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I am traveling with a 18 -month od baby and 4 checked in luggages + car seat. My flight is international so when I arrive at IAH I need to pass through custom; it will be hard for me to handle a busy toddler and a pile of heavy luggages by myself. Is there any assistance to collect and bring luggages to the exit ( my husband will be there)?
There will be carts available. I think that between the two of you and a cart you can manage. There are not people to assist you.
My husband will be waiting at the exit... So I will be alone.. I had conflicting info from Iah agents, some of them say that only carts are available and others that there are porters available at each baggage claim even before custom ...
I have a 5:10 AM flight coming up. How do I get to the gate 30 min (much less the recommended 1 hour) early when the TSA doesn't open up from what I can see until 4:45? Am I missing something? Too late to register for TSA pre check, I won't get my clearance in time.
Pre-check won't be open at that time so no need to worry about that. What airline are you flying? A 5:10 flight will basically be the earliest flight so there won't be many other flights with people clogging the security line that early in the morning.
I noticed several FLL to Calgary flights have a 45 min connection thru Houston. United says Houston should have a 60 minutes connection leeway yet they sell these tickets with less time. Anyone know why they do this, are they hoping people will miss the connections? The slightest delay in arriving or on the tarmac or gate would ruin a vacation and worse if the next flight is full. Has anyone made these tight connections, how realistic is it?
It is not impossible. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
I am flying from IAH to Quito from UA 1035 on 07 Jul 2016. How to know the departure terminal for the flight.
You will depart from Terminal E.
Passenger arriving from Germany at IAH terminal D. Do you pick up passenger at the D terminal or the E terminal?
All International Arrivals passengers, whether they arrive in D or E come out the same place, which is sorta not really in either terminal. Just follow the signs for International arrivals.
Is it possible to meet with layover traveler? what do I need to get thru security?
You can't go through security without a boarding pass for a flight departing that day.
My wife is going to arrive IAH on international flight. I have couple of questions on baggage claim.
1) Can i have access for collecting baggage in the presence of my wife?
2) If i dont have access, can i expect any assist from airport services for helping my wife's baggage to bring outside?

No, you cannot access the international baggage claim. There are carts available in the International baggage claim.
is there any paid portal services available at the airport?
If so, can we book it through online?
I am flying from Roatan into IAH on a Sunday, june 12. I will have a a one hour layover before flying to St. Louis. I have to go through customs, etc. Will I be able to make my flight?
That is not possible. You need to change to a later flight to St. Louis.
I need to caary my luggage from domestic to international. Can I take the airport carts from domestic to internanal in houston tx
I'm flying from Phoenix to London with a layover in Houston, coming home i'll be flying from London to Houston and then home to Phoenix. Coming home I know I need to go through customs in Houston, but will I need to claim my luggage in Houston and check it in again? I'm flying United. Thank you!
Yes, on your return to the US you will claim your luggage to go through US Customs, then re-check it at the re-check desk immediately after.
Trying to remember where the round space is that when you walk through it your voice echoes , so I can tell a friend who will be there