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  • enough time??
    Sep 1, 2014
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    I will be arriving from Colorado springs from terminal b and have to catch my next flight in terminal c to Austin teaxs and its 53minutes between lay over. is there going to be enough time to make it to my next flight? is there a shuttle that can take me the terminal c?

     

  • enough time
    Sep 1, 2014
    2
    booking a flight connecting in dtw have 51 min . what is terminal em mean

     

    Terminal EM is the McNamara Terminal, the terminal Delta and their skyteam partners use.

     

    And yes, 51 minutes should be enough time if the first flight is domestic.

     

  • 45 mins connection time domestic to international
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    Hi, I am flying into ORD from Knoxville and have 45 mins to get from the plane to make my international connection to London. Both flights are BA, will i be able to make it? Will i need to collect my luggage or clear customs again?

     

    Your first flight will be operated by American and arrive into Terminal 3. If your second flight is truly operated by British Airways (note that BA and American codeshare and some "BA" ORD-LHR flights are operated by AA), then it will be very difficult. You will not have to do anything with your luggage or go through Immigration or customs (you don't do that when leaving the us). However, you will have to exit T3 and take the ATS train to T5 and go through security OR you will have to take the British Airways shuttle bus, which runs inside security but infrequently. Please double check your itinerary to see who is operating your flights.

     

  • Tight connection
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    Hi, I will be arriving at terminal 5 from Mexico and leaving from Terminal 1 2 hours later. Do you think I will have enough time for immigration and customers? are there shuttle between terminals? thanks

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. The terminals are connected by the ATS Train.

     

  • Arriving from Jamaica Sunday night How long is customs wait?
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    I need to know how long we realistically need arriving on a Sunday night from Jamaica, then have to connect to another domestic flight on AA. We are travelling with a baby also...

     

    90 minutes is the minimum connection time and should be OK.

     

  • International to Domestic
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    Hi, I'm considering a flight with Delta from Dublin to New Orleans via JFK. We will have cleared security in Dublin, but have only 1 hour 5 minutes to make the connecting flight to NO. Both are with delta so I was hoping this might be doable? Thanks!!

     

    Yes. it should be doable but doesn't leave much time for delays. You will likely have to take the shuttle bus from T4 to T2 upon arrival.

     

  • Transfer time from terminal 4 to terminal 1
    Sep 1, 2014
    5
    Would I have enough time to transfer from a Delta flight from Boston arriving at 20.33 to an Air France flight to London departing at 22.30?

     

    Yes, that should be plenty of time. You won't have to do anything with your baggage and both boarding passes should be issued in Boston. You will just have to take the AirTrain to T1 and go through security.

     

    Thanks for you quick response. I should have mentioned that I am a UK citizen and that the flights were booked separately. Does that make a difference?

     

    The citizenship doesn't matter, you don't go through Immigration when leaving the US. However, the flights being booked separately makes a difference - Delta should be able to check your bags through to Air France since they're both in the SkyTeam allowance, but since you bought separate tickets they are not obligated to. If they don't you will have to claim your bags in T2 and then bring your bags with you on the AirTrain to T1 to check with AIr France. It's possible, but leaves very little room for delays.

     

    Will it speed things up if we take cabin luggage only....no waiting for the baggage to be unloaded?

     

    Yes, that will save you quite a bit of time.

     

  • 35 MINUTES BETWEEN DOMESTIC FLIGHTS WITH AA?
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    Hi I am looking at a ticket to fly from NYC to John Wayne airport with a stop in Chicago. The time between flights is only 35 minutes...both are AA flights and the route is domestic. Is this enough time to make my second flight and would my bags make it??? or is this a bad idea?

     

    Yes, it's possible but it doesn't leave much time for delays, which are very common when departing NYC airports.

     

  • Dropping at Terminals ONE and FIVE
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    I have family that leave tomorrow, Sept. 1 for Ireland, and also my husband is leaving around the same time for L.A. How do I drop him at Terminal One and come back around to drop the other part of my family at Terminal Five? The map isn't clear. Thank you!

     

    Just drive along the departure level. You will come to T1 first, then follow the signs to T5. You will come to it after T3.

     

  • Tight connection
    Sep 1, 2014
    3
    We arrive at Chicago airport at 2:10 PM at terminal 5 and have to be at terminal 3 to catch a flight to Seattle at 3:35 PM. Do we have enough time since we have to go through customs?

     

    1 hr 15 minutes is probably not enough time. What airlines are you flying and where are you coming from?

     

    We are coming from Spain on Iberia Airlines to Chicago and leaving on American Airlines to Seattle

     

    Yes, that is below the International -> Domestic minimum connection time. You can try it (it is possible, especially if your Iberia flight is early) and if you miss it they'll rebook you. or you can call where you bought the ticket from and ask to be rebooked because it's an illegal itinerary.

     

  • to japan
    Sep 1, 2014
    1
    I am flying from norfolk, virginia to dallas and the connecting flight to narita. Do i have to retrieve my checked in baggages before i proceed to the departure gate? How do i go from a terminal to another terminal?

     

    No, on the way out of the US you won't have to do anything with your baggage in DFW. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Terminal D. All terminals are connected inside security by the Skylink train.

     

  • Terminal D to Terminal A?
    Aug 31, 2014
    1
    I am travelling into Houston Terminal D (BA) which lands at 14:30 from LHR. I'm considering getting a connecting flight from Terminal A, which would leave at 16:45. I've read about long queues at immigration - I am an American but am travelling with a non-American, so am aware of long waits. I'm guessing it's incredibly unlikely that we'd make this connecting flight? How long does it take to travel to Terminal A? Should we be anticipating 2h waits at customs? Thanks!

     

    I would not expect 2 hour waits at immigration. However, since you are planning on booking a separate ticket, you may have to transfer the bags from Terminal A yourself and you will have to take the Inter-Terminal Train which is much slower than the TerminaLink train. I would leave 3 hours for your transfer.

     

  • How long From TB to TE?
    Aug 30, 2014
    1
    How long to walk to TB to TE ? is easy to find the way walk or any shuttle or Bus will take me to TE ? because I don't want to miss the fly to Houston.and give me some direction Please.

     

    You follow the signs to C, then follow the signs to E. Also airport shuttle bus routes 11 and 55 connect all terminals.

     

  • I am coming into IAD from Roanoke to connect to Turkish Airlines IST
    Aug 30, 2014
    2
    Is 2hrs 54 mins enough connection time ?

     

    Yes, that should be plenty of time. You will arrive in concourse A and depart from concourse B, which are connected directly. If you purchased your tickets together your bags will be checked through to IST in Roanoke and you won't have to do anything with your bags at IAD.

     

    Many thanks for speedy reply. I know how long it took arriving from South Africa and was worried that the same would happen on the way out.

     

  • Can u guide me how much time from Terminal B to Terminal E
    Aug 30, 2014
    1
    I'm arrive on 2:17Pm at Terminal B try to catch southwest airline on 4;15 at terminal E.Please tell me how much time ? Am I ok to get to terminal E on time?

     

    You can only do it easily without checked bags and if you check-in online and print your Southwest boarding pass before you leave. To walk from Terminal B to Terminal E you follow the signs to Terminal C, walk all the way across Terminal C, following the signs to Terminal E.

     





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