History & Culture

History & Culture

Business Travel by STA Travel

This is the story of Business Travel by STA Travel and how we became your one stop shop for simple travel and accommodation bookings, exciting worldwide corporate hospitality, events & meetings.
The story of STA Travel starts in 1979, when two young students had just returned from their travels, slightly jetlagged but on the biggest high of their lives. Inspired by the planet, the people they had met and the places they had seen, they set out on a mission to bring affordable flights and worldly adventures to others, young people, explorers and just about anyone who wanted or needed to travel. The result was STA Travel. In 1997, Business Travel was born! Our team consists of dedicated Business Travel Experts who are highly experienced in booking all aspects business travel. Committed to developing our product range with unique and innovative product. Today we have almost 2,000 people working in over 200 stores around the globe, helping over 2 million travellers a year start their adventure!
Despite common belief, we’re not that fresh off the block! We have over 15 years’ experience of working with clients and tending to the needs of the business travellers. Our recent customer facing re-brand might make us look fresh faced, but really, we know what we are talking about!

We travel responsibly

We dream big and think local, working with the Born Free Foundation on a pioneering animal welfare policy and supporting local communities via the STA Travel Foundation. We've been trusted by travellers since 1979, only working with the most reputable suppliers to ensure our standards of customer health and safety are met around the globe.
our social responbsibility

We know because we go

We’re travellers, just like you. So when our Travel Experts aren't helping you start your adventure, they're off having their own. All our Travel Experts have the opportunity to gain first had experience of our tours and suppliers. That means you can trust them when they say they know what they are talking about!
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