eVisa and eHealth Ancillaries

Offer eVisas and eTAs as an ancillary product during the booking flow and help customers complete preflight eHealth declarations before check-in.
Benefits

Ever-changing identification requirements and complex rules and regulations are a lot to navigate.

Open a new revenue stream

Add an average $80 USD to international bookings by offering eVisas as an ancillary product.

Personalize trip planning

Improve the customer experience by presenting an eVisa offer to qualified customers during or after booking.

Manage operational risk

Without proper documentation, travellers risk being denied boarding and travel providers risk loss of revenue and government fines.

Offer eVisa and eTAs to passengers for anywhere they want to go.

Increase ancillary revenue by allowing customers to add eVisas to their cart or present an offer after booking on the Confirmation or Manage My Booking page.
Digitize health declarations and inform the front line team when customers have completed health forms.
Notify travellers about health documentation requirements by air, ship or land border crossing and seamlessly help them submit forms.

Features

Sherpa’s cloud infrastructure automatically analyzes visa submissions for errors, formats the information to fit government systems, and submits them to the respective government in seconds.
Simplified application process and better customer experience
Faster application process—average of 94 seconds to submit an application to the government
Auto-fill application from PNR/APIS
Reduced error rate
Enables multiple applications at once
Data privacy and enterprise-grade 
security protocols
Why the world’s leading travel brands partner with us
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“Our customers were frustrated by hard to understand immigration and consulate websites. With Sherpa, we are now able to offer our customers a seamless and hassle free travel experience all on one platform: our website.”

 
Matthias Knobloch, Condor, International Marketing Manager B2C

Annabelle Porter,
Customer Service Officer

“We've had excellent feedback from our travellers as we're able to provide a single touchpoint for all visa requirements across all destinations, and use Sherpa as a trusted partner to facilitate visa purchases. Sherpa has given our customers peace of mind, addressing anxiety often associated with travel, further reduced inbound calls to our support staff, and prevented customer service issues on the ground.”

Craig Nagy, G Adventures, Technology Director, Customer Systems

Annabelle Porter,
Customer Service Officer

“Having undertaken a hackathon using Sherpa, we found their documentation to be very detailed and the implementation straightforward. We were able to put together an integration with Skyscanner in a couple of hours resulting in a functional mobile application using real visa data.”

Akos Toth-Mate, Skyscanner, Engineering Manager

Annabelle Porter,
Customer Service Officer

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an eVisa?

An eVisa, or electronic visa, is an official government document. It is a digital visa issued without a physical label in the bearer’s passport. The eVisa is linked to the individual’s passport number and must be presented before travel.

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What languages do you support?

Our eVisa application is translated to 5 languages; our travel restrictions tool is localized to 14 languages including Spanish, German, and Simplified Chinese. ‍ We are able to launch new languages quickly based on partner demand. Need a language we don't currently support? Contact us.

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What countries are covered?

Our database has visa requirements for all nationalities going to all destinations. This includes paper visas, eVisas and eTAs, and transit visa requirements. ‍ We can help travellers apply for any eVisas. Today there are 64 countries with an active eVisa. By 2021, over 110 countries will require eVisas.

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How does your commercial model work?

We work off a revenue share model with our partners based on facilitating eVisa applications for their customers.

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Enhance your experience

Open a new ancillary revenue stream.

Reduce your costs and operational 
risk while enhancing your customer experience.
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Our solutions

You choose how to work with us.

Get up and running quickly with embeddable widgets, our intuitive API, or white-label WebApp.

Sherpa API

Using our API, retrieve a broad range of entry requirements and travel restrictions such as visa, passport, quarantine and COVID-19 testing protocols. Add eVisa and eTA purchases and eHealth Declarations as an ancillary product across the customer journey. 

Embeddable Elements

Embed and configure widgets showing personalized entry requirements as well as international and domestic travel restrictions on your website or platform. Perfect for pilot projects.

White-label WebApp

Offer your customers all the information available through the Sherpa API and earn commission on eVisa and eTA sales on the White-Label WebApp managed and deployed by Sherpa. Ideal for teams without development resources.