Travel Agents

  • Created by: Kaypalmer
  • Created on: 16-04-18 10:35
What is their role?
To help people plan, choose and arrange their holiday.
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Why are travel Agents still found in most high streets today when their products are sold online cheaper?
Stress free holiday booking/ speaking to a human can be more reassuring/ allow to ask questions/ someone else does the work.
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What does a retail agent do?
Supply the public with travel services on behalf of their suppliers. E.g. Thomas cook (multinationals)/ Helin Matkat ( independent with a handful of outlets)
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What is a business travel agent. How are they different to retail TA’s?
They help organisations manage their business travel. Organisations control their business travel spend such as data analytics, security and risk and account management.
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What are online travel Agents?
An online travel agency allows you to book flight tickets, holiday packages and hotel rooms etc on a computer or phone. They are confinement but not quite the full service.
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Why are travel Agents still found in most high streets today when their products are sold online cheaper?

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Stress free holiday booking/ speaking to a human can be more reassuring/ allow to ask questions/ someone else does the work.

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What does a retail agent do?

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What is a business travel agent. How are they different to retail TA’s?

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What are online travel Agents?

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