Travel & Tourism

It's The Journey And The Destination

Some say the journey is more important than the destination. Well, for businesses like yours, both are equally critical. Whether your job is to get people to their destinations as hassle-free as possible or make their stay as enjoyable as possible, MasterCard acceptance can help to make you as efficient and effective as you can be.

With business and pleasure travel ever more prevalent, acceptance not only makes perfect sense, the convenience it offers is expected by your customers. From airlines and auto rentals, to hotels and travel agencies, it can help you reach new levels of customer service and cost-efficiency.

MasterCard card acceptance offers many benefits that can help you achieve both your business and customer service goals, whether your responsibility is the journey or the destination:

Deliver Better Service

Provide faster checkout, rapid authorization and offer a choice of payment options.

Capitalize On Online Opportunities

Use online payment methods to your advantage to streamline operations and improve customer service.

Increase Customer Loyalty

Customers are more likely to return to a business that offers several payment options.

Get Paid Sooner

You receive payment faster than with checks-usually within 24 to 72 hours.

Card Acceptance Is Safer Than Cash/Checks

With less cash and fewer checks on hand, theft risk is potentially reduced.

Reduce Check Processing Costs

Fewer checks accepted lowers the cost of check processing and the likelihood of check-acceptance problems.


They're Not Limited By Cash-on-Hand

Your customers are free to take advantage of specials or make additional purchases.

They Appreciate Multiple Payment Options

Customers enjoy the convenience and flexibility of a variety of payment options.

There's No Need To Carry Cash

Many customers feel safer if they don't have to carry a lot of cash.

They Can Collect Rewards

Some customers may elect to pay with a card to support their participation in a reward program.

They Can Track Expenses

Card statements help your customers track their expenses for household budgeting and business trips.




Strengthen your customer relationships and increase loyalty while lowering acquisition costs.


Open your business to an ever-widening population of prepaid cardholders. For all types of consumers, a MasterCard Prepaid Card is the easier way to pay.