Industry Professional

Travel Industry Professionals

Are you a travel industry professional looking for better tools and technology from your current franchise or host? Or are you an independent travel agent who craves back-office support? Cruise Planners is the right choice for you! We were founded by travel agents, so we understand better than anyone the needs and demands of travel professionals. For more than 25 years, Cruise Planners has been helping travel advisors grow their businesses with our cutting-edge proprietary tools, award-winning marketing support, instant credibility with American Express Travel affiliation, ongoing training and business development coaching. No wonder we are the #1 ranked home-based travel franchise by Entrepreneur for 16 straight years.

We offer a reduced franchise fee exclusive to those with previous professional travel industry experience.*

Intermediate Travel Agent - $3,900    |    Seasoned Travel Agent - $695

*Terms and conditions apply. Speak with a Franchise Development Manager for details.

Technology and marketing designed to make your life easier

We provide all our travel advisors with powerful yet simple-to-use technology and sophisticated, turn-key marketing programs. In other words, we do the heavy lifting, so you can focus on selling travel and serving your clients. Our award-winning and industry-leading technology includes:
  • CP Maxx, our proprietary booking engine and customer relationship management tool
  • Live booking and synching of reservations with all major cruise lines and many tour operators
  • Mobile booking technology to run your business anywhere at anytime
  • Client mobile app
  • Integration with Amazon Alexa

Highest commissions in the industry

Serving your clients will always be your No. 1 priority, and at Cruise Planners, we make sure you reap the rewards of your hard work. Our buying power and long-standing relationships with suppliers mean you will earn the highest commissions in the industry. You will also have 100% ownership of your clients. And to top it all off, unlike other companies, our corporate office does not sell travel - we are here to support you, not compete against you.

The grass is greener with Cruise Planners. Talk with us to see how you can make the switch today!