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  • connecting
    Jan 14, 2016
    1
    I'll be flying from ORD to Green Bay, WI. Arriving at Terminal 5 and going to Terminal 2. Is 1hr55m enough time?

     

    If both flights are on the same reservation that should be enough time. You will claim your bags to go through US Customs, then re-check your bags at the re-check desk in T5 before taking the ATS Train to T2. Also be sure to check the monitors because there is a small chance your flight to Green Bay could leave from T1 rather than T2.

     

  • To china
    Jan 13, 2016
    1
    My wife flies from Charlotte to ORD on AA 1916 and connects with AA flight 289 to Shanghai. Only one hour layover. Is that enough time?

     

    Yes, that is enough time if your first flight is on-time. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both on the H/K concourse.

     

  • Layover time enough or not
    Jan 12, 2016
    1
    We will be travelling from Toronto to Chicago via UA547 which arrives at 0757 and then connect to UA1880 which leaves at 0930 to Anchorage. Do we have enough time in between flights as we cannot miss the flight in order to catch the transfer to cruise terminal?

     

    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. All you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 1. You should have plenty of time as long as your first flight is anywhere close to on-time.

     

  • Transfer Time
    Jan 12, 2016
    2
    Will be arriving from LHR and on to Sioux Falls is 1 hour 25 mins enough transfer time I have checked baggage

     

    No, the minimum for an International to Domestic connection at ORD is 90 minutes, with 2 hours recommended.

     

    THANK YOU PAUL

     

  • Connecting international changing airlines
    Jan 9, 2016
    1
    I have a ticket all on one itinerary that goes from US city to ORD on United, then onto ANA airline to tokyo. Will I need to retrieve my bags and check them in again, or can they transfer them? 1.5 hour connecting flight

     

    You do not have to do anything with your bags at ORD on your way to Tokyo. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. ANA departs from United's terminal 1.

     

  • Connection Time
    Jan 9, 2016
    1
    Will be arriving ORD from IAD at 10:05 on United - believe T1 Will depart ORD to LAS at 1:38 on American - believe T3 Will I be able to make the connection in 2 1/2 hours if I have checked baggage?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time, even if you have checked bags and have to transfer them yourself between airlines. If you don't have checked bags you can just walk from T1 to T3 inside security.

     

  • Connecting LAX-ORD-CPH
    Jan 9, 2016
    1
    American Airlines from LAX to ORD Terminal 3 with a transfer to Terminal 5 for flight on Scandinavian to CPH having to recheck all luggage. Layover is an hour and 20 minutes. I doubt it, but will I make this?

     

    Yes, I doubt it do. If you can somehow do the trip without checked baggage you have a chance. You could also try to change your flight to an earlier one from LAX. Even if you have to pay a fee it's worth it if it means you have a chance of making this connection. Sometimes at time of check-in airlines offer the ability to change your flight for a reduced fee (usually $75 compared to $200+Fare difference).

     

  • Distance Between Connecting Gates?
    Jan 8, 2016
    1
    I connect in ORD: flying in from SFO (Flt 620) and out to London Heathrow (Flt 958). Both flights are with United and into/out of Term. 1. I have a 1 hour 11 min. connection time. Does anyone know which gates for these flights or the average time it takes to walk from C1 to B31 gates?

     

    You can walk between any two gates in Terminal 1 in about 15 minutes. You should have plenty of time.

     

  • 1 hour and 15 minutes connection
    Jan 8, 2016
    1
    Hello, I fly Detroit to ORD and ORD to Amsterdam. Connection time is 1 hour and 15 minutes, flying United both flights. Is it enough? From what I saw, I should arrive to concourse B and fly from C

     

    You could arrive in B, C, E, or F and will depart from B or C (usually C). All United gates at ORD are connected inside security. That should be enough time as long as your flight from Detroit is on-time.

     

  • Enough connection time?
    Jan 6, 2016
    1
    Flying from Kansas City to ORD to Dublin. Will only have 40 minutes at ORD to connect to DUBLIN flight. All flights are on America. Is this enough time? Returning have 90 minutes to connect.

     

    Yes, that should be enough time if your first flight is on-time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 3.

     

  • Connecting flights
    Jan 6, 2016
    1
    If an international flight connects in another state before arriving at phase is it then a domestic? I.e. Tel aviv-philidalphia-ohare

     

    Your second flight is domestic. If it is on American you will arrive in Terminal 3 at O'Hare. You will go through US Immigration and Customs in Philadelphia.

     

  • 1 hrs 50 mins layover
    Jan 5, 2016
    1
    I will be traveling from Omaha to Punta Cana June 2016. I have connection in ORD both ways. 1hr going and 1 hrs 50 mins coming back. Is this long enough? I am flying UNITED and all fights are on the same reservation. Thanks!

     

    Yes that should be enough time.

     

  • terminal 3 to terminal 3 gate connectoon
    Jan 5, 2016
    4
    i am travelling from YEG Alberta to ORD for connection to Virginia. i land at terminal 3 and connecting flight at terminal 2. go through customs and tsa at yeg . do I need to go through security again. will i get connecting boarding passes at yeg

     

    terminal 3 to termnal 2

     

    What airlines are you flying? T3 to T2 connections are very rare.

     

    United operated by skywest and united express.connecting flight is American operated by American eagle

     

    If you mean the first flight is United Express you will arrive in Terminal 1 or 2. If the second flight is American Eagle you will depart from Terminal 3. All 3 terminals are connected inside security by walkways.

     

  • domestic to international transfer time
    Jan 2, 2015
    2
    Hi I am arriving from orlando MCO into chicago ORD T3 at 19:15, with a Scandinavian airlines flight out from T5 at 22:05. The internal flight is with Spirit and has been flagged up as being frequently late and these are separate booking. Is 2.5hrs enough time ?

     

    It's barely enough time. You will have to claim your bags from Spirit in T3 and take them with you on the airtrain to T5 to recheck with SAS.

     

    Thank you for your helpful response. Just checked negative reviews for Spirit punctuality and have decided to go elsewhere, thx

     

  • any food/coffee before security
    Jan 16, 2016
    2
    Would like to meet local relative during stopover in Terminal 1. Hilton coffee shop is most comfy, but quite a trek from gates and back. Anyone know if even a coffee spot?

     

    Sorry, just noticed in coffee listing of this app there is Starbcuks in baggage claim of T1 and T2!

     

    Since you are going outside security anyway, I'd make the meeting at the Hilton. 5 minute walk from T1; underground and protected. The baggage claim Starbucks are minimal, w/ crummy seating. Hilton has a sports bar and Andiamo's, both of which are nice for an hour visit or something.

     

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