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start and finish dates from activation

start and finish dates from activation

i have a14 day jr pass that i didn't activate yet
my question is if i activate it on the october 3 at 14;00 in the afternoon
is the finish date
1. october 16 at 00.00 midnight ?
2. october 17 at 14.00 ?

important for me to know befor i activate so i can plan

Hello there,

The first date of use is counted as a full day, no matter what time you start using it. Activating it today would mean that it expires on the 16th at midnight.

Hope this helps,

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