Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta (ATL) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

Got a tip about ATL airport? You've come to the right place for help on getting to, through, and between Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta airport. Share your experiences with others, or post a question and get notified when there is a response.

Topic Discussion

Just wondering if we have enough time?
It is possible if the first flight is on-time and both flights are on the same reservation. However, it leaves no time to spare.
I'm arriving ATL domestic from DHN on Delta Connection then departing ATL for ICN (Inchon, Korea) from ATL IT. Am I correct in my understanding that I need to claim my checked baggage at the domestic terminal and take a shuttle bus to the IT where I check in and recheck my baggage with Korean Air Lines? Is the process the same in reverse on my return trip? Thank you.
Are both flights on the same reservation or is it two separate reservations?
If flts are on 2 tickets and baggage need to be claimed and rechecked at the international terminal what would be the process.
I am flying Delta from AGS to ATL then have a Delta flight to BOS. My layover is 1 hr 8 mins. Is that long enough for me, and, mainly my checked bag, to make it? I worry about my bag not making it.
Yes, that is enough time for you and your bag if the flight from Augusta is on-time.
I am arriving from Amsterdam at 815pm at the international arrival terminal and connecting on to Tampa at 950pm from Terminal 1. Will I have enough time to make my connecting flight?
Atlanta does not have a "Terminal 1". If both flights are on Delta that is enough time.
Hi my son is flying in July from Greenville tspartan airport to Atlanta then on to Manchester Uk is 1 hour 20 minutes enough time for connection?
Yes, that is enough time. All he has to do is take the Plane Train from his arrival concourse to his departure concourse.
Outbound, have 1 hour and 14 minutes on a Saturday both are Delta flights. Return is from AMS thru MSP with 2.5 hours and both are Delta. Thank you
Oops. Question is with checked bags, enough time?
Yes, that is enough time. On your way to Paris, all you have to do in Atlanta is go from your arrival concourse to your departure concourse on the Plane Train.
Hi, I'm looking to travel with Delta to BNA from LHR via ATL. Looked at some flight options but wondering how much time I should leave for the connecting flight? Also, would I have to collect my bags after going through immigration and recheck them or would they automatically be taken (this happened once before with AA at JFK). If not is getting the bags and navigating to my next flight easy? Thanks, I have never done it alone before.
Yes, you have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, go through security and take the Plane Train to your departure concourse. You'll want at least 2 hours.
Sorry, I'll be booking with Delta but flying Virgin Atlantic to ATL then Delta for ATL - BNA
Thank you! I posted the second part just as you posted :)
Yeah, the process is the same.
Thanks, so 2 hours 10 minutes should be enough time?
I am flying in on delta from Johannesburg in December at 645 am, I have a connecting flight to fort Lauderdale at 9am. Will I make connection in time considering it is December which is a busy time. Or do you suggest a later flight to fort Lauderdale.
Yes, that is enough time.
I arrive in Atlanta with Virgin Atlantic from Manchester UK at 14.55, 1h50 layover, then flying with Delta to Las Vegas. I'm worried that this is not enough time! Will I need to collect bags and go through customs etc?
Yes, in Atlanta you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, and go through security and take the Plane Train to your departure concourse and gate. That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
I am flying from Pearson Airport in Toronto and have 1 hour to make my connection to Orlando. Is that enough time/
Yes, that is enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. 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.