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2017 NAICS Definition

T = Canadian, Mexican, and United States industries are comparable.

561510 Travel Agencies

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in acting as agents in selling travel, tour, and accommodation services to the general public and commercial clients.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Arranging and assembling tours that they generally sell through travel agencies or on their own account--are classified in Industry 561520, Tour Operators;
  • Providing guide services, such as archeological, museum, tourist, hunting, or fishing--are classified in Industry 713990, All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries; and
  • Providing reservation services (e.g., accommodations, entertainment events, travel)--are classified in U.S. Industry 561599, All Other Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services.
  Corresponding Index
561510   561510   561510   Travel agencies
561510   561510   561510   Travel management services

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) | (888) 756-2427 naics@census.gov |  Last Revised: August 17, 2016