Support hours

06–22
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Company Details

  • Founded
    1964
  • Host Type
    Host Only
  • Franchise
  • Currently Accepting
    Beginner Agents, Experienced Agents
  • Accepts Agents in
    USA
  • # of Contractors
    2,000
  • Annual Sales
    $545 million
  • Languages Spoken
    English
  • Business Attributes
  • Profile Updated
    06/10/2024
  • GDS
    Not Offered
  • Consortia
  • Accreditations
    CLIA, IATA
  • Members of
    ASTA, ASTA-SBN, BBB, PATH
  • Seller of Travel
    California, Florida, Hawaii
  • E&O Insurance Included
  • Focuses
    Cruise, Groups, Leisure, Luxury, Honeymoon/DWs

Program Details

  • Ticketing Service for non-GDS Agents
  • Minimum Sales Requirement
  • Lead Program
  • Leads Belong to
    Host Agency
  • Charge for Leads
  • Education Program
    IC Education, In-person, On-demand
  • Allows Sub-agents

Pricing & Commission

  • Military/Veteran discounts
  • Start Up Fee
    $495
  • Location requirement
    Storefront, Home-based
  • Annual Fee
  • Commission Split Range
  • Frequency of Commission Payments
    Weekly
  • Method of Payment
    Direct Deposit

Technology & Tools

  • Marketing Programs
    Direct Mail, Website Program, E-mail Marketing, Social Media Tools
  • Leisure Tools
    Air Booking Tool
  • Corporate Tools
  • CRM

About Avoya Travel

NO EXPERIENCE? NO PROBLEM! 

Are you interested in the travel industry and becoming a travel agent? That’s where Travel Agent Education Powered by Avoya, a 2023 Magellan Award Winner, comes in. When it comes to travel, we’re experts – and we’re ready to help you start your journey in this exciting industry. This program, housed in the Avoya Travel Academy, is designed especially for aspiring entrepreneurs (like you!) entering the world of travel, offering a comprehensive educational experience that equips you to confidently own and operate your independent travel business. 

What's included: 

  1. AWARD-WINNING EDUCATION: A dynamic and comprehensive travel agent curriculum  
  2. 35-40 HOURS OF ONLINE, SELF-PACED LESSONS: Available in both written and audio formats  
  3. TRAVEL AGENT EDUCATION CERTIFICATION™ EXAM FEE: Included in all packages  
  4. DISCOUNTED AVOYA NETWORK™ AFFILIATION PRICE: $100 off + extra $50 discount if you affiliate during enrollment  
  5. EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNT FOR ACTIVE DUTY OR MILITARY VETERANS: $100 off any package  
  6. And more! 

You asked and we delivered. Our best (and lowest) prices are here to stay! Click here to enroll for as low as $372! 

VETERANS, YOUR NEXT MISSION IS CALLING 

We know the transition out of the military and into the civilian world comes with many challenges. To help make that transition as smooth as possible, we're honored to offer our veterans and their spouses $100 off their Avoya affiliation fee plus $100 off their enrollment fee for Travel Agent Education Powered by Avoya. Turn your passion for travel into a thriving travel business with Avoya’s industry-leading professional development opportunities, customizable marketing assets, innovative technology, award-winning education and 60 years of travel industry experience. 

Your attention to detail, problem-solving abilities and travel experience are just a few reasons why you’d make a wonderful travel advisor! You can learn more about why starting a travel agency is a good fit for veterans by clicking here. If you're looking to be your own boss, have a flexible schedule and get paid while traveling the world, the travel industry is calling your name. Start your journey today with Avoya. 

VOTED BEST HOST AGENCY 

At Avoya, we go beyond traditional host agency norms by continuously innovating and reimagining the vacation planning experience. That’s why we’re recognized as the top host agency, proudly accepting industry awards and accolades year after year.   

Our commitment to excellence ensures that Independent Agencies in the Avoya Network have access to industry-leading resources and best-in-class support, propelling their travel businesses to unprecedented new heights. We're not content with the status quo; we're always scanning the horizon for what's next, introducing innovative ideas that foster continuous growth. Join us as we explore the future of travel. 

