Eurostar train at St. Pancras Station in London // © 2012 Rail Europe, Inc.
Rail Europe, Inc. and Eurostar International Ltd. have announced that Rail Europe is now managing all of Eurostar’s North American travel trade business through all booking channels, including the GDS.
Since Eurostar’s launch 17 years ago, Rail Europe has, through its own channels, proudly been Eurostar’s official distributor to the leisure trade market. In the expanded relationship, Rail Europe operates a dedicated GDS support desk, manages preferred business accounts and performs back office functions and communications to business trade accounts.
“This is a win-win situation for travel agents as well as business and leisure travelers — it underscores Rail Europe’s continued support for agents along with sales efficiency in the marketplace,” said Frederic Langlois, president and CEO of Rail Europe, Inc. www.agent.raileurope.com