Questions tagged [transportation]

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Algeciras to Ceuta/Tanger on budget? [closed]

I'd like to have one-day trip Algeciras-Ceuta (or, at least/alternatively, Tarifa/Tanger, either of 4 mentioned). Checked ferries and the price (60 EUR) seems unreasonable, planes all over Europe are ...
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Transport options between Vilanculos and Inhambane

I found there is only flight a day between the two, and since that flight is fully booked for my dates, I am looking for another way to travel between the two cities. What my other transport options ...
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Is it possible to accompany a live animal (dog) during air travel (cargo)?

I would like to transport AVI cargo (live animal - dog) from Melbourne, Australia (MEL) to London, UK (LHR), via air travel, ideally direct. The crate will need to be accompanied by an attendant (...
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Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) to Sumatra (Indonesia) by roro ferry

Planning a trip by car from Malaysia to Indonesia. Is there a roro ferry to go across into Sumatra from KL ?
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Can I check a transaction history on T-Money Card (South Korea)?

I want to check out the transaction history of my T-Money card, a public transportation card in South Korea. If you want to know the balance, you can just go to a convenience store to ask the clerk ...
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What are the available transportation modes from Paris (Opera) to CDG? [duplicate]

I have two heavy bags, so I am looking for good suggestions \ options to go from the Hotel Westminster (perched between Opera \ Pyramides) to CDG for a 10AM Monday morning international flight. ...
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Is it possible to go from Battambang to Phnom Penh by bamboo train?

Looking for some information about Cambodia, I have read this here: Despite the lack of normal train services there are bamboo trains or noris running around Battambang, and you can also travel ...
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Transport from airport to downtown Lagos for Benny Hinn and Chris Oyakhilome event

I'm attending an event in Lagos on October 28th and 29th. Where can I find information about registered car services with drivers that can take me from the airport to Victoria Island in downtown ...
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What are the other ways to get from Ibiza (Spain) to Barcelona except the airplane?

I'm going to visit Ibiza (spain) in October and my return flight is from Barcelona. I'm wondering is there cheaper way to get to Barcelona than on the airplane?
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Krakow to Warsaw by train - is it scenic?

I'm travelling from Krakow to Warsaw in October. I have two options, the bus costs $5 and the train costs around $15. I'm ready to spend $10 more in case the route is scenic. But, is it scenic?
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Trying to figure out the hours and timing for Mount Roberts tramway in Juneau, Alaska

How long does it take to ride the Mount Roberts Tramway, one-way? What's the frequency that it runs at? And what are it's hours? The website - http://mountrobertstramway.com - says it costs $33 and ...
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Global taxi service with child seats

Is there some global taxi service or other solution that enables requesting cars with child seats when traveling in a new country? Preferably through a mobile application like Uber. Using taxi in a ...
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How to get from Milan Malpensa to central Como

I have arranged to travel to Como in late August, arriving in to Milan Malpensa airport in mid-afternoon. I have not been to this part of Italy before and I have read that the traffic up in the lakes ...
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Getting around Les Arcs when the lifts are closed

I plan on staying at les arcs, arc 2000 this winter. In the resort's site it seems the lifts close at around 17:00. Is there a way to get back to my hotel after the lifts close? For example, ...
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Getting from Pierre-Elliot-Trudeau airport to downtown Montreal

How can I go from PET airport to downtown Montreal?
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Ketapang/Banyuwangi to Mt. Ijen?

Someone advised me to join the Ijen one-day tour package from Banyuwangi. Are there more convenient alternatives from Ketapang to Ijen?
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Is there an irregular transportation service between Hualien, Taiwan and Yonaguni, Japan?

The Wikipedia article for Yonaguni, Okinawa states: Yonaguni is much closer to the capital of Taiwan (Taipei) at approximately 100 mi (160 km) than its own capital(Tokyo), which is about 1,250 ...
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Do I prebook a taxi from Heathrow to London King's Cross?

Is it cheaper to prebook a taxi from Heathrow to get to King's Cross station, or better to find a taxi waiting at the airport? We're flying in from New Zealand.
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In Mongolia, what kind of vehicle is a jeep?

In Mongolia, what is meant by a jeep? I assume it is referring to a general type of vehicle, not the US car brand, as Lonely Planet refers to Russian made jeeps at one point. Is it merely a four ...
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Transport kitchen stand mixer from China to Europe by plane

I'm an Italian living in China. I've bought a kitchen stand mixer in Italy and used here in China. When I moved here it was packed into a container and delivered by sea. Now I want to bring it back ...
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Folding bicycles on Netherlands trains

I read that, if you want to take your bicycle on a train in the Netherlands, you must buy ticket for it and, during rush hours, you aren't allowed to take it on the train. However, folding bicycles ...
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Netherlands Transportation Card OV-chipkaart

I will move to the Netherlands soon, I plan to live in Utrecht and I will use the train everyday to go to my work. So what is my best choice here? Does the OV-chipkaart cover all the transportation ...
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How to get from Tarapoto to Chachapoyas in Peru?

We're going to Chachapoyas, by flying first to Tarapoto. It's a bit unclear how to actually get to Chachapoyas though, as the information seems either dated or unreliable. Rome2Rio mentions Excluciva,...
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Visa Issues when crossing the English Channel by Jet Ski

Inspired by this video: Jet Skiing Across the English Channel, a Canadian wants to rent a jet ski in Dover and use it to cross the channel. Travelling by jet ski opens visa issues when international ...
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Travel between terminals at Charles de Gaulle before exiting the airport? [closed]

can I go from terminal 2E to Terminal 1 to meet up with the rest of my party so we can leave the airport together? and how long will it take? should I use the CDGVAL?
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Transport from Ottawa airport to University area?

