Newsletter sent 27 January 2010

We may have had a whiter than white start to the New Year but we are dreaming of summer sunshine for our customers! Whatever the weather, we believe that we are the No.1 travel agency for arranging just the right holiday for you.

We give you peace of mind in the knowledge that the package holidays we sell are safeguarded by virtue of our ABTA membership. We also recognise the importance of arranging travel insurance to cover many unforeseen circumstances. There are further reasons why customers like to book with us:

Transit offers the best choice of holidays of any local travel company, with over 100 specially selected Tour Operators to chose from - ABTA bonded.
Transit offers excellent value for money with genuine savings on countless package holidays throughout the year.
Transit is proud of the high standard of service given by it's friendly travel advisers, Tania, Suzanne, Kelly, Jan and Jaime who take pleasure in going that extra mile to find the best holiday for their customers.
Transit can offer you more, with car parking, hotels and executive lounges at airports, travel insurance, taxi service, rail tickets, visa advice and prebookable excursions - all at favourable rates.

Not only do we specialise in cruises, UK & Continental coach holidays and Worldwide tailor-made holidays, we can also book a variety of holidays to suit different tastes - both in the UK and abroad.

We wish you a Happy New Year and look forward to assisting with your holiday plans soon.

Yours sincerely

Mike Tilton

Leisure Sales Manager


Holiday ideas for you !

Fred Olsen Cruises

Western Mediterranean, on Blackwatch on 5th May for 13 nights from Southampton
'Transit' prices from 1056 p.p. - receive 75 on board spend per cabin

Pride of Norway, aboard Braemar on 11th May for 9 nights from Dover
'Transit' price from 840 p.p. - Transfers from Orpington to Dover return are free!

Baltic Beauty, aboard Balmoral on 20th June for 12 nights from Dover
'Transit price from 1105 p.p. - Transfers from Orpington to Dover return are free!

Around the UK, aboard Balmoral on 17th July for 9 nights from Dover
'Transit' price from 833 p.p. - Transfers from Orpington to Dover return are free!

Western Mediterranean, aboard Balmoral on 7th August for 14 nights from Dover
'Transit' price from 1155 p.p. - Transfers from Orpington to Dover return are free!

Mini Cruise, aboard Braemar on 27th August for 3 nights from Dover
'Transit' price from 414 p.p.

prices subject to change/cabins subject to availability/prices for single cabins on request 

Cruises of Distinction - aboard the Marco Polo - sailing from Tilbury

Majestic Fjordland sailing on 17th May for 7 nights
Experience truly breathtaking scenery and the spectacular Norwegian Fjords
Prices from only 499 p.p. for a twin cabin en suite.

The Grand British Isles sailing on 4 July for 11 nights
A chance to appreciate our great island heritage and admire outstanding scenery.
Prices from only 799 p.p. for a twin cabin en suite

Free transfers from Orpington,Bromley to Tilbury and return on both cruises!

The ultimate tour of Egypt

This is your opportunity to enjoy the many sights of Ancient Egypt, including the Pyramids and a visit to the Cairo museum plus time to relax in Luxor.
7 nights Nile cruise sailing from Luxor - 3 nights stay in Cairo - 4 nights in Luxor.
This holiday is based on the 5 star Presidential boat on full board using a twin cabin with facilities - bed & breakfast basis in Cairo and Luxor. Visits to the main historical sights are included in the price but additional excursions can be booked on request.

Based on Monarch Airways flights from Gatwick for travel on 4th October
Current price from 1360 p.p.
Free transfers from Orpington to Gatwick and return if you book before 27th February

Transit World Travel - 01689 832532 - just a phone call away!

Transit would like you to know

Cruise evening
Are you thinking of taking a cruise holiday for the first time? Transit is planning a presentation with Fred Olsen Cruise Lines which will give you an ideal opportunity to learn just how enjoyable a cruise can be. If you already cruise, you are welcome to come along too and a representative from Fred Olsen will be present.The event, which is free of charge, will be at a local venue and if you would like to attend, please contact us on 01689 832532 to give us your details. So why not 'set sail' and discover new places and make new friends too!

