Flight XML API

The ETS Connect XML API allows authorised travel partners direct and easy access content from more than 150 low cost and scheduled airlines around the world. With a rich set of functions and versatile integration capabilities, the Direct Connect XML API system allows you to link directly between your system and our online booking system. With real-time availability and fully automated booking processes, this innovative system is constantly updated and is backed by a technical support team. This system adds value for customers by allowing for choice, control and flexibility, an easy exchange of information and fresh, up-to-date content. Detailed specifications of all XML requests, guidelines and further information are available in our Detailed XML Specification.

What is an API?

ETS Flight API is the world’s largest connect GDS (Global Distribution System) for Low Cost Carriers (LCCs) and scheduled airlines. ETS Flight API aggregates information from hundreds of airlines, providing agents, e-commerce platforms, search and mobile services with a single system to manage, search, book and support this vast content. ETS Flight API is available via an API. any GDS Desktop, and web-based (agency/user login) portals.

implementation
Real time booking

Ticket cancellation, reissuance – real time cancellation of LCCs

USPs

The competitive nature of the travel industry means it’s more important than ever to differentiate yourself from the crowd. Here are just some of the ways that the ETS flight API will help you to do this:

fare calendar

Multi-way search

Special Service Requests (SSR) have been incorporated, such as additional baggage allowance requests and meal specifications

Benefits



Once the flight API has been integrated with your website, you will immediately start to discover the great advantages it offers to your business.


Time saving

Booking flight tickets will become a much quicker, slicker process, due to a user-friendly interface and instant confirmation. No longer will you need to enter data manually on multiple occasions, as our API will hold all the details and information you need in one place.


Cost savings

Cost savings will be evident in many areas. The ability to book instantly, with real time pricing and availability on display will save a great deal of time and reduce operational costs. Integration with the ETS flight API will give you access to all the airlines we’ve partnered with for a one-time fee. This means you will not have to spend anything on system or content development at any point in the future.


Easy to use

The coding will be handled by us, meaning you can concentrate on operating the simple, yet comprehensive, admin panel and dealing with your customers. The XML code that is used is common across the industry and so can easily and quickly be modified by our developers should this be required.


Personalised service

The ETS API will allow you to integrate all the flight-related services we offer with your own systems, databases and websites. This will enable you to host a web booking engine that requests real time information from ETS and immediately displays the results for use by the customer. This can be designed in any way you please, and a payment gateway can also be incorporated should this be required.