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  • Sufficient time for connecting flight in Dallas Airport to Hong Kong
    Oct 9, 2015
    I will take a flight from Saint Louis, MO to Dallas, then from Dallas to Hong Kong. Is 1 hour 25 minutes sufficient for connecting flight in Dallas Airport? Will it be too tight?


    I will take American Airline for both flights


  • Two Questions
    Oct 9, 2015
    I have booked my son on American from Denver to Costa Rica. He will change planes in Dallas and only has 45 minutes to get to Terminal D for his connecting flight , will he be able to do this? Also will he go through passport control/customs in Denver because his end destination is Costa Rica. Or will he only have to go through customs once he arrives in Costa Rica?


    There is no Passport control when leaving the US. He just has to take the SkyLink from his arrival terminal to D in DFW. He has enough time.


  • Short connection
    Oct 9, 2015
    I have a flight from Canada to DFW on American Airlines with only 50 minutes to make a connection to an American Airlines flight to Charlotte. Is this gonna work???? Any advice appreciated


    Yes, that is enough time. The Skylink train connects all gates inside security and they will preclear US Customs in Canada.


  • Clearing customs
    Oct 6, 2015
    Arriving at DFW from Cozumel with 1 hour 45 minutes before connecting flight to Madison, WI. Will this be adequate time?


    that should be barely enough time.


  • Emirates to AA : 2hours 20min
    Oct 5, 2015
    Hello I land in DFW on emirates arrving around 9:45am and then have a ticket to las vegas on AA. I have approximately 2hrs and 20min. Is this enough to clears customs, grab my bags and re-checkin?


    It should be barely enough time if your Emirates flight is ontime.


  • 3.5hrs connecting from HKG to Cancun via Dallas
    Sep 30, 2015
    I bought ticket together with American Airlines, from Hong Kong (I have a valid US B1/B2 visa) via Dallas to Cancun with the same airline, same agent. Do I need to go through security and immigration and check my bag again in dallas? I assumed my bags can be checked through from HKG to Cancun. Just want to make sure.


    You will have to go through Immigration and Security in Dallas. You should not have to claim your bags because you are on an International to International transfer.


    Sep 30, 2015
    I have a two hour fifteen minute layover from my flight with AA from Shanghai to my connecting flight with AA to Atlanta, is this enough time and will I need to pick up my bags and re-check them?


    That should be enough time. You will claim your bags to go through US Customs then re-check them at the re-check desk immediately after.


    Any idea I go to after getting off, totally unfamiliar with the airport. Thanks for your fast response!


    Any idea which terminal I go to after getting off, totally unfamiliar with the airport.


    You will depart from Terminal A or C.


    Awesome, thanks!


  • A to D
    Sep 30, 2015
    How long would you say it takes to get from terminal A9 to D36?


    Less than 10 minutes on the SkyLink train.


  • International Connection
    Sep 25, 2015
    I arrive at DFW from Chihuahua Mexico at 10:04am and I have a connection flight to Beijing at 11:30am, is it enough 1ht 26min to clear customs and get to my Beijing flight. I´m using American Airlines.


    That should be barely enough time if everything goes smoothly. Both flights will be in Terminal D and you will have to go through US Immigration, Customs, and Security during your connection.


    Thanks a loto for your prompt response. Best Regards.


  • DTW -> DFW -> DXB
    Sep 25, 2015
    i am flying from Detroit to Dallas. My next flight to Dubail in 3 hours. looks like i have to check out the bags and go to terminal D from A. Do i have sufficient time to claim bags and reach terminal D? Do i need to clear immigration in Dallas? Please advise.


    That should be enough time. You have to take a shuttle bus from A to D. No, there is no US Immigration when leaving the US.


  • Flying out to India from DFW 1 hr 5min lay over
    Sep 25, 2015
    I am flying from Charlotte to India connecting thru Dallas and then HongKong I have 1 hr 5 min lay over in Dallas to make my HongKong flight. I will not have checked in luggage. Do I go thru passport control or security in Dallas for the HongKong flight? US Citizen. I will be arriving to Terminal E with US and leaving with American Airlines to HongKong.


    There is no US Customs when leaving the US. You will just show your passport to the gate agent when boarding the plane.


  • DFW Flight to Hong Kong 1 hr lay over
    Sep 25, 2015
    I have a connecting flight in Dallas ( coming from Charlotte) to HongKong. Do I need to clear customs? My layover is only 1 hr. Can I make my flight?


    There is no US Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate in terminal A, C, or E to your departure gate in Terminal D. The SkyLink train connects all terminals inside security. You have enough time.


  • British Airways LHR to DFW connecting ALASKA AIR to PDX
    Sep 22, 2015
    We have 1 hour 10 minutes to clear customs and catch an Alaska Airlines flight to Portland OR - is that enough time.


    NO! That is not enough time. You need at least 100 minutes.


  • Montreal - Dallas - Cancun
    Sep 21, 2015
    I am flying from Montreal to Cancun, Mexico, with a connection in DFW. The time between the arrival and departure in DFW is 52 minutes. Will that be enough?


    Flight is with AA.


    Yes, that should be enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Montreal.


  • Houston to Dallas to Sydney travel
    Sep 20, 2015
    I am traveling from Houston to Dallas by American eagles airlines to connect Sydney by qantas airlines. The layover time is 1 hour 40 minutes. Will it be enough to connect? Can baggage be booked at Houston? I have both the flights on same ticket and I ab not an American should I have to go through immigration


    Yes, bags will be checked in Houston. All you have to do in Dallas is go from your arrival gate in Terminal B to your departure gate in Terminal D. There is no US Immigration when leaving the US. You have enough time.


    Thanks a lot for your prompt response. Much appreciated


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