Delivering inimitable travel experiences for young people

Independent School Travel designs and hosts best-in-class sport-related travel and festivals across the globe for some of the most prestigious schools in the world.

Our unique offering combines sport, coaching and competition, with bespoke travel packages designed to satisfy the needs and expectations of independent schools.

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With over 30 years as industry-leaders, our experience is second to none.

In that time we have built long-standing partnerships with an exclusive group of high-profile independent schools, hand-picked resorts and trusted suppliers to provide an unbeatable offering.

Beyond organising seamless and safe travel for students to Europe and North America, we also host major events, inviting schools to compete against one another and develop their skills. Our flagship event, The Canada Cup has been attracting the very best independent schools each year, since it was first established in 2008.

About Us

Peace of Mind

Founded by one of the earliest providers of school travel to North America for UK schools, Independent School Travel has built a well-earned reputation for providing safe, reliable and premium trips.

Enriching Experiences

It’s our mission to create unforgettable experiences for students and teachers alike. We provide access to experienced coaches, immersive training and superb facilities, allowing students to develop their skills, and even gain personal qualifications, making for an enjoyable and rewarding trip.

Unparalleled quality

We only partner with best-in-class suppliers and resorts to provide an exceptional service. We work closely with schools to understand their unique requirements and design our trips accordingly, to meet their exacting standards.

The Canada Cup Festival

Established in 2008, The Canada Cup Festival is our longest-running and most-revered event attended by the world’s top independent schools year after year..

As our flagship event, The Canada Cup Festival sets the blueprint for all Independent School Travel events hosted across the globe, designed with the spirit of healthy competition and skills development at their very core.

Our Events

“We aim to provide the best-in-class school trips for any skiing standard. We pride ourselves on every student walking away from her or his time with us having accomplished something new, and also having had a great time.”


Our People