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I recently transited through Terminal 2 and I wanted to go shopping. I was offered by the airport staff to transfer me to terminal 3 should I want to go shopping. I didn't take the offer as I was worried about missing my boarding time, but if you do have plenty of time it certainly is possible. The whole anecdote: For years and years non BA flights from ...


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Based on advice from FlyerTalk, which suggested AA then CX then BA, I decided to try out the first two. (I know the BA ones from T5). It's a tough job, but those showers won't review themselves... The short answer - AA, by a nose The American Airlines lounges showers seem to be located between the two lounges, and I think everyone can have access. (Those ...


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Aer Lingus is working closely with BA (they used to be part of Oneworld and still have codeshares) so I am pretty sure they should be able to check your luggage through. They do mention it on their website as well: Aer Lingus will through-check baggage as a courtesy onto any carrier that have a baggage agreement in place, upon presentation of ...


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It is hard to provide you with a single, universal answer as this depends on airlines, arrival/departure terminals and ticket booking procedure. As Heathrow's FAQ page states: Do I need to collect my baggage? It depends on your airline – often your baggage will be checked through to your final destination and you won’t need to touch it at Heathrow. ...


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Honestly, since the documents are only on the wrong side of London, it would surely be easier and certainly more reliable to get a colleague to bring the documents to Heathrow for you. Bring them back a nice gift from the country you're visiting and owe them a favour. Alternatively, look at getting the documents couriered but that will probably also be more ...


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There is a branch of Mail Boxes Etc in Staines (http://www.mbe.co.uk/staines). You could contact them and see if they are willing to sign for documents for yourself. I use a different branch of Mail Boxes Etc for this purpose. How long is your layover and at which time...? Mail Boxes Etc are open from 10 am - 3pm. It should be around a 20 minute taxi ride.


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According to postoffice.co.uk, the post office at Heathrow is in terminal 3 and its address is, Heathrow Airport Terminal Three Terminal Three Hounslow Middlesex TW6 1QG However, on the page on poste restante (a.k.a. general delivery), they say For Foreign Travellers in the UK: Before you travel to the UK, write to or call the Post Office ...


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The situation you have described, and assuming you are travelling on a US passport is covered by paragraph 23A of the Immigration Rules, which says in part... 23A. A person who is not a visa national and who is seeking leave to enter on arrival in the United Kingdom for a period not exceeding 6 months for a purpose for which prior entry clearance is ...


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Not if you're traveling with a US passport. Americans can get their visa issued upon arrival in the UK. https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa/y/usa/transit



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