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  • I'm Clueless...
    Jun 7, 2013
    This is the first time I've flown internationally, and I'm completely clueless about how to check in, get a boarding pass, go through security with my passport, customs, etc. I'm flying from Nashville to Detroit to Amsterdam, then to Copenhagen on KLM. If someone with knowledge of those airports could give me a step-by-step, I would sleep much better tonight :)


    You will get all your boarding passes in Nashville at the Delta check-in (or online from Delta). Your flight from Nashville to Detroit will be like any other domestic flight, you'll then just have to find your flight to Amsterdam, which will be in the same terminal. In Amsterdam you will cross from Non-Schengen to Schengen and go through immigration for the EU. You will then be on what is essentially a domestic flight to Copenhagen.


    Thanks for the quick reply! Another question- will I need to go through security and show my passport each time I change flights? Also, when you say "go through immigration", what exactly does that mean? Sorry to be so dense...


    No, you will only go through immigration and security again in Amsterdam. In immigration you wait in a line to see an immigration officer, hand them a form they give you on the plane along with your passport and they might ask you some questions. Then assuming all is well they wave you through and you go through a metal detector. You will then be in the "Schengen zone" of Europe and your flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen will be like a domestic flight in the US as both the Netherlands and Denmark are in the Schengen zone. When you check in for your flights you will also need to provide your passport number (if you check in online or at a kiosk, or hand the agent your passport if you check in at a desk). The set-up in AMS is really simple, probably the simplest major airport in Europe to make a connection at.


    Thanks so much! Very helpful!


  • general
    Jun 4, 2013
    Flying from Portland, OR to JFK on Delta then JFK to Dublin on Aer Lingus. Which terminal will I arrive at and leave from at JFK?


    You will arrive in Terminal 4 and depart from Terminal 5. You will have to exit security and take the Airtrain/Air Terminals Train between Terminals.


  • Internet
    Jun 5, 2013
    I've been flying to New Ark International Airport but I cant't use my Ipad because there is no wifi at the airport, I never thought that there is one till I read the post, to the perso who posted that there is a WIFI at EWR Aiport could you please tell me how to get the WIFI ....thanks


    I fly out of Newark a lot and actually there is Wi-Fi offered through Boingo but there is a fee. Here's a tip depending on which term you're flying out of at Newark you can get free Wi-Fi at McDonald's or by logging in next to a airline club such as United, American, U.S. Airways.


    Thanks a lot I really appreciate your response


  • Passport validity US to Jamaica
    May 31, 2013
    I am flying from Houston to Montego Bay, Jamaica June 20th-23rd. My passport expires in August. Some websites say passport must be valid 6 months after date of travel, and some do not mention validity. The airline (Delta) said you just need a return ticket home. Do I really need to get my passport renewed?


    The airline is right - US is Jamaica's best customer -


  • Concourse Confusion
    May 30, 2013
    Am flying in to CLE from Orlando and catching connecting flight to Erie. How long does it take to go between concourse C & D? Or does United use same concourse for ARR & DEP fligths? Have 50minutes between connections. Thank you


    You'll have plenty of time. The United operation at CLE is very compact.


  • how to get to
    May 23, 2013
    whats the easiest way to get from JKF to west 20th street


    Easiest? take a cab of course (although obviously not the cheapest). Also, W 20th and what?


  • Coach Canada location
    May 20, 2013
    Children flying unattended need to make way to coach canada in toronto? Anyone experience or can tell us where to find them


    Try to contact Pierson Airport at 416-776-9892 or e-mail: or via Twitter @TorontoPearson.


  • what terminals
    May 19, 2013
    what terminal does united land at from edinburgh and what does a connecting flight to orlando mco use, flying september


    Are you connecting in Newark? If so both flights operate from Terminal C.


  • Snacks
    Jun 5, 2013
    Can I bring my own snacks and bottled water through security and on plane??


    Snacks, yes (as long as they're not liquids or gels). Bottled water - no.


    So I can't bring any drink on correct??


    Correct. If you want a drink you have to buy it after security in the airport.


    Ok, thank you!!


