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  • Connection?
    Jun 10, 2015
    3
    Hi, I am arriving into JFK from Dublin on a Sunday at 3:45pm. Is there time to go through customs and make a 6:30pm flight to LAX on Jet Blue? Do you know which terminals I would arrive and transfer to

     

    Yes, that should be plenty of time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Dublin. What airline are you flying from Dublin? JetBlue uses Terminal 5 at JFK.

     

    Great, we will be on American from Dublin

     

    Then you will arrive in Terminal 8

     

  • Toronto > JFK (T7) > JFK (T4) > Dubai
    Jun 9, 2015
    1
    Hoping for some good advice/guidance... I am flying from Toronto to JFK on Air Canada, landing at 9:57am in T7 (AC8902), and have a connection on Emirates (204) leaving JFK T4 at 11:20. I'm worried the 1 hr 23 mins is not sufficient to collect bags in T7, transit to t4, check in bags again plus go through security at T4?

     

    It's possible but it won't be easy. I personally would not have booked that connection. It leaves no time to spare at all.

     

  • Arriving T1 from FCO, connecting T8 domestic, 1h50 connection
    Jun 8, 2015
    3
    I am flying into JFK T1 at 6:10pm from Rome with Alitalia and my connection is a domestic flight to BOS at 8:00pm with American from T8. This is on a the same ticket sold by Air France. Will I need to carry my checked bags to T8 departures to re-check them or does American have a transfer desk at T1? Also, that Alitalia flight runs late pretty often, is there an AF transfer desk at T1 in case we need to be put on the next flight to BOS?

     

    Are you SURE your flight to Boston is on American? as they are not a partner of Air France. If you purchased all your tickets on one reservation you will be able to re-check your bags in T1. There likely isn't a later flight on AA to Boston.

     

    Yes it is on American to Boston. But I bought the ticket on Priceline and the ticket is an Air France ticket (057). That is why I am scared if there are any delays.

     

    Yes, if there are delays you'll either be stuck in New York overnight or have to buy a ticket on the 10:55 PM JetBlue flight.

     

  • Term 5 to Term 4. 1:30 for flight
    Jun 8, 2015
    1
    Going on EK6734 to Term 5 and boarding EK202 at terminal 4. With young kids. Can i make it or its too close? Also is EK6734 reliable?

     

    EK6734 is JetBlue flight 1808. Delays at JFK are common in the summer. However, if your flight is on-time or even up to 30 minutes late I think you should be OK. All you have to do is take the AirTrain from T5 to T4 and go through security.

     

  • Helsinki -> JFK -> Las Vegas
    Jun 7, 2015
    1
    I'm landing to JFK 15:50 (Finnair T8) and should be catching a flight to Vegas departing 18:45 (Delta/ T2). Am I able to do it, or should I be trying to change my ticket?

     

    That should be enough time. Please note that Delta domestic flights can depart from Terminal 2 or 4, so check delta.com upon landing if you can. Unless you were able to purchase your tickets on one reservation you will also have to transfer your bags yourself from Terminal 8 to Terminal 2 or 4.

     

  • Connection time to Terminal 1
    Jun 7, 2015
    1
    I'm flying out from Terminal 1 with Norwegian to Stockholm at 9:55pm. I will be coming in from Miami, and I can book either the American arriving at 6:30pm at Terminal 8, or with Delta arriving at 6:00pm. Which of them is better for connecting with the Norwegian flight? This is on the 10th of August. Or should I be coming in even earlier (the previous flight arrives at 3:30 so it feels a bit early....)

     

    Either should be fine. Both are a similar distance on the AirTrain from Terminal 1. I would personally book the Delta flight.

     

  • Flight Connection (domestic -- international)
    Jun 7, 2015
    1
    I have an hour and 15 minute connection at JFK. I am arriving from SFO and making a connecting flight to Dakar, both flights on Delta. Will this be enough time to make my connection? Do Delta flights arrive in the same terminal? Thanks!

     

    Domestic Delta flights can arrive in Terminal 2 or 4. You will depart from Terminal 4. If you arrive in Terminal 2, Delta runs a shuttle bus inside security to Terminal 4. You have enough time if your first flight is on-time.

     

  • American connections
    Jun 7, 2015
    3
    I am flying from Phoenix on Us Airways/American. Have only 55 min layover to get to next flight to Milan on American. Are gates going to be in same terminal?

     

    Yes, both gates will be in Terminal 8. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gatte.

     

    Hi. Ill arrive form Vancouver to JFK on jul 27 Fri @ 7 am via cathay and will catch a flight to Toronto on same day @ 11.10 am via TAM airlines. WIll I have enough time for that and I have no checked in bags? Pls note it's a seprtatae ticket.And will I go through US customs and immigration again?

     

    Liz I answered your question in its own thread.

     

  • connecting flight
    Jun 6, 2015
    1
    I have 2 hours to connect my flight to Incheon Korea from JFK terminal 5 to terminal 4 , and has to check in my baggage, would I have enough time to be on my international flight ? Thank you

     

    That's barely enough time if your Jetblue flight is on-time and your bags come out quickly. I personally would want at least 3 hours for that connection.

     

  • Baggage connection
    Jun 5, 2015
    1
    Hi, I'm flying into JFK from SFO and then have a connection to fly to Rome all on Delta (same ticket). Will my bags be checked all the way to Rome? Will I have to pick them up at JFK and recheck them again?

     

    You don't have to do anything with your bags in JFK. Just walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

  • Delta Terminal Connections
    Jun 5, 2015
    2
    I am flying Delta from LAX to Shannon (Ireland) with a connecting flight at JFK. I have about an hour to catch my flight to Shannon at JFK. I've heard domestic Delta flights fly into terminal 2, will I have enough time to get to The international Terminal 4 and catch the flight to Shannon?

     

    All Delta flights to/from LAX use Terminal 4. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Terminal 4.

     

    Such a relief, thank you:)

     

  • Connection
    Jun 4, 2015
    1
    I am flying to Amsterdam from Raleigh, my connection time is 95 minutes, both are delta flights. Will I have enough time and will I have to collect bags?

     

    All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 4. You do not have to go through US Customs when leaving the US. You won't have to do anything with your bags either. You should have plenty of time.

     

  • Terminal 7 to 4 in 1hr40min
    Jun 4, 2015
    1
    Hi, I would need to get from Terminal 7 (arr Air Canada Jazz) to Terminal 4 (dep South African Airways) in 1 hour 40 mins. I would have checked luggage. Would this be possible?

     

    Since you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto you should barely have enough time. if you purchased your tickets together your bags will be transferred for you.

     

  • Connection
    Jun 4, 2015
    1
    is 51 minutes between connection arriving on domestic JetBlue flight and departing on JetBlue...

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 5.

     

  • Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 - 2-hr layover
    Jun 3, 2015
    1
    My 15yo brother will fly from SVO to JFK with Aeroflot, scheduled arrival at 4:20pm in Terminal 1, and then JFK to SAN with Delta departing at 7:40pm. This leaves him 2 hrs to pass immigration (not US citizen), customs and get to the gate at Terminal 2. Is it doable?

     

    It's possible. Note that Delta operates domestic flights from both Terminal 2 and 4, so his flight could leave from either, but as long as his Aeroflot flight is on-time he should have enough time for his connection.

     





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