davidjohnson6 wrote:but if asked nicely, most FAs will usually let you change seats to the front of the aircraft before landing so you can be first off and able to run.
PatrickZ80 wrote:davidjohnson6 wrote:but if asked nicely, most FAs will usually let you change seats to the front of the aircraft before landing so you can be first off and able to run.
That doesn't work if the plane uses a remote stand with bus boarding. You can be the first off the plane and into the bus, but the bus still won't go to the terminal until it's full.
davidjohnson6 wrote:Some of us book 2 onward flights at the same time when the gap between flights is less than about 2 hours... one being if all goes well... and another one many hours later or the next day (ideally refundable / changeable or at a very cheap price) as a backup.
PatrickZ80 wrote:With all the money I've saved so far by self-transferring, I could buy that new onward flight and in the long term come out about equally expensive.
davidjohnson6 wrote:most FAs will usually let you change seats to the front of the aircraft before landing so you can be first off and able to run.
eastafspot wrote:Once i bought 2 tickets mrs-fco, one with az the other one with fr, before a long haul from fco. Thankgod i did not have to fly fr, even if i've lost €15 ...
airlinenavigato wrote:Have you all ever booked a self-transfer flight on kiwi.com? It covers missed onward flights in a limited way.
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