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Questions about tickets and things that work like tickets: e-tickets, passes, passcards, smartcards, etc.

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When to purchase tickets between NZ islands

I am planning a trip to visit both New Zealand islands over a few weeks in January. The plan is to start on South Island and then make our way to North Island. We haven't decided whether we want to ...
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Travelling from Interlaken to Lucerne

Is Interrail ticket valid for Glacier Express trains between Interlaken and Lucerne? Do I need to make a reservation?
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What is the difference between itinerary and ticket?

I received an email from IndiGo stating "Your IndiGO Itinerary". Should I ask them for a ticket? I have no idea. Can you please let me know what the difference between itinerary and ticket is?
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How to buy Slovakia discounted international rail tickets outside Slovakia?

I'm aware there is a discounted ticket, Bratislava to Warsaw (Poland), for 19 EUR. The normal price is about 80 EUR. The problem is, you can't buy international train tickets on the internet, and you ...
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NJ Transit Weekly Pass

I just purchased a Weekly pass for South Amboy-Ny Penn in the mobile app. Does it work in both directions or just the one? I opened the ticket on my phone and it just says from south amboy to NY penn. ...
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Is it necessary to book a bus ticket from Morskoe to Nida in advance?

I will be travelling from Morskoe (in Russia) to Nida (in Lithuania) on a weekend this July, certainly in high season. The bus I intend to take is route 384. Is it necessary to book a ticket in ...
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Is that initial compulsory in a ticket for domestic travel?

I have booked a ticket from Delhi to Chennai and my full name as per ID is V Vimalkumar but while booking I have entered only Vimalkumar. Will this create a problem?
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Train from Geneva to Lyon: is advance purchase required or useful?

I am planing to travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Lyon, France by train. Can I buy tickets at the station, or do I have to book them in advance? If I can buy them at the station, what are the ...
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UK Railcards: Can a 'Two Together Railcard' be used for 2 adults and a 4-year old child?

I'm looking to buy a railcard, we are two adults and one child who is eligible to travel for free. I like Family and Friends Railcard but it is not available until I am in the UK or I have an address ...
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Can I purchase tickets on the spot at station using Eurail pass?

I have purchased a Eurail pass for one country, France. Can I purchase tickets on the spot on the day of travel? And is there any cost if I do it at the station?
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Is it possible for a non-resident in Italy to acquire the “Abbonamento Musei Torino Piemonte”?

This is a card that allows you to visit with free entrance lots of museums of the Piedmont region in Italy all year round. There is a similar card for Lombardy. I have read the information on the ...
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Who is responsible for informing about flight changes when buying the ticket through a third-party site?

I bought a ticket to fly with LATAM tomorrow on Tripsta. A few minutes ago, when checking in, I discovered my flight was rebooked for the next day, and it was changed to fly through different cities. ...
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What are the EU laws on unused plane ticket and airport tax refund?

I bought a plane ticket from TAP Air, which goes Frankfurt -> Lisbon -> Toronto (one way), and the taxes applied to this ticket are pretty high. Sadly, I can't make this flight due to personal reasons,...
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Airline caused missed international flight. What are my options?

I recently took an international flight booked through United from the US to the EU and back (with a connecting flight both ways) and on the way back they lost our ticket/reservation and we missed our ...
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Can I buy a 5-day flexi twin pass at the Frankfurt airport or train station and use it that day?

I've been clicking around the DB Bahn web page looking for information about the Twin flexi pass. I know I can book it online and it will be sent to me, but it will probably arrive after I leave as I ...
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Is the Navigo metro pass in Paris available for tourists?

I'll be going to Paris this July for two weeks with my mother, and I'm not sure which metro pass would be best to use for a reasonable price. We were planning on getting the Navigo metro pass, but I ...
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How do Quebec city bus tickets work?

