National Rail Enquiries, through its website nationalrail.co.uk, partners up with lastminute.com to offer a hotel booking service for customers planning their rail journey.
From today, National Rail Enquiries will couple complete journey planning with the ability to simply and easily book and pay for great value hotels, powered by leading travel and leisure retailer lastminute.com.
The National Rail Enquiries website provides a great range of accommodation options in towns and cities across Britain with lastminute.com.
It provides integrated merchandising and hotel content throughout the site including within the Journey Planner results.
Chris Scoggins, National Rail Enquiries chief executive, said: “This strategic partnership has added yet another dimension to National Rail Enquiries journey planning facility.
“Bringing together the capabilities of two of the most important websites in the UK offers travellers a fantastic service at the touch of a button. We aim to provide a convenient service, value for money and great ease of use.”
Vic Darvey, lastminute.com vice president of distribution, said: “We are absolutely delighted to be partnering with National Rail Enquiries.
“This partnership is a significant opportunity to showcase our enhanced merchandising capabilities and extensive domestic content including our market-leading ‘Top Secret Hotels’ proposition”.