Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has formed a new partnership with CarTrawler, the world’s leading B2B travel technology platform, to provide guests with car hire and ground transportation options.
CarTrawler’s technology will enable guests travelling with Air Seychelles or other airlines to book car rentals, hotel and airport transfers, and other modes of ground transport through www.airseychelles.com.
The technology platform is used by more than 100 airlines around the world and is available in all markets where Air Seychelles operates, including Mahé and Praslin in Seychelles. Remco Althuis, Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles, said: “Our strategic partnership with CarTrawler will better meet the needs of our guests, who are increasingly looking for a one stop shop where they can book their flights, hotels and ground transport. Air Seychelles is looking to move into this direction and our partnership with CarTrawler is the first step in the process.”
Aileen McCormack, Chief Commercial Officer of CarTrawler, said: “We are pleased that CarTrawler has partnered with Air Seychelles and will be providing industry leading travel technology solutions to the airline. We look forward to working with Air Seychelles on developing cutting edge innovations that will facilitate their customers’ journey and increase revenue streams for the airline.”
About Air Seychelles
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. As the main driver of tourism in Seychelles, it is a core pillar of the national economy.
The airline offers international flights to Johannesburg, Mauritius, Mumbai and Tel Aviv as well as charter services on demand. On the domestic network, Air Seychelles operates daily domestic flights between Mahe and Praslin as well as charter services throughout the archipelago.
In 2020, Air Seychelles won the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards. The full service carrier was also recognized as ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class’ and ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew ’at World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Winners Day.