Wednesday, March 12 16:53:31
The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) today said it welcomes the announcement that Ryanair has signed a partnership deal with Travelport.
The move will make it easier for travel agents to access Ryanair flight bookings both online and offline through the Travelport interface.
Pat Dawson, CEO of the ITAA said, "The ITAA are delighted with the announcement that Ryanair and Travelport will be working in partnership. The move will make it easier for our travel agents to book air fares efficiently and it will be particularly of use for business travel. Anything that allows us to offer better value, security and choice to Irish consumers will always be met with open arms."
Travelport are a leading distribution services and e-commerce provider globally and Ryanair hopes that this new distribution deal will see their business travel double over the next two years.
The Irish Travel Agents Association represents Ireland's travel industry and was founded in 1971. The Association brings together 100 member companies covering 161 outlets in different towns and cities throughout the Republic of Ireland. ITAA members are licensed by the Commisson for Aviation Regulation and fully bonded providing full financial protection for their customers.