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    • lknights1987
    • By lknights1987 19th May 17, 8:30 PM
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    Booking flights with connections
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    Booking flights with connections 19th May 17 at 8:30 PM

    I am looking to book flights to Dubai and after some advice.

    I've just searched for flights from London where I live ( all airports) to Dubai using sky scanner. The price shows £250 return for November time however if I fly from Barcelona to Dubai I will save myself £90.

    The flight from Barcelona goes to London Heathrow and then onto Dubai. So my question is can I book this flight and just check in at London Heathrow instead of flying to Spain to then come back again or do I need to start my journey from Barcelona?

    The return is the same Dubai to London then onto Barcelona.

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    • Westin
    • By Westin 19th May 17, 8:33 PM
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    You have to fly all segments of the journey in the order that they are booked.
    • peachyprice
    • By peachyprice 19th May 17, 10:20 PM
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    No, you can't do that. If you don't get on the BCN-LHR flight the LHR-DXB leg will be cancelled.
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    • leylandsunaddict
    • By leylandsunaddict 19th May 17, 10:21 PM
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    If you have to fly all sectors in the order ticketed. If you don't all the remaining flights on that ticket will be cancelled i.e. if you no show at Barcelona the rest of your flights will automatically be cancelled.

    If you've got checked luggage it will be checked through to Barcelona on the return flight. Also there's always a chance of re routing. You've booked to Barcelona. They can reroute you through an airport other than Heathrow.
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