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  • Connection Time
    Nov 25, 2014
    2
    Hello! I am about to book a round trip from Toronto to Barcelona via Rome from Alitalia's website. I have 2 hour layover for the one from Toronto to Barcelona and I have 1hr20min for the flight from Madrid back to Toronto. Do I need to claim my luggage when I am in Rome. Will I have enough time to make it? Thanks!

     

    No, you will not have to claim your luggage in Rome. Both connection times are sufficient.

     

    Thanks for the quick response ZAP!!! Highly appreciated!!!

     

  • Connection to Orlando
    Nov 25, 2014
    2
    We are flying with US Airways from Manchester, England to Orlando, FL via PHL. We have a 1 hr 59 min connection time. I have never been through PHL before so not exactly sure how it works...I presume as PHL will be our first port of call in the USA we will have to collect our baggage and drop it off somewhere after immigration? Both flights are with US Airways, will we land and depart from the same terminal? Also, is 1hr 59mins enough to get through to the gate before the next flight departs? Many Thanks in advance for any help and advice!

     

    You will arrive in Terminal A, go through US Immigration, claim your baggage, go through US Customs, then re-check your baggage at the transfer desk, then go up to the departure level, through security, and to your departure gate, which will either be in Terminal A or in a nearby terminal connected by walkways. You have enough time if your first flight is on-time.

     

    Many Thanks for all the really useful information...sounds pretty straight-forward! I will just hope we get into PHL on time! :)

     

  • enough time?
    Nov 25, 2014
    1
    i will land in houston with UA4117 from Dallas landing in terminal B and take off after 36 minutes from terminal E with UA004 to london.is enough time?

     

    It's enough time if everything runs perfectly, but there's no room for delays.

     

  • T2 connection to T5
    Nov 25, 2014
    1
    from Delta T2 to Hawaiian T5 with 1 hour between flights. no checked baggage, will I have enough time? what's the fastest way to get from T2 to T5?

     

    Get your Hawaiian boarding pass online before you leave on your first flight, you may get there after check-in cutoff. The only way to get between the terminals is on the AirTrain. You have enough time but it's cutting it pretty close.

     

  • Getting between concourses
    Nov 25, 2014
    1
    How to you get from Concourse C to Concourse A when you only have 30 min between connections?

     

    There's a tunnel connecting A to B and C. It's possible, but you have to hurry.

     

  • Connection Time
    Nov 25, 2014
    0
    Hi I am connecting from SCE through DTW to PHX, I land in DTW at 7:54 and my next flight to PHX is at 8:25, DELTA. Is that enough time?

     

  • Enough time
    Nov 25, 2014
    1
    Travelling from Toronto through JFK on Delta Connection flight T2, connecting on Delta to Zurich T4. One hour connection. December 2014. All on one ticket purchased from Delta. Customs cleared at departure in Toronto. Bags checked through to Zurich. Is one hour enough time? Winter time travel.

     

    Yes, it is enough time but it doesn't leave much time to spare in case of delays. T2 and T4 are connected inside security by a shuttle bus.

     

  • Asian Connection
    Nov 24, 2014
    1
    Flight from Austin to Hong Kong is connecting through ORD. Some of the layovers seem a little short; what is the minimum time we need? Group of 5, 4 US and one Chinese.

     

    If both flights are on United, 45 minutes, if flying in on American and out on Cathay Pacific, I would want at least an hour because you'll have to change terminals.

     

  • Connecting T2 with T4 - 60 min. layover
    Nov 24, 2014
    1
    Hi ZAP Arriving with DL from YUL on Jan 3th, 2015 to JFK T2 at 8:00 AM. Departing with DL from JFK T4 to MEX at 9:00 AM. Wife on wheelchair. Enough time for connections ? Delta shuttle how long between T2 and & T4 ? Shuttle accepts wheelchair ?

     

    The wheelchair person will take you the fastest possible route. Yes, you should have enough time.

     

  • Delta to British
    Nov 24, 2014
    2
    In Jan 2015 I am flying SJU-JFK on Delta arriving at 3:58pm and connecting to British Airways to LHR, departing 7:20pm. I bought the whole ticket through Orbitz. Will I have to take out the luggage and recheck the bags at British Airways or will Delta check them through? And the BA boarding pass? What do I have to? Is this enough time?Thank you in advance

     

    Yes, since you purchased one reservation DL should tag your bags through to BA. You won't have to do anything with them in JFK. You will have to take the ATS train from T4 to T7, get your boarding pass, and go through security. You have enough time.

     

    Thank you!

     

  • Airtrain Connection
    Nov 24, 2014
    1
    Hi there. I have a flight from YYZ -> JFK -> NRT on 15 Dec. The flight arrives at JFK Terminal 7 and connects with a flight in Terminal 1. If using the airtrain to get from 1-7 will it be within security or outside of it. If it is outside of security will checked bags still be transferred to the connecting flight? Lastly, is two hours enough time to make the connection. Thank you.

     

    The Airtrain runs outside security. However, if bags are checked through to NRT they will still be transferred for you. Yes, 2 hours should be enough time.

     

  • ZRH - JFK - TPA
    Nov 25, 2014
    2
    Hi ZAP Today our plane departure in ZRH got changed so that we have less connecting time at JFK. It's only 1 h 57 min. We're flying with Delta. Is that enough time for immigration, customs, security and a terminal change? It's on Good Friday 2015. And I saw that some flights to Tampa are leaving from terminal 4....? Thank you so much for your help!

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. Yes, more Delta flights are now using T4 and fewer are using T2.

     

    Thanks! Happy holidays!

     

  • International flight with a connecting flight at EWR
    Nov 24, 2014
    2
    Hi! I'll be flying from Stockholm to Newark for a connecting flight to Nashville on Sunday. My flight will arrive at terminal B 12.10 pm, and I hear Sunday afternoons are amongst the busiest times to travel. My connecting flight leaves from terminal C at 3.20 pm, but in between, I've got to go through passport control, pick up my back, go through US customs check and check my bag again, get to my next terminal and go through security at the next terminal and find my gate. I've travelled to the States three times before and it's gone well, however this is the first time with a layover in NY. Is it going to be enough time with 3 hours and 10 minutes? I've previously had a delayed flight and had to stay overnight in Toronto to wait for a new scheduled flight the next morning, and gosh do I want to avoid that situation again.

     

    Pick up my bag*

     

    Yes, that should be plenty of time.

     

  • Los Angeles - LAs Vegas connections at terminal/query
    Nov 24, 2014
    1
    hi, will arrive in Los angeles on Emirates at about 1pm and then have a domestic Virgin connection to Las Vegas at about 5pm. is 4 hours enough? is the domestic and international terminal same and whats the best way as I will have to do immigration customes etc. at LA?? do I have to collect my check in luggage and rebook at Virgin counter? Pls let me know. thanks

     

    You will arrive in the International Terminal, go through US Immigration, claim your baggage, go through US Customs, then if you purchased your tickets together and your bags are tagged to LAS, you will re-check your bags at the transfer desk, otherwise, you will exit the International Terminal, walk to the left to Terminal 3, where you will get your Virgin America boarding pass, re-check your bags if they weren't already re-checked, and go through security and to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.

     

  • SAF Municipal to PVR International
    Nov 24, 2014
    1
    What would I need to do in Denver taking a United flight from SAF Municipal Airport to DEN to PVR? Would I collect luggage outside security and recheck it? Is 2:30 plenty of time?

     

    On your way to PVR all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both on the B Concourse, 2 hrs 30 mins is plenty of time.

     





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