About BCD Travel
BCD Travel helps companies travel smart and achieve more. We drive program adoption, cost savings and talent retention through digital experiences that simplify business travel. Our 13,000 dedicated team members service clients in 170+ countries as we shape a sustainable future for business travel. For more information, visit www.bcdtravel.com .
SME corporate travel management
Media and entertainment travel management
Meetings and event management
Sports travel and events
Travel management consultancy
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Bcd travel car rental survey reveals 81% of travelers don’t rent electric cars due to poor logistics, range and availability.
January 30, 2024
BCD Travel China partners with the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) and Colorful Earth to drive sustainable transformation in business travel
December 19, 2023
BCD Travel remains Most Admired Travel Management Company
December 6, 2023
Ávoris Corporación Empresarial and BCD Travel sign partnership agreement for Portugal
December 4, 2023
BCD Travel reveals 2024 travel outlook
November 30, 2023
BCD Travel announces new leadership in Japan
November 6, 2023
BCD Travel remains sustainable supplier of choice
October 12, 2023
BCD surveys reveal travel buyer priorities and traveler behaviors toward environmental sustainability in business travel
September 28, 2023
BCD Travel recognized for flexible, digital working environment
September 21, 2023
Scott Graf to retire as Global President BCD Meetings & Events
September 7, 2023
Full control for the best results
Make managing business travel a lot easier and more effective with tools like travel policy integration, (automated) pre-trip approval and our award-winning travel app.
Keep control over business travel costs
Enforcing rules is never fun. But what if your travelers follow the rules automatically? We’ll integrate your travel policy directly into our self-service platform, making it invisible for your travelers. You’ll steer your travelers to make the best buying decisions for your travel budget. With every booking they make, you’ll be sure to capture all your business travel spend, realize savings and keep your travelers safe.
Preferred flight/rail travel classes
Let your travelers know which travel classes they can book
Preferred hotels and rental cars
Indicate your preferred hotels and rental companies
Maximum fares and rates
Set maximum limits on air fares and hotel rates that your travelers can book
Add your company offices or other locations to make booking easier and faster
Preferred payment method
Make travel payment easier by presetting your preferred payment method
Use up to six references to streamline your travel invoice handling
Keep travelers safe and control costs with the built-in trip approval process
Multiple travel policies
Set up separate travel policy guidelines for e.g. your VIP travelers
Take action when it's needed the most
With our built-in, automated pre-trip approval process, you’ll know when and where your travelers are headed to before their journey starts. Act fast and prevent them from booking options that exceed your travel budget or traveling to high-risk destinations.
Manage risks and ensure the safety of your travelers
Travel risks like COVID-19 has put traveler safety as the number one priority for many companies. Risk management for your employees or colleagues is an essential part of managing business travel. With reliable tools and 24/7 emergency service, we help you ensure the safety of your travelers on the road.
Manage trips, anytime, anywhere
Even while your travelers are on the road, we help make the best of their trip by keeping them informed and productive with our travel app for iPhone and Android.
- Trips automatically sync after booking
- Direct access to current and past trip details
- Real-time flight notifications and check-in reminders
- Risk alerts and emergency response ("I'm safe" feature)
- Share trips with colleagues, family and friends
- Add trip items
- Cancel your trip elements
- Maps and directions
- Add receipts
- Account settings and preferences
Full control and maximum results
- Integrated travel policy
- Pre-trip approval process
- Award-winning travel app
BCD Travel Germany – Essen
Bamlerstraße 5 A 45141 Essen T +49 3040 365 17 00 [email protected]
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