and Entee Global Services have joined forces to offer Amadeus Ferry (UK), the most comprehensive solution for fast, efficient ferry reservations.
managing director - Amadeus UK
With access to all the main ferry providers operating out of the UK, this new tool for travel agents will be accessed through the widely deployed Amadeus AgentNet desktop portal.
Via fast, accurate real time links to more ferry company reservation systems, AgentNet users will now be able to make secure bookings with leading providers such as: Brittany Ferries; Condor Ferries; Eurotunnel; Hoverspeed; Irish Ferries; Northlink Ferries; all P&O ferry companies; Red Funnel; SeaFrance and Stena Line.
By incorporating Amadeus Ferry (UK) into AgentNet, which combines the best of travel content on the World Wide Web with Amadeus` comprehensive range of reservations tools, Amadeus enables agents to access additional destination content as well as combining multiple services such as ferry, car and bed-and-breakfast into a single streamlined process.
Using a full graphical user interface (GUI), Amadeus will offer the most comprehensive and user-friendly ferry solution currently available in the UK. Key benefits include:
¯ Route maps and cabin photos
¯ Real-time links to ferry provider systems
¯ Quick fare quotes including Special Offers
¯ Automated commission payments
Managing Director of Amadeus in the UK, Arnaud Debuchy
said “Working closely with our agency customers, this partnership is further evidence of how Amadeus strives to create and enhance new revenue streams for travel agents. Through our strategic partnership with Entee Global Services, we have significantly increased our ferry content. A comprehensive range of ferry operators combined with better integration through Amadeus AgentNet will make it even easier, and faster for agents throughout the UK to offer an even better service to their ferry travelling customers”.
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