I'm in Quebec city for a while and want to use the bus for trips that involve a transfer each way, so from point A to B I need to catch 2 buses. Obviously I'll need to catch 2 again to return home. I ...
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UK-Jamaica flights without transiting the USA or Canada

I am a Nigerian citizen currently in the UK on a student visa with a residence permit valid for 3 years. I am planning a trip to Jamaica in a few days and do not have time to get transit visas for the ...
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Where do I get proof of intended travel for German visa? [closed]

I have been asked to submit my passport for stamping for a German national visa. One of the required documents is listed as Proof of your intended travel date (e.g. copy of flight reservation, flight ...
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Girlfriend's dad bought plane ticket on American Airlines. Will he be notified if she doesn't use it?

My girlfriend was coming to visit me in state a, coming from state b. My plans changed and I will be able to drive her from state b to state a the day before her flight instead. This is the option ...
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Do I need to pre-book shuttles from Haneda Airport to Narita Airport?

My flight is Jakarta-Haneda, Narita-Canada on the same day. I need to transfer from Haneda to Narita by shuttle bus. Do I have to book the ticket beforehand or could I just pay the ticket fare on the ...
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Name on interrail ticket

I booked interrail tickets for my group of friends through Myinterrail.com. However I mistakenly entered someone's name wrong. I thought he was an 'Alexander', whereas in reality he is just 'Alex'. ...
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Two letters of first name are swapped, can I still fly with Turkish Airlines?

I have already seen some other such questions but in this case, I am hoping to know if somebody has this experience with long-haul Turkish Airlines flights (Munich to Tokyo via Istanbul). When ...
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Do I need to change the wrong title in my ticket?

I just booked a ticket through Airasia and I noticed that there is a mistake. I filled Mr. instead of Ms. Do I need to change that? If yes, please tell me how.
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Frankfurt-Kuala Lumpur with Turkish Airlines

I want to travel to Kuala Lumpur from Frankfurt with Turkish Airlines, with a stop in Istanbul for 2 hours. Since I have 2 different tickets with different booking numbers, should I take my checked ...
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Two people on single ticket in Venice

is it possible to validate a ticket for a vaporetto twice, ie. to allow travelling for two people on single ticket? Or every passenger has to have his own ticket? I have 4 rides left on mine and my ...
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UK Train ticket cancellation

On most airline tickets, missing the first leg of your flight, means that rest of your journey is automatically cancelled, including the return flight on a future date. However, does the same also ...
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Is stopover allowed with an offpeak train ticket in UK?

I am considering taking a train from Pwllheli to Bristol. It looks like the train tickets using the fastest route would cost around £100, and the cheaper alternative, connecting in Shrewsbury and ...
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Why does this Polish night train have two different numbers?

I'm looking at booking a sleeper train from Szczecin to Warsaw on 9 June 2018, and have found a strange inconsistency in train numbering. On the rail operator's own booking site, https://www.intercity....
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What is the bar code on a Ryanair online ticket?

I have booked Ryanair one way air tickets for my parents from Malpensa (Italy) to Stansted (UK). When they walked to the check-in counter the ground staff asked to show a bar code on the ticket, but ...
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Can travel agents “reissue” tickets?

Story A friend once missed an international flight (USA => MidEast) because he mistook the flight number for the flight time on his itinerary. His flight number was something like "430", and his ...
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How is the price of a rural ticket calculated?

Say you go to a Deutsche Bahn ticket machine and go to the from/to part button. How is the price calculated for single tickets and day tickets? For example: Königs Wusterhausen to Tropical ...
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In Germany, can you take a non-stop train if you have tickets for individual stations on a train that stops?

Let's say I have 2 trains: Train X stops at A, B and C Train Y stops at A and C and there is a zone: Zone 1 includes station A and B Now, I have a monthly pass which allows me to travel within ...
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Am I paying for the whole journey or per connection?

