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Can I Leave The Airport During A Layover?

| December 12, 2015 | 463 Comments
Can I Leave The Airport During A Layover?

A lot of people want to know: how do you know when you can leave the airport on a layover? Long layovers offer a kind of two-for-one deal. If you leave the airport, they offer the chance to explore an extra country along the way, possibly one you’d never thought to visit. But without knowing up […]

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Layovers: What You Need to Know

| November 3, 2015 | 1 Comment
Layovers: What You Need to Know

Once you’ve made plans to have your plants watered, have your pets fed and alerted the neighbors that you’ll be away, made the mad dash to the airport, spent an hour or so in the security line, you should be able to just relax once you get on your flight. But what if your flight […]

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Best Layover Luggage

| September 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Layover Luggage

The right type of luggage is important for a layover. Finding a size-appropriate bag that will best suit your destination, length of layover, and contain the features that would best suit you is essential to helping you enjoy and make the most out of your layover. For our full Layover Packing List, click here. Size […]

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What To Pack For A Layover

| June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment
What To Pack For A Layover

Packing for a layover is like packing for a regular trip, but often much lighter and leaner and ideally something you can achieve with carry-on luggage alone. Layover Guide breaks down the Ultimate Layover Packing List for ideas on what to bring for your layover adventures. Your bag would, of course, reflect your destination and […]

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Layovers: How Much Time Do You Need To Leave The Airport?

| January 30, 2015 | 36 Comments
Layovers: How Much Time Do You Need To Leave The Airport?

There are many factors to take into account when deciding whether you have enough time to leave the airport during a layover and venture out into the surrounding area. Before you leave, check with your airline to see if your ticket permits you to leave the transit area. Some tickets may not permit you to […]

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Top Five Tips To Make The Most Out Of Your Layovers

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Top Five Tips To Make The Most Out Of Your Layovers

1)      Figure out if you have enough time to leave the airport.  On layovers, you need to take into consideration the distance to the points of interest you most want to see. Some airports (such as Amsterdam) are only 10 minutes to the city center from the airport by public transportation, while others sites (such as […]

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Luggage Storage On A Layover At New York’s JFK Airport

| March 3, 2009 | 3 Comments
Luggage Storage On A Layover At New York’s JFK Airport

If you’re looking to ditch your bags on a long layover, there are a couple of options on luggage storage. There’s a storage facility on the first floor of Terminal 1 Arrivals. It is open from 7am to 11pm and costs $4 – $16 a day, depending on the size of the luggage. You can […]

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Leaving Luggage At London’s Heathrow Or Gatwick Airport

| January 14, 2009 | 2 Comments
Leaving Luggage At London’s Heathrow Or Gatwick Airport

For those looking to ditch their extra luggage to venture out for a London layover, here is a quick guide to the Left Luggage facilities in both Heathrow and Gatwick airports: Heathrow Left Luggage is available in each terminal: Terminal 1 Mezzanine Floor, 6am-11pm Terminal 2 departures near Lufthansa, 6am-11pm Terminal 3 arrivals area, 5:30am-11:30pm […]

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