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    • Will there be any public transport in Manchester on Boxing Day December 26 ??

      Manchester Dec 22, 2016 at 7:43 AM

      Will there be any public transport in Manchester on Boxing Day December 26 ??

    • Eurostar to paris

      London Jan 12, 2017 at 1:52 PM

      Seat selection recommendations

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      Freddie Mercury

      London Jan 4, 2017 at 12:39 PM

      Hi there, I'm going to visit London next week and as a big fan of Freddie Mercury want to find some souvenirs with him like flags, t-shirts. Can somebody tell me where in London can I find such things to buy?
      Thanks in advance!

    • how much money do you need to be granted a visa to visit the UK for 1 or 2 weeks?

      England Dec 25, 2016 at 12:22 PM

      In order to have the visa application approved, you need to show that you have a certain amount of money, the means to look after yourself for the duration of your stay and to get back to your home country on your own. You need to show that you have a reason to return home.. The person who will visit me from morocco is a student who wants to visit the UK for 1 or 2 weeks, they can also stay with me in my house so there is no need to pay for a hotel or anything like that, even food I would provide everything. But we dont know how much money they must show is in the bank account for the visa to be accepted or denied. There seems to be no guideline about any kind of threshold. Does anyone know more about how much money is needed for the visa application to be accepted?

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      Should I do it?

      London Dec 23, 2016 at 7:05 PM

      I want to send my parents to London....(no, not permanently). Can anyone recommend a hotel which is reasonably priced? It doesnt need to be in the middle of London but not too far away either. They are in their mid 70's and I dont want them to have to walk too far. Thanks so much for your help. Happy Holidays everyone. With Love,


    • Question about a layover

      Heathrow Jan 5, 2017 at 4:00 PM

      I am from the USA and traveling internationally for the first time to Newcastle. I have a layover at Heathrow during the travel. I know in the USA you have to go through immigration and customs at the first port of entry into the country. Do I have to go through immigration and customs before I catch my flight to newcastle? I am traveling with American Airlines for the whole trip.

    • VISA Question

      London Jan 1, 2017 at 5:01 PM

      Hello, guys. Here I have some dilemma. Due to UK's Immigration procedure, citizens of Ukraine need to obtain VISA to step on Her Majesty's soil. But, there are also some rumors that once you have NATIONAL LONG-TERM VISA (in my case, I'm currently holding National Long-term student VISA of Spain) from any EU/Schengen Agreement country, you could travel to GB without another. Please, reply me as soon as you can, because I've tried several times to figure it out both in UK's Government website and Spanish. None of them replied. Thank you in advance.


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      Where to from London?

      England Jan 8, 2017 at 11:30 AM

      Deciding whether or not to take advantage of a great deal on airfare to London but don't want to stay in London. Will have about a week to explore. Will/can have a car. Looking for small towns to explore. Just looking to chill. Any suggestions?

    • Travelling time between Terminal 5 and 4

      Heathrow Dec 20, 2016 at 4:45 AM

      I'm arriving to terminal 5 on flight BA244 at 6:30, and I have to book another ticket which is departing from terminal 4. What time should I book this ticket to be sure I won't miss it? I have to go through the customs and baggage claim. I have an option on a KLM flight KL1010, which departs at 11:45, is it possible to take this flight or should I wait the next? The second option is to wait for another BA flight same departure time, but it costs 4x more than KLM's.

      Thanks a lot for your help, waiting for your answer!


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      VT - Future

      London Jan 7, 2017 at 1:24 AM

      Sad to receive an email VT will close on 27th Feb. Being member from 2002 and finding it easy to ask and reply questions, will really miss this site.

    • Airside Transit Query in Stansted

      by jeepsterboy Online Now Aug 19, 2016 at 12:16 AM

      Hi All, I hope someone can respond to this - many thanks!

      Very simply, I'm aiming to fly with Ryanair from Glasgow to Stansted, then pick up another Ryanair flight from Stansted to Cork. I'm travelling on an Irish passport, and I'll have hand luggage only.

      I have slightly overly 1.5 hours to do this, and my question is this: is it possible to stay 'in transit' and therefore disembark at Stansted, check the flight information board when I arrive for the Stansted to Cork departure gate, then make my way to that gate WITHOUT having to go thru immigration and re-circulating via security etc.?

      When I have disembarked (from other flights) via Stansted I have noticed a 'flight connections' sign, and assumed that that was in place for that very purpose, but I'm not entirely confident about this.

      Many thanks again.

      6 Answers Aug 19, 2016 at 5:48 AM
    • Do I need visa for transit in Stansted?

      by Meyron Online Now Feb 19, 2016 at 12:18 PM

      Good day.
      Can anyone please help. I'm planing to make transit in Stansted airport. The route will be Barselona->Stansted->Vilnus.
      I have a Belarus passport with shengen visa with first enter to Spain. Do I need UK visa for that?

      2 Answers Feb 20, 2016 at 12:23 AM
    • Customs for non eu travelling with eu

      by UK-Kiwi Online Now Sep 17, 2015 at 12:28 PM

      My boyfriend and I are travelling to Salzberg, he is from England but I am a New Zealander so not on an eu passport. Because I am travelling with him and we booked our tickets together, am I allowed to go through border control with him or do I have to go in the visitors line?
      Thank you :)

      10 Answers Sep 22, 2015 at 12:36 PM
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      Airside transit zone in Stansted?

      by aliceay Online Now Feb 11, 2015 at 3:47 AM

      Is it possible to take a tranzit flight in airport Stansted without British visa?

