Teleticket nominates local charity partner Starr Trust

September 2017

Teleticket, the agent friendly flight consolidator has nominated local charity, Starr Trust as their corporate charity partner.

Starr Trust, an independent, family run charity support young people aged 10 - 18 in fulfilling their potential through sports, arts and education, by giving a helping hand to achieve their goals at a time when they really need it. Providing financial grants, training and development of skills and connections and mentoring, the charity raise funds through local events and corporate partnerships.

Michelle Wheatley, Customer Engagement Manager at Teleticket said:
"With our close proximity to Brighton, our team chose to support a local charity who really bring the best out in people. The work and support that Starr Trust provides for young people in the community is crucial to the development and implementation of their chosen sport".

Rob Starr, Chairman and Co-Founder at Starr Trust said:
"Support from local business is vital to enable us to continue looking after our existing Champions and to help us fund new champions to be the very best that they can be. We were absolutely thrilled to be informed by Teleticket that they have chosen the Starr Trust as their charity partner and I know that together we will be able to help so many more children in the City".

Teleticket will support Starr Trust over the next twelve months with a range of team fundraising activities, auction prizes and champion day trips within the South East of England.

Teleticket welcomes return of Tunisair charter flights

August 2017

Teleticket has announced the relaunch of Tunisair flights from London Gatwick and London Heathrow to Tunis, located in the North East of Tunisia. Commencing on the 6th September, Teleticket will offer four flights per week from London to the Capital, situated on the Lake of Tunis basking in temperatures peaking 34 degrees in the summer months.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket says: "Tunisia has always been a very popular route for us so we're delighted to see the return of tourism and possible further charter flights operating to the region for 2018. We're pleased we are able to offer flights for September and October 2017 to our agents, giving more variety of holidays to offer to their customers for the remainder of the summer season".

Flights start from £295pp for 7 nights including baggage. Visit www.teletickettravel.com for more information.

Teleticket celebrates first anniversary with Love Holidays

July 2017

Teleticket, the agent-friendly flight consolidator, is celebrating its one year working anniversary with Love Holidays, one of the newest and largest online travel agents in Europe.

Teleticket prides itself on offering flights which are completely transparent for agents and their customers, meaning there are no added extras, no check-in charges and no luggage charges. Fully ATOL bonded and licensed with the CAA, Teleticket has been supplying niche and competitively priced flights to the travel trade for almost two decades.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket explains: 'Teleticket is one of the leading suppliers within the travel trade for flight only and we are delighted to continue our partnership with Love Holidays who are currently the fastest growing online travel agent in the UK.

Since opening an account with Teleticket, Love Holidays have quickly risen to the top five booking agents with Teleticket in the last 12 months, with top destinations including Kefalonia, Skiathos and Corfu.

Teleticket expands ski programme with 21 new routes

7 October 2016

Teleticket, the agent friendly flight consolidator, has enhanced its winter 2017 programme with the addition of flights to Innsbruck, Geneva, Turin, Salzburg and Chambery from eight UK regional airports.

Departing on Saturday mornings from Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Stansted, Bristol, East Midlands, Heathrow and Edinburgh, Teleticket will operate direct flights to ski destinations in Europe, commencing from 7th January 2017 for 7 night durations.

Geneva, Innsbruck and Turin airports serve eight of the top ten ski resorts, with access to the best slopes in Europe in less than two hours, which means world class snow is quick and easy to access.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket says: "Our ski routes have always been popular with tailor made tour operators as we offer a flight only product which can be packaged with hotel or chalet accommodation to suit the passenger’s needs and requirements. For winter 2017, we have opted for 6 UK departures to Innsbruck and 4 UK departures to Geneva each week, serving the most popular ski resorts in Europe".

Flights start from £165pp for 7 nights including baggage. Visit www.teletickettravel.com for more information.

Teleticket adds Bristol to Cagliari route for 2017

18 August 2016

Teleticket, the agent friendly flight consolidator, has announced departures from Bristol Airport to Cagliari in Sardinia for Summer 2017. Operating from 8th July to 9th September 2017, there are 7 and 14 night durations available.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket said, "Our Sardinian programme from Heathrow and Manchester has been hugely popular and we are delighted to be able to add the Bristol to Cagliari route for next summer. As the second largest island in the Mediterranean, Sardinia has a range of accommodation to suit all budgets, from private villas to all-inclusive hotels."

The direct flights depart on Saturday mornings at 7am and arrive in Sardinia in less than three hours. Prices start from £425 per person for 7 nights return including baggage and soft drinks onboard. Visit www.teletickettravel.com for more information.

New Corsica flights from Teleticket for Summer 2016

7 December 2015

Teleticket, the travel agent friendly flight consolidator, has enhanced its summer 2016 programme with the addition of flights to Corsica from three major UK regional airports.

Departing on Sunday mornings from Manchester, Stansted and Bristol, Teleticket will operate direct flights to Calvi and Bastia, commencing from 15th May with 7 & 14 night durations.

