Company Profile

Popular Express Travel (PET) started as a ticketing agent for major regional as well as international airlines since 1984.

In 1988, PET was subsequently restructured to become a Tour and Travel Company in anticipation of the Visit Malaysia Year in 1990 and the tourist influx into Sabah in particular.

Today, PET has well over 50 staff strength and a fleet of 12 vehicles to serve our customers and run the daily operational needs under three major well-structured departments comprising of:-

1. Outbound Department

• Ticketing
• Airlines seat reservations
• Hotel reservations
• Outbound tours

2. Inbound Department

• Operations
• Transport
• Japan market
• M. I. C. E. market

3. Accounts Department

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Our mission is to be one of the leading operators in generating tourist arrivals into Sabah and Malaysia in general, as well as a top outbound tours and travel agency in Sabah.


Our goal is to serve the customers professionally and efficiently by fulfilling their needs and requirement satisfactory both before and throughout their tour and journey.


Awards & Accolades

Silk Air - Top Agent Award, Top Passenger Agent and Certificate of Excellence   2007/2008, 2008/2009, 2012/2013
Dragon Air - Top Agent Award 2008
Malaysia Airlines - High Achievement Agent   1986/1987 to 2004/2005  
Malaysia Airlines - The Champion Agent   2000/2001 to 2004/ 2005  
Dragon Air - Top Agent   1994/1995 to 2004/2005  
 Dragon Air - Top Agent (Sabah Region)   2006  
Dragon Air - Top Agent (South Sea Asia)   2006  
Cathay Pacific & Dragon Air - Top Agent   2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012  
Cathay Pacific - High Standard Service   2007
Royal Brunei Airlines - Top Agent and Top Supporting Agent   1992/1993, 2006/2007, 2012/2013  
Hong Thai Travel (Hong Kong) – Best Land Agent   2006/2007  
ABACUS - Top Booking Performance (First - Sabah Region)   2004 and 2005  
ABACUS - Top Non Air Booking Performance (Sabah Region)   2005  
ABACUS - Top Booking Performance – Pearl Award   2006
Sabah Tourism Award - "BEST TOUR OPERATOR"   1999/2000 and 2001/2002  
Malaysia Tourism Award - "BEST INBOUND TOUR OPERATOR" (Sabah based category)   2013  

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