Right in the confinement of your homes and offices, do you know you can settle your travelling bookings online? With Travelstart, everything you need to achieve will take place right on your mobile device.
Travelstart is one of Africa’s largest online travels booking website. Travelstart came into existence in the year 1999 in Sweden by Stephan Ekbergh.
The online platform focuses mainly on offering flights bookings, hotel bookings, car rental, vacation packages, as well as other travel services.
The company has since expanded its operations across the world, making it into Nigeria in the year 2012. It is now operating in countries like Egypt, Kenya, Kuwait, Morocco, Namibia, Nigeria, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, South Africa, Botswana, and Bahrain.
Why disturb yourself about that vacation, flight as well as hotel bookings or other travel services when Travelstart is at your service. Ok! I understand a lot of Nigerians don’t know much about the company’s services as well as operations in Nigeria.
Here is a comprehensive post on Travelstart operations, the mobile app, among other things about the company.
Main Points In This Article
About Travelstart Nigeria
Travelstart found its way into Nigeria in 2012. Since then, it has been offering quality services in the country. It gives individuals the avenue to make flight bookings, hotel accommodation bookings, car rentals, travel insurance, as well as vacation packages online.
All of these will take place without the stress of visiting a travel agent and expending so much money. Isn’t that amazing? As a result of that, the company is becoming a force to reckon when you mention online travel bookings.
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The Company Services in Nigeria
Travelstar Nigeria has been providing essential travel services for Nigerian for the past seven years. Below is a brief clarification on the services Travelstart Nigeria provides.
- Hotel Booking: one of the services of Travelstart is hotel bookings. They help travellers who seek comfortable accommodation at an affordable rate to secure reservations at classic hotels. Most times, these hotels are in partnership deals with Travelstart. Therefore, if you are embarking on a journey and you do not have where to stay, worry less. Travel start this opportunity available for you before embarking on the journey. Just check out their website.
- Car Rental: the company also offers a car rental service. This enables travellers to order for transportation from the comfort of their room. The service is unique as it saves time. Also, it provides a form of security for the traveller due to the use of using a registered car rental service. As a result of this, robbery or kidnapping is a NO. All you need to do to rent a car is to visit their website. Enter your pick-up location, drop-off location, pick-up date as well as drop-off date.
- Flight Booking: this is the leading service of Travelstart Nigeria. Flight booking is effortless and straightforward on the Travelstart website. Meanwhile, all you have to do here is to fill in the departure, destination locations, as well as the date scheduled for the travel. The site will, therefore, provide you with a list of affordable flights to your destination at the specified time.
Steps to take when booking flights online
- Get an internet-connected gadget
- Visit www.travelstart.com.ng
- Locate the Flight booking tool and enter your departure location (e.g. Muritala Muhammed Airport, Lagos)
- Fill in your Arrival Location
- The next step is to input your mode of flight is it a one-way flight ticket, return ticket, or it’s a multiple location flights tickets.
- If you have opted for a return ticket, you must enter your departure date and return date
- Choose the number of travellers you intend to book for (its one adult by default)
- Choose your preferred flight class from the ‘more options’ tab
- After doing this, the next step is to click the search button, and a list of available flights will appear for you to choose from. The flights may differ in the ticket price, airline, departure time and the number of stopovers.
- Choose the flights that appeal to you by clicking on the ‘view’ button. After clicking on ‘view’ you will get the details of the flight, if you are okay with it, click on ‘continue’ to proceed.
- Input your details and click continue.
- The next page that will be displayed is the payment page, where you will make payment for your chosen flight.
- After making a payment, click the ‘book now’ button and you are all set to go.
Travelstart Mobile App
Travelstart is relentless in its quest to provide quality services for its customers. The booking site launched its mobile app some years back; the app called Flapp.
Flapp is like having a travel agent right inside your pocket. It makes bookings so easy and efficient. Flapp enables individuals to search and compare flights by top airlines around the world.
It also permits you to explore as well as compare various car rental service providers and hotels. The app provides many scintillating functions for users. S as online check-in, trip cancellations, flight changes, and many more.
Additional Customer Services Provided by the Company
Aside from the mentioned and popular services rendered by Travelstart, the platform goes extra miles in making sure that customers enjoy maximum satisfaction. It provides some customers services, some of which are explained below.
- Visa Denied Refund Service: in the event where your visa application is denied after you have made payments to Travelstart, you will get a full refund of your airfare and taxes. Supercool Yeah?
- Medical Cancellation Refund: Travelstart offers a medical cancellation refund program to intending travellers who suffer from sudden sickness, death or hospitalization on or before the departure date preventing them from flying as planned. The traveller gets a full refund of his fare when this happens.
- Aviation Accident Benefit: in the event where there is a plane crash leading to the loss of life of the traveller Travelstart will pay a compensation fee of 100,000 US Dollars to the family of the bereaved.
- Comprehensive Travel Insurance: Travelstart offers a comprehensive travel insurance plan which takes care of emergency medical expenses, as well as trip interruptions, loss, theft of baggage and more (For ages up to and including 70 years).
- Delayed and Lost Baggage Protection: in the event of a delayed or lost baggage, Travelstart partner Blue Ribbon Bags will track the delayed or lost luggage for 96 hours from the time your flight lands. If the baggage is not found by the stipulated time, Travelstart will pay a refund of 1000 USD per bag lost to the traveller.
- Automated Check-In: After you have successfully made your booking, Travelstart will get through to their partner PASSNFLY to automatically process your check-in. Also to send your boarding pass via the email address, you have supplied.
Now, I need you to give me a good reason why you need to stress yourself when planning a vacation or tour. Travelstart answers all your request for travelling to any country of your choice.
Just like they have it” Travelling made Simple,” it is honestly simple. After knowing how to go about bookings on Travelstart, visit their website today and enjoy the goody bag that comes with it.
I hope you find this post useful. Remember, travelling is now easy, so book with TRAVELSTART today.