Need a ride? We can help.

At GBTA Europe last fall, Concur announced another partnership with the international car hire company Sixt, based in Germany. But if you’ve been paying close attention over the past several years you’ve noticed that Concur boasts an array or global partnerships with car hire, limo, ground transportation and taxi services. In most major business cities across the globe, we can help you get a ride. Whether it’s to the airport, in luxury, or for a large group Concur partnerships make it easier to get around when traveling for business, and to get those services expensed when you get home.

Here’s an exhaustive list of the companies Concur is partnered with in car hire and ground transport. If the list isn’t exhaustive enough for your needs, please feel free to send us your partnership suggestions and we’ll get started forging a relationship. Check back in our App Center every so often too, we add new partnerships all the time.

The largest Car Rental in North America Alamo Rent-A-Car

 

Alamo Rent A Car, the largest car rental provider to international travelers visiting North America, is a value-oriented, internationally recognized brand serving the rental needs of airport leisure travelers. If you’re traveling throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia to most popular travel destinations, it’s likely that you’ll find Alamo and their low rental rates and a hassle-free customer experience.

Always travel in business class.  Avis rental You probably recognize this red-and-white logo from your many travels, which can be a comforting if you’re in a foreign place and need to rent a car. Avis Car Rental and its subsidiaries operate one of the world's best-known car rental brands with approximately 5,450 locations in more than 165 countries. One added bonus when booking with Avis is that you don’t have to re-enter your flight or travel dates, times and locations. Learn more about the Avis and Concur TripLink integration.

 

 

Car Rental at a Bargain

Hertz and Dollar Thrifty

 

Reserve your next rental car through Dollar Rent A Car, which provides convenient and secure online car rental reservations. Planning your nextbusiness trip becomes easier with their car rental travel partner program featuring convenient online airline and hotel reservations from major companies like Southwest, American, United, Hawaiian and more!

The foundation of Dollar Rent a Car is built on a philosophy of exceptional customer service and low prices. Their attention to customer service and their fleet of fine quality rental cars and car hire products, is complemented by their strong line-up of business travel and vacation planning services available at most locations.

The leading global ground transportation platform for corporate travel. groundscope

 

 

Delivering cost control and duty of care through comprehensive managed service, GroundScope provides a diverse fulfilment and management service for global ground transportation requirements for corporate travelers. If you’d like to learn more about the GroundScope and Concur integration, than go here.

Bridging the gap between suppliers and travelers GroundSpan-Hero-Image

 

 

You could say that the missing piece of the puzzle that effectively bridges the gap between corporate travelers and a ground transportation company into a single portal is the seamless integration between Concur, GroundSpan™ and GDS.

Users booking in Concur will gain access to GroundSpan’s 3000+ ground providers, including existing client preferred vendors/rates. Even though the booking is made by the traveler in Concur, your trip will be visible to your supporting travel agency and when necessary, can be serviced by your travel agency using the GroundSpan Desktop tool. A huge positive is that your ground transportation services expenses can be automatically imported into employees’ expense reports. This feature allows your business to control, automate, and reduce ground travel spend. Learn more about the Groundspan and Concur integration.

Hertz puts you in the driver's seat

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The Hertz Corporation operates the Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly car rental brands in approximately more than 11,500 corporate and licensee locations throughout 145 countries. So if you’re traveling in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East or New Zealand and need a ride, you know that Hertz can help. Actually, Hertz is the largest worldwide airport general use car rental brand with more than 1,400 airport locations in the U.S. with a presence at more than 250 international airports. Besides being widely available globally, it’s helps to know that Hertz is environmentally conscious with their green fleet of rental cars.

Simplify your ground transportation needs- regardless of the size of your group. limos.com

Are your travelers booking private cars outside of Concur Travel & Expense? Why not capture and track that spend by allowing them to book private cars in markets where it makes sense. More often than not a taxi is not the cheapest option. Limos.com simplifies the process of booking a private car with a full integration into Concur Travel; no corporate relationship needed!

Available in more than 62 countries and integrated with Concur Travel, Limos.com reduces ground transportation expenditures, while streamlining the reservation process and enhancing traveler satisfaction. Limos.com for Business simplifies ground transportation for organizations and their travelers through its exclusive private car procurement technology and booking platform. Learn more about the Limos.com and Concur integration.

10 Million users, 45,000 taxis. Welcome to the world’s first taxi app mytaxi

We’ve discussed many North American-based ground transportation companies, but Concur has many international options as well. MyTaxi, the world's largest taxi app, which is also free, has been redesigned. Now, if you need to order a taxi in Berlin, Madrid, Washington D.C., Zurich, Warsaw, or in another city, order a cab with two taps, track your driver in real time and pay your trips cashless by app. One app, one account, 40+ cities globally.

