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  • changing terminal, two separate tickets,do I need visa
    Apr 29, 2016
    If instead I have to change terminals from 1 to 2 in Frankfurt but also am arriving in Frankfurt on condor but to Bombay on Emirates. I do not need a visa intransit but if changing terminals do I need a visa


    It depends on your Citizenship and if you hold a valid visa for the US. Where are you coming from? Are your tickets on one reservation or two separate reservations?


    The person has a Nepalese passport. He does not have any visa for the USA. This option would be on two separate tickets.


  • Connecting from Condor to Lufthansa
    Apr 29, 2016
    I am booked on one ticket arriving on Condor in Frankfurt at 12.35pm to leave Frankfurt to Bombay on Lufthansa at 1.35pm. Do I have to clear immigraion and is that enough time.


    I can't answer that question unless you post where you're flying from and flying to.


    Holding a Nepalese passport arriving in Frankfurt at 12.35pm on condor and leaving on Lufthansa to Bombay at 1.35pm. One ticket issued.


  • Change planes, change terminal
    Apr 27, 2016
    We are Ukrainian flying from punta Cana to Kiev, we stop in Frankfort terminal #1, our connection flight is at terminal #2, do we go through custom and immigration to get to terminal#2? If yes do we need travel visa to change terminals?


    The Skyline train allows transfer between terminals at FRA without having to go through passport control.


    We are flying Srilanka airlines which arrives on Terminal 2. Our connecting flight Air Canada is from Terminal 1. Is 1 hour 50 minutes enough time to transfer from one terminal to another. Our flight is not until August 2016.


  • Lufthansa to Condor
    Apr 26, 2016
    I am flying LH to Frankfurt, then Condor to Seattle USA, with 90 minutes connection time. Is it enough? Which terminal do I fly into and which do I fly away from? Thanks!


    Both flights are in Terminal 1. If both tickets are on the same reservation you have enough time.


    Thanks ZAP!


  • Vancouver to Split
    Apr 26, 2016
    Traveling from Vancouver (YVR) to Split, Croatia (SPU) on Lufthansa. Flight from Vancouver arrives in FRA at 1100 and connecting flight from FRA to SPU departs at 1205 also on Lufthansa. Is that enough time for connection? Do I only have to go through passport control and not worry about picking up my luggage in FRA? Thank you!


    You won't even go through passport control as Croatia is not yet in the Schengen Area. you just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You should have enough time.


  • Flight from Singapore - Frankfurt & Frankfurt - Punta Cana
    Apr 26, 2016
    Good afternoon everyone, I'm a Dominican Republic citizen and I will be heading back home from Singapore. My flight is originally with Lufthansa 779 with a connecting flight from Frankfurt to Punta Cana with Condor 2230. I was informed by my Travel Agent that I will need to get my luggage & check in for my connection with Condor once I arrive in Frankfurt. My question is does that mean I will need to go through immigration/customs? Or I will remain in the connection area of the airport? Dominican Republic Citizens are only entitle to a Transit Visa for 24 hours in Frankfurt.


    If you need to claim and re-check your baggage then you will need to go through passport control in which case you will need a transit visa.


  • Bangalore to Detroit
    Apr 26, 2016
    I am traveling from Bangalore to Detroit; would reach FRA at 9:00am in B23A and the connecting flight to Detroit is at 10:00am at Z50; would it be enough, considering the departing flight is to US


    Yes, that should be just enough time.


  • 2hr layover travelling from Toronto to Mallorca through Frankfort
    Apr 26, 2016
    Any navigational tips for getting through airport as quickly as possible-arrive Lufthansa 471 connect Lufthansa1152. What can we expect after We'd strike?


    You just go through Schengen passport control and to your departure gate. You should have enough time.


  • Getting from A to Z in 1 hour connection to IAD
    Apr 25, 2016
    I traveled through Frankfurt 2 days ago. I arrived from Brussels (via Florence). Plane parked on tarmac and we were bused to A (stops at A1). The loading and travel time was almost 25 mins. From there I went up the stairs and encountered a huge line for passport control. I waited in this line for 15 mins before realizing I would miss my flight if I did not do something. In this huge mass of people, I got the attention of one of the Lufthansa agents that are posted in the front of the line for no apparent reason. You would think they might be there to organize the line based on flight priority, but no. They do nothing. I said my flight leaves in 20 mins, what should I do? No suggestions or offer of help. The other people in line, who were also in danger of missing their flights, said I should just cut the line. So I did, collecting others with me along the way. We got near the head. At that point I started directing people to the open passport control agents. I seriously worried about getting arrested for upsetting the order of things but there really is no order. If you don't cut the line you will miss your flight! If you are lucky perhaps there won't be much of a line as it was for me when I traveled over (larger planes can park at the gate which shortens the time). But the truth of the matter is you have to cut. What they need to do is set up some kind of queue priority based on flight time. But that should have happened by now. Even after cutting the line I had to run to gate Z22 and only made the flight by 5 mins. Ridiculous.


  • gate connection
    Apr 24, 2016
    I am flying by lufthansa from prague to jeddah (saudi arabia) through frankfurt airport .. I will arrive at gate A26 at frankfurt airport and I will depart from gate B20 .. Do I have to go through security and passport control ... Do I have to take train or only walking .. How long it take? Thanks


    You will go through Schengen exit passport control. You should not have to take the train. An hour would be sufficient.


  • Transfer
    Apr 20, 2016
    Is 45 minutes enough transfer time for a flight with airline Lufthansa to Austrian Airlines?


    Where are you flying from and to?


    Apr 19, 2016
    I'm travelling on United from IAD to FRA and then FRA to DXB on LH. I have an 1:55 connection time in between the two legs. Is that enough time? It's all booked on one ticket.


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. All you have to do at IAD is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


    Did you mean at FRA? I'm departing from IAD and connecting through FRA. Thanks


    Sorry, yes, I meant FRA.


  • Prague-Frankfurt-Bangalore
    Apr 19, 2016
    Hi, I am flying with Lufthansa from Prague to Bangalore through Frankfurt with 70 minutes for gate transfer, all on one ticket. Is there enough time or should I try to find different flight?


    Yes, that should be enough time.


  • Is 1 hr transfer time enough for Lufthansa flights
    Apr 18, 2016
    My wife and daughter are travelling from Bangalore to detroit and have one hour gap between two flights, is the time enough to clear security and walk all the distance from one terminal to another terminal


    If both flights are on Lufthansa you will not have to change terminals. you should have enough time.


    Apr 18, 2016
    I have one hour connection in FRA, all booked on one ticket, but inbound to FRA with United, then outbound to LIN with LH. Is this enough time?


    That should be just enough time. You will go through passport control in Frankfurt.


    Thank you ZAP! Your prompt response is greatly appreciated!


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