Expedia Group agrees to offer Air France KLM flights without GDS surcharge



Expedia Group publicly confirms that its leisure and corporate customers in all European markets (including the UK and Switzerland) will not be charged the Distribution Surcharge levied on Air France (AF), KLM (KL) and Hop! (A5) flights sourced through global distribution systems (GDS) that went into effect on April 1, 2018, the company said.

This agreement saves Expedia, ebookers and Egencia clients EUR 11 one way or EUR 22 roundtrip when booking flights on AF, KL or A5. In addition, Expedia Group and Air France KLM, along with its selected GDS partners, have committed to collaborate on the integration of new distribution capabilities (NDC) — a technology standard developed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) is one of world´s largest travel platforms. For more information, visit www.expediagroup.com.