Travel Payments

(25 posts)

The latest travel payments news, trends and statistics on the Amadeus IT Group Corporate Blog, one of the most useful information sources for travel market professionals.

How to become a ‘Payment Master’ in the airline industry

Despite the growth of complexity in payments over the past 5 – 10 years, the fundamentals remain the same...

Shining light on credit card fraud in the indirect channel for airlines

Credit card fraud is a worldwide problem and the travel industry offers fertile ground for criminals....

Beyond the buzzwords: cloud computing and Amadeus

Many people assume that the now seemingly ubiquitous term cloud computing is about running a large collection...


How fraud nearly stopped me from going home

Have you ever needed to buy a flight at the last minute? Not long ago, I did. I had just found out I would...

Seamless, omnichannel approach keys to success for e-commerce players

The Insights EMEA 2015 conference hosted by our partner GlobalCollect in Amsterdam brought together key e-commerce...

Airlines take note – 999 days until new payment security standard deadline

Visa Europe has issued a deadline to acquiring banks using its network that all airline merchants should...


UATP Airline Distribution event explores evolving world of travel payments

Industry leaders gathered in Athens, Greece for an airline distribution event, hosted by UATP, the private...

Elavon 2015 Travel Symposium brings payments and travel industry experts together in New Orleans

The 12th edition of the Elavon Travel Symposium brought together key players in the payments and travel...

Travel payments take centre stage at ATPS in San Francisco

The 8th annual Global Airline & Travel Payments Summit – held recently in San Francisco  brought...


The secret payment ingredients to unlock a world of Chinese tourism: Alipay and UnionPay

Amadeus has recently signed agreements with two key payment players in China: Alipay and UnionPay. Alipay...

How can you create a simple and seamless payment experience for your customers?

During the Amadeus Digital Conference in Madrid (4-5 June), airlines from around the globe discovered...

Dynamic Currency Conversion empowers travellers with the freedom to choose

When travelling abroad we often face many choices, but they are usually related to things that we are used...