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  • connection times in Frankfurt
    Jun 8, 2016
    Have a group arriving on Condor and transfering to Frankfurt...issued two seperate we need to do customs, claim luggage, check in with LH and clear much time do we need to allow?


    They don't have the TSA in Europe ;) It's just called security. I would want 3 hours between those flights, although maybe a little less would be possible.


    Thanks...I used wrong word of TSA...let's hope the 3 hours works


  • 65 Min connection from Naples to USA
    Jun 6, 2016
    My parents are in ther 70's and not very fast. We only have a 65 minute layover between Lufthansa flights LH337 and LH438, both in Terminal 1. We have 8 travelers booked 5 and 3, but they are all booked from Naples through to Dallas, TX. Do we have to go through schengen passport control and/or security of any kind? I know we won't have to deal with checked bags, but wondered how hard this connection will be and if we needed to find assistance.


    You will go through Schengen exit passport control - you should have enough time.




  • Enough time to connect
    Jun 9, 2016
    We will be arriving on Monday morning from Venice on luftansa. Will be connecting to an American flight to the US. Traveling on US passport have checked luggage. Will a two hour layover be adequate? Thanks!


    Are you on two separate reservations or one reservation?


    Two separate reservations.


    No, then that is not enough time.


    Thanks. We will adjust our plans.


    I arrive from Copenhagen to Frankfurt at 21.05 and at 22.00hours I have the next fly to Budapest. Are 55min enough to change fly on Frankfurt????


    Cristian, if both flights are on the same reservation on Lufthansa, that is enough time. You will not be leaving the Schengen Area.


    what if I am travelling from Asia to Frankfurt, and Frankfurt to New York on one reservation. and have a transit time of 40 minutes. will this be enough?


  • 55 minute enough for Copenhagen to US on Lufthansa for US Citizens?
    Jun 4, 2016
    Hi ZAP--First of all, many thanks for all the help you give to us worried travelers! Please help! Last year, we flew Prague to US with 1:15 min connection time and it was brutal. We were bused from plane to terminal which meant we had to go through security again and barely made flight--though my son and I ran the whole way. Guess I am crazy to try again, but I can get a great fare from Copenhagen to US on Luthansa if I take 55 min connection in Frankfurt. Do we stand a chance? No checked bags. Thank you in advance for any and all helps!!!


    It's not impossible. But you know exactly how difficult it is.


  • Frankfort to larnaca
    Jun 4, 2016
    Has anyone flown from Dublin to Frankfort and on to larnaca with a 50 minute changeover with Lufthansa? I wonder is this enough time? Thanks for your comments


    That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Canada to Delhi with stopover in LHR and FRA
    May 30, 2016
    DO I need a transit visa if I have very short stopovers in LHR and FRA while enroute to dEL?


  • Maa-Fra-Ams
    May 30, 2016
    hi, my daughter is travelling to amsterdam via frankfurt, in june Is a one hour connection time enough?


  • SFO to FRA to MUC
    Jun 2, 2016
    American passenger arriving in Frankfurt at approx 11:45AM on WOW Air and need to connect to a Lufthansa flight to Munchen at 2:15. Will this be time to collect luggage, clear customs and get to Lufthansa ? Thanks in advance


    You don't have to go through Immigration or customs as Iceland is in the Schengen Area. You should have enough time.


  • 1 hour 10 mins connection time
    May 21, 2016
    Arriving at FRA (terminal 1) from Seoul ICN, transit time 1 hr 10 mins to fly to London Heathrow. Is this sufficient time?


  • poonam rajey
    May 21, 2016
    I am travelling from New Delhi to Toronto via Frankfurt on Lufthansa. .My flights are LH-761 and connecting flight LH- 6676. I have 1.5 hrs at Franckfurt airport. Do I have to go through passport checking etc and is the time enough to reach to the departing gare?


  • NCE - FRA - MCO
    May 19, 2016
    Arriving from france with 73 year old mother at 12:30, leaving for Orlando Florida at 13:40. She can't run through a terminal. Do we have enough time, or should I purchase the Gate to Gate service to ensure we make this connection?


  • 2 hrs at FRA
    Jun 21, 2016
    My flight AI121 will arrive FRA at 18.40 (T1/ mostly gets delayed though). Next flight LH1208 to Basel at 20.40 (T1). Will I have to go through Passport control? What about baggage claim? Is it enough time?


    travelling from Vancouver to Austria with Condor. Landing in Frankfurt and transferring. Do I have to pick up luggage in Frankfurt and go through passport control. I only have 1.5 hours


  • Connection time at FRA
    May 19, 2016
    We are flying American Airlines from CLT to FRA then need to transfer to a Lufthansa flight (separate itinerary) for a flight from FRA to CDG. We have about 2hr 10 min to go through customes, collect bags and then recheck them for next flight. Is that enough time?


    May 19, 2016
    Canadian citizen flying from London to Split, Croatia with a 1hr connection time in FRA. Do I need to go through passport control and do I have enough time to make my connection? Thank you!


    You will not have to go through passport control since you are not entering the schengen area. Just go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You should have enough time.


    Thank you, whoever you are!!


  • connection procedure
    May 19, 2016
    hi i am a uk passport holder and i am flying in from birmingham to frankfurt and then onto innsbruck - both flights are lufthansa from gate a- what procedure do i follow when i arrive at frankfurt- we have a 45 mi timescale.


    You will arrive, go through passport control and to your departure gate. you have just enough time if everything goes smoothly


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