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  • United Flight - ORD to LAX
    Apr 30, 2015
    2
    I'm flying with my pregnant wife from ORD to LAX. Layover time 43 minutes. Going from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1. Will this be enough time? Do we have to go through security checks again? It says we need to be there 15 minutes prior to boarding but I do not see how that is possible.

     

    You are connecting in ORD? Terminal 2 and 1 are connected by a walkway inside security. It is quite possible assuming the first flight is on-time. The 15 minute warning is just a warning not to dilly-dally.

     

    Yes. Connecting in ORD, coming from DTW. Thanks for the response!

     

  • Terminal 1 to terminal 2
    Apr 30, 2015
    1
    what is best way to get to terminal 2 from terminal 1 for a connecting flightwithout having to go through security. Travelling with a senior.

     

    There is a walkway inside security between them, it connects to Terminal 1 near the low B gates, around B3.

     

  • Young daughter coming in international
    Apr 29, 2015
    1
    Hello. My 14-year old is flying in with a group from France. Later the same afternoon, her siblings and I will land in ORD on a domestic connection. I'd like for her to meet us and take the last leg home with us. Is this do-able for someone is accustomed to travel and airports but has never done it alone? She would need to leave the international terminal and meet us in the AA terminal. Alternatively, could I meet her at in the international terminal since I'll be a ticketed passenger (although not international)?

     

    You could meet her on the lower level of the International Terminal where she will exit customs. However, I think a 14 year old is capable of following signs to the ATS Train to Terminal 3 and taking it one stop.

     

  • Help!
    Apr 29, 2015
    2
    Can you transfer from Terminal 1 to Terminal 5 without going through security again? How?

     

    No, you cannot. What airline are you flying out of Terminal 5?

     

    Thanks....Swiss Air

     

  • Is 40 min enough connection time for a United flight?
    Apr 29, 2015
    2
    thinking of booking a united flight from Den to YQB (Quebec) with connection through ORD but layover is only 40 min and I'll have luggage. Is that enough time for me and bags to transfer?

     

    That should be enough time if your first flight is on-time. However, I personally would try to get an earlier flight from Denver because as you know there aren't many flights from the US to YQB.

     

    Thanks!

     

  • Questions about travelling between Terminal 2 and Terminal 3
    Apr 28, 2015
    3
    Hello I land in Terminal 2, with an AirCanada flight at 10:41am, and my next flight is is Terminal 3 at 11:50am with a US Airways flight. Will I have have enough time to get to the flight?? And will I have to get my luggage or go through security? Thank you.

     

    Just to clarify my above comment. The tickets were all purchased together, it is a layover.

     

    If the tickets were bought together you should not have to claim your bags or go through security. You can walk from T2 to T3 inside security. Just walk to the base of T2 and make a right.

     

    Also, yes, you should have enough time if your first flight is on-time and also you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Canada.

     

  • TXL-ORD-MIA
    Apr 28, 2015
    1
    Hello there! I have a flight from Berlin (TXL) to Chicago and then a domestic connection to Miami (all in one tricket) I arrive to terminal 5 and then departure from terminal 3 Do I have to claim my baggage, and recheck? I am also not the U.S. citize so I have to go through emigration and custom at ORD am i right? Is 1 hour 55 mins enough time to catch the flight to MIA?

     

    Yes, in ORD you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, then re-check your bags at the transfer desk, then take the ATS Train to Terminal 3 and go through security. You should have enough time.

     

  • changing terminals
    Apr 28, 2015
    3
    I will be landing at terminal 2 at 11:25 am and my connecting flight will be taking off from Terminal 5 at 13:30. Will 2 hrs & 5 mins time enough to take my connecting intenational flight. please someone give me sincere advise . I ma really scared.

     

    What airlines are you flying? Were your tickets purchased separately or together? Will you have checked bags? I can't really answer this question without that info.

     

    Air canada from Toronto pearson Intn"l airport and the thru Airindia to delhi from terminal 5 I purchased my tickets togethet i will have hand bags and we r 4 people

     

    That should be enough time. You will preclear US immigration and customs in Toronto. All you have to do is take the ATS train from T2 to T5, get your Air India boarding passes if you don't already have them, then go through security.

     

  • Copenhagen to Chicago to St. Louis
    Apr 27, 2015
    1
    I arrive at 5:40pm in Terminal 5 SAS airlines and need to get to Terminal 1 United to catch a 9:06pm to St. Louis. Tickets were purchased separately. Will this give me enough time to connect?

     

    That should be plenty of time.

     

  • detroit - ohare - tokyo connection
    Apr 27, 2015
    1
    i have a 40 minute layover between my united flight from detroit to my united flight to tokyo. all is in terminal one. will this be enough time? will there be a security check at ohare?

     

    There is no security check at O'Hare, all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Your flight from Detroit may actually arrive in Terminal 2 but it is connected to Terminal 1 inside security.

     

  • arriving from london going to cleavland
    Apr 27, 2015
    2
    I am arriving from london 6.15pm on united, would like to catch the 7.13pm to cleavland, possible?

     

    An I have 2 different reservations

     

    No, not possible. Either get an earlier flight from London or a later flight from Cleveland.

     

  • MIA to ORD to FAR
    Apr 26, 2015
    1
    Flying AA from Miami to Fargo, ND with connection in Chicago. Landing ORD at: 7:03 pm Departing at: 8:00pm. Enough time?

     

    Yes, that should be plenty of time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 3.

     

  • [sea to lhr through ord] 60 mins enough?
    Apr 26, 2015
    2
    My flight is with United Airlines from Seattle to Heathrow with a connection in Chicago. The flight is set to arrive at 5.20pm (I don't know which terminal) and the next one departs at 6.20pm from Terminal 1. Is this enough time to make it? Will have to recheck baggage? What happens if there's a delay on their end and I miss the flight?

     

    If your first flight is on United it will also arrive in Terminal 1. All you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time. If you miss your flight because your first flight is late, you will be rebooked on the next flight. There is a 9 PM flight to Heathrow.

     

    Yes, the first flight is with United as well. Thank you for replying. It was the only flight available to me and I was kind of panicking.

     

  • Transfer tim enough?
    Apr 25, 2015
    1
    I arrive on United at 7.10pm in terminal 1 - need to claim baggage and then check in for the 8.30 Emirates flight to Dubai in terminal 5. Is this enough time? can I check in the baggage at terminal 1?

     

    No, you will need to bring the bags to Terminal 5. You will barely have enough time if your first flight is on-time. The Emirates check-in desk closes 1 hour before departure, so you only have 20 minutes to arrive, get your bags, and take the ATS Train to Terminal 5. If you can get an earlier flight to Chicago I highly recommend it.

     

  • 2:05 layover enough?
    Apr 25, 2015
    1
    Hi. Will be flying in from Qatar and out to DSM with 2 hours 5 mins between flights. I believe it will be terminal 5 and 3. Will this be enough time for the layover?

     

    Yes, if your tickets were purchased on one reservation that should be enough time.

     





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