There are many ways that you can opt-in to make your travel faster. In this article, we aren’t going to talk about the modes of the transport but the efficiency and planning. Let’s begin.
- Complete All The Online Process Before You Depart
Always make sure that you complete the online processes before you leave the home. If you are traveling by flight, then make sure that you do web check-in ahead of time. For some reasons, if you are unable to do that; then, use a kiosk to print your boarding pass and get passes for your luggage. This will save you a lot of time that you’d otherwise spend at the airport.
If you are traveling by train, then keep an e-copy of the ticket or SMS. This is a better way of ticket keeping, instead of keeping paper tickets. Use backup phone if needed and keep a power bank – in case you run out of charge.
Never put off the online tasks – they are here for a reason: to make your travel easy and flawless.
- Ensuring The Cab Booking is Streamlined
If you are booking a taxi, you don’t want to be in that last-minute rush of booking the cab. Sometimes, there might be an exceedingly long wait time or higher prices. Therefore, make it a point to just check the fare and time trends at least once within half an hour before the time you leave.
Sometimes, it is possible that you might miss your train, flight because of this one thing. Also, make it a point to plan your departure based on the estimated time of arrival. Google maps can come really handy here.
If you have or are planning to rent a cab, make it a point to check the tariff well in advance and specify the pickup point. This way, you won’t end up spending a lot of time on tasks that are not really necessary.
- Look out for best Hotel Deals
Once, while taking a Hyderabad to Chennai flights, we used some portals to book a hotel and compared that with the pricing that we got on arrival. There was a straight difference of 30% in the pricing. But wait, how does this add up when we talk about a tip to travel faster? Well, it’s very normal for people to brood a lot and check at various places if they feel that the pricing is high. And in circumstances such as this, almost every hotel keeps a high pricing.
Booking in advance can not only save you money but also a lot of time. No matter where you travel, or when you travel – hotel booking prices change. And this is one reason why it is so important to book hotels in advance.
In the nutshell, if you complete online processes, book cabs, and hotels ahead of time, you would save hours of your travel time. Also, booking early gets you sweet deals and discounts which aren’t available in last minute booking rush.
We hope that by using these tips, you’d be able to save hours of your time in your voyages. So, from now on, plan and travel smart.