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HI, WE'rE AMTRAV


Our modern look and nimble product updates make us seem like a startup. We're not.
We have been helping businesses build connections for over 30 years.

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A BUSINESS THAT'S ALWAYS BEEN PERSONAL

In 1989, co-founders Jeff and Craig met as dorm-mates at the University of Michigan. What started mostly as an attempt to get a free spring break trip became their lifelong passion.

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1989

Jeff and Craig founded the business in a University of Michigan dorm room

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1991

Opened our first call center. Consumers could save money on flights by calling 1-800-CHEAP-AIR

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2001

Our first web site

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2011

Started AmTrav to make business travel easier

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2020

Launched 4th generation of a2b, our award-winning corporate online booking tool

AMTRAV BY THE NUMBERS

NPS SCORE 75

Our customer ❤️ us 

1M+ TRIPS 

Bookings-to-Date

1,000+

Companies Use AmTrav

Everyday we (TRY TO) live our values

MAKE BUSINESS PERSONAL

Connecting people to collaborate is what we’re about. We work hard to deliver the best experience to each traveler, teammate, and partner, greasing wheels to give people more power to grow further.

THINK UNCONVENTIONALLY

We go for great, embracing diversity and out of the box thinking. We don't allow constraints to limit, but fearlessly reinvent new ways to unlock value. We reward ideas from everyone.

BE RADICALLY HONEST

Tell It Like It Is. Hear It How It Is. Really. Give honest feedback, recognize that sometimes that might be tough to say and hear. But if we are true, we build trust with customers, partners and each other.

KEEP IT FUN

Lines between work and personal are blurring and each inspires the other. We keep the mood light, positive, and creative for customers and ourselves. We keep things real, human and fun.

A HISTORY OF FIRSTS

We’ve been pushing envelopes and re-inventing wheels for a long time. Usually, it’s worked out. Here are some of our “firsts” that we’re most proud of.

mix and match airline tickets
2004

2004

First travel site to let you mix and match two non-partner airlines into one booking.
Cheaper and more convenient itineraries became possible.

in-flight amenities
2012

2012

First travel site to show in-flight amenities with each flight option.
Know in advance if you’ll have WiFi or TV.

bitcoin for flights and travel
2013

2013

Started accepting Bitcoin for flights.
The first online travel agency in the world to do so.

voice enabled mobile travel app
2013

2013

Built the first voice enabled mobile app.
Just say what you want instead of typing it.

extra legroom seats in online booking tool OBT for business travel
2014

2014

First travel booking tool to offer premium, “extra legroom” seats.
It’s easier to be more comfortable.

booking flights to Cuba online
2015

2015

First online travel agency to sell flights to Cuba from the U.S.A.
A big technical challenge, take our word for it.

fare brands in online booking tool for business travel
2017

2017

First to show side-by-side comparisons of all the fares on a flight.
Easily see when a little more will get you a lot.

next generation storefront technology for business travelers
2019

2019

The industry’s first “Next Generation Storefront” display.
The modern way to compare apples to apples.

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines for business trips
2020

2019

Launch partner for both American and Southwest “New Distribution Capability” (NDC) connections.
Enhanced content, better offers on both.

THE ANNUAL AMTRAV SCAVENGER HUNT

What started as a small team-building event for our employees has grown into a serious(ly fun) competition with airlines, hotels, partners, and customers. We can't wait until it's safe to have another one!

FROM OUR BLOG

YET MORE HAPPY CUSTOMERS 😍

From household names to trendy startups, 
AmTrav customers travel with nothing but happy emojis
Great American Baking Show
Hi-Lite Company
Dr. Martens AirWair
Zapier
Fairlife

Ok, make my travelers happy!

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