Create a complete lodging booking experience with Rapid API

Access our vast global lodging inventory, with features that enable you to build the best shopping, booking, and post-booking experience for travelers.

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The latest flexible technology to grow your business


Rapid is a fast, light API product with a modular structure that lets you customize your lodging path from shopping, to booking, to payment. Integrate what you need now, then easily adapt your integration as your business needs change later.


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Inspire travelers to book the perfect stay

Travelers can explore extensive inventory and rich content that drives them to book. All of our inventory is directly sourced, which means competitive prices and a seamless experience for both you and travelers.


properties around the world, across 35+ different categories*


detailed property images and 21M room images, each with clear captions across 40 different languages*


traveler ratings and 57M+ reviews that help travelers book with confidence*


destinations that match what travelers are searching for*

How our API technology keeps you competitive

Rapid API empowers you to build a positive end-to-end
experience that keeps travelers coming back,
driving growth for your business.

Travelers want options. With Rapid API, your travelers will have access to 700K properties around the world, from hotels to house boats. And as a Rapid API partner, you can also leverage our detailed property, room, and user-generated content. Together, our inventory and content inspire travelers to book with you.

Unlock access to property rates and deals that travelers can't find anywhere else. From exclusive distribution rates with global chains to opaque package rates, you'll get access to commissionable, competitive rates for a variety of traveler and trip types. With Rapid API, you can surface the right rates for your travelers and your business.

Rapid API is lightweight and reliable, handling well over 6 billion calls every day, powering travel for hundreds of companies around the world. Unparalleled API response speed and stability translates to a consistent, positive shopping and booking experience travelers can trust.

As a Rapid API partner, you’ll have direct access to decades of travel and tech expertise through our team of strategic account managers and technical consultants. They help you optimize your integration and capitalize on any growth opportunities — because when you win, we win.

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What our partners have to say

Join the hundreds of global companies who use Rapid API

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Developer Hub

Visit the Developer Hub to access technical documentation and schema information.

Frequently asked questions

You’ll need to become a partner to integrate with Rapid API. Contact us to learn how to join Expedia Group.


Read the launch requirements for integrating with Rapid API.

Launch requirements help ensure your integration is fully ready to serve your intended users and/or traveler base. See more about our launch requirements here.

Our modular architecture allows you to integrate only what you need in a way that suits your business. The simple API path with URL linking for intuitive integrations, targeted requests, and delivering only the necessary data. With our evolving schema framework you can access the latest functionality without needing to upgrade to a new version. Our Developer Hub gives you access to API schemas, extensive developer documentation, and reference documentation for a richer experience.

Access to 700,000 accommodations with a wide range of different property types, from apartments and hotels to house boats and more, for all customer needs

Our inventory includes 250k destinations, giving travelers choice all around the world.

Yes. Rapid API delivers detailed property- and room-level information, enabling you to filter the available inventory to show what's most relevant to travelers.

Read help articles and contact our support channel here.

See technical documentation at Developer Hub.

*Expedia Group data, October 2022

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