|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 23, 2011
VisaHQ Teams Up With Travelocity To Make Passport and Visa Services More Efficient For Travelers.
Travelocity is well known for having great deals on hotels, airfare and vacation packages for travelers from around the world. Thanks to its relationship with VisaHQ, Travelocity users will be able to see passport and visa requirements instantly while they are searching for and booking their trips.
VisaHQ enables travelers to apply for visas and passports from the comfort of their own home by supplying them with all of the information they need to obtain their travel documentation as well as customer support and lost or stolen passport and visa expediting services.
To see a screen shot within Travelocity of the sign up process click here.
"Incorporating the VisaHQ system within Travelocity further enhances the Travelocity user experience, said Noreen Henry, senior vice president, global partner services, Travelocity. “This is a natural fit to help travelers streamline the often confusing and tedious process of applying for passports and visas."
"We are very excited about our partnership with Travelocity,” said Adam Reiner, vice president marketing, VisaHQ.com. “By working with Travelocity.com we are able to further help millions of travelers be one step closer to their trip. Our easy-to-use system helps to make the traveler’s life easier with our real-time updates, our lost or stolen passport and visa expediting services and by providing them with access to our comprehensive databases of embassies, consulates and visa and passport requirements."
Travelocity® is committed to being the traveler's champion – before, during and after the trip – and provides the most comprehensive and proactive guarantee in the industry (http://www.travelocity.com/guarantee). This customer-driven focus, backed by 24/7 live phone support, competitive prices and powerful shopping technology has made Travelocity one of the largest travel companies in the world. Travelocity also owns and operates: Travelocity Business® for corporate travel; igougo.com, a leading online travel community; lastminute.com, a leader in European online travel; and ZUJI, a leader in Asia-Pacific online travel. Travelocity is owned by Sabre Holdings Corporation, a world leader in travel marketing and distribution.