GDS and OTA Channels | Pricing


OTA and GDS Channel Connections, Negotiated Rates and Meta Search

Get seamless two-way integration with automatic booking import and synchronized availability and rate updates.

All managed in your PMS with pricing and allocation tools for flexibility and control to multiple online channels.

Flexible Pricing Plans

BookingCenter offers a seamless connection to hundreds of OTA Channels with synchronized integration of rates, availability, and bookings.

Get flexible pricing plans with a fixed monthly price for unlimited bookings, or a ‘per transaction’ fee. Contact us for pricing that fits your Channel mix.


Click the specific OTA you are interested in for additional information on signing up.

 *OTA prices are estimated based on feedback from our global clients. ‘Payment Info’ refers to how the OTA pays you, the hotelier.

High exposure OTA (Online Travel Agency) Programs

Booking.comPricelineAgodaTrip Advisor
Booking.com OTA Channel: Booking.com
Summary: Part of the Priceline Group, Booking.com is one of the world’s leading full-service online travel agencies.
Affiliates: Priceline, Agoda, BedHunter.com, etc.
Target Market: Global
Contract Requirement: Requires an agreement with Booking.com. Requires a 3rd party to access – Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Direct
OTA Channel: Priceline.com
Summary: One-stop-shop for travelers looking for great deals on hotels, rental cars and flights with a unique set of savings products
Affiliates: Booking.com,  Agoda, Kayak, Opentable.com, Rentalcars.com,
Target Market: Global
Contract Needed: Requires an agreement with Booking.com. Requires a 3rd party to access – Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Worldspan or Booking;com Direct. 
OTA Channel: Agoda.com
Summary: Part of the Priceline Group. Established presence in Southeast Asia via direct relationships with local hotels. 
Affiliates: 5000 Affiliates including Bangkok Airlines and China Airlines, etc. 
Target Market: Distributing Global hotels to consumers worldwide, particularly in Asia Pacific.
Contract Needed: Requires a merchant agreement with Agoda. Requires a 3rd party to access – Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Direct
OTA Channel: TripAdvisor – TripConnect and Review Express
Summary: As a Certified TripAdvisor partner, we provide real-time availability and booking capability through TripConnect and Review Express. Learn more about the BookingCenter and TripAdvisor Partnership
Target Market: Global
Contract Requirement: Merchant agreement 
Connectivity: Direct
ExpediaHotels.comOrbitzTravelocity
OTA Channel: Expedia.com 
Summary: Expedia is one of the world’s leading full-service online travel agencies.
Affiliates: Hotels.com, Hotwire,  HomeAway, Travelocity, Trip, Trivago
Target Market: Global
Contract Needed: Requires a merchant agreement with Expedia. Requires a 3rd party to access -Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Direct

OTA Channel: Hotels.com
Summary:  Hotels.com is part of Expedia Inc with properties ranging from international chains and all-inclusive resorts to local favorites and bed & breakfasts
Target Market: Global
Contract Needed: Requires a merchant agreement with Expedia. Requires a 3rd party to access -Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Direct
OTA Channel: Orbitz.com
Summary:  Orbitz is part of Expedia Inc where consumers can book a broad range of hotels, flights, car rentals, cruises, vacation packages and destination activities.
Affiliates: orbitzforbusiness.com, www.ebookers.com
Target Market: Global 
Contract Needed: Requires a merchant agreement with Expedia. Requires a 3rd party to access -Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Direct
OTA Channel: Travelocity.com
Summary: Travelocity is part of Expedia Inc and is one of the world’s leading full service online travel brands.
Target Market: Global 
Contract Needed: Requires a merchant agreement with Expedia. Requires a 3rd party to access -Extra fee will be assessed
Connectivity: Direct

Niche OTA (Online Travel Agency) Programs

Connect to specialized travel agents who serve niche travel markets. As a BookingCenter customer you can connect your PMS directly to these Niche OTA’s using any of our PMS products.

2P Ventures (UCOB Ventures AG)
AboutRooms
AbreuOnline.com
AC Central Reservations
AC Hotel Experts
AccessAllRooms.com
ACCORMarketplace
ActionTravel
Agoda
Air Mauritius
All About Hawaii
Allegiant Air
AlphaRooms.com
AlphaToursDubai.com
Amb.io
American Tours International (ATI)
Asia Hotel Navigation (AHN)
AsiaMiles.com
AsiaTravel.com
BA.com
Best Day Travel
BICO
Bonotel
Booked.net
Bookit.com
British Airways Holidays
Choosenfly
Classic Vacations
ClickTripz
Condo Connection
Constellation Network SAS
Costco Travel
Ctrip
Darina Holidays
DeluxeRewards.com
DER Touristik GmbH & Co KG
DestinationElite
Destinations of the World
Destinology
Discover Australia Holidays
Ehotel.com
EET Destination
Escales International
Excite Holidays
Ezeego One Travel and Tours
FastPayHotels.com
Fasten Tours
Forerez.com
Flight Centre Travel Group
Fasten Tours
Gateway.BE
Getaroom
G.M Tour and Travel
Go Global Travel
GolfSwitch.com
GolfZoo
GTA (Gulliver's Travel Associates)
HebsDigital.com
HIS
HIS Travel
Historic Hotels of America
Hoojoozat
Horse21
Hotelbeds
HotelDirect
HotelMap
HotelsCombined
HotelSkanner
HotelTonight
Hotusa
Inns en Route
Island Destinations
JackRabbit Systems
JTB Corporation
Kayak
Keytel
Kiwi Collection
LasVegas.com
LateRooms
Letsgo2
LondonTown
Looking for Booking
Luxe Tour Worldwide
Mark Travel
MLT Vacations
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
North American Hosts
One Night Mobile App
Ottila International
Overseas Travel
Pan Pacific Travel
Pearl of Arabia
Pilgo
Pleasant Holidays
Prestigia
Qunar
Redcap Tour
Reserve Direct
RezLive
RoomGenie
Room Key
Silver Wing Travel
Ski.com
Skipper
Sno’n’Ski
Sodis Travel
Splendia
StashRewards
Stay247
Stella Travel
Suite Story
Suiteness
SW Travel
Tablet Hotels
Taobao
Tek Travel
The AOT Group
The Guestbook
The OzAccom Group
The Vision
Think Hotels Ltd
Ticati
Tourico Holidays
TourisMarketing
Tours deSport
Transeurope NV
Travel Impressions
Travelong / FarePortal
The Lotus Group
Travelzoo
TripBAM
Trisept Solutions
Vegas.com
ViajesEl Corte Inglés
Virgin Holidays
Visit Technology Group (Citybreak)
VOILÀ Hotel Rewards
Webjet International
WestJetVacations
White Sands Tours
Yana Luxury Travel
Zanadu

