Spirit Airlines and Kiwi.com partnership extends access to affordable fares
- Direct ticket sales channel implemented
11 July 2022 – Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) has partnered with Kiwi.com, the travel-tech company, to provide travelers with a new opportunity to find and book low fares on Spirit flights across the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean.
Kiwi.com has integrated Spirit’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) allowing the company to source fares and other relevant offers directly from the airline with IATA certification. As a result, customers on Kiwi.com can benefit from fast, easy access to affordable fares on flights to more than 90 destinations that Spirit serves.
“Our direct integration with Spirit Airlines is wonderful news for travelers who rely on Kiwi.com to search and book unique travel options,” said Golan Shaked, Chief Commercial Officer at Kiwi.com. “Spirit Airlines will benefit from direct access to Kiwi.com’s global customer base and the ability to integrate its flights into long haul itineraries combined with other airlines and also ground transportation.”
“Our mantra is to provide More Go for our Guests, and it’s great to bring more opportunities for convenient and affordable flights across the Americas to travelers using Kiwi.com,” said Richard Lowry, Senior Director of Distribution and Sales for Spirit Airlines.
The integration is being rolled out for Kiwi.com across all markets and has already seen progressively increasing traffic.
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About Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) is committed to delivering the best value in the sky. We are the leader in providing customizable travel options starting with an unbundled fare. This allows our Guests to pay only for the options they choose — like bags, seat assignments and refreshments — something we call À La Smarte®. We make it possible for our Guests to venture further and discover more than ever before. Our Fit Fleet® is one of the youngest and most fuel-efficient in the U.S. We serve destinations throughout the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean and are dedicated to giving back and improving those communities. Come save with us at spirit.com.
Kiwi.com is a leading travel tech company headquartered in the Czech Republic, employing over 1,500 people worldwide. Kiwi.com’s innovative Virtual Interlining algorithm allows users to combine flights across legacy and low-cost airlines into one single itinerary. Kiwi.com performs 2 billion price checks per day across 95% of global flight content enabling customers to find better route options and prices other search engines can’t see. 100 million searches are carried out every day on Kiwi.com’s website and over 50,000 seats are sold daily.
Julia Gumeniuk, PR & Communications Specialist