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Are there computers on board the O ships that you can used to check in for your homeward flight, and is there any charge for printing your boarding passes?

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Are there computers on board the O ships that you can used to check in for your homeward flight, and is there any charge for printing your boarding passes?

 

 

 

When I was on Riviera last year there were computers that could be used to print your boarding passes and there was no charge

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it used to be 25 cents per printed sheet it is added to your onboard account automatically

I do not bother printing them off anymore since I usually go to the counter to check my bag anyway

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it used to be 25 cents per printed sheet it is added to your onboard account automatically

I do not bother printing them off anymore since I usually go to the counter to check my bag anyway

 

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With cruise luggage in tow, printing the Boarding Pass on the ship does not save ANY time or effort later. Let the lovely Airlines Agent do it. . :hearteyes:

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With cruise luggage in tow, printing the Boarding Pass on the ship does not save ANY time or effort later. Let the lovely Airlines Agent do it. . :hearteyes:

I am resisting change as long as I can :)

 

I bypass the kiosks at the airport that print baggage tags as well

 

My personal protest against self serve machines :halo:

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Are there computers on board the O ships that you can used to check in for your homeward flight, and is there any charge for printing your boarding passes?

 

If this is an international flight you have to see an agent with your passport - don’t waste your time printing a boarding pass.

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Unless of course you are using one of the budget European airlines who will charge you a small fortune to print your boarding card!

 

 

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Budget Airlines of any nationality = silly fees. The choice to use them are your own.

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Budget Airlines of any nationality = silly fees. The choice to use them are your own.

I am sure you didn’t mean that to sound so aggressive! I was just pointing out something that people from the US might not be aware of, judging by the previous comments. And printing out your boarding pass yourself is the way to avoid silly fees.

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Unless of course you are using one of the budget European airlines who will charge you a small fortune to print your boarding card!

 

 

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what do they charge for boarding passes ?

 

Seems silly but I guess it is a way for them to get more $ or GBP from people

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what do they charge for boarding passes ?

 

Seems silly but I guess it is a way for them to get more $ or GBP from people

Ryanair recently announced it will be £55!

 

If you are in Europe, the budget airlines are often your only choice for getting from A to B.

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ryanair recently announced it will be £55!

 

If you are in europe, the budget airlines are often your only choice for getting from a to b.

yikes

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Ryanair recently announced it will be £55!

 

If you are in Europe, the budget airlines are often your only choice for getting from A to B.

 

That can't be right?

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If one is on an O ship and has access to either of the Lounges, the attendant there will typically do it for you for free.

 

On a R ship, I believe there is a small charge.

 

Have never needed to fly a “discount “ carrier in Europe, so never had the need to preprint the pass. Friends that live part time outside of Salzburg use them regularly. He’s never really sure he’s ever saved money using them after all the fees and hassle.

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If one is on an O ship and has access to either of the Lounges, the attendant there will typically do it for you for free.

 

On a R ship, I believe there is a small charge.

 

Have never needed to fly a “discount “ carrier in Europe, so never had the need to preprint the pass. Friends that live part time outside of Salzburg use them regularly. He’s never really sure he’s ever saved money using them after all the fees and hassle.

 

Yes, if you have a choice of carrier it is best to do the sums before making a booking. Though as I said, often there is no choice.

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If you have access to the Concierge Lounge, the Concierge can do it.

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If you have access to the Concierge Lounge, the Concierge can do it.

 

Only once in 6 Oceania cruises have I been able to get a boarding pass printed for me by staff. I have been refused multiple times by front desk, computer room and Concierge lounge staff who tell me to do it myself and print cost of 25 cents per page must be charged to my stateroom account. I usually just wait to get my boarding when I check my bag at the airport.

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Only once in 6 Oceania cruises have I been able to get a boarding pass printed for me by staff. I have been refused multiple times by front desk, computer room and Concierge lounge staff who tell me to do it myself and print cost of 25 cents per page must be charged to my stateroom account. I usually just wait to get my boarding when I check my bag at the airport.

 

No offense intended, but frankly I'm glad that you were refused.

 

Enabling Oceania Staff to sign onto an Airlines Website in order to print those passes would involve giving out Passwords which they have no business having and which you ought not to be so free about giving out .

:evilsmile::mad:

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No offense intended, but frankly I'm glad that you were refused.

 

Enabling Oceania Staff to sign onto an Airlines Website in order to print those passes would involve giving out Passwords which they have no business having and which you ought not to be so free about giving out .

:evilsmile::mad:

 

I would NEVER share log in credentials and from my experience it is never necessary to log in to an airline's website to get a boarding pass. I just go to "check in" option and enter locator code for my flight. Sharing locator code is not a problem in my opinion.

 

Of course if I am checking in myself I do have the option of logging in and accessing a "my flights" or similar section of the website in order to check in, but I have never found logging in to be a necessary step to check in and get a boarding pass for a flight.

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I would NEVER share log in credentials and from my experience it is never necessary to log in to an airline's website to get a boarding pass. I just go to "check in" option and enter locator code for my flight. Sharing locator code is not a problem in my opinion.

