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  • Going from one terminal to other
    Feb 2, 2014
    I am flying from RDU to JFK THEN going India in Emirates.have 1hr. 30 min.flying on Jet Blue then Emirates. Do I have enough time at JFK


    Were your tickets bought together? JetBlue and Emirates do have an interline agreement so your bags should be able to be checked through to India in RDU. You should have enough time in JFK if your first flight is on-time but you will have to hurry. You will have to take the AirTrain/Air Terminals Train from Terminal 5 where you arrive to Terminal 4 where your Emirates flight will depart.


    While Jet Blue arrives at Terminal 5, Emirates could depart from either Terminals 4 or 5. If you need to transfer, you need to take the 'Airline Terminals Train' which arrives at the pre-security area, meaning you need to go through security before proceeding to your connecting gate. You have enough time.


    sufeb is incorrect. No Emirates flights depart from Terminal 5. The only airlines that use Terminal 5 are JetBlue, Hawaiian, and Aer Lingus.


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  • Connection possible?
    Feb 2, 2014
    UA 4438 from Hobbs, NM is scheduled to arrive in B @ 9:25am. Connecting flight UA201 to Honolulu is scheduled to depart @ 10am in E. My husband can't run. Will we be able to make the connection?


    Does not look good - At IAH the above-ground TerminaLink train inside security starts at Terminal A station & connects terminals A, B, C, D/E (a 30 mins transfer); from there you would need another few minutes. (At TE, gates to the left are E1- E11, to the right gates E12- E24.)


    30 minutes is a bit long. 20 is more reasonable. Your flight from Hobbs could also get in early. If you miss your connection United will re-book you to Hawaii through Los Angeles, Denver, or San Francisco.


  • Pit to Lim
    Feb 1, 2014
    Flying PIT to LIM connecting in Houston, is an hour and 50 minutes enough to connect? Do we have to go through customs in Houston?


    No, you do not have to go through customs in Houston, only in Lima, on your way to Lima (on the return trip you will go through US Immigration in Houston). You should have plenty of time. You will arrive in Terminal B or C and depart from Terminal E. All Terminals are connected inside security by the TerminaLink train.


    what about returning through Newark 1hour and 43 minutes to connect and go through customs?


    That's a bit tighter, but it's doable. You will go through immigration and customs in Terminal C at EWR, then re-check your bags with United. Then you will have to see if your departing flight to Pittsburgh is leaving from Terminal C or A. If it leaves from C you can just go up to the departure level and through security and to your gate, but if it leaves from A you will have to take the AirTrain to Terminal A first.


  • Connection from International to Domestic
    Feb 1, 2014
    I know these questions have been asked before but any help would be appreciated. I'm planning on flying to Baltimore in May from France with Delta. It will fly into DTW with a 1h 41min connection time. Will this be enough time for me to clear immigration (I'm British), collect baggage and re-check the bags for my flight to BWI? I can not miss the flight to BWI as I have a bus connection that I must get.


    Yes, that should be enough time. All Delta flights at DTW are in the same terminal.


    Great, thank you. I will book those flights


  • Connection time too short?
    Jan 31, 2014
    15 of us connecting in IAH from Calgary YYC on way to FLL on United. We have a 70 minute connection time. Is this enough? Any idea which terminal we would fly in and out of? Would they be connected?


    That should be enough time. You will preclear us immigration in Calgary. Both flights will likely be in terminal C.


    Jan 31, 2014
    Arriving from Chicago at terminal C and departing from terminal E to Guadalajara , layover is 40 min.... Is it enough time?


    Yes, if your first flight is on-time it should be OK. Note however that the IAH-GDL flights operated by United Express mostly depart from Terminal B, not Terminal E. However, the TerminaLink train connects all terminals inside security.


  • How much of a hassle
    Jan 31, 2014
    Landing on delta connector from Boston at 8:15pm flying to Rome on Alitalia to Rome at 10:15pm How does it work-do We have to recheck bags, redo security, take a bus?


    If you bought your tickets together and since both Delta and Alitalia are in SkyTeam, your bags should be checked through to Rome. In JFK, you will have to take the AirTrain/Air Terminals Train from Terminal 2 where you will arrive to Terminal 1 where your Alitalia flight departs, get your Alitalia boarding pass if you don't already have it, then go through security and to your gate.


  • transferring from a domestic flight to an international flight on delt
    Jan 31, 2014
    we have a 56 minute time frame from landing at ATL to get to our international connection at ATL flying Delta airlines is that enough time to make it and what is the best route/way to go.


