How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014)
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The Locket 

Lily meets an interesting person on the train to Farhampton, Marshall gets kicked off his flight to New York, Barney and Robin discover that they might be related, and Ted prepares to deliver a personal gift to Robin.


Pamela Fryman


Carter Bays (created by), Craig Thomas (created by) | 2 more credits »




Episode complete credited cast:
Josh Radnor ... Ted Mosby
Jason Segel ... Marshall Eriksen
Cobie Smulders ... Robin Scherbatsky
Cristin Milioti ... Tracy McConnell
Neil Patrick Harris ... Barney Stinson
Alyson Hannigan ... Lily Aldrin
Sherri Shepherd ... Daphne
Wayne Brady ... James
Suzie Plakson ... Judy
Marshall Manesh ... Ranjit
Michael James Bell ... Flight Attendant
Alex Scott Alex Scott ... Young Woman
Wayne Temple ... Security Guard
Rudy Villagrana Rudy Villagrana ... Gate Agent


The gang is heading to the Farhampton Inn for Robin and Barney's nuptials. Marshall has picked Marvin up in St. Cloud and is flying back to New York. A photo of Marshall and Marvin that Judy has just posted on the Internet has the potential to ruin Marshall and Lily's marriage if Lily sees it, and may also threaten Marshall's ability to make it back to New York in time for the wedding. Ted and Lily are driving out to Farhampton together. Ted wants the trip to be the best road trip ever, but his idea and Lily's idea of a fun road trip are totally different. Ted has ulterior motives for having his type of fun on this trip. Lily, not being able to take Ted anymore, decides to ditch him part way and take the train instead. She meets someone on the train that understands what she's going through. That person has the potential to be a life long friend, much like Robin has become. And Ranjit is driving Robin and Barney to Farhampton in his limousine. As Robin and Barney talk about those ... Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Romance


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Did You Know?


While they're driving to Farhampton, Ted hands Lily a binder named 'Manhattan to Farhampton, Lil and Ted's excellent adventure.' This is a reference to the film 'Bill and Ted's excellent adventure.' See more »


When Ranjit pulls the car over so Robin and Barnie can barf, he moves his hands over a steering wheel that doesn't turn. See more »


Robin Scherbatsky: I have invited Scherbatsky's from all over Canada and they are Canuckin-nuts.
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References Game of Thrones (2011) See more »


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Release Date:

23 September 2013 (USA) See more »

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Stereo | Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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