 

 

Same. No login required.

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Greetings from South Beach, Everyone. So far, no matter where we are, getting our return airline tickets have never been an issue. All that is needed is the locator code, flight info and a computer/printer. I don't recall any fees, either. At least on our chosen airlines, we need to do this within 24 hours of departure.

Mary

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For the record, we are on Riviera right now (May 17th) and there is a clear sign announcing the 25 cents per page charge for printing. I assume that holds to boarding passes as well,

 

 

But I agree that while I've always liked to print them out at home (or wherever), they toss ours and give us new ones, so why bother? When we were preparing to leave from Newark Airport to Brussels, then on to Nice, on United -- I wasn't able to check in with UAL, let alone print a boarding pass. And I didn't need them at all,

 

 

Mura

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But I agree that while I've always liked to print them out at home (or wherever), they toss ours and give us new ones, so why bother?

Mura

Same here

 

I paid to print them off & then the airline tossed them & gave us cards

 

so I just check in online & get the boarding cards at the airport

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I would NEVER share log in credentials and from my experience it is never necessary to log in to an airline's website to get a boarding pass. I just go to "check in" option and enter locator code for my flight. Sharing locator code is not a problem in my opinion.

 

Of course if I am checking in myself I do have the option of logging in and accessing a "my flights" or similar section of the website in order to check in, but I have never found logging in to be a necessary step to check in and get a boarding pass for a flight.

 

Yes, you are correct. Of all the airline boarding passes I've had printed by any hotel or airline staff, I never had to give my login credentials to the staff. When I check in my self on a public hotel or airline computer, I also avoid logging, as there are computer viruses that record all the keystrokes, so better safe than sorry.

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I have what may be a very basic question. My husband, grandson and I will be flying to Seattle in June. Can all boarding passes be on my phone or would each of us have to bring along their phones?

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I have what may be a very basic question. My husband, grandson and I will be flying to Seattle in June. Can all boarding passes be on my phone or would each of us have to bring along their phones?

 

I do not know of any airlines which permit multiple boarding passes on the same phone. If it is a reservation with 3 people on it, it is probable that boarding passes are not even available by phone; thus each person would have to have a printed one.

 

Welcome others to correct me if I am wrong.

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I do not know of any airlines which permit multiple boarding passes on the same phone. If it is a reservation with 3 people on it, it is probable that boarding passes are not even available by phone; thus each person would have to have a printed one.

 

Welcome others to correct me if I am wrong.

 

As long as everyone is on the same booking number, you can get all the boarding passes on a single phone. If on separate bookings, separate phones.

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I did some further checking and it seems like multiple boarding passes on same phone are possible on most airlines with the exception of Southwest.

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I do not know of any airlines which permit multiple boarding passes on the same phone. If it is a reservation with 3 people on it, it is probable that boarding passes are not even available by phone; thus each person would have to have a printed one.

 

 

 

Welcome others to correct me if I am wrong.

 

 

 

If all are on a single reservation, one phone is all that is needed for multiple boarding passes. However, while most major airports have scanners, some out-of-the-way places abroad may still use only paper.

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To all the nay sayers about printing boarding cards.

1) The APP may not work on a multi airline itinerary

2) You do not need to have your passport scanned. The data is contained now in the reservation.

3) If you do carry on no need to check in bags. In fact the advantage is you can go through early before the airline counter opens for your flight and relax in the lounge. This is perfect those 1am flights when you finish a tour at 5pm and do not want to in the terminal. Have done this many places -- Brazil, Israel, Dubai, Bahrain and other garden spots..

 

 

Back to the OP pay the 25 cents - worth it.

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2) You do not need to have your passport scanned. The data is contained now in the reservation.

Hi Paul,

Just want to expand on this point with our experiance a couple of weeks ago flying United SFO-CDG.

 

United had my wife's and my passport data on file but, when checking in online had a error message they could not check in my wife (no problem with me).

 

Come to find out my wife had to renew her passport about a year ago and what they had on file was expired. The United app had a feature that you could upload a photo image of it using the cell phone which I guess electronicly could take all the new info from passport. Once I did that I was able to check her in.

 

But, we still had to show our passports when checking our bags. Reason given is they needed to phyicaly check the passports were signed by us. Said specifically Germany has hit them hard with fines with passports not signed (and of course my wife's new passport was not signed...lol).

 

Again, just our experience a couple of weeks ago.

 

Cheers,

John

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I do not know of any airlines which permit multiple boarding passes on the same phone. If it is a reservation with 3 people on it, it is probable that boarding passes are not even available by phone; thus each person would have to have a printed one.

 

Welcome others to correct me if I am wrong.

 

In my experience, they prefer one per phone. Also - desk agents have warned me, while printing paper passes, of the dangers of your battery running down mid trip.

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2) You do not need to have your passport scanned. The data is contained now in the reservation.

 

You still need to show a picture ID.

I wonder how many agents - especially those abroad -would accept your DL for an ID.

Passport works a lot better for international flights, IME.

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