Published on : Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Travelport has announced a new agreement with Right Cars, one of the fastest-growing car rental brands in the industry. Based in Brighton, UK, the company operates in 23 countries, providing car rental services in more than 140 locations including airport terminals.
The agreement enables over 68,000 Travelport-connected travel agencies to receive real-time access to Right Cars’ full inventory which is now available to shop, book and pay through Travelport’s innovative point of sale tool, Smartpoint, as well as via Travelport’s Universal API used by the OTAs and TMCs across the globe. The agreement further strengthens Travelport’s leadership position as one of the world’s leading B2B commerce platforms of car rental content, connecting travel agents to a world of travel choice from over 37,000 car rental locations globally who sell more than 94 million car rental days annually.
Richard Little, Co-founder and Company Chairman of Right Cars commented: “This deal strongly enhances Right Cars’ distribution capabilities, empowers our performance and provides additional opportunities to increase our customer base. Travelport delivers their travel choices to wide and high-value audiences around the world and we’re looking forward to develop a strong relationship in this key business channel.”
Stephen Matise, Travelport’s Global Head of Car and Ground Transportation Services added: “We’re pleased to commence collaboration with Right Cars, whose variety of services and array of vehicles further enriches Travelport’s unrivalled choice of global content, giving our customers the power to create and sell more personalized travel experiences.”