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  • Do I need to collect luggage and clear customs?
    Jul 1, 2016
    3
    Hi I'm flying in from Manchester UK to Toronto Pearson and then on to Windsor, Ontario with like a 6 hour layover. Do I have to collect my luggage, clear customs and then recheck in in departures? Or is there an interconnecting flight desk for this?

     

    What airlines are you flying?

     

    Air transat and air Canada

     

    Since you purchased two separate reservations you will arrive in Terminal 3, go through Canadian Immigration, claim your bags, and go through customs, then you will have to take the terminal link train to Terminal 1, re-check your bags with Air Canada, get your boarding passes, and go through security.

     

  • BRINDISI-FCO-ORD
    Jun 30, 2016
    0
    AA allows 50#, Alitalia allows 17.5#. I want to carry on both flights. Do they weigh the bags in brindisi? How much over will they allow /-?

     

  • Iberia to Zurich; American to JFK with a snag
    Jun 30, 2016
    1
    I am flying to Zurich RT on American. I plan on staying an extra 2 weeks and I'm flying Iberia R from Zurich to Barcelona as Iberia is a partner with American Airlines. Here is the "snag." On my return flight to Zurich, Iberia has contracted with Veuling for that morning flight. Vueling's policy is you must retrieve your bags and recheck them. My question is has anyone else had this issue with a contracted flight? in addition, I have 1 1/2 hrs before my flight for the states leaves. Is that enough time at this airport on a Saturday morning at 8:30 am to get off the plane, get my bag, check in at American, go through security and get on board before they close the door? What do you think?

     

    yes, that will be difficult. You might want to fly back on the Vueling flight the day before.

     

  • transit trough LHR WITH BAGGAGE!!
    Jun 29, 2016
    1
    hi, arrive on T5 BA from oslo, departure on T2 AV, I HAVE A TRANSIT VISA, do i have to collect my baggage before going to Terminal 2?, diferente tickets, one is from british airways, and one from avianca. if yes ┬┐IS THERE AN OPTION TO CHECK MY BAGGAGE FROM OSLO TO BOGOTA, SO I CAN PASS TROUGH LHR WITHOUT PASSINg UK BORDER CONTROL?

     

    Since you purchased two separate tickets you will have to claim your bags from BA and take them with you to T2 to re-check with Avianca and thus go through passport control.

     

  • CONNECTING FLIGHTS
    Jun 28, 2016
    4
    I am flying to Seattle from Spokane on Alaska, arriving at 7a.m. My connecting flight is on American Airlines departing at 8:30 a.m. I have a checked bag. Will I have to claim my baggage and go through TSA again for my second flight? And will I have enough time for the connection?

     

    Are your tickets on the same reservation or two separate reservations?

     

    Two separate reservations

     

    You can show your AA reservation to the Alaska agent in Spokane and ask that they check your bags through, but they are not obligated to. If they do not you will have to claim and re-check your bags in the main terminal building and then go through security, making the connection very difficult.

     

    Thank you

     

  • Loss in check point
    Jun 27, 2016
    0
    I loss my camera bag in the check point , I fly yesterday at 6:50pm approx. pass for check point and never pick up my camera bag. I need you review the video camera at this area and valid who take my bag. A other bag call me and haves after take the fly with National Airline. Is most value the photo for the my life and baby memories. Bag black with 4 pocket with red letter CANNON EOS AND in the one pocket have a disk blue color. Please call me 788-433-1979 Address Reparto Meteopolitano 943 Calle 21 se San Juan PR 00921 Email: wilmi78@hotmail.com

     

  • Checked Baggage + Layover
    Jun 27, 2016
    3
    I have a 12-hour layover in Frankfurt and I'd like to explore the city. When we arrive for passport control, do we first claim our bags and then can we re-check them immediately? I am traveling with a rather large box of equipment that I cannot take with me out of the airport. I'm hoping to plan my packing accordingly so I only have a small bag with me for exploration and the rest is checked away.

     

    Where are you flying from and to and on what airlines?

