Both services have initiated a collaboration that will facilitate the access of flights to thousands of people in the world. The air ticket payment system has been adopting cryptocurrencies lately, which could indicate that in the near future there will be more options for cryptocurrency holders.
The online travel agency CheapAir.com and Bitcoin.com announced yesterday an alliance to serve crypto travelers around the world. According to Bitcoin.Com’s publication, as of today, more than 4 million users of the Bitcoin.com wallet will be able to access the CheapAir.com booking engine from their mobile application. The partnership between the two services will help crypto travelers find the best deals on flights and hotels worldwide.
According to Bitcoin.com, the CheapAir agency became the first online travel company based in the United States to accept Bitcoin payments for flights and hotels. In addition, they will also accept payments in Ethereum, Dash and Litecoin.
Jeff Klee, CEO of CheapAir.com said a few words about it
“At CheapAir we are big fans of BTC and we believe that people deserve the freedom to use any payment method that fits their lifestyle and assets.”
According to Klee, the agency has been looking for a partnership with Bitcoin.com thanks to the significant work they have done for the crypto community, by promoting the acceptance of cryptocurrencies in all countries and keeping members aware of all eventualities We value our encryption customers and support their efforts to build a more diverse and evolved financial system.
The CEO of Bitcoin.com, Stefan Rust, also expressed himself regarding the partnership.
“Bitcoin.com is really excited to spread the adoption of BCH in the real world with CheapAir. Paying flights and hotels with Bitcoin Cash has never been so easy.”
Bitcoin.Com explained that travelers who book with cryptocurrency at CheapAir.com are covered by Price Drop Payback ™, which offers up to USD $100 in travel credit if air fares drop after purchase. With this policy, the customer would not feel uncomfortable acquiring a more expensive air ticket, in fact, it inspires confidence to buy using this service.
The cryptocurrency platform also mentioned that CheapAir.com also offers a huge amount of data and analysis to help travelers get the best airfares. In addition, he said that travelers can use the widget when buying flights to find price patterns for an itinerary or check the latest study of air fares to learn about macro-trends.
Bitcoin.com for the community
Almost every member of the community knows Bitcoin.com as a medium specialized in cryptocurrency news, especially BCH. This website uploads content related to the most important events regarding blockchain and market behavior. Bitcoin.com claims to be leading a successful job, as the developer toolkit has been downloaded more than 36,000 times from more than 100 countries and its team “is the heart and soul of the Bitcoin Cash industry.”
The company says it is committed to making BCH available to all people, regardless of their age, sex, nationality or financial status.
The work of CheapAir
CheapAir.com, a pioneer in the international travel industry, is a company based in Calabasas, California, made up of a team of 125 travel enthusiasts who use state-of-the-art technology, lots of airfare data and customer service for facilitate the purchase of affordable plane tickets. In April, they changed from payment processor from Coinbase to Bitpay.
According to Bitcoin.Com, CheapAir has managed to create a patented shopping engine that brings the lowest prices to thousands of users. In addition to transparently informing about the availability of flights, additional fares and offers, in order to offer the best service to its customers.