To be your companion to
experience our world
Founded in 2005 by three university friends in Düsseldorf (Germany), trivago has since become a leading global accommodation search website. We are focused on reshaping the way millions of travelers search for and compare hotels and other accommodations. Part of Expedia Group (NASDAQ: TRVG), trivago’s mission is to become your companion to experience our world. Find out how trivago works here.
hotels & alternative
The trivago idea is born
trivago is founded and goes live in Germany
First financing round
Price comparison is born
trivago goes live in Italy, Spain, and France
trivago reaches profitability
First TV campaign in Germany and Spain
trivago.com platform is launched
Launched new European platforms
First steps in the US
trivago goes live in Asia
Expedia acquires 62% stake in trivago through secondary purchase
54 localized platforms
Move to the new campus
5 million+ hotels and alternative accommodations, 190 countries
Acquisition of weekend.com
Chelsea FC Partnership Kickoff
Launch of hybrid work model
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trivago company blog
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