Definition of e-ticket in US English:



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  • A reservation for an airline flight for which the details are recorded electronically without the issuing of a paper ticket.

    • ‘Flying direct or nonstop with an e-ticket poses few problems.’
    • ‘Buy an e-ticket, and you can check in from your home or office computer up to 30 hours before takeoff.’
    • ‘Keep your e-ticket, ticket number and frequent flyer number handy to expedite your request and earn points while cruising the online expressway.’
    • ‘By 2006, airlines hope to have completely replaced paper tickets with e-tickets.’
    • ‘Winners of a student scholarship receive a free student e-ticket to the conference.’