Why use Central Travel?
Central Travel was established in 1971 and is locally owned and operated. A specialized agency with five locations in northwest Ohio, we have found that all the little things, consistently done well, create a company that defies duplication. Why book with a travel agent?
We offer insider connections and industry expertise - along with the guidance and know-how you require to make educated travel choices. As your trusted travel advisors, we're members of the most prestigious and established travel networks in the world. So when you travel, you can do so with confidence - secure in the knowledge that you'll get more, simply by booking through us. The world awaits - let us take you there.
Our specialties include: Adventure Travel, Africa , Azamara Club Cruises, Golf Travel, Alaska, Amtrak National Parks, Australia , Avalon Waterways, The Caribbean, Costa Rica, Disney, Globus Vacations, Spas , Ireland, France, Hawaii, Honeymoon & Destination Weddings, Italy , Las Vegas, Luxury Rail, Mexico, Monograms Independent Travel, New Zealand, Punta Cana, The Riviera Maya , Family Travel , Crystal Cruises, Oceania, Princess Cruise Lines , River Cruising, Royal Caribbean Cruising, Sandals Resorts, Seabourn Luxury Cruises, Sun & Sand, Special Group Departures, Ski, Tahiti, Tauck, Universal Studios and more.
We know your time is precious! Our associates are happy to arrange evening and Saturday appointments that are convenient for your hectic schedules.
We love our clients and what they are saying about us:
“Sherry Kaufman is the best!” – Curtis & Michelle Gawronski, Paulding OH
“Paula was awesome. Our trip was great!! We will be back for o9ur future travel needs.” – Zuchowski, Toledo OH
“Very satisfied with the staff at Central Travel Defiance. Marilyn Knowles spent 3 days locating a trip for us. They are always very helpful, friendly and courteous.” – Trevino, Defiance OH
“Joy is always helpful with planning and options. Thank you.” – Duwayne & Paula Roth, Defiance OH
“Joy prepared the necessary paper work quickly and kept us informed.” – Larry Acocks, Defiance OH
“All done on email, perfect!” – Eric Parker, Oak Harbor OH
“Sherry was very good withour plans – never had any problems – loved it!” – Gary & Sue Mason, Lima OH
“Wonderful honeymoon in Aruba, everything went smoothly!!” – Emily Kostyo, Glenside PA
“Marcia was very helpful and made our trip seamless and enjoyable. Thank you!” – Treece, Toledo OH
“Paula was very helpful! Friendly & fun & patient with my questions. She made our trip so great.” – Vicky Wiltse, Toledo OH
“Best vacation we have had. Joy Hammer was incredible – very organized and timely. Great experience all around!” – Scott Hughes, Yardly, PA
“Very relaxing, great time. Thanks Sherry!” – Carrie Hammon, Paulding OH
“Everything was great!” – Donna Ort, Defiance OH
“Carol did an excellent job.” – D Noward, Toledo OH
“Carol is great!! She is always willing to go out of her way to find us a great deal. She is always friendly. We love her!” – Michelle Thurman, Toledo OH
“Very pleased, everything explained very well. East to understand, everything went like clockwork.” – Linda Lambert, Oakwood OH
“Sarah is wonderful to work with!” – Paul & Laurie Swartz
“Paula was awesome. Our trip was great!! We will be back for our future travel needs.” – Zuchowski, Toledo OH
“Joy Oelke did an excellent job for us.” – Keith & Vicky Roughton, Defiance OH
“First time taking a cruise and flying. Had the best time celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary.” – McLaren, Defiance OH
“Jill was excellent with providing information & tips on our trip.” – Bob Casaletta, Whitehouse OH
“Marcia was phenomenal at organizing our honeymoon. Experience of a lifetime.” – Andrew Bruggeman, Bellefontaine OH