What options for transportation from Ottawa international airport (YOW) to the University of Ottawa area? Interested in daytime hours but also middle-of-the-night options (2 AM). Other than renting ...
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What is the cheapest way of getting from Lyon to Saint-Paul-de-Varax?

How can I get from Lyon to either Saint-Paul-de-Varax or Saint-André-le-Bouchoux by more affordable means than TER train (€10.30 one way per person)? I am thinking that maybe there are buses that ...
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How to get from Seattle to Vancouver, BC during night?

I'll be landing in Seattle at midnight from Sunday to Monday and need to be in Vancouver at about 9:00AM. What are my best options to get to the Vancouver by ground during the night? Edit: I'm not ...
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What's the use of trains that spend 6+ hours of daytime en route?

There's such thing as "a daytime train" - a train which runs all the route during daytime. Some of them run really long routes - 500-700 kilometers - and a train spends 6-8 hours en route to run such ...
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Travel plan for Interlaken from Lausanne

I am planning to visit Launsanne in this april. I will get only one day off. Is it possible to visit Interlacken in one day and come back to Zurich?
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Public transport to Jotunheimen National Park

What are entry points to the Jotunheimen National Park in Norway that I can easily get to with public transport. I plan to land in Oslo in the beginning of September and do some trekking, watching ...
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How many cabs services in London? [closed]

Is any body know about London cab services, I want to book cab from Gatwick to Liverpool St (EC2)
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Cheapest way to travel inside Europe [closed]

I'm visiting Europe soon, and I need some advice for transportation inside Europe on an extremely low budget. I probably will spend many days there, so I want to visit as many countries as I can. I'...
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How to get to Jotunheimen National Park? [closed]

We're planning to visit Jotuenheimen National Park, Norway in September and we're looking for an advice how to get there and do not spend much money. Choosing between Bergen and Oslo airports it ...
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Do kids or infants count as a second person when using a US HOV or carpool lane?

Let's say I've traveling across the United States by car, or visiting from another country. HOV (high occupancy vehicle) or carpool lanes are designed to remove extra cars from the road. If I'm ...
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Is it allowed in Amsterdam to give a ride on bicycle to another person

Lastly I've discovered that there is an action in Amsterdam to give a ride on single man bicycle to another person (strangers, actually): Yellow Backie: Amsterdam Style Hitchhiking. But I started to ...
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Moving a Piaggio Ape from Germany to Spain [closed]

I am planning to move a Piaggio Ape (pictured below) from Southern Germany (Munich Area) to Northern Spain (Galicia) for a road trip through Northern Spain & Portugal next summer. I don't want to ...
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Offline public transportation trip planning for Rome

I'm going to Rome, and I want to use just public transportation. However, Google Maps doesn't offer the transportation services in the offline mode, it just offers to save the street map. How can I ...
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Reaching Famous Beaches within Tayrona National Park?

Which is the faster way to reach famous beaches in Tayrona National Park from Baranquilla or Santa Marta? My guidebook is short on details but mentions: Arrecife, Aranilla, La Picina and Playa Cristal....
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Where can I try an autonomous driving car?

I heard that in the Netherlands there would soon be a self driving bus, and this would be the first sharing the road with other cars. There are also a couple of other places with autonomous cars, but ...
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Transferring between airports in Oslo (Norway) [closed]

What is the quickest, cheapest and safest way to transfer from Moss Airport Rygge in Norway to Oslo Gardermoen airport and how long would it take?
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Which is the best way to go from La Guardia to Manhattan

I want to know which way is the best in terms of money, comfort and speed to go from La Guardia airport to Manhattan(Time Square). Extra info: I am going with 3 other people, so we are 4 in total. ...
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How can I get to Nanaimo from Vancouver airport?

How can I get to Nanaimo from Vancouver airport? By ferry? airplane? Where can I reserve the ticket to Nanaimo? Plus, I don't have vehicle.
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Benefit cards combination for Berlin

I am going to travel to Germany in a few days (for a total of 5 days, Monday morning to Friday morning actually) and I am striving in various sites to conclude on the best combination out of: Berlin ...
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What's the name of this traffic-control structure found at some checkpoints?

At some security checkpoints around New York there is a kind of barrier whose name I'm interested in learning. I've attached two images. The barrier is a sheet of metal raised a foot or two on one ...
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Early morning on-demand taxi in Basel [closed]

During my journey, I need to go to Basel Airport in the early morning. I'm looking for popular on-demand taxi service in Basel. From: Feldbergstrasse, Basel To: Basel Airport Time of departure : 6:...
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How to reach this old hotel stuck in the middle of Narita airport runways?

木の根ペンション (Kinone pension) is a very special hotel, right in the middle of Narita Airport: It seems to have no website and no phone number, it can't be found on booking websites. It is on Google Maps ...
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Cheapest way to travel from Köln to Bristol

i am planning to visit my friends in Bristol during new year 2016. What is the cheapest way to travel at that time from Köln? What can be the expected cost?
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What is the easiest and cheapest way to transport skis and skiing equipment (helmet, glasses, winter jacket) from Slovakia to Turin, Italy?

I have heard that there is some bus company that provides luggage transfers from one country to another, is there? Or I was thinking about others, like post service or delivery companies. I am ...
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Can I take home made food in my luggage on flight? [closed]

This is domestic flight. Since I am traveling first time, I am making sure. And if Airport authority disallow me carrying food then, Will they make me discard it in bin?