Houston Intercontinental (IAH) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

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Hi, flying from COS via IAH to FRA/Germany. Connecting time in IAH will be only 1:00. Is that realistic? Thanks.
Yes, all you have to do on the way to Frankfurt is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The Skyway train connects all terminals inside security.
Coming from PDX to IAH and then on to GCM - anyone know if these two gates? We have a 2 hour layover. Thanks!
You will arrive in Terminal C or E and depart from E. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.
Hello!
I bought a United Airlines flight from Cancun to Munich, that have a 1h 20min layover in Hudson, It is enough time to change flight? I have to recheck my luggage again in Hudson?

Thanks :)
You don't have to claim and re-check your bags but you do have to go through US Immigration, Customs, and Security.
HOW FAR FROM TERMINAL B GATE 30 TO TERMINAL B GATE 88
5-10 minutes.
LAS to SJU on United with connection in IAH - the connection is 1 hour, 15 min - baggage is checked.

Enough time?
Yes, all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. That is enough time.
Does IAH have busses that carry passengers and luggage from Terminal A to Terminal D? I am leading a mission team this weekend landing on Delta at Terminal A and need to move them and their luggage from Terminal A to Terminal D quickly...
There is a train that runs outside security underground called the "SubWay" It isn't heavily used so you can jam a lot of bags on it.
I've done the train before. I need the bus if possible because we have 16 people plus luggage and the walk from the train upstairs to check in at D is quite a walk...
There is no shuttle bus between terminals. I guess if you have a lot of time you could take the shuttle bus to the rental car center and then change to a different bus back to Terminal D.
Flying from Honduras to IAH to Frankfurt. Flights booked all on one ticket with United. Is 1 hour 10 minutes enough to make my connecting flight to Frankfurt? Will I have to pick up checked bags and go thru security again?

Thank you :)
That is NOT enough time. you won't have to claim your bags but you will have to go through US Immigration, Customs, and Security. You need at LEAST 90 minutes.
I will be flying from Lima to San Francisco with a 1 hour 50 minute layover in Houston. All flights are with UA. I was just wondering if that's enough time to get through customs, immigration, and recheck my bags?
That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Do I have to go to the check in counter at Houston or is there a different area I can drop my bag?
You can drop your bag at the re-check desk right after you clear customs.
Hello, traveling from San Jose Costa Rica and then on to a domestic connection in IAH. After we collect our bags and go through customs, we drop them back off at United conveyor belts and normally go to the security line straight after dropping our bags (taking the escalator upstairs), and it just takes too long. No TSA PreCheck nor premium line there. So can we drop off our luggage for the international connection and then exit airport completely, reenetering through normal airport security? Just trying to avoid that horrible line. We have premiere access and TSA precheck, have lots of electronics so being able to use that line would really be helpful. But don't want to schlep our checked bags and recheck in either... can't remember if we can hard exit after that connection bag drop area.
Thanks you so much in advance! I tried to search the Forum but it wasn't that easy and I really appreciate any help.
I am flying from Mexico City with my 2 children (8&4) we will land in Houston after leaving Mexico City. My final destination is El Paso. How long of a layover will I need to clear US customs?
You need a minimum of 2 hours.
Thank you!!