First Travel Solutions, the UK's premier provider of managed transport solutions, celebrates its 20th anniversary today, 25th June. Since its founding the company has transformed the way businesses manage their ground transportation needs, ensuring seamless and reliable journeys for millions of passengers.

“Two decades ago, we set out to revolutionise the way businesses handle their transport logistics,” says Andy Scholey, Managing Director of First Travel Solutions. “Today, we are proud to be the UK’s leading managed transport supplier, offering a comprehensive suite of services that empower businesses to focus on what matters most – their core operations.”

20 Years of Driving Success

Over the past 20 years, First Travel Solutions has established itself as the go-to partner for managed transport through its unwavering commitment to:

  • Unparalleled Expertise: A team of transport logistics specialists ensures efficient planning, cost-effective solutions, and a vast network of pre-vetted suppliers across the UK.
  • Unmatched Reliability: From coaches and taxis to minibuses and event transportation, First Travel Solutions delivers consistent, high-quality service, ensuring clients meet their deadlines and commitments.
  • Unwavering Client Focus: Dedicated account managers provide personalised support and real-time tracking, guaranteeing a smooth and stress-free experience.

Celebrating Milestones: A Legacy of Leadership

  • Recognised as the 2023 Supplier of the Year (miaList Awards) and Best Transport Provider (BETA Youth Travel Awards).
  • Established a network of over 1,500 approved suppliers, offering comprehensive nationwide coverage.
  • Managed the transportation of over 2 million passengers annually for businesses of all sizes, including FTSE 100 companies, Global Businesses, SMEs, and government agencies.  We have worked on events such as the Olympics, Commonwealth Games, Iron Man, multiple festivals, Royal events, major conferences and more!
  • Pioneered innovative technology solutions to streamline the booking and management process by creating our own bespoke systems and apps!

Charting the Course for the Future

First Travel Solutions remains dedicated to continuous improvement and industry leadership:

  • Investing in the latest technology to further enhance client experience and operational efficiency.
  • Expanding its network of vetted suppliers to offer even greater flexibility and cost-effectiveness for clients.
  • Implementing sustainable practices to minimize environmental impact.

Andy concluded, “We are incredibly grateful for the trust our clients have placed in us for the past 20 years.  As the transportation landscape evolves, we remain committed to providing innovative and exceptional managed transport solutions that keep businesses moving forward and delivering better experiences for their customers.”