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  • Will I miss my plane?
    Aug 17, 2016
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    I land at DFW at 11:17am and take off at 12:00, both AA flights. Can we get help to the next gate as we both have health issues

     

    If you can't walk you can contact AA to request wheelchair service. All gates at DFW are connected inside security by the skylink train.

     

  • DFW-CZM
    Aug 17, 2016
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    I'll be flying with American Airlines from DFW-Cozumel. My flight in DFW lands at 11:33AM and I have to catch my flight to Cozumel departs at 12:15PM. Will this be enough time? I'm assuming I will have to rush.

     

    That is enough time if the first flight is domestic and on-time. The Skylink train connects all terminals and gates inside security.

     

  • DFW-CZM half hour layover
    Aug 17, 2016
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    I'll be flying with American Airlines from DFW-Cozumel. My flight in DFW lands at 11:33AM and I have to catch my flight to Cozumel at 2:53PM. Will this be enough time? I'm assuming I will have to rush.

     

  • US Custom Wait times at DFW
    Aug 16, 2016
    1
    I am looking at flights for leaving Sydney Australia and arriving at DFW to connect a flight to MSN. Wait is 1.45 hours. Will that be enough time to get through customs to connect flights?

     

    That's just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • conecting flights coming from Puerto Rico
    Aug 16, 2016
    1
    Arriving American Airlines 1584 from SJU at 1800 , next flight at 1900 also AA. Is 1 hour enough to catch the next flight? Will we have to go through immigration or leave secure area and go through TSA again? If we check our baggage at SJU will we have to collect it in Dallas? Thanks

     

    Flights from Puerto Rico to the mainland US are treated like domestic flights. All you have to do in DFW is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The skylink train connects all terminals and gates inside security.

     

  • Enough Time?
    Aug 15, 2016
    1
    I will be arriving at Dallas on the 17th from Tokyo at 8:25am and connect/depart to Philly at 10:30am. As an international, will I have enough time to go through all the processes and catch my connecting flight? If not, what should i do? Thanks for the help!

     

    You will arrive in the D concourse, go through customs and immigration, then go through TSA security once more at Concourse D. Once inside the secured area of the airport, take the train to your given departure concourse. This is enough time as long as your flight from Tokyo is on time.

     

  • connect flight
    Aug 15, 2016
    1
    I am flying from YVR to FLL via DFW, AA970 arrival time 1.45pm the connect to AA1402 departure time@ 2.25pm, only 40 min connection time,is it enough ? Please advise

     

    That's enough time if the first flight is on-time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. All you have to do in DFW is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate via the Skylink train.

     

  • Is it a international terminal
    Aug 13, 2016
    1
    I am flying from ORD to DFW then on to Cabo San Lucas on American. Will I have to go to International terminal?

     

    Yes, your flight to Cabo will depart from Terminal D, however, all you have to do is go there on the Skylink train. You do not have to go through security again and there is no US Immigration or Customs when departing the US.

     

  • Transit Time for QR 729 & AA 2369
    Aug 13, 2016
    1
    I will be arriving DFW (along with my wife & 1-year-old son) on Qatar airways at 15.35 and my connection flight to Vancouver is at 17.45. Is 2 hours sufficient to go through transit procedures? Do we have to claim the baggage?

     

    Yes, you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, go through security and to your departure gate on the Skylink train. You should have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • LHR to Cancun via Dallas
    Aug 11, 2016
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    I will be flying from London Heathrow to Cancun via Dallas. I arrive in Dallas at 16.40 my flight to Cancun is at 18:55 . Will I have enough time to make my connection? What is the process of transferring i.e. do i have to go through US customs/immigration?

     

  • San Jose to DFW to Toronto
    Aug 10, 2016
    2
    I am traveling via AA from SJC to DFW arriving at 5:24PM and then have an onward flight to Toronto at 6:25 PM. Since both are AA flights, I'm guessing I won't have to claim baggage at DFW, however, are 60 minutes enough to go through Immigration and Passport Control?

     

    There is no Immigration or passport control when leaving the US. Assuming you are coming from San Jose, California, all you have to do in DFW is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The skylink train connects all gates inside security. You have enough time.

     

    Thank you for the clarification, seems like I was sweating for no reason :-)

     

  • Newark to Hong Kong via Dallas
    Aug 9, 2016
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    I will be flying from Newark to Hong Kong via Dallas in October. I arrive Dallas at 11:22am, my flight to Hong Kong is at 12:50pm (approx 1hr30min). Will I have enough time to make my connection? What is the process for a domestic to international connection? Thanks!

     

    All you have to do is take the Skylink train from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Terminal D. you have enough time.

     

  • Hong Kong to Newark via Dallas
    Aug 9, 2016
    1
    I will be flying from Hong Kong to Newark via Dallas in September. I arrive Dallas at 4:15pm, and my flight to Newark is at 6:26pm (approx 2hr15min). Will I make my transfer? What is the process of international to domestic transfers?

     

    That should be enough time. You will arrive in Terminal D, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, and go through security and take the Skylink train to your departure gate.

     

  • San Antonio to Cancun via DFW
    Aug 9, 2016
    1
    If we depart from San Antonio Airport and go thru DFW to get to Cancun will we have to get and recheck our bags and go back thru security at DFW or will we just be able to go straight to the connecting flight?

     

    No, you just go directly to your departure gate on the Skylink train.

     

  • Traveling Shanghai to Pittsburgh
    Aug 8, 2016
    1
    I arrive in Dallas at 5:05 and depart to Pittsburgh at 6:30. Is this enough time to clear customs and make the flight?

     

    That's below the minimum recommended international to domestic connection time at DFW. It's possible, but everything has to go perfectly.

     

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