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  • Flying Jetblue from FLL to JFK & then El Al to Tel Aviv
    Jun 8, 2014
    We are flying Jetblue from Ft. Lauderdale to JFK and then El Al to Tel Aviv. Will we need to pickup our bags and recheck them in NY? Also, will we need to go through security again?


  • Mexico city-jfk
    Jun 8, 2014
    im flying from mexico city to toronto with a 9 hour stopover in JFK on aeromexico. the flight to toronto is on delta. will i have to recheck my luggage?


  • Flying from UK to Chile
    Jun 7, 2014
    I'm flying from Heathrow to Chile with American Airlines, with a stop in JFK. I'll arrive at Terminal 8 at 18.15 and the flight to Santiago departs at 20.00 from Terminal 8. Is it enough time? Do I need to collect my baggage? I'm an European citizen. Thanks.


  • JFK
    Jun 6, 2014
    Coming in terminal 1 Lufthansa at 1:10 tomorrow and out delta to Atlanta at 4:40. Do I have to go from term 1 to 4 to clear I'm and customs and then to 2 or clear customs at terminal 1


  • Custom Procedures JFK
    Jun 11, 2014
    Arriving Intl fly from ACC @ 5:15 a.m. will I have enough time to make 7:00 a.m. departure to ORD. Do I claim baggage and recheck in same area?


    Both flights are AA - dont know if that makes a difference ?


    If your bags are tagged to MCO in LHR, then they will accept them for re-check. You would also avoid having to pay the checked bag fee. That being said, I think there's an increased chance of them being lost if you leave them at DFW overnight.


  • from terminal 8 to terminal 3
    Jun 4, 2014
    Hi, I'm flying with American Airlines from Cancun , arriving to terminal 8 at 16:40 and have a flight to Telaviv with ELAL at 23:15 from terminal 3. Should I claim the baggage and check in again in T3? Is it enough time for this connection?


  • enough time for connections?
    Jun 11, 2014
    Hi Honeymoon trip so confirming the new layouts with connections times. We leave Minneapolis at 11:15am to JFK arriving at 2:59 then our flight to athens greece is at 4:10 so 1 hr and 10 minutes. Is this the same terminal or would it be T2 to T4 now. And I wouldnt have to worry about any extra security or baggage transfers right. This is all delta/KLM Also I had to redo my return flight with Athens to amsterdam giving us a 50 minute layover to take a flight to minneapolis. Also Delta/KLM. I was told by the delta agent that I wouldnt have to worry about my bags as they will be transferred for me and no customs just a security check. Does that sound right. Thanks!!


    It may be difficult for you to make your connection although only having carry-ons helps. You can also check in online for your Delta flights before you leave Iceland. You will arrive in Terminal 7 (assuming you are flying Icelandair) where you will go through US Immigration and Customs. Then you will both take the AirTrain/Air Terminals Train to Terminal 2 where your Delta flights will depart.


  • Flying from STT Connecting in JFK with 57 mins to fly out to Paris
    Jun 3, 2014
    Hi, I have a very short layover in JFK. I land at 5:53pm from St. Thomas and my flight from JFK to Paris is at 6:56pm. I am flying on delta airlines to JFK then Air France, Air France flight is operated by delta. Will I have enough time for my connection? Thank you!


  • Travel Connection
    Jun 18, 2014
    I'll be arriving at JFK T4 (EygetAirlines ) @ 15:15 and my separated ticket with luggege as international to T8 American Airlines departured @ 17:45 will that be enough to go uncheck and check the luggege and go though customs ?


    No, you don't have to do anything with your baggage in O'Hare. You just have to go from your arrrival gate to your departure gate. You will go through Canadian Immigration when you get to Ottawa. On the return, you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Ottawa and your connection in O'Hare will again just be like a domestic flight.


    Thanks so much! It makes me more at ease!


    I forgot to mention that I am not a US Citizen. I am a permenant resident. Does that change the process??


    No, that does not change anything.


    Another question I wanted to know. What kind of food & bag size ( food) can I bring in my cary on??


    You can bring any food you want as long as it's not liquid or gel. Both of your flights have very small overhead bins, so if you actually want to bring it on the plane it should fit under the seat in front of you.


    Ok! Thanks!


  • from Finnair to American Airlines
    Jun 2, 2014
    I am on Finnair AY0005 arriving 15.50 and then continuing on American Airlines AA0181 at 17.30 to Los Angeles. It is one ticket so I think the luggage is checked through to LA. How do I do the transfer? Is the time enough? I still need to pick up my luggage?


  • Terminal 4 IN'L AR to Terminal 8 Domestic Departure
    Jun 1, 2014
    I arrive Singapore Air from FRA at 11 AM with ONLY carry-on Bag. I want to depart US Airways 12 PM flight from terminal 8. Is it possible?


  • Need advice on connections at JFK
    May 31, 2014
    Arriving JFK from Rome with 1 hour and 50 minutes before departing for Orlando (both flights are on Delta Airlines). Will this be enough time to get through customs and check in?? Or do I need to look for a later flight?


  • Terminal 8 to Terminal 5
    May 31, 2014
    My AirBerlin flight to JFK arrives at 3:45pm. Will a 5:30pm flight departure on JetBlue give me enough time to clear customs and recheck my bags? Tickets were purchased separately - not sure if that makes a difference. Thanks!


  • help
    Jun 6, 2014
    Arriving from egypt to jfk what procedures do i have to foollow with separate tickets going to charlotte on delta what to do with my bags


    On Kansas->EWR->ZRH you will not have to go through any customs in Newark, United runs a shuttle bus that runs inside security from Terminal A to Terminal C. Use it.


  • Iberia / AA connection
    May 31, 2014
    Hi, I am flying from Madrid to Chicago on Iberia, landing at 1445. Do I gave enough tine to catch a connecting flight to O'Hare on AA at 1705? Thanks


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