Travelport was the first GDS provider to offer electronic ticketing.
Travelport is a leading Travel Commerce Platform providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry.
Travelport Travel Commerce Platform enables travel providers, travel agencies, corporations and developers to connect. This increases profitability and drives commercial success across the business-to-business (“B2B”) travel marketplace.
As travel industry demands evolve, Travelport is utilizing its Platform to redefine the distribution and merchandising of airline core and ancillary products, as well as extending its reach into the growing world of travel commerce beyond air, including hotel, car rental, rail, cruise and tour operators.
Travelport has leveraged its domain expertise in the travel industry to design a pioneering B2B payment solution that addresses the needs of travel intermediaries to efficiently and securely settle travel transactions. They also utilize the extensive data managed by our platform to provide an array of additional services, such as advertising solutions, subscription services, business intelligence data services, and marketing-oriented analytical tools to travel providers, travel agencies and other travel data users.
Through Technology Services Travelport provides critical IT solutions to airlines, such as shopping, ticketing and departure control applications. This enables them to focus on their core business competencies and reduce costs.