About Us

The Travel Centre is an independant travel agent owned by Benchmark Travel. The Travel Centre was created when Benchmark Travel merged Whitesands Travel, an independant travel business which was taken over by Benchmark Travel in 2013. Benchmark Travel currently operates The Travel Centre in Mytholmroyd & The Travel Centre (Enquiry Centre) in Sowerby Bridge. 

Book with Confidence. We are a Member of ABTA which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct. We provide financial protection for your money when you buy a package holiday. If you buy other travel arrangements such as accommodation only this protection doesn’t apply.

About Benchmark Travel:
Established in 2002, Benchmark Travel are one of the leading travel club providers and can offer your business or organisation fantastic deals on travel clubs, events and group packages. With our newly refurbished offices, friendly and experienced staff and informal atmosphere, we would love to welcome you to The Travel Centre to discuss your personal and business travel requirements. Benchmark also specialises in event travel and can provide excellent options and deals to many of the World's sporting and other prestigious events for corporate members. If you are looking for group travel such as sporting trips, team building days or are looking to offer an incentive or reward scheme for your staff, Benchmark has the solutions. 

We also offer high quality, great value for money holidays and tours, ranging from city breaks and coach tours to tailor-made World experiences. We have been providing excellent, high quality and valule for money holidays, ski holidays, cruises and Worldwide tours, Whitesands works with all the major and independent tour operators to find the perfect holiday solutions for our clients.

The Travel Centre was awarded "Best Travel Agent Shop Window" on 2 occations in 2017 by Jet2Holidays.

We are open six days a week and our dedicated travel team would love you to call in or contact them to see how they could make your dream holiday a reality.

How to find us

The Travel Centre Mytholmroyd is located in the centre of Mytholmroyd, opposite Sainsbury's Local on the main 
A646 Halifax / Burnley Road.

The Travel Centre Sowerby Bridge (Enquiry Centre) is located on Wharf Street in Sowerby Bridge, opposite B&M.

Mytholmroyd: The Travel Centre, 7-9 Bridge End, Mytholmroyd, Hebden Bridge, HX7 5DR 

Sowerby Bridge: The Travel Centre, Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2JS

Get in touch

Fill out our holiday enquiry from here

You can email us at [email protected]

You can ring us on 01422 847 847.

24 Hour Travel Emergency Hotline: 07976 724 222

Our opening hours are:

Monday to Thursday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday 9:00am to 1:00pm

Our Christmas/New Year Opening Hours are:

Mon 23rd Dec 9am-3pm
Christmas Eve Closed
Christmas Day Closed
Boxing Day Closed
Fri 27th Dec 10am-2pm
Sat 28th Dec 10am-2pm
Mon 30th Dec 10am-2pm
New Years Eve 10am-2pm
New Years Day
Thurs 2nd Jan 9am-5pm

The Travel Centre is owned and operated by Benchmark Travel. Benchmark Travel as registered with ABTA and the CAA sells travel services on behalf of Hays Travel Ltd who are registered in England and Wales/ Scotland with registered number 1990682 and Vat No.GB193167195. Registered Head Office: Hays Travel Ltd,25 Vine Place, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR1 3NE

Benchmark Travel is a Member of ABTA with membership number J8828 & P7253.

ABTA and ABTA Members help holidaymakers to get the most from their travel and assist them when things do not go according to plan. We are obliged to maintain a high standard of service to you by ABTA’s Code of Conduct. For further information about ABTA, the Code of Conduct and the arbitration scheme available to you if you have a complaint, contact ABTA, 30 Park Street, London SE1 9EQ. Tel: 020 3117 0500 or www.abta.com

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