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  • Can I get my luggage
    Feb 15, 2016
    I will fly from europe to toronto and then after 5 hre layover to windsor but my question is can I get my bags in toronto airport if I want to stay there eventhough my ticket is to windsor?


    Yes, you will claim your bags in Toronto to go through Canadian Customs, but you can only skip a leg if it's the last one of your trip.


  • Do I need to get my baggage and recheck in again?
    Jan 17, 2016
    My first flight is UA6198, and then my connecting flight is UA807. Do I need to get my baggage and recheck in again? I'm worried since there's only 56 mins between the two flights? I know that I will have been already passed the American custom in Toronto Pearson Airport .


  • bag checking
    Jan 14, 2016
    fly in on united at 8:37 fly out on southwest at 10:00 do i have time to check and recheck bags


    That's barely enough time if the United flight is on-time. If you can do it with carry-ons only then I highly recommend it.


  • Arriving at 9am departing at 11:00 am
    Jan 30, 2016
    I have a flight from BCN to FCO on lberia that will arrive at 9:00 am. My next flight from FCO to ATH is at 11:00 am on Aegean. What is the possibility of lberia flight delay? and What is the possibility to connect flights conveniently? Thanks


    will you have checked (hold) baggage? If not I think you should have no trouble making this. If you do you will have to hope your Iberia flight is on-time and hurry to the baggage claim and the Aegean check-in counter.


    Thanks for the quick respond ZAP. I do have baggage. In general are the lberia flights on time? and if yes? will it be too hard to do that. give me a % of doing it conveniently?


    It won't be easy regardless. I think you have about a 60% chance of making it.


  • Ind-ewr-Arn
    Jan 12, 2016
    I'm traveling from Indiana to Newark to Sweden. I'll have one checked bag and was wondering if I needed to get it in Newark and recheck it or if it'll automatically be put on the plane to Arlanda


  • International connection from Germany to Mexico via O`hare
    Jan 12, 2016
    I will arrive in O`Hare from Frankfurt with Lufthansa at 2.10 pm (business) and will connect to Cancun with American at 3.45pm. Is this sufficient? Can the luggage be checked through?


    Is this on two separate itineraries or one itinerary? If it's two separate ones you will have to transfer your bags between airlines yourself and it will be very difficult for you to make it in time. If it's the same itinerary it's possible but you have no possible time to spare. You will have to claim your bags to go through US Customs.


  • How much time do i need?
    Jan 11, 2016
    Flying from IST-LAX-DFW. Since layover at LAX is 20 hours i booked another flight from LAX-DAL. Flights were booked from two different sites. If i don't have a boarding pass for my separately booked flight to DAL , where do i get one, at the gate or exit, check in and go again through checkpoint?How much time do i need, and what do i do with my baggage? Am i going to be able to claim it when i arrive to DAL, or do i have to wait to pick it up at DFW?


    You will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, and go through US Immigration, then you need to walk to Terminal 1 (Southwest) or Terminal 3 (Virgin America) with your bags and get your DAL boarding pass and re-check your bags with them. Note that you can only do this if the LAX-DFW flight is the last flight of your existing reservation. If you are flying back to IST, that portion will be canceled due to you no-showing LAX-DFW.


  • What do i have to do?
    Jan 10, 2016
    I'am flying ''United'' from DFW to IAH, and then from IAH to IST with Turkish Airlines. Flights were booked from two different sites, on two different days.Am i gonna have to claim my bag at IAH and recheck on my way to Turkey? If yes how much time is needed to do so?


    Yes, if you purchased two separate tickets you will have to claim your bags in your arrival terminal B or C, and then take them to Terminal D to re-check with Turkish. I recommend at least 2.5 hours for your transfer.


  • Connecting Flights
    Jan 8, 2016
    Arriving in MIA from Antigua coming off vactation, have 2:33 mins to make connecting flight to Charlotte, have a couple suitcases. Will that be enough time? Will be on 11/26, thinking that's cutting close due to Thanksgiving.


    That should be enough time.


  • Short connection
    Jan 9, 2016
    Hi, I am flying from Atlanta to Mumbai with Uniteed. I have two connecting flight: Atlanta - Washington DC Washington DC - Newark Newark - Mumbai I have 1hr50 at Newark. Is it enough to catch the next flight to Mumbai ? Will I have to recheck my luggage ? Will I have to go through immigration ? Thanks


    You don't have to do anything with your baggage in Newark on your way to Mumbai. There is no US Immigration when leaving the US. All you have to do in Newark is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You will depart from Terminal C. If you arrive in Terminal A there is a shuttle bus inside security between A and C. You have enough time. You will show your passport to the gate agent when boarding the flight to Mumbai, this is how they record that you left the country.


    Thank you very much


    One quick question. Do I have to go through security once more at Newark ?


  • Cut glass vase
    Jan 6, 2016
    Can I carry a cut glass vase on the airplane


    Yes, you can.


  • Toronto to Mexico via Houston
    Jan 4, 2016
    Hi We are a group of 14 flying United from Toronto to Mexico with a 1 hour layover in Houston. Some of us will be checking baggage. Do we have to pick it up in Houston? Also, do you know what terminals we will be flying into and out of? Thanks!


    You will not have to do anything with your bags in Houston. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. If your flight from Toronto is operated by Air Canada you will arrive in Terminal A. If it is operated by United Express it will arrive in Terminal B or C. Your flight to Mexico will depart from Terminal B or E. The Skyway train connects all terminals inside security. You should have enough time if your first flight is on-time.


  • United Lost it
    Dec 30, 2015
    We were cancelled from a Sunday night fight and had to spend the night in the airport. We left Monday and arrived in El Salvador. Here we are 48 hours later with no luggage. Customer Service is from India and not much help. Any thoughts?


  • Luggage never put on plane from PSP to HOU IAH
    Dec 30, 2015
    I flew direct from PSP to IAH and checked my bag at the counter. When I arrived in Houston, after waiting for 2 hours, I was told my bag was still in Palm Springs and would be delivered to me Monday. They are still looking for my bag?? I need resolution ASAP.


    Nobody here is able to do anything to help you.


  • baggage through check at lax
    Dec 28, 2015
    hi - my 16 year old son is travelling to San Diego via LAX from Aust.. He is flying American airlines to LAX( terminal B ) then to SD from terminal 4. Will his bags be checked through or will he need to collect them from terminal B and have them checked again at terminal 4?


    By "Aust" do you mean Australia, Austria, or Austin, Texas? American airlines does not use the International Terminal, however, the Qantas code-share flights do. He will have to claim his bags to go through US Customs. They should be tagged through to San Diego, in which case he can re-check them at the re-check desk, then go to Terminal 4, go through security and take the shuttle bus to the American Eagle remote terminal where his flight to San Diego will depart.


    sorry, Australia and yes it is a Qantas code share AA flight


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