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My flight is from New Delhi to Toronto via frankfurt. (Both flights lufthansa). Do I need to check in my luggage again?? I have a layover time of 2 hours...
No, you don't have to do anything with your bags in Frankfurt. Just go through security and to your departure gate.
Hi, thanks for all the amazing advice BTW. connecting in frankfurt....do we collect bags?....we are in and out of terminal 1 with a 60min connection....sound achievable? just go thru passport control?
No, you won't have to collect your bags, just go through passport control, assuming both flights are on Lufthansa.
I am flying from Paris to Calgary Canada through Frankfurt with a 1 hour and 10 minute transfer time. Is that enough and what do I need to do? Will my luggage be transferred for me as well?
If both flights are on the same reservation on Lufthansa/Air Canada you just have to go through Schengen exit passport control and to your departure gate. You have enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Hi. We are flying from Orlando to Frankfurt with United Airlines and then on to London Heathrow, again with UA, with a 60 min layover. Will this be enough time? Will hold luggage automatically transfer? Will we need to change terminals/go through security and passport control again?
United does not fly from Orlando to Frankfurt or Frankfurt to London. Both flights will be on Lufthansa. All you have to do in Frankfurt is go through Schengen Entry passport control and to your departure gate. Both flights will be in the same terminal. You should have enough time.
Yes joint flights UA + Lufthansa. Very useful info. Thanks
Why would you have to go through passport control if you're flying on to a non-Schengen country?
Hi, we are travelling from Manchester UK to Rome with layover in Frankfurt. We have 90minutes going and 60minutes on return for transfers. Is this enough? We are only taking hand luggage. Also, as we have EU passports do we just go straight to departure gate?
Yes, that is enough time. Both ways you will have to go through passport control.
I'm arriving to Frankfurt via KU171 arrival time 11:25 hrs.(i don't know which Terminal) then Departure to Florence Via LH312 (i don't know which Terminal) at 12:30 hrs. with waiting time only 1:05 hrs.It is one Ticket and I have only hand bags Is it enough time and do I need to go through passport control.
You will arrive in Terminal 2 and depart from Terminal 1. Are your flights on the same reservation or two separate reservations? Do you have checked bags?
Thank you for your reply.my flight with same reservation one ticket and I have no checking bags.
I'm arriving to Frankfurt via KU171 arrival time 11:25 hrs. then Departure to Florence Via LH312 at 12:30 hrs. with waiting time only 1:05 hrs.It is one Ticket and I have only hand bags Is it enough time and do I need to go through passport control.
Thank you for your reply.my flight with same reservation one ticket and I have no checking bags
I'm arriving to Frankfurt via KU171 arrival time 11:25 hrs.(i don't know which Terminal) then Departure Via LH312 (i don't know which Terminal) at 12:30 hrs. with waiting time only 1:05 hrs. Is it enough time and do I need to go through passport control.
You will arrive in Terminal 2 and depart from Terminal 1. Are your flights on the same reservation or two separate reservations? Do you have checked bags?
Thank you for your reply.my flight with same reservation one ticket and I have no checking bags.
Then all you have to do is go through Schengen Entry passport control and security and on the Skyline from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1. You may also have to stop at the Lufthansa transfer desk to get your Lufthansa boarding pass if Kuwait Airways can't issue it.
Thank you ,very useful information. Is there is enough time with one hour to go through this assuming all flight on time.
It's just enough time if everything goes perfectly.
Hello, I will be flying from San Francisco to FRA on United airlines and connecting from there to Budapest also on United (but operated by Lufthansa) with a 2hr layover. My question is is it confusing to find the gates for connections? Will I arrive in say Gate A area and connect in the same area or will I have to go to B or C gates to connect? Will I have to go through passport control and security again and will I have to take a shuttle to get to a different gate?
You will have to go through Schengen Entry passport control but not security. Just follow the signs to your departure gate. Your departure gate will probably be a "bus gate" where a bus takes you to your aircraft. You have enough time.
Thank you, that is very helpful to know. I'm glad this forum exists!
We are flying from Washington on UA, transferring in FRA on Lufthansa traveling to Venice. We only have 1 hour. Will we need to pass through immigration or customs? Is 1 hour enough time assuming the flights are not delayed?
You will go through Schengen Entry Passport Control. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Lufthansa flights - Arriving with LH-691 from Tel-Aviv. Connection time to Munich is 1:15h.
I know this is rather tight schedule. Any tips how I can increase my chances to make it on time?