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  • Connecting flight
    Dec 5, 2016
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    Hi, I have a flight landing at JFK New York at 4:00pm on 26 December 2016 via an Air Berlin from Berlin Tegel and then have an Air Berlin (operated by AA) flight to San Juan at 6:45pm. Will 2,45 hours be sufficient time taking immigration and baggage check-in into account. Do I have to change terminal? Thank you Martina

     

  • claim bags and recheck?
    Dec 5, 2016
    1
    My family of four are arriving in JFK from SMF via JetBlue on Dec 18 8:06am. We have a connecting flight to Dubai at 10:40am. Do we have to claim our bags at JFK and recheck them to Dubai? If so this this enough time to claim bags, recheck, and go through security?

     

    Are both flights on the same reservation or is it two separate reservations? If it's the same reservation you just have to take the AirTrain to Terminal 4 from Terminal 5 and go through security and you have enough time.

     

  • enough time to make connection both ways?
    Dec 4, 2016
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    Traveling to Moscow dec 29 - arrive at JFK on delta from RIC at 12:38 PM depart to moscow aeroflot 2:25 PM - no bags to check -- okay for time? and arriving back at JFK 5:25 PM jan 9 with connecting flight to RIC 7:45 pm, same airlines -- enough time? Fast walker :) Thanks!

     

    Yes, that is enough time. On your way to Moscow you will have to take the Airtrain from Terminal 4 to Terminal 1 on the airtrain and go through security. On the way back you will go through US immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then take the AirTrain to Terminal 4 and go through security.

     

  • terminal 4 connection time for delta
    Dec 2, 2016
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    On Christmas Eve morning I arrive at about 0530 from Tel Aviv and leave for St Maarten at 0835. Returning on Friday evening 6th Jan I have 2 1/2hrs. All with Delta on one ticket. Should I have enough time to connect with check-in baggage, or should I not risk it and keep to cabin baggage? Thanks!

     

    Yes, that should be enough time.

     

    thank you !

     

  • connect from terminal 4 to 1
    Dec 1, 2016
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    am flying from CLE to JFK terminal 4 by delta airline and i have to connect to a flight to paris through terminal 1..i have only 2 hrs,is that enough time specially that i have my newborn with me>? should i have to claim my luggage again? and how i should find the airtrain is there signs? it ismy 1st time to travel

     

    You will not have to claim your luggage in JFK if both flights are on the same reservation. Yes, the AirTrain is very well marked.

     

    One last question is 2 hrs enough for this connection while am having my newborn with me Thanks

     

    Yes, that should be enough time.

     

  • Transfer from T8 to T5!?
    Dec 1, 2016
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    Plane lands in T8 at 4:45pm, my next flight departs from T5 at 7:25pm. Will I have enough time to pick up my bags, take the air train, and check in my bags by 6:40pm?

     

    Is your arrival domestic or International? If it's domestic that should be enough time. if it's international it will be close.

     

  • International flight to domestic in 1.5hrs
    Dec 1, 2016
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    Hi, I will be travelling from Shanghai to JFK. Eta JFK is 1325hrs...my next flight to Orlando is at 1455hrs. Will I be able to catch the flight on time? If I can't what are the possibilities of taking the next flight? I have booked the flights to Orlando. There are 5 of us.

     

    That's barely enough time if everything is on the same reservation and everything goes perfectly. If everything is on the same reservation you will be rebooked on the next available flight if you miss your reservation, but it may take awhile for them to get all 5 of you there, especially if you are traveling during peak season.

     

  • Do I have enough time?
    Nov 30, 2016
    1
    Hi. I'm arriving at JFK term 5 at 7am and leaving to go to Germany at 7:45 am at terminal 1. Do I have enough time? And do I need to get my luggage or does it transfer for me? Thank you

     

    Even if your bags are checked through I don't think you have enough time. However, please double check your reservation. As far as I know there are no morning flights from JFK to Germany.

     

  • Transferring flights through different terminals at JFK
    Nov 30, 2016
    2
    Hello, I am arriving at JFK on Sunday 4 Dec at 8 am from Qatar on Qatar Airways (terminal 7) and have to connect to a flight from American Airlines to Cancun that departs at 12.25 pm (terminal 8).. Do I have enough time to go through immigration, collect my suitcase, transfer to terminal 8 to check in to American Airlines? How far is terminal 7 from terminal 8 and how do I go from one terminal to the other..

     

    Terminals 7 and 8 are right next to each other and connected by the AirTrain. You have plenty of time.

     

    Thank you!!!

     

  • Doha-JFK-Orlando
    Nov 30, 2016
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    I arrive JFK terminal 7 at 7:55AM and fly Jetblue(terminal 5) to Orlando at 10:25 AM. It is enough time for transfer?

     

    That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • Manchester - JFK - Toronto
    Nov 29, 2016
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    We are booked (May 2017) to fly Thomas Cook into JFK due at 12:55, we are booked to fly to Toronto at 15:20 on American Airlines. 2 Passengers with checked luggage, so I understand we will have to collect and transfer baggage, clear immigration etc? Do we have enough time (2 hour 25minutes)?

     

    That is barely enough time if everything goes perfectly. I personally wouldn't try it (I'd want at least 3 hours) but it's not impossible.

     

  • Connection Length
    Nov 28, 2016
    1
    We are landing at JFK coming from Madrid at 6.55PM on American and looking to book a connecting flight to Los Angeles on Jet Blue at 9.30PM. Is this enough time to clear customs, get through security and get to the new terminal?

     

    Late in the evening that might be possible, but it leaves no time to spare if you have checked bags. Check in online for your Jetblue flight before leaving Madrid.

     

  • Enough Time
    Nov 28, 2016
    2
    Arriving on Air Berlin at 3:45 PM. Do I have time to get thru customs, get checked baggage and leave on a Delta flight at 6:30 PM?

     

    and get bags rechecked to fly Delta at 6:30

     

    That's barely enough time if everything goes perfectly.

     

  • El AL to Delta
    Nov 27, 2016
    1
    I am coming into JFK on El Al arriving at 6am and have a Delta Flight departing at 8:05am. Can I make it and how is JFK configured to get me bags to Delta after customs

     

    That will be really difficult. You will have to claim your bags to go through US Customs and then take them to the Delta check in desk on the departure level of Terminal 2 or Terminal 4 to re-check your bags.

     

  • Delta connection time claim -- real or not?
    Nov 27, 2016
    1
    Delta offers LAX-Glasgow, connecting through JFK with a 46 minute connection time (DL2012/DL466). I'm concerned this isn't enough time. Am I worrying too much -- should I just trust Delta and book it (either through Delta or, saving money, through Virgin Atlantic)?

     

    It is possible but it leaves no time to spare if the flight from LAX is delayed.

     

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