April 01, 2005
Do you need a passport when flying from England to Scotland?

Not an April fools' joke, someone came to this blog searching for information on do you need a passport from england to scotland flying:

The answer is no, you don't need a passport for immigration reasons (i.e. you have already presented passport when entering the UK), but your airline may require a valid form of identification, e.g. British Airways states:

We do not require to see a passport or photo identification if you are travelling on purely UK domestic flights* (i.e. with no onwards international flights).

If you are collecting your e-ticket (for a UK domestic flight )at the ticket desk. For this you will need the original form of payment credit card with you.

*If the credit card holder is not travelling and you have an e-ticket bought by someone else, you will need to obtain the email itinerary receipt from the credit card holder, as it is required at check-in. You will need this document AND an acceptable form of identification at the airport.

Acceptable forms of identification are:
  • UK Driving Licence.
  • Executive Club membership card.
  • E-ticket access card.
  • Passport / National ID card.
  • Company works card / ID.
Please note: If you are travelling on a route that allows you to print your own boarding pass from home, you will be required to produce photographic ID at the airport.

Please also note: Children under the age of 16 years old do not require identification to travel within the UK.

Source: ba.com: Passports, visas and forms of ID
EasyJet has stricter requirements; asking for a national ID card or passport from all passengers.

Please note I'm not a lawyer. Your mileage may vary.

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Schade das hier alles nur auf englisch ist.Es sieht sehr interessant aus und ich würde mich gerne mal durch die Seiten wühlen.

Gruss
Baba
Webmaster of the Angeln Blog

Posted by: Angeln on April 6, 2005 09:17 PM

You're kind of a jerk ... Not an April fools' joke, someone came to this blog searching for information on do you need a passport from england to scotland flying

Posted by: dave on February 8, 2006 11:00 PM
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