I was looking on VGN's website and was I trying to buy a ticket from Nuremberg Airport to Neuendettelsau, and it's saying that it's a "Price level 8" ticket, and it costs 9.52€. My question is, am I ...
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Should I pre-book train tickets in Switzerland with the Swiss travel pass?

I'm going to be in Switzerland for around 10 days and I do not feel like planning my whole trip out beforehand, do I HAVE to pre-order my tickets if I have the swiss travel pass?
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Get a boarding pass for a different flight while being in transit at Hong Kong airport

I bought a ticket from Singapore to Hong Kong on May 6, and a ticket from Hong Kong to Kolkata (my hometown in India). The issue is, my pre-arrival registration to Hong Kong was rejected, and I can't ...
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Flights with two different airlines, how does online check-in work?

I'm planning on buying a flight from Ireland to USA. It has 1 stop: Dublin to UK with Aer Lingus, then from UK to America with Virgin Atlantic. I want to do an online check in to get my boarding ...
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Tegelbergbahn Tickets

I'll be visiting the Neuschwanstein Castle later this year, and I'd like to take a ride on this tegelbergbahn toboggan close to the castle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-e_F0wodyk On their ...
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Why do prices of return flights from Europe to Ghana vary according to length of stay?

I notice that flights to Ghana from Europe seem to be much more expensive for stays in Ghana of less than seven days. I'm familiar with European flights that are cheaper when they span a weekend but ...
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What can you do to preserve a second-leg ticket if you notice that you are not going to be able to fly the first leg?

Recently I learned the hard way that Not flying the first leg of the journey – Company cancels the second-leg ticket, since companies do not allow to fly only the second flight. This is also something ...
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Can I purchase a round-trip and a one-way on the same flight sitting together?

My 12 year old daughter and I want to a fly to a friends house and spend the week. I will then turn around and fly back home but my daughter will be traveling on by car with my sister to another ...
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Rebooking fee for Air China

I would like to book an international return ticket with Air China. The outbound date is settled, the inbound is not and can only be decided after the outbound travel. Do I may need to rebook the ...
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Can I interrupt a journey with an NSB ordinær togbillett?

I am going to Norway in a few weeks, and part of my plan is to go for a hike around Finse (bad idea this time of the year, I know) while travelling from Bergen to Oslo. Can I buy an NSB ordinær ...
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Refused boarding pass for a return flight due to passport expiry in less than 6 months [closed]

I am an EU national married to a US citizen with a son under 2 years old, who has dual citizenship (my home EU country + US). We all reside in Switzerland, which is not part of EEA, but is part of ...
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Validity of train tickets in Germany

I am living in Germany and recently had to buy a one-way ticket to get to Frankfurt. After acquiring the ticket, I was wondering how long the ticket is valid after the purchase. The ticket was for a ...
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Does any website offer price alerts for open jaw (multi-city) flights?

When I'm looking for round-trip tickets in Google Flights, the website allows me to create a price alert for the specified route: However, when I change my route to have a return ticket leaving from ...
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Travelling to US with United Airlines with only one first name and only one last name [duplicate]

I'm flying for the first with a passport. Until this day I always gave my first and last (João Martins - my full name is João Francisco Carvalho Andrade Martins) name for European flights and ...
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Wrong salutation (Ms instead of Mr) in international air ticket

My son's Kuwait Airways ticket from India to Italy has the wrong title: 'Ms' instead of 'Mr'. Contacting the airline, they have included a remark in their system to read 'Ms' as 'Mr'. However, as the ...
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Is it necessary to book OBB Rex trains in advance?

I want to go from Vienna to Bratislava by train, with the OBB Rex service. Is it necessary, or recommended, to book in advance, or is it normal to just come before the train leaves and purchase a ...
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Can I check in at a kiosk if I selected “Online check in”?

I am travelling from Kingston, Jamaica to Fort Lauderdale tomorrow afternoon with Spirit Airlines. I selected "online check in" but have been unable to check in because I do not have a printer at home ...