Amadeus e-Travel Management (Aergo) is planning to offer direct links to Europcar via its new functionality “e-Direct Connect for Cars”.
“With this functionality corporations retain access to the full range of content and pricing, the booking is seamlessly integrated with the TMC’s back office, and they have all the benefits that go with having a direct link to the car rental company,” explains Jér™me Destors, Commercial Director, Amadeus e-Travel.
Corporations signing up to “e-Direct Connect for cars” will benefit from the following features:
Integrated shopping basket experience including direct car reservations along with flight, hotel and rail services
Seamless connectivity to the inventory and rates of the content provider of their choice
Multiple parallel direct links search
Access to airport and non-airport car office locations
Direct invoicing via unique billing reference number
PNR integration on a range of travel distribution systems
Travel Management Companies will be able to offer all these features to their corporate customers and will be able to view the bookings made by their customers via the direct link.
“Europcar is the recognized technology leader in the car rental industry. With the direct link solution to Amadeus e-Travel Management we demonstrate again our commitment to make the booking process for business travellers fast and easy and to improve our services - yet another contribution to the objectives of our Global Quality Strategy. Corporations using this solution will have the highest connectivity and access level to our inventory and rates,” states Rafael Girona, COO Europcar International.