How Much Will Correcting My Name On My Ticket Cost Me?

  • 24 Sep, 2019
  • Franki Napolitano
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Correcting my name on a flight ticket: How much is a name correction?

“If you don’t like your name that much, you should change it by deed poll. It’s much cheaper than changing your airline ticket!”

This was actually said to me when checking in at a Ryanair desk before a trip to Spain. My friend who booked the tickets did so in my name Franki, but my passport shows my full name, Francesca. Cue a ‘confused’ clerk when asking me if Franki and Francesca were two different people… Read More

70% of the time, Airport Parking is Cheaper than a One-Way Taxi!

  • 04 Aug, 2020
  • Alice Fowler

Taxi or airport parking - which is cheaper?

If you have a holiday coming up, you may be wondering whether it is better to get to the airport by taxi, public transport or by driving your own car and parking once you get there. There are of course arguments in favour of all methods. It’s natural to weigh up airport parking pros & cons against other methods available, so we’re here to help!

It’s a question that always gets asked; “Why book aiprort parking when I can just take a taxi?”, and it’s a valid one! Taxis seemingly take the stress out of having to drive yourself or having to find a parking space, but at what cost does that come?

Airport Parking Shop took it upon ourselves to investigate, as we love a research piece! We compared the cost of parking at the airport from August 5th to 12th to the one way cost of a taxi, return train journey and a coach trip.

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Crime at UK Airports – The most dangerous airports

  • 27 Sep, 2019
  • Alice Fowler

Investigation into crime rates at airports in the UK

Going on a trip, whether it’s for business or for leisure should be as straightforward as can be. Here at Airport Parking Shop however we do sometimes receive the odd story of a bad parking experience. We wanted to find out what the volume of crimes at airports were and how much of that was parking related to see how much of a problem it actually is. We also wanted to know what the most common crimes at airports are, so when you’re travelling you can be aware of this and hopefully avoid becoming a victim.

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Travelling after Brexit: Leaving without a deal

  • 11 Mar, 2020
  • Franki Napolitano

Travelling after Brexit; how will travel plans change for the UK

Brexit has been on people’s minds a lot these days, especially with all the extension and the delays, it’s hard to keep up! Currently, the UK has been given an extension till 31st january 2020. So what happens if we actually leave? Well, We’ve looked into what considerations you’ll need to make, travelling after Brexit, what happens to your passport, those all important data roaming fees and more to give you a well rounded view on how to prepare… Read More

The best dressed Christmas Airports for 2019!

  • 27 Oct, 2020
  • Luc Horncastle
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The Best dressed christmas airport 2019 (1)

Wherever your travels take you across the world, it’s that time of year where the lights are up and airports around the globe are looking that extra bit decorative for one month of the year. The aim is to help nudge passengers that little bit closer to the festive spirit, and we hope that you get to see some of these destinations first hand! However if your travels don’t take you through an airport this December, look no further than a round up of the best dressed Christmas decorations at airports around the world!

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