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Scotland on Sunday’s Letters from the Readers: Abolition of travel pass is another Calmac failure

Calmac blamed the introduction of the new ticketing system and the fact that Road Equivalent Fare (RET) is implemented on the route for removing the passes. However, through countless meetings…

Comment: Successful €9 pass in Germany – should buses and trains be free?

This highlights a general problem with subsidies. Unlike price signals from markets, they generally distort rather than correct a sector of the economy. Making public transport free or cheap, for…

Rapid KL’s My50 Travel Pass is now buy 1 free 1 (only for one week!)

Subscribe to our Telegram channel for the latest stories and updates. Rapid KL is now offering a very special promotion on its unlimited travel pass, the My50! From now until…

More European countries with free or cheap public transport

If you didn’t already know, this summer Germans lived a dream of affordable public transport. Over the past three months, it has cost just €9 (£7.80, $9) a month in…

Istanbul launches a special pass for tourists

The Istanbulkart, the most populous city of Türkiye’s public transport pass, now offers special designs and options for tourists. From Thursday, visitors to the city can purchase an Istanbul City…

Woman gives birth at launch, baby gets free lifetime pass

Published: Aug 19, 2022 3:26:50 p.m. | Updated: August 19, 2022 10:47:36 PM A woman has given birth and delivered a baby boy on a speedboat trip from Dhaka to…

A master travel pass for €9 per month? It’s not hard to see why he was a hit this summer – The Irish Times

Bärbel Hell, who is not used to traveling by train, was delighted to find that the heavy blue and white regional train she had boarded in the early afternoon was…

How I traveled with the €9 German Pass

With fuel and flight prices high, summer travel is proving to be much more expensive than any of us would have liked. Perhaps that’s why Germany’s announcement that it will…

Your world, connected: Mastercard Travel Pass by DragonPass offers digital solutions for a seamless airport experience

SINGAPORE, July 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mastercard has partnered with DragonPass International (DragonPass), the world’s leading provider of digital airport ecosystem platforms to deliver seamless airport experiences through Mastercard Travel…

Mastercard Travel Pass by DragonPass offers digital solutions for a seamless airport experience

SINGAPORE, July 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mastercard has partnered with DragonPass International (DragonPass), the world’s leading provider of digital airport ecosystem platforms to deliver seamless airport experiences through Mastercard Travel…

The Interrail pass is 50 years old | Travel DW | DW

Trees and fields as far as the eye can see, an occasional house and a village in between – train journeys can be so serene. Sophia Klimpel is certainly enjoying…

Way to go: Why Germany’s €9 travel pass is a big step in the right direction | Melissa Bruntlett and Chris Bruntlett

Aalmost two years of declining public transport use and increased car traffic due to Covid Globally, what can governments do to deter people from driving? In Germany, the response to…

Sonesta Travel Pass double points until December 31, 2022 (book by September 30)

Sonesta has launched a new bonus opportunity for stays through December 31, 2022. Travel Pass members earn double points if they book with a promo code TP2XWD before September 30.…

Why the Philippines Travel Pass Is Hindering the Plans of Filipinos Returning Home

Dubai: Despite not being able to get an appointment online, UAE-based Filipino expats Mark and Phillip (names changed upon request) braved the summer heat and made their way to the…

Trinidad and Tobago removes travel pass and testing requirement

Following the shutdown of the TT Travel Pass system on June 1, 2022, the Minister of Health of Trinidad and Tobago announced that effective July 1, travelers will no longer…

Can I get a pass for Parklife Festival 2022?

One of the biggest weekends in Manchester’s music calendar is just around the corner, and music fans from all over the UK will be descending on the city. Parklife Festival…

Are you going to Germany? Take the 9 euro travel pass

A new travel pass in Germany will help you use public transport and cut costs when exploring the country Good news for all travelers to Germany this summer: a €9…

Interoperability: connecting health and travel map applications

Recovery and the sustainable future of travel Technology and app interoperability to provide secure, trusted and authentic health, legal and travel information about the traveler and their destination is an…

Trinidad and Tobago lifts ski lift pass system

The government of Trinidad and Tobago announced on Wednesday that it would be lifting, starting June 1, the coronavirus (COVID-19) travel pass system for people entering the country. Health Minister…

Malaysia Airlines launches ASEAN travel pass

(May 25, 2022, 10:26 +07) Malaysia Airlines has launched MHflypass ASEAN, a flat-rate travel pass that allows multiple trips, year-round across ASEAN. The MHflypass ASEAN is part of the MHflypass…

