Cross-border ticketing has elusive for travel companies, but US-based SilverRail is establishing industry standards for online B2B rail distribution globally — just like GDSs did in the air ticketing years ago.
Travel tech news from Zomato, iXiGo, JourneyMart, Ostrovok, CabForce, Impulse Flyer, Dimmi, Aeromobile, Austrian Tourist Office, VistaPrint and Burpple.
SNCF, the French Railway, says it may dump Rail Europe, SNCF’s marketing brand, while plotting moves in the online distribution of train tickets for inter-city routes in Europe.
HRG, Egencia, Inntopia, RateGain, Digital Alchemy, Masabi and IFE all feature in today’s news roundup of snippets from across the travel technology industry
Forget Silicon Valley, piles of VC money, giant online travel agencies and Google just for a moment – some of the most exciting developments in travel are taking place in Europe.
One of the biggest investment rounds so far in 2012 in travel revealed today with news that SilverRail Technologies has secured a $15 million in B Series funding.
More developments in Europe illustrating the rapid modernisation of rail ticketing and distribution with Spanish giant RENFE and RailEurope signing deals this week.
SilverRail Technologies has signed its first major online travel agency deal, powering what will be the new rail channel on European online travel agency Ebookers from 2012.
SilverRail Technologies has unveiled its search and ticketing platform which aims to integrate rail connections from across the globe into a single booking system.
Since the beginning of time in the travel industry, there has been a need for content aggregators of some description.