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  • Transfer T1 to T3 FCO
    Dec 28, 2012
    1
    My daughter is arriving Alitalia into T1, has to collect her luggage as it cannot be booked through, then departing T3 with Emirates for flight to Australia. Can you please advise how she should best go about this to get to terminal 3 as she is an unseasoned traveller.

     

    On arrival at FCO at T1, she needs to go down to the baggage claim level, retrieve bags, exit terminal and take the free shuttle bus running every 15mins between terminals & parking lots. At Terminal 3 she needs to check in her bag with Emirates and proceed to security check and connecting gate (overhead screens will indicate flight number & gate). T3 has Boarding areas D & H (gates D1-10, & H6-19).

     

  • Terminal 3 arrivals
    Dec 27, 2012
    0
    Enjoying terminal 3 with WestJet. Downside is you are never near the rental car bus. Other than that you can beat the terminal.

     

  • Quickest way to get from c to a gates
    Dec 28, 2012
    1
    What is the fastest way to get from c14 gate to a4b gate?

     

    On arrival at IAD, follow signs 'TO BAGGAGE CLAIM / GROUND TRANSPORTATION'; domestic arrivals at A, B or C gates should follow the AeroTrain sign. The Aerotain serves gates A1-32 & C1-30.

     

  • FedEx Drop Off
    Dec 27, 2012
    0
    Does anyone know where FedEx Box is isn JFK Terminal 4 Concourse B

     

  • usair prop planes
    Dec 27, 2012
    1
    what gate do they landed at

     

    US Airways Express uses Terminal E at CLT Airport.

     

  • Transit
    Dec 31, 2013
    2
    Hi, I will be flying to EWR airport via United Airline and transit to Hong Kong in Terminal C. As it is my first time, may I know the directions and if I need to check in my luggage again?

     

    Presuming you arrive at EWR from a domestic flight, you land either at Terminal A or C, as United uses some domestic flights also in Terminal A. If arriving at Terminal A, you need to take the AirTrain (follow signs) to Terminal C, where you need to go through security check before proceeding to your gate. Terminal C has on the Gate Level three gateways leading to Gate Area C1 arranged in a Y-shape, with gates C70-99; Gate Area C2 (gates C101-C115); and Gate Area C3 (gates C120-139). If arriving at Terminal C, all you need to do is transfer to you connecting gate. If using United for both legs of your journey, your bags will be transferred - if not, you need on arrival claim your bags and re-check them in with connecting airline.

     

    All passengers on international flights to EWR need to pick up their luggage and have it rechecked, even if EWR is not the final destination (transit). If you are flying from outside the US to EWR, you will need to recheck your bags.

     

  • connection from Term D to Term A
    Dec 27, 2012
    2
    I arrive Gate D40 at 5:20 and connect at Gate A15 at 6am. Will I have enough time to make connection and what's fastest, easiest way?

     

    A little more time will be best.

     

    On arrival at DFW take the free Skylink train running inside the post-security area of each of the five terminals, starting at the International Terminal D at gates D2, D20, D25 & D34, and connecting to the other terminals by two Skylink stations each (close to the left and right end). It runs every 2 mins and takes about 5 minutes of transfer time on average. A gates at TA are A17-39. You have enough time.

     

  • terminal connections
    Dec 27, 2012
    1
    quickest way from D42 to H11

     

    On arrival at MIA at North Terminal, Concourse D, use the Skytrain to the South Terminal, Concourse H. Signs will guide you.

     

  • From Term 2/3 ti Term 1 in 1 hour
    Dec 26, 2012
    2
    Delta to JFK at 5.30pm to international flight at 7.05pm to Moscow. Do you still need claim baguage and go again true custom. Is 1 hour enough time to get thru to make fly. Help. Thanks

     

    You need to find out from Delta if they transfer your bags at JFK to your connecting Aeroflot flight - if not, you need on arrival at JFK go down to the baggage claim and pick up your bag, then take it along on the 'Airline Terminals Train' serving all terminals. Note that Delta uses Terminals 2, 3 & 4 Aeroflot uses Terminal 1. At Terminal 1 you need to go through security check before proceeding to your gate. You have enough time.

     

    thank you

     

  • 10 hours connection time
    Dec 25, 2012
    1
    I arrive at 9:45 am from SFO with United first class. I have almost 10 hours connection time. What are my options to spend that much time? in airport or out? Thanks

     

    1. I suggest you pick up some brochures about the City of Frankfurt at the Information Booths in either Terminal and take the train (at Terminal 1) into the City. Frankfurt has many interesting things to see and its nightlife, hotels and restaurants can meet every taste and budget. 2. For detailed Frankfurt information open frankfurt.de/sixcms/detail.php?id=stadtfrankfurt_eval01.c.124836.en 3. For Frankfurt Airport details, open www.ifly.com/fra, click on "Airport Map" under QUICK LINKS and scroll down to the text. Take a Tour Around the Airport - Experience the fascinating world of flight! More gigantic than the largest museum, more thrilling than the most suspenseful action film, a treat for young and old! Welcome to one of the world's most important airports.

