Egencia Advantage to help business travellers throughout their journey

Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia group announced Egencia Advantage- a new global programme of services designed to support business travellers throughout their entire journey. From airport lounge access to traveller risk management, travel visa services and beyond, the new programme provides travellers with extra perks that improve satisfaction on the road for greater efficiency and productivity, while giving companies the means to improve their travel programmes.

Mark Hollyhead, Chief Operating Officer, Egencia said, “As a leading travel management company (TMC), we are going beyond booking to offer travellers the best-in-class integrated experience at all touch points that make corporate travel as efficient and enjoyable as possible.”

Under Egencia Advantage, the global aggregator of airport lounge information – LoungeBuddy will ease the experience for business travellers if they are delayed at the airport or have a long layover. Through a global network of partners including CIBT visas, Egencia now offers unrivalled travel visa processing services, which include visa application, renewal or replacement needs around the world.

AirHelp will facilitate business travellers to apply for compensation from the respective airlines following a flight disruption. AirHelp supports passengers who experience a delayed or cancelled the flight, or a missed connection within the EU, leaving the EU or arriving in the EU with a European airline.