we believe in better travel

Whether you want to find out more about Gray Dawes Travel, get to know our Leadership Team
or further your career with us, you can do it all below…



Gray Dawes Travel are proud to be one of the leading independent travel management companies in the UK. First established in 1865 by Scottish Entrepreneur Archibald Gray and partner Edwin Sandys Dawes, the company is now owned by the Inchcape family. 


From humble beginnings as a shipping company to managing the first commercial flight from London to Cairo, our journey has continued through the years and we now employ over 200 happy team members. We really do pride ourselves on our history and heritage, are fiercely protective of our family-owned status and actively bring to life the values we hold dear.





Our inspiring Leadership Team lead from the top. Passionate and ethical, they drive innovation and thought leadership throughout the entire Gray Dawes Group and the travel industry.

Not happy with just improving our company, they are visionary thinkers and problems solvers who actively seek out new initiatives in travel to make your experience even better.


Take the first steps to better travel today...


We can't do what we do without our incredible people. That's why we're always on the lookout for motivated and passionate professionals to join our team. Are you a bigger thinker with even bigger aspirations?

Then take a look at our vacancies below, we'd love to hear from you. Worried you may not have the right experience? We're huge on training and investing in our people, so they can go on to great and wonderful things.

We have our very own Gray Dawes Academy and work with colleges throughout the UK to deliver apprenticeships in a range of roles. 






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.    



Global Travel Taskforce Report

Global Travel Taskforce Report

Published on 9 April 2021, the government’s Global Travel Taskforce report sets out the recommendations for a safe return to international travel. Here, we present a detailed overview of the Transport Secretary’s report – all the salient findings and key proposals you need to know and what they mean for business travel.

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Business Travel Podcast

Business Travel Podcast

In the UK, more than 30 million people have been vaccinated; in Norway, the number is just 800,000. Yet there are two ends to any business trip so even if everyone in the UK is vaccinated it does not mean that other countries will be ready to welcome them. In this podcast, the panel discusses how this fragmented picture will affect business travel recovery.

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The Plane Truth

The Plane Truth

A new study reveals employees are impacted more than company profits by the lack of business travel due to COVID. The survey reveals some surprising information about the true impact of business travel on companies, those employees who do the traveling, and even some thoughts on what the future of business travel might look like.

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