Layover vs Stopover - What's the difference?

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Layover is a related term of stopover.


As nouns the difference between layover and stopover

is that layover is a pause in a journey while stopover is a short interruption in a journey or the place visited during such an interruption.

layover

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A pause in a journey.
  • We had a layover while waiting to change planes, so we stretched our legs.

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    stopover

    English

    Alternative forms

    * stop-over

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A short interruption in a journey or the place visited during such an interruption.
  • See also

    * airport * leg * rest area * station * weigh station * whistle stop

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