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  • Claiming baggage from canceled flight
    May 28, 2016
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    I flew in from Austin (United) and the connection to SLC I was supposed to make left without me. Then, the last flight of the day to SLC got canceled. I am giving up on my trip and going back to Austin. I was told tonight that they did not have enough personnel to pull checked bags. How can I prevent my bag from going to SLC and get it back to Austin?

     

  • Connecting flights
    May 24, 2016
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    I will be arriving Houston at 9:35 AM , 6/6 at Terminal B connecting to a 12 noon flight leaving from Terminal C. Will I have to go through security again? Is 2-1/2 hrs. enough time to make it?

     

    No, you will not have to go through security. the Skyway train connects all terminals inside security. You have plenty of time.

     

  • YYZ-IAH-MTY Connecting flight questions
    May 24, 2016
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    Hi. Flying from Toronto to Houston on United 8350 operated by Air Canada Express / Jazz, Terminal A, and then have to catch United 5597 operated by Skywest / United Express Terminal B. Heading to Monterrey Mexico. Will I have to look after my baggage in Houston and go through customs, or just get off the plane at terminal A and head over to terminal B on the skytrain ? Thanks in advance.

     

    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. All you have to do in Houston is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate via the Skyway train. You don't have to do anything with your bags.

     

  • Lines?
    May 19, 2016
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    How have the security lines been this week?

     

  • 1 hour 30 min transfer time
    May 20, 2016
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    Hi, we fly from Amsterdam, via Houston, to Cancun. We have in Houston 1 hour 30 min transfer time. Is this enough? Do we need to collect our bags and drop it of again?

     

    Since you are on An International to International connection through Houston on United, you can use the Onestop immigration and customs desk in IAH and do not have to claim your bags. This is still a difficult transfer.

     

  • Medical assistance
    May 10, 2016
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    I'm transiting at Houston on way from Managua to Washington DC. I need to have someone give me an injection of a pre-filled anti-blood clot syringe. Is there a facility with staff that could possibly do that at Houston's airport?

     

    No, that is not a service that is available. Injecting yourself with Heparin/Lovenox is very easy. Learn to do it yourself.

     

  • Sufficient time to change planes interncontinental flight
    Apr 26, 2016
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    I'm flying with United from Costa Rica (flight No. UA 1099) via Houston to London. Arrival in Houston at 7:00 pm at Terminal E and departing with Austrian Airlines (flight No.OS 7810) at 8:50 pm at Terminal E. Are 1:50 h sufficient to clear immigration, customs and security?

     

    Both flights are on United. Since you are on an International to International connection all on United you won't have to claim your bags and can use onestop immigration and customs. You should have enough time.

     

  • Dead Battery in car
    Apr 26, 2016
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    Is there a jump team or something like that to help if a car has a dead battery and wont start? Im leaving for a week and nervous about it.

     

    Yes, all major airports have this. Also, unless your battery is already practically dead, it won't go dead just for sitting for a week.

     

  • Layover
    Apr 6, 2016
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    Our vacation is late June and We are arriving at IAH from Seattle at 6:13am and getting on our connecting flight to MCO at 7:22am will this be enough time? We are taking United.

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal C.

     

  • Chinese Friend flying into Houston
    Mar 28, 2016
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    My Chinese friend is fly on Air China and I am meeting her . Then we are both flying to Tampa on United. Is there a place near USA Custom that I could meet her. She does not speak a lot of English and is nervous about getting lost at the airport

     

    Yes, you can meet her at the exit of customs.

     

  • grandma needs a wheelchair
    Mar 24, 2016
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    How do I arrange for wheelchair assistance from arrival gate to baggage claim, or preferably, car pick up? The section of travelers needing assistance lists a phone number which leads to a menu where none of the options have anything to do with what I need.

     

    You need to contact the airline your grandmother is flying with her Reservation number.

     

  • grandma needs a wheelchair
    Mar 24, 2016
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    How do I arrange for wheelchair assistance from the arrival gate to the baggage claim or preferably, to the pick up area? The phone number listed as having more information just answers with a menu and none of the options deal with handicapped assistance.

     

  • IAH Migration
    Mar 24, 2016
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    Hello I am flying from San Luis Potosi (Mexico) to Berlin through Houston and then New York. In Houston I have exactly 90 minutes to change, in my ticket I cant find an info about the terminals.. Is it enough time to go through customs and change the conection flight to New York? Will I have to take my bags i Hourston and check them again?? Thank you.

     

    It says in my ticket that it is Waiting 1h 30min and its the same plane...I dont know if that is possible?

     

    No, it is not the same plane. You will arrive in Terminal D, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US customs, re-check your bags, and go through security and then go to Terminal C or E where your flight to Newark will depart. You have just enough time if everything goes perfectly.

     

  • help to gates for slow walker
    Mar 24, 2016
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    Recovering from recent heel surgery. slow walker with cane. IAH airport. United -term C. Still painful. Worried about trip. How can I get through security line? How to get ride to gate?

     

    Oh, and no luggage to check.

     

    Call United to request wheelchair service.

     

  • help to gates for slow walker
    Mar 10, 2016
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    Recovering from recent heel surgery. slow walker with cane. United -term C. Still painful. Worried about trip. How can I get through security line? How to get ride to gate?

     

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