Online travel business is growing day by day. According to a research, over 50% travelers purchase their products online. The online Travel Market is estimated to garner $1091 billion by 2022, registering a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 11.1% during the forecast period of 2016-2022. Online travel providers facilitate the travelers in their travel planning and bookings. There are three important aspects of travel market–speedy and convenient way of bookings flight and hotels, trust in online payment and ability to compare various available travel options.
Nowadays, mobile website and apps are most preferred mediums of travel bookings, particularly among the young professionals. Allied market Research reported that professionals in the age group of 22-31years spend 200 billion dollars every year. These groups are greatly revolutionized the online travel industry by the extensive use of technology. Online travel agencies (OTAs) are top among the major modes of booking. Growth of online market share in Asia-Pacific nations (China, India, Japan and others) is highest globally. Travel business Software plays a vital role in the growth of travel market. Being a travel technology company Axis Softech is engaged in developing different types of travel software according to the need of its clients.
The main objective of a business is to get maximum return over investment. This is only possible when travel business software manage the reservation fast and efficiently. An efficient system helps to track bookings end to end without any glitch. The software for travel business provides an integrated system of real-time reservation software, booking systems, web publication, accounting and administration. It should be flexible enough to make complex packages, dynamic packages using the resources of clients in combination with GDS, hotel, car rental system, etc.
Travel Business Software has not only revolutionized the way of consumers travel but the way the travel enterprises conduct and manage their travel businesses. Here we show some points, how it has simplified the travel operations of travel agencies:
- Travelers now easily compare the prices for flight, hotels, cars, etc and subsequently book them online. The online booking engines are designed to improve the navigation through website pages. Through online search the travelers can book lowest prices from different search options. Thus they can enjoy hassle free bookings.
- The software is made available on cloud platform so it helps the travel companies in reducing the IT costs and at the same time controlling the collaboration among Supply Chain, IT, Finance and other travel functions.
- With the help of this software a travel agent can automate all his operations. Thus the back office job is no longer required to be done by a staff, this also avoid the errors due to manual entry.
- The software has greatly improved the distributions of various travel products through different channels without any fault. Now the GDSs and third party consolidators are easily reaching to travelers. The real time inventory of flights, hotels, cars, etc is just a click away.