How do I access Air Canada NDC content?
Air Canada offers NDC connectivity solutions based on your business model and needs. Third-parties, agencies and online booking tools can access Air Canada content by connecting directly to the Air Canada NDC API or by working with a variety of Air Canada NDC certified technology partners.
Agencies can also access our NDC content through AC Connex - our free, web-based tool.
What is an API?
An API (Application Programming Interface) is a software that allows two applications to talk to each other. In other words, an API is the messenger that delivers your request to the provider that you're requesting it from and then delivers the response back to you.
Who can use Air Canada’s NDC API?
The Air Canada NDC API is open to agencies, any third-party intermediaries or IT providers. The NDC API enables the travel industry to transform the way Air Canada’s products are retailed to corporations, leisure, and business travellers, by offering an improved shopping experience.
What is AC Connex?
AC Connex is our free, web-based intuitive booking tool designed for travel agencies to give access to Air Canada’s enhanced content and a whole host of functionality, features and capabilities for your business.
How do I sign up to AC Connex?
Signing up for AC Connex is easy. Simply register online, and your agency will receive login credentials within 7 business days to set up your account and get you started.
What is the turnaround time to connect?
Registration to AC Connex can take from 1-7 business days from registration to receiving login details.
The timeframe to implement our NDC content into your booking tool using the Air Canada NDC API or with the help of one of our certified technology partners will vary with each provider.
Learn more about our NDC solutions.