Yatra.com ties up with eBay India


- Now book your travel on Yatra.com through eBay India 

New Delhi, April 6, 2010: Yatra.com, India’s leading online travel company and eBay India (www.ebay.in), India's leading eCommerce marketplace, today signed a strategic deal to promote the products of Yatra.com across eBay India. As a part of this deal, Yatra.com will be featured as a recommended travel website on eBay India’s homepage. In return, Yatra.com will offer the customers of eBay India the option to search and book travel products - domestic & international flights and domestic hotels.

Speaking on the alliance, Bharat Malik, Head of Online Marketing, Yatra.com, said,, “This will be a long term partnership wherein Yatra.com and eBay India will explore more innovative methods of promoting various travel deals and products offered by Yatra.com. This tie up will help us reach a huge base of customers who are transacting online on eBay India and hence will enable us increase the brand awareness of Yatra.com.”

eBay customers can book their travel through a dedicated travel page containing special offers for them created by Yatra.com which will be linked directly from the eBay India’s homepage. In addition, eBay India will provide dedicated display advertising inventory to Yatra.com on its homepage and other sections of the website. This will be done by highlighting the top deals offered by Yatra.com with the help of banners across eBay India.

Yatra.com has also been the recipient of several prestigious awards and recognitions. From being declared the ‘Best Online Travel Agency’ of the year 2008 at the Galileo Express Travel World’s awards, 2008 to being the only Indian travel company among the ‘Top 100 start ups in Asia’ awarded by Red Herring. And also being recognized as the ‘most used travel website’ by Juxt Consult in their India Online Survey 2008, Yatra.com has garnered a distinct mindshare of consumers.

About Yatra.com

Yatra.com, rated as India’s No. 1 travel website by Juxt Consult - India Online Survey 2008 is a one-stop-shop for all travel needs. From air tickets to hotel rooms to holiday packages to car rentals, yatra.com has everything to service today's traveler. With yatra.com, you can book air tickets over the internet, through their 24x7 customer care centre, Yatra.com Holiday Lounges or by simply using your mobile phone. Yatra.com gives you an access to the best travel deals across a myriad of national and international destinations. It is one of the largest consolidators of hotels in India. Yatra.com provides reservation for 4,000 hotels across 300 destinations in India. Yatra also has international tie-ups with all the major international airlines and provides real time access to over 90,000 hotels across the world. All products at yatra.com come with a best price guarantee and an assurance of instant bookings.

About eBay India

eBay India (www.eBay.in), India’s leading online marketplace, is India’s biggest online trading community where anyone can sell or buy almost anything. eBay India is a trading platform offering auctions, fixed price and classifieds modes of person-to-person trading. There is a wide range of products listed on eBay India in an array of categories including Technology, Lifestyle, Collectibles and Media. eBay India is a 100% subsidiary of eBay Inc.


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