“We enjoyed planning our anniversary vacation with Marcia. Because of careful planning with her our 44th anniversary was very enjoyable!” – Jim Sebree, Toledo OH
“Enjoyed our trip. Sarah did a good job for us.” – Norm Kurtz, Maumee OH
“Ellen is the best!” – Amee Croy, Ottawa OH
“Great Job – Thank You.” – JoeManuel Leal, Toledo OH
“Everything was great! Ocean View was better than we expected. We will use Central Travel again. Thank you Joy!” – Scott Jasinkowski, Perrysburg OH
“Ellen did an excellent job with all of our questions and in a timely manner.” – Jayne Schaublin, Ottawa OH
“Joy did a wonderful job planning our honeymoon! And was helpful when we had a last minute travel question!” – Colin Waisner, Stryker OH
“Always a great experience when using Central Travel.” – David Rodrequez, Monroe MI
“The vacation was fabulous. Our hotels and car were all ready for us and it was wonderful.” – Kevin & Linda Hellelfinger, Hicksville OH
“Joy’s attention to our vacation needs & desires has resulted in our utmost & complete satisfaction.” – Roger Merillat, Archbold OH
“Joy was a pleasure to work with!” – S Strickland, Maumee OH
“Have been planning trips with Central Travel for many years. Always have been very satisfied.” – Karen Maczka, Maumee OH
“Jill was/is the best!” – Brian Hughes, Rossford OH
“Joy Oelke was thorough and very responsive. Fantastic to work with!” – Lynne Ricker Ward, New Bavaria OH
“All the information was clearly explained which made traveling so much easier!” – Steele, Defiance OH
“Joy Oelke is great to work with. She went out of her way to get me additional information for our trip.” – Sonja Delaney, Waterville OH
“Can’t thank Marilyn enough once again. We gave short notice to get a vacation planned & she once again delivered. Thank you!” – Toby Looser, Ottoville OH
“Thanks again – great trip!” – Jeff & Jean Roose, Ida MI
“Sarah has consistently provided outstanding assistance with all our travel plans! She goes above & beyond each & every time.” – Nancy Ransom, Grand Rapids OH
“We were very pleased with everything & Ellen made everything so easy for us.” – Tom Gierke, Findlay OH
“Sarah is the best!” – Barb Zalinski, Bowling Green OH
“Extremely happy with Joy Oelke’s service. She has helped us out of many situations when our travel plans didn’t go as planned.” – Cory Baden, Defiance OH
“Had a great experience.” - Scott & Dawn Williams, Defiance OH
“Amy has done a great job every trip.” – Daniel Ring, Luna Pier MI
“Joy Hammer was excellent. She set up a great trip for us.”
“Amy did a great job helping us plan our trip. We had a great trip.” – Mark Gafner, Delta OH
"Great Vacation!" - Tina Hoschak, Defiance OH
“Jill is wonderful and so helpful & explains everything in complete detail. Answers all my questions every time. She always plans a wonderful trip for us and makes it so easy.” – Joyce Liptack, Toledo OH
“Great trip – thanks Joy!” – Karl & Anne Helm, Sylvania OH
“Carol is amazing! Worked so well with all our friends & families for our wedding in Mexico. People were flying from all over too. Made everything so easy!” – Molly Nicholson, Sylvania OH
“Joy Hammer takes care of all the travel details which make for a perfect trip.” – Marna Ramnath, Sylvania OH
“Joy Oelke is absolutely wonderful – very helpful!” – William Bechtol, Napoleon
“Tammy is the best! That’s why we continue to give her our business!!” – Terri Holly, Temperance MI
“Our first time using an agent – Dianne was wonderful & so helpful!” – Maurisa Sanchez
“We had a great time! Was definitely a more relaxed resort than we expected but totally beautiful & great value. Kathy definitely went to bat for us our first day because the resort said we did not have a reservation. She got us taken care of wonderfully & we really appreciate all she does for us! We will keep coming back to her.” – M/M Kunisch, Sylvania OH
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