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  • Enough time?
    Feb 18, 2016
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    I arrive from Calgary to DFW and have a 1 hour and 11 minute layover. I will have no checked luggage. Will I have enough time to make it through customs and security?

     

    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Calgary. All you have to do in DFW is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You should have enough time. The SkyLink train connects all terminals inside security.

     

  • Is 45 minutes enough for domestic to international connection?
    Feb 18, 2016
    1
    American just changed my flight time and I'm afraid I won't have time to make the second flight. I land at DFW from North Carolina at 9:50 a.m. in Terminal B. My flight for Mexico leaves at 10:35 a.m. from Terminal D. Will it work? Both flights are on the same ticket.

     

    It's not impossible, The Skylink train connects all terminals inside security and all you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Since it is an involuntary schedule change you could call and request an earlier flight from North Carolina and they should not charge a change fee, if such a flight exists.

     

  • Enough time?
    Feb 17, 2016
    1
    I land from Cancun on AA at 1:45. I have a 1hr50min layover before connecting to Baltimore at 3:35. Is this enough time? Also, how busy is customs and immigration at this time of day. Lastly, heavy thunderstorms are in the forecast for Sunday afternoon, which is when I fly. Could this affect my arrival or departure? Thanks!

     

    That will be a difficult connection. Yes DFW is impacted by thunderstorms but usually recovers quickly.

     

  • Is 1:30 enough time to connect from international to domestic
    Feb 17, 2016
    1
    Arriving from Puerto Vallarta on AA at 3:19pm departing to BWI also on AA at 4:50pm, no checked bags. Will I have enough time to make the connection?

     

    That should be enough time. Since you have no checked bags you can use the Onestop line.

     

  • Clearing Customs
    Feb 16, 2016
    1
    I am flying from Cabo with a connection at DFW. We are scheduled to arrive at 11:58 am with a departure at 1:50 pm. The last time through DFW in November it took 2.5 hours to get through customs. Is two hours enough presently.

     

    It should be enough time.

     

  • For international flight
    Feb 16, 2016
    1
    Hey I am flying from Birmingham , Alabama to Dallas by American Airlines and I have to Doha by Qatar airways , how I have to get my boardingpass for Qatar airways at Dallas ? I have to go out to at counter of Qatar and get boarding pass and again ihave to do security check in?

     

    If both tickets are on the same reservation then American should be able to issue your Qatar boarding pass in Birmingham and all you have to do in DFW is take the skylink train to terminal D.

     

  • Connecting flight
    Feb 15, 2016
    1
    Hi! Im flying from London to DFW. From Dallas I need to take a plane to go to Jackson, MS. I have 2 hours between my flights. Do you think is it enough ? If I miss my flight can I get in an other plane to Jackson ? Cause I must be there the next day. Thanks for your answer.

     

    In DFW 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, then go through security and take the Skylink train to your departure gate. You should have enough time if your flight from London is on-time.

     

  • SJD to DFW to Ord
    Feb 15, 2016
    4
    Coming from Cabo transferring in Dallas to Chicago, where do i go thru customs and will my bags check all the way to Chicago

     

    In DFW 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, then go through security and take the Skylink train to your departure gate.

     

    Are there GOES machines at DFW?

     

    DFW has Global Entry if that's what you're asking. GOES is the system where you maintain your Global Entry account.

     

    Thanks, I did mean global entry which I have

     

  • Checked Baggage Pick Up
    Feb 14, 2016
    1
    Hello I will be arriving to DFW on the Qantas flight from Sydney and I am connecting to an American Airlines flight to Miami. Do I have to pick up my checked bags at DFW or are they checked through to Miami?

     

    Yes, in DFW you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then go through security and take the Skylink train to your departure gate.

     

  • DOH-DFW-YVR
    Feb 12, 2016
    1
    Hi, my wife and 2 small kids are planning on travelling from DOHA to DFW ( Qatar Airways) and they would have a 1 hr 40 min connection in DFW to proceed to their final destination in YVR (Vancouver) via American Airlines. Do you think there would be enough time for them to make the transit in DFW? I need to decide on the ticket in that case. Thanks

     

    That is barely enough time.

     

  • REC-DFW-SFO
    Feb 11, 2016
    2
    Hello, I will arrive in DFW at 5:20 AM via American Airlines and I have a connecting flight to SFO at 7:30 AM via United Airlines. It that enough time? How should I proceed there?

     

    Seeing that REC and DFW have no direct flights, I assume you are connecting at MIA or another domestic airport? If this is the case and your American and United airlines ticket were booked on the SAME reservation, then all you need to do is ride the skylink train to Terminal E, no need to leave security. If they are booked on DIFFERENT reservations, you need to exit the secured area and claim any checked luggage and ride the Terminal Link Bus to Terminal E where you will check in with United. Please clarify your routing out of REC

     

    disregard didnt see previous post

     

  • REC-DFW-SFO
    Feb 11, 2016
    6
    Hello, I will arrive in DFW at 5:20 AM via American Airlines and I have a connecting flight to SFO at 7:30 AM via United Airlines. It that enough time? How should I proceed there?

     

    There is no nonstop AA flight from Recife to DFW. Are you connecting somewhere else first. 2 hours is barely enough time to make an international to domestic connection through two different terminals on two different tickets. If you are on an International arrival into DFW, you will arrive in Terminal D where you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags and go through US Customs, then you will have to take a shuttle bus to Terminal E and re-check your bags with United and go through security.

     

    Yes. I have a previous connection at GRU. So, I guess that I will have to run.

     

    Btw, I bought the trip as a single ticket trough Priceline. I have a single e-ticket number.

     

    Yes. I have a previous connection at GRU. So, I guess that I will have to run.

     

    OK, in that case if your bags are checked through to SFO you can re-check them at the re-check desk in Terminal D after customs and if you have your United boarding pass you can go through security in Terminal D and then take the Skylink train to Terminal E, which is much faster than taking the shuttle bus.

     

    Btw, I bought the trip as a single ticket trough Priceline. I have a single e-ticket number.

     

  • Connection time and luggage
    Feb 10, 2016
    1
    Hello. I'm flying from London to Puerto Vallarta via a connection in Dallas. Both flights are American Airlines. I have 2.5 hours time to take the flight from the same terminal to which we arrive. Is it enough time? And will our baggage go straight through?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. Since you are on an International to International connection you should not have to claim your bags but you will have to go through US Immigration, customs, and security.

     

  • ELP-DFW-LHR. Is 1 hour 10 minutes in DFW enough?
    Feb 9, 2016
    1
    Hi, I will be landing at DFW (from ELP) with AA at 14:35, and leaving to LHR from terminal D at 15:45 - giving me only 1 hour 10minutes. I will travel with ESTA, I have a checked baggage an I am EU citizen. Is that enough time to do everything I need to? Thank you!

     

    There is no US Customs when exiting the US. All you have to do in DFW is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The SkyLink train connects all terminals inside security. You have enough time.

     

  • Transfer baggage
    Feb 10, 2016
    2
    My daughter is flying from Sydney on Quantas (7308) to BWI on American 2361. She has been told she must pick her bags in a transfer location... where is that and does she need to check in again?

     

    You don't have to ask the same question twice.

     

    Please collect your Check-in Luggage's and come out, Within few way you will find a RECHECK section where there will be some guys collect the check luggage's (Baggages). They will transfer it to the next airlines so that you can collect it in the final destination without worries

     

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