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  • TSA - Immigration - Customs
    Aug 28, 2013
    USA Citizen - Trip To Puebla, Mexico - On return, I connect at IAH to return to Charleston, SC. Is 1 hr 54 mn enough time to go through customs/TSA and catch my flight back to Chas? Flight UA4599 from Puebla to IAH ... Flight UA4260 from IAH to Chas. Terminals at IAH for United unknown. I really appreciate any information given. Thank you.


    Yes, that should be enough time. United Express arrivals from Mexico usually use Terminal D and your departure to Charleston will be from Terminal B. The only international arrivals into D that time of day are other small planes from Mexico, so immigration shouldn't be too crowded. You take the TerminaLink train between terminals once you re-check your baggage (if you have any) and go through security.


    Thanks a million, Zap! Kudos to you, too!


  • enough time
    Aug 23, 2013
    Will fly from Phoenix to Lima on United with connection at IAH. Will 60 minutes be enough time to make the connection?


    Yes, if your first flight is on-time that will be enough time. You will likely arrive in Terminal C or E and depart from Terminal E, which are all connected.


  • 60 minutes enough time to transfer from Gate C to Gate E?
    Aug 23, 2013
    Arriving from other US city and transfer in Houston for flight to Europe. Traveling with lab infant. Time between flights is 60 minutes. Do I need to go through security before boarding international flight? Can I ask flight attendant to store stroller inside of the plane (domestic flight) to reduce wait time after arrival?


    That should be enough time. No you won't have to go through security. It's unlikely you will be able to store the stroller onboard the plane. It will have to be gate checked.


    Aug 21, 2013
    Will fly from Brazil to Newak in connection with IAH. This is the first time I make connection in Houston. I will be arriving at terminal E and leaving the terminal C. I wonder what my procedure. Thank you.


    You will go through US immigration after you get off the plane, then claim your bags, then go through customs, then re-check your bags with United, then you go upstairs and back through security and follow the signs to C (which is connected to E).


    Aug 19, 2013


    Yes, you should have enough time but you'll have to hope your first flight is on-time and hurry. Your flight from Tucson will arrive in Terminal B and your flight to Cleveland will depart from Terminal B or C. If you have to transfer to Terminal C, the TerminaLink train runs between them inside security.


  • 37 minutes enough time?
    Aug 19, 2013
    Flying United from Dallas to Laredo, connecting in IAH. is 37 minutes enough time to get to my connection?


    Yes, but you will have to hurry. You will arrive in Terminal B or C and depart from Terminal A or B (likely A).


  • enough time?
    Aug 17, 2013
    Travelling from Orlando to Houston and then onto London Heathrow using United Airlines. We only have 35 minutes to make the connection. Will that be enough? We leave for London from terminal E but not sure what terminal we land at in Houston. Thank you


    Your flight from Orlando will probably arrive in C. You should have enough time.


  • change terminals?
    Aug 18, 2013
    Flying on United Airlines-- arriving from San Antonio and catching a flight to Washington DC. Will i have to switch terminals


    At IAH, United uses Terminals A, B, C & E with corresponding gates (i.e., gate C24). The above-ground TerminaLink train, which starts its service at the Terminal A station, connects terminals A, B, C, D/E inside security (allow for 30 mins transfer from A to D). Your boarding pass & overhead screens on arrival should indicate your connecting flight & gate number.


    You will likely arrive in B or C and depart from C. You will know the exact gates day of departure.


  • connecting from Dubai/IAH/MEX
    Aug 16, 2013
    hi, I'm arrving on Emirates to IAH and connecting to MEX via Aeromexico, are they on the same Terminal, i have 1;40 hour, is it enough time? Sincerely aldo


    Yes, they will be in the same terminal (D). Emirates and AeroMexico interline, so once you exit customs you can re-check your bags at the re-check counter but then have to go get your AeroMexico boarding pass from their counter. It should barely be enough time.


  • Arriving from Kansas City and flying on to Panama
    Aug 12, 2013
    Flying United must change planes after arriving from KC and flying on to Panama. 50 minutest to do it. Is it enough time? What terminal do I land in and what terminal do I take off from?


    Your flight from Kansas City will likely arrive in Terminal B. You will depart from Terminal E. You can take the TerminaLink train which runs inside security between terminals. If your first flight is on-time you should have enough time.


  • connecting to terminal A from B
    Aug 9, 2013
    We have 1 hour & 20 min's between when our flight lands at terminal b & our connection leaves from terminal A. Is this enough time & how do we avoid going through security again as this may hold us up?


    Take the TerminaLink train, it connects all terminals beyond security so you won't have to go through security again.


    thnx Zap...appreciate your reply & advise.


  • Denver to IAH and IAH to Bogota,Colombia
    Aug 9, 2013
    Is 35 minutes enough to connect when arriving from denver to IAH and then to Bogota,Colombia ..?are national terminal arrivals far from international departures...?


    Flying United for all flights


    bags will be automatically transferred...?


    Yes, your baggage will be automatically transferred. You will likely arrive in C and depart from E, which are connected by walkways.


  • How do I get from Terminal E to A
    Aug 8, 2013
    My plane arrives at terminal E and I need to get to Terminal A for my other flight as soon as possible. How do I do that in the simplest way?


    The TerminaLink Train runs between them on the secure side of the terminal and the Inter-Terminal Train runs between them on the non-secure side.


    At IAH, the above-ground TerminaLink train starts its service at the Terminal A station, and connects terminals A, B, C, D/E inside security (allow for 30 mins transfer from A to D (D & E are connected by tunnel).


  • Disabled and connection
    Aug 6, 2013
    I am flying UA flight 6246 from OKC - IAH - BWI on Sunday August 18th. I have a connecting flight from OKG to IAH getting in at 4:53pm and a departure of 7:03pm on UA flight 1286. Is this enough time between flights as I am disabled and haven't flown in over 8 years. MY flight 1268 is a Canada Air flight. I'm not sure what terminals I will be flying into or departing from in IAH,


    Wile United Airlines uses Terminals A, B, C & E, Air Canada uses Terminal A. (all terminals have corresponding gates, i.e., gate C14 in Terminal C). The above-ground TerminaLink train, which starts its service at the Terminal A station, connects terminals A, B, C, D/E inside security. On arrival, just look for the train sign. If you need a wheelchair, notify United as soon as possible. Your bags will be automatically transferred.


  • is 1 hour and 35 min enouph to conect
    Aug 5, 2013
    San Diego (SAN) to Houston (IAH) by UNITED arives at 2:35 pm Houston (IAH) to Frankfurt (FRA) Lufthansa 441Departs 4:10pm Is 1:35 min enough???


    United could arrive at either Concourses A, B or C, while Lufthansa departs from Concourse D. On arrival, look for the TerminaLink train sign. The train starts at Concourse A station and connects to TD - all inside security. You have enough time.


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