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Verband Deutsches Reisemanagement e.V. (VDR) - The German Business Travel Association

The Verband Deutsches Reisemanagement e.V. (German Business Travel Association, VDR) campaigns for efficient, economical, safe and unimpeded, worldwide travel opportunities for business enterprises.

Commercial mobility in the business and public sector requires professional management. The VDR represents the interests of the German business sector in matters concerning the general and competitive conditions for business travel and mobility. It promotes and supports its members as a Centre of Competence.

The VDR has partnered the German business sector since 1974 with the aim of optimizing the business travel aspect of company management. One of the association's priorities is to maintain a continuous dialogue at national and international level with its members, business travel service providers, political representatives and other associations. The main goal of the association's activities is to enhance the professionalism of business travel management.


More than 550 renowned companies of all sizes and from all industry sectors take advantage of VDR's many years of experience. The continuous rise in membership numbers shows that the association is well accepted within the German business sector. All major airline, hotel chains, car rental companies, the German Federal Railway and other companies from the business travel sector are affiliated to the VDR as service providers.


More information about the VDR membership (german)

Your contact person

Hans-Ingo Biehl

Executive Director
Member of the Board

+49 69 695229 20



The German Business Travel Association - Your Business Mobility Network