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  • Flying Houston to Mumbai via Munich
    Oct 13, 2016
    I am flying from Houston to Mumbai via Munich. The Layover time is 01:50 Hrs. Is that enough to go through Immigration, security and passport control? And my flight from Houston to Munich is UA102 and from Munich to Mumbai its LH764 so Do I need to change the terminals?


    Munich only has one terminal and you don't have to go through Immigration or Passport control in Munich. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.




  • Layover at MIA
    Oct 9, 2016
    I'm flying from POS to LHR and I have layover at MIA for 7hr 18min. Is that enough time to go through US Immigraiton, claim my bags, go through US Customs, go through security and to my departure gate? American Airlines for both legs of the trip.


    Yes, that is plenty of time.


  • change terminal coming from Brussels going to Orlando
    Oct 10, 2016
    I have 1h35 connection time in Newark coming from Brussels and going to Orlanda. It indicates we need to change terminals (but I can't find between which terminals). Do I have enough time to change between the terminals. We will be 4 (2 adults and 2 kids of 7 and 5 years ols). thanks


    That is barely enough time if everything goes perfectly. You will have to go through US Immigraiton, claim your bags, go through US Customs, take the AirTrain to Terminal C, go through security and to your departure gate.


    Thanks for the information !


  • Meeting/Picking up travelers
    Sep 30, 2016
    I'm picking my mom up from the airport in a week and she is not familiar with airports or flying. Can I go through security without having a ticket to meet her at the terminal so I can help her find her way?


    No, you can't. You have to meet her at the exit of security.


  • Terminal 1 - Terminal 3
    Sep 22, 2016
    I am arriving from Chicago into YYZ at 10:26 AM and have to make it to Terminal 3 for an international flight that departs at 1:00 PM. Is this enough time?


    That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • ASIANA AIRLINES --- SFO - New Delhi (short layover at ICN)
    Sep 18, 2016
    Hello I am flying from SFO to New Delhi on November with Asiana Airlines and the flight has a short connection at ICN (Seoul Airport) for 1 hour and 25 minutes. Considering this is a short connection will it be enough time for me to catch my next flight to Delhi? I am Also flying Asiana from ICN to Delhi. In addition do I have to go through security again? Please advise.


  • How early should I be at DFW?
    Sep 14, 2016
    I will be flying back home to CLT, but I don't know how early I should be at the airport. This is at the End of December. I haven't booked yet. It may be a 7:00am flight with a stop through Nashville or a nonstop 1:30pm flight from DAL on SOuthwest. I need to know.


    If you're flying from DFW on American in the morning during holiday season an don't have Precheck I suggest arriving at least 2 hours before your flight, so that means if you're on a 7 AM flight, getting to the airport at about 5.


  • Need. Help. Where do I do customs? Flying CLT - MCO - LGW - NAP
    Sep 10, 2016
    I have to go through customs and stuff in NAP right? How long would that take at 6:20pm? I am also flying economy. I need to know so I can purchase the correct train ticket. Would I do Customs in LHR or NAP? I am flying from CLT-MCO-MCO -LGW-LGW-NAP. CLT - MCO is on a different ticket then MCO-NAP.. MCO - NAP IS ALL ON ONE TICKET.


    Yes, if MCO-LGW-NAP is all on the same reservation you should just have to go through Immigration and Customs in Naples.


    Aug 30, 2016
    hello i am from Nepal and my flight is Nepal to Dubai to USA to Costa Rica, do i need any kind of visa to connect a flight through JFK international airport USA, i will just be connecting a flight to final destination that is Costa Rica and i am not going out of airport


    Yes, if you are a Nepalese citizen you need a US Transit Visa.


  • 14 hour connection at Newark
    Aug 30, 2016
    Hi, I am looking to book a trip from the Uk to Las Vegas however the return flight includes a 14 hour connection at Newark, I was wondering would we be able to leave the airport during this time to explore the city and if so how realistic is 'popping' into New York and returning to the airport? Regards Laura Hunt


    Yes, you can leave the airport. It takes about 75 minutes to get from Newark to Manhattan on the train.


  • connecting flight
    Aug 29, 2016
    I am traveling from white plains to Philadelphia to Raleigh, N where do I go to get the connecting flight in philadelphia


    The flight to Raleigh will likely depart from Terminal B or C.


  • Free wifi at LHR - question
    Aug 22, 2016
    So 4 hours of free wifi is available. I have a six hour layover for a connecting flight. Can I use 4 hours on my iPad then another 2 hours on my iPhone? Seems to me I can, is this correct?


    Yes, probably. Depending on how they do the authorization you might have to enter two separate email addresses or something like that.


  • time to reach teminal F from Terminal D
    Aug 11, 2016
    Hi. I have a connecting flight from Boston to Cleveland. I will reach at terminal D at and have to ctach next flat at terminal F within an hour. Will that be possible in this duration.


    Yes, that is possible.


  • Flying from UK, 2hr 05min layover from T5 to T1
    Aug 10, 2016
    Hello, We are flying on Wednesday from the UK to Orlando. We fly Manchester - Brussels - Chicago - Orlando. We arrive at T5 at 11:55 and our next flight is from T1 at 14:00. Never having done this my question is this: Do we need to go through customs/immigration before moving between the two terminals? Is it do-able? It seems very tight on time to me. TIA, Victoria


    Yes, you will arrive in T5, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then Take the ATS train to Terminal 1, go through security and to your departure gate. You have enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Connection Time
    Aug 4, 2016
    is 1 hr enough time to get from Terminal C7 to D 30?


    Yes, the Skylink train connects all gates inside security.


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