328 businesses across the world are performing on commitments to reduce corporate travel and report air travel emissions.

Company
Country
Sector
Target
Year
Target
Specificity
Reporting
Specificity
Total
Score
A
Swiss Re
Switzerland
Finance
-50%
2023
AT target
AT reporting
13.5
Target Type: Absolute
Years since target announced**: 2
Years of reporting***: 4
CDP reporting: yes
Reporting non-CO2: yes
2019 air travel emissions: 73,108 tCO2e (non-CO2 incl.) – CO2 only: 38,478 tCO2
yes
A
Lloyds Banking Group
United Kingdom
Services
-50%
2023
BT target
AT reporting
13
Target Type: Absolute
Years since target announced**: 2
Years of reporting***: 4
CDP reporting: yes
Reporting non-CO2: yes
2019 air travel emissions: 20,174 tCO2e (non-CO2 incl.) – CO2 only: 11,867 tCO2
yes
B
SPIE
France
Consulting
-20%
2025
BT target
BT reporting
9
Target Type: Absolute
Years since target announced**: 1
Years of reporting***: 4
CDP reporting: yes
Reporting non-CO2: no
2019 air travel emissions: 18,141 tCO2
no
B
Tietoevry
NEW COMPANY
Finland
Technology
-47%
2030
BT target
BT reporting
8.5
Target Type: Intensity
Years since target announced**: 3
Years of reporting***: 4
CDP reporting: yes
Reporting non-CO2: no
2019 air travel emissions: 15,764 tCO2
yes
C
CVS Health
United States of America
Retail
-
Broader target (incl. BT)
BT reporting
4.5
Target Type:
Years since target announced**:
Years of reporting***: 4
CDP reporting: yes
Reporting non-CO2: no
2019 air travel emissions: 82,202 tCO2
yes
C
L'Oréal
France
Retail
-
Broader target (incl. BT)
BT reporting
4
Target Type:
Years since target announced**:
Years of reporting***: 4
CDP reporting: yes
Reporting non-CO2: no
2019 air travel emissions: 126,857 tCO2
no
D
Arthur Cox LLP
Ireland
Consulting
-
Broader target (incl. BT)
Scope 3 reporting
1.5
Target Type:
Years since target announced**:
Years of reporting***: 1
CDP reporting: no
Reporting non-CO2: no
2019 air travel emissions:
no
D
ExxonMobil
United States of America
Oil and Gas
-
No target
Insufficient information
-1
Target Type:
Years since target announced**:
Years of reporting***:
CDP reporting: no
Reporting non-CO2: no
2019 air travel emissions:
no

The ranking gathers data from 322 businesses across the world, targeting the biggest corporate flying emitters from different sectors. The ranking reveals that while the majority of companies report travel emissions, only a minority of companies commit to their reduction. If 10% of the largest emitters set 50% reduction targets, this would go half the way towards achieving the 2025 target and staying within 1.5°C global warming.

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