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  • time for welcome lounge?
    Mar 19, 2017
    Flying DAL-FRA-VCE on Lufthansa. 2 hours between the connection, no checked bags. Will we go through Schengen passport control? Is there enough time to go to the Lufthansa welcome lounge near baggage claim, or would we be better off using the departure area lounge?


    Assuming you mean Dallas/Ft. Worth (DFW), you will go through Schengen entry passport control in Frankfurt. I don't think you'd have enough time to go to the welcome lounge.


  • connecting LH757 to LH6676
    Mar 20, 2017
    Hi, we're travelling Mumbai (India) to Toronto via frankfurt with layover of 1 hr & 20 min. Need to know the usual arrival gate of LH757 and departure gate for LH6676, time taken to transit between these 2 gates. And, do i need to undergo immigration & security check. If yes, how much additional travel time will it take. Thanks


    You will just go through security and to your departure gate. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


    Thanks !!


  • Is is possible to use the Lufthansa Welcome Lounge when in transit?
    Mar 14, 2017
    We will be arriving into FRA from Johannesburg (business class) and 5 hours later, departing for Edinburgh (economy class). This is on the same booking. I believe we will have access to the Welcome Lounge but are we able to use it given we are in transit? I believe that the lounge is in the public area. Thank you.


  • landing in Frankfurt via Lufthansa and transit info
    Feb 14, 2017
    Will be arriving from Vancouver and transit to Johannesburg on Lufthansa flight operated by South African Airways. Are these type of flights arriving and leaving from one terminal. Or do I have to go through security ad passport control,


    Both flights will be in Terminal 1. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • Boston Frankfurt Berlin flight
    Feb 14, 2017
    i"ii be travelling from Boston to Berlin via Frankfurt on Lufthansa. will I have to take my luggage at Frankfurt?I have layover of 75 mts. will I be able to catch my connecting flight to Berlin.


    No, you won't have to do anything with your bags in Frankfurt. You should have enough time.


  • Is a one hour connection enough time?
    Jan 8, 2017
    Arriving from San Francisco with a one hour connection to Naples, Italy, due to a change to my flight by Lufthansa. I've transited through Frankfurt before... it's such a huge airport and I'm worried that this won't be enough time to make my connecting flight, especially if I have to be bused in from my San Francisco flight to the terminal. What do you think?


    It's possible. It's not foolproof, but it's definitely possible.


  • Do I Have to Collect Checked Luggage?
    Jan 3, 2017
    I (+1 other passenger) am flying from Ukraine to Los Angeles with a layover in Frankfurt. If I check my luggage in Ukraine, will I have to collect my checked bag and go through security in Frankfurt? Have a 90 minute layover. Thank you!


    If both flights are on Lufthansa you don't have to do anything with your bags in Frankfurt - just go through security and to your departure gate.


  • Dub-FRA-SZB
    Dec 21, 2016
    Hi, I am travelling Dublin, Frankfurt, Slazburg on the 26 December. I have 90 mins to change flights with 2 children. Bags booked through. I've struggled twice before to make this connection but this is the shortest time. Is this achievable.


  • Connection Times
    Nov 21, 2016
    If FRA is the transfer site from Wash DC to Amsterdam, do you go thru security and customs? Looks like arv. Z gate and depart A gate


    You will go through Passport control.


  • Layover help
    Nov 4, 2016
    Is a 1:50 layover good enough for Miami-Moscow?


    If both flights are on the same reservation that should be enough time.


    If my ticket is purchased through a third party website such as travelmerry or exploretrip, and if i am late to make the layover, due to the flight itself landing late, will Lufthansa put me on the next available flight? Or will I have to purchase a ticket again?


    Yes, they will still rebook you.


  • eu
    Sep 29, 2016
    hello! I have to go from gate Z15 to gate A11. I have enough time in 1h20? I depart to schengen ffrom non-schengen. thanks.


    Yes, that should be enough time.


  • Frankfurt to Barcelona
    Sep 18, 2016
    Arrive from Houston to Frankfurt at 8:40a - Frankfurt to Barcelona at 9:50a - will I make it? Thanks


    If both flights are on United/Lufthansa that should be just enough time.


  • Will I have enough time to transfer flight?
    Sep 12, 2016
    I'm planning a trip to fly from Calgary Alberta Canada to Venice Italy with connection at Frankfrut airport. Would a connection time of 1 hour 30 min. be enough? Also, the return flight will have a connection time of 1 hour 10 min. Would it be enough time? Please help. Thanks.


    I think that should be just enough time for both connections if everything is on the same reservation.


  • Connection AA to DBV with 1 hour 55 min
    Sep 12, 2016
    Hello, We are flying on AA from Dallas arriving Terminal 2 at 0830. Is it possible to clear customs and make it to Croatia Airlines to Dubrovnik Terminal 1 at 1025. We do have checked luggage. Not sure if American can interline our bags to DBV. Is 1 hour and 55 minutes enough time if we must claim and re check our luggage?


    If your bags aren't checked through and you have checked bags I think that will be very difficult.


  • Lisbon to Mexico with a layover in Frankfurt
    Aug 12, 2016
    Hello! I need to purchase a ticket from Lisbon to Mexico, and there is a 2 hour and 5 minute layover in Frankfurt. Both legs of the trip would be on Luftansa 1)Is this enough time to catch my connecting flight? 2) do I need to retrieve my luggage and check it again? Thank you for your patience!


    Yes, that is enough time. You won't have to do anything with your baggage.


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