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  • Flying Toronto Ontario CA I To ROME connecting through JFK
    Mar 28, 2017
    I will be flying in a few weeks from Toronto Pearson Airport to Rome Italy however we are connecting through JFK. We are on Delta airlines out of toronto and then flying Delta Operated by Alitalia to Rome - we have two hours between when we land at JFK and when we fly out to Rome - do we need to Grab our luggage off the carousal at JFK and re-check them for our flight to Rome? Thanks so much


    Is it one reservation or two separate reservations? If it's one reservation you don't need to do anything with your bags in JFK. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. You will just have to take the AirTrain to Terminal 1 and go through security.


  • Traveling from Qatar to JFK then JFK to Det
    Mar 20, 2017
    Hi, I'm traveling with family of 2 children under 4 years old my wife , and I. Departing from Qatar to JFK terminal 7, then from JFK to Det through delta airline. My concern is how to get our 6 baggages transfers from terminals . And weather they provide special service for transportation people with their baggage from terminals


    There is a train called the AirTrain that runs between all terminals outside security. You will have to carry your bags on that.


  • Luggage
    Mar 19, 2017
    Luggage didn't make it on my klm flight from Amsterdam yesterday Filed a report and no one can answer when this will be delivered and baggage services doesn't answer the phone. Any suggestions


  • enough time
    Mar 6, 2017
    i have separate booking arriving at Terminal 1 - cayman airways 9:45pm and deparature terminal 4 - china southern 1:45am. can just re check my luggage or need to bring it to terminal 4


    You will have to bring your bags with you to Terminal 4.


    thank you..


  • changing airlines at JFK airport
    Feb 8, 2017
    hi, i'm flying in JFK at 2242hr from orlando by delta, and changing to china southern airlines in terminal 4 at 0045hr. will i have enough time for this?


    If both flights are on the same reservation that is plenty of time. if it's two separate reservations and you have checked bags it will be difficult.


  • worried
    Jan 26, 2017
    I am travelling to Phillipines .Start from RDU to JFK arriving at 1244 thru Jet blue. My next flight to Taipei is at 1:15 thru EVA Air. Will i have enough time.


    Realistically, no, that is not enough time, even if the flights are on the same reservation, because you have to change terminals and go through security.


    tell me if you made it or something :)


  • Buffalo,NY to Taipei Taiwan
    Dec 29, 2016
    I am flying JetBlue from Buffalo, NY and then flying out from JFK to Taipei on China Air. Can I check my bags all the way to Taipei from the Buffalo Aurport?


    If both flights are on the same reservation, yes, you can. if it's two separate reservations, no, you can't.


  • from JFK to EWR immigration - luggage recheck
    Dec 25, 2016
    I arrival to JFK airport at 13:30 from MXP (Italy) and I have to depart from EWR airport at 18:00. I'll pick up my luggage at JFK after immigration. I ask: Do I have to redo the normal check at EWR? Is there in EWR a sort of recheck?


    You will have to check your bags at the normal check-in counter in Newark.


  • Connecting Flight
    Dec 13, 2016
    Hey, I am arriving at JFK by JetBlue airlines at 12:06 pm from Buffalo ( Terminal 5) and I have a connecting flight(Air India) to New Delhi at 2:25 pm from terminal 4. Both the flights are on the same reservation. Would I have to check in my baggage again and would be there be enough time to get through security ?


    Yes, if you purchased two separate reservations you will have to claim your bags in Terminal 5, take them to Terminal 4, re-check them and go through security. It will be very difficult to do that in the time you have, but it's not impossible.


  • Transit
    Oct 17, 2016
    Hello, i will arrive at JFK terminal 8 from Qatar airways and i have a connecting flight on Latam airline to SCL. These are 2 separate tickets. Do i need to clear immigration, collect bag and go for re-check in at LA airline? Or is there a transfer desk? I know LA airline also operates from terminal 8, so which floor do i need to go to? Thanks


    Yes, you have to do all that, you will have to bring your bag to the LATAM check-in desk on the departure level.


    Hello ZAP thanks for replying, 5 hours should be enough to do all that right?


    Yes, it should be.


    Thnak you


  • baggage recheck?
    Oct 17, 2016
    If I am flying Aeromexico from MEX with a connection on Delta that is domestic, will I need to claim and re-check baggage? Thanks


    Yes, you will.


  • Getting checked bag back when flight is cancelled
    Aug 15, 2016
    Hi, I was on the 11pm JFK to London flight last night when the airport was evacuated. The airline will help me cancel my flight, but how do I get my checked bag back today? Thanks!!


    You need to ask them.


  • connection flight
    Jul 28, 2016
    My mom is coming tomorrow from Russia, to T4, and her connecting flight is in couple hours from the same terminal. How the check in baggage will work, worried as she doesnt speak english


    Are her tickets on two separate reservations or one reservation? What airlines is she flying?


    If she has one ticket, including the connection one, she does not have to pick up the luggage. Better to check with check in services. Usually for the connection, she has to go through the security services and then come back to the terminal from which another plane departs. If she speaks Russiia, there are many airport workers who speak Russian in Israel


    Thank you, she has two different reservations, though both flights are at t4.


    AB is completely incorrect anyways and thinks your mom is connecting in israel. She will have to go through US Immigration, claim her bags, go through US Customs, re-check her bags at the check in counter for her second airline, and go through security and to her departure gate. She reasonably needs at least 2.5 hours to make this connection.


  • SIN - JFK - MCO
    Jul 27, 2016
    Hi, I'll be flying into JFK on Singapore Airlines SQ26, arriving 11:10am and am looking for a connecting flight to MCO. I'm looking at Jetblue flight 1089, leaving at 2:09pm. Will there be enough time for the connection? We have checked baggage but if it helps, are flying First class on Singapore Airlines so will get our baggage before everyone else.


    Yes, that should be just about enough time.


  • Baggage Claim
    Jul 15, 2016
    I'm planning to go to Orlando (MCO), from Jakarta (CGK) via JFK with Cathay Pasific. My ticket is on the same reservation. Should I claim my baggage in JFK? Which terminal should I go to ?


    If everything is on the same reservation then you won't have to do anything with your bags at JFK. Cathay Pacific departs from Terminal 7. Since you didn't post what airline you are flying to JFK I don't know what terminal you will arrive in.


    I'm flying to JFK from HongKong also with Cathay Pacific. Do I go through immigration in JFK or MCO ?


    Sorry, I misread your post. In JFK you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, and then if your flight to Orlando is on American, take the AirTrain to Terminal 8, go through security and to your departure gate.


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