About Us


Founded in 1978, we pioneered airline door-to-door chauffeuring alongside companies such as Virgin Atlantic. Today, over 30 years since our first journey, we have grown to become one of the world’s leading ground transport providers that consistently delivers a highly reliable first class service.

Tristar maintains operational headquarters on three different continents, with regional offices in each:

The Americas – Boston and New York

Europe, Middle East, Africa and India – London and Manchester

Asia Pacific – Hong Kong

Each hub manages their respective areas, including network partnerships, which allows us to offer our high level of service in over 80 countries across the world.

Our range of services has also grown significantly. We now bring our distinct Tristar touch to everything from transfer and time based journeys to ground transportation for events and Roadshows.

Tristar is dedicated to providing an outstanding travel experience for each of its clients. We combine exceptional reliability, a high level of safety maintained throughout the world, sophisticated technology and 24/7 support teams to ensure our clients receive a first-class service that offers excellent value for money.

We want our clients to love travelling with us, but we also want our people to love working for us. We constantly support, motivate, encourage and train our staff, helping them achieve their goals. Our high service standards are driven by our personnel from reservations agents to those on the road, over 700 of our people, across the world, are dedicated to providing you a truly first class service.


Queen's Award for Enterprise in International Trade (DOUBLE WINNER)

In 2017 Tristar Worldwide won the UK’s most prestigious business award, the Queen’s Award, for showing exceptionally strong international growth over a period of three years.

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are given to British-based businesses and organisations that excel at international trade, innovation and sustainable development. They are the highest official UK awards for British businesses and have been presented by the Queen since 1965.

Tristar also received this award five years ago in 2012, marking this win the second time we have received this prestigious honour.

Buying Business Travel Awards (DOUBLE WINNER)

2017 and 2016 winners of the, “Best Ground Transportation Company,” award at Buying Business Travel.

The Awards have been running for over 20 years, showcasing the best of the travel industry’s leaders and their corporate clients.

With our global coverage, Platinum service guarantee, impressive accident prevention measures using innovative technology, and CSR credentials, including Sustainability Charter and initiatives, the independent panel of judges deemed our entry to be first class.

Travel Weekly Magellan Awards (WINNER)

In 2016, we were awarded silver for our Worldwide Coverage in the Ground Transportation category. The Magellan Awards are judged and overseen by a one-of-a-kind panel of top travel professionals representing the best names and most accomplished leaders from the industry.

The Travel Weekly Magellan Awards honours the best in travel and salutes the outstanding travel professionals behind it all. Tristar is very pleased to uphold the standards of excellence required by Travel Weekly, and is proud to receive the Silver Magellan Award.


Gold award in Fleet Safety (WINNER)
Gold award in Occupational Health & Safety Award (WINNER)

Gold award in Fleet Safety (WINNER)
Gold award in Occupational Health & Safety Award (WINNER)
Fleet Safety Technology Trophy (WINNER)

Gold award in the Management of Road Risk (WINNER)
Occupational Health & Safety Award (WINNER)

Silver Award for Occupational Health and Safety (WINNER)
Gold Award for Management of Road Risk (WINNER)
Management of Road Risk Technology Trophy (WINNER)

Silver Award for Occupational Health and Safety (WINNER)
Gold Award for Management of Road Risk (WINNER)

Brake Fleet Safety Awards (WINNER)

2014: Eco Fleet of the Year (WINNER)
2014: Company Driver Safety (HIGHLY COMMENDED)
2014: Road Risk Manager of the Year (HIGHLY COMMENDED)

Investors In People Award

In 2013 Tristar’s commitment to developing its employees and improving business performance was recognised by IIP, the awards body that defines national standards for good business practice in the UK.

Sunday Times International Track 200

In 2012 the Sunday Times listed Tristar as the 33rd fastest-growing international company. Having recently launched fleets in the Boston, Hong Kong and New York, Tristar’s international sales grew by 76% earning it an impressive placement on this prestigious list.

European Business Awards 2014/2015 - Environmental & Corporate Sustainability

In 2014 Tristar were selected as a National Champion representing United Kingdom in the 2013/14 European Business Awards for Environmental & Corporate Sustainability. This award considers business operations in a social, cultural, economic and environmental context where companies value consumer, employee and eco-friendly issues amongst their core values.

QSi Industry Awards (MULTIPLE WINNER)

2015: Large Chauffeur Operator (SILVER WINNER) 2014 & 2013: Large Chauffeur Operator (GOLD WINNER)
2015, 2014 & 2013: Professional Driver of the Year (BRONZE WINNER)
2014: Marketing Award (GOLD WINNER) 2013: Marketing Award (BRONZE WINNER)