      8 Answers Feb 11, 2015 at 10:52 AM
    • What to do ti kill time in Stansted Airport?

      by Lumarques Online Now Apr 6, 2014 at 9:40 AM

      We plan to checkin at Stansted Radisson Hotel around 4 pm. Will stay a night to catch a morning flight. Anything we can do to kill some time and have an early dinner besides the airport?

      5 Answers Apr 6, 2014 at 12:50 PM
    • Things to do near Stansted Airport

      by BlackenedSkies Online Now May 30, 2010 at 4:23 AM

      I have 3 hours between flights at Stansted airport in July. Can anyone recommend any towns/villages nearby (within 30-45 mins of the airport) to wander around?

      4 Answers Jun 20, 2010 at 2:44 PM
    • Where can i go to take picture for 1 day near Stansted Airport? (Walking distance) Is it safe?

      by Freelancer1000000 Online Now Jun 6, 2009 at 4:47 AM

      Where can i go to take picture for 1 day near Stansted Airport? (Walking distance) Is it safe?

      if need to use trnasport, what is the nearest place? and how much is the fare?

      thank you.

      4 Answers Jun 7, 2009 at 6:47 AM
    • I will have a problem to bypass stansted immigration? im asian moslem & my wife arab moroccan

      by Freelancer1000000 Online Now Jun 5, 2009 at 10:26 AM

      I will have a problem to bypass stansted immigration? im asian moslem & my wife arab moroccan

      i wanna stay only 2 days in london while waiting for ryan air to morocco

      me, my wife and 1 year old kid is with me

      i can show my credit card and ryan air online booking,(to show we got money) but im affraid they will not accept us because:

      1. i grow beard (but i cut it until little, and will wear a cap when entering)

      2. in the passport stated that ive been to pakistan,saudi arabia

      3. my wife is moroccan (but will change the attire until not look like moslem)

      pls advise me

      13 Answers Jun 6, 2009 at 2:05 AM
    • Need Guidance Using standstedexpress from = Stansted Airport To Luton Airport

      by Freelancer1000000 Online Now Jun 2, 2009 at 12:03 PM

      hi there..

      (my journey is from Standsted Airport to Luton Airport)

      i got 2 big bags, and i heard we can use standstedexpress, because we cannot bring 2 big bags inside the buses.

      my question is,

      what destination should i choose from standstedexpress (underneath stansted airport) if i wanna go to Luton Airport? which one should i choose? London Liverpool Street or Totenham Hale?

      please advise..

      3 Answers Jun 3, 2009 at 10:29 AM
    • How much is the cost using taxi from Stansted to Luton Airport?

      by Freelancer1000000 Online Now Jun 2, 2009 at 9:08 AM

      How much is the cost using taxi from Stansted Airport to Luton Airport?

      If i got 2 big bags, can i use the bus?

      3 Answers Jan 15, 2016 at 9:54 AM
    • Hi all, Cheap Way To Go To Luton Airport?

      by Freelancer1000000 Online Now Apr 18, 2009 at 10:27 PM

      Hi all,

      there will be 2 adult and 1 infant.

      from stansted airport, i wanna go to Luton Airport.

      1. what is the cheapest way to go to Luton Airport?

      2. name of the cheap hostel or hotel near Luton Airport?


      2 Answers Apr 18, 2009 at 11:53 PM
    • Inexpensive hotels near Stansted airport

      by pdbphoto Online Now Feb 2, 2009 at 5:42 PM


      I have to stay overnight near Stansted airport to catch an early morning flight. Can anybody recommend an inexpensive hotel near the airport?


      5 Answers Feb 19, 2009 at 5:08 AM
    • Transfer from and to Stansted airport

      by PatSteffen Online Now Jun 2, 2008 at 7:23 AM

      Hi all,
      I´m looking for a way to get 8-10 people from Stansted airport to Corby.
      Thinking about a mini bus or something....
      Any good and reasonable you have in mind ?

      Thanks a lot ;o)

      2 Answers Jun 13, 2008 at 5:30 AM
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      What to do?

      by hawkhead Online Now Sep 19, 2006 at 9:51 AM

      Does anyone have any constructive suggestions about what to do in a seven hour wait between planes at Stansted Airport? Is there anywhere close by that is easy to get to? Just don't fancy hanging around the airport for that length of time!!

      3 Answers Sep 19, 2006 at 11:22 AM
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      Internal flights

      by seagull69 Online Now Mar 4, 2006 at 4:32 PM

      Can anyone tell me if I can get a flight from Stansted to Cardiff.

      4 Answers Mar 6, 2006 at 11:11 AM
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      Days Inn Hotel London Stansted

      by christine.j Online Now Feb 27, 2005 at 6:53 AM

      I'm looking for a hotel or a B&B close to Stansted airport and came across the Days Inn Hotel.Does anyone know anything about it? I checked the Stansted forum here first, of course, but it wasn't mentioned when someone had asked about accomodation near the airport. Is it brand new? I think it used to be called Welcome Lodge. It seems to be quite close to the airport and with 60 GBP for a triple very reasonable.Is there any catch?
      I'd be thankful for any information.

      4 Answers Mar 16, 2005 at 12:45 AM
    • Accommodation in Stansted

      by Flanz Online Now Jan 8, 2004 at 12:29 PM

      Hi I will be traveling to Salzburg later this month with my family and we will be flying via Stansted airport where we will be staying over night. I am looking for a B&B within easy reach of the airport. I would appreciate any help. Kind regards Flanz.

      6 Answers Oct 19, 2004 at 1:24 AM