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  • BRU-JFK JFK to BOS Terminal 4
    May 16, 2016
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    My flight from BRU-JFK changed and I now only 1 hr 39 min to make my connection JFK-BOS Is this enough time to go thru immigration/customs/ recheck bags and pass security to make that Boston flight? I initially had 2hrs 39min but my flight from BRU changed

     

    With the current security staffing issues, I think it will be pretty close to impossible for you to make this connection.

     

  • DAL -- NYC / NYC to Madrid
    May 16, 2016
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    I arrive from DAL to JFK in Terminal 4 on Delta at 3 p.m. and have a flight to Madrid in Terminal 8 on American that departs at 7 p.m. Flights were booked separately, so I realize I have to claim luggage from first flight, then go back through security, etc. and get to other terminal. Is there a way to recheck bag at Delta baggage claim and then get shuttle to other terminal? Will I have enough time, provided flight is not delayed?

     

    No, you have to take your bag with you on the AirTrain to Terminal 8 to check it with American. You should have enough time.

     

  • Transit Visa OR Tourist Visa
    May 16, 2016
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    i'm traveling from Dubai to Cancun & my connecting flight is in JFK. -- my flight from Dubai to JFK will be arriving at Terminal 4 & my flight from JFK to Cancun is on Terminal 5. My concern is that I'm a Philippine Passport holder.. is a US Transit Visa enough to let me go through my next flight since I'm leaving the secured area of Terminal 4 to go to Terminal 5? Or do I actually need a Tourist Visa to do that w/ no problems? Please help..?

     

    All you need is a transit visa.

     

  • Connecting flight to India
    May 16, 2016
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    Hello.. I will be arriving from O'Hare in Chicago at 9p.m at terminal 5, and need to take a connecting flight at terminal 4 to Abu Dhabi at 10:30 Pm. Question 1. Can i check my bags through final destination in India? Question 2. Can I make to to my connecting flight in the time alloted? The carrier is Etihad Airlines Thanks,

     

    Were your tickets bought on one reservation or two separate reservations? With the current security issues and the fact that you will have to go through security again in Terminal 4, this is a difficult connection, even if your bags are checked through.

     

  • Birthright Connection
    May 16, 2016
    1
    Hey, I'm going to Israel in July out of Orlando, with a connection on American. I get back to New York at about 5:15 in the morning on the 14th of June, in the Delta terminal, and have a flight on American Airlines to Charlotte at 8:30. Am I gonna be alright?

     

    That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • 2 International flights (T1-T4)
    May 16, 2016
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    I'll travel international with EVA airline from BKK-JFK, arrive 9.30 am at T1 then I had another international flight with separate reservation with copa at T4, take off 2pm. - Do I need to pass 2 times of immigration/clearance? or Copa has another check-in counter inside the gate? - Both airlines are star alliance member, so they allow to check bag through but I plan to carry on, will it waste more time? - With 4.5 hrs, Will I make it? Thanks

     

    You will arrive in T1, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, and go through US Customs, then take your bags with you on the AirTrain to T4, check them with Copa, and go through security. You should have enough time. There is no US Customs when leaving the US.

     

  • Delta Connection
    May 16, 2016
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    I have booked a delta flight SFO - JFK (arrives 9:25 PM) and I have to connect with another one that is JFK - AGP (departure 10:36 PM). Is it enough time?

     

    Yes, all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 4.

     

  • lhr to jfk
    May 16, 2016
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    i arrive jfk at 11.50am flight to mco at 1.30pm is this enough time to clear immigration and customs, what happens if not

     

    What airlines are you flying? With the current security delays at major US Airports that is likely not enough time.

     

  • ARN - JFK - CHS
    May 12, 2016
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    I have Delta flight arriving from Stockholm to JFK at 11.05AM and a connecting Delta flight to Charleston SC at 01.40PM (2,35h layover). Do you know what terminals are likely to be used, and if that connection is reasonable to make? I assume that we will have to claim our luggage and go through customs/immigration? I should mention that the flights are on one ticket. Thanks in advance!

     

    You will both arrive in Terminal 4 and depart from Terminal 2. I think you have enough connection time. Yes, you will have to claim your bags to take them through US Customs then immediately re-check them at the re-check desk.

     

  • 3 hours connection time T8 to T4. Enough?
    May 12, 2016
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    Hi, I am arriving from Helsinki, Finland at 3.50 pm at terminal T8. My connecting flight to Atlanta is from T4 at 7.25 pm. They are separate tickets flights and I am travelling with both carry on and checked baggage. Is the time enough for the transfer or do I need to be prepared to rush? Also this is my first flight to the US. So could someone guide me with the steps in making the transfer. Thanks in advance.

     

    You should have enough time. You will arrive in T8, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, and go through US Customs. Then take the AirTrain to Terminal 2 or 4 (Delta uses both for domestic flights to Atlanta), check your bags, with Delta, then go through security, and to your departure gate.

     

  • Int connection time
    May 11, 2016
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    Arriving from UK 15:38 with Delta Need to make a connection departing with AA to Bermuda at 17:25 I'll be travelling hand baggage only. Would this be a disaster? any advice appreciated. ta

     

    Yes, I don't think that would be reasonably possible, even without checked bags. Security lines in JFK are really bad right now.

     

  • Domestic flight connecting to an international
    May 11, 2016
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    Hi there, my mother arrives in a delayed flight from Columbus (CMH) at 3:36 PM to terminal 8 and has to recheck bags and get on her flight to Buenos Aires (EZE) that departures from terminal 7 at 4:10 PM. She's only got 35 minutes. Can she do it? Can she request to go to the top of the line at security?

     

    That's pretty much impossible.

     

  • T 1 to T4
    May 11, 2016
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    Landing 4.45 PM on T1 coming from Paris by DL. Need to catch an intl flight departing 7.30 PM from T4 by DL. Is there enough time for immigration, baggage collection, baggage check in etc?

     

    Delta flights don't arrive in Terminal 1. However, if your flight is operated by Air France it will arrive in Terminal 1. You should have just enough time for your connection.

     

  • Delta Int Terminal 4 to Delta Terminal 2
    May 11, 2016
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    I am flying Venice, Italy to JFK arriving 4:45pm Terminal 4 and then JFK to Denver leaving 6:30pm Terminal 2, both on Delta. Will there be a problem?

     

    Yes, that is a very difficult connection. It's not impossible, but everything has to go perfectly in order for you to make it.

     

  • Terminal 4 Connecting flights
    May 10, 2016
    2
    Hi, I'm travelling from India through Emriates and arriving in JFK terminal 4 at 8.50 am. I've a connecting flight to MSP at 11.25 am in terminal 4 itself. Will that time be enough? Please let me know the steps to be followed between my arrival at JFK and departure of the connecting flight. Thanks in advance.

     

    What airline are you flying to MSP? Upon arrival you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, and go through US Customs, if your bags are not checked to MSP you will then have to take your bags to the check-in counter of the airline you are flying to MSP and go throughs ecurity and to your departure gate. This is a doable but difficult connection.

     

    Thank u... Sun country airline to MSP

     

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