Avis Budget Extends Partnership With Travelport

Courtesy of Travelport
Courtesy of Travelport

Avis Budget Group Inc. has extended its partnership with Travelport, a travel commerce platform that focuses on distribution, technology, payment, and other services to the global travel industry.

The new, multi-year agreement will allow Avis Budget continued access to Travelport's travel commerce platform — where Avis Budget can showcase its available vehicle inventory and suite of ancillary products and services, according to the company.

"We're pleased to extend our relationship with Travelport," said Scott Deaver, executive vice president and chief marketing officer, Avis Budget Group. "Showcasing our products and services on their Travel Commerce Platform gives travelers more choice and flexibility when booking car rental and provides a great opportunity for us to accelerate growth."

"With Travelport's industry-leading technology and services, Avis Budget Group will be able to deliver rates and availability in a visually rich and cohesive way to connect with travel agents worldwide," said Niklas Andreen, senior vice president and managing director, hospitality, Travelport.

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