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    May 6, 2016
    Delta flight arrives into JFK from ATH, Terminal 4, on 5.15.16 at 4:23 PM. No checked bags. Separate flight from JFK to SEA departing at 7:25 PM, unsure of Terminal at this point. Will we need to recheck bags again? Will we have enough time to catch flight home to SEA?


    I mean, will we need to go through security again, not recheck bags. Thanks!


  • Terminal 8
    May 9, 2016
    I arrive in JFK into terminal 8 and have a 2 hour connection departing terminal 8 to Florida, is this enough time and how far in terminal 8 is it between arrival and departures?


    Where are you flying into Terminal 8 from? I can't answer your question without that information.


    We fly from Birmingham UK to Florida connecting in JFK with American Airlines


    Could you also tell me the process, will I have to collect my luggage in JFK, the travel agents say it should be checked through to my destination, I wont see it from Uk until Florida is this right?


    Your travel agent is wrong - they clearly haven't traveled to the US much. You will arrive, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, go through security and to your departure gate. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Gate Connections
    May 6, 2016
    I arrive from Milan on 6/23 at 4:10PM. will I have enough time to clear customs and get on a flight that departs from American Airlines at 800PM?


    Yes, that should be enough time. What airline are you flying from Milan?


  • Transfer between terminals
    May 5, 2016
    We arrive on May 9 on a Delta flight from DFW at 2:45pm and leave on an AA flight to Scotland at 7:10. Do we need to recheck our bags and go through security again and is this enough time if so?


    Yes, you will have to claim your bags in Terminal 4, take them on the AirTrain to Terminal 8, re-check them with American, and go through security. You should have plenty of time.


  • Termial 1 to 4
    May 5, 2016
    Arriving jfk from Paris @16.20 terminal 1. Departing 18.20 terminal 4. Is it enough time for customs , baggage claim and connection check in terminal 1 to 4


    That's barely enough time if everything is on the same reservation and goes perfectly.


  • DL445 from ATL to DL446 to KEF enough time?
    May 4, 2016
    We are flying Delta from ATL and landing in JFK on May 6th at 8:15PM. Assuming everything is on time, do I have enough time to get to DL446 to KEF at 9:24PM.


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • Terminal 1 to 8 with luggage cart
    May 4, 2016
    We arrive in terminal 1 and have to get to terminal 8. We will have 4 large suitcases, a carry-on, and a cat in a bag. We are two people. Is it possible to go the whole way with a luggage cart - even if we take the train?


    Yes, you can take rental carts on the AirTrain between Terminals.


  • how much time to get from terminal 4 to 1, for an international flight
    May 3, 2016
    I am flying into JFK from Orlando (MCO) in June. Arrive at JFK (everything on time 3:00p.m. I have to get from terminal 4 to terminal 1 ( and perhaps go through security again ?? I don't know) for a 4:20 p.m departure. Possible? getting concerned about this plan??


    Yes, that should be enough time. You will have to go through security again in Terminal 1. Also, if you are flying Delta you may arrive in Terminal 2, not Terminal 4.


  • Puerto Rico - Canada Conecting Flight
    May 3, 2016
    I'm flying from Puerto Rico to Canada with a connecting flight at JFK. I have 1 hour between arrival and departure to Canada. Is this possible? Do I have to go through customs at JFK or is San Juan-New York considered a domestic flight?


    San Juan-New York is considered a domestic flight. What airline are you flying?


  • Terminal 1 to 8 in 50min.
    May 3, 2016
    Landing at Terminal 1 from Frankfurt at 7:55pm and have to get over to Terminal 8 to make a connection to Seattle at 8:45pm. I have Global Entry and TSA Precheck. Any chance it's possible?


    I would say pretty close to zero, even with GE and Precheck. Plan on spending the night in NYC or look for another routing.


  • Transfer time
    May 3, 2016
    What transfer time is necessary at JFK from Delta flight from Miami to Virgin flight to LHR?


    If both flights are on the same reservation, I'd want 60-75 minutes preferably.


  • PDX - JFK - MAD
    May 2, 2016
    I arrive from Portland OR on Delta domestic flight and have 45 minutes to get from Gate D11 to Gate B34 to depart on Delta international flight to Madrid. What terminal is D11 located in? Gate B34 is located in T4 - will I have enough time


    I believe D11 is your departure gate from Portland. Your flight from Portland could arrive in Terminal 2 or 4. If you arrive in Terminal 2 Delta runs a shuttle inside security to Terminal 4. You have enough time if your flight from Portland is on-time.


  • Gate/termilnal connection
    May 2, 2016
    I have a flight from Mexico City, Mexico in AeroMexio which arrives in terminal 1. I have a connecting flight to Dubai on Emirates in Terminal 4. Are there Eremites transfer desk where I can checkin my baggage and get boarding pass in Terminal 1 or should I take my bags and go to Terminal 4 to the Emirates desk. What transportation is available for terminal transportation.


    You will have to take your bags with you to Terminal 4, re-check them, and go through security. The AirTrain connects all terminals outside security.


    My flight arrives at 7:20am at terminal 1 and my flight to Dubai tghrough Emirates flight at terminal4 is at 11:20am. Will this time be enough to clear immigration and customs and get to the other terminal by AirTran.


    Yes, that should be enough time.


  • Will I have enough time ?!
    May 2, 2016
    I am flying with American Airlines from LAX to JFK on May 14th arriving at 4:38 PM. I have a connecting flight with American Airlines at 5:29 PM to go to Paris Charles de Gaulle. Is it possible ??


    Yes, that is possible. As long as both tickets are on the same reservation all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 8.


  • connection-security
    May 2, 2016
    we fly delta-AF Syracuse hancock to JFK arriv 6:37 pm Sun 5/15; depart AF -CDG Paris 9:45pm, only carry-on. Is this enough time to make our flight: AF booked us this way. Thank you.


    Yes, that is enough time. You will have to take the AirTrain to Terminal 1 and go through security in JFK.


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