A NEW ERA OF VACATION PLANNING 

  1. Live Leads™ — New Clients Sent To You
  2. Dedicated Agency Support
  3. Ongoing Professional Development
  4. Dynamic Education Platform – Avoya Travel Academy
  5. Top-Tier Commissions
  6. Innovative Time-Saving Technology — Agent Power™
  7. Award-Winning Marketing Resources
  8. Stellar Industry Reputation
  9. Instant Commission™ Program — Get Paid Sooner
  10. And More!

CUSTOMIZED SOLUTIONS FOR THE MODERN TRAVEL ADVISOR 

At Avoya, we know that small businesses deserve big opportunities. That’s why, in our commitment to fueling your travel agency success, we offer customized solutions and resources to fit your business’ unique needs. 

You could spend hundreds of hours searching for customers, or you could let us handle that for you! Live Leads™, the industry’s first and most successful travel leads program, sends new clients directly to you 24/7 via phone, web and mobile app. When it’s time to book, you can turn to our patented SaaS technology, Agent Power™, to access a fully integrated CRM system and best-in-class booking engine (just some of the many other time-saving tech functions). 

Avoya's Marketing Resource Center™, a library of diverse marketing resources and assets exclusively for your Independent Agency use, includes ready-to-use social media and digital marketing assets, on-demand personalized direct mail, pre-designed travel night kits and more all in one easily accessible central location.  

Say goodbye to chatbots and unpredictable support desks. Avoya’s dedicated Support team is available seven days a week to solve any issues you may be facing. We’re proud to offer the highest support ratio in the industry, with our team of experts ready and willing to assist you when you need it most. 

Learn why over 2,000 travel professionals choose Avoya over other leading networks. Call 1-888-320-4675 or visit www.AvoyaNetwork.com to join the most innovative travel network today!

Preferred Suppliers

Airlines
  • Air New Zealand
  • American Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Delta/Air France/KLM
  • Emirates
  • Etihad Airways
  • Eva Air
  • Latam
  • Lufthansa
  • Qatar Airways
  • South African Airways
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic
Cruise lines
  • AmaWaterways
  • American Cruise Lines
  • American Queen Steamboat Company
  • Atlas Ocean Voyages
  • Avalon Waterways
  • Azamara
  • Carnival Cruise Line
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Crystal River Cruises
  • Cunard
  • Disney Cruise Lines
  • Emerald Waterways
  • Holland America Cruise Lines
  • Hurtigruten
  • MSC Cruises
  • Norwegian Cruise Lines
  • Oceania Cruises
  • Paul Gauguin Cruises
  • Pearl Seas Cruises
  • PONANT Cruises & Expeditions
  • Princess Cruises
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean International
  • Scenic Cruises
  • Seabourn Cruise Lines
  • Silversea Cruises
  • Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
  • Viking Cruises
  • Virgin Voyages
  • Windstar Cruises
Hotels
  • Hilton
  • Hyatt
  • Marriott
Insurance
  • Allianz
  • Aon
Rail
  • AmTrak
  • Rail Europe
  • Rocky Mountaineer
Rental cars
  • Alamo
  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Carey International
  • Enterprise Rent a Car
  • Hertz
  • National Car Rental
Resorts
  • AMResorts
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts
  • Red Carnation Hotels
  • Sandals
Tours
  • Abercrombie & Kent
  • Adventures by Disney
  • AmTrak Vacations
  • Apple Vacations
  • Avanti Destinations
  • Blue Sky Tours
  • Brendan Vacations
  • CIE Tours International
  • Classic Vacations
  • Club Med
  • Collette
  • Contiki
  • Cosmos
  • Costsaver
  • Delta Vacations
  • Disney Destinations
  • Funjet Vacations
  • Globus Family of Brands
  • Insight Vacations
  • Journese
  • Luxury Gold
  • MLT Vacations
  • Monograms
  • Pleasant Holidays
  • Railbookers
  • Roadtrips
  • Rocky Mountaineer
  • Southwest Vacations
  • Tauck
  • TNT Vactaions
  • Trafalgar
  • Travel Bound
  • Travel Impressions
  • United Vacations
  • Vacation Express
  • Walt Disney Travel Company
  • Yankee Leisure Group