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RDA-Award 2016 - apply now!

The new RDA-Award recognizes and rewards marketing performances and innovations 
in the coach and group tourism sectors. It will be awarded in three categories: OUTSTANDING PERSONALITYIn this category, the RDA-Workshop Touristik-Service GmbH will honour an inspiring and talented personality who...

Coach Tourism


CPT Coach Friendly Awards

Coach tourism passengers play an important role in supporting the local economy of towns, cities and villages as they brings much needed revenue to local hotels, restaurants, cafes, shops, parks,...


German holiday market trends - bookings slump continues in March

Hopes of a post-ITB 2016 upturn in the German tourism market have been dashed by figures showing an 11% decline in package holiday bookings in March. After a 9% bookings drop in January and a 2%...


German holiday behaviour in 2015 - selected first results of the 46th FUR Travel Analysis

53.4 million German holidaymakers took a total of 69.1 million trips in 2015. Expenditure on holiday trips amounted to € 65.9 billion. Holiday travel propensity equalled 77% (the proportion of the...



Partner-Seminar: Coach Tourism Partnership

This English language seminar aims at optimizing the co-operation between coach operators and their business partners. It provides interpretation of market research data and know-how about: market...



No tolls for tour coaches: RDA welcomes clear position by Germany’s Federal Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt

If motorway tolls were introduced in Germany for coach holiday travel they would add significantly to the costs of both domestic and international coach holidays for consumers. RDA Federation...



Germany: VAT on international passenger transport

The German Federal Ministry of Finance makes the attached fact sheet "VAT on international passenger transport services using buses or coaches that are not registered in the Federal Republic of...

RDA Workshop


“Meet the locals” at the RDA-Workshop 2016 in Cologne

The RDA-Workshop from 5th to 7th July 2016 in Cologne Fair, is Europe’s largest B2B trade-only exhibition focussing exclusively on the requirements of the coach and group travel sectors. This annual...


RDA-Workshop 2016 in Friedrichshafen - a successful premiere

The inaugural RDA-Workshop prologue exhibition in Friedrichshafen from 7th to 8th April 2016 was a great success. 356 exhibitors’ and 1,500 trade visitors’ expectations were not only achieved but...

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          5th to 7th July 2016, Cologne, Germany

  • Annual General Meeting

          7th July 2016, Cologne, Germany

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