Gain productivity with the leading net fares management and distribution solution
Achieve increase in productivity and cost efficiency in processing your net fares. Experience speed and accuracy in all your net fares management and distribution without cumbersome paperwork. Abacus FareX is a powerful solution that enables the creation, maintenance and distribution of net fares information to all points-of-sale, anytime, anywhere. It maximises business productivity, promotes customer satisfaction and increases sales revenue. In short, Abacus FareX gives your travel business the boost to go further.
Excellent Returns for Airlines
A dream come true solution for airlines, where Abacus FareX empowers you with the ability to control net fares distribution, bringing with it a host of benefits.
Enhances travel agent relationships
With precise rule validation in fare pricing, your agents have greater confidence in the accuracy of fare prices, as well as the elimination of Airline Debit Memo incidences.
Gain faster time to market
Enjoy real-time update and distribution to all channels – airlines regional sales offices, travel agents, corporate agents and websites. With just internet connectivity, you can respond very quickly to critical market situations anytime, anywhere.
Maximises sales opportunities
With your fares automated via Abacus System, your agents can easily retrieve your fares and quote their customers very quickly and accurately. Gain an edge over your competitors distributing net fares information via fare sheets.
Acquire an excellent productivity tool
Now, your administrative time required to prepare fare sheets is reduced, allowing you more time to handle travel agency enquiries and close more sales.
Increases distribution efficiency
You can control exactly who has access to your fares and it supports all distribution channels from one database – with no need for multiple fare inputs. You can also restrict your distribution by agency or by corporate ID groupings. Distribution can then be targeted at travel agents, wholesalers, groupings, websites and corporate specific arrangements.
Achieve lowest cost of distribution
Abacus FareX is the only solution you will need to manage
and distribute your net fares with no additional hardware and software required.
Improves Productivity for Wholesalers
Wholesalers are always looking for ways to improve their efficiency and productivity, and Abacus FareX is the solution that will help you achieve it.
Fast and extensive low fare search
Single source entry offers reliable and quick net fare options for all net fares distributed by wholesalers or airlines. Locating market net fares, agency net fares, corporate rates or airline specific tariffs can be done with one powerful search option.
Eliminates airline debit memos
Net fares will be auto-priced and ticketed with precise validation of all critical rules and conditions. No more rate desk pricing means the best net fares are being quoted to customers.
Offers better quality and cost control
Prevents errors with its precise fare and rule validation that applies even for complex itineraries.
Improves customer service
Fast and accurate net fare quotes are retrieved directly from the Abacus Reservation System instead of using fare sheets, minimising customer’s waiting time.
Faster time to market
Real-time update and distribution ensure fast delivery of fares information to all channels as well as re-distribution to branch offices, sub-agents, retail agents and websites.
Excellent productivity tool
Reduces the administrative time required for fare sheets preparation, fares mark up/down and sub-agent enquiries.
All channels are supported from one database with no need for multiple fare inputs targeted at travel agents, websites or corporate specific arrangements.
Cost Efficiencies for Your Retail Agents
Abacus FareX provides travel agents a variety of benefits, with the main purpose of quoting the best deals to their customers.
Reliable shopping tools
Our low fare shopping tools take the guesswork out of locating lower fare options. With one entry, multiple lower fare options, including alternate airlines, booking classes and inventory, can be booked directly from the response.
Wider fare search options
With a simple command, agents can display both airlines’ and wholesalers’ distributed fares. Fare displays with unique fare indicators facilitate the agent’s fare quote process.
Eliminates airline debit memos
Net fares will be auto-priced and ticketed in Abacus system with precise rule validation that ensures 100% accurate fares, offering peace of mind everytime you make a reservation.
Boosts customer satisfaction
Having the most up-to-date fares at your fingertips allow you to quote highly accurate fares quickly and confidently.
Increases staff productivity
Abacus FareX – the fully integrated and automated net fares solution, saves you time in searching and verifying fare conditions, every time.
Productivity Is The Answer to Profitability
Abacus FareX, designed to enable operations more productive, is the only way to be profitable.
- A web-based browser application with user-friendly fill-in formats that enhances its usability with just Internet connectivity, truly anytime, anywhere.
- No additional hardware or software required.
- Powerful low fare search functionality using extensive net fare content for airline specific fares, market net fares, agency net fares and corporate specific rates.
- Unique Fare Value Encoder enables individual encrypted codes to denote fare amount.
- Multi-channel distribution, even to websites that requires only one-time fares update.
- Supports multiple currencies.
- Report Management Module with option to customise your own fare and distribution reports.
- Powerful fare management tools for the creation, maintenance, management and approval of tariff information between airline head office and their regional offices, wholesaler head office and their branch offices, sales offices, sub agent and point-of-sale locations through a single database.
- HDQ/ARO Administrator control function that provides total security for control of user and approval levels, and determines ticketing rights for branch offices.
- Efficient “Clone” function that reduces the amount of manual input of tariff information; fares, add-ons, rules, zones and grouping functionalities enable you to file tariff information quickly
- Viewership or ticketing rights for a particular travel agency can be restricted.
- Easy maintenance of Abacus agents and corporate ID distribution groupings through the direct import function.
- Supports group fares with validation on group size and passenger-type fare content such as seamen and labourer fares to ensure correct baggage allowance being returned.
With over 600 airline locations and spanning across 19 markets, airlines are using Abacus FareX to automate their net fares content. And more than 15,000 Abacus travel agents are using Abacus FareX to enjoy the benefits of auto-pricing and ticketing.
“Our travel agents are able to access updated fares much quicker than before. As Abacus FareX provides the most accurate fares real-time, our travel agents do not have to waste time calling us to check if the fares on their fare sheets are the latest.”
All Nippon Airways, Korea