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  • CLE to ORD to YYC(Canada)
    Apr 21, 2016
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    I'm going to fly from Cleveland(CLE) to Calgary(YYC) on April 30. I have to change flight at Chicago(ORD) but I have only 41 minutes for connection. I know that I need to walk from terminal 1 to terminal 2 and it's risky. But do you think it is possible to change flight in 41 min? And I think I don't need to pick up my luggage and go to immigration at ORD, do I? Thanks.

     

    There is no US Immigration when leaving the US. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. That is enough time but obviously leaves nothing to spare if the flight from Cleveland is late.

     

    Thank you very much!

     

  • CLE-ORD-MSP
    Apr 21, 2016
    1
    Traveling from Cle to MSP via ORD. Leaves CLE at 6:00, arrives ORD at 6:24 and departs at 7:10. I have a 46 minutes to change planes. Both flights are AA. Is that enough time?

     

    Yes, that is enough time if the first flight is on-time. You just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 3.

     

  • connect time domestic/international
    Apr 20, 2016
    1
    Hi, I'm flying from Washington DC to Chicago and then from Chicago to Brussels (in both case on United Airlines). Arriving in Chicago at 4:57 pm, departure to Brussels at 5:50 pm: do we have enough connection time? I

     

    Yes, all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 1.

     

  • YOW to CLT (layover ORD)
    Apr 19, 2016
    1
    I have a flight from Ottawa Canada to Charlotte,NC 1h 4m connection in Chicago on Thurs. Is this long enough and will I have to re-check bags and customs in Chicago?

     

    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Ottawa. All you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.

     

  • 1,5 hours layover
    Apr 19, 2016
    1
    Hi. I have a 1.5 hour layover in O'Hare. My flight should be arriving in International Terminal 5 (from IST) and I need to get to Terminal 2 for my domestic connection. Will 1.5 hours be enough time?

     

    That's barely enough time if everything goes perfectly.

     

  • domestic to international 1hr20min connection
    Apr 19, 2016
    1
    I am flying Syracuse to ORD to Vienna. Combined ticket purchased from United, with the international flight on Austrian Airlines. I arrive ORD at 3:10pm and depart at 4:30pm. All carry-on baggage. I presume I will need to take the terminal train to T5. Do you know what terminal I will arrive at? Will I have to go through security again before entering T5? Do you think security will be especially long at this time of day? I know this is a tight connection, but I am prepared to jog if I need to! Any insight would be greatly appreciated.

     

    You will likely arrive in Terminal 2. Yes, you will have to go through security again in T5. You should have enough time.

     

  • Enough time?
    Apr 18, 2016
    1
    I'm flying from Atlanta to Chicago (arriving in terminal 1) and then from Chicago to London, Ontario (leaving terminal 2). I only have one hour in between. I don't expect any weather issues ... Is this enough time? Will we have enough to collect luggage? Or can we check in Atlanta and pick up in London, Ontario? I think we go through customs when we get to London, ontario....any insight would be good! Thanks.

     

    You will not have to do anything with your luggage in Chicago. You will go through Canadian Immigration and Customs when you get to London. All you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.

     

  • Transfer at ORD
    Apr 18, 2016
    1
    I am flying united from dhl to ord then ord to gso. I have a 42 min layover. Will I make it?

     

    Do you mean DLH (Duluth)? If so that should be enough time. Both gates will likely be in Terminal 2 and all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

  • is a terminal change required
    Apr 18, 2016
    1
    I am planning to fly Aer Lingus Dub to Chicago Ord connecting to Seattle with United Airlines. Will I have to change terminals? If so, is 2hrs sufficient time. Thankyou.

     

    Yes, you will arrive in Terminal 5 and take the ATS Train to Terminal 1 and go through security. You should have enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Dublin.

     

  • I
    Apr 17, 2016
    4
    I am flying AA and concerned with the time I land to the time I depart again. I land at ORD at 6:19 am and depart for LAS at 7:07. I know that is not much time in between and I'm not familiar with ORD and wondering if anyone had any idea if it would be at the same gates or where I may need to head.

     

    Where are you flying into ORD from?

     

    CMH

     

    all you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You will arrive in concourse G or L (likely G) and depart from concourse H or K. They are all connected inside security.

     

    Thank you so much! That relieves a lot of anxiety!

     

  • Going from MUC to MSP, connecting at ORD
    Apr 17, 2016
    3
    Hi, I have a flight from Munich (MUC airport) to Minneapolis (MSP) and there is a transite at ORD. Will I need to go through Customs and get my bags at ORD then check them in again to go to MSP? The whole journey is one ticket purchase.

     

    Yes, you will arrive in T5, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then take the ATS Train to your departure terminal and go through security.

     

    I really appreciate your feedback. Is 4.5 hours enough?

     

    Yes, that is plenty of time.

     

  • Transfer in ORD
    Apr 17, 2016
    1
    Hi! Next July I will be traveling from Las Vegas to Madrid with a 54 minutes transfer at ORD. I think the arrival and departure is from Terminal 3, so if the plane is on time it should be enough time for the transfer right? Thank you in advance!

     

    Yes, you just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate both on the H/K concourse of Terminal 3. You have enough time if your flight from Las Vegas is on-time.

     

  • Transfer at ORD to MCO
    Apr 17, 2016
    2
    Hi, we are traveling with ANA NH 12, transfer in ORD to MCO via United Airlines (tickets purchased together). ETA at ORD is 0820hrs and ETD is 1040hrs. (1) Do we need to claim the checked in luggages and recheck in again? (2) Do we have sufficient time? Thanks!

     

    Yes, you will arrive in T5, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then take the ATS Train to T1, go through security and to your departure gate. You should have enough time.

     

    Thanks for the reply! Btw, is it the same procedure if we are to transfer at ORD from MCO to Japan? It is for going back time.

     

  • ORD Connection
    Apr 15, 2016
    2
    I have a 1.05hr connection, from Vancouver to Charlotte (US customs done in Canada) and no checked bags, both United Airlines flights but different terminals (5 and 2) is this enough time? Is it a complicated connection?

     

    You will not arrive in Terminal 5. You will arrive in Terminal 1 and depart from Terminal 1 or 2. All you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.

     

    Ah, I must have got confused. Thank you for your reassurance !

     

  • connecting time to clear US Customs from Canada
    Apr 14, 2016
    1
    Have 50 min connection from Ottawa via Ohare.will that be enough time with UA to UA

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Ottawa. All United and United Express gates are connected inside security.

     

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