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  • Directions
    Oct 5, 2015
    I will be flying into JFK on Delta Airlines with a checked bag, and will be flying out on Jet Blue. How do I get from baggage claim to the ticket counter for Jet Blue to check my bag on that flight?


    The AirTrain connects all terminals outside security. Just follow signs to the AirTrain after claiming your bag from Delta.


  • Peter
    Sep 14, 2015
    Hi, I need some help please, I am travelling from London to JFK T8 with AA and I have 1hr 25 min to catch my AA flight to RIO from T2. Is it sufficient time to catch the connection? Also this is my first time through US, I am EU citizen. Many thanks


    AA does not use Terminal 2 at JFK. All AA flights are in Terminal 8. 1 hr 25 minutes will be difficult as you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, and go through security.


  • Meeting friends
    Sep 14, 2015
    I am flying Jet Blue into JFK with Jet Blue. Friends are flying in with USAir and American. Where is best place to meet up to share transportation to the hotel?


    You can meet on the arrivals level of the terminal of whoever is getting in later.


    So we meet at the arrivals level is that the same place for all the terminals? And then we can get transportation from there? Thanks.


    ok i reread I understand now. Thanks


  • luggage storage
    Sep 10, 2015
    Is there a luggage storage at terminal 4 jfk?


    Yes, there is, it is located on the lower level and its phone number is 718.751.2947


  • Arriving Domestic - meeting friends in Intl 5 hours later
    Sep 9, 2015
    If we arrive in the morning domestic and our friends are flying in internationally into Terminal 4, but 5 hours after we arrive, can we meet them at Terminal 4? Do we have to go through security again?


    You can meet them on the lower level of Terminal 4 at the exit of customs.


  • Connecting Flight
    Sep 3, 2015
    I am flying from Istanbul to JFK New York by Turkish Airlines and scheduled arrival time 16 50 My connected flight by Jet Blue Airlines from JFK to Phoenix Arizona scheduled time 20 10 Is it enough time for connection ? How can I pass between terminals?Should I take and transfer my luggage after my arrival from my first flight to JFK to Jetblue check in desk? I purchased flights on the same reservation? What are the terminal information ?thanks


    Yes, that should be enough time. If your tickets were purchased on the same reservation then your bags should be tagged through to PHX and you can re-check your bags at the re-check desk after you clear US Customs. you will arrive in Terminal 1 and depart from Terminal 5. The AirTrain connects all terminals outside security.


  • Connecting Flight
    Aug 31, 2015
    Question; We'll arrive with KLM eta 15:30 and do have our connecting flight with AA @ 17:59. Do we have to customs and get our luggage for re-checin @ AA? As this is the last flight leaving this day to Cancun there were no lather flights. Do you think we'll mange to catch the connecting flight?


    Yes, you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, take the AirTrain to T8, re-check your bags, and go through security and to your departure gate. This is a very difficult connection, but not completely impossible.


  • Arriving JFK Terminal 8 at 8.45 am From Chile How long takes inmigrat
    Aug 24, 2015
    Hi I am arriving From Chile LAN Chile Terminal 8 How long would take Immigration and then baggage claim? Someone comes to pick me up. Thanks


    I would say that they should be there between 9:45 and 10 AM.


  • from RUH(Saudi Arabia) to SFO tranist jfk
    Aug 24, 2015
    Hi, do i need to claim my luggage in jfk if i am going to SFO, and where do i need to check for immigration in JFK or SFO i am coming form riyadh saudi arabia


    Yes, in JFK you will arrive in Terminal 1, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, then if your bags are tagged through to SFO, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then take the AirTrain to your departure terminal and go through security. If you tell me your airline you are flying to SFO I can tell you your departure terminal.


  • Wheelchairs
    Aug 22, 2015
    An elderly person who ordered a wheelchair for an incoming flight from Israel on ElAl and needs to transfer to Jet a Blue terminal 5. Will the wheelchair attendant take the elderly person through immigration, gather baggage , go to customs and recheck in luggage for continuing flight with Jet Blue to Florida. Is this a correct assumption and the attendant will bring her to the gate or check in counters of Jet Blue .thank you


    They will either be with her the whole time or pass her off to someone else when she gets to Terminal 5.


  • Layover
    Aug 21, 2015
    We have arrive from Dublin to JFK and have a 4 hour wait for a connection flight is it possible to leave terminal and travel to Times Square


    That's not really enough time. It's over an hour each way. You'd literally have like 10-15 minutes and then have to head back to the airport.


  • Moving between terminals (8 and1)
    Aug 18, 2015
    Hi, my flight arrives to Terminal 8 and after that I need to get to the luggage storage in order to leave the luggage for my next flight from Terminal 1 the next day. I know that there is such a storage in Terminal 1 so what is the best way to get there from Terminal 8? Thanks!


    The only way between terminals is the AirTrain.


  • JFK to IAD
    Aug 17, 2015
    im arriving to JFK and have a next flight in 2 hours and 30 minutes. First trip to US. do i have enough time for clearance and to catch the next flight ?


    That should be enough time.


  • Travelling from Venice to Santiago Domenican Republic
    Aug 12, 2015
    I will be travelling from Venice (Italy) to Santiago (Dominican Republic) with Delta stop over in JFK. I was told that in JFK I have to pick up the luggages sent from Venice and pick them up at the airport before sending to Santiago. Is this true? I have two hours from one fight to the other.


    Yes, in JFK you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, and then go through security and to your departure gate. If you are an EU Citizen you will have to complete ESTA before your trip.


  • 2 travelers need meeting spot, different terminals
    Aug 10, 2015
    I'm trying to find a good meeting place for myself and my friend. I'll be arriving :5:30am on JetBlue in terminal 5 and my friend will arrive at 6:30am on United in terminal 7. We want to meet up because we're taking a taxi to the city together, where is a good place for us to find each other?


    Take the AirTrain to Terminal 7 and meet him on the arrivals level there.


    Will I have to go through TSA again? I'll have luggage that I'll need to get.


    No, in fact you won't be allowed to go through security again. Get your luggage and then take the AirTrain to T7.


    Thanks so much!


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