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  • Porter service for connecting flights?
    May 29, 2015
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    I will be flying into Houston from Grand Cayman and Connecting to Vancouver(YVR). Will need to go through US customs/immigration, claim my luggage, and recheck it. I will be connecting from terminal E to C. I will have 3 very large bags with me, is there a porter service to assist me in carrying my luggage between terminals?

     

  • Gate E 8
    May 22, 2015
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    Thursday, May 20th 7am. lost ipad in black keyboard case, please contact if located.

     

  • Greyhound station- IAH
    Apr 29, 2015
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    Please tell me the ways to reach IAH airport from Greyhound station, Houston

     

    If you don't want to take a taxi, the 102 bus goes from near the Grehound Terminal to the Airport. However, it takes roughly 90 minutes and only runs every 40 minutes, so you'd need to leave quite a bit of time for your transfer. A Taxi would take 30-45 minutes, depending on time of day.

     

  • Nursing room for moms with infants
    Apr 20, 2015
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    This page mentions 2 rooms at IAH to nurse or pump milk. http://www.ifly.com/george-bush-intercontinental-airport/terminal-services-and-help I will be flying United so will be in Terminal B. Is there a room in Terminal B like this? If I need to go to Terminal A, how long will it take to get there? Also, I looked in the map for gate 84 like the webpage referenced but it seems out of date-anyone know where this location is?

     

    The webpage has a typo. The Nursery room is not in Terminal A, it is in Terminal B near gates 84-91.

     

  • Mexico to Munich via IAH
    Apr 19, 2015
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    Hi, I am flying from Puerto Vallarta Mexico to Munich via Houston IAH I have 1 hr and 15 min layover, on Sun 26 April arrive 2.50 pm dep 4.05 pm. I have all United flights and arrive and leave from terminal E. No checked luggage only carryon, is that enough time to make the connection, will I have to go through customs and immigration, being I am in transit only in the US? Many thanks

     

    With carry on only I think you will make it. You will have to go through US Immigration and Customs but there is often a line for passengers with no checked baggage to save time. You will also have to go through security before going to your gate for your Munich flight.

     

  • Connecting to a domestic flight
    Mar 17, 2015
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    I'm an international traveler and I'm flying from Munich via Houston to New Orleans arriving in Houston with UA 105 at 2:05 pm (Terminal E) and departing with UA 291 at 3:23 pm (Terminal C). Will 1:15h be enough for the transfer with involves the whole US Immigration/Customs procedure? And can you just please confirm that I'll have to claim and then re-check my luggage at the departure level before actually going to my departure gate? Thanks a lot!

     

    That is 15 minutes less than the minimum recommended connection time for this connection. Yes, you have the procedure correct. It's possible to make the connection if you arrive a bit early and everything goes perfectly, but even if you miss United has virtually hourly flights from Houston to New Orleans that you can be rebooked on.

     

  • Customs Clearance YYC to IAH to RDU
    Mar 14, 2015
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    US Citizen: Will I go through Customs in YYC prior to departure? Will have carry on and check a large bag. Have 1 hour connection time IAH to RDU. Do I go through Customs on arrival IAH? Is 1 hour sufficient time?

     

    Yes, you will go through US Immigration and Customs preclearance in Calgary. All you have to do in Houston is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You should have enough time.

     

  • Customs!
    Feb 16, 2015
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    Ok I will be leaving edmonton, ab to come home and I am having a layover in Houston. I have to go through U.S. customs in edmonton. Will I have to go through us customs in Houston, if not will my bags head to my finally location or do I have to go through security again?

     

    No, you will not have to go through customs or security or do anything with your bags in Houston. That is the purpose of going through preclearance in Edmonton.

     

  • Connection flight international/domestic
    Feb 15, 2015
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    Hi, I'm flying from Lagos to Miami via Houston in March, arriving in Houston with UA 143 at Terminal E and departing 2:25h later from Terminal C. Will I have to collect my luggage and go through customs or can I just go to Terminal C by train and collect everthing in Miami which is my final destination? If this is not the case, is 2:25h enough time for the transfer?

     

    Yes, you will arrive in Terminal E, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the transfer desk immediately after, then go to the departure level and through security and to your departure gate (C and E are connected directly). You should have enough time.

     

  • Baggage transfer service
    Feb 11, 2015
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    Although not yet set in stone, we may be flying PHX-IAH-DME in early June on two carriers, US Airways (PHX-IAH) and Singapore (IAH-DME). As the two no longer are "partner" airlines, we will have to carry our bags (9, although we are hoping to slim down) from Terminal A to Terminal D. Is there any service at IAH that will assist us in moving our bags from the two terminals (golf cart, etc.)?

     

    There is no such service. Pack a portable luggage cart to bring the bags on the inter-terminal train. Also, note that even though they are no longer partners, US Airways and Singapore still have an interline baggage agreement. If you purchase both the tickets on the same reservation your bags will be tagged through to Moscow and you won't have to claim and transport them in Houston.

     

  • London, to IAH, to SNA
    Feb 10, 2015
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    We are arriving from London, arriving 4pm to IAH, and have a flight from IAH to SNA at 5.35pm. I have pretty much convinced myself there is not going to be enough time :( would I be right?

     

    No, you're not right, that should be enough time.,

     

  • \advice please
    Feb 3, 2015
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    I am to travel from london heathrow to pensacola via huston one flight i am looking at has 1 hr 35 min to change flights is this enough? and what gates will the fights normally go from so i know where i am going

     

    That would be barely enough time, but it is sufficient if your first flight is on-time. You will arrive in Terminal E and depart from Terminal B.

     

    Thanks will 2.5 hours be enough or would you advise longer outbound from london??

     

    2.5 hours should be enough.

     

  • Connecting flight - immigration & sec check
    Jan 10, 2015
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    We will be arriving in IAH from Europe - connecting flights to San Antonio. We will have 140 minutes to get to the next flight. 1. Will this time be enough? 2. We need one wheelchair (already contacted the airline) - will we be picked up at the plane and will they help us through the immigration? 3. Will we have to pick up our luggage and check it in again? Thanks!! 3.

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. Yes, wheelchair assistance will meet you at the plane and make sure you are taken care of until you are on board your second plane. Yes. You will have to pick up your bags after Immigration, then go through customs, then re-check your bags at the transfer desk before going through security and to your departure gate.

     

  • SAL-IAH-EWR-BHX Flight - Do I have to claim baggage at IAH?
    Dec 31, 2015
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    Good morning everybody and happy 2015! ^___^ I have the following flight plan on January the 8th, 2015: San Salvador (El Salvador) SAL - Houston IAH {UA 1467} (2 hours 5 minutes connection time) Houston IAH - Newark EWR {UA 0369} (1 hour 50 minutes connection time) Newark EWR - Birmingham (United Kingdom) BHX {UA 0027} I bought the three flights as a single ticket with United. Although I wish I could check in my bag in SAL to final destination and claim it at BHX, I doubt that this is allowed on a International-to-National and National-to-International USA connection combo like the one I have at IAH-EWR The question is: do I have to claim my bag at IAH, or EWR, or it can be sent straight to final destination? And: how long does it take to claim and re-check my bag at IAH? Does United have any priority queue for short connections? Kindly let me know! Your insight is much appreciated! And, again, have a wonderful 2015! ^___^ - Sam

     

  • 46 minutes
    Dec 31, 2015
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    I am traveling from St. Louis to Dallas and from Dallas to OKC. I have a 46 minute layover in Dallas. Will that be enough time to catch my connecting flight?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time, but be aware that you posted this in the forum for the Houston airport.

     





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