Blockchain is transforming transportation

Blockchain solutions like supply chain transparency, smarter loyalty programs, and maintenance tracking are a perfect fit for travel and transportation.

77 percent

of transportation executives expect to have a blockchain network in production within three years.

Solution areas

Customer experience

Enhance travel options with more personalized pricing and offers for air, rail and travel services.

Asset availability

Empower your employees by maximizing asset and infrastructure availability.

A connected world

Reduce costs through secure, transparent, optimized information sharing with blockchain solutions.

Success stories

American Airlines

The route to customer experience transformation is through the cloud.


Keep trains up and running with IoT sensors and predictive maintenance.

Port of Rotterdam

Size meets efficiency when the largest European port becomes the smartest.

Expert insights

Travel can be a complicated and stressful event for all involved. IBM Global Travel & Transportation Industries Global Managing Director Dee Waddell discusses how he's working with global airlines on infusing AI, mobile, and cloud to bring teams together and improve operations.

IBM Technology

Scalable, dependable networks can transform your travel and transportation operations and support innovative experiences.

Artificial intelligence

Equip travelers with personalized, needs-based information fueled by IBM Watson®.

Internet of Things

Keep systems and operations running smoothly on a seamless, connected IoT platform.


Improve efficiency and transparency by simplifying processes with blockchain.


Optimize your travel and transportation business with secure data on the IBM Cloud™.

Trends and news

Major carriers join shipping platform

TradeLens expands its blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform with two new carriers.

The next generation of travel

Offering unique travel experiences built on trust and simplicity with blockchain.

Global Industry Agenda

How can travel industry leaders seize opportunities today to win tomorrow?

Ready to learn more?

Explore the IBM solutions that can help you start your travel and transportation transformation.

*Source: IBM, "Expedited delivery: How transportation companies can thrive with blockchain." 2018