     

  • Enough time
    Dec 25, 2012
    1
    arriving from NEW HAVEN, Piedmont Airlines at 4:37 PM, connecting with US Airways to Venice at 6:35PM. Will we haven enough time. And what terminals

     

    I cannot tell you at what Terminal of PHL Piedmont Airlines will arrive at. US Airways uses Terminal A-East (A gates), and Terminals B & C, while US Airways Express uses Terminal F - Your ticket & the overhead screens on arrival will indicate flight number & gate. I suggest you open www.ifly.com/phl, click on "Airport Map" under QUICK LINKS and scroll down to the detailed text and how to get around. 2 hours is plenty of time for transfer. Do contact Piedmont to find out if they will transfer your bags to your US Airways flight; if not, you need to pick up your bag and re-check it in at the US Airways counter before going through security check and on to your gate.

     

  • B24
    Dec 26, 2012
    1
    I have a flight leaving from terminal 3 gate B24. Upon checking the terminal map, I found there is only gates up to B22. Is this just an error; Is it i just C24?

     

    At YYZ, as in most other large Airports, expansion work is continuously going on and maps are only periodically being updated. I suggest you look at the overhead screens on arrival to find your flight and gate number. (C24 is not far from B22).

     

  • What's the process?
    Dec 30, 2012
    2
    My girlfriend is flying in to LAX TBIT on Qantas, then has to get to Terminal 7 for a United connection to Chicago, then on to Buffalo. Her layover in LAX is 3.5 hrs if her flight is on time. As far as I've been able to find out, she'll first have to go through customs in TBIT, and then pick up her luggage. (Does anyone know if Qantas transfers bags to United? Or where I could find that info?) Then she can either walk down or take a connection shuttle to Terminal 7, where she'll have to re-enter security and possibly then recheck her baggage through to Buffalo if Qantas doesn't transfer them. Is this correct? Is there anything I should warn her of when she lands?

     

    Qantas & United belong to different airline alliances. Most likely she will have to take her bag after customs clearance and check it in at Terminal 7 with United. (Call Qantas to make sure). All terminals are served by the LAX bus Route A on lower arrival level island in front of each terminal, under sign 'LAX shuttle airline connection', which runs every 12-15 mins. Starting from TBIT, the next stops are at T4, T5, T6 & T7 - about 10 mins ride. At T7 she needs to go through security check before proceeding to gate.

     

    She'll deplane and go through immigration/passport control, then collect her luggage and take that through customs. From there, it depends on whether or not Qantas can check her in for her onward flight. If they do, then she just has to hand her luggage back in for the next flight; if not, she needs to schlepp it around to the next terminal. Walking from 4 to 7 with luggage is do-able (done it myself, and I am a lazy SOB), but there is also a shuttle bus that goes around the terminals. I've always found that check-in agents explain things clearly, and LAX is pretty well sign-posted.

     

  • Enough transfertime?
    Jan 18, 2013
    5
    Hi, I will going to San Francisco from Amsterdam (Europe) on friday Feb 15th going through Philadelphia. My flight from Amsterdam arrives on 3.50 pm and my connecting flight is on 5.50 pm. I've heard a lot of different stories on delays with security. On previous flights I always had a 3 hour margin, but now a 2 and im worried to not making the connection. Also on my return flight to Europe I have 1 hrs 30 between flights coming from SFO to PHL going to Amsterdam...

     

    As an international arrival you will be processed at Terminal A-West; After customs clearance & baggage re-check-in, allow 35-40 mins for transfer to domestic flight. I suggest you open www.ifly.com/phl, then click on 'Terminal Map' under QUICK LINKS and scroll down to the detailed text.

     

    First, thank you so much for your reply and the link you send. It is helpful. Second, just so I am not misreading it. Does it mean I need to calculate 35-45 min at least for the whole process? Or for both immigration and going through security at the other terminal each, normally? I might be overly worried. I passed through in 08 with 3 hrs to spare and spend 1,5 hrs in a bar to pass time before boarding then lol

     

    I am facing the similar situation on January 15th. If you want, I could let you know whether I made it or not.

     

    That would be great, if you could do that. And best of luck (and fun of course) on your trip!

     

    My plane from Amsterdam had a 45 min delay, and I still made it! (I had to run like Forrest Gump though)

     

  • Looking for gate K18
    Dec 24, 2012
    1
    Im looking for gate k18 in the terminal map online, its only showing gates K1-K17. So is gate k18?

     

    Concourse K of Terminal 3 has gates K1-20.

     





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