There are full-service Travel Leaders travel agencies located throughout North America to help you travel better on your next leisure vacation or business trip.
Travel Leaders travel agents will take the time to understand your unique travel interests and aspirations, until we “get you.” We then use our education, first-hand travel experience and relationships with airlines, car, hotel, resort, tour and cruise supplier partners to make sure you enjoy an exceptional personalized travel experience that will create memories to last a lifetime.
We are your personal travel advocate to help you with everything from getting you on the next flight, if your flight is canceled, to searching through all of the options to find you the right vacation package, cruise, shore excursions, restaurants and more. We will provide you with tips, advice and insights that only a trained and experienced travel professional can offer. We live and love travel and welcome the opportunity to show you how we can help you travel better.
Travel Leaders travel agents are experts who understand where you want to go, how to get you there and the priceless experiences you want to have. We get you and we get you there.
Our trusted partners help our travel agents provide you with above and beyond travel experiences. We have spent years building valuable relationships with our partners in the travel industry including cruise lines, tour operators, hotels, car rental companies and more. Our partners are best-in-class, and take excellent care of you, our valued customer.
We have partnered with the tourism boards of some of the most exciting destinations across the world to offer you the best vacation values and experiences. From Alaska and Australia to Fiji and Florida, our travel agents have worked with our destination representatives to receive specialized training and certifications. They are eager to offer you their expertise to help you plan your dream vacation to any of our distinctive destinations.
Travel Leaders Network is comprised of nearly 7,000 travel agency locations – more than one third of North America’s leading travel agencies. With over $17 billion in annual sales volume, Travel Leaders Network is the largest seller of luxury travel, cruises, river cruises and tours in the travel agency industry
With a name that boldly embodies our commitment to our vacation and business travel clients via a progressive approach toward each unique travel experience. As one of North America’s Top 10 travel companies, Travel Leaders Group has assisted millions of travelers through our strong roots - the former Carlson Wagonlit Travel Associates, Travel Leaders and Tzell Travel Group joined together in 2008 to form one of the industry’s fastest-growing and robust networks of travel agents. Travel Leaders-branded franchise travel agencies can trace its beginnings to 1984 as the Carlson franchise system “Ask Mr. Foster” Travel, which itself was North America’s first travel agency chain established in 1888.
In 2016, for the eighth year in a row, Travel Leaders Group was the highest ranking travel management company in Business Travel News’ annual compendium. Business Travel News is considered “the voice of authority for corporate travel buyers throughout North America for over 20 years.” The rankings are based on the reported volume of airline transactions and verified by the Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), which is the premier financial transaction processing and settlement corporation that facilitates the distribution of travel products and related information.
Travel Weekly placed Travel Leaders Group among the top North American travel companies in its 2016 Power List. Travel Weekly is billed as “the national newspaper of the travel industry.” The rankings are based on participating companies wholly-owned annual sales volume reported for 2015 and specifically do not include franchised operations. Travel Leaders Group wholly-owned operations reported annual sales volume totals in excess of $4 billion for 2015; when franchised and affiliated sales are included, that number increases dramatically to approximately $21 billion.
Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 2016 listing named a Travel Leaders Franchise Group brand as the top travel franchise brand for the 21st consecutive year. The rankings are largely based upon the overall number of locations each brand has.
Travel Weekly’s illustrious awards honor “The Best in the Travel Industry.” Travel Weekly awarded Travel Leaders Network with three prestigious Magellan Awards in 2016. In the past five years alone, Travel Leaders Network has been honored with a total of 80 Magellan Awards for its industry-leading programs.