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Questions about using the interrail pass from Rotterdam to Budapest

So, I bit the bullet and bought an interrail pass. Planning to go from Rotterdam (Dec. 26th) to Budapest. Here are the details of the route: 07.35-08.12 Rotterdam Centraal - Utrecht Centraal (IC 625) ...
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Is a checkin agent able to print an extended baggage tag?

This coming month I will have a connecting flight nightmare - 2 connections, one of them not on the same airline all with tight timings AND a checked bag. Luckily, all this is within Schengen, the ...
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Find missing bag. That has been forwarded via a 3rd airline

Had flight with Wizzair inside europe. Bag was missing. And I made a property irregularity report at airport. For bag to be delivered to my final destination. In another continent- flew there with ...
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Delayed bag compensation rights. For flight inside europe

On a flight with Wizzair (low cost european airline). Flight inside european union. The bag is missing now for around 14 days. The company emailed me. That as my bag is delayed. I can send them ...
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I am an Indian & have NL RP Type 1. I am travelling from AMS to London City Airport. Next flight is from LHR n 3.5 hrs. Do I need a transit visa?

I am an Indian & have NL RP Type 1. I am travelling from AMS to London City Airport. Next flight is from LHR n 3.5 hrs. Do I need a transit visa? Flight details: BA8450 from Schiphol to London ...
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Concerns of future travel and advice [duplicate]

My story is simple but answers are only rejection so far Applied French visa 2019 after a friend inviting me who I have met in my country fully sponsored trip but documentation was vague like too ...
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How common is complimentary drinking water upon request in restaurants in Europe?

When I was in Helsinki, I noticed restaurants there tended to be okay serving water alongside an order free of charge. I've seen this in different restaurants, including McDonalds. In some cases the ...
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How to find the border crossing time of a train in Europe? (Czech bureaucracy edition)

I'm traveling for work for my company in the Czech republic, and they allow me to take the train, but I need to specify the time that the train crosses each border. Ideally the location too, but that ...
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Train Travel advice Lisbon -> Krakow

Can anyone advise me on the best route for traveling via train from Lisbon -> Krakow? Is there some site where I can book the train tickets or search for such routes? I googled around, but I cannot ...
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What dangers should I be aware of when doing a long-distance bike trip through Europe?

The EuroVelo routes from this answer helped me a lot to do some initial planning of my long-distance bike trip through Europe which I hope I can start in November. I would ride the bike from the ...
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Weight restrictions for personal item

All airlines I have flown with so far specify both the dimensions and the weight for their carry-on allowance. Most also allow a "personal item" (or under-the-seat luggage) and when they do, ...
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Is visa needed when traveling within Schengen zone? Lisbon -> Eindhoven -> Krakow?

Nationality: Non EU Hi, I have a temporary residence permit from Portugal which has expired, I am awaiting the Blue Card, meanwhile, I have to travel to Poland from Portugal. I was checking a flight ...
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Suggested attire to wear for European trip in September

I plan to visit Europe from September 16 to October 2 (This year). I am visiting Germany (Berlin), Czech Republic (Prague), France (Paris) and UK (London). What's the ideal dress to wear? I am used to ...
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Carry passport while travelling in Schengen area [duplicate]

I am non EU citizen and will be travelling to the Netherlands next week as a tourist. I will be catching train from Amsterdam to Zurich. I will be travelling to Zurich for 2 days and will be back in ...
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I'm on vacation in Vienna and was never asked to stamp my passport, what do I do?

I'm a Canadian but I'm on vacation in the Netherlands and Austria. Today I had the flight from Amsterdam to Vienna and after I had checked my bags I just was able to walk through as I had nothing to ...
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Where can I setup a company in Europe to register a car/campervan?

So basically, I am Maltese [EU] resident and I would like to purchase a campervan to travel around Europe but the registration tax for a campervan from the EU here is 50% of evaluated value according ...
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Places near Durch Caves [closed]

We are planning to do a day trip to the Coves del Drac area. We will take public transport from Palma. Are there any other worthy nearby places that we could visit on the same day using public ...
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Do I need to have visited the country that issued my Schengen visa? [duplicate]

If I applied in the UK and received a multiple entry 6 month Schengen visa from France, for a trip from 15th August to 20th August (with valid return flight and hotel bookings in France) but due to a ...
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Can I change port of exit after Schengen Visa issuance?

I have received my Type C Multiple entry visa from Slovenia, for a month, in my itinerary I mentioned I will leave Schengen area for Turkey,on 17th Day, from Krakow. Since, I have a month Visa, now I ...
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How can I look up buses (and other public transport) in Poland? [duplicate]

In Slovakia, we have this thing called Cestovné poriadky (Travel schedules), using which I can look up which scheduled buses I can use to go from some A to some B. Does something like this exists in ...
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Am I allowed to enter EU after leaving the country I have the Resident Permit for?

I am a Non-EU citizen and I have a Residence permit specifically a blue card in Finland. Now my blue card is valid till June 2024. Now, I would be leaving Finland for good and would be moving to a Non-...
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Can you share any experience with FlixBus journey from Hungary to Germany?

I am an Indian traveller as well as a student to participate workshop in Hungary and Germany. So I booked for FlixBus from Budapest (Nepliget) to Germany (Essen Hbf) and its return. Both way almost 20 ...
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What is the cheapest way to get from Budapest to Essen (Germany)? [closed]

I am a research scholar from India. I will participate in two workshops in two different cities Budapest(Hungary) and Essen(Germany). I will visit Budapest to Essen on 3rd September and then bound ...
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How to do transaction to buy air ticket from Wizz Air/Blue Air?

