Global Distribution System
Our Global Distribution System provides integration services with Amadeus, Galileo, Sabre and Worldspan GDS includes with XML, API and Payment integration.
Global Distribution Systems or GDS systems are at the core of worldwide reservation and distribution systems used by online travel agents and travel companies. The major GDS providers are Sabre, Amadeus, Galileo, Abacus, Travelport and Wordspan
Using GDS Hotel XML or GDS Airline XML, travel companies can connect their websites to GDS systems to make bookings and check availability. We integrate it on your website using API’s (e.g. GDS Airline API and GDS Hotel API) to make the airline booking system or hotel booking system operational for users. GDS Travel XML integration can be implemented in a 2 ways – B2B and B2C.
B2C (Business to Customer) travel agents can sell travel products directly to their customers. The clients will use your web interface or mobile application to make bookings with immediate confirmation through SMS or email (via our GDS Travel API). GDS integration fulfills an automatic update of inventory information (pricing/availability). All the agents and B2C users get the same data immediately.
B2B (Business to Business) enables travel agents to sell the travel inventories through their site only, tracking all the bookings and sales by individual agents and commissions. In this case, agents can check the booking status, view reports and invoices, cancel the booking and generate commissions.
Amadeus gds is one of the most preferred GDS systems, offering deals on flights, hotels, transfers, sightseeing and cruise to travel management companies. Abacus Integration
Galileo GDS system, offered by TravelPort, is one of the most sophisticated global distribution systems used by agents, aggregators & hospitality companies.
The Sabre Global Distribution System unites more than 350,000 travel agents around the world, offering airline, hotel, cruise and car rental bookings. Sabre integration has been proven to improve travel agents’ productivity and efficiency.
Travelport is a global distribution system (GDS) business, operating in more than 170 countries. Travelport GDS makes possible the creation and integration of the unique travel applications with the help of strategic messaging platforms (Apollo XML and Galileo XML).
Worldspan is a provider of travel technology and content and a part of the Travelport GDS business. Which is used by travel agents and travel related websites to book airline tickets, hotel rooms, rental cars, tour packages and associated products.
We can provide any 3rd party XML and payment integration services such as railway, bus, train, car, cruise etc.
Global Distribution System FAQ
What is a GDS System?
Global distribution system (GDS) is a computerized reservation system for reserving airline seats, hotel rooms, rental cars, and other travel-related items.
Which travel agents need a GDS System?
Travel agents who need a GDS system include:
- Corporate Travel Agents
- Agents Booking Complex Itineraries
- High Volume Booking of Air-Only Travel
How does the GDS System work in the travel Industry?
A GDS is a worldwide conduit between travel bookers and suppliers, such as hotels and other accommodation providers. It communicates live product, price and availability data to travel agents and online booking engines, and allows for automated transactions.
How to choose a GDS, Global Distribution System, for your travel business?
If you are wondering how to choose a GDS, Global Distribution System, then follow given tips:
- Get IATA or ARC accreditation.
- Pass the GDS terminal training.
- Sign an agreement.
Negotiate competitive deals.
What are the major GDS systems?
Major GDS systems include:
What is the advantage of using the Amadeus GDS system?
Advantages of Amadeus GDS system include:
- Operating over 10+ years.
- The biggest global network of any of the GDS.
- The leading transaction processor of the global travel industry provides advanced technology solutions to travel agencies.
- The company handles complex transactions between travel sellers and travel providers.
Why is GDS Integration Important in the Travel Industry?
A GDS system is a search-based system that enables users to search for travel products from suppliers around the world and therefore the system will yield results with real-time pricing and availability comparisons. It is used to access international airline live knowledge and different travel-related services.
What are the benefits of using GDS?
Benefits of using GDS include:
- Increased Access to Travel Agents for More Bookings.
- More Efficient Booking Process.
- Bundling Options for Other Travel Needs.
- Less Expensive than Marketing.
- Integration with Property-Management Systems.
What is the advantage of using the Sabre GDS system?
The Sabre GDS system creates powerful travel applications by providing comprehensive end-to-end services to developers. It gives access to flexible and various services. It allows developers to create and test applications using Sabre APIs.
What is the advantage of using the Galileo GDS system?
For hotel owners, the primary benefit of the Galileo GDS system is the ability to distribute hotel rooms to travel agencies and customers on a global scale. This is achieved by providing travel agents with 24-hour live access to inventories and pricing information, allowing them to book rooms at the hotel for their customers.
What is the advantage of using the Travelport GDS system?
Travelport GDS allows travel agencies and travel management companies to offer their inventory with more enhanced and wide selections of travel contents for booking of flights and hotels with real-time data and best offers. It allows travel agents to integrate their Apollo, Galileo or Worldspan terminals on various devices all over the world, offering full mobility to the travel agents.
What is the advantage of using the Wordspan GDS system?
Worldspan is a universal global distribution system (GDS) provides travel distribution, technologies, and services for thousands of travel companies globally, including travel suppliers, travel agencies, corporations, and travel Websites. With Worldspan travel network travel agencies can get a huge number of airlines with great offers with real-time availability of seats, price changes and status of flights.