TravelStart Is Here Solve All Your Travelling Needs. TravelStart is an African online travel booking website that offers flights, hotel bookings, car rental, holiday packages and other travel services through an online booking engine.
The company was founded in Sweden in 1999 by Stephan Ekbergh who also serves as its CEO. TravelStart was sold to eTRAVELi and the company headquarters was moved to Cape Town South Africa, even though the company is based in South Africa it has offices across Africa and the Middle East.
The company has managed to simplify travel booking in that it provides a one stop shop where travelers can book their flights all the way to their accommodation in one website. This also reduces the time that travelers spend when looking for services for their travel preparations.
TravelStart has enjoyed much success since its humble beginnings of being run in an old coffee shop in Helsingborg, two decades later the company now operates in 8 countries and has offices in core markets such as Nigeria, Egypt and Dubai.
TravelStart won the prestigious Best Travel Booking Service award in South Africa at the PriceCheck Tech and Ecommerce Awards in 2016 and 2017. It has also managed to secure partnerships with companies such as Virgin Active, MasterCard and Huawei to offer its loyal customers unlimited ways to maximize their loyalty benefits.