How To Start A Travel Agency from Home

You can learn how to start your own travel agency. It almost sounds too good to be true, that you can own your own company, work from home, and even get offered free or significantly reduced prices on vacations, but it is a reality for many people.

If you love traveling, planning out the details of a vacation, and helping others, you could own a travel agency. It can give you the freedom of a flexible schedule, letting you work virtually from any location.


Just think about it. If you book yourself, you’ve paid someone. BUT, you have not gotten the best deal. Even if you want to book yourself, and you don’t think you need a travel agent, YOU DO.  Choosing one of three programs for booking your own Cruises, Hotels, and amazing Theater, Movie, Electronic, Flowers, Computers, car rentals and so much more… for only $19 a month is already a steal. One 5 night all inclusive resort stay can cost you around $3000 or more. Just imagine, if you were getting 85% of a $300 commission. You were gonna book it anyway, right? So, join our program and you’ll earn you money back PLUS extra money in your pocket.

Our Agents…Our Clients…Our Friends! 

Luxury travelers, budget travelers, adventure seekers, sun-seekers, beach combers, pool huggers, bar hoppers, super shoppers, bucket-listers and avid cruisers….we embrace them all.

At IONA Travel Group powered by The Cruise Studio LLC, Our clients and our staffs’ experience is varied….. We thrive on helping travelers see polar bears in the Arctic, roof top infinity pools in Cancun enjoying a total eclipse, zip-line down a St. Thomas hillside, a quiet night on the serenity deck, expedition grand lakes Viking cruise and other exclusive bucket list destinations. No matter what type of travel you love, or what type of niche travel agency you’ve wanted to start – it starts with a boutique host experience like IONA.  Let us be a blessing to your new adventure. We can travel together.

NEW IN 2022!
Travel Agency in A Box
Get trained, certified, set up, website, business cards, marketing, FaceBook help and a whole lot more.
Start for just $650 (complete business setup)

Starting your 9th month choose:
$300/y for 75% commission |. $480/y for 80% commission
$600/y for 90% commission

Our easy start up travel agency business program provides complete travel agent training, marketing support, discount agent travel and support from our staff.  Your new travel agency business will allow you to work at home, we’ll show you how to set up a virtual Internet travel agency business. This includes your customer booking engine, and with your travel agency business you receive up to 80% of the commission paid. Travel is the largest and fastest-growing business on the Internet today.

All that stands between you and a possible six-figure income working at home, is you.  We’ve made it simple. You are not required to obtain a specialized license to operate your home travel agent business when you purchase our travel business program, because when working with Host agency it is similar to having a franchise, your host agency supplies you with a Host of benefits and we walk you through step by step. Work for Yourself, Not By Yourself!

You will be using our industry information, access and codes, memberships etc. We open up many doors of opportunity for you. You will be working under our agency’s licensing and numbers with our suppliers. See below all that we provide for you, it is so much more than our compare our programs page will truly show you.

  • Complete start up ~ Travel agency business ~ Open your own online travel agency ~ Includes training! Earn while you learn!
  • Agent Portal with our Consortium
  • Agent Portal with IONA
  • Unlimited Earning Potential with your home travel business
  • Work from Home or Office
  • Your own home travel business email account  
  • CRM Tool available – 1 Free Commission Form and 3 Fee based CRMs to choose from   basic $39  /  enhanced $100   /   premier $240 (includes 5% commission bump)
  • Association, License fees, included for your travel agency business
  • Set your Own Hours
  • All the lessons and learning aids you need to succeed in your home travel agency business, and ongoing education
  • Access to travel agent only booking engines, travel vendors and suppliers Included with unlimited FREE access.
  • FAM Trip Opportunities (not free but pretty darn close)
  • Exclusive Home Savings Advantage Club
  • Free full booking website to present to your clients, sell private access keep the money for your memberships
  • Wholesalers and discounted tour operators for your home travel business
  • Affiliate booking engines, and traditional booking engines for multiple ways to build a business and earn an income
  • Fulfill your Passion for Travel
  • Educational information, you will learn how to become a Travel and Tourism Specialist — at home, at your own pace. Buy the way your home travel business
  • program is 100% tax deductible (that means your home travel business is FREE).
  • Continuous Training Programs
  • Free Home Travel Business Resources
  • Lead generation system to jump start your travel agency business!
  • Highest Commission  Levels in the Industry
  • Complete guide to tax benefits for your home travel business
  • Biz Planning Kit
  • Business Plan Templates
  • Business cards for your travel agency business ($25 value)
  • Travel Agents inside sources for business and industry information
  • Marketing Tools & resources included for travel agency business
  • Travel agent discounts, come with your home travel business
  • FREE travel, yes insider secrets on how to travel for free with your new travel agency business!
  • Free Vacation Travel Certificates ~ You can sell or use yourself
  • Your own travel agent Web site for your home travel business
  • Travel Agent step by step success guide!
  • CLIA & IATAN travel agent id card, once qualified +
  • Complete FaceBook for Business Training
  • Access to our Canva Templates for Social Media Posts
  • Custom Marketing resources FREE
  • Video Training Spots
  • New LMS Travel Training Program (2022 FALL)
  • We will work with you every step of the way to ensure your success. Unlimited Email Support from our office staff for your home travel business
  • Everything You Need to Start and Succeed in earning an income from your home travel business today