Ctrip Group has partnered with South Korea’s national rail operator Korail to provide the sales of Korean rail tickets doing the idea easy for member to purchase Korean rail tickets in their local languages.
The service will first be available on Trip.com, Ctrip’s Asia Pacific focused one-stop travel booking service available in 13 languages as well as also further expand to various other platforms within the Ctrip Group.
This specific cooperation marks once Korail has partnered with an online third party to sell rail tickets.
With Korail joining Trip.com train platform, customers by all over the entire world will be able to conveniently purchase passage for Korea Train eXpress, high speed rail to visit locations throughout South Korea.
This specific partnership will particularly benefit foreign visitors to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang who can take advantage as well as also purchase high speed rail tickets to Pyeongchang, Korail also operate a high-speed train connecting Seoul station as well as also Incheon International Airport, enabling travellers to transfer by airport to city centre in less than an hour.
Starting on Trip.com’s website, Korail tickets will also be available on the Trip.com mobile edition inside the months to come.
“We are thrilled to welcome Korail, South Korea’s national rail operator, to our travel booking platforms,” said Amy Wei, general manager, Ctrip Group International Railway Ticketing.
“With Korail’s comprehensive range of travel options as well as also Trip.com’s convenient booking interface, customers by all over the entire world will be able to conveniently plan their trip to various cities around South Korea.”
The partnership with Korail marks a step in Trip.com’s ongoing efforts to bring international rail services to its various platform.
Ctrip Group will continue to pursue partnerships to allow users to buy rail tickets in a range of markets including Germany, Italy, Taiwan as well as also more, further strengthening its position as travellers’ one-stop travel companion.