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A form of travel in vehicles such as airplanes, helicopters and so on.

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Can you sneak into Premium Economy Class?

People ask whether they can sneak into business or first, it's virtually impossible. But what about sneaking into Premium Economy Class? What if I stand at the end of the boarding line, and just sit ...
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Are electric hair straighteners allowed on flights?

My friend is travelling on Air Canada tomorrow from Toronto to Alberta. She is also travelling on Air Canada from Toronto to Los Angeles (California) next month. She was wondering if electric hair ...
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Broad flight search with specific stopover

Are there websites that allow for a broad search that passes via specific connection airports? In the case of a one-way flight, I would like to find which flights depart from a certain city (A) and ...
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Receive notification when flight ticket is under a fixed threshold [on hold]

I would like to find out if there is a website or a service that offers to send me a notification whenever the price of the flight I am tracking goes under a threshold that I have chosen, Ideally for ...
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Best way to pay for airline tickets?

I know it's a bit of a strange question, but here goes... Background: I don't travel by plane very often, and when I have it's always been someone else who actually purchased the tickets. I am trying ...
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Do online boarding passes on Blue Air Romania need to be printed, or can one show it on the mobile phone?

Is it absolutely necessary to print a paper copy of a boarding pass on Blue Air Romania, or is there an option to show it on a mobile phone? What happens if online check-in is done, but the boarding ...
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Why can you check in to a flight the previous day? [duplicate]

I always thought that the point of "checking in" to a flight was so that the airline knew you were at the airport and would most likely board the plane. But nowadays you can check in by computer or ...
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About Brazil transit visa [duplicate]

I am an Indian national studying in Guyana, South America. I will be traveling to India this month. The ticket has two PNR. From Guyana to Panama one PNR and from Panama to Brazil to Dubai to India on ...
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How long can I stay in Jamaica without obtaining a visa and do I need to buy a round trip flight?

I am a U.S citizen looking for an adventure and have decided to take my talents to Jamaica. I understand there is a 90-day rule where no visa is required, and that you can go to immigration to ...
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Transit visa in India for Bangladeshi

I've five Bangladeshi workers returning home to Bangladesh after the completion of their contract. Their flight is from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Bangladesh (DAC), and they have a transit in Kolkata (CCU),...
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As a United States citizen with a passport, are you required to show any proof of leaving when you re-enter?

What are the requirements for re-entry into the United States as an US citizen with a passport? Are you required to show proof of leaving the US, to begin with? If so what will happen if you lost or ...
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For US airports, is there really a difference between printable boarding passes and mobile boarding passes?

When checking in online today for an Air Canada flight, I was informed that my boarding pass had to be printed rather than shown on the screen, as AC doesn't support "mobile" boarding passes for that ...
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Do most major airlines measure the checked luggage for dimensions?

I'm trying to pick a suitcase for checked luggage, and I'm conflicted. The most popular sizes I found online are 24 inch and 28 inch ones. 24 inch ones are well under the 62 inch linear limit. ...
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Can I travel for an academic visit and tourism on the same VWP?

I will travel to the USA in October to attend a friend's wedding. I will also be visiting a lab afterwards on the same trip (I was invited to collaborate without any remuneration). The total duration ...
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Flying in Europe without documents [duplicate]

A friend of mine has the following problem. She booked a flight from Finland to Denmark she discovered now (she is supposed to fly tomorrow) that her passport is expired and for some reasons she does ...
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If border control refuses me entry at the airport, can I fly to any chosen country or only the country of origin?

The scenario: a person is flying from country A to country B upon landing, they are refused entry to the country B by the border control question: instead of flying back to A, can they book the next ...
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If an airline goes bust or insolvent, what happens to frequent flyer miles and reward tickets?

I have a good number of frequent flyer miles with Jet airways, which is running into financial troubles. This is getting me a little worried and I have the following questions about it: I have used ...
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Responsibilites of airline after “external” delay [closed]

In short: In EU, if a flight is delayed/cancelled that is NOT the airline's fault, to which extent are they responsible to minimize the effect on the passengers? Concrete situation: Recently I had a ...
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How many travelers are there in the e-ticket? What's the itinerary? [closed]

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How long does it take Air Canada to refund a ticket cancelled within 24 hours of booking?

I cancelled a return flight 40 minutes after booking when I realized I made a mistake. Currently it has been ~36 hours and still no money is showing up in my account, even though the money left the ...
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Can I fly from NY to Las Vegas if I’m out of status? [duplicate]

I'm an Italian citizen. I came to the USA on a tourist visa 2 years ago but overstayed. I only have my Italian passport with me. Should I be fine flying within the US with no worries? Is anybody going ...
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Cheapest from Europe to Canada [closed]

what time of year are the cheapest flights from Europe (the Netherlands)? I don't care about weather or holidays.
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Baggage wait time

How can I find out the time it took between landing and when the luggage finally arrived at the baggage claim area after a flight on AA in San Diego from 6 moths ago. Do they posts records when they ...
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Parent-child; sit next to each other on an all-inclusive flight?

