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  • Delta ATL - SEA Non Revenue
    May 9, 2016
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    HI. I have a two hour connection from ATL - SEA I am also on an employee ticket. How to go about with my connection?

     

    Where are you flying into Atlanta from? What airlines are you flying?

     

  • worrying husband
    May 8, 2016
    1
    hi we fly from machester to atlanta and then on tours between flights, o orlando. on the way we have approx 2 hours between connections, on the way back 40 minuyes. Hubby is panicking, do we have to collect baggage off from orlando and recheck in for onward flight to manchester? and is 40 minutes going to be long enough? (with 2 small children?!) thanks

     

    On your way back to Manchester you just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. There is no US Customs when exiting the US. You have enough time if your flight from Orlando is on-time.

     

  • ATL change iver
    May 8, 2016
    2
    I'm flying in to Atlanta from Heathrow with checked baggage and have been given 105mins by virgin to connect with a Delta flight to Fort Myers. They assure me this will be enough time... Is this other peoples' experience?

     

    That is barely enough time if everything goes perfectly. However, if you miss your connection Delta has frequent flights from Atlanta to Ft. Myers.

     

    Hi Gregory. We have exactly the same flight arrangements. I'd be interested to hear how your experience was. Tom

     

  • Connection time
    May 7, 2016
    1
    I will be flying in from Johannesburg and have 1.5 hours to go through customs and catch my flight to Chicago. Will I have enough time for the connection?

     

    That's barely enough time if everything goes perfectly. If you haven't booked it yet I would try for a later flight to Chicago, otherwise be prepared to be stuck in Atlanta for a bit if you miss your connection.

     

  • Making connections
    May 7, 2016
    1
    I will have a 1.15 hr layover Delta. It is a domestic flight. The incoming flight will arrive at Terminal S. The connecting flight leaves from Terminal S. Are the gates fairly close at the terminal?

     

    You actually don't have to go to "Terminal S" at all. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Delta domestic flights can be on concourses T, A, B, C, or D. The Plane Train connects them all inside security.

     

  • cancun to detroit
    May 18, 2016
    3
    I am flying from cun to dtw with a layover in atl, is 90 minutes enough time to get thru customs and check back in both flights are southwest.

     

    It's barely enough time if everything goes perfectly.

     

    Do I have to go thru TSA again in Atl. Do I have to switch terminals?

     

    Yes, you will have to go through security again in Atlanta after you clear customs. You will then take the Plane Train directly to your departure concourse. You don't have to go to the Domestic terminal.

     

  • Turkish Airlines to Delta Airlines
    May 4, 2016
    3
    On June 4, I will be travelling from Istanbul, on Turkish Airlines #31, scheduled to arrive at 7:05 pm. I have to connect with Delta #993, scheduled to depart at 8:52 pm. Will I have time to retrieve my luggage, go through customs, recheck my luggage and get my boarding pass in that time frame? Would it be faster if I carried on my luggage on the Turkish Air flight versus checking it? Delta and Turkish Air do not have a reciprocal luggage agreement. Thank you.

     

    That is not realistically enough time with checked baggage. If you have carry-ons only and check in online for your Delta flight before leaving Istanbul, you can barely make it.

     

    I will have a 21 inch suitcase which is carry- on size and could check in with a mobile app fr Istanbul. I will actually be flying from Izmir to Istanbul that morning on Turkish # 2317, scheduled to arrive in Istanbul at 12:30. Flight 31 leaves Istanbul at 2:05 pm. I am assuming that I can carry-on my luggage on flight 2317. How long does it typically take to go thru customs at Atl Hartsfield?

     

    Immigration, customs, and security will probably take about an hour, maybe more if you're entering on a Visa.

     

  • Terminal S
    May 3, 2016
    1
    Comming in from SMF where is Termial S

     

    Terminal S is Delta's part of the Domestic Terminal. Unless you are ending your trip in Atlanta you don't have to go there.

     

  • London to Asheville via Atlanta
    May 3, 2016
    1
    I will be flying from London to Atlanta with Virgin Atlantic and need to book a connecting flight to Asheville with Delta. How much time should I allow between flights?

     

    If you're booking two separate reservations and you have checked bags you'll want 3 hours. Without checked bags or with it all on the same reservation, you can do 2 hours.

     

  • DO I HAVE TIME TO MAKE MY LAYOVER
    May 3, 2016
    1
    I will be taking a delta flight from San Francisco layover is ATL I have a map for delta terminals but they seem far apart. how do I get from North to south if I need to. I only have a 1 hour layover

     

    You don't actually have to change terminals. You just have to take the plane train from your arrival concourse to your departure concourse. You have enough time.

     

  • Connection problem in atlanta
    May 2, 2016
    1
    Hey, I'm flying from miami to Atlanta and then to Costa rica, i have an hour and half connection in atlanta before my flight to Costa Rica Flys. Do I need to claim my bag and drop it to Costa and do I need to go thru customs? Will I manage to do it in hour and half

     

    There is no US Immigration or Customs when leaving the US. If all tickets are on the same reservation then all you have to do in Atlanta on your way to Costa Rica is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The Plane Train connects all concourses inside security.

     

  • Delta Transit Times
    May 13, 2016
    2
    Hi, I have a connection from jamaica arriving in atlanta at 13:03 on thursday and leaving for Amsterdam at 15:05. Both Delta bookings. If i don't make it through immigration in time does Delta put me on the next available flight? Thanks for any info you can offer.

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. Yes, if you miss your connection Delta will put you on the next available flight to Amsterdam. There should be another one later that evening.

     

    I am flying from wayne airport in california to LGA with a connecting flight in ATL . IT is an hour layover. Is the connecting flight gate near the arrival gate? I have never connected in Atl hear it is big.

     

  • connection window between S and International Terminal
    May 2, 2016
    2
    Hi I arrive in S terminal at 15.33 (Delta flight) and I need to make a 17.45 Virgin Atlantic flight leaving from the international terminal (no checked luggage). Is this enough time to get the connection train and clear security? Thanks!

     

    You don't have to go through security or change terminals. You just have to take the plane train from your arrival concourse to concourse E or F where you depart. You have plenty of time.

     

    Thank you!

     

  • Delta - Air France flight
    May 5, 2016
    3
    I'm arriving to Atlanta from Baltimore BWI with Delta at 4.59pm and the have to catch a flight to Paris with Air France at 5.50pm. Both tickets were sold by Air France. Is 50 minutes enough for this connection? Will it help if I don't check any baggage? Thanks!

     

    All you have to do in Atlanta is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The Plane Train connects all concourses inside security. You have enough time if your flight from BWI is on-time.

     

    Thank you!

     

    Being an Indian, do I not have to do any immigration related thing at the point of US exit?

     

  • Connecting KLM/Delta flights
    May 2, 2016
    4
    I will be arriving at ATL at 15.46 on a KLM flight operated by Delta Air Lines. My Delta airline connection departs to Medellin @ 17.30. 1. Is there enough time to make my connection 2. Will I need to go through USA security/customs

     

    Where is your flight into Atlanta coming from? I can't answer your question without that information.

     

    KLM Flight 6115 from Frankfurt, Germany

     

    OK, that is Delta flight 15. You will arrive in concourse E or F, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, go through security and to your departure gate which will also be in Concourse E or F. You barely have enough time if everything goes perfectly.

     

    OK, at least I know, thanks for your help

     

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