I am from India. I was trying to buy air tickets from the airline Wizz Air and Blue Air. However my debit cards are not working during the transaction. I have international debit cards but that is ...
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Taking my young nephew to his homeland for a visit

I am a dual citizen of the US and a non-Eu country X. I'd like to travel to X (and back) with my young nephew, so he can see his grandparents. He is 9, is a citizen and has a passport of X. Nephew is ...
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Within EU we can stay in another EU country for 3 months, when does the period reset?

Would it count if I left the country, made a U-turn and came back? Or rented a hotel for a night? When can I go back and keep living in that country after leaving when my 90 days is done? Are there ...
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Bike sharing apps-rent cycle in one and back in other city

Does any of the apps like Donkey Republic or Nextbike allow us to rent a cycle in one city and return in another? I read the instructions, but it is not clear whether to drop-off-location can be in ...
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Are pans allowed in hand luggage?

I am traveling via Easy Jet from Berlin airport. am I allowed to take metal/steel pans + sandwich maker in my hand luggage?
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Layover in FCO without Schengen visa

I'm travelling from US to Cairo with a layover in Rome (FCO) that's 14 hours long. I'd like to book a hotel in the airport to spend the night. I have found a couple of hotels in the airport but I'm ...
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Indian with an EU blue card, wants to travel to Colombia [duplicate]

I have an Indian passport and live in Germany with EU blue card. I want to visit Colombia. Would I require a visa?
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Do non-Schengen flight crews working in and out of the area, fall foul of the 90/180 day rule?

Just want to know whether it affects Flight crews availability to work… thanks in advance.
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Build the ecologically most sustainable travel route in Europe oneself

I'd like to find the ecologically most sustainable travel route with classic public transport (bus, train, ship, plane) within Europe by myself without a travel agency. Is there a webpage to build a ...
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Can I have a 'workation' in the USA for two weeks while working for EU company? I already have valid tourist visa [duplicate]

My company allows this and my manager has approved it, however I am waiting for a final approval based on the risk associated with this. I do have a valid tourist visa and would only stay in the US ...
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Grindelwald to Jungfraujoch by car

We will be staying near Grindelwald's train station with a car. We want to go to Jungfraujoch. We were thinking of buying this package which includes a ticket from grindelwald train station to ...
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Topkapi Palace Tickets

I am visiting Istanbul from 14th - 20th April. I want to visit the Topkapi palace. When I went 6-7 years ago, there was a long waiting line and we paid a local tourist guide to help us skip the line. ...
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Can I exit the airport for my 7 hour layover in Paris?

I've got a German student visa (Schengen), and I'm flying for the first time to Europe. On my way to Germany I have a 7 hour layover at Paris. Can I exit the airport and come back? Or can I only enter ...
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European rail pass for seniors

There were (and maybe still are) good value go anywhere European rail passes for the young. Unfortunately, I am now at the other end of the age range. Are there any similar go anywhere tickets for ...
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When does the NHS Covid pass expire when travelling to Poland?

Does anyone know for how long the NHS Covid Pass (the UK's digital COVID pass) is valid when travelling to Poland (I mean, in terms of time elapsed after receiving final dose of a vaccine). I ...
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Travel within the Schengen area with Fiktionbescheinigung

I have a Namibian passport and I'm currently working in Germany with a National long-stay D visa which will expire early May. My appointment at the Auslanderbehorde for the residence permit card is on ...
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International travel with IC (integrated circuit) chips

I will so travel with some ICs to Europe from the USA soon. I am going to Europe for a research visit and I need those ICs there. I am not sure if this will create some problems for me during security ...
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Can you see Putin in Duomo di Milano?

My friend visited Duomo in Milan, where their tour guide told them that a large number of statues and figures appears on Duomo. She asked which modern people appear there? Tour guide replied that ...
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What will happen with my Schengen entry stamp when I enter to get my residency permit?

I plan on entering Malta to get a residence permit, but from what I understand they will stamp my passport. I will do the biometric and then I will receive my id card and passport sticker. What will ...
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short-term childcare in June/July in Europe

As the remote working trend continues, I am planning to take my kids (all three of them under 7 year old) to Europe for two months to experience different culture and scenery. We've never been to ...
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Why is the bathroom's light switch outside the room in some countries?

I'm in Ireland and I noticed the bathroom's light switch is located outside the room. I heard that is common here and in other European countries. Why is that?
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New passport and can I travel instantly?

Im a British citizen and receiving my new passport tomorrow. It had 2 months left on the passport but had to renew because it wasnt enough to travel to europe. Are those 2 months added onto my new ...
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Is there any limit of time for how long I can drive outside of the country of residence?

I am wondering if there is any limit on how long I can drive my car outside of Romania (my country of residence), or if there is any limit in any European country on how long I can be there, with my ...
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Are there any hotels with a 24h check-in option in Vilnius, Lithuania?

I am travelling to Vilnius, Lithuania and will arrive at the airport at around 9am. I will have more luggage than is comfortable to walk around with, so I plan on going to a hotel directly from the ...
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How long should my layover in SAW be

I'm a EU citizen with a German passport. I will be traveling home from Ankara this month and my layover will be at Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW) in Istanbul. Both my flights are operated ...
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Can I go to Switzerland while the Covid Certificate App is processing?

I'm traveling to Switzerland in a few days. My hotel says they check for covid vaccinations using the Swiss covid app. I have a vaccination from the US, but it takes up to five days for it to process ...
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How to get a physical vaccine certificate in Germany for international travel?

I need to travel from Germany to a country outside of the EU, where the CovPass code is not accepted. Additionally, when I export my vaccination certificate from the app into a PDF, it is mostly in ...
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