Described by the Daily Mail's Frank Barratt as the 'most beautiful place in the Mediterranean', Corsica has more than 200 beaches, three of which have featured in the Sunday Times European Top 20. So whether you like a large vista of white Caribbean-style sand or an intimate , sheltered cove protected from the waves, you won’t be disappointed.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket says: "The beautiful Mediterranean island of Corsica is an extremely popular holiday destination with its French and Italian influences, unspoilt breathtaking landscape, thriving culture and relaxing white sandy beaches. Corsica's 250-plus hotels and fabulous luxurious villas are only three hours away, giving our agents a wide variety of holidays to offer their customers."

Flights start from £279pp for 7 nights including baggage. Visit www.teletickettravel.com for more information.

Collect high street vouchers with Teleticket's Sardinia flights

2 December 2015

In an exclusive incentive just for The Travel Network Group, Teleticket is giving away £10 Capital Bonds voucher per booking for Heathrow departures and £15 per booking for Manchester departures.

As the second largest island in the Mediterranean, Sardinia is full of both white (and black, thanks to the volcanic rock) sandy beaches, dramatic cliff formations, volcanic lakes and wild countryside.

Teleticket offers flights from Heathrow and Manchester to both the capital Cagliari and the port of Olbia with option of 7 and 14 nights. Flights include baggage and soft drinks onboard.

The small print:

  • Any departure date between 21st May and 17th September 2016.
  • Routes must be: Manchester – Olbia, Manchester – Cagliari, London Heathrow – Olbia or London Heathrow – Cagliari.
  • Only for bookings taken from 26th November 2015 to 31st January 2016
  • Vouchers will be issued no later than 31st March 2016

James Villa Holidays is Teleticket’s top selling agent for Preveza

19 November 2015

James Villa Holidays, the UK’s leading villa holiday specialists is Teleticket’s top selling agent for the Preveza route. The direct London Gatwick to Preveza flights which operate on a Sunday, have become a firm favourite with James Villa Holidays customers.

Picturesque Preveza is one of western Greece's hidden diamonds and is becoming a very popular holiday destination. The coastal town is tucked snugly into a peninsula separating the Ionian Sea and the Amvrakikos Gulf and half way down the Epirus regions of Central Greece.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket, explains: "Teleticket has worked with James Villa Holidays since 2002 and we are delighted that they have become our top selling agent of flights to Preveza for 2015. As a market leader for villa accommodation, they make an excellent trade partner for us and their reputation for customer focussed service is one of the best in the travel industry."

Gary Horsford, Commercial Manager from James Villa Holidays says: "The Sunday departure from Gatwick falls neatly in line with changeover day for the James Villa properties in this region and we offer over 40 villas within easy reach of the airport. We are very proud to be Teleticket’s top performer of the Preveza route and hope to be one of Teleticket’s best performers for some of their other routes in the future".

Teleticket prides itself on offering flights which are completely transparent for agents and their customers, meaning there are no added extras, no check-in charges and no luggage charges. Fully ATOL bonded and licensed with the CAA, Teleticket has been supplying flights to the travel trade for almost two decades.

Teleticket announces Summer 2016 flights from Humberside Airport

12 October 2015

Teleticket, the agent friendly flight consolidator, is offering its popular British Airways, direct flights, from Humberside to Alicante and Palma for Summer 2016. Operating from 21st May to 17th September 2016, there are 7 and 14 night durations available for each destination.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket said, "We are excited about our 2016 summer season from Humberside Airport. We are working closely with the airport to ensure that holidaymakers in the North East know they can travel to hugely popular holiday locations from a friendly local airport."

Deborah Zost, Humberside Airport's Managing Director adds, "Teleticket is a highly regarded operator at regional airports and we are delighted to be working with them for their Summer 2016 timetable. The routes they offer are always a popular choice with local holidaymakers and we have no doubt that this will be one of many successful summers for them."

Flights start from £325 per person for 7 nights return. Visit www.teletickettravel.com for more information

Teleticket announces Summer 2016 flights for Scotland

29 September 2015

Teleticket, the agent friendly flight consolidator, is once again offering British Airways, direct charter flights, from three Scottish airports to Malaga and Palma for Summer 2016. Operating from 21st May to 16th October 2016, there are 7 and 14 night durations available.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket said, "Teleticket has been offering flights from Scotland for ten years, having started in 2005 with Glasgow – Tenerife with Astraeus Airlines. Teleticket now offer flights from Glasgow and Aberdeen to Palma and Malaga, and Edinburgh to Palma which have all proved popular for six consecutive years.

"We know from working closely with agents such as Ramsay World Travel and Airport Direct Travel that being able to offer nonstop flights to traditional destinations such as Malaga and Palma from a local airport is very beneficial to agents working in Scotland."

Flights start from £229 per person for 7 nights return. Visit www.teletickettravel.com

Teleticket celebrates a dozen years trading with Travel Republic

11 September 2015

Teleticket, the agent-friendly flight consolidator, is celebrating 12 years of trading with one of the largest and most well-established online travel agents in Europe, Travel Republic.