Meta Search Channels

GoogleKayakTripAdvisorTrivagoOyster.comSkyscannerLooking for BookingWego
Google

Summary: Global: More than 120 affiliate websites, such as AOL.com and LonelyPlanet.com

Contract Needed:: Unlike other meta search websites, the hotel does not need to subscribe to GDS.

Connectivity: Direct

Kayak

Summary: Global: More than 120 affiliate websites, such as AOL.com and LonelyPlanet.com

Contract Needed: Requires agreement with Kayak.

Connectivity: Direct

TripAdvisorSummary:  Global

Contract Needed: Requires an agreement with TripAdvisor.

Connectivity: Direct

Trivago

Summary:  Global: More than 50 travel websites worldwide

Contract Needed: Requires agreement with Trivago. Hotel must subscribe to either an Expedia contract and/or Sabre Hospitality Solutions’ booking engine (Guest Connect, Standard, Advanced, API).

Connectivity: Direct

Summary:  Global

Contract Needed: Requires an agreement with Oyster.

Connectivity: Direct

Skyscanner

Summary: Global

Contract Needed: Requires an agreement with Skyscanner.

Connectivity: Direct

Summary: Multiple travel websites throughout Europe

Contract Needed: Requires agreement with Looking for Booking. Hotel must subscribe to Sabre Hospitality Solutions’ booking engine (Guest Connect, Standard, Advanced, API).

Connectivity: Direct

WegoSummary:  Global: Over 250 travel websites such as Yahoo SEA, eBay SEA, ninemsn.com.au, Detik.com, and many others.

Contract Needed: Requires agreement with Wego.

Connectivity: Direct

Other Channels

Airline ChannelsRegional and Special Interest ChannelsOPAQUE/BUNDLED/PACKAGES

Summary: America West, Alaska Air, Continental, Delta, US Airways, FunJet, Spirit, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Allegiant Airlines, Air Canada, Worry Free Vacations, FlightCentre (Liberty Travel and GoGoVacations)

Program Rate Requirement: Various rates negotiated per airline/vacation packaging site.

Contract Needed: Requires contract with OTA

Connectivity: HBSI, GDS, or Direct

OTA Program Rate RequireOTA Program Rate Requirementment

Summary: Intrawest, LeisureLink, LasVegas.com, Prestige Travel, Tourico, Bookit.com, RatesToGo, TransHotel, Fast Booking, Travel Impressions, Prestige Travel, TPH Travel, Travel Holdings (EasyClick Travel, Host to Host), Ofertur/Ofertas Touristicas, Ski.com, HotelPlus, Grand Holidays, GolfSwitch.com, Getaroom, LastMinuteTravel, Classic Vacations, Mexico.com, Best Day, Euromundo, Entertainment Benefits Group, AC Hotel Experts, AC Central Reservations, Snow.com

Program Rate Requirement: Various rates negotiatedper destination site.

Contract Needed: :Contract with OTA

Connectivity: Direct

Payment Info: Some use Direct Bill model, built into BookingCenter tools. Some use ‘one time credit card’ method.

OTA Program OTA Program Rate Requirement Contract Needed Connectivity Payment Info

(how the OTA pays you, the hotelier)

         
Priceline  

Account Form Only. KnowledgeBase article specifying “how to sign up for Priceline?” Click here

Worldspan “One Time Use Mastercard”
Priceline- Opaque Air   None – BookingCenter can enroll you with your permission. Worldspan “One Time Use Mastercard”
Priceline- Disclosed Air   None – BookingCenter can enroll you with your permission. Worldspan “One Time Use Mastercard”
Hotwire  

Contract with Expedia, who owns HotWire. KnowledgeBase article specifying “how to sign up?” Click here

Pegasus “One Time Use Mastercard”
Hotwire Packages  

Contract with Expedia, who owns HotWire. KnowledgeBase article specifying “how to sign up?” Click here

Pegasus “One Time Use Mastercard”
Site59   None – BookingCenter can enroll you with your permission. Worldspan “One Time Use Mastercard”
Travelocity- Total Trip 30% off lowest retail rate

Contract with Travelocity/LastMinute.com. KnowledgeBase article specifying “how to sign up?” Click here

Sabre or Expedia EQR “One Time Use Mastercard”