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  • Flying from UIO to DFW
    Jun 3, 2016
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    Hi. My flight arrives on Saturday 5 AM at DFW and I have a connection for a domestic flight in 1hour 40 minutes. It is enough time to make the connection and custom.

     

    At that early time in the morning that should be just about enough time.

     

  • Enough time for international -> domestic transfer?
    Jun 2, 2016
    1
    I am flying in from Madrid to Dallas then need to make a connection to Boise. Originally had an hour and a half for the stop but now only have 30 minutes after a delay. I'm American and don't have to check any bags. Can I make it?

     

    I really doubt it.

     

  • LHR to DFW (skip leg to LFT) DFW to COS
    Jun 1, 2016
    2
    We are flying LHR to DFW and then have a leg going to LFT but we need to skip this leg. We have purchased instead a DFW to COS flight. When we go through customs, can we pick up our bags and check in for the COS flight, or will our bags continue to LFT? Would we need to cancel the leg to LFT?

     

    Yes, you will claim your bags and can them check them to COS. However, if you no show your flight to LFT and it is not the last flight of your reservation, the entire rest of your reservation may be canceled.

     

    Thank you! It is.

     

  • Enough time?
    Jun 1, 2016
    1
    I land in DFW from Memphis at 6:04pm and have a 7:22pm flight to Mexico on a Sunday. Will I have enough time as an Australian national? All advice is appreciated!

     

    Yes, all you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. the Skylink train connects all gates inside security. There is no US customs when leaving the US.

     

  • Enough time to go through customs
    Jun 1, 2016
    1
    I will travel from Cabo thru DFW to connect to my home state. Is an hour enough time to go through customs on a Friday in July? The other option is a 5 hour layover and I'd love to avoid that if possible.

     

    No, an hour is not enough time for an international to domestic connection through DFW.

     

  • LAW/DFW/PHX/SBP
    May 31, 2016
    1
    I will be flying into DFW on a domestic American Airlines flight and making a connecting flight to PHX which is also an American Airlines flight. Will I have to go through security again in DFW?

     

    No, you don't have to go through security in DFW. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The Skylink train connects all gates inside security.

     

  • Flying from LAW/DFW/PHX/SBP
    May 30, 2016
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    I will be flying into DFW on a domestic American Airlines flight and making a connecting flight to PHX which is also an American Airlines flight. Will I have to go through security again in DFW?

     

  • Connecting international to national
    May 30, 2016
    1
    Hi, I am coming in with AA on a flight from Germany and will have to connect to a domestic flight within 2 hrs 11 mins. Is that enough to make it through customs and recheck bags? Also, I've never had to recheck bags as I only flew direct so far. How does that work? Do I just follow signs for my connection flight Gate / domestic connections and will pass customs and the rechecking bag counters on the way or will I have to follow signs for baggage claim and pretty much exit the airport to reenter again for my connection? Also, will it be obvious where I have to put my luggage when rechecking, like, will it be just another counter or is it more like mass processing and everyone puts their luggage in the same place to be sorted and scanned by airport staff? Thank you!!!

     

    Yes, that should be just enough time. After immigration, you will claim your bags at the baggage, claim, go through US Customs, then drop them at the re-check desk immediately after, then go through security and take the Skylink train to your departure gate.

     

  • do i have to recheck my bag
    May 30, 2016
    1
    Im flying from Colombia, Bogotá to DFW and connecting to Japan, Narita. Do i have to pass imigration, pick up my bag and recheck it? Or does the bag go straight. AFlight is booked in same airline both legs

     

    You will have to go through US Immigration, Customs, and Security but you do not have to claim and re-check your bags.

     

  • Connection
    May 30, 2016
    1
    I have an hour connection upon arrival at Dallas airport from Austin to Seoul, Korea. Do I have to go through security check again? And are the domestic and international terminals connected? Thanks

     

    If both tickets are on the same reservation then you don't have to go through security - just go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. the Skylink train connects all terminals inside security.

     

  • connection at DFW
    May 27, 2016
    2
    Hi, I have a flight from LAX to Newark with around 1hr 50 min layover at DFW. Will that be sufficient? Do we have to claim our luggage and be re-checked when we reach DFW?

     

    both via AA. can someone give me some insights on how the process will be like? it's our first trip to the States. thanks a bunch!

     

    No, will not have to recheck bags. AA is in 3 of 5 terminals at DFW. You may need to take the overhead Skylink to get to other terminal. Very easy and quick.

     

  • Bad weather Memorial Weekend DFW
    May 26, 2016
    0
    Suppose to have bad weather on and off over the 3 day weekend in DFW. Most flights will be impacted both arrivals and departures. So all advice given is in perfect weather with everything on time. Make sure to find monitors to see the real times and check flight apps on mobile phone once you land

     

  • RNO/DFW/MBJ
    May 30, 2016
    1
    Arriving DFW at gate D38 at 11:35am and departing 12:15pm for MBJ. Is a 40-minute connection possible, assuming my flight arrives on time?

     

    Yes, that is barely possible if the first flight arrives on-time.

     

  • Connection Time
    May 30, 2016
    1
    Flying American 996 from EZE DFW DEN. Will the DFW to DEN (2374 ) connection time of 1:58 be suffcient ? Will be using Global Entry program at customs. Thanks

     

    With Global Entry that should be enough time.

     

  • 1:25 hrs layover from memphis to Paris
    May 30, 2016
    2
    Is 1 hr 25 mins layover enough from Memphis (BA4879) transit to Paris flight BA1536? Do I have to pass security check? Flying on June 2nd.

     

    arriving DFW at 3:57 PM, leaving DFW at 5:15 PM

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. You do not have to do go through security. Just take the skyLink train from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Terminal D. Note that your first flight from Memphis is operated by American.

     

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