Teleticket prides itself on offering flights which are completely transparent for agents and their customers, meaning there are no added extras, no check-in charges and no luggage charges. Fully ATOL bonded and licensed with the CAA, Teleticket has been supplying flights to the travel trade for almost two decades.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket explains: 'Teleticket is one of the leading suppliers within the travel trade for flight only. We are delighted to recognise our long-standing partnership with Travel Republic as it demonstrates our commitment to working with forward-thinking, successful agents.'

Of the relationship, Steve Dean, Commercial Director for Travel Republic says, 'Within the fast-moving and ever-changing travel industry it is encouraging to see long-term commercial partnerships, and we are very pleased to have worked with Teleticket for such an extended period of time. For the past 12 years Teleticket has proven an excellent source of flights to traditional destinations such the Canaries, Greek Islands and Egypt and we look forward to continuing to offer their products to our customers.'

For more press information, please contact Stephen at SRF on 01252 850540, or email stephen@communicationmatters.co.uk

BOUYANT LATES IN SEAT ONLY MARKET FOR 2015

10 August 2015

Teleticket, the agent- friendly flight consolidator, is reporting a strong lates market for seat-only in the summer 2015 season. Compared to the past two years, Teleticket has seen a steady increase in demand during the latter part of June and through July and early indications are this trend is continuing into August

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket says:' Many of our agent clients have reported that holidaymakers were waiting before committing to their travel plans due to uncertainty in the market. Certainly since the middle of June, we have seen a significant rise in interest for summer flights including an increase in demand for Greece'

In recent years, the lates market has been slowing reducing, with customers wanting to guarantee their first choice of flights early in the year but as David adds: 'For customers who are prepared to be flexible with their dates and destinations, there has been some fabulous bargains for this summer season.'

David adds: 'The strength of sterling is putting more euros in customers' pockets and prices in the resort islands were already reduced by as much 13%, so the savings are made at the destination as well as on the flights. We think many agents will see the opportunity to give their clients a great holiday at a great price.'

Teleticket offer flights with no surprises for the agents’ customers. There are no added extras, no check-in charges and no luggage charges and no charges for meals where the airline includes them. ATOL bonded and licensed with the CAA, Teleticket, has been supplying flights to the travel trade for almost two decades.

For more press information, please contact Stephen at SRF on 01252 850540, or email stephen@communicationmatters.co.uk

GOOD TIME TO VISIT GREECE

July 2015

Teleticket, the agent- friendly flight consolidator, is urging agents to keep considering Greece for the summer 2015 season. Over a million Brits were attracted to book by the cheaper flights, a strong pound and now this destination is even more of a bargain.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket says:'We had seen a price drop year on year for flights to Greece but now it represents one of the best value holiday destinations in Europe. We compared flights with the same departure date, duration and with one bag of luggage across some other traditional summer favourites.'

A seven night departure from Birmingham to Kefalonia will cost £229* per person, departing on 1st August 2015 including bag. For other destinations for same departure, date, duration and including one bag the cost per person are up to £400 per person higher:

Faro£357
Malalga£408
Palma£301
Alicante£380
Fuerteventura£512
Tenerife£629
*prices correct at time of writing

David adds: 'The strength of sterling is putting more euros in customers' pockets and prices in the resort islands were already reduced by as much 13%, so the savings are made at the destination as well as on the flights. We think many agents will see the opportunity to give their clients a great holiday at a great price.'

Teleticket offer flights with no surprises for the agents’ customers. There are no added extras, no check-in charges and no luggage charges and no charges for meals where the airline includes them. ATOL bonded and licensed with the CAA, Teleticket, has been supplying flights to the travel trade for almost two decades.

For more press information, please contact Stephen at SRF on 01252 850540, or email stephen@communicationmatters.co.uk

TELETICKET GROWS AT HEATHROW

April 2015

Teleticket, the agent- friendly flight consolidator, is reporting a hugely expanded portfolio of flights available to the trade from London Heathrow. The veteran flight-only company has even added some destinations which are only available from Heathrow to its existing portfolio of flights.

David Crawforth, Aviation Manager at Teleticket says: "We have always offered flights from airports across the country to our agent customers, but we have also always been known for our very strong Gatwick portfolio. For 2015, the growth in our offering at Heathrow has been substantial and we can give agents flights to places not accessible from Gatwick."

As an example Teleticket now offers flights to Cagliari, the capital of Sardinia and often described as the 'most Italian of cities'. Other Heathrow destinations include Bodrum, Dalaman, Kos, Olbia, Preveza and Rhodes. David adds: "We have been given access to some of the major charters flying from Heathrow and we can now pass on these flights to the trade, with all the additional benefits which come from buying from Teleticket."

Teleticket offer flights with no surprises for the agents’ customers. There are no added extras, no check-in charges and no luggage charges. ATOL bonded and licensed with the CAA, Teleticket, has been supplying flights to the travel trade for almost two decades."

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