Marine and Offshore

Unparalleled flexibility and speed of service

FCm Travel Solutions offers a specialist division,  providing local dedicated travel and logistics management service to the maritime sector. We understand that Marine and Offshore travel is an extremely specialised niche market and requires individuals that are dedicated to providing superior levels of service with industry expertise to make crew rotational travel as easy as possible.

FCm handle thousands of crewing movements per month, making sure every seafarer gets to the vessel and home on time, always. It is this passionate focus that has made us one of the global leaders in Maritime logistics over the last 30 years.

FCm has extensive experience working with the major areas in this industry such as rig crew, mariner, seaman, seafarer and ship crew and we have built our experience working with leading worldwide Marine and Off shore companies and built solid relationships with clients in many areas from drilling rigs, ship managers and owners, crewing agents to exploration vessel crew and many more.  

FCm Global Marine Fares

Our Global product team have the ability to source specific rates to the Oil and Gas and Maritime industry. Through FCm's global presence in Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa we can access alternative fare options from our FCm offices which can ensure further cost savings for our clients.

FCm negotiates with airlines to secure the best rates in the marketplace, allowing us to offer a range of alternative fares, from Marine fares for the transportation of shipping crews, to competitive offshore fares to use if your business is part of the oil and gas industry.  We compare all fares, published, consolidated, marine and offshore, with our unique global fares database to ensure you of the best rates which are heavily discounted, fewer restrictions and penalties.

FCm Travel Solutions offers you:

  • Expert advise in all aspects of travel, from booking to changes/amendments and refunds for air, hotel, car, rail, ferry etc
  • Assistance in acquiring Passports and Visas
  • Flexible payment options
  • Complete analysis of your business travel patterns, allowing us to make recommendations for further enhancements to your Travel Policy
  • Locally based team open from 0830-1800 Monday-Friday with back-up of our Emergency response teams during out of hours.
  • Highly trained staff to give you a personal service that you can rely on
  • Access to our Global programs to ensure you get the best rates
  • 24/7 Worldwide Emergency Assist

We understand that the Marine business is conducted 24 hours a day and appreciate the importance of being able to contact us at anytime.  Our "in-house" Emergency response team can make or amend your bookings directly with our suppliers and ensure you have 24/7 emergency support no matter where in the world you are.  They can also contact our local offices worldwide should you require assistance locally as you travel.

Our Operational Teams

FCm offers you a dedicated consultant or team to assist you from any of our local offices throughout the UK or from our main marine hub office based in Aberdeen, Scotland. Through having a main hub based in close proximity to the headquarters of many major oil and gas companies ensures we can pick up immediately on any changes impacting the maritime sector. 

For further information on our service contact a marine travel consultant near you:

United Kingdom | Tel: +44 (0)1224 282608 | Email: marine@fcmtravel.co.uk

"We are an Aberdeen based company which works to tight deadlines and operational imperatives in the fluid offshore north sea environment. FCm provides us with the knowledge, know-how and understanding to work in such a testing and challenging environment with a reliable and experienced partner."

Gladys Paterson, Operations Co-ordinator, HRH Geological Services