European airport parking leader, ParkVia, has strengthened its partnership with Portugal’s flag carrier, TAP Air Portugal, following two consecutive contract renewals since its original agreement began in 2016.
With a focus on supporting TAP Air’s expansion plans, successful collaboration has seen impressive growth in parking booking numbers, as the airline homes in on plans to be become more universally connected.
Thanks to its wide-ranging international network, ParkVia’s white label site, parking.flytap.com, provides passengers - post-flight booking - with the ability to search, browse and book parking at 157 airports across 34 countries worldwide.
With car park coverage increasing year-on-year, customers have a wider selection of options to compare via the platform’s intuitive search engine, including individual features, prices, and consumer reviews.
In sync with its commitment to enhancing the overall passenger travel experience, TAP recently unveiled its revolutionized fleet – adding Airbus’ A330neo, A321neo and A320neo aircraft for medium and long-haul flights, which began to take off in 2018.
Tiago Phillimore, Head of Digital and Innovation at TAP Air Portugal, said:
“Over the last three years, we have made it our priority to diversify every integral touchpoint of our airline’s network to ensure absolute passenger satisfaction. Expanding our destinations and routes is a key aspect of this strategy, therefore our partner network has to be robust in order for us to futureproof the services we are offering.
“ParkVia’s expertise and passion for marketing reservations to digital audiences dovetails perfectly with our vision to really push boundaries and fly higher and farther. We’re delighted to continue building upon this partnership and anticipate further success for all involved.”
Headquartered from Lisbon, TAP has announced eight new traveler-favorite destinations for 2019, which include San Francisco, Washington, Chicago, Dublin, Basel, Tenerife, Naples, and Tel Aviv. It has also improved its Northern European offer, adding Brussels, Lyon, and Munich.
The ParkVia brand has grown in reputation and popularity over the last 10 years, providing its 3.5m website users with easy, reliable parking reservations across 43 countries.
As Europe’s favorite airport parking retailer, ParkVia is dedicated to connecting the world’s drivers with parking spaces in 42 countries. Its online retail platform allows consumers to book parking as part of their journey, working with both car park operators and travel industry market leaders to ensure that parking is visible at the right time.
Encouraging its philosophy of ‘Choose parking’, ParkVia believes pre-booking is the key element in the travel process, allowing customers to plan in advance and giving them freedom of choice to select the parking product that suits their specific journey type.
Founded in 2008, ParkVia has grown in popularity and reputation over the last 11 years, particularly within the wider airport parking sector. As an established partner for many of the world’s leading international airports, ParkVia is able to maximize visibility for official car parks and ancillary products by covering more points of entry with its targeted marketing expertise.
Today the services of over 2,000 parking providers are promoted to ParkVia’s 3.5m registered users, as well as a large network of partner websites, that includes airlines, travel partners, online travel agents and in-car navigation technology - making it an attractive and lucrative proposition for partners looking to collaborate for white label and in-path projects.
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