ReferenceBooking Notification API

Revision history

The following updates have been made to the Booking Notification schema, from newest to oldest updates:

October 7, 2020

Added 4202 error description.

September 3, 2020

Added details on Changes to Expedia Collect (see blog from Sept. 7th, 2020 for more info).

June 26, 2020

Added section for error codes that only appear in partner reports.

April 15, 2020

Updated the Expedia Virtual Card sample messages to indicate CVV details being sent (seriesCode field).

December 4, 2019

Updated the Expedia Virtual Card address to the new Expedia Group headquarters address.

August 7, 2019

  • Unicode support launched. Applies to China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan. Requires your systems to support UTF-8 encoding.
  • Added sample messages for bookings with Unicode characters in the <SpecialRequests> element and <PersonName>, <GivenName>, and <Surname> elements.

December 18, 2018

Added sample message for email alias.

December 10, 2018

Updated Sample BR Responses with a No Credit Card booking example.

June 29, 2018

  • Added new supported credit card types: Union Pay and Carte Blanche.
  • Added TLS 1.2 requirement.

October 31, 2017

Added HTTP header information.

April 11, 2017

Added new point of sale brands: American Express Travel, Amex The Hotel Collection, and Amex FINE HOTELS AND RESORTS.

March 31, 2017

Added new point of sale brands: Travelocity, Orbitz, Wotif, and other Expedia Group, Inc. brands.

May 15, 2016

Initial version.