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Registration - New User

Welcome to the Expedia Travel Agent Affiliate Programme (TAAP) Website. Here you will learn what information you need to register for the TAAP programme and how to get started using our TAAP Programme. TAAP Website allows you to track bookings, manage your agency details, generate agency reports, view commission statements and more!

To register for TAAP as a new agency, select "Register" button from the TAAP website.

Expedia Account

In order to sign up for the TAAP programme and seamlessly book your customer's travel bookings on the Expedia site, you will be required to sign in to an existing account or create a new Expedia account for TAAP. This will be your Expedia TAAP Account for booking and TAAP website access. We recommend you create an Expedia TAAP account with your travel agency email, so you can ensure all your travel agent related booking information is sent to your agency email.

Once you have an Expedia Account, you can proceed to provide your TAAP registration information below.

TAAP Registration

In the TAAP Agency Registration section you will be required to fill out basic information about your agency; for example your Agency Trade Name, Address and Telephone number. You can also include optional information like Fax Number, Internet Address, IATA/ARC/CLIA/TrueID code, Group Names, Local Association Numbers and Registered Company Number.

Next you will be asked to provide Bank Details for Commission Payment Transfer. This information will be required to send commission payments.

You be asked to enter promotional information to help us understand where you heard about our Programme.

Finally you will have to agree to the TAAP Terms and Conditions to complete your Registration Process.

Registration Confirmation

Within 48 hours of completing your registration form you will receive an email from us with your tracking code, as well as instructions on how to easily access Expedia's inventory and start to earn commissions. Don't forget to complete your bank details so we can pay your commission.

Sign in

Sign in to the TAAP Website with your Expedia TAAP Account.

Tax Information

When you log into the TAAP website after your registration has been confirmed you will be prompted to complete an IRS W-8 BEN form which will allow you avoid a 30% tax withholding on your commissions earned from Expedia. Download the form from the IRS web site listed on the page; complete and sign the form, and email a scanned copy back to Expedia using the email listed in the W8 Form page. Once your form has been received it will be reviewed for completeness by Expedia. This will be maintained as a confidential, internal document by Expedia.

Start Booking

Select the shopping icons in the Booking panel and start earning commissions.

Association Process of Expedia Access to Expedia TAAP Account

If you are an existing user of the Expedia Access site (access.expedia.co.uk) or you have been directly using your Agency Tracking code URL to shop on Expedia as a TAAP user, you will need to associate your existing Expedia Access or Expedia account to an Expedia TAAP account for use the new Expedia TAAP website.

  1. Simply navigate to www.expedia.co.uk/TAAP-Migration, and you will be prompted to create or sign in to an Expedia Account.
  2. If you have an existing Expedia account you would like to use, select sign-in.
  3. If you do not have an Expedia account, select create a new account. Then follow the directions to associate this new account to your Expedia Access account or Agency Tracking Code (if you don't have an Expedia Access account).
  4. You will see your existing Expedia TAAP details after successfully creating your new Expedia TAAP account.

Note: If you forgot your Expedia Access password, you can use the Tracking Code to associate your account to your Travel Agency. If you are a travel agency manager and you associate using the tracking code, you will need to contact TAAP Support to change your role from Travel Agent to Travel Agency Manager.

Registration and Getting Started FAQs

What can I do if I forgot my user name and password for my Expedia Account?

To receive your user name or reset your password, go to Forgot user name and/or password and follow the instructions.

Do I have to login to my Expedia TAAP account to make bookings and earn commissions?

Yes, you must use your Expedia TAAP account to earn commissions. This gives us the ability to associate your booking to your Expedia TAAP account. We no longer support making Guest bookings on Expedia.

About Expedia

Expedia delivers consumers everything they need for researching, planning, and purchasing a whole trip. The company provides direct access to one of the broadest selections of travel products and services through its North American Web site, localized versions throughout Europe, and extensive partnerships in Asia. Serving many different consumer segments - from families booking a summer holiday to individuals arranging a quick weekend getaway, Expedia provides travellers with the ability to research, plan, and book their comprehensive travel needs. Expedia-branded Web sites feature hotel reservations, packages, airline tickets, car hire, and many other in-destination services from a broad selection of partners. Expedia can be found on the Web at www.expedia.co.uk. For information about our parent company, please click here.

What are the benefits of the TAAP programme?

Our programme is especially dedicated to travel agencies and has now more than 30,000 affiliates in the world. We work hand in hand with the agents to insure a high quality of service.

Our programme also allows:

  • Access to weekly promotions worldwide
  • Earn commissions.
  • Generous Incentive plan.
  • Worldwide presence
  • User friendly website
  • Customer service
  • Latest technology
  • Access to customer reviews