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two one way tickets / different airlines OK for entry?

Old Nov 3, 14, 11:00 am
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two one way tickets / different airlines OK for entry?

Looking at possibly purchasing(redeeming miles) on two different airlines. Does anyone have any expierence doing this? Any thing i should be worried about with immigration either in mexico or the usa?
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Old Nov 4, 14, 8:25 am
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On AA all awards are one way; some have them on the same PNR, others don't. Different airlines makeno difference. The second award should provide sufficient proof you're going to depart within the six months allotted. But:

I've been asked (by immigration) how long I'm planning to stay, but in well over half a century of travelling to Mexico I've never been asked to show proof of onward travel. And I've flown commercial one way and private, rail, bus or drivjng the other.

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Old Nov 7, 14, 8:57 am
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Years ago.... I had a OW into Mexico on AA. I called to make a change and the agent gave me a hard time because I did not have a return. I explained we were flying private back and that seemed to calm her concerns.

I have read stories that at departure check-in sometimes US airline agents will give a passenger a hard time because they do not have a return. But I have not seen any recent stories about this. And since my incident years ago I have flown dozens of times on a OW into Mexico with never a blink.

Since you will have a return, just on another airline, print out a copy of that return... if they give you any question...that will be proof enough of your intent to return to the US.
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