Meaning of “short-haul” in the English Dictionary


"short-haul" in Business English

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short-hauladjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈʃɔːthɔːl/ us TRANSPORT

travelling or transporting people or goods over a short distance:

Airlines have dropped meals altogether on many short-haul flights.
He predicted that some short-haul carriers would shut down.
The more crowded the skies, the less attractive flying becomes, particularly in valuable short-haul markets such as Europe.

(Definition of “short-haul” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)