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  • Question:
    Jan 27, 2016
    I am considering booking a flight into Detroit from Fort Myers and would have one hour to catch my plane to Minneapolis. I'm old and move slow. Is this enough time? I have not had the best experiences in Detroit. Thanks.


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. Both flights will be on the A concourse of the McNamara Terminal.


    Kansas to cleaveland by Delta flight with 39 minutes layover in Detroit will I be able to catch the flight from Detroit to Cleaveland


  • Will I make my connecting flight?
    Nov 10, 2015
    I am flying on Delta 3319 from HSV to DTW. My connecting flight is Delta 2793 to MSP. The layover is 37 minutes. Will I make my connecting flight?


    If your first flight is on-time that should be enough time. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in the McNamara Terminal. If your first flight is late, Delta operates many flights from DTW to MSP.


  • travel help
    Dec 1, 2014
    I'm completely new to flying so any helpful information would be appreciated. My flight is from Toronto to Detroit on delta and then I have to transfer to air france for a flight to Paris in 45 minutes. Will my bags be automatically transferred when the air lines are different or will I have to pick them up and take them to the departure gate?


    On your way to Paris you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. All you have to do in Minneapolis is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Your bags will be tagged through to Paris.


    Sorry, that's all you have to do in Detroit, not Minneapolis.


  • YYZ -> DTW -> CVG
    Nov 26, 2014
    Hi, I am travelling from YYZ to CVG, with a layover at DTW. I am on a B visa. I am also a Canadian PR holder. Do I have to go through Immigration at DTW? Also, my layover time is 48 mins, will that be sufficient time to go through all the procedures? Thanks.


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. In Detroit all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Yes, 48 mins is enough time to do that if your first flight is on-time.


  • Arrival time
    Jun 2, 2014
    I have guests leaving DTW on a 6:00 a.m. American flight to Miami. One of the two guests will continue on to the Dominican Republic on another flight. What time do they need to check in for their flight? Two hours doesn't seem right as the airport is usually deserted at 4:00 a.m.


  • Time needed before flight
    Mar 31, 2014
    Hi, I have a flight out of Detroit to Nashville on a Friday at 7am. If I'm not checking any bags, just a carry-on, about what time do I need to arrive to the airport by? Thanks!


    If you check-in online you could get to the airport about 45 minutes before your flight since then all you will need to do is go through security and to your gate.


    Thank you! Does it not take them a long time to search through your carry-on? I've never packed all of my things into a carry-on suitcase before. Thanks again


    Your carry-on should not have to be searched unless you pack something that you're not allowed to carry.


  • 32 minutes layover
    Mar 12, 2014
    Hi ! I'm leaving from Knoxville with delta to detroit and then going back home to Ottawa. The flight is june 29th pm. They changed flights hour and we have now a 32 minutes connection, do you think it's possible to make it ? It's the only flight of the day


    Yes if your first flight is on time its enough time. Both flights will likely be on the same concourse.


  • 44 minute layout enough time?
    Mar 7, 2014
    will 45 minute layover be enough time to get to connecting flight on time? flying in to DTW from JFK on Delta 2942 and fly out from DTW to Shanghai on Delta 583. thank you


    You arrive & depart from the McNamara Terminal. 45 mins is tight - & depends on how far apart your connecting gate is. I suggest you open www.ifly.com/dtw, click on 'Terminal Map' under 'QUICK LINKS', and scroll down to the 'McNamara Terminal' details.


    Both of your flights will be in the A concourse. If you get in on-time you should have plenty of time for your connection.


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