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  • Will I have enough time to connect to my next flight?
    Nov 20, 2015
    Hi! I am arriving to the DTW airport tomorrow at 128 from China and then will go through customs but my American Airlines flight at 305 is on the other terminal (Terminal N) so I know I have to go through security when I get there. Will a layover of 1 hr and 30 mins be enough time for me to make it on my next place? Let me know please!!


    I will als only have 2 carry ins, no checked luggage!


    It's possible if you check in for your American flight online before you leave China, your flight from China arrives on-time, and you hurry and get lucky with the shuttle. This is a very difficult connection. Also note that you aren't allowed 2 carry-on bags that have to go in the overhead bin.


  • Getting from Terminal E to Terminal C
    Nov 10, 2015
    Me and my husband are gonna arrive at Terminal E at 17:15 from Tokyo, and then we will catch the flight to Detroit departs at 19:30, Terminal C (JetBlue Airways). So we only have about one hour and thirty mins to go through US Immigration, claim our bags, walk to Terminal C and check-in again to head to Detroit. Is it enough time? And how long does it take to walk from Terminal E to C? Please advice and thanks a bunch.


    It's possible but doesn't leave much time to spare. It will take 15-20 minutes to change terminals.


  • Francfort Germany/EWR/Rochester (ny)
    Oct 25, 2015
    I'll be flying from Francfort to EWR with Lufthansa 747-8, and then get a connecting flight to Rochester (NY) on United Express. I've 3h layover at EWR, will that be enought (Immigration, pick-up my luggage and clear through US customs, recheck my luggage). Thank you.


    3 hours should be plenty of time.


  • advice
    Oct 21, 2015
    I am arriving to LAX from Mexico with AA at 18:43 and have a connecting flight to London at 20.55 with BA, do you think I do have time to make it? luggage is checked to London:) thanx for reply.


    That should be barely enough time. Note that you will have to claim your bags to go through US Customs, then re-check it at the re-check desk, then go to the International Terminal and through security.


  • Connecting flights in EWR
    Jan 8, 2015
    I am flying in February to Newark from Halifax NS and was just notified that the flight is going to arrive later. This is going to give me just 55 minutes to catch my connecting flight to Honolulu. Is this enough time? I believe I have to change terminals but both flights are with United. Thank You.


  • Seattle
    Jan 5, 2015
    I hope to fly with Alaska Airlines from Kalispell Mt to Seattle continuing same day,same airline to Kelowna BC. Then 2 days later, Kelowna BC to Seattle (Alaska A) continuing to Dublin with America Airlines. Does Alaska A and American A flying to the same terminal at Seattle or will I have to make changes? Thankyou.


    Seattle only has one Terminal. All gates in Seattle are connected inside security. However, if you are purchasing separate tickets and because you will have to go through US Immigration and Customs upon arrival from Kelowna, and because you will have to take your bags to the American ticket counter to re-check you need to allow at least 2.5 hours, preferably a little more for your connection Kelowna->Seattle->???->Dublin.


    Thankyou, very helpful. Plan B: Fly Dub to Seattle via chicago (3hr15 layover) all with United on 23rd June. Then Kelowna BC to Dublin via Calgary (2.5 hr layover) & Toronto (3.15hr layover) all with Air Canada. Does any of this require a terminal change please.


    If you fly to Chicago on Aer Lingus then you will have to change from Terminal 5 to Terminal 1, but you will have plenty of time. No other connections would involve terminal changes.


  • domestic to international
    Jan 4, 2015
    Is 2 1/2 hours enough layover/connection time in Atlanta if arriving Delta domestic and going to Delta international on one ticket? Do I have to get my own bags?


    That is plenty of time. All you have to do is take the plane train from your arrival concourse to your departure concourse. You don't have to do anything with your bags.


  • Kalispell MA to Kelowna BC, Canada
    Jan 3, 2015
    Does American Airlines fly from Kalispell MA (USA) to Kelowna BC, Canada in July? Thankhyou.


    American Airlines does not fly to either of those locations. The only airlines that serve both Kalispell and Kelowna are United Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Also, be aware that MA is Massachusetts. MT is Montana.


  • Kalispell MA to Kelowna BC
    Jan 3, 2015
    Does American Airlines fly from Kalispell MA to Kelowna BC, Canada in July?


  • Check in international customs
    Dec 26, 2014
    I am flying to Rome from Dulles with a layover in JFK. Where will I have to do international customs check in, at Dulles or at JFK?


    You don't go through us customs when leaving the US.


  • 1
    Dec 24, 2014
    We have a 14 hour layover new years day. 7am to 9pm. What to see and do!cannot find a visitor guide on the airport.


    It's an airport, there's very little to see and do there. You can take the AirTrain and Subway into Manhattan. It takes about an hour each way.


  • Importing a cat into U.S.
    Dec 2, 2014
    I am flying my cat into Kennedy Airport through cargo. Can anyone advise me on how I can clear her through Customs. She will have all her papers and relevant shots. Thanks.


  • Transfer Time same terminal
    Dec 2, 2014
    I'm flying from buffalo into O'Hare on United landing at 5:11pm Saturday night Dec 6 terminal 1 and transferring to a flight to San Fransisco departing at 6pm from terminal 1 also. Is 49 minutes enough time to change planes in same terminal. I will only have a carry on with me. Both flights are with United, also what happens if the first flight is delayed a bit?


    Yes that should be enough time. If your inbound flight is delayed and you miss your connection you will be rebooked on the next available flight to San Francisco. United has many of them.


    at no charge? or will I have to play for the next flight?


    Yes, there is no charge if the reason you miss the connection is because of a delayed United flight.


  • Kallispell Int Airport, Ma to Chicago
    Dec 2, 2014
    Next July 2015, I want to fly direct from Kallispell Int Airport in Montana to Chicago. So far, I have not found any airline doing a direct service. Is it possible to fly direct to O'Hare or other Chicago airport?


    United usually flies Kalispell-Chicago nonstop during the summer, but they have not loaded their seasonal flights for next summer yet. Check again in February or March. You won't miss out on low fares by not booking now.


    Would the same apply for United from Dublin to Seattle flying end of June? Should I wait?


    No airlines fly Dublin-Seattle nonstop.


    United has loaded their nonstop flights for the summer between Chicago and Kalispell onto their schedule. It will fly daily in June and July.


  • Layover @ Amsterdam
    Nov 9, 2014
    1 hour layover in Amsterdam. Flying Delta Los Angeles, CA to Stuttgart. Will I need to go through customs and claim baggage? Do I have enough time?


    Your transfer time should be enough; however, I suggest that you open, click on 'Terminal Map' under QUICK LINKS'& scroll down to the detailed text - particularly Arriving/Connecting Procedures & Transfer/Time.


    You will not have to claim your baggage. You will go through Schengen Passport control and security when you enter the Schengen pier of the the terminal for your flight to Stuttgart.


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