Schiphol, 15 January 2014
transavia.com was proclaimed yesterday to be the best low-cost and best charter airline by the Dutch travel world for the sixth year in a row. The ‘Veren’ industry awards for the travel sector were awarded during the Dutch Travel Awards.
Roy Scheerder, Commercial Director at transavia.com, explains, “We have once again shown that everyone at transavia.com fully supports our product. It is with great enthusiasm that we remain committed to making the travel experience as personal and relevant as possible for all passengers. We invest in this continuously and this is something that is appreciated by our passengers, as well as by our colleagues in the travel world. So these Veren awards are a token of appreciation and a symbol of trust.”
All Veren winners were selected by travel advisors and managers of travel agencies in the Netherlands. In the category of Low-Cost Airlines, transavia.com received 63% of all votes. With 61% votes, transavia.com was proclaimed the winner of the Charter Airline category.
About transavia.com - transavia.com, part of the AIR FRANCE KLM Group, operates scheduled and charter flights to more than 90 destinations, primarily in and around the Mediterranean area and the most important winter sports destinations. transavia.com distinguishes itself through its ‘low fare with care’ philosophy and offers an attractive basic fare with additional (paid) products and services. The airline flies from the Netherlands from the main international airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and regional airports Rotterdam-The Hague Airport, Eindhoven Airport and Groningen Airport Eelde. transavia.com operates from Paris with Transavia France. Nearly 90% of airline tickets are sold through the website, which attracts 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. This makes this low-cost airline also one of the largest web shops in the Netherlands.