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Changing destination of already purchased Shinkansen ticket

In the end, we ended up printing out the tickets we had already bought and taking my friend's ticket to the Shinkansen ticket counter at Shin-Osaka to change it. The process was slightly involved: ...
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Place to purchase America the Beautiful Pass in Page (AZ) open on weekdays, or in Las Vegas on Sunday?

I drove to Page without getting the pass on the way, in the hope of getting it from the Carl Hayden Visitor Center (just outside of Page) on Monday. When I got there, they told me to drive to the ...
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Can I buy two tickets for different passports, register for them, go to the transit zone, cancel one and fly to the other

Can I theoretically buy two tickets while abroad, register for both of these flights at the airport. Yes, provided that by "registering" you mean "check in and get a boarding pass"...
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Can tickets for buses in Perú be purchased online?

I am bit later in answering but you can also try a platform called CheckMyBus (one can change the domain to a specific country/currency/language) and there you can compare the prices of almost all the ...
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Place to purchase America the Beautiful Pass in Page (AZ) open on weekdays, or in Las Vegas on Sunday?

That list of places is only government places. My last two passes came from REI and the website still lists it for sale. There are two stores in Las Vegas, but none between here and Page so you ...
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Should I reserve a ticket for the train from Milano Malpensa airport to the city?

No Need to Book: Go Contactless Since the advent of contactless ticketing, there is no need to reserve a ticket for the Malpensa Express trains any more. The contactless ticketing system is called Pay ...
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ÖBB train no reservation seats

Apparently, the reservation period for EC330, at least at the moment, only starts 30 days before the scheduled departure day, although Czech railways (České dráhy, CD) usually allow reservation up to ...
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Can a non-US citizen board an outbound plane (leave the US) without a passport back to home country?

TSA will not allow you to pass through security to the airport's departure gates unless you hold (either printed or on your phone) a valid boarding pass and a valid form of identification. ID here is ...
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I can't rebook ticket for a different passenger

And now I am out $800 yes Is there anyway around this? You can sue your "friend", if the court accepts your claim that they owe you - they'd have to repay. It seems a total waste of an ...
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What happens if my MTR ride goes over my Octopus balance + 35 HKD when I try using my Octopus card while exiting the MTR station?

For the tl;dr answer, @B.Liu's comment is correct, if you manage to surpass the maximum negative value on an Octopus card in Hong Kong, you will be required to go to the customer service window to top ...
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How can I purchase a "Standing / Non-reserved Seat" Korail train ticket online?

Simply put, you can't. Online booking is always for reserving seats, it doesn't make sense to book a non-reserved seat. To get the non-reserved seat, you have to buy the ticket yourself at the station ...
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What happens if my MTR ride goes over my Octopus balance + 35 HKD when I try using my Octopus card while exiting the MTR station?

I have not seen this case online before, but I'm pretty sure this will happen: They will ask you to go the center to top up the card first if your trip is that expensive. Note that if you realise ...
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Do long distance through train ticket between arbitrary pairs of cities covering several countries exist?

In the past ticket prices in Europe were purely distance based. So all a ticket clerk in Oslo had to do to issue a ticket to Paris is look up how many km. that involved in Norway, how many in Sweden, ...

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