Tag: Travelport

Travelport reveals global trends in flight bookings ahead of Hajj 2019

Advanced flight bookings to airports around the holy city of Mecca ahead of this year’s Hajj have increased from Asia, Europe and Oceania, according to research by Travelport. According to the analysis, India (44,611) had the second-highest number of bookings in the world and the highest in Asia. As part of its study, Travelport analysed […]

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Travelport and Qantas pioneer NDC era for Asia-Pacific region

As the next step in its continuing support for Qantas’ New Distribution Capability, including the Qantas Distribution Platform (QDP), Travelport, a leading technology company serving the travel industry, has begun handling its first bookings with Qantas using IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard. The bookings are being made through Travelport Smartpoint in a live production […]

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Webjet and Travelport announce new long-term technology partnership

Travelport announced it has been awarded a new long-term technology contract by Australia and New Zealand’s top online travel agency, Webjet, following an extensive competitive bid process. Under the agreement, Webjet will participate in initiatives driven by Travelport involving IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard. NDC is a travel industry-supported programme launched by IATA that […]

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Travelport places an ‘X’ for non-binary gender travellers

Travelport implements a new booking code for non-binary airline passengers from June 1. The new code offers the option to choose ‘X’, rather than ‘M’ or ‘F’, when a passenger is required to provide such advance passenger information. Such information needs to be provided for customers travelling to or in transit to Algeria, Canada, China […]

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Travelport partners with Hong Kong International Airport to promote multi-modal transport services

Travelport announced a new agreement with Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) to promote the multi-modal connectivity services at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) to travel buyers in Asia, Europe and North America. HKIA is one of the busiest passenger airports across the globe connecting to over 220 destinations through over 120 airlines. In 2018, HKIA […]

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Travelport extends contract with United Airlines to introduce NDC initiatives

Travelport recently announced that United Airlines will continue its long-standing relationship with Travelport into 2021 as part of a multi-year agreement. This agreement demonstrates a joint commitment to deliver customer support and solutions for the benefit of travellers and travel agents alike. United has benefited already from Travelport’s Rich Content and Branding merchandising solution by […]

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Travelport records net revenue increase of 4%

Travelport reported a solid first quarter, led by its Beyond Air portfolio, particularly its travel payment solutions company eNett, which had an 81% increase in revenue. Travelport reported a net revenue increase of 4%, to USD 678 million. Net income increased 6%, to USD 59 million. The travel commerce platform increased 5%, to USD 653 […]

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Travelport and Priceline.com sign renewal agreement

Two online travel giants, Travelport and Priceline.com have recently announced that they have signed a long-term renewal agreement. According to the deal, Travelport will continue providing pricing, booking and ticketing technology and content to Priceline. “Travelport has proven to be a valued partner over the last twenty years in helping Priceline customers find and book […]

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Fiji Airways partners with Travelport for mobile application

Travelport, a travel commerce platform, recently signed an agreement with Fiji Airways which will enable Travelport to provide the airline with a mobile application powered by its new product- Travelport Fusion. With this mobile application, Travelport Fusion aims to keep the airlines updated with the rapid changes taking place in the technology. The new mobile […]

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Travelport secures partnership to expand ground transport bookings

Travelport has secured a new partnership with Ugo Transfers to expand the number of ground transport services offered to travel agents. Ugo Transfers, which aggregates ground transfer content will provide more than 68,000 travel agents globally with access to a wide range of ground transport services in over 100 countries. Bookings will be available on […]

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