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35th Day of Coach Tourism in Bremen / Bremerhaven

The 35th Day of Coach Tourism start-of-the-year RDA kick-off conference took place on Monday, 9th January 2017 in the wonderful GOP Varieté-Theater Bremen with an impressive B2B networking get-together on the evening of Sunday, 8th January 2017 in the stimulating Bremer Überseestadt which included...

Industry News


Screen tourism helps boost 2016 visitors to Ireland to record levels

An estimated 10.5 million people will have visited Ireland by the end of 2016, making it the best year ever for Irish tourism. A review of visitor patterns over the past year was launched by Tourism...


Online marketing trends for coach & group tourism operators

Here are some online marketing trends RDA members should watch out for, consider and adapt in 2017 in their diverse social media, marketing, RDA Exhibitions 2017 participation and advertising...


CTA – Coach Holiday Conference 2017 in Bournemouth

Geoff Ramm, creator and author of ‘Celebrity Service’ and ‘OMG Marketing’, will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 Coach Holiday Conference & Workshop at the Hilton Bournemouth on 29th and 30th...



RDA Exhibitions Preparation - Coach Tourism Partnership Seminar

This RDA Academy English-language seminar on 28th April 2017 at the RDA Head Office in Cologne aims at optimizing the co-operation between coach operators and their business partners. Interpretations...



Position Paper – European Coach Business – December 21st 2016

The large European Bus & Coach Manufacturers support the European Alliance for Coach Tourism (EACT) and their national coach organizations to utilize environmental fuels GTL/HVO for all coaches...


RDA Board visits Shell Technology Center in Hamburg

The final RDA Board meeting of 2016 took place in the Shell Technology Center in Hamburg, Germany. Issues discussed included the further development of the RDA Exhibitions and the EU Package Tours...



RDA Exhibitions 2017 - Exhibitor Invitation and Booking Documents published

There is no better place in Europe for coach and group tourism suppliers and holiday destinations to present new products, services and ideas. At the RDA Exhibitions 2017 in Friedrichshafen (20th and...

Dates & Events

  • 66th RDA Annual General Meeting
    19th April 2017, Friedrichshafen, Germany
  • RDA Group Travel Expo Friedrichshafen
    20th + 21st April 2017, Trade Fair Friedrichshafen, Germany
  • RDA Group Travel Expo Cologne
    4th + 5th July 2017, Cologne Trade Fair, Germany