Published on : Monday, October 23, 2017
The multi-year deal will see Avis Car Rental and Budget Car Rental as the only car rental brands that will be available via booking through British Airways, Iberia and Iberia Express.
Mark Servodidio, the president, international, Avis Budget Group said that the new agreement with IAG is a proof of the commitment to serve the partners and the customers with the best-in-class products and service.
A seamless travel solution is expected with a strong relationship and was looking forward for the collaboration.
Through the agreement there will be exclusivity in the IAG’s loyalty programs that will include British Airways Executive Club, Aer Club from Aer Lingus, Iberia Plus and the Avios Trade Rewards Programme.
Budget Car Rental till date was available for booking via the British Airways Executive Club, Avios Travel Rewards Programme and the Iberia Plus loyalty programs.
Silvia Cairo, the head of commercial planning and policy, IAG said that the partnership was more than 20 years when the Avis Car Rental teamed up with their loyalty programme, Iberia Plus that was followed by the Bristish Airways Executive Club.
He was happy to renew the agreement with the Avis Budget Group and take the relationship further to provide a complete range of car rental options to their airlines.