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  • Connection in LGA
    Mar 23, 2017
    Hello. I will be flying in from KUL on Etihad and arriving at JFK at 9.40am. I will need to take a connecting flight to MSP from LGA. How long will I need to clear immigration, colllect luggage, clear customs? And finally, how much time will I need to get to LGA assuming I take a cab? Appreciate the help. Thank you.


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Abu Dhabi. All you have to do in JFK is claim your bags and leave the airport. It will take you about 30-45 minutes to get to LGA at that time of day.


  • Luggage arriving alone
    Mar 23, 2017
    My suitcase didn't make it on my flight. It will arrive on the next flight. I need it immediately and cannot wait for the airport service to bring it. Who can pick up my suitcase and put in on a taxi to manhatan?


    That's not possible.


  • Help
    Mar 19, 2017
    I arrive at JFK at 5:20 pm and need to catch domestic flight next at 8:30 pm with JetBlue, do I have enough time to go thru security,check my bag and still make it to my flight?


    What airline are you flying on your first flight? From where? Is it two separate reservations or one reservation?


  • Connection time for domestic to intl flights
    Mar 19, 2017
    I have a flight planned with a checked bag, that is actually stressing me: Flying from Austin to Atlanta with Delta, then to Paris CDG with Air france, same ticket but one hour layover only, is that realistic? Do I have to go through all the customs and security operations? Thanks.


    There is no US Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do in Atlanta is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. The Plane Train connects all concourses inside security.


  • Connection time long enough?
    Mar 19, 2017
    I am about to flight from Paris to Austin, TX through JFK airport, same ticket (Air France & Delta have an agreement). Registered luggage, landing at JFK T1 at 1PM EST, due to take off at 3:05pm T2, is that enough? Thank you.


    That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly. You will have to claim and re-check your bags in JFK in order to go through US Customs.


  • FRA to JFK to SEA
    Mar 13, 2017
    If I land at 2:30pm from FRA at JFK is that enough time to clear customs and catch a JFK 4:29pm flight to SEA?


    What airline are you flying? Are both flights on the same reservation?


  • Transfer
    Mar 12, 2017
    Anyway to transfer to a eairlier date? My flight is on Tuesday and I'm just hearing about a nor'easter. Wanted to know how to get a flight on Monday so I can miss the storm


    Your airline has likely issued a waiver, check with them.


  • Can I go to international baggage claim to receive my aunt
    Mar 9, 2017
    Can I go to JFK international baggage claim to receive my aunt who is coming to JFK from Abudabi through Etihad airlines


    She will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Abu Dhabi and will therefore not use the International baggage claim. She will arrive like a domestic flight and her bags will be on one of the Terminal 4 domestic baggage claims.


  • Clearing customs, transportation to LGA
    Mar 9, 2017
    Flying in from Russia 5:30pm. LGA flight to Chicago 8:00. Enough time to get bags, clear custom and get to LGA? Transportation from JFK to LGA


    No, I really don't think that's enough time, especially with checked bags and the fact that flights coming from Russia are often delayed.


  • Disabled assistance
    Feb 28, 2017
    We are arriving 20th August. I am travelling with my son who is profoundly deaf and has behavioural issues. He finds airports particularly difficult. Is it possible to get assistance /fast track through the arrival process


  • Layover in JFK Question
    Feb 20, 2017
    Good Afternoon, I am flying from Buffalo, NY to JFK (Jet Blue), then from JFK to Lisbon, Portugal (TAP Portugal). Will I need to get my luggage and re-check it in once i get to NYC from Buffalo?


    Are both flights on the same reservation or two separate reservations?


  • Needhelp
    Feb 19, 2017
    I am flying from Atlanta to JFK and then JFK to Brazil. From Atlanta do I fly domestic or international? Not sure since I have connecting flight


    What airline are you flying?


  • Do I have enough time
    Jan 31, 2017
    Hi I am arriving from Copenhagen with Norwegian 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 airline are you flying to Rochester? That should be enough time.


  • have i got time
    Jan 21, 2017
    fly into terminal 1 from London Gatwick at 9 am with hold luggage and fly out from terminal 4 at 12 auto DCA, do i have enough time.


    Yes, that should be enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Into JFK and Out of LGA
    Jan 15, 2017
    We have a flight into JFK from LHR in July on BA. It is scheduled to land at 3:50PM. I used miles for this flight. Now I need to get a ticket to fly home from NYC. It looks like JFK is pricey for domestic flights, LGA is much more reasonably priced. Question: Is it doable to fly into JFK at 350pm and catch a flight from LGA at 750PM? That gives us 5 hours. Can we check in our baggage at JFK, or will we need to go through customs, get our luggage, transfer to LGA and check luggage in?


    Yes, that should be possible - note however, that it's 4 hours, not 5. No, you cannot check your baggage in JFK. You will have to take it with you to LGA.


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