Air Transat and Dohop Add Three New Carriers to Virtual Interline Program
In partnership with Dohop, Air Transat has added Azores Airlines, Loganair and SKY express to their virtual interline platform, connectair by Air Transat. Through the expanded partnership, Transat guests can now book travel to over 240 additional destinations.
On Wednesday (April 20, 2022), Dohop announced that their partner Air Transat has added three new airlines to their virtual interline platform including Azores Airlines, Loganair and SKY express. Through the carrier’s connectair by Air Transat platform guests can now seamlessly book travel to over 240 additional destinations. Launched in November 2021, connectair by Air Transat is Dohop’s latest airline-owned virtual interline platform, joining other partner airlines such as easyJet, Vueling, Avianca and Pascan. The service allows customers to book connecting flights across airline networks, including ancillaries, in a single booking process for journeys throughout Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and the Americas.
In Wednesday’s announcment, Dohop’s Commercial Director, Sarah Hanan, said,
“Air Transat’s continued focus on expanding its network through virtual interline is a testimony to its forward-thinking and innovative approach as an airline. We are delighted to be the facilitator of such developments.”
Also commenting on their expanded virtual interline offer, Transat’s Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Joseph Adamo, said,
“connectair by Air Transat, our virtual interlining service exclusive to our airline in Canada, is a great, easy-to-use tool that enables us to quickly add trusted new partners and help travellers choose their dream holiday from an ever-expanding selection. This initiative is in line with our desire to always stand out with an innovative approach focused on continuously improving the customer experience.”
With over 17 years of experience, Dohop is an Icelandic technology company that develops innovative solutions in the fields of aviation and travel. The company’s core technologies focus on helping people find and create connecting itineraries. Dohop is at the forefront of digital innovation in the field of virtual interline technology and has developed solutions such as Dohop Interline and Dohop Intermodal. The company’s airline partners include easyJet, Transavia, Air France, Eurowings, Vueling, Air Transat, LATAM and many more.
Montreal-based Transat A.T. Inc. (TSX: TRZ), the parent company of Air Transat, was founded over 35 years ago. The company has 5,000 employees and is the third largest airline in Canada, as well as the leading integrated tourism company. Transat offers vacation packages, hotel accommodations and air service to more than 60 destinations in over 25 countries in the Americas and Europe. Air Transat has been voted the ‘World’s Best Leisure Airline’ at the Skytrax World Airline Awards.
Source(s): Dohop/Reality PR, Transat A.T. Inc.
Editor’s Note: The general information in this article was originally reported in a press release from Air Transat on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.