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  • tampa to bogota through FLL on spirit
    Mar 20, 2016
    I am flying on Spirit from Tampa to Bogota with a 42 minute layover and one checked bag. Will I make it? I booked both flights on spirit's site.


    It's possible but it obviously leaves no time to spare if the flight from Tampa is delayed.


  • Delta from LGA -- FLL -- Jetblue to Turks & Caicos
    Mar 15, 2016
    Thinking of booking a flight from LGA that lands at FLL (Terminal 2) at 10:19am. My flight on Jetblue (Terminal 3) to Turks & Caicos is at 11:15am. Is this enough time to make my connection? No checked bags.


    If you are able to check in for your Jetblue flight online, your Delta flight is on-time (a bit if coming from LGA) and if you run to Terminal 3 and the security lines are short, you might have a chance. I wouldn't try it.


  • Changing planes
    Mar 8, 2016
    I arrive to FLL in JetBlue at 5:10 am from Quito and have a connection to Atlantic City, NJ at 7:05 with Spirit. No checked in luggage; do I have enough time?


    Yes, that should be enough time.


  • Jetblue from PLS -- FLL -- Delta to LGA
    Mar 15, 2016
    I land from PLS (Turks and Caicos) on Jetblue flight at 4:00pm on a Sunday, no checked bags only carry-on, and want to book a 5:20pm Delta flight to LGA. Is this enough time?


    With no checked bags if you are already checked in for your Delta flight you have a chance, but you will really have to run to Terminal 2 to make it in time. It is not close to Terminal 4 where you will arrive.


    i assume i have to go through customs when i land from turks and caicos right? is that terminal 4? bc it looks like JetBlue is terminal 3 which looks a bit closer to 2


    Yes, Terminal 4 is the only terminal with immigration and customs, so that's where you arrive.


  • Brazil Azul - FLL - MCO (spirit)
    Mar 5, 2016
    I land in FLL from Brazil at 5:30 a.m. flying Azul operating terminal 4 and want to book a spirit flight for MCO leaving at 7:05 (terminal 4). Is 1h35min enough to go through immigration and customs? Will I have to go through security again? No checked bags.


    Yes, you will have to go through security again. With No checked bags you can probably make it.


  • Connecting flight customs?
    Mar 5, 2016
    Hi, so I'm flying from Tampa to FLL on my way to punta Cana. My flights are close together and I was wondering do I go through customs in Tampa or Fort Lauderdale? If in ft lauderdale I may miss my flight.


    There is no US Customs when departing the United States.


  • spirit connections
    Mar 3, 2016
    I land in FLL from Detroit at 9:49 a.m. on a Tuesday and want to book a flight leaving FLL to Colombia on Spirit leaving at 10:47 am. Carryon only. Can I do it?


    Yes, that should be possible if you are already checked in for both flights.


  • domestic to international connection
    Mar 2, 2016
    I am flying from Chicago to FLL on United then fly to Brazil on Azul Airlines. will I have to go through security again when I land in FLL?


    Yes, you will. United and Azul are in different terminals and the Terminals at FLL are not connected inside security.


  • Mex-FLL-Jamaica
    Mar 2, 2016
    Do I have enough time to move from jet blue terminal where my flight arrive Mex-FLL at 10:10 to spirit terminal where my flight to Jamaica departure at 12:00? 1 hour 50 minutes will be enough for migration and check in my luggage?


    No, that is not enough time for your connection with checked luggage. Do not book that ticket.


    And if I don't have luggage to check?


    Without checked baggage you'd have a chance, but don't expect Spirit to reacccommodate you if you miss your connection.


  • Terminal 2 to Terminal 1
    Mar 1, 2016
    I am flying in on an air canada flight (will have already cleared customs) at terminal 2 at 1903 and have a connecting flight with silver at 1955. Will this be enough time, will my bags be checked through to final destination?


    Air Canada and Silver Airways do not have an interline baggage agreement, so you will have to claim them from Air Canada and take them to silver to re-check. It will be very difficult for you to make it to the Silver counter before the bag check cutoff, even though their flights are frequently late.


  • Nicaragua-FLL-MCO
    Feb 28, 2016
    I am booked on a Spirit flight from MGA to FLL, knowing that I must clear customs in FLL, will I have enough time to catch my connecting flight to Orlando? Times: Arrive FLL 5:59am Sunday morning Depart for MCO at 7:05. One checked bag.


    It's not impossible but everything has to go perfectly for it to work. On the good side, I believe the flight from Managua is the first arrival into FLL in the morning so you shouldn't have any lines at immigration.


  • Jamaica-FLL-LAX
    Feb 28, 2016
    Have an hour layover with only a carry on is that enough time? Spirit from Jamaica and Jet blue to LAX


    flight gets there at 5:45 and leaves at 7


    No, I don't think that will be possible unless your Spirit flight arrives quite early. You will have to go through US Immigration and Customs, change terminals, and go through security.


  • Spirit BOG-DEN arriving FLL 6:45 departing 8:05 am
    Feb 27, 2016
    We will have an hour and twenty minutes layover at FLL. Tickets with Spirit from Bogota, Col to Denver, CO. Is that enough time? We have bags checked. Thanks


    That's barely enough time, but considering the early arrival, you should be OK.


  • Jamaica - FLL - SFO connection time
    Feb 24, 2016
    We land into FLL on Jet Blue in the international terminal at 5:19pm. We leave out of Terminal 3 at 7:03pm (connection time 1 hr 44 mins). Is that long enough to clear customs, change terminals, and get to our flight? We may or may not have bags. Thank you!


    That should be enough time as long as your first flight is on-time.


  • Mex-FLL-NY
    Feb 23, 2016
    Flight from Mexico City to FLL with JetBlue arriving 0940, departing FLL to NY LaGuardia 1120 with Spirit. Possible with checked baggage? No idea if it involves a terminal change (advice welcome here too!). Thanks


    I really wouldn't try this with checked baggage. The chances you'll be stuck in FLL with no onward transport are very high. If you miss your connection Spirit will do nothing to accommodate you.


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