We are on a mission of “Transforming Travel Food & Retail across Travel-Hubs”

Travel Food Services (TFS) is India's largest and fastest growing F&B operator in travel retail segment. At TFS, culinary innovation coupled with operational excellence is a key to deliver the best possible dining experience for our guests.

TFS has been catering to people on the move with variety of cuisines available at diverse formats like restaurants, cafés, bars, food courts and lounges in airports, railway stations and highways. TFS has a team of internal executive chefs, celebrity-chefs and restaurateur partners that personally develop our menus basis the taste and preferences of the guest.

With over 45 years of legacy and footprints covering major cities in India, TFS is at a leadership position. With a broad portfolio of c. 70 franchised, owned and bespoke local brands, we craft unforgettable dining experiences for over 370 hundred thousand passengers every day.

With iconic International & National brand partners as well as in-house brands including KFC, Domino's Pizza, Häagen-Dazs, The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, Krispy Kreme, and so on we have a rich portfolio and offer the assorted cuisine options to the passengers.

TFS operates the best lounges in the country and our presence currently extends across Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam and is fast spreading to other cities too. TFS manages the Mumbai International lounge in partnership with Performa, a Gate-group company highly regarded worldwide for designing, managing and servicing airport lounges. TFS also manages and operates 13 Airport lounges at Mumbai, Kolkata, Nagpur & Chennai and first of its kind Executive Lounge at Vizag Railway Station.

TFS strives to innovate to enhance customer experience continuously; to such a degree, we introduced an award winning concept of delivering “Fresh food from anywhere in the Airport delivered at your convenience" through our proprietary technology - Food@Gate. A passenger can order a meal sitting anywhere in the Airport via Food@Gate, here all brands, all menus from the entire terminal are available. Our Segway Delivery Team delivers the food where the passenger is sitting and they can pay on delivery.

Our DNA

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    TALENT
    TO HIRE, NURTURE AND DEVELOP PASSION INTO SKILLS

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    TASTE
    TASTE AS AN ESSENTIAL INGREDIENT

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    TRAFFIC
    TO BE PRESENT IN A HIGH TRAFFIC, CHALLENGING, FAST PACED MARKET

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    TECHNOLOGY
    TO SERVE CUSTOMERS THROUGH INNOVATION IN TECHNOLOGY

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    CUSTOMER CENTRICITY
    TO CREATE DELIGHTFUL CUSTOMERS EXPERIENCES IN EVERY TRANSACTION

Our Journey

  • 2009
    Mumbai-2009
    2009-Mumbai

    TFS commences operations at Mumbai Terminal 1B in July 2009. All F&B outlets at this airport as of 2017 are still operated and managed by TFS with 2 successful contract renewals.

  • 2010
    Delhi-2010
    2010-Delhi

    TFS launches operations at Delhi Terminal 3 started in July 2010.

  • 2011
    Oman 2011
    2011-Oman

    TFS begins its first International assignment with signing & commencement of operations at Muscat & Salalah airports in Oman

  • 2013
    Relay 2013
    2013-Relay

    TFS wins Master Franchise rights for “RELAY”, the leading CTN store in the travel sector. The 1st Outlet started at Delhi T1. We are on an expansion sprint since then, with 13 outlets across India operated under the “Travel Retail Services” brand.

  • 2014
    Kolkata-2014
    2014-Kolkata

    TFS starts with 14 units in 2014, with our constant dedication to culinary innovation and service excellence we have now grown to 46 units.

    Mumbai - 2014
    2014-GVK Lounge, Mumbai

    TFS ventures into Lounge operations at Mumbai T2 through a joint venture with GateGroup. GVK lounge is fully operational from November 2014. Awarded the “Asia’s Leading Airport Lounge” in 2015 & 2016 and “World’s Leading Airport Lounge – First Class” in 2015 & 2016 by World Travel Awards.

    Chennai-2014
    2014-Chennai

    TFS begins its relationship with Chennai Airport with 16 units in 2014 and as of end 2016, proudly owns manages and operates over 62 units.

  • 2016
    Mumbai - 2016
    2016-GVK Lounge (Domestic) & Travel Club, Mumbai

    Travel Club catering to mainly Loyalty program customers commences operations on March 15, 2016 and GVK Lounge (Domestic) starts subsequently on October 01, 2016

    Railways - 2016
    2016-Railways

    With a commitment to Transform Travel in mass markets, TFS ventures into Railways with the building of international standard food courts at Vishakhapatnam & Pune Railway Station. The award winning “Raildhaba” is currently operational at Vijayawada and Madurai Railway Stations as well.

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