Lynn Travel Inc
Call: (215) 862-5015


Madolyn (Lynn) Brittingham
President/Owner of Lynn Travel Inc

LYNN TRAVEL INC was founded by Madolyn T. Brittingham in 1982. Prior to opening the agency, Lynn had already established herself as an expert in planning worldwide arrangements for a well traveled and discerning clientele. Her vast knowledge of most destinations, cultivated over many years, is a reliable source for current conditions, customs and suitability.

Lynn is a respected professional in the travel industry and the community. A considerable number of her current clients are fourth-generation members of families cherishing fond memories of their past LYNN TRAVEL experiences.


Preston (Bud) Van Dyke Jr.

For over twenty years, Bud has been arranging luxury tours and cruises for his loyal following of leisure travellers. In addition, many well known companies rely on him to meet the commercial travel needs of their employees and associates. His Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science allows for him to navigate

Leisure Market – Bud has completed many destination specialist courses that have qualified him to recognize and recommend best value travel offerings. He has personally visited many of the areas which he promotes and he can readily provide helpful hints and suggestions to insure the success of your next trip.

Commercial Travel – Bud has a thorough understanding of the unique nature of business travel and routinely handles late bookings, cancellations, delays and frequent flyer issues. He keeps current on ever changing document requirements and can expertly offer assistance in obtaining passports/renewals, visas and government invitations.

Bud approaches each vacation and/or business trip with equal enthusiasm and commitment so you can be assured of total satisfaction on every occasion. 


James (Jay) Ellstrom, CTC



Jay entered the retail travel industry in 1969 and, though semi-retired, is still active in travel planning at Lynn Travel.


Prior to joining Lynn Travel in 1994, Jay owned and operated a commercial agency in Lower Manhattan, primarily serving the needs of the Steamship and Banking communities. In 1989, Jay earned his certification at the Institute of Certified Travel Agents, the culmination of 20 years of hands-on experience in all modes of travel and related services. As a result of extensive journeys, Jay has acquired first-hand knowledge of countless hotels and sightseeing opportunities worldwide. He is always available to share his recollections and to arrange a custom tailored itinerary which meets your specific requirements. Understandably, there is constant change in all aspects of travel, therefore, destinations are constantly researched so that all information provided is current.


Jay will be pleased to meet with you, by appointment, to discuss your next independent trip.