Direct Connect & IATA NDC for Airlines

IMG HitchHiker Direct Connect



You would like to …

cut distribution costs

gain flexibility through dynamic pricing

sell more ancillaries

open up new sales channels by making cache data available offline

be supported by an NDC certified distribution partner



We offer you …

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Distribution of flights and ancillaries to agents worldwide through our Flight API, NDC API or Agent Platform

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Data feeds to tour operators

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Integrations in various other travel distribution systems, such as Peakwork, Softconex, Bewotec, DigitalTrip, ISO Travel, Envoy Advanced Technologies and XML Travelgate

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Virtual payment solutions


Who we are …

HitchHiker is an independent software manufacturer and content aggregator based in Frankfurt on the Main, Germany. We are specialized in providing direct connections to full service and low cost airlines to our large customer base of travel agencies, tour operators and travel management companies around the world. Flight bookings valuing USD 1 Billion are processed through our system each year.



Our network of agencies and partners worldwide …



Our experience …

We have developed hundreds of airline interfaces over the past 20 years including web-services to:
Amadeus Altéa, Amadeus Altéa NDC, ACCELaero, AIRKIOSK, Avantik, Datalex, Farelogix, Genius, Navitaire, Radixx, Sabre Sonic and Worldticket.

In addition, we hold interfaces to major GDS’s like Amadeus, Travelport and Sabre.



Our customers’ locations …


Related Posts …

IATA NDC Capable Level 3

HitchHiker receives IATA NDC Level 3 certification
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HitchHiker flight content available on
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British Airways and HitchHiker announce NDC partnership
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WEX and HitchHiker work together on providing seamless payments to the German travel industry
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We comply with …

IATA NDC Capable Level 3

IATA “NDC Capable” Level 3 standard:
send and receive offer and order management related NDC messages

PCI DSS approved by Acertigo

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard

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TIER 3, ISO 27001 and IDW PS951 standards:
highly reliable, secure and scalable data center located in Germany, with global colocation services


Interested in working with us?

Please feel free to contact us by sending an e-mail to or by giving us a call at +49 69 507030.