Can you make a living as a travel agent?

Posted on Fri 13 May 2022 in Travel

Now for the good news There's pent-up demand for travel. Travelers are ready to get back on the road, and they're already booking trips. ARC reported an August 2021 Travel Agency Air Ticket Sales Increase of 328% (from 2020). Better yet, this pent-up demand translates to a higher demand for travel advisor services.

Is it hard to be a travel agent?

You can start your own travel agency Of course, this will not be easy and will also take quite a lot of work. However, it is definitely possible to build a business in this field if you are willing to work hard and you are the entrepreneurial type of person who can't just work for someone else for your whole life.

Is being a travel agent a stressful job?

Being a travel agent is a stressful job. Agents must keep up on all new traveling information as it develops. Those working for themselves will experience tough times if they don't get enough customers. Travel agents market themselves by creating websites, belonging to travel consortiums, and networking.

How do I become a travel agent from home UK?

To become a travel agent from home you don't need to have a prior qualification. Although having a degree or A-level in travel and tourism can be a nice addition, it's not necessary. Our live, online training will be the only certification you need to become a travel agent with ABTA and ATOL protection.

Is becoming a home based travel agent a good idea?

Becoming a travel agent from home is a dream job for many people, and for good reason. Travel agents get the benefit of working from home and setting their own schedules, and they get to enjoy the incredible perks of travel and flight benefits that come along with the industry.

Is being a travel agent a pyramid scheme?

Travel MLMs get real shady when they make more money by recruiting other sales reps into the organization than it does actually selling a product (in this case travel). This is entering serious pyramid scheme territory. And that's a major DANGER ZONE folks.