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Travelling in the local area, UK and Europe
Travel in Ormskirk / Local area EdgeLink bus service: Every 15 minutes from EHU to Ormskirk Local Trains: www.merseyrail.org Rail Passes: – Young Person Rail card – Merseyrail Season Tickets
Areas of Interest Chester Wales: Conway, Snowdonia National Park Lake District Yorkshire: York, Haworth Northern Cities: Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds The South: London, Stonehenge, Bath, Oxford
Travel in Europe Budget Airlines Operating from Liverpool/Manchester Ryanair Easyjet BMI Baby Jet2.com Aer Lingus (to Dublin) FlyVLM.com Go Airlines Whizz Air Be aware of hand baggage regulations! They can vary from airport to airport and airline to airline, so make sure you check them before flying Extras you could be charged for: -Online check-in -Checking in a bag -Overweight baggage -Seat reservations
Accommodation Find hostels/hotels and B&Bs at: STA Travel - www.statravel.co.uk Hostel World – www.hostelworld.com Hostel Bookers – www.hostelbookers.comwww.hostelbookers.com Student Universe - http://www.studentuniverse.com/ http://www.studentuniverse.com/ Please remember to check how close your accommodation is to the airports/train stations, as if you arrive late at night, you may have difficulty getting to it!
Safety Tips when Travelling Keep valuables close and secure at all times (especially in crowded places!) Leave room keys with Security when travelling – if you lose them it could cost you up to £50 replacement! Ensure you have adequate insurance before travelling, and avoid extreme sports (you are likely not covered for them!) Ensure that you have the correct visa to travel to your chosen country. Put EHU Security telephone number in your mobile/Cell with you for emergencies!