PHOENIX, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Need A Lift? With the new SuperShuttle App for Android, booking your next ride to and from the airport just got even easier. Whether you're home, at the office, in your hotel room, or at your airline's gate, with the SuperShuttle App you can now conveniently get a fare quote, book, and/or cancel your airport ride from your Android. The new SuperShuttle App also provides you with the location of your assigned vehicle by incorporating the SuperShuttle "Where's My Van?" Google map locator function.
What you can do with the SuperShuttle App:
Get A Fare Quote
Book reservations for SuperShuttle and ExecuCar airport rides
Locate your Vehicle – "Where's My Van?"
Earn Airline Miles* *with select airline partners
Everyone who books travel from their Android between now and January 31, 2011 will receive a 10% discount on SuperShuttle. All they have to do is enter the discount code CBCHV from the phone. Android users can also earn miles directly from their phones if they participate in a frequent flyer program with one of SuperShuttle's airline partners including Delta Airlines SkyMiles®, Frontier Airlines EarlyReturns®, United Airlines Mileage Plus®, or US Airways Dividend Miles® programs.
SuperShuttle selected App developers MobiLaurus, a mobile commerce company, to design both Android and iPhone Apps for SuperShuttle. They worked closely with the IT group at SuperShuttle to integrate with the internal booking engine and other proprietary technology developed by SuperShuttle.
For screenshots of the Android Apps, or other SuperShuttle visuals, please go to http://www.supershuttle.com/en/PressRoom.aspx?Location=PressRoom
SuperShuttle International is a division of Veolia Transportation On Demand and a subsidiary of Veolia Environnement (Euronext: VIE, NYSE: VE). SuperShuttle serves 36 US airports and three in France, carrying more than eight million passengers a year. ExecuCar serves 35 airports, in 23 cities with over 450 vehicles including sedans and SUVs. SuperShuttle and ExecuCar maintain offices in all its major cities including its national sales and marketing office in Phoenix. SuperShuttle serves some of the largest airports in the world including LAX, Kennedy, DFW, Washington Dulles, Miami International and Charles de Gaulle in Paris. Please go to www.supershuttle.com or www.ExecuCar.com for more information.
About Veolia Transportation
Based in Chicago, Veolia Transportation is the largest private-sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, including bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. Veolia Transportation is committed to setting the standard in safe and sustainable mobility solutions through partnerships with cities, transit authorities, airports and other clients.
The company is part of the Veolia Environnement companies in North America, with 30,000 North American employees, providing sustainable environmental solutions in water management, waste services, energy management and passenger transportation.
Veolia Environnement (NYSE: VE and Paris Euronext: VIE) operates in 72 countries, with annual revenues of $50 billion in 2008. Veolia Environnement is in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and Dow Jones STOXX Sustainability Index (DJSI STOXX).
SOURCE SuperShuttle International