Swoop Partners With Expedia On Flight & Hotel Packages
Bruce Parkinson, Open Jaw
WestJet’s ULCC subsidiary Swoop has announced a collaboration with Expedia Group to offer flight and hotel packages through ‘Swoop Getaways.’
Currently, Swoop flies to 17 destinations in Canada, the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean. Through Expedia Group, travellers are now able to choose from thousands of accommodations atFlySwoop.com.
Swoop is promising competitive package rates with savings on average of 15% off their hotel price.
"We are always looking for ways to optimize our travellers' experience, from start to finish," says Steven Greenway, President, Swoop. "By partnering with Expedia Group, we are making it easier for our valued travellers to customize their vacations at a price-point that works for their lifestyle. This not only benefits our travellers, it paves the way for expanding the offerings Swoop can provide."
Travellers only requiring a flight can also access all Swoop flights directly onExpedia.caor Swoop's website.
Shelby Reed, Regional Vice President, North America, Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS) brand, Expedia Group says: "As the B2B partnership brand of Expedia Group, we are proud to be fuelling Swoop's growth through our Expedia for Partners template solution. Our collaboration enables Swoop to offer both flights and hotels, with competitive package rates, for the first time through its own booking engine.”
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