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  • 1 hour 59 minute connection
    Jan 30, 2016
    1
    Hi, We are planning a trip from Ireland. Due to fly from Dublin on KLM flight KL6177 landing at 14.01 at Atlanta. Our connection flight then to Orlando is with Delta and departs at 16.00 DL2586. Will we need to collect our bags and recheck them in? Also will we need to to pass through immigration? Finally will this connection time be enough? Thanks

     

    Both of your flights will be on Delta. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Dublin. 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 plenty of time.

     

  • 71 min layover
    Jan 28, 2016
    0
    I posted previously I'm arriving from Norfolk, VA to connect to Cancun. Forgot to identify my airline is Delta. Will I have enough time to connect?

     

  • 71 min layover
    Jan 28, 2016
    1
    Flying in from Norfolk, VA Feb 2. I have only 71 min to get to the international terminal to leave for Cancun. Will that be enough time?

     

    Yes, that is enough time. You don't actually have to change terminals - just go from your arrival gate to your departure gate using the Plane Train.

     

  • 52 min layover
    Jan 28, 2016
    1
    Hi, I have a trip from MSY to ATL then CDG. I just have 52 min for connecting flights. Is that enough? How long is the trip from domestic concourse to the international? Best

     

    Yes, that is enough time. it should take you less than 15 minutes to get between concourses on the Plane Train.

     

  • only 30 mins connecting time between flights
    Jan 27, 2016
    1
    Arriving to Atlanta airport via delta airlines at 3.55pm and leaving atlant for LA airport at 4.25 pm. Is that a connection possible to make in that time?. What are my options if I miss my connection

     

    It's barely possible if the first flight is on-time and domestic. if you miss your connection you will be rebooked on the next available flight to Los Angeles.

     

  • Paris CDG - Atlanta - Orlando
    Jan 26, 2016
    1
    Hi, We are travelling with Air France on 17th August arriving at 14:20 (AF682) from CDG with 1 hour 35 mins connection to Orlando 15-55 (AF8454). Connections all booked on the same booking reference. Does this give us enough time to clear immigration, baggage, customs, baggage recheck to reach our connection? If we were to miss the connection what's the procedure to follow?

     

    That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly. If you miss your connection you will be rebooked on the next available Delta flight to Orlando. They do fly hourly flights from Atlanta to Orlando.

     

  • Transferring flights
    Jan 25, 2016
    1
    We are travelling from fort Myers to Kansas City on Feb 8th. We arrive at 09.50 (flight 2270) and are due to leave for Kansas City at10.25 (flight 2075). Seems very tight timing. Is it possible?

     

    It's possible but it doesn't leave much time to spare if the first flight is delayed. The Plane Train connects all concourses inside security.

     

  • transfer time with hold luggage
    Jan 25, 2016
    4
    HI. Our Delta flight from Memphis lands in ATL at 15.36. Our connecting flight with Virgin departs at 17.45. Presumably we will have to collect our hold luggage and re-check this in to Virgin, plus go through security again at ATL. Do you think we have given ourselves enough time for this?

     

    If both tickets are on the same reservation then you don't have to claim your bags in Atlanta or go through security. If that's the case then you should have plenty of time.

     

    Thankyou for your comments. However when I was on the online chat earlier with Virgin the rep said that we would have to collect our bags in Atlanta and go through security. The ticket is an e-ticket, all flights booked at the same time, all under 1 booking ref. We are therefore a bit confused. If we do have to collect bags etc, do we still have enough time do you think?

     

    The Virgin rep is confused. They are describing the process when entering the United States. All you have to do in Atlanta is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

    ok, thanyou very much for your help.

     

  • January 24 - Monday
    Jan 24, 2016
    1
    We are flying through Atlanta tomorrow - connecting at 10 am to Florida. Will we have a problem due to the East Coast storm and snow?

     

    Things should be fine by tomorrow as long as you aren't coming from Baltimore/Washington. Atlanta wasn't really affected by it.

     

  • First flight to Atlanta then to DC
    Jan 24, 2016
    1
    My wife has flight from Dubai to Atlanta Airport, it is her first flight, then she has flight from Atlanta to DC. I have a couple of questions. 1. Does she need to claims her bagges or the bagges will transfer to DC? 2. Her flight will arrive in Terminal I and she flight from Terminal S, are these terminal connected to each other and easy to walk to one another? 3. Does she need go thru immigration in Atlanta airport?

     

    In Atlanta she will arrive in the E/F concourse, go through US Immigration, claim her bags, go through US Customs, re-check her bags at the re-check desk, then go through security and take the Plane Train directly to her departure concourse, she does not have to go to the S Terminal.

     

  • Connection ZRH-ATL-LAS
    Jan 23, 2016
    2
    Hello, I will arrive from ZRH at 2.50pm in ATL and departure to LAS is at 4.20pm. Is that enough time so I can make my Connection?

     

    That's barely enough time if your flight from Zurich is on-time.

     

    Ok thanks a lot anyway. I will Change my connecting flight to 5.40pm

     

  • paris cdg to las vegas via atlanta 2 hours connection
    Jan 22, 2016
    3
    i'm flying from paris cdg with air france to las vegas. i have 2 hours connection in atlanta. i know i will have to reclaime baggage and go through custom etc. is it enough time?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time.

     

    i forgot to mention that i'm not u.s citizen and i would have to pass immigration, is it still enough time?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time.

     

  • Enough time from arrival to departure
    Jan 20, 2016
    1
    My Delta flt arrives in ATL at 11:33AM and my scheduled departure to Nassau is 12:10PM what's my chances to make this connection, and my bags?

     

    Yes, you have a chance if the first flight is on-time. The Plane Train connects all concourses inside security.

     

  • Domestic Connections
    Jan 19, 2016
    1
    My flight arrives in ATL at 11:30pm and my connection to MPLS is at 12:05pm. Do domestic flights normally connect in the same terminal? When do gates normally close after boarding? Think I have a chance?

     

    Gates are not in a "terminal" at ATL. They are in a 7 different concourses all connected inside security by the Plane Train. You do have a chance but it depends on your first flight arriving on-time.

     

  • Re-checking luggage
    Jan 19, 2016
    3
    I am flying from Warsaw to Amsterdam to ATL to STT. 2 hour layover in ATL. Do I need to re-check my luggage in ATL? Is 2 hours enough to go through immigration/customs? Thank you.

     

    Yes, in Atlanta you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US customs, re-check your bags at the recheck desk then go through security and take the Plane Train to your departure concourse. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

    Thank you, that's what I thought. Do you think that packing in carry-ons only and not checking any bags could save time at the airport? Or is re-checking in ATL pretty fast? Thank you.

     

    If you can do carry-on only, yes that will save you time.

     

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