Vueling accept cryptocurrencies as an alternative method of payment with BitPay partnership
Vueling International Airlines Group and BitPay the world's largest provider of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency payment services have reached an agreement to allow the airlines to make payments through this digital means of exchange.
Vueling Airlines will use UATP's technology the global payment network for the airline industry which allows for a fast integration process.
Customers will be able to pay for their flight from 100 wallets and choose between 13 different cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Dogecoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Shiba Inu, and Wrapped Bitcoin.
Jesus Monzo, manager of distribution Strategy and Alliances at Vueling said:
“With this agreement, Vueling once again reaffirms its position as a digital airline. We are very pleased to have found in BitPay the best partner to offer our customers the possibility of making transactions with cryptocurrencies with the greatest security and reliability”.
Merrick Theobaid Vice President of Marketing BitPay said:
“Vueling recognizes the potential of cryptocurrencies to transform the airline industry, making payments faster, more secure and less expensive on a global scale. Our goal at BitPay is to make the acceptance of cryptocurrencies a seamless process and increase its adoption, as we believe that cryptocurrencies are the future of payments.”
Offering cryptocurrency as a form of payment to the buying public is a must in this digital age of payments. UATP and BitPay partnered to bring this option to the airline industry and are fulfilling the rising demand of Vueling customers to pay with cryptocurrency.