ING New York City Marathon - Flight and Entry Only
ING New York City Marathon - Flight + Entry Only
For those of you who have their own accommodation arrangements in New York for the 2013 ING New York City Marathon, Sports Tours International offers the opportunity to purchase a Flight and Entry Package for the New York Marathon.
This is the minimum package that we can offer to the 2013 New York Marathon. Your race entry will be guaranteed and you are able to purchase a Flight & Entry package on the following dates:
PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE VERY LIMITED AVAILABILITY ON ALL ABOVE DATES
For our Flight and Entry packages, flights are operated by Virgin Atlantic from London Heathrow into New York JFK. Note: we will NOT be operating an airport transfer service for Flight & Entry packages. Flights from UK regional airports are also available with United Airlines. Please contact us for more details. More information about flights is available on our flights page.
PRICE - £1099 PER PERSON This includes your return flights from the UK and 2013 New York marathon race entry, which also includes your bus transfer to the start of the New York Marathon.
Non-runners - flight only price of £700. To book this option, choose the normal flight and entry package as usual, paying the required deposit. Then email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will remove the race entry from your booking and apply the non-runners discount.
Please note, we are only permitted by the ING New York City Marathon organisers to sell race entry to people who live in the UK. You can be of any nationality but you must have a UK address.
HOW TO BOOK
Click on the Green button at the top of the page.
At time of booking we require a non-refundable deposit of £499 per person, which also covers the full Race Entry Fee, which is non-returnable once booked. The balance of your travel package must be paid, at the latest, 12 weeks before departure to avoid the cancellation of your trip.
PASSPORTS - THIS IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY.
Please note: we will require a copy of your passport along with your application form.
Please – don’t leave it to the last minute. The following information is for United Kingdom passport holders only, other nationals including Eire should consult the appropriate embassy. UK residents are allowed to enter the USA with a ten year passport, with no less than 6 months left before the expiry of the passport, if staying in the US for less than 90 days. However, the rules are constantly updated, so we advise that you check your own individual situation as the visa waiver programme is subject to strict criteria, and for example, if you have a criminal record or have previously been refused entry to the US, you may not qualify for entry under the Visa Waiver programme. Please check your status with the rules.
Passengers are no longer permitted to enter the USA with a non-machine readable passport unless their old style passport has a valid Visa stamp. The newer red passports are machine readable. CHILDREN MUST HAVE THEIR OWN PASSPORT - If in doubt please contact the passport advice line on 0300 222 0000, or Passport Office Website or if applicable the American Embassy on 0207 499 9000 or the US Embassy Website
IMMIGRATION TO THE USA
There are now very strict guidelines on entry to the USA and a new system put in place whereby you must have registered with the Department of Homeland Security at least three days before you travel. More information can be found on the Department’s Official Website
For details of insurance for the our travel packages, please visit our insurance page
If you're looking for something extra to do whilst you're away or fancy an excursion, click on this link to see what is on offer. There is additional information about our other Concierge Services on our special web page.
If you wish to purchase souvenir products from the ING New York City Marathon, please visit the New York Road Runners Online store.
HAVE YOU GOT ANY MORE QUESTIONS?
Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions webpage or send us an email or give us a call and we’ll be only too happy to help.
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