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Tips for traveling

By Times staff writer

© St. Petersburg Times,
published September 13, 2001

  • Try to make reservations by phone or online before showing up at a terminal or agency counter to avoid any crowds or waits.
  • Have identification ready and arrive at least an hour early for your reservation.
  • Try to utilize stand-by status. Some customers are canceling vacation reservations, which is freeing up seats.
  • Wait a few days, if possible, before trying to travel.

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