How do I get a travel agent IATA number?
IATA stands for International Air Transport Association.
To apply for an IATA number, prepare these documents in the following order:
- Proof of general business operations.
- Proof of your qualifications.
- Confirmation of prior travel agent experience.
- Proof of financial viability.
Do I need an IATA number to be a travel agent?
IATA is considered to be one of the most basic resources for a travel agent because most airline bookings are done through the IATA portal. In order to book from IATA, the travel agent must get registered with IATA as an IATA travel agent. All travel agents who do so are known as non-IATA/independent travel agents.
How much does IATA number cost?
Pay the required accreditation fee, which is $165 if you are self-employed or work for a private agency. The fee is $360 if you work for a corporate travel department. Pay the accreditation fee in U.S. dollars. Receive your full accreditation as a licensed IATA travel agent.
What is an IATA number?
IATA stands for: International Air Transport Association. It is a trade association of airline companies which operates international services and establishes standard practices. IATA accredits travel agents throughout the world. This certification includes issuance of an ID-code, termed an IATA number.