New York Kennedy (JFK) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM
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Hi, from FLL to JFK terminal 5 I will arrive at 846 then from JFK terminal 4 going to DXB at 1040...is the layover time enough...do I need to collect my luggage and check in again in terminal 4...my ticket is on Emirates all the way
Your first flight will be operated by JetBlue. Yes, that is enough time. You will have to go through security again in T4 but you won't have to do anything with your bags.
Hi I am arriving at 11.15 from FRA in Term 4 and have a flight to BOS leaving from Term 5 at 1.55. Would there be sufficient time to make the connection ?
What airlines are you flying? Are both flights on the same reservation or two separate reservations? Do you have checked bags?
Thanks for responding, I am travelling in to T4 on Singapore Air and out in T5 on Jetblue. They are separate reservations and I have requested to link them since both airlines are code shared. Yes I have checked bags. I understand from jetblue website that they have a transfer counter at T4 after clearing custom to check in bags before taking the airtrans to T5.I am wondering if 2.40hr is sufficient time ?
Hi, I flying from MONTEGO BAY to LONDON via JFK all with Delta. I understand both flights will arrive at / depart from T4 in JFK. Will I have to clear US immigration and customs at JFK? Will Delta check my luggage through to London? Many thanks
Yes, in JFK you will have to 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.
I'm flying jet blue on Nov 21 arrival time JFK 10.42 pm terminal 5. I am then going to terminal 4 to board China Airlines 12.20am. I'm pretty sure all my baggage will be checked through but is this enough time to get to the next terminal?
We only have an 1:04 connection in JFK from TPA to catch a flight to Amsterdam. The flights are on the same reservation for KLM Royal Dutch (operated by Delta). Do we go through customs in TPA or JFK? And will we have enough time to catch our flight?
There is no US Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do in JFK is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. If you arrive in Terminal 2, Delta runs a shuttle inside security to Terminal 4 where you depart.
I'm flying to JFK from Montreal on Delta and will arrive in Terminal 4. I need to get to another flight Jet Blue Terminal 5 going to Punta Cana. How long to get from terminal 4 to 5? Do I need to clear security in terminal 5? Does an 1h between arrival and departing enough if I have no check bag?
Yes, you have to go through security again in Terminal 5. I don't think 1 hour is enough time, even without a checked bag, even though you will pre-clear US Immigration and customs in Montreal.
I am flying to Doha from Denver. Jet-blue Denver to JFK. JFK to Doha Qatar airways. Probably I have to go from Terminal 5 to terminal 7 or 8 in my connections. I have single ticket for me and my baggage. I have only carry on. I have wheelchair assigned tickets. How to connect JetBlue arrivals to Qatar Airways departure at JFK airport?
In JFK your wheelchair pusher will take you from T5 to your departure terminal and through security and to your departure gate.
I'm flying from New Orleans to JFK on jet Blue terminal 5 Then I fly out on Air China at terminal 1 to Beijing,China. Do I have to get my luggage and check in again going through security?
If both tickets are on the same reservation you don't have to do anything with your bags in JFK, just take the AirTrain to Terminal 1 and go through security. however, if you purchased two separate reservations you will have to claim and re-check your bags.
Hi, I'm arriving in JFK Terminal 5 by JetBlue from Antigua. I land at 8 PM and have a flight to London from Terminal 7 on British Airways. I wil have one checked in luggage. Do I have enough time to take the flight? Thanks
You didn't post when your flight to London leaves, so I don't know if you have enough time. But with checked bags on two separate reservations you need 3 hours. Maybe you have a chance if you are on the 10:55 PM British Airways flight - it will be close. If you're on the 9:30 flight, no way.
Oops.. yes I am taking the 10:55 Pm flight to London