Germany’s €9 travel pass is coming this summer

(CNN) — A whole month of unlimited transport for just $9.50 – that’s a lot anytime, but in a time of rising fuel prices, skyrocketing car rental rates and a…

Delhi government offers free pass for construction workers – The New Indian Express

By Express press service NEW DELHI: The government of Kejriwal on Wednesday launched the ‘free bus pass’ initiative as a Labor Day gift to all construction workers in the nation’s…

Delhi government launches free pass for construction workers

The Delhi government on Wednesday launched the “Free Bus Travel Pass” initiative as a Labor Day gift for all construction workers in the nation’s capital. The proposed program will help…

Commuters will soon be able to purchase My50 Travel Pass using the BonusLink Blink app

Rapid operator KL Prasarana is collaborating with BonusLink to introduce cashless payments for its services. With this agreement, commuters will be able to purchase the My50 Unlimited Travel Pass through…

Northern Ireland tourism chiefs warn Britain’s Irish border pass system will cost visitors £160m in spending

Northern Ireland tourism industry figures have warned that £160million in visitor spending and half a million tourists could be hit by plans for a US-style visa waiver document for trips…

IATA Travel Pass Privacy and Security Analysis Explained

On April 13, the Citizen Lab published an analysis of the IATA Travel Pass. In this article, we discuss the significance of the report’s findings. What are the main technical…

IATA to stop developing Travel Pass platform as COVID restrictions are lifted

Dubai: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will stop developing its Travel Pass digital health platform as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted around the world. “We continue to support current customers…

Mum’s fight after her autistic son had his free pass taken away despite his disability

Oliver Harta’s parents, Nik and Sheryl, have provided evidence of his learning disabilities and evidence of a specialist bus he uses to continue his authority-run work experience Oliver Harta with…

Irish border pass scheme won’t hurt NI tourism, promises Donaldson

A UK Government plan to provide electronic passes for some travelers crossing the Irish border will not hurt the tourism sector in Northern Ireland, the DUP leader has said. Jeffrey…

Irish border travel pass scheme won’t hurt NI tourism, promises Donaldson

A UK Government plan to provide electronic passes for some travelers crossing the Irish border will not harm the tourism sector in Northern Ireland, the DUP leader has said. Jeffrey…

Cebu Pacific relaunches P99 travel pass

MANILA — Cebu Pacific said Monday it will bring back its CEB Super Pass to meet growing demand as traveler confidence strengthens. The CEB Super Pass feature allows travelers to…

Inside SAS’s New Corporate Compensation Program

A strong believer in achieving positive change through sustainability, SAS set itself a variety of ambitious short and long-term goals, one of which was to ensure that all of its…

Changes to Singapore Vaccinated Travel Pass (VTP) Requirements

Singapore has implemented a vaccine circulation route with a limited number of countries since 2021, and there have been several extensions and modifications to the program since its inception. Singapore…

Pegasus offers IATA travel pass – Runway Girl

After signing an agreement with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to be the first airline in Turkey to trial the IATA Travel Pass, Pegasus Airlines has now successfully completed…

Pegasus now offers the IATA Travel Pass

Özgür Töre February 22, 2022 After signing an agreement with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to be the first airline in Turkey to trial the IATA Travel Pass, Pegasus…

TT Travel Pass users are notified of system upgrades

Update at 10 p.m. on February 4: The National ICT Company of Trinidad and Tobago (iGovTT) has released the following update regarding the TT Travel Pass: The TT Travel Pass…

IIT Kharagpur publishes travel pass for GATE aspirants at gate.iitkgp.ac.in, here is the direct link to download the pass

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT) has released a “Travel Pass” for candidates taking the GATE 2022 exam, which is scheduled to start on February 5, 2022. Since some…

How to Get Universal Travel Pass if You’re Fully Vaccinated: Follow These Simple Steps

The Maharashtra government has launched the Universal Travel Pass 2022 online registration form in view of the Covid Third Web pandemic. Apart from Maharashtra, several other states have also introduced…

IIT Kharagpur releases travel pass for aspirants, here is the direct link

The Indian Institute of Technology released the GATE 2022 travel pass for applicants on January 29. It can be used by candidates to join the exam center without any hindrance.…

How to Use Al Hosn Travel Pass in EU Countries

Dubai: If you thought you only needed the Al Hosn app to access places and facilities in the United Arab Emirates, think again. The Al Hosn App Travel Pass can…

Pain in the T&T Travel Pass | Local company

How many of you took the risk this holiday season and traveled out of the country? If you had, you would have had the same shared experience that everyone who…

Tunnel tolls, passes and transport taxes are set to increase for residents of the Liverpool City area

Mersey Tunnel tolls, a transport levy and the cost of applying for discounted travel for an elderly person in the Liverpool City area are all set to rise. The City…

How does the IATA Travel Pass work?