     

    Hi there! Flying from Johannesburg to Frankfurt (Lufthansa Flight 9545 - arrive 6:10 am) and then departing Frankfurt to San Francisco CA (Lufthansa Flight 9126 - Departing 5:25 pm). I'm hoping to meet a friend for lunch downtown, but want to make sure my giant bag can be checked through easily so I can leave the airport (Flying on a US Passport)

     

    Note that your first flight is on South African Airways and your second flight is on United. Your bags will be sent straight through, you don't have to do anything with them in Frankfurt.

     

  • Transfer with twin babies
    Jun 27, 2016
    3
    Hi, I will fly with twin babies (6 months) from tlv to EWR and than further to DC.All with United. Is the luggage checked through? Or do we have to collect an re check in. Since we are flying with 2 babies and lots of luggage and strollers etc- is there any service or other help we can make use of?

     

    Your bags are tagged through to DC, but in Newark you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then go to your departure terminal and through security. There are carts available for use in the International baggage claim.

     

    This is know I am asking on tbe return journey will United check them all the way to bne from cle asking as United is not codes hare with qantas. But it's all ticketed on the 1 ticket

     

    If all flights are on the same reservation then your bags will be checked through to Brisbane. United and Qantas do have an interline agreement.

     

  • Help
    Jun 27, 2016
    1
    Ok I have booked a flight for my daughter and family to fly from bne to lax to cle then returning cle lax bne the flight starts with qantas then connects with united so fares rules is qantas. My question is when they fly united to lax then bne do their bags get checked all the way thru to bne from cle

     

    If all tickets are on the same reservation, their bags will be tagged to CLE, but in LAX, they will go through US Immigration, claim their bags, go through US Customs, follow signs for connecting passengers, re-check their bags at the re-check desk, then go outside and walk to Terminal 7 and go through security.

     

  • Checking in Luggage
    Jun 23, 2016
    3
    I'm flying from LAX Aer Lingus to Dublin and then British Airways to London Heathrow. Can I check in my luggage all the way to London?

     

    Were your tickets purchased on one reservation or two separate reservations?

     

    It was booked seperateky

     

    You can ask the Aer Lingus agent in LAX. They do have an interline agreement, but since you purchased two separate reservations they are not obligated to check your bags through to London.

     

  • Need to know gate e number Qatar airways miami airport
    Jun 23, 2016
    1
    What gate does Qatar airline arrived in Miami?? Where do i go to call shuttle for the court yard hotel miami??

     

    Qatar Airways will arrive in the Central Terminal concourse E.

     

  • WRONG INFO!!
    Jun 21, 2016
    2
    Please be aware that this website gives false information! I read that Virgin America allows your first checked bag to be up to 70 lbs, and all other bags 50 lbs. This is incorrect! ALL bags cannot exceed 50 lbs, regardless of whether it is the first and only checked bag. I trusted this website and had to pay the additional fee. AVOID THIS WEBSITE AND AVOID THE $50 OVERWEIGHT FEE.

     

    Why didn't you just check the Virgin America website?

     

    Obviously don't you think I know that now? My point is, why does a website like this even exist if it's unreliable.

     

  • Check bags at B/C when flying out of F at PHL?
    Jun 18, 2016
    1
    I am flying out of Terminal F but want to check bags and go through security at B/C at PHL. Is this doable?

     

    Yes, I believe you can do that.

     

  • Customs clearance time regarding
    Jun 18, 2016
    1
    Planning to arrive Boston at 1405 hrs by QR743V ( terminal E) and I have connecting flight to STL at 1709 hrs ( terminal B) . Will this halt time of 3hrs sufficient to checkout luggage , clear customs and recheck in? Quick response would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.

     

    That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • flight from Dubai with connection
    Jun 18, 2016
    3
    I am going to book flight from Dubai to jfk with Emirates. There is flight with connection in IAD which is less expensive than direct flight to JFK. May I book the flight with the connection and disregard the leg from JFk to IAD? I have baggage to check in.

     

    If it's a one-way you can. If it's a roundtrip and not the end of then your trip, then the rest of your trip will get canceled if you skip a leg.

     

    Thanks a lot for your reply. Can I get my baggage on JFK or they send the baggage directly to IAD?

     

    Yes, you will have to claim your baggage in JFK to go through US Customs.

     

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