20 Jan 2014 13:30
Etihad Holidays, a division of Etihad Airways, has launched services in Germany, designed to cater for the growing outbound leisure travel demand to Abu Dhabi and beyond, from one of its key global markets.
is Europe’s largest outbound travel market, with approximately 33
million potential passengers, and an
extensive range of more than 300 Etihad Holidays packages are now available via
the secure and fully dynamic website, www.etihadholidays.de.
markets available to German travellers include United Arab Emirates, Oman, Seychelles,
Maldives, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia and China, with the
options set to expand further in the coming months.
Baumgartner, Etihad Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, said: “Etihad Holidays
has expanded considerably in our home market and regionally, with popular retail
centres and preferred distribution partnerships, so it is an ideal moment to take
the brand to Germany and give holidaymakers the chance to book and enjoy our
extensive range of packages.
Airways has a strong customer base in Germany, using our 42 flights per week,
soon to be 49, out of Germany, in partnership with our equity partner airberlin.
These flights from Munich, Frankfurt, Dusseldorf and Berlin, will boost
significantly the new Etihad Holidays Germany operations.”
addition, Etihad Holidays products are available for travellers from Austria
with airberlin, operating from Vienna and Salzburg.
Germany is Etihad Holidays’ second venture in
Europe, after the United Kingdom, reflecting its growing expertise in providing
customers with the ideal package of accommodation, excursions, transfers and
Etihad Airways flights.