TUI Travel awards & indices

We are a multi-award winning travel company, and we owe our success to our people. We’re proud to be recognised internationally as a responsible business leader, well positioned on sustainable development indices.


TUI Travel is listed on the FTSE4Good Index in recognition of our transparency and for meeting strict social, environmental and governance standards. We also rank above average for our sector.

Carbon Disclosure Project

For the sixth consecutive year, TUI Travel was featured in the Climate Disclosure Leadership Index in 2013. As the only tour operator to be featured in this index, our score places us in the top 10% of the FTSE 350 for our approach to carbon disclosure and performance. To view our submission click here.

Sustainability Yearbook

TUI Travel was featured in the 2011, 2012 and 2013 SAM Sustainability Year Book which features the best performing 15% of companies in each industry sector. In 2012, we received a Silver Class distinction and Sector Mover status for our outstanding achievements in the area of corporate sustainability.

Forest Footprint Disclosure Project

TUI Travel completed its third submission to the Forest Footprint Disclosure Project in 2012 and was one of seven companies listed in the Travel and Leisure Sector.

Sustainability Awards

atmosfair’s 2012 and 2013 Airline Index

TUIfly was ranked the most climate-efficient airline worldwide with more than one million passengers per year in 2013 and most climate-efficient charter airline worldwide in 2012 and 2013. Thomson Airways was ranked the second most efficient airline for short haul flights for the second year running.

Blue and Green Tomorrow

TUI Nederland was named the Sustainable Tour Operator of the Year in 2013.

Brussels Airport Aviation Awards

Jetairfly won the Airline Environment Award in 2014.

British Travel Awards

Exodus won a silver award for the ‘Environmentally and Socially Responsible Small Tour Operator’ category in 2010.

First Choice was awarded Most Environmentally & Socially Responsible Large Tour Operator (2007-2010) and Thomson Airways was named Most Environmentally & Socially Responsible Airline (2006-2010).

Conde Nast World Savers Award

​Intrepid Travel won the Preservation category in 2012.

Co-operative Travel Star Awards

TUI UK & Ireland was recognised for its work on sustainable tourism (2008-2010).

Green Lifestyle Awards

Intrepid Travel won the Travel category award in 2012.

HR Excellence Awards

TUI Travel was shortlisted for the sustainability category in 2014.

ISO 14001

TUI Nordic was the first tour operator in the Nordic region to achieve ISO 14001 in 2014.

Sunsail achieved ISO 20121 for sustainable event management in 2013.

IVA Clarion Awards

TUI UK & Ireland won a Silver Award in the Interactive Category in 2013 for their eco-traveller programme.

Les Trophées du Tourisme Responsible

Nouvelles Frontières was given an award for its company strategy in 2007.

Moroccan Government Responsible Travel Awards

Intrepid Travel received the 2012 award for the Environment/International category.

Practical Boat Owners Awards

TUI Marine was awarded the Green Award for Service in 2009.

Sailors of the Sea Clean Regattas certification

The Moorings achieved the Sailors of the Sea Clean Regattas certification for its 31st Interline Regatta in the British Virgin Islands in 2012.

Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

TUI Travel was a finalist in the business category of the 2014 awards. Intrepid Travel received the Global Tourism business award in 2011.

Travel Feather Awards

TUI Nederland was awarded the Green Feather in 2009 and Sawadee in 2011, for their sustainable tourism activities.

Travel Magazine Travel Awards

Jetair received the sustainable tourism award for the third year in a row (2011-2013).

Travel Weekly Australia

Peregrine Adventures was one of only two travel companies to be awarded the maximum five Green Leaves for sustainable tourism initiatives in 2009.

Travelife Certified

TUI Nederland was the first major travel company to achieve the new Travelife certification for Tour operators and Travel agents in 2013.

TTG Travel Awards

TUI UK & Ireland received the Contribution to the Community Award in 2013 for their outstanding work with the Travel Foundation. TUI UK & Ireland received the Travel Gives Back Award (2009 and 2010).

UNESCO Tourism Awards

Easy Market received the Tourism Culture Award in 2011.

West-Flanders Charter for Sustainable Development Award

Jetair received the award for a fourth year in a row (2008-2011).

World Responsible Tourism Awards

TUI Nederland received the ‘overall winner’ award and ‘Best for child protection’ category in 2013. Intrepid Travel was Highly Commended for the same category.

Sawadee received the Best Carbon Reduction Initiative award in 2012

First Choice was Highly Commended by the judges of the Best Tour Operator award for the second year running in 2008

Gecko’s Adventures was named Best Tour Operator in 2007 and The Imaginative Traveller was Highly Commended for the same award

Peregrine Adventures was Highly Commended by the judges of the Best in a Mountain Environment award in 2007

World Travel Awards

TUI Travel PLC received the World’s Responsible Tourism Award 2009.