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  • Delta connect with lay over 1hr25
    Oct 24, 2014
    Hi, I will fly in from Mexico on Delta at 2125hrs. Then I have 1hr25 to connect to my Delta flight to Nashville. Only carry on. Will this be enough time to make it (going through customs etc)?? Thanks!


    Yes, it should be enough time.


  • connecting a southwest to an airtran flight
    Nov 6, 2014
    We will be arriving in ATL at 5:55pm on a tuesday (southwest flight) and connecting to an AirTran flight that leaves at 6:30pm. Will that be enough time to make the connecting flight?


    Yes, all Southwest and AirTran flights are on the same concourse.


    Again, this depends on whether your incoming flight is on time.....


  • 1hr 30 minute connection
    Oct 23, 2014
    Hi, we will be arriving at ATL from MAN on a Virgin flight, with a 1 hour 30 minute stop before our next flight to TPA with Delta. Will this be enough time? Will we have to collect and re-check luggage at ATL? The flights were booked as a package with Virgin. Thanks!


    Yes, you will arrive in Concourse E or F, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, then re-check your bags at the transfer desk, then you will go through security and take the plane train to your departure concourse. You should have enough time.


  • 45 minute layover.
    Oct 21, 2014
    Hi, i am looking to book a flight and my return journey gives me a 45 minute layover in ATL. It's a Delta flight coming in from SAN with a 45 minute layover in ATL then back to London. Will the 45 minutes be enough and also I will have checked in luggage at SAN. Any help much appreciated. Thanks!


    You will check your baggage in SAN and won't see it again until you get to London. Yes, 45 minutes should be enough time if your first flight is on-time. the Plane Train connects all concourses inside security.


  • 1h45 international connection
    Oct 20, 2014
    Hi, I'm looking to book a flight from London to ATL to a US Delta connection. I have 1h45mins from arrival, thru immigration, customs, re-check bags and get to the new gate. Is that possible? It is a combined ticket Virgin/Delta if that makes any difference. All with a toddler.


    Yes, that is possible. You have the procedure correct.


  • Connection from Atlanta to Chicago
    Oct 19, 2014
    Hi! I will be flying out of Mobile,AL and landing in Atlanta,GA with a 45 minute layover until my next flight to Chicago. Do you think that will be enough time to catch my flight and will they make my connection flight in the same concourse as my flight that lands from Mobile?


    Yes, that should be enough time. Your flights will likely be on different concourses but there is a chance they will be on the same concourse. The Plane Train connects all concourses inside security.


  • International flight to domestic flight - 1 h 39 min layover
    Oct 19, 2014
    Hello, My KLM flight from Amsterdam will arrive at ATL at terminal F on a Friday evening at 8:20 pm. I need to get my connecting flight at 11:59 pm to Miami from terminal B operarting by Delta. I have 1 h 39 min layover time and I have NO checked luggage. How much time will I need to get from terminal F to terminal B and what is the best and fastest way to get from terminal F to terminal B. Since this is the last connection flight to Miami that day, I really do not want to miss it. Thanks for your help!


    B is a concourse, not a terminal. After you go through US Immigration you will then go through US Customs, then follow the signs for connecting passengers, you will go through security, then take the Plane Train to your departure concourse (check monitors for your departure concourse, it can change). Immigration lines should be short that late in the evening and getting to your departure concourse should take less than 10 minutes.


    Sorry, the flight to Miami is leaving at 9:59 pm instead of 11:59 pm from Atlanta. Is there still enough time to get that flight? 1 h 39 min layover time. Thanks!


    Yes, that should be enough time.


  • Southwest to ATL then International Flight
    Oct 18, 2014
    Since I could not order code-shared flight or single-itinerary flight from PHL to ATL, i ordered a ticket by SOuthwest from PHL to ATL. Does that mean I will get my luggage, go to international terminal and do the check in and luggage and security screening all over again? And can I go on the connecting airtrain that connects international and domestic, or I will have to wait for a shuttle?


    Since you will have to re-check your bags, you will have to take the shuttle. You will need at least 2 hours for your transfer.


  • Travelling Monterrey to London via Atlanta with small child
    Oct 17, 2014
    Hi there, planning on booking a flight with Virgin that will arrive in Atlanta from Monterrey (Mexico) at 8.15pm and leave for London at 10.09pm - just under 2 hours layover. Am travelling with a small child (under 2 yrs) and will have to collect luggage, do you think this is enough time to catch next flight? Thanks


    Yes, that should be enough time. You can re-check your bags immediately after you clear customs and then you will go through security and right back to the departure gate area which will be in the same area where your flight from Monterrey arrives.


    Thanks for your response. Think i will gamble it. Many thanks


  • Managua to Paris
    Oct 20, 2014
    Hi. I will take a flight from Managua to Paris with a transfer in Atlanta. My flight plan gives me 2 hours to make the transfer. is that enough? Thank you


    Yes, that should be enough time. You will have to go through US Immigration and Customs, but both of your flights will be in Concourse E/F.


    thank you! From paris to managua (Air France/Delta) do you think that i have to re-check the bagages in Atlanta?


  • ATL- Bangkok with 1 domestic and 1 international stop
    Oct 17, 2014
    On October 24th I will be flying from ATL to Bangkok on United Airlines. I first fly from Atlanta to San Fransisco, then to Tokyo, and from there to Bangkok. All of the flights are on one itinerary. When I arrive at the ATL airport do I go to the international terminal or the domestic terminal? Will I go through customs in ATL or San Fransisco or both? I have a 1 hour and 40 minute layover in San Fransisco. I'm flying by myself and internationally for the first time so I'm a little nervous.


    You will go to the Domestic terminal - United does not have a check-in counter in the International Terminal. You should have plenty of time for your connection in San Francisco.


  • Atlanta to connect with a flight to Hewanorra
    Oct 16, 2014
    What do we do when we come into Atlanta? Do we go to the international terminal? We have 45min layover which is short do you think we can make that flight?


    You do not actually have to go to any different Terminal. You will just take the Plane Train from your arrival concourse to concourse E or F where your flight to Hewanorra will depart. 45 minutes should be enough time if your first flight is on-time.


  • Domestic or international
    Oct 15, 2014
    Im flying from atlanta to mexico city with a layover in san antonio. When i get to atlanta airport do i need to go to international germinal? Or do i take international once im in san antonio?


    You will go to the Domestic Terminal in ATL. In San Antonio both of your flights will be in Terminal A.


  • Montreal to Rio via Atlanta
    Oct 15, 2014
    Hello there. I will be flying from Montreal to Rio via Atlanta. Does anyone know if the DL YUL-ATL flight arrives in the international terminal? I have a 2 hour layover and I want to know if that is enough time (given possible weather delays). I'm assuming if I clear customs (if needed) in YUL then I should be able to get to my DL ATL-GIG flight pretty easily? Any advice appreciated!


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and customs in Montreal. YUL-ATL flights do arrive in the International Terminal even though you won't have to go through US Immigration upon arrival in ATL. You should have plenty of time for your connection.


  • Layover of 50 min or less
    Oct 13, 2014
    I am flying from CLT to ATL, arriving Concourse A, then connecting to an intl flight on Concourse E. If the CLT flight is on time I have 50 min. to connect. I have been tracking it and it is late more than it is on time. Just how much time do I need to get from A to E?


    It will take about 15 minutes to get from A to E on the Plane Train.


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