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  • connection time
    Dec 16, 2016
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    I'm traveling from Phoenix to Beirut on British with checked bags and stopping over in Chicago and London before I get there. I have 1h 20 min to go from terminal 3 to terminal 5 at ORD. Do I have enough time? And will I have to collect my bags and recheck them at T5?

     

    If everything is on the same reservation you don't have to do anything with your bags in Chicago. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • 30 minute connection time
    Dec 13, 2016
    1
    we are flying on American

     

    Yes, that is just enough time if the first flight is on-time. All American flights are in Terminal 3.

     

  • 30 minutes layover enough time?
    Dec 13, 2016
    1
    Hi there, I am looking at a flight from Fargo, ND to Knoxville, TN with a 30 minute connection time in Chicago.... Is that even enough time to get off the plane and find the next gate? Would it be in same terminal?? We will only have carry on luggage, so no checked bags to worry about. If the flight out of Fargo is delayed (as can happen due to weather) what would happen if we miss the connection? Any help is appreciated... Thank you

     

    What airline are you flying?

     

  • Connecting flight in 10 mins, same Terminal, possible?
    Dec 12, 2016
    1
    Hey, I will taking a flight tomorrow from Toronto to Houston, they problem is that usually flights are delayed due to bad weather and based on what happened today I will have 10-15 min to make it from Terminal 3 G13 to L6A. Do you think I can make it? If not I will probably try taking a different flight from Toronto.

     

    It's possible. What happened today has no bearing on what will happen tomorrow. It is only a 5-10 minute walk.

     

  • Connection time
    Dec 12, 2016
    1
    Hi I'm travelling with a checked bag from Toronto to Chicago to Tokyo. At O'hare i have 1h 41min. is that enough time to go from terminal 5 to 3. i will need to claim by bag? flight american 2334 to Chicago and then Japan airline JAL 9 to Tokyo Thank you!

     

    No flights from Toronto arrive in Terminal 5. Both flights will be in Terminal 3. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. You have enough time.

     

  • Connetion time ORD
    Dec 11, 2016
    2
    I will be traveling on Jan 1st from Monterrey Mexico to Greenville SC, with connection in Chicago with 1 hr and 25 min.. Do you think is enough time? the flight form Monterrey will arrive around 4:30pm

     

    With checked bags that's definitely not enough time. Without checked bags it will be very difficult. What airlines are you flying?

     

    with United airlines.

     

  • Domestic to International thru ORD
    Dec 9, 2016
    1
    I am traveling with a checked bag from Phoenix to Chicago to Dublin. At O'Hare do I need to claim my bag and go thru security again or can I check my bag all the way through? All the flights are on one ticket.

     

    What airlines are you flying?

     

  • Baggage collection
    Dec 8, 2016
    1
    We have a connecting flight fron San Diego to Heathrow in o'hare. It is an AA flight to Chicago then British airways to London. Will we have to collect our luggage at Chicago and recheck? Also we land at 15.45 and take off at 17.30 is that enough time to change from terminal 3 to 5?

     

    If both flights are on the same reservation you will not have to do anything with your bags in Chicago on the way to London. Yes, that is enough time to change terminals.

     

  • Fly from London to Salt Lake City, transfer in ORD
    Dec 8, 2016
    1
    Hi, I am booking flights for my client, who wishes to fly from LHR via ORD to SLC, the connection time in Chicago is 1h28 mins, is it enough to go through immigration, claim luggage and re-check in? Thank you.

     

    No, that is not enough time with checked baggage. In fact it would be quite difficult even without checked baggage.

     

  • Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 flying connection
    Dec 6, 2016
    3
    Hi, I will be flying from Colorado Springs to Frankfurt via Chicago ORD. I wiould like to know if once I check in my luggage in COlorado Springs I should claim my luggage in ORD and check in again. I fly United Airlines from COlorado to Chicago and Lufthansa from Chicago to Frankfurt. I also have to change the terminal from 2 to 1. Thank you in advance for your support.

     

    Hi again, I forgot to mention that II will have only 1 hour and 20 minutes for connecting flights. Do you think it is enough time for connecting to the Lufthansa flight to Frankfurt? Thank you!

     

    There is no US Customs when leaving the US. If all flights are on the same reservation all you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.

     

    Thank you very much for your qick reply!

     

  • Connection from American to Emirates possible in 2 hours 15 min ?
    Dec 4, 2016
    1
    I am traveling on 7 th Jan from DSM on AA3274 reaching ORD only at 5:23pm. My Emirates flight EK236 leaves at 7:40pm. I have to collect checked in bags, change terminals and recheck in bags. Whether 2 hours and 15 min sufficient for this transfer?

     

    That will be very difficult, bordering on impossible.

     

  • Flying from Mexico to Canada
    Dec 4, 2016
    1
    Flying from Puerto Vallarta to Winnipeg via Chicago. Is 1 hour 56 minutes enough time to change terminals and do we have to clear customs/immigration in Chicago? We have always flown direct before.

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. In Chicago you will arrive in Terminal 5, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, take the ATS Train to your departure terminal and go through security. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • Stl to ord to cancun
    Dec 4, 2016
    3
    I am flying from stl to ORD to Cancun . I have a one hour layover time at ORD to take my connections flight to Cancun . Will that one hour be enough time to clear security , immigration and get to gate on time for my Cancun flight ?

     

    There is no US Immigration or Customs when leaving the US. What airlines are you flying?

     

    Flying united airlines

     

    Then all you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate on your way to Cancun. All United gates are connected inside security.

     

  • Moving from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 with children
    Dec 3, 2016
    2
    My daughter is arriving in Terminal 2 at 7:08 pm and is supposed to leave from Terminal 1 42 minutes later (7:50). She will have two small children with her. Is there any kind of golf cart type of vehicle that could meet her and take her and the kids to the other terminal so they don't miss their flight? How would I contact that kind of service at O'Hare, if they have one? Thank you.

     

    There is no such service. She has enough time if the first flight is on-time. It is very doable. The two terminals are connected inside security by a walkway.

     

    Thank you!

     

  • Connection time
    Dec 3, 2016
    3
    Hi, I am flying from Costa Rica to miami, then from míami to Chicago. I arrive in Chicago at 5.45pm and my flight to London is at 7pm. Is 1h15enough time in Chicago. All flight with Al. Thank you.

     

    Read "flights with AA"........ Autocorrect got me.

     

    Yes, all you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in the H/K concourse.

     

    Thank you so much for the peace of mind!

     

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