    Yes, if your first flight is on-time that is enough time. You just have to take the Plane Train, which runs inside security, from your arrival concourse to Concourse E/F.


  • T3 to T1 transfer
    Jan 31, 2014
    Any suggestions? This app does not provide any...


    Indeed the App provides this info when clicking on Quick Links /Terminal Map; which states (look below the map): "Transfer options between T1 and T2/T3: (fares are only an estimate). Between Terminals 2 & 3 is a walkway. 1. AirportLink Train: Frequent trains run daily 5am-midnight beetween T1 & T2/T3, take 2 mins and cost $5. 2. T-Bus (tel. +61 2 970 8844): frequent shuttles buses between T1 & T2 take 10 mins & cost $5.50. Buses stops on Arrivals level at T1, bus bay 21 near McDonalds, and at T2 bus bay 3 near baggage carousel 6. 3. P-Bus serves T2, T3 & long-term carpark. 4. Taxis: between T1 & T2/T3 takes 10 mins and costs $8-12. 5. Qantas Seamless Transfer: between Domestic QF400-QF1599 flights & international flights QF001-QF399 - confirm eligibility by calling 131313. 6. Virgin Blue Seamless Transfer: If transferring between Virgin Blue & Pacific Blue, Polynesian Blue or one of Virgin Australia's interline or codeshare partner airlines, you may be eligible to use this service - confirm eligibility by calling 136789.


  • 1.5hour connection
    Jan 31, 2014
    My wife (a US citizen) and two young children are flying into LAX from Sydney, arriving at 8:15am (Delta - Terminal 5). They then have to catch a domestic flight at 9:45am (also Delta - Terminal 5). Is this even possible? Do you have any tips for them to make this connection?


    They should have plenty of time. Immigration lines shouldn't be very bad and as you mention, everything is in the same terminal. They will go through Immigration, claim their baggage, go through customs, re-check their bags, go up to the departure level, and go through security and to their gate. Terminal 5 isn't a very large facility.


  • T2 to T3 in 60 minutes?
    Jan 31, 2014
    Hello, I will be arriving at ORD on US Airways (T2) at 8:32pm from Phoenix. Departing American Airlines (T3) at 9:35pm to London (with checked bags). Possible to make that connection? Will I need to re-check bags and go through immigration?


    Your bags will be checked through to London. You will not have to go through immigration or security. T2 and T3 are connected beyond security by a walkway.


    Thank you!


  • Terminal B American to US Airways building
    Jan 30, 2014
    I am flying domestic having a layover in BOS on american, terminal B, departing on US AIrways terminal B. It appears they are in seperate buildings. Do i have to go through security to get from the AMerican side of Terminal B to the US Airways side of terminal B? if so is a 1hr 10 minute layover enough?


    Yes, you will have to go through security. You should have enough time if your first flight is on-time.


  • UAL (term 3) to Alaska air (Term 1)- 56 min
    Jan 31, 2014
    I'll be arriving on a regional United Air prop plane, assuming it will be in Terminal 3...connecting to Alaska air in terminal 1. Can I walk from one terminal to another? Will the United shuttle take me to terminal 1? No checked bags, just carry on. Any help appreciated. Is this connection possible? Can I take the United shuttle van from


    A lot of the United prop plane flights arrive in Terminal 1, so if you do you can just walk to your Alaska gate. If you do arrive in Terminal 3 then you can take the United shuttle bus to 1. How long do you have to make your connection?


    56 minutes...but its really less when you consider when they stop the boarding process.


    That's pretty short considering it's between two airlines that aren't alliance partners. You will definitely have to check in online for your Alaska flight before you depart on your first flight. I probably wouldn't have booked that, but it's possible. Good luck.


    I ended up not booking the ticket after all. Thanks for your feedback!


  • connecting flights terminal E to C
    Jan 30, 2014
    Arriving from London at gate E with a stop over of 45mins at IAH flying on to San Antonio from gate C. Is 45mins enough time to clear customs and catch my connecting flight?


    No, that is not enough time. Did United change your schedule? You need at least 90 minutes for an International->Domestic connection.


    We have a confirmed itinary from London to San Antonio with United but the flights were booked through American Express who have just sent me an amendment confirmation changing stop over time down to 45mins


    You need to contact American Express and tell them you need to be rebooked with a longer connection.


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