Flight booking site Alternative Airlines integrates crypto payments from Utrust

Thanks to Utrust, Alternative Airlines can settle crypto payments directly to its bank in fiat on the same day they are received, offering protection from potential market volatility...

Utrust, a cryptocurrency payment technology provider, announced today a new partnership with Alternative Airlines, an online flight search platform. Now Alternative Airlines’ customers can pay for flights to destinations across the globe using cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), DASH, DigiByte (DGB) and Utrust’s own UTK.

“At Alternative Airlines, we are dedicated to providing a seamless transaction process, while empowering our customers to choose how they want to pay. We are incredibly excited, as our partnership with Utrust is the next major step in continuing to tailor the online booking experience to the customer, who will now have the opportunity to pay with cryptocurrency on all of the airlines that we ticket.”
– Sam Argyle, Managing Director of Alternative Airlines

Utrust’s partnership with Alternative Airlines means travelers can pay for competitively priced flights across all major airlines, including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Ryanair, and China Southern Airlines. Specializing in off-the-beaten-track destinations, Alternative Airlines also works with national and regional carriers such as Emetebe Airlines in the Galapagos Isles.

“Utrust is providing Alternative Airlines’ customers with the increased security and convenience of cryptocurrency payments, and reducing processing fees, to bring greater transparency and trust to the world of online payments.”
– Utrust CEO, Nuno Correia