I have a ticket from Larnaca Cyprus, via London to Houston. I no longer want to start my journey in Larnaca as I will be in London. Can I just get on the plane in London after the 10 hour layover at Heathrow. It's also a change of airline but on one ticket.

  • the simple answer is "no". if you're no-show on the first leg, the whole thing is cancelled. as others have said, this is an oft-repeated question
    – Fattie
    Jun 26, 2015 at 1:39

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The vast major of airlines do not allow this, but rather require you to have your ticket changed in such a case. They will cancel your ticket in case you don't show up for your first flight.

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