Concur Travel integrates Lufthansa and BA NDC content

Buying Business Travel | September 19, 2019

Corporates and their TMCs using Concur Travel can now ‘turn on’  content from Lufthansa and British Airways, according to SAP Concur.The company said it has been “working diligently” with Lufthansa Group airlines using Smart Offer, BA, Travelfusion, Farelogix and several TMCs to create connectivity.When clients enable NDC content, SAP Concur said they will avoid carrier-imposed GDS distribution cost charges – currently £14 per leg on Lufthansa Group airlines and £9 per leg on BA and Iberia. It will also ensure companies have access to fares that are not available in the GDSs, such as Lufthansa’s lowest fares, which can only be booked direct or via an NDC-enabled channel.

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Consumerization, mobile technologies, the sheer availability of data along with the ability to share it-these are the market realities that simultaneously challenge the managed travel industry and inspire it with a broad scope of opportunity. Mobile technologies, in particular, have enabled corporate travelers to search for travel content whenever and wherever they desire.

Spotlight

Consumerization, mobile technologies, the sheer availability of data along with the ability to share it-these are the market realities that simultaneously challenge the managed travel industry and inspire it with a broad scope of opportunity. Mobile technologies, in particular, have enabled corporate travelers to search for travel content whenever and wherever they desire.

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