Transport & Travel

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From hotel tipping and valet parking to quiet zones on trains and seat etiquette in aeroplanes, follow our comprehensive guide to manners on the move.

Transport inevitably throws you into close proximity with your fellow human beings, and in these circumstances good manners are of paramount importance.

Practice the small courtesies, and you will find that getting from A to B doesn't have to be a traumatic experience.

  • Aeroplanes

    In cramped conditions, 35,000 feet above sea level, good manners are paramount.
  • Hotels

    Our invaluable advice on relating to receptionists, bellboys and room service.
  • Public Transport

    The basic courtesies that will make public transport tolerable.
  • Trains

    Follow these Golden Rules and make railway carriages a more civilised place.
  • Taxis

    Our guide to hailing taxis, tipping, and chivalrous behaviour.
  • Tipping

    Tipping conundrums and how to deal with them.
  • Foreign Travel

    Abiding by foreign customs is both the least you can do and the hardest thing to achieve.
  • driving etiquette, guide to driving etiquette, driving, road etiquette

    Driving

    Follow this advice and the roads will become a much more civilised – and safer – place.
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