Taxi rides join Amadeus

BANGKOK, 10 March 2015: Blacklane’s global professional driver service will soon be available in all Amadeus channels, as the first provider in the Amadeus Taxi & Transfer application.

Blacklane delivers reliable ground transportation services that travel agents can now book online on their Amadeus terminals without switching to a different platform.

They can pre-booked Blacklane cars with professional drivers at fixed prices in over 50 countries.

The service includes transfers to and from airports, hotels and other destinations that can be booked at the same time as flights and hotel accommodation.

inside no 6Amadeus’ presence throughout the travel chain enables the service to be included with the traveller’s Passenger Name Record (PNR) and the agency’s back-office.

It will be phased in first for online travel agencies by June this year followed by a fourth quarter launch on airline websites.

Finally it will be available in all Amadeus channels, including corporate self-booking tool Amadeus e-Travel Management and travel agencies’ point of sale Amadeus Selling Platform.

Blacklane connects passengers with spare capacities of licensed  professional drivers who carry full insurance.