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Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
Feb. 13, 2017
Jun. 30, 2016
Document And Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name SABRE CORP    
Entity Central Index Key 0001597033    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Trading Symbol SABR    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2016    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Common Stock Shares Outstanding   277,129,005  
Entity Public Float     $ 5,557,932,591