When and where? 11th October 2018 - Hall 19, NEC, Birmingham

Meet our celebrity experts...

Listen to celebrities including Carol Klein, Simon Calder and Gyles Brandreth for free in our seminar theatre.

Claim your free entry

Register as a visitor for the Group Leisure & Travel show in a few easy clicks.

GTOs and coach operators that register now can qualify for our free parking offer worth £16*. What are you waiting for?

Free Coach Routes to the GLTS

Take advantage of FREE coach travel to the Group Leisure & Travel Show.

The No.1 event for group travel and leisure

Exhibit and meet some of the best group organisers around, with huge spending power. Show our visitors why they should be booking groups with you at THE quality group travel and leisure event.
Visit Britain’s leading event for people who organise group trips and holidays
Expert speakers, exclusive offers and lots of fun

The Group Leisure & Travel Show is the leading exhibition of its kind, when group organisers and coach operators spend one brilliant day meeting a vast range of exhibitors, including top attractions, tourist boards, accommodation providers, ticketing agencies, coach companies and tour operators – all ready to look after groups. With a 21 year pedigree, it’s the market-leading event you can trust to deliver year on year.


A great venue in Hall 19 of the NEC Birmingham.

Group Leisure & Travel Awards

Our link with the Group Leisure & Travel Awards is an added bonus.



A fantastic seminar programme to attract visitors. Click here to see who our speakers were from 2017.

For 22 years...

…the GLTS has delivered quality group business.



The show attracts major names as exhibitors.


Need more information?

Why not fill out our contact us form and we’ll get back to you?


Free Coach Transport

Take advantage of free coach transport for visitors from key pick up points.

FREE Parking

For bona-fide group travel organisers and coach operators. Terms & conditions apply.


Reduced Train Travel

Visitors attending an event at the NEC are entitled to 25% off Virgin Train Advance Fare train travel.

Register to visit the show

You can register to visit the GLTS and by doing so now, take advantage of our free parking offer, which can save £16 * - so why wait? Click the link below to complete the simple registration process and then make sure 11th October is in your diary.

* Pre-register before the 28th September 2018 and attend on the 11th October 2018 to take advantage of this offer. Terms and conditions apply.

GLTS Video Highlights

See the video review of the 2017 Group Leisure & Travel Show.

It gives you a flavour for the event, with comments from exhibitors, visitors, celebrity speakers and organisers.

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Where and When?

The Group Leisure & Travel Show takes place on the 11th October 2018 in Hall 19 at the NEC Birmingham.

Secure your stand booking today

Contact Sharon Yandell on +44 (0) 1908 613323 to book your stand, for sponsorship opportunities or further information.

See the floorplan

You can now download the 2018 GLTS media pack, please click the link below and find your prime position.



84% of exhibitors said the 2017 GLTS produced good business prospects


94% of visitors either plan or probably plan to visit the GLTS in 2018


88% of 2017 GLTS exhibitors said they met the right type of people


“It was our first time at the show and we were delighted with the co-operation of the organisers, and the reception we received from potential clients.”

Graham Mabbutt,
B&MK Waterway Enterprises Ltd

“I visited the show this year with the purpose of gaining extra useful information for my 2018 tour programme and I am happy to say that this achieved.”

Ian Tuer, Manager, K and B Travel

“The GLTS 2017 enabled a wide range of tourism businesses to meet a large number of buyers from diverse areas of England and overseas. Always reliable and always a pleasure to attend.”

Antony Brunt, Proprietor, Dunster in Exmoor

“An excellent show in a convenient location with a good variety of exhibitors and an excellent seminar programme.”

Douglas Spencer, Group Tours Organiser, Matlock Travel Society

Please get in touch

Show Organiser:
Emma Cash,
Telephone: +44(0)1908 613323


Exhibiting Info & Stand Availability: Sharon Yandell, Telephone: +44(0)1908 613323

Official Media Partner

Learn more about Group Leisure & Travel magazine, the official media partner of the 2018 Group Leisure & Travel Show.

Group Leisure & Travel is a monthly magazine, available in both print and online e-magazine editions, for group travel organisers. The aim is simple: to provide ideas, contacts and advice for people organising all types of coach tours, group trips and group holidays in a vibrant, enjoyable and quality format.