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  • ams transfer time between delta and klm
    Dec 27, 2015
    2
    How long does it take to make the connection between Delta and KLM at AMS airport

     

    Cass55

     

    Where are you flying from and where are you flying to?

     

  • ams transfer time between delta and klm
    Dec 27, 2015
    1
    How long does it take to make the connection between Delta and KLM at AMS airport

     

    An hour is cutting it too close. The passport control line can take a good 45 min and it's quite a long walk. I never choose flight connections at AMS with less than an hour or you're likely to miss your flight

     

  • Berlin to AMS with connecting flight, 2 separate bookings.
    Dec 22, 2015
    1
    Flight from Berlin arrives at AMS 20:10. Must retrieve baggage, passport contro and board int'l flight by 21:30. Is 1h20min enough time?

     

    That will be pretty difficult.

     

  • 1hr :45min window between flight
    Dec 22, 2015
    1
    I have a 1hour 45 minute window between flight arrival, collect bag, clear customs, transverse to check in desk, clear security and then get to gate for my next flight. Will I make it ???

     

    What airlines are you flying? Where are you coming from and where are you going?

     

  • LBA (UK) - DTW(US) Connection
    Dec 17, 2015
    4
    HI Flying LBA (UK) - DTW(US) via AMS with Delta: Will luggage be checked through or will i have to recheck at AMS? Is 55 minutes enough? TKS

     

    You will not have to do anything with your bags in Amsterdam. You just have to go through US Security questions and to your departure gate.

     

    Will 55 mins be enough time

     

    Yes, that should be enough time.

     

    Thanks

     

  • HAM-AMS-NBO
    Dec 14, 2015
    2
    Arrive from Ham 19.40. dep to NBO 20.35. Travling KLM and Kenya Airways. 55 min for connections the next flight, can I make this?

     

    Yes, if both tickets are on the same reservation you just have to go through Schengen Exit Passport Control and to your departure gate. That should be enough time.

     

    Yes, same reservation. No problems, Thank you for you reply.

     

  • KBP-AMS-MSP Connection time?
    Dec 14, 2015
    5
    Hello, I have a connection from KBP at AMS connecting to MSP. My connection time Is 1h30m. Is this enough time to make it. I am a U.S. Passport holder. Any advice on how to make it. Thanks

     

    That should be enough time you will just have to go through security and US security interview on your way to your departure gate.

     

    Hi, thanks for the reply. Since I will be arriving from a non EU country, does that take longer in the connection process? Do I need to pick up my checked baggage at AMS or will it go through to MSP? I have all flights on one ticket. Thanks

     

    Yes, you have to go through more security. You do not have to do anything with your baggage.

     

    Hi, If for some reason I was not able to make it to my connection on time, because of long lines at security or getting lost or something of that nature, would the airlines rebook me on a later flight for free or would I be liable for the changes? All the flights booked on one ticket through KLM. Thanks

     

    Yes, although there is only one AMS-MSP flight per day. They may be able to get you to MSP through New York or Detroit. They would rebook you.

     

  • London > Connecting in AMS > Madrid
    Dec 10, 2015
    2
    Hi There, Realized my flights from London to Madrid has only a 40 minute layover in AMS - Amsterdam. My husband and I will not have any checked bags, just a small carry on and personal bag. Is this enough time for a transfer? I read that because London is NOT Schnegan but part of EU, we will only have to go through passport control via the Priority Lane, since the security screening at LHR is up to par for Schnegan standard. I just want to ensure this is accurate and that we will not have to go through security screening AND passport control.. Many thanks in advance!

     

    I should mention! We are both US Passport Holders. And both flights (London to Amsterdam & Amsterdam to Madrid) are via KLM City Hopper flights.

     

    Correct, you will just have to go through passport control. You should have enough time if your flight from London is on-time.

     

  • Tight connection, two separate bookings
    Dec 2, 2015
    2
    Hi there, I land with Aer Lingus from Dublin at 08.40. I have to collect a bag and then board a Delta flight at 10.30am (DL73 AMS -ATL - Lima Peru.). The Aer Lingus flight and the Delta flight are separate bookings. What are my chances of making the Delta flight, bearing in mind I will have checked in online and will just need to do Bag Drop?

     

    That should be just about enough time as long as your Aer Lingus flight is on-time. You will also have to go through Schengen passport control in Amsterdam and then US security interview before going to your departure gate.

     

    Thank you!

     

  • Tight connection
    Dec 2, 2015
    1
    Single ticket booked coming in from US on UA and then only 50 min to get to Aer Lingus to Dublin later today. Am I going to make it?

     

    That should be enough time as long as your UA flight is on-time.

     

  • Transferring From Delta to Vueling With Checked Bags
    Dec 1, 2015
    1
    I'm arriving from the US to AMS on Delta at 10:45am. I would like to fly to Spain on Vueling on a flight leaving at 1:25pm. I do think we will have checked bags. Will I have to pickup my bags in baggage claim and re-check them with Vueling? Will I have enough time for this? Is there any luggage transfer between Delta and Vueling that I can take advantage of?

     

    Yes, in Amsterdam you will go through Schengen passport control, claim your bags, take them through Customs, then take them to the Vueling check-in counter to check them. You should have enough time.

     

  • Transfer time
    Nov 30, 2015
    1
    I am connecting thru Ams from Mme to Ewr on separate bookings, different airlines: klm Mme/Ams and UA Ams/Ewr with 50 min connection time. No checked luggage (I hope). Is this feasible? And is there room on a focker 70 to stow a standard roll aboard?

     

    Yes, a Fokker 70 has enough room for a roll-aboard. However, this will be very difficult if you aren't able to check in for your United flight online as you will have to run to the United transfer desk upon arrival in Amsterdam.

     

  • ATL-AMS-CPT
    Nov 29, 2015
    1
    1 1/2 hour connection enough time? DL 72 arrives AMS 8:30 a.m. DL 9599 departs for CPT about 10 a.m. 1 ticket

     

    Yes. all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

  • JRO-AMS-ATL
    Nov 28, 2015
    1
    1 hour connection enough time? Delta 1 ticket customs at AMS? security at AMS? 1 checked bag at JRO

     

    You do not have to go through customs or do anything with your bag in Amsterdam. You just have to go through security and to your departure gate.

     

  • Is 50 minutes enough ?
    Nov 19, 2015
    1
    We are booked into AMS from Aruba on KLM, continuing to Munich on KLM 50 minutes later. We are travelling on USA passports. Can we make it through EU customs to make that connection in 50 minutes ?

     

    It's possible but doesn't leave much time to spare if the flight from Aruba is delayed.

     

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