I have booked an all-inclusive vacation which includes flights to and from the destination (Condor, direct one-leg flights). From the travel company, I got a booklet with vouchers for all the things ...
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Re-entering the UK after our honeymoon [closed]

I am an Australian citizen with an Australian passport. I currently hold a UK marriage visitor visa and my fiancee and I are getting married in September. After our marriage we are planning to go ...
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Transferring from a Schengen country to the UK (which is a non Schengen country) at Schiphol

I'm planning to take a flight from Milan (Italy) to Aberdeen (UK), with one stop at Schiphol. Both flights are operated by KLM and I have 1h25m available to change planes, I'm only carrying an hand ...
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How to get to Ireland without using a plane or a ship? [closed]

I wonder if there is any way to travel to an island (in my case: Ireland) without taking a plane or a boat. My sister claims to be frightened of both, so is there a way for her to get there?
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Article 10/20 for non EU citizens [duplicate]

My wife and son have Maltese passports but I don't. Can I travel to the UK as holiday with my family without applying for a visa?
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Bag drop closed earlier than specified delay on ticket. I had to change flights with a fee. Can I get compensated?

I was initially due to fly Brussels Airlines out of New York JFK airport. I found the bag drop counter 75 minutes before the scheduled departure. On my boarding pass received by e-mail, the posted bag ...
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Charged for attending public school in the US as a minor on B1 [closed]

My daughter travelled on a B1/B2 visa in 2014 and stayed with her aunt. She came back to her home country almost 4 years ago to apply for an F1 visa. She was rejected and charged for overstaying and ...
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Which is the better option for my dependents, L2 or B2 visa?

I currently have a B2 visa. I intend to bring my wife and son for visit to the US for travel and pleasure with me, and so I would like them to apply for their own B2 visa. My current company intends ...
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Do I need to have a valid return ticket when entering Austria on visa type D? [closed]

I am applying for a visa type D for Austria at the Austrian embassy - this will allow me to stay up to 180 days in Austria. My plan is to go to Austria and marry my fiancée there and then request ...
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Can I enter the UK with another passport from the one I have a visa on?

So this can get a bit tricky. I have a leave to enter visa currently on my US passport, which is now being renewed and can take up to 8 weeks to process. The passport is not with me as it had to be ...
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I bought a flight ticket, but now I have a health issue which specifically forbids me to take flights. Can I get a full refund?

I bought a plane ticket from Turkish Airlines, 2 months before the flight. Then I went to the doctor, and the doctor said I have a health problem, which specifically forbids me to take flights for one ...
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Honeymoon Trip: First Class & Economy mix on SQ & Star Alliance

[Please skip to the question at the end if you don't want to read the entire situation.] I'm planning my honeymoon far in advance because I will purchase Singapore Airlines's Round The World Trip ...
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Airfare booked through third-party provider - reduced baggage and food allowance

A friend of mine has booked 4 adult economy tickets on a long-haul flight with a 'third-party provider' on a British Airways flight. They are saying that apparently they get a discount on the airfare ...
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Bringing Indian Pulses to the US?

I will be coming to the US from a country where Indian pulses are very easily available. I am coming to US for studying and thus will not have a car. I plan to cook my own food, and since the Indian ...
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At Schiphol, is 3 hours enough to get from EasyJet to Delta/KLM for a return flight to America?

We will fly from Bordeaux to Amsterdam-Schiphol for a return flight to the U.S. on Delta/KLM. Will 3 hours (11:30-2:30) be enough time? Will we have to clear customs? It's a big airport; wondering ...
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Spirit Airline Flight Delay [duplicate]

On July 14, 2018 our Spirit Airline Flight #263 was delayed for over 4 hours. We were flying from BWI to Seattle, WA. The flight was supposed to leave at 7:20 AM. I would like to know what time the ...
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If economy class lavatories are too busy or filthy, can you use business class lavatories?

My grandma was in economy class on a full Air Canada flight. The bathrooms were, unusually, very occupied, and were accompanied by long lines and passengers waiting. They soon became filthy; she saw ...
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Transit visa in the Schengen area

I got a Schengen visa through the Greek embassy, but I want to travel to a different Schengen country. Can I just have a transit in Athens, get my passport stamped in Greece, and leave for the other ...
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Does an anti scuff spray for luggage exist?

I was reading some comments for a luggage that I'm planning to buy and read that the luggage scuffs easily. Are there anti-scuff spray product that I can use on a polycarbonate shell (type of plastic)?...
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International flight missed because of delay in national flight - Compensation options?

We wanted to take the following two flights on the same day. Had the national flight been on time, we would have arrived at the airport 3 hours and 15 minutes early. However, we missed the ...
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Can I wear an undershirt with a zip through airport security?

I wear a compression vest under my tshirts such as this one I am flying from London to Dallas soon and would like to know whether this will trigger airport security sensors to beep?
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Is it my right to ask the name/identification-number of flight assistant, in case I have problems?

In case I have problems with a flight or during the boarding, do I have the right to ask the name or the identification code of a airline employee? And in case I get denied and I take a photo of the ...
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How do one way/round trip plane tickets work?

When I buy a plane ticket,after I get on the plane to where I'm going, do I buy another plane ticket to get back home later or can the ticket I bought to get to my destination also get me home? I've ...
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Which airlines operating in Europe offer flight bundles?

KLM offers flights bundles that allows one to, say, buy 20 flights between two airports, or an airport or a set of airports or even any airport in country. You buy the bundles then you're free free to ...
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Can I carry hair oil and shampoo in my hand baggage?

I am travelling domestically in India via "Air India". I need to carry hair oil and hair shampoo (both 100 ml, total 200 ml). Am I allowed to carry these items in my hand baggage?
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TSA PreCheck does not always show on my boarding passes

I have TSA PreCheck but it doesn't always print out on my Southwest boarding pass. This happens almost half the time. Is there anything I can do?
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Can I ask for the Immigration and Customs declaration forms as soon as possible on a flight to Japan?

On my previous flight from Amsterdam to Tokyo two years ago, about an hour before the seat belt lights came on for landing, we were given our customs declarations form (I'm a UK citizen). I was ...