Get-e partners with Travelport as a new ground transportation provider
Amsterdam, 2020—Today, worldwide ground transportation provider, Get-e launched an integration with Travelport. In short, this partnership provides travel agents with a solution to book Get-e’s ground transportation services.
To start, the agreement will have the scope to enable over 68,000 travel agencies. These agencies now search and book Get-e’s fleet. The Get-e fleet consists of taxis, saloons, minivans, and exec. vehicle services. The reason Get-e integrated with Travelport is to offer users an improved workflow. Agents book ground transportation providers within a single UI while directly connecting flight bookings. If agents now book ground transportation then Get-e assures a seamless means to and from major transit hubs.
Alexander van Deudekom, CEO at ground transportation provider Get-e, said:
“Travelport is a significant new strategic partner for Get-e. We now connected Get-e as a ground transportation provider to Travelport. As a result, connected agencies now book an easy and cost-effective way to book ground transportation. Get-e is delighted to partner with Travelport. This partnership provides seamless booking access to all agencies. Agencies get access to a range of our services at 900+ destinations. For Get-e on the other hand, this opens up new growth chances for our business.”
Erik Van Markus, director of strategic accounts at Travelport, said:
“We believe that the ability to connect agencies and travelers to an increasingly integrated and multimodal ecosystem of travel choices represents an opportunity to build a seamless experience that delivers real value for every part of the travel ecosystem. Our new relationship with Get-e will enable us to offer our customers an innovative platform for booking and managing their transit and onward travel needs. We look forward to working with the Get-e team towards our shared ambition for growth in Europe and beyond.”
The partnership is in conjunction with Travel and Transport Statesman, a UK-based employee-owned global travel management company specializing in corporate travel management, leisure travel, and group/meeting travel services.
Veronica Skvorova, technical operations manager at Travel and Transport Statesman, said:
“Travel and Transport Statesman’s partnership with Get-e enables us to provide our clients with a reliable ground transportation provider. We work with international companies from all across the globe, so giving them the ability to book all their worldwide ground transportation with Get-e via Travelport Smartpoint, no matter where they’re traveling to, lets them focus on what matters. We look forward to a long and successful partnership thanks to the excellent booking technology, product, and superior customer service Get-e provides to our team and Travel and Transport Statesman’s customers.
Get-e has positioned itself as the provider of choice for companies that are focused on a higher quality, more cost-effective, and less administrative solution for their ground transportation. Companies chose to partner with Get-e for its expertise in the global transportation market, quality transport partners, and ability to streamline operational processes for all stakeholders.
Currently, companies across the travel industry can book their rides with Get-e in 110 countries and more than 900 destinations. Get-e offers a complete cross-section of safe and secure vehicles, with the fleet offered including; Sedans, Minivans, Sprinters, and Coaches.
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Written by: Mark Hoff | Marketing Manager