As the aviation industry restarts after more than a year of slowing passenger numbers, the IATA Travel Pass becomes a crucial initiative in this next chapter. Airlines around the world…

Wee: A travel pass can help revive the economy

KUALA LUMPUR: The introduction of the My50 unlimited travel pass for the use of Prasarana Malaysia Berhad rail and bus services in the Klang Valley can encourage Malaysians to use…

Dr Wee: My50 Unlimited Travel Pass Starts January 1

PETALING JAYA: The unlimited travel pass priced at RM50 per month for the use of Prasarana Malaysia Berhad rail and bus services in the Klang Valley will start on January…

Rapid KL Unlimited Travel Pass My30 will be replaced by My50 from January 1, 2022

Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has officially launched the new Rapid KL My50 unlimited travel pass. The new pass which costs RM50/month will replace the current My30…

World News | Amid Omicron Variants Concerns, Thailand Suspends Non-Quarantine Travel Pass

Bangkok [Thailand], Dec. 22 (ANI): Thailand suspended the non-quarantine travel pass on Wednesday over concerns over the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. From December 22 at midnight, no new quarantine exemption…

Thailand suspends quarantine-free travel pass

Effective December 22, 2021, Thailand suspended its quarantine exemption program, Thailand Pass, for inbound international travelers following the spread of the Omicron variant. According to CNN, the suspension of the…

Thailand’s quarantine-free travel pass suspended over concerns over Omicron variant

By Lilit Marcus, CNN Amid the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus, Thailand has announced some changes to its quarantine-free inbound travel status for some visitors. Thailand reported its first…

The EU sets the validity of vaccinations for the transport ticket at 9 months

People show their EU Digital Covid certificate (Green Pass) in order to use the lifts as ski resorts reopen for winter despite fears of a rise in coronavirus infections, in…

Flair Airlines’ Go Travel pass lets you take unlimited flights across Canada for $500

If you’ve always dreamed of exploring Canada, but can’t stretch your budget enough to cover all the flights, this might be just what you need. A new service has just…

UAE flights: Emirates passengers to EU can now use IATA Travel Pass

Citizens and residents of the United Arab Emirates will also be able to download their negative PCR test results and vaccination certificates taken anywhere in the country without the need…

Bengalureans want universal pass to be covid safe

By Nandini S. BBMP chief says city follows strict practice of only allowing double-vaccinated people into malls and movie theaters Is there any plan to introduce a “universal travel pass”…

Applications for bus travel passes for Highlanders under 22 will open ‘early January 2022’, says Highland Council

The chair of Highland Council’s economy, infrastructure and education committees is urging young people and families to prepare for the free bus scheme for under-22s next year. The scheme, funded…

Amid Omicron scare, European travel pass under threat as Italy and Greece add hurdles for vaccinees

Europe’s system for hassle-free travel for people vaccinated against Covid-19 is in danger of collapsing after Italy and Greece imposed their own rules. The unilateral restrictions, which require PCR tests…

EU travel passport in jeopardy as Italy and Greece add hurdles for those vaccinated

(Bloomberg) – Europe’s system for hassle-free travel for people vaccinated against Covid-19 is in danger of collapsing after Italy and Greece imposed their own rules. The unilateral restrictions, which require…

A Covid pass will be given to 12-15 year olds to facilitate international travel | Travel News | Travel

An NHS Covid pass will also be made available to fully vaccinated 12-15 year olds. It comes after parents complained of holiday disruptions in countries including Spain, Germany and Malta…

More ways for New Zealand citizens to get a COVID-19 pass now

The New Zealand Ministry of Health has given citizens more options to obtain their COVID-19 passes. In a press release, the government noted the “unprecedented” request for assistance in generating…

EU COVID travel pass to expire nine months after last vaccine dose, Brussels says

Brussels said the EU’s COVID pass – used for cross-border travel – will expire nine months after the last dose of the vaccine. A reminder will be necessary to extend…

Launched Keluarga Malaysia Travel Pass – RM15 per day for 4 people, unlimited train rides, weekends and PH

