News

Travelport Adds Transavia.com to GDS

Travelport Adds Transavia.com to GDS

Travelport and Dutch low-cost airline Transavia.com have announced a new agreement for the distribution of transavia.com’s content to Travelport-connected agencies. Initially the service is being piloted in Portugal with plans to make the content more widely available from Q4 2012.

Transavia.com carries more than five million passengers to over 100 destinations from bases in the Netherlands and France. The destinations include multiple airports in a number of countries including Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, Turkey, Germany, Austria and Greece.

Travelport Logo 2

“Expanding our global reach is an important part of our ongoing distribution strategy and an agreement with Travelport is the obvious way to achieve this,” said Rob van Dam, Vice President Sales of Transavia.com. “By accessing Travelport’s large customer base, we are opening up a valuable new channel for consumers to book our flights.”

Robin Ranken, Head of Airline Relationships for Europe at Travelport, added: “This is an important agreement for our travel agency customers worldwide, who currently are the only ones to have access to this content. We are delighted that Transavia.com has recognised the value that Travelport brings to airlines across the globe and we are excited about developing a long-term partnership with them.”

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

More in News

Barry Hammond Wins Trip to Thailand

Michael FloodJuly 18, 2019

Dublin Airport’s First Responders Programme Saves 28 Lives

Michael FloodJuly 18, 2019

Visit California Summer Roadshow Comes to Dublin

Ian BloomfieldJuly 18, 2019

A Visit to Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways

Ian BloomfieldJuly 18, 2019

ITTN’s Great Value Travel Deals – 18th July 2019

Neil SteedmanJuly 18, 2019

CAR Issues New Travel Agent Licence

Neil SteedmanJuly 18, 2019

Silversea Launches Collection of Grand Voyages

Michael FloodJuly 18, 2019

Orlando Announces Record 75 Million Visitors

Michael FloodJuly 18, 2019

Irish Ferries Family Holidays to Alton Towers & CBeebies Land

Neil SteedmanJuly 18, 2019

Copyright © 2019 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland