SAN FRANCISCO, July 24, 2013 – GetGoing, the personalized travel search and booking site, today announced that travelers can now book hotels on GetGoing.com through a partnership with Expedia® Affiliate Network (EAN). This combination of GetGoing's ultra-personalized flight search and booking technology with EAN's hotel inventory provides leisure travelers with the simplest solution for finding and booking complete vacation packages.
“In the four months since we launched, hundreds of thousands of travelers have chosen GetGoing for a better, more personalized travel search and booking experience,” said Alek Vernitsky, Co-Founder and CEO of GetGoing. “The number one request we’ve had from customers is the ability to book hotels alongside their flights, and this partnership with EAN enables us to give our customers the complete booking experience they’ve so eagerly requested.”
“The market’s reaction to GetGoing’s innovative approach to travel search and booking has been excellent,” said Eachan Fletcher, CTO and VP of Product at EAN. “We’re excited about this partnership and are happy to be delivering an integrated hotel booking solution to their customers.”
The integration with EAN gives GetGoing customers access to EAN’s inventory of almost 160,000 hotels worldwide. As travelers search for flights via GetGoing’s FlightFinder or Pick Two, Get One products, GetGoing proactively compares hotels across multiple destinations and displays both pricing and star rating. GetGoing customers can now seamlessly search for and book hotels alongside their flights for a more complete vacation package booking experience.
To search for and book a vacation experience you want at a price you can afford, try searching with GetGoing’s FlightFinder and GetGoing’s hotel search now. And to save up to 40% off the lowest published airfare prices on any other site, try GetGoing’s revolutionary Pick Two, Get One now.
GetGoing is making it easier and more affordable for leisure travelers to discover and book their next trip. GetGoing’s FlightFinder™technology is the quickest and easiest way to search for flights and discover deals to destinations you may not have considered. And GetGoing’s Pick Two, Get One™ system enables travelers to find and book flights at a significant discount, while helping airlines profitably fill empty seats. The company’s unique flight search and booking technologies have been recognized with several domestic and international patents, and the company continues to innovate.
GetGoing is a Y Combinator company based in San Francisco, and is backed by a number of prominent venture capital and private equity funds. For more information, please visit http://www.getgoing.com, follow us on Twitter @GetGoingTravel or on Facebook.
About Expedia Affiliate Network
Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN) is a division within the Expedia, Inc. group, the world’s leading online travel business. EAN creates the tools and technology that help millions of travelers find the perfect hotels for their next trips. EAN works with over 10,000 partners in 33 countries to turn their web traffic into hotel bookings and happy customers. For more information on EAN visit www.ean.com. Expedia Affiliate Network and the Expedia Affiliate Network logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Expedia, Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks mentioned herein may be the property of their respective owners. ©2013 Expedia, Inc. All rights reserved. CTS # 2029030-50