Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




1216 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Subscriber

# 242694 9-Nov-2018 18:15
Send private message

A quick question about carry on of duty free liquids and connecting flights that I can't seem to find an answer to.

 

If I am travelling back from overseas through Auckland, and then have another flight to Wellington that is not part of the same booking, am I able to take duty free spirits purchases on the second flight? Do the duty free purchases get put into a tamper resistant bag that is ok to carry on a domestic flight, or, am I out of luck?

 

 


Create new topic
5730 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  # 2122902 9-Nov-2018 18:15
Send private message

Allow me to introduce you folks to our new travel community: TravelTalk NZ.

 

We hope to see you there!

 





I am the Geekzone Robot and I am here to help. I am from the Internet. I do not interact. Do not expect other replies from me.



861 posts

Ultimate Geek

Subscriber

  # 2122911 9-Nov-2018 18:41
Send private message

You won't have a problem taking them as carry on domestically. I don't know the rules but maybe it's officially allowed as they are unopened? Not that they even bother to check them...







 
 
 
 


4136 posts

Uber Geek


  # 2122912 9-Nov-2018 18:46
One person supports this post
Send private message

Domestically there are no reasonalble restictions on liquids, - turning up in your flip flops with an open tinny on the other hand :)

 

 

 

The quantity of powders, liquids, aerosols and gels passengers can carry on board international flights are restricted. The restrictions:

 

  • apply only to carry-on luggage for international flights
  • do not apply to domestic flights
  • do not apply to checked luggage for international flights.

http://www.avsec.govt.nz/travellers/powders-liquids-aerosols-and-gels/

 

 


2870 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 2122916 9-Nov-2018 18:56
Send private message

The open tinny will be removed from your person...

Drinking your own alcohol is not permitted. Feel free to bring unopened duty free on a domestic flight.

You will run into trouble transiting to another international flight without clearing customs as transit is subject to LAGS restrictions.

Cheers.




My views (except when I am looking out their windows) are not those of my employer.

72 posts

Master Geek


  # 2122946 9-Nov-2018 20:09
Send private message

Yes.. don't do this on an international transit.. I lost a bottle of Gin transiting through Hong Kong to China.. Purchased in Auckland.

 

I was given a receipt for it in Hong Kong.. A piece of paper swapped for my Gin sounded like a fair deal.

 

Not.

 

Daniel 


Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Spark launches new wireless broadband "Unplan Metro"
Posted 11-Nov-2019 08:19


Malwarebytes overhauls flagship product with new UI, faster engine and lighter footprint
Posted 6-Nov-2019 11:48


CarbonClick launches into Digital Marketplaces
Posted 6-Nov-2019 11:42


Kordia offers Microsoft Azure Peering Service
Posted 6-Nov-2019 11:41


Spark 5G live on Auckland Harbour for Emirates Team New Zealand
Posted 4-Nov-2019 17:30


BNZ and Vodafone partner to boost NZ Tech for SME
Posted 31-Oct-2019 17:14


Nokia 7.2 available in New Zealand
Posted 31-Oct-2019 16:24


2talk launches Microsoft Teams Direct Routing product
Posted 29-Oct-2019 10:35


New Breast Cancer Foundation app puts power in Kiwi women's hands
Posted 25-Oct-2019 16:13


OPPO Reno2 Series lands, alongside hybrid noise-cancelling Wireless Headphones
Posted 24-Oct-2019 15:32


Waikato Data Scientists awarded $13 million from the Government
Posted 24-Oct-2019 15:27


D-Link launches Wave 2 Unified Access Points
Posted 24-Oct-2019 15:07


LG Electronics begins distributing the G8X THINQ
Posted 24-Oct-2019 10:58


Arlo unveils its first video doorbell
Posted 21-Oct-2019 08:27


New Zealand students shortlisted for James Dyson Award
Posted 21-Oct-2019 08:18



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.