Why Cruise Planners?

#1 Home-Based Travel Agency Franchise

With 25 years of travel franchise experience and the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise network, Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, knows what it takes for you to be successful in your new home-based travel agency business.

Cruise Planners’ business-in-a-box model (combined with much heart, soul and personal attention) gives you everything you need to grow your own successful travel business.

What Sets Cruise Planners Apart

Ranked #1

We’ve been ranked the number one travel franchise to own by Entrepreneur for 16 straight years. Our consistent sales growth and 25-year legacy of success make us the most highly awarded travel franchise, period!

Comprehensive Training

No experience? No problem! We provide extensive training at our week-long STAR University. Plus, you’ll get ongoing, one-on-one business development coaching to help you establish and grow your business.

Work from Anywhere

Our mobile technology gives you the ability to work your business from anywhere with an internet connection, even while traveling. Plus, you make your own hours, so you can determine a schedule that works best for your lifestyle.

American Express Travel

Gain instant credibility and respect with the power of American Express Travel behind you. Plus, get access to card member benefits like pay with points and exclusive travel deals.

No Competing Brands

Unlike other franchises, our home office does not sell travel. We are here to support you, not compete against you! Each one of our 120+ home office team members is dedicated to helping your business succeed.

Industry-Leading Technology

Our technology is the best in the industry. With our robust CRM and booking system, agent and client mobile apps, email automation platform and Amazon Alexa compatibility, you can sell more and truly work from anywhere.

Award-Winning Marketing

We help get your name in front of potential customers with impactful direct mail pieces, a stunning magazine, social media and email programs, your own website and on-demand printing.

Sell the World

As a Cruise Planners® travel advisor you can sell more than just cruises- you can truly sell the world! Earn commission selling land tours, all-inclusive resorts, hotels, travel insurance, rental cars, and more.

Highest Commissions

We’ve got serious purchasing power and well-established clout with cruise lines, tour companies, hotels and all-inclusive resorts. That means better rates for your clients and the highest commissions in the industry for you.

Travel the World

Why wait until retirement to travel? As a travel advisor you will have access to special travel discounts and enjoy perks like inaugural cruises and familiarization trips, so you can travel the world now!

Ready to learn more? Sign up for a webinar to discover the ins and outs of becoming a Cruise Planners® Franchise Owner.

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