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I fly into LAX June 21 on Delta 1682 arriving 9:35pm and depart on Delta 6794 11:50pm to Brisbane. Do I have enough time and do I have to change terminals and go through security again? Flying back from Brisbane July 12 on VA7 arriving 6:55am and must catch Delta1140 at 11:50am, is that enough time to go through customs/immigration get bag and go wherever connecting flight departs from? all flights booked on one transaction. Thank you
Yes, that should be enough time both ways.
Thanks. Do I change terminals June 21 when I arrive at LAX to catch my connection to Brisbane...do I have to go through security again
Hi! We have a domestic Delta flight arriving at 9:30 AM on a Friday morning (average 38 minutes late), and need to make an ANA flight to Japan leaving at 1:10 PM. Even though this seems like a lot of time, we are worried about getting between terminals and re-entering security. Is that enough time? Thanks.
With checked bags that will indeed be VERY difficult. Without checked bags you should have just enough time.
I will be arriving Norwegian from Copenhagen Denmark at 6:00pm. Need to catch a domestic flight via Southwest or American to Phoenix, AZ the same evening. How much time will I need to get through customs and to domestic terminals? Thanks
I'm wondering if we will be able to make this connection on Nov 4 with 2hr:40min between flights. We will be on a flight arriving from MEX (AeroMexico) to LAX (International Terminal?) at 2:55 pm. We then have a flight on SW - Terminal 1 scheduled to leave at 5:35 pm. (These are separate tickets.) SW requires check-in only 10 minutes before departure, but as I understand it our checked bags will be offloaded and we will need to go through customs and get to Terminal 1 for our SW flight. Do you think we'll be able to make this connection?
Yes, that should be enough time if everything goes smoothly. Note that Southwest requires that bags be checked 45 minutes prior to departure at LAX even though their check-in cutoff is 10 minutes. You will have to transfer your bags to Terminal 1 yourselves. Also, Aeromexico uses Terminal 2, not the International Terminal.
I am looking at purchasing a flight that would fly into LAX from TPE at 4:20pm, & a Southwest flight from LAX to DAL on the same day departing at 6:00pm. I am traveling only with a carry-on backpack. Despite that, is 1 hr 40 min too short for me to get through immigration/customs in TB and dart to T1/make it to my gate? (There is another option where the LAX layover would be 5 hr 50 min.) Thanks in advance
With carry-ons only it's possible but leaves no time to spare. Check in for your Southwest flight before leaving Taipei.
Thanks for replying! Since 6:00pm is the last flight departing to Dallas for that day, I guess I should act a little more prudently and just go with the other TPE-LAX option that would result in a 5 hr 50 min layover--even though it's also a little more expensive?
Yes, that's what I would do if you are insistent on flying Southwest to Dallas.