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Hello, Travelling from Belize through Houston and connecting to Denver with 1 hour and 20 minutes between flights. We are Nexus/GOES card holders. Would this be enough time to make the Denver flight? Or at least possible?
With Global Entry it's possible if you don't have checked bags. Note that if you only have Nexus and not Global Entry then you can't use the expedited line coming from Belize.
Flight from Santiago scheduled to arrive at IAH 5:50 AM on a Friday. Then have connecting domestic flight to ORD with a 7:10 AM departure. Is this enough time? Will lines be shorter because it is early in the morning?
Yes, that is enough time if everything goes smoothly. Lines should be relatively short, but some flights from Brazil also arrive near that time.
My husband and I will be flying United to IAH and then transferring to AirFrance for an outbound flight to Florence. I have not booked the United flight to IAH yet. How much time should we allow to get into IAH and then check in to our flight to Pairs/Florence? We just flew in last week from Mexico last week and it took about 1.5 hours to get through customs and get our bags. Would 2 hours be okay if we are changing airlines? What about on our return? Thanks for your help!
There is no US Immigration and Customs when leaving the US. However, since it's two separate reservations I recommend at least 2.5 hours. On the return I would recommend at least 3 hours.
Hi, I am going to be flying from Berlin to Newark and then to Houston. In Houston I have less than an hour to catch a flight to Mexico City (all with United). Is this doable? Do I have to pick up my baggage and give it again at any airport? (I have a Mexican passport with global entry)
All you have to do in Houston is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time if the flight from Newark is on-time.
I arrive at IAH on United at 6:36 pm and my flight to New Zealand leaves at 8:55 pm from Terminal D. Will I have enough time to get our luggage and re-check in? On the way back, same issue, getting into IAH from AKL at 12:40 pm Terminal D, leaving at 2:50 pm on United flight to Austin. We have global entry. The ticket from Air New Zealand says final check in time is 2 hrs before departure. Thanks, Lainey
I ended up changing my flight after looking at this so I have more time on arrival. I can't figure out how to delete this post. Thanks.