Yesterday, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob launched the Keluarga Malaysia Pass. This is a travel pass from Prasarana offering a group of four unlimited trips on the Rapid…

Vaccinated travel passport application website down after experiencing high volume – Mothership.SG

Applications for the Vaccinated Travel Pass (VTP) for non-Singaporeans who wish to travel from Malaysia to Singapore via the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) began at 10 a.m. on November 22,…

Singapore website for travel map apps crashes after opening for Malaysian travelers

SINGAPORE: The SafeTravel website, where foreign travelers wishing to enter Singapore can apply for a vaccinated pass, crashed for several hours on Monday November 22, the first day applications were…

Those over 65 can exchange their driving license for a free ticket in Baden-Württemberg

Would you exchange your driving license for a free ticket? The German Land of Baden-Württemberg hopes to encourage more seniors to use public transport – and therefore contribute to increasing…

International Air Transport Association: IATA Launches Digital Pass for Global Connectivity

International Air Transport Association In order to address global travel issues amid COVID-19, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has introduced the IATA Travel Pass. It is a digital solution…

Reminder shots will be added to the NHS Covid travel pass, says Prime Minister

Booster shots will be added to the NHS Covid pass and a top-up dose could form part of the definition of a fully immunized person, Boris Johnson has said. The…

IATA Travel Pass: everything you need to know

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched the IATA Travel Pass, a digital solution for travelers to present their vaccination, recovery and test results to authorities throughout their journey.…

Italian town lets transgender people choose name on travel card

Travel motivated by the story of a 15-year-old commuter. Ravenna became the first city in Italy to allow transgender people to select the name they chose to appear on their…

Thailand is open – for those who conquer their digital travel pass

After sealing its borders to most visitors in March 2020, Thailand has reopened its doors to people from 63 countries tested negative for Covid-19 and fully vaccinated. “Thais are so…

Emirates to test special Covid-19 pass – News

Dubai – The app allows passengers to create a “digital passport” to verify pre-trip tests or vaccination encounters. Emirates has partnered with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to become…

A new Covid-19 travel pass will be tested in South Africa – what you need to know

Private South African airline Airlink will become the first carrier in South Africa to trial the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Travel Pass. The Travel Pass is a digital smartphone…

Austria has launched a €3 day pass covering every trip

Do you have one of those awkward multi-part rides that require you to run to the bus, hop on a train from town to town, then dive back on another…

Thai AirAsia will launch a new Travel Pass

Thai AirAsia has launched a travel pass that offers travelers unlimited flights on all domestic routes in Thailand for a fixed price. Priced at 3,569 Baht, excluding VAT, the #FlyRuaRuaPass…

Synlab network added to IATA Travel Pass

IATA will integrate Synlab’s extensive laboratory network into the IATA Travel Pass. Synlab, one of the leading providers of medical diagnostic services in Europe, has a network of over 450…

Negros Oriental elevators travel pass requirement

Gilbert Bayoran – The Filipino Star October 26, 2021 | 00h00 BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Travelers are no longer required to register with S-PaSS or the Safe, Fast and Smart…

Emirates expands IATA Travel Pass trial to more cities

Emirates has extended its trial of the IATA Travel Pass solution to customers traveling to 10 cities, and plans to expand it to all routes on its network in the…

Air Astana testing IATA travel pass on Nur-Sultan

Air Astana will begin a trial of the IATA Travel Pass mobile app on flights between Nur-Sultan and Istanbul from September 2 to 16, 2021. The IATA Travel Pass mobile…

Saudi Arabian Airlines to begin IATA Travel Pass trial on KUL

Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has confirmed that its IATA Travel Pass trial will begin on the Kuala Lumpur – Jeddah route on April 19, 2021. The IATA Travel Pass is…

IATA Travel Pass – Exclusive video interview with Vinoop Goel

Singapore Airlines was the first to start a trial of the IATA Travel Pass at the end of 2020. Since then, Air New Zealand, Copa, Emirates, Etihad Airways, IAG, Malaysia…

Royal Jordanian to implement IATA Travel Pass

AMMAN – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced Royal Jordanian’s (RJ) intention to implement the IATA Travel Pass “gradually”. In a statement on Wednesday, IATA chief executive Willie…

Six more airlines expand use of IATA Travel Pass

After eleven months of extensive testing by 76 airlines around the world, Etihad Airways, Jazeera Airways, Jetstar, Qantas, Qatar Airways and Royal Jordanian are currently implementing the IATA Travel Pass…