Airbnb, the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company, has announced its first airline partnership in India with Jet Airways, one of India’s premier international airline. This announcement adds push to the growth of Airbnb’s impression in the Indian market by focusing on establishing a deeper connection with the new age Indian travellers who seek unique travel experiences.
To announce this exciting partnership, Jet Airways is running a contest on its website www.jetairways.com, where 5 lucky winners have a chance to win free couple flight tickets from Jet Airways together with a stay coupon worth Rs.35,000 from Airbnb.
In another inaugural offer, the first 100 Jet Airways’ guests booking their accommodation with Airbnb via the Jet Airways website, also receive 10 percent off. In a separate, limited period offer from Airbnb, travellers can get a 10 percent discount for their Jet Airways flight booking via a promo code.
Airbnb, Amanpreet Bajaj, country manager – India, said, “Airbnb has been committed to building local partnerships which enable us to strengthen connections with the Indian audience. With this partnership, Jet Airways fliers who are also Airbnb travellers will be able to enjoy the added-value they receive from being associated with two dynamic brands.”
With over a million Indians having travelled on Airbnb globally, this partnership comes as a reaffirmation of the company’s commitment to making travel unique for Indian travellers.
Jayaraj Shanmugam chief commercial officer, Jet Airways said, “We are delighted to be the first Indian airline to partner Airbnb, and look forward to creating more of such innovative experiences for our guests.”
— Jet Airways (@jetairways) August 23, 2017