What if you miss a train or coach and how to make car accident claims in South Gloucestershire
If you are heading off somewhere far away then a train or coach could be a cheaper option for you to get there. Trains are also much faster than taking the road, in many cases, meaning that you will also get there quicker. From time to time, things will go wrong, meaning that you may miss your train or coach. If this happens and it is still important that you get to your destination, you need to think of another way to get there. If you are short on cash, then buying another ticket straight out may not be possible, but luckily there are still other options for you to try.
- Call the company. If you are on your way and know that you are going to be late for your coach or train, you can call the company and let them know where you are and how long you think it will take you. There may be a delay that will allow you to get the same coach or train you are already booked onto.
- Change your reservations. You should still be able to change your reservations with some coach or train companies, as long as you still have your original tickets. You will be charged a fee to change your reservations to a later time, but this will still be cheaper than booking brand new tickets.
- Drive. If you have completely missed your coach or train, think about driving to your destination instead. If you can afford to do this then it may work out cheaper and easier than booking another ticket, and will offer you more flexibility so that you won’t have to worry about being late again.
- Book another ticket. Look online to see how much you can get another ticket for, or if you are going by train, see how much a coach will cost. It may work out cheaper than booking a brand new train ticket.
If you have an accident whilst rushing to get to a train or coach, you may not be able to make car accident claims in South Gloucestershire if you caused the accident through rushing or speeding. If you think that someone else caused the accident, though, you may be able to make car accident claims in South Gloucestershire, using an experienced injury lawyer who can help you to put together the best possible case for compensation.
Call the Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone to speak to the team and find out whether or not you have a good enough case to make successful car accident claims in South Gloucestershire, and the team will walk you through the claims process, as well as passing you over to an injury lawyer.
Date Published: 29th November 2014
Author: David Brown