Express Travel Group is a proud member of Hemingways Holdings, a major player on the hotel and travel company scene which consists of a Nairobi Hotel - Hemingways Nairobi, Hemingways Ol Seki - Masai Mara and Hemingways Watamu.
Express Travel Group has been operating in East Africa since 1955. The company specializes in cost-effective, customizable travel services to serve over 5,000 travellers each year.
A privately owned Company since 2004, Express Travel Group has 6 offices in Kenya.
Over the years Express Travel have developed four very distinct, but equally inter-related, divisions ensuring that every aspect of a travel service provider is professionally covered.
Express Travel operates a 24-hour office at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. This office can assist with emergency ticketing, airline information, car hire or transfers. The office is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
Express Travel continues to offer their clients professional, personal and cost-effective travel services. With over 115 staff employed, many of whom have been with the Group for over 15 years, clients can be assured they will receive a high level of service unrivalled in East Africa.
The first Express Travel Group vehicle pulled out of Nairobi in 1918. That was the launch of an epic journey that has ever since transformed the face of the local travel industry. Today, The Express Travel Group is one of the region’s largest and most sophisticated travel institutions --- a one stop travel shop handling everything from air travel and car hire to holiday packages, hotel reservations and travellers cheques.
The Express Travel Group became an IATA approved agency in 1955. We were also the first Kenyan Travel Agency to be linked to the internationally acclaimed Galileo Reservation System and now Amadeus, the latest and most efficient online access to all major airlines. Our flight rates are unbeatable and our quality of services unmatched elsewhere. It’s not a smooth flight until you try us.
Hemingways Expeditions, a division of Express Travel Group is East Africa’s No.1 Destination Management Company, the perfect partner for your most important incentive packages/safaris. With extensive years of experience in designing incentives between 20 and 800 people, our staff will work closely with you to tailor an itinerary to your specific needs. We know where the wild is and no one is better placed to take you there than us.
Express Travel Group operates a Car Services Division that specializes in Car Leasing, Car Hire, and Airport Transfers. We own and operate a wide fleet of vehicles providing our customers with a variety of options to suit their vehicle needs. In East Africa, you can choose from an extensive fleet of either self-drive or chauffeur-driven saloon cars, SUVs, 4WDs as well as mini buses, all under 30 months old. We are conveniently located at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, and we have other offices in Nairobi and Mombasa.
As the sole representative of American Express (AMEX) in East Africa, the Express Travel Group not only deals with all credit card services but also issues American Express Travelers' Cheques various currencies. We also supply traveler cheques against foreign currency. Our regular contacts with American Express offices’ world wide are also useful for those travelers requiring assistance from outside Kenya.
“Our Pro Travel family has a long relationship with Hemingways Expeditions (a tours division of Express Travel Group). From our most experienced agents to those new to selling Africa, the Hemingways team in Nairobi always provides detailed itineraries, consistent destination updates and enthusiastic support during the sales process. Our clients are always extremely well taken care of on the ground and we continue to count on Hemingways Expeditions to provide our clients with memorable safaris across Kenya.”Maggie Maranga, Pro Travel International
Hemingways House, Karen Office Park,
Langata Road, Nairobi - Kenya
Tel: +254 (0) 20 22 95 000, 0722 204251/580, 0733 632917
Fax: +254 (020) 26 27 373
Email: info AT expresstravelgroup DOT co