THANK YOU

welcome to better travel

WELCOME TO BETTER TRAVEL AND EVENTS …

First of all let us say thank you for taking the time to visit our website, we’re pleased that you’d like to understand how we can inspire your travel and event programme. 

As you’re already aware, we are passionate about delivering a better travel experience, better travel programme efficiency, better events and better value for businesses just like yours.

BUSINESS TRAVEL MADE JUST THE WAY YOU LIKE IT

Service You Can Trust

Confidence is key and we are confident in our people. Our 97% client retention rate is a testament to their years of experience and unrivalled expertise. We’ll be there for you; 24 hours day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Unquestionable Quality

True quality comes with time, and with over 51 years experience as a TMC, there is no doubt that we’ve achieved it. We’re passionate about delivering you a business travel experience you’ve never felt before, because we care.

Better Value Less Spend

With better control comes better value. Whether you’re booking travel, meeting with your account management team or writing your travel policy, we will guide you to be more cost effective and challenge you when you aren’t.

OUR HISTORY

1865

Established by Archibald Gray & Edwin Sandys Dawes

1927

Gray Dawes Group is acquired in its own right by the Inchcape family

1997

The Inchcape family invest in Gray Dawes to re-take full ownership

2005

We win the ‘Best Bookable E-Commerce Business Travel Site of the Year.

2015

We make our presence known in London by acquiring Travel Focus and Events in Focus

2016

We make several more acquisitions and proudly become a Radius Travel Partner

2018

Two further acquisitions and the release of YourTrip online booking tool

2019

Suzanne Horner appointed as first female chair of the Business Travel Association

INTRODUCING YOURTRIP

With the most flight, hotel, rail and care hire options out there, you will be spoilt for choice. But we understand it’s not always about quantity over quality which is why our booking platform is completely agile to your needs. Whether it is controlling your travel policy, managing approvals or capturing your data, it is completely tailored and flexible. Our technology is versatile, powerful and meaning.  

BOOKING TRAVEL, BUT BETTER

Although our booking tool, YourTrip, offers an unrivaled selection of flight, hotel, rail and car hire options; we understand it’s not always about quantity and more about quality. YourTrip is built with you in mind, designed to be completely agile and will only ever show content which works within your travel programme. Who said booking travel had to be stressful?  

CLIENT PARTNERSHIP

IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT

PROGRAMME STRATEGY

CUSTOMISED REPORTING & ANALYTICS

POLICY REVIEW RECOMMENDATIONS

INDUSTRY BENCHMARKING

EXPEDITED ISSUE RESOLUTION

SUPPLIER NEGOTIATIONS

GDG & INDUSTRY INSIGHT

OUR SERVICES

 

  • Small, Cambridge based team
  • 8:00-18:00,  Local Service
  • Calls Answered Within 3 Rings
  • VIP
  • In-house UK Based, 24 Hour Emergency Assist
  • Minimum of 3 fare options in 2 hours
  • Automated Policy Compliance
  • Bespoke Invoicing Solutions

CORPORATE AIRLINE SCHEMES

If One Nucleus Members are already using corporate airlines schemes then that is great, however we can still help maximise your spend through the below Corporate Airline Schemes: PartnerPlusBenefit – Lufthansa BlueBiz

GREATER THAN THE SUM OF OUR PARTS

 

We don't just specialise in business travel you know.

We're a part of the Gray Dawes Group, an organisation with specialisms and expertise in many sectors. If you need help planning the holiday of your dreams, or showcasing an event that'll never be forgotten, then we've got you covered.    

If you require any further information, then please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

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OUR PURPOSE

At the heart of everything we do are our people. We don’t just mean just our employees, but our clients and suppliers too.

At Gray Dawes Group we strive to create an environment which recognises and nurtures a healthy work/life balance – for our staff and clients alike.

By providing our customers with better travel management, they’re able to achieve what they need to by working flexibly, whether in the office, at home or around the globe.

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