    You can bring an empty bottle through security then fill it up at a water fountain.


  • flight
    May 13, 2013
    on 15 Jun I'm flying from Tyler TX, on United UA3262 departing 0536 hrs. arriving Houston at 0637 hrs. departing Houston on United UA 4149 AT 0727 hrs. arriving at Kansas City at 0933 hrs. will I have a problem with this reservation


    It should be doable. The Tyler flights appear to mostly arrive in Terminal A and 4149 will probably depart from Terminal B. You just have to take the TerminaLink train one stop. You should have enough time.


  • connecting flight
    May 13, 2013
    i am arriving from the US to FRA by Lufthansa 7600 and connecting to Munich by Lufthansa 110. I have 1 hr and 25 mins lay over. is this enough time and what is best way to connect. thanks


    Lufthansa 7600 is actually United flight 46.


  • Connecting Flights - Help!
    May 12, 2013
    Hi, Is 40mins enough of a connection time for these flights, what will happen if i miss them, the flight itinerary was on united airs website so would book all flights with them surely they wouldn't recommend that itinerary if they didn't think we could make it there will be 2 of us and will both only have hand luggage. Also any advice of where we need to go when we land would really help so we can make sure we don't waste any time looking wee to go we are happy to un if needed just want some advice before I book. Depart Las Vegas (LAS)Sat 18th May 23:29 Flight UA1611 Arrive Chicago (ORD O'Hare) Sun 19th May 05:00 Connect time in Chicago 1hr Depart Chicago (ORD O'Hare) Sun 19th May 06:00 Flight UA6482 (operated by skywest dba united express) Arrive Washington (IAD – Dulles) Sun 19th May 08:45 Connect time in Washington 40mins Depart Washington (IAD – Dulles)Sun 19th May 09:25 Flight UA4 Arrive London (LHR – Heathrow) Sun 19th May 21:55 May thanks, Sophie


    You can easily make a 1 hour connection at 5 AM at ORD. The day flight LHR-IAD usually has a lot of connections from ORD on it so it usually waits for the 6 AM ORD-IAD flight if it's late. However that flight is usually not late since it is also so early in the morning. If for some reason you miss your connection in ORD you will be booked on one of the evening ORD-LHR flights. If you miss your connection in IAD you will be booked on one of the evening IAD-LHR flights. In both cases you would get into London the morning of the 20th.


  • Terminal 4 to Terminal 8 Connection
    May 10, 2013
    I would just like to know what the procedure is when getting a connecting flight at JFK. We are actually flying from OR Tambo (Johannesburg ) to Heathrow (London) to JFK (New York) to Luiz Munoz (San Juan). We are arriving on 17 May at 12:15 on an International flight on Virgin Atlantic at Terminal 4 and are then connecting at 14:30 on a Domestic flight on American Airways at Terminal 8. According to the Travel agent "the Airline sells the connection as good connection" which means I cannot change it and that they believe that it is enough time. I believe the process is as follows: When arriving at JFK collect bags Find and go thru Customs After customs there is a baggage carousel that I need to place my bags on that will take it to my destination (provided that they checked it all the way thru at OR Tambo (Johannesburg)) – Is this correct or do I need to take it with me Find and get on a AirTrain to Terminal 8 Find and go to Departures At terminal 8 do I need to Check-in and get a boarding pass at American Airways Go thru to boarding gate


    You should be able to re-check your bags in Terminal 4 with American before you take the Airtrain. If not just take your bags with you, since you will have to get a boarding pass from American anyway. You'll have to hurry as that's the last American flight to SJU of the day.


    May 10, 2013
    Hi, During Security Check in i have lost my ID Card issued by Vodafone lower parel Mumbai. Issued under "Sushant" name.


    Try general Airport number +91 22 2681 3000, or e-mail '


  • transfer time
    Apr 26, 2013
    i,m arriving on Srilankan flight(581)0755 T3 and connecting to Alitalia (156) 0900 T1. how long will it take to get from T3 to T1? can i walk or have to take a shuttle?


    which Airport do you arrive at and which Airport do you connect to?


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