Off-Peak

Updated: 2017-03-27.

Off-peak refers to the slowest travel season, independently determined; what may be off-peak tourism season for France might be peak season for Australia.

On some forms of transportation, such as rail transport, peak and off-peak may refer to different times of the day rather than seasons; peak may correspond to a local rush hour, while off-peak may coincide with weekends and holidays.

See also: Shoulder Season.

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