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Due to flight schedule changes - Arrival at JFK from Montego Bay gives me 1 hour layover before a flight to London Heathrow. Both arrival and departure are with DELTA at Terminal 4. Would this be enough time? Many thanks.
Realistically no, call Delta to reject the schedule change and request a connection over a different hub (such as ATL) or a later flight to London.
thank you for your advice. they have now put us on a flight from jfk to lhr which gives us 1hr 30min layover. is this acceptable ? arrival from mbj and departure to lhr are from terminal 4..would we have to go through customs collect bags and then security again?
I will fly from Philadelphia to JFK and then from JFK to San Diego. The airline details:
Philadelphia (PHL) – New York City (JFK)
Delta 3802 · Economy Class · Canadair Reg. Jet
Operated by Endeavor Air DBA Delta Connection

I have 52 mins layover in JFK. And then fly to San Diego:
New York City (JFK) – San Diego (SAN)
Delta 2246

Is this connection possible in 50 mins?
Yes, that is possible but leaves no time to spare as you will arrive in Terminal 4, take a shuttle to Terminal 2 and then depart.
My flight options are Alitalia to Delta with 1h 55 min between, Delta to Delta with 5 hr layover, or Delta to Delta with 4h 25min and switch to LGA. What is the best option?
The Alitalia to Delta will be difficult (but not impossible if you have no checked bags). I would probably just book the long Delta to Delta connection and buy a day pass for the Sky Club.
Anyone take Cathy Pacific from HK to JFK then connect to American airline, the ticket with only 1 hr 40 mins connection, is it enough ?

Anyone can share the connection process in JFK terminal 8
You will arrive in Terminal 7, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, then re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then take the AirTrain to Terminal 8 and go through security. It's not impossible, but it's a very tight connection.
Flying from Shannon Ireland to ATL, arriving at JFK, change planes to ATL, connection time shows 1 hr 40 mins, is this connection possible in 1:40???
What airlines are you flying?
delta connecting to delta
Yes, that is enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Shannon, so all you have to do at JFK is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. If you depart from Terminal 2, Delta runs a shuttle between Terminal 4 and Terminal 2 inside security.
Our jet blue flight lands at 7:04 on march 2 and connecting flight to Spain leaves at 8:35. We will not check bags. Will we be able to make our flight?
To clarify: JetBlue from chs to JFK lands at 7:04.
Connect in JFK to American Airlines to Madrid, leaving at 8:35
With no checked bags you have barely enough time if everything goes perfectly and you are able to check-in online for your flight to Madrid. Also, note that the 8:35 PM flight from JFK to Madrid is operated by Iberia, not American and departs from Terminal 7. So you need to arrive in Terminal 5, take the AirTrain to Terminal 7, get your Iberia boarding passes if you can't get them online, and go through security. It's difficult.
What if we could come in at 6:29-more
Doable? Operated by psa, leaves chs 2:20, one stop and lands at jfk at 6:29
Yes, that's a bit better.
Hello! I'm flying in to JFK from LAX on AA. I land at terminal 8 at 8:10 PM and have a flight out to Milan on Emirates (Terminal 4) at 10:20 PM. Will I have to go back through security to get to terminal 4? If so, will I have enough time?
Yes, you will have to go through security again in Terminal 4. If you have checked bags you will have to transfer them yourself as well, making this a very difficult connection. Without checked bags I think you can make it.
Hi
I am arriving from Copenhagen at 8.05PM in on April 19. I have a connecting flight to Rochester at 10.45PM. I'm not certain of which terminal. Will that be sufficient time to go through immigration and boarding?
What airlines are you flying? Do you have checked bags?
I have only cabin luggage and we are flying Norwegian
We have a delta flight landing at JFK at 8:12am. Our next flight is British airways leaving at 10:25. Will we have enough time to get our checked luggage then check in with BA and get to the gate on time?
I'm assuming the delta flight will be at terminal 2 or 4 and BA leaves from terminal 8.
That will be very difficult. British Airways flights leave from Terminal 7. If you are intent on trying this, I would not check baggage.
Hi I am flying on June 2, 2017 from Copenhagen to JFK , landing at 8pm in Terminal 5. Is 2 hours enough time to go through immigration, I con't plan to have anything to claim in customs, I'm not checking bags but I need to get to Terminal 1 for a Jet Blue flight at 955pm. This is the latest flight on Jet Blue out of JFK this day. I plan to purchase a fastpass for security through Jet Blue. I just don't want to miss my flight on Jet blue flying back home to San Francisco. Thank you
No flights from Copenhagen arrive in Terminal 5. What airline are you flying? JetBlue uses Terminal 5 - perhaps you have your terminals reversed? If your inbound flight is on Norwegian this is pretty risky as their long-haul flights are often delayed.
Yes I did get them backwards. I'm flying in on Norweigan and flying out on Jet blue.
With no checked bags I think you can make this if the Norwegian flight is on-time.