El Sol Travel Agency

El Sol Travel, Inc. is offering travel arrangements to the University of Arizona for improved safety, savings, technology and service benefits. El Sol offers a balanced use of technology and experienced, personalized service that is well suited for UA.

Services offered by El Sol Travel, Inc. are optional. UA business travelers/departments may continue to utilize current business practices and take advantage of these additional services as needed.

Corporate Headquarters

Email: elsol [at] elsoltravel [dot] net
Dedicated UA phone number: (866) 977-9177

Business Travel Sales & Management

Chris Davidson, V.P./Director Business Development
Phone: (480) 693-0218 or Email: cdavidson [at] elsoltravel [dot] net


About the El Sol Travel Management Program

This program is designed to increase services to UA travelers, travel arrangers, and meeting planners, while providing significant savings to UA.

In business and based in Arizona for 29 years, El Sol Travel, Inc. is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business and Minority Business Enterprise with excellent university, corporate and government references. They are also an American Express representative.

UA is consolidating travel through El Sol Travel, Inc. for improved safety, savings, technology and service benefits.  El Sol's combination of technology; experienced, personalized service and global negotiated discounts are well suited to UA.

Travelers and Travel Arrangers will appreciate the many benefits of booking online using the Concur Travel online booking tool, or calling assigned UA Senior Travel Counselors at El Sol for assistance. Even trips including applicable negotiated rates are typically booked in just 4-6 minutes.  The extensive mobile device capabilities, which include automatic flight status notifications, are sure to be a huge help to every UA traveler. Additionally, travelers' Frequency Points Programs do apply when their trips are booked through El Sol Travel counselors, or online using the Concur Travel tool

The University of Arizona benefits in many ways through consolidating travel.

  • Duty of Care - provide assistance to travelers in the event of a natural or terrorist related event
  • Unused ticket management
  • With consolidated travel, meaningful data can be analyzed and presented to air, car, and hotel suppliers
  • El Sol Travel offers two negotiated global hotel discount programs which often save 5%-25% off the Best Available Rate.
  • El Sol Travel’s Lowest Airfare Assurance and Negotiated Discounted Airfares on 18 Airlines