News in brief:
Get your eTA before travelling to Canada – and BA issues for permanent residents
Since 10th November most passengers travelling to Canada need an eTA to enter the country, even if they are just transiting. You can check on this website whether you need an eTA.
This new requirement has caused issues with the BA online check in system.
As BA currently doesn’t have the option for Canadian residents to enter their permanent residency details when booking a flight, passengers who have a permanent resident permit and therefore do not need an eTA will receive a ‘eTA needed’ response when checking in online.
For now the only way of dealing with this is to check in at the airport in person …..
£100 Heathrow shopping voucher
On Monday we ran a one day competition in association with Heathrow Airport Parking.
Official Heathrow Parking is the dedicated airport parking service run directly by Heathrow Airport letting you park as near as 45 metres from the terminals.
To promote their services, one lucky reader could win £100 of Heathrow shopping vouchers, valid at any participating shop, restaurant or bar at Heathrow Airport.
And the winner is ….
Graham Peel. Congratulations and have fun spending the £100 Heathrow shopping voucher.
You can find out more about Official Heathrow Parking here.