Mumbai: Low-cost carrier SpiceJet has joined hands with online travel platform EaseMyTrip for holiday bookings, a release said on 29th September.
As part of the exclusive partnership, EaseMyTrip will develop a holiday booking platform for SpiceJet, which will allow the airline’s customers to book holiday packages, it added.
EaseMyTrip, in a separate release, also announced the launch of a new feature that offers discounted air tickets to users with waitlisted train tickets.
This feature will enable users to discover last-minute alternate travel options in case of unconfirmed train tickets, and the move is in line with a slew of offers that have been rolled out by the company this year to revive the travel sec-B tor EaseMyTrip said.
The tie-up with SpiceJet is aimed at expanding EaseMyTrip’s ambit across the rapidly growing holiday segment, the release said, adding, the company will also look to address the existing customer base of SpiceJet and strengthen its offerings in the holiday segment.
“I am delighted to announce this exclusive partnership between SpiceJet and EaseMyTrip ahead of the upcoming and much-awaited holiday season.
“This partnership will help us leverage each other’s strength and offer an unparalleled travel experience to our customers by providing a complete end-to-end service for our customers,” said Shilpa Bhatia, Chief Commercial Officer at SpiceJet.
Under the collaboration, SpiceJet will offer exclusive benefits like priority services Dir (check-in, boarding, preferred Avi. bag-out), complimentary meals, and extra legroom seats onboard.
On the other hand, EaseMyTrip will facilitate the designing, contracting, and booking of these holiday packages, using their existing partnership across hotels, transfers, and sightseeing to ensure excellent service delivery, according to the release.
The partnership will offer destination choices for the customers from the frequented ones such as Kashmir, Goa, and Kerala to exquisite destinations like Jaisalmer, it said.