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Our flight is from Atlanta to Barcelona but 1 stop in Philadelphia. Will I check in at the domestic terminal since initially flying to Philly or at the International terminal since destination is Barcelona? Thank you!
Yes, you go to the domestic terminal. American only has a check-in desk in the Domestic terminal, so you wouldn't even be able to check in at the International Terminal.
Looking to book a flight on delta from MSP to SXM. The layover in ATL is only 50 minutes. Is that enough time to make the connection to SXM? Will everything have to be on time to be able to make it or is their a bit of flexibility in case we are taxiing, etc when I land from MSP?
Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate using the Plane Train. Arrival times include time spent taxiing (the time shown is the time that it's anticipated you will arrive at the gate, not the time you land).
I'm flying with Delta from Mexico City to Brussels with a connecting flight in Atlanta. I have 1h and 50min. for my connection. Seeing as I will be arriving from MEX, I will need to go through customs. Do I also need to claim my baggage at ATL airport and check in again in the departure hall? Or will my bagage be automatically send to my final destination?
You won't have to claim your bags. Just Immigration, customs, and security. You should have enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Hi ! I booked with DELTA for a trip from Montreal to Costa Rica with a 58min layover in ATL.... I am beginning to panic... this is his 1st flight on his own. Will he have to get his luggage in Atlanta and check it again? Will he have to go through security? It doesn't make sens... it can't be done in 58 min especially considering flights are often delayed..... I'm really worried...
He will go through US Immigration and customs in Montreal. All he has to do on the way to Costa Rica in Atlanta is go from his arrival gate to his departure gate.
What is the quickest way to get to an international Delta flight coming on on Concourse E to a domestic Southwest flight leaving on Concourse C? We can't carry all of our bags and also have a disabled child in a wheelchair.
Sorry, mistake. International flight is coming into ATL, domestic flight is departing.
You will have to arrive, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, take the shuttle bus to the Domestic terminal, re-check your bags with Southwest, and go through security. You need at least 3 hours, maybe more.