What’s great is that if you don’t have cash, you can enable cashless, and cardless, payments as well through the application. You’re a frequent visitor to a city, you can save drivers you know and like, which can reduce stress levels while traveling. Also being able to book a request up to 4 days can prevent transport-related issues while on the road. Another one of many more features, you can search and select addresses directly from your contacts if you know where you’re headed.

Your international premium car rental

  national

 

 

Another integration Concur has is with National Car Rental. Are you starting to notice a pattern? We want to make sure our travelers have many and readily available ground transportation options. National Car Rental is a premium, internationally recognized brand serving the daily rental needs of the frequent airport traveler throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. With National, time-sensitive customers are able to quickly choose their own vehicles, based upon their advance reservation and requested car class, and then simply drive away from the airport.

Door-to-door planning

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Let's face it:  flying isn't always the lowest cost. Rome2rio provides comprehensive trip planning. They help you discover how to get anywhere by plane, train, bus, ferry and automobile. With this partnership, Concur customers will be able to plan a door-to-door trip with Rome2rio and have the itinerary automatically sent back to Concur as a travel request prior to booking a trip. Learn more about the Rome2rio integration.

Where ever your travels take you, Sixt is your go to car rental. sixt car rental

 

 

Concur has partnered with the 5th largest car rental company in the world, Sixt, maintaining a car rental fleet of over 225,000 vehicles. They’re another international car rental company with over 3,500 locations spread over 90 countries. They’ve actually been in business for over 100 years, so you know you will receive a rental vehicle from a trusted company. Family-owned and operated since 1912, Sixt rent a car offers multiple models and types – including cars, vans, 4x4s, and convertibles – as well as the latest models from the world's largest BMW & Mercedes-Benz fleet.

Sixt travelers booking through Concur’s services have immediate access and full availability to all Sixt pricing and booking capabilities.The benefits of the automated system provides access to all corporate reporting structures, offering improved purchasing and client reservation management while delivering exclusive benefits. Learn more about the Sixt and Concur integration.

Book your chauffeured car rides online - quickly and easily. A real-time online reservation tool for chauffeured transportation. 

SummitLink

 

 

SummitLink® is a real-time online reservation solution that integrates you with your car providers. SummitLink® eliminates the hours spent calling for ride reservations and waiting for confirmations. Every transaction is quickly and easily handled online! Now order rides and receive confirmations in real-time. It's efficient and convenient and huge plus is that you can book your own rides from any internet access terminal without having to speak with an agent.

Managing your company's ground transportation can be frustrating, costly and time consuming. SummitQwest's private car hire solutions optimize the right people, technology, and processes to provide efficient, consistent service, a noticeable cost savings, and help achieve measurable business results. Learn more about the Summit and Concur integration.

Need a taxi or a limo? All with Talixo

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Book and pay all your taxis, minicabs and limousine rides in Germany via your Concur account and save up to 40% per ride. Rest assured that you are riding with quality-checked drivers and vehicles with Talixo. All Concur clients have the ability to benefit from the Concur integration of the Talixo platform for booking taxis, minicabs and limousines.

Why should booking and paying for a taxi or a limousine be more cumbersome than a flight or a hotel? It shouldn’t be and that’s what inspired Talixo to come up with a solution that makes chauffeured transfers as easy to book and to pay for as any other travel service. They also facilitate electronic payments and gather fragmented suppliers into one inventory system. Learn more about the Talixo and Concur integration here.

Taxis at the push of a button

  taxify

 

 

Are you more interested in transportation options available in a mobile app? You can book taxis at the push of a button. The Taxify app makes your life easy by connecting you to licensed taxis without hassle. The rates are affordable and you have the option to choose the taxi you want based on your needs.

Taxify will save you time because you can order a taxi without the need of a dispatcher. The app locates you automatically and shows your position to your driver on the map.

Need a taxi? Book and track your taxi- all with your phone. 

TaxisG7

 

 

While traveling in France, Taxis G7 is an excellent option for you. The Taxis G7 option will give you an immediate idea of how long it will take your taxi to reach you, which is generally between 5 and 15 minutes. You have the option to pre-book your taxi to avoid last-minute stress.

You can also book a taxi between 14 days and 1 hour in advance, all while receiving an estimated cost. Learn more about the Taxis G7 and Concur integration.

Uber: a ride at your finger tips

Uber-Hero-Image

 

 

Uber is a ridesharing service company based in San Francisco, but whose services are becoming increasingly available worldwide. The company uses a smartphone application to connect passengers with drivers of vehicles for hire. You can use the app to request rides and track their reserved vehicle's location. Learn more about the Uber and Concur integration.

 

 

Are there any other integrations with ground transportation partners you would like to see? If so, let us know in the comments below or in Facebook or Twitter.

 

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