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  • Is 80 minutes a long enough layover when arriving from UK
    Jul 13, 2016
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    We are UK passport holders looking to book from LHR to MCO via DTW, the stop over is 1:20 is this enough time. Both flights are with Delta.

     

    That's not impossible but leaves no time to spare if there are delays.

     

  • Time Between Concourses
    Jul 13, 2016
    3
    I will be arriving at either the b or c concourse and leaving at the a concourse. The posted arrival and departure difference is 30 minutes. What is the maximum time needed to get to the a concourse?

     

    You can get between any two gates is 15 minutes.

     

    We are UK passport holders looking to book from LHR to MCO via DTW, the stop over is 1:20 is this enough time. Both flights are with Delta.

     

    That's not impossible but leaves no time to spare if there are delays.

     

  • Delta Flight Connection
    Jul 5, 2016
    1
    I am wondering if 48 minutes is enough time for a layover flight. I am flying from Nashville to Detroit with a 48 Minute layover until my connecting flight to Minneapolis leaves. Any help would be appreciated.

     

    Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, which shouldn't take more than 10-15 minutes.

     

  • DTW to SLC
    Jun 29, 2016
    1
    I have a 37 minute layover and need to go from gate C6 to A-20 will I have enough time?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. concourses B and C are connected to A inside security by a short underground tunnel.

     

  • Delta connection at DTW
    Jun 29, 2016
    1
    I will be having a 1h30mins layover at DTW. I will be arriving from NRT and flying to MDW. Will it be enough time to clear my student visa/visitor passport and re-check in?

     

    You will already be checked in for both flights. in DTW you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, and go through security. You should have just enough time if your flight from Tokyo is on-time.

     

  • Connection time
    Jun 25, 2016
    3
    Hi I am flying in on Virgin from London Heathrow,first time with family in America and then connecting to Orlando with delta 1hr 9mins turn around time.is this possible, my daughter is disabled and uses a wheelchair.

     

    No, that is not a legal International to Domestic connection time, even at an uncongested airport like DTW. You need at least 90 minutes.

     

    Thanks zap I have spoken to Virgin and they say the minimum time is 45mins for a connection.

     

    That is completely wrong. Whoever you are talking to clearly doesn't understand the procedures for entering the US.

     

  • MAKING A CONNECTION AT DTW
    Jun 24, 2016
    1
    Flying from Cincinnati on Delta and connecting with Virgin Atlantic to London . What is the minumum connection time that is easily doable for someone using a cane?

     

    45 minutes is doable, but I'd prefer an hour.

     

  • Making a connection
    Jun 17, 2016
    1
    I am flying from Montreal to Cancun through Detroit, I land at gate B7 and depart at gate A75 with 1 hour between flights. Is this easily doable?

     

    Yes, Concourse A and B are connected inside security by a tunnel.

     

  • Connection time
    Jun 17, 2016
    1
    I will be flying in from Paris via Detroit onward to Pittsburgh. Is a connection time of 1 hour 45min. do-able? The flight is Oct 2016.

     

    In October yes, that should be possible.

     

  • SFO - DTW - MUC
    Jun 13, 2016
    2
    Hi, I am flying to MUC from SFO via DTW. My layover is 1 hour. Is this enough time? Is there any trick that can improve my chances if things go wrong (i.e., can the crew call the other plane to wait for me)?

     

    Both Delta. Is a general practice to wait for passengers? Is statistically this flight generally delayed?

     

    They do not hold flights. Detroit is an uncongested airport and it will only take you 10 minutes tops to get from your arrival gate to your departure gate, so you shouldn't have trouble with this connection unless something goes seriously wrong.

     

  • Detroit to Amsterdam
    Jun 7, 2016
    2
    Hi, I am considering booking a flight Kansas City-Detroit-Amsterdam on Friday, November 11, but the layover in Detroit is 1 hour 24 minutes. Would that be enough time? Thank you!

     

    Yes, that is enough time. You just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Detroit.

     

    Thank you!

     

  • AMS -> DTW -> CAK
    Jun 6, 2016
    1
    Hi. I'm traveling from Amsterdam to Akron via Detroit. I have 2 hours transfertime available, is that sufficient? I've traveled via Atalanta last year and missed the domestic flight with 2.5 hours transfer time. US Customs / immigration took 2 hours alone on that trip, so I am a little worried about the setup in Detroit or a faster process could be expected. Thanks in advance. Thomas

     

    Detroit usually is much faster. That should be enough time.

     

  • 37 Minute Connection
    May 31, 2016
    1
    Is 37 minutes enough time for a connection flight, both are on Delta first flight arrive A57 next flight leaves A28?

     

    Yes, that is enough time if the first flight is on-time.

     

  • From Amsterdam to Ft Lauderdale
    May 31, 2016
    2
    Hi. I am flying from Amsterdam to Fort Lauderdale with 1 stop at Detroit Airport. I am travelling with Delta (KLM) DL 135 arriving 1,41 p.m. at Detroit and next flyght to Fort Lauderdale is 4 p.m. with DL 1804. Do I have enough time for this transfer, must I pick up my Luggage first and then customs and where dropping luggage. . Which court must I go to. Thank you for your answer..

     

    Court must be concourse must I go to. Sorry for the mistake.

     

    That is plenty of time. Yes, 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 to your departure gate on Concourse A.

     

  • London to DTW to Tampa
    May 31, 2016
    1
    Hi All booked thru Virgin Atlantic; Got 1hr 30 mins to clear customs and collect luggage, re-check and board Virgin flight to Tampa. How tricky is this going to be and will it be enough time? Landing DTW at 1350 and flight leaving for Tampa at 1530?

     

    It should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

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