Cruise Ship Visit- Dover
Do you like the idea of a cruise as a holiday but would like to visit a cruise ship to see what one is like? On Saturday,15thMay, Transit has organised a coach to take prospective customers to Dover for an official presentation, followed by a tour of the Fred Olsen ship, Balmoral, finishing with an excellent lunch in one of the restaurants. Tickets for this excursion are 40 and are non-refundable. However, if you subsequently book a cruise with Transit after the ship visit, the ticket cost will be credited to your booking. Passports required!

Disneyland Paris - Magical Offer
Thinking of taking a trip to Disneyland Paris? Join in the Disney magic and save 175 when you book your Disneyland Paris package with Transit before 31st May 2010. In addition to this 'Kids Go Free' - please contact us for full terms and conditions.

Flights to Northern Cyprus
For several years we have selling throughout the UK 'low cost flights' to Ercan airport from five UK airports with a reputation for offering the very best prices on the market. Fly from Stansted in March and pay from 149p.p., and to travel in May is from 194 p.p. Please quote ref. ECN when making enquiries for flights on 01689 832532.

Low cost car rental in USA & Canada
Transit customers who book flights, hotels, insurance or an inclusive holiday to USA or Canada will receive a 7% discount on cheap-car-rental's internet visitor rates. Full details including vehicle rental prices, using Dollar & Alamo can be found at

Transit holiday news - by e mail!
If you would like to receive details of special offers and late booking deals that we regularly receive from holiday companies and cruise lines, just register your e mail address with us and we'll forward some great offers to you. If there are particular destinations or types of holiday that you are interested in, please let us know. 

Transit World Travel - 01689 832532 - Just a phone call away!


12th February  Eastbourne Majestic Hotel CABARET BREAK 4 days 119 p.p.
22nd February Paignton All Inclusive Esplanade Hotel  5 days  219 p.p.
12th March Sandown All Inclusive Broadway Park Hotel 4 days  129 p.p
27th March  St Ives Cottage Hotel   5 days 149 p.p
02nd April Eastbourne Easter Queens Hotel  4 days 154 p.p.
17th April Cromer Hotel de Paris  5 days  159 p.p.
26th April  Warners Nidd Hall  5 days 342 p.p.
03rd May  Ryde Royal Esplanade Hotel   5 days  269 p.p.
07th May  Bosworth Hall Warwickshire 4 days 174 p.p.
15th May   Llandudno Hydro Hotel  5 days 194 p.p. 
 31st May Warners Alvaston Hall  5 days 325 p.p.
19th June   Exmouth Cavendish Hotel 5 days 214 p.p.
21st June Yorkshire Railways & Countryside Ramada Hotel   5 days 279 p.p.
12th July Warners Bembridge Coast  5 days 353 p.p. 
19th July  Shropshire & the Black Country Novotel   5 days  279 p.p.
26th July  Torquay Plus Cream Tea Cruise Torbay Hotel  5 days  299 p.p. 
  11th August  Eastbourne Queens Hotel See the Airshow!!   5 days  226 p.p.
 29th August Falmouth Madeira Hotel  7 days 314 p.p
06th September  Nottingham Robin Hood Country Park Inn 5 days 289 p.p. 
20th September Warners Cricket St Thomas 5 days  384 p.p.
11th October  Warners Holme Lacy 5 days  353 p.p.
18th October Berkeley & Cotswolds Prince of Wales Hotel  5 days 269 p.p.
22nd November Bournemouth Festive Devon Towers Hotel   5 days 169 p.p. 
27th November  Eastbourne Party Night Queens Hotel 2 days 48 p.p.
29th November  Isle of Wight Festive Bayshore Hotel  5 days 169 p.p.
04th December   Eastbourne Party Night Queens Hotel  2 days 48 p.p.
11th December Bournemouth Party Night Devon Towers Hotel   2 days  48 p.p.

Joining points - Orpington, Bromley, West Wickham, Croydon & Sidcup, Avoiding the coach interchange - subject to numbers.

Prices are based on twin / double beds. Single rooms on request.

All 4, 5 & 7 day holidays include at least one excursion. 


252 High Street Orpington Kent BR6 0LZ
01689 832532