Princess, Cunard Enhance Air Booking Tool
Princess Cruises and Cunard Line are introducing new and enhanced features to Princess eZAir and Cunard CompleteAir, making airline travel easier to search, navigate and book for travel consultants.
The new design – now live – offers agents improved functionality to select departure and return flights separately, add a stopover flight segment, easily compare real-time flexible and restricted fares and review more detailed schedule displays.
“As a result of our continued commitment to innovate and support our retail partners, we’re pleased to add useful enhancements to Princess eZAir and Cunard CompleteAir, making them the industry’s best flight booking tools,” said John Chernesky, vice-president of North America sales for Princess Cruises and Cunard Line. “Now our travel consultants can simply navigate a more advanced and intuitive platform and seamlessly co-ordinate their clients’ air travel along with their cruise itinerary.”
In addition to the new design, agents will find a host of new and improved functionality, including: The ability to select departing and return flights independently – just like popular online shopping sites; Improved search filters to easily identify the best flight for clients based on preferred airlines, fare type, number of stops, departure time, price and duration; Easy comparison of flexible and restricted airfare options for the same flights; Logic-driven calendar to guide flight planning based on ship departure and arrival dates; Newly designed schedule displays detailing important information about type of aircraft, connections and layover times; Improved navigation allowing the travel consultants to move easily across the booking flow from each step of the process including Search, Select Departure, Select Return, Summary and Pay.
Princess eZAir and Cunard CompleteAir offer real-time, competitively priced flights that complement each cruise itinerary and include Late Arrival Protection.