A long-running, behind-the-scenes experiment by Amadeus to reach consumers directly has made a major move with the addition of the Kayak platform to the Amadeus.net website.

Travolution has learned the technology and GDS supplier is using the Kayak meta search interface on the Amadeus.net consumer site, giving users access to the full and existing range of Kayak services such as flight and hotel search.

The Amadeus-branded homepage allows consumers to search for availability or fares, with both pieces of functionality using the Kayak interface