As mobile massage services gain popularity, they become increasingly popular. According to AMTA (American Massage Therapy Association), 59% of massage therapists work from their clients’ homes or offices. Many massage therapists are interested in starting their own mobile massage businesses because of the growing popularity of mobile massage.

What steps are necessary to start a mobile massage service? You will need to take the following steps:

  • The road to becoming a massage therapist is filled with long hours, training, and certification 
  • Owning a business or working for yourself
  • It is necessary to purchase equipment
  • Massage apps can be downloaded for mobile devices
  • Marketing strategies for businesses
  • Successful businesses retain their customers

You will find detailed information on how to start a mobile massage business throughout this guide. Due to my experience with the best Professional Massage in London has to offer, I have started and run a successful mobile massage business. 

Let’s begin.

Mobile Massage: Is it a Good Idea?


The definition of mobile massage must be clearly defined before the process of starting a business can begin. Massages can be obtained at spas, parlors, hotels, resorts, or in the comfort of your own home. 

It is not necessary to go to a specific location to receive massage therapy. A mobile massage service provides this service. Mobile massage therapists travel to their clients’ locations to provide massages. Massage therapists can often be found working in hotels and offices as well as visiting clients.

The majority of our clients book mobile massages in hotels or at their homes (for travelers or tourists). Many companies hire mobile massage therapists to provide massage services to their employees. 

Massage services are provided by mobile massage therapists at clients’ homes or hotels. Massages in offices are available as well as mobile massages.

Starting a mobile massage business

If you want to start a massage business on the go, you have to meet certain requirements. Just because your friends and family consider you to be an exceptional masseur does not mean you are ready to offer your services to clients.

When a mobile massage therapist has previously massaged friends or family members, I hire them only. The mobile massage therapist must also possess professional qualifications.

We will discuss how to start a mobile massage business in London and some of the main prerequisites and requirements for doing so in this section. 

The most important prerequisites for starting a mobile massage business are education and certification


According to your business plan, I expect that you will provide mobile massage services to your clients. Certifications, training, and experience to start your own mobile 

Starting your own mobile massage business will require the right certifications, training, and experience. 

A certification program that is accredited and offers 100 hours of training is the minimum requirement for practicing massage therapy. AMTA provides information on accreditation, as well as laws and regulations from all levels of government.

It is the United Kingdom. It is not necessary to have a level 3 qualification (NVQ level 3) in massage therapy, sports science, anatomy, or biology. Additional training of at least 200 hours is needed. 

Students who are interested in becoming massage therapists can attend courses at London School of Massage.