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Vueling launches Vueling Holidays powered by Expedia Partner Solutions

Nov 9, 2018
The new service allows holidaymakers to book flights and hotels together through the same channel and at a competitive price

Vueling Airlines, low cost carrier part of IAG group, and Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS), a B2B brand of Expedia Group, launch Vueling Holidays, a new offer that will provide affordable flight and hotel travel packages to the airline’s passengers for the first time.

In an exclusive agreement, Vueling Holidays, powered by Expedia’s white-labelled online template, gives travelers access to flight and hotel package deals, including Expedia Group’s global supply of more than 500,000 accommodations in over 25,000 destinations worldwide.

Vueling Holidays, through its collaboration with EPS, will look to expand their travel packages in the future, for example, to include activities and experiences.

Samuel Lacarta, Digital Director, Vueling, says: “At Vueling, one of our main objectives is to provide a great customer experience from booking right through to in-destination activities. By launching Vueling Holidays, collaborating with EPS, we’ve been able to make planning and booking a holiday more seamless and can now offer great package deals at competitive prices to help our customers get more for their money.”

Ariane Gorin, President, EPS, says: “EPS unlocks the power of Expedia Group for our travel partners and Vueling Holidays is a great example of this being put into practice.  By giving Vueling access to our wide range of travel supply, unparalleled support and cutting-edge technology, we enable them to build even better experiences for their travelers, in the way that works best for their business.

“With more than 20 years at the leading edge of travel technology, our global network of dedicated experts is well-placed to support Vueling in the launch and expansion of its new package holiday platform. We are proud to be helping to bring competitive packages and unforgettable travel experiences to the airline’s customers.”

Vueling Holidays is currently available in Spain, Italy and the UK.

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About Expedia Partner Solutions

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About Vueling

Vueling, part of the IAG group, was founded in July 2004 with two Airbus A320s, four routes and a commitment to offer excellent customer service at highly competitive fares. Today, the first airline in cities such as Barcelona, Bilbao and Florence, operates a total of more than 330 routes through 130 cities in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with a fleet of 114 aircraft and 30 million passengers transported in 2017.