Amadeus Cruise Direct Connect (solution for Cruise Lines)
The solution to all of your distribution needs
Amadeus Cruise Direct Connect is the most cost-effective worldwide distribution channel and a faster and more efficient way to book cruises. It enables cruise providers to focus on customer service and reduce call centre pressure and costs by increasing the automation rate; converting telephone bookings into online bookings.
Amadeus Cruise Direct Connect offers you a distribution solution in your key markets and a way to increase your sales via the wide Amadeus global network of travel agencies. From a technical standpoint, it is a connection between the Amadeus system and your own reservation system, enabling agencies to view their live, real-time inventory and availability when accessing our Sales & e-Commerce solutions.
What will Amadeus Cruise Direct Connect offer your business?
- Participation in the world’s most popular cruise-booking application-
45,000 Travel Agent Terminals!
- Direct access to travel agencies in key global cruise markets:
· Automated Cruise Distribution via Amadeus Sales & e-Commerce solutions:
The Amadeus User community is such a great reason for you as a Cruise Line to connect to Amadeus not only can you extend your sales force by having our agents sell your offer all around the world but you can also reduce distribution costs and increase travel agent efficiency as agents are using:
§ Amadeus Cruise- a fully browser based cruise desktop solution offering real time itinerary availability and pricing, ‘Fast Sell’ functionality for expert users, detailed multimedia content and a 24/7 support and help desk.
§ Amadeus e-Cruise Platform- multi-platform solution for travel agencies needing a web presence, online travel agencies (OLTAs) and non-traditional cruise bookers.
§ Amadeus Cruise API- which means:
Distribution via (amongst others) Online Travel Agencies,
Private-labeled Cruise B2B and B2C Applications
No additional cost to you the cruise line