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  • Terminal B to Terminal 2
    Aug 16, 2016
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    Hi arriving on Qantas flight at 9am terminal B and departing from terminal 2 at 11.45 to Montreal on Canadian. single ticket. do we need to clear customs? Is this enough time? Bags?

     

    Air Canada does not have a partnership with Qantas, so your bags will not be checked through. Upon landing, you will go through customs, claim your bags, go through immigration, walk from the Bradley Int'l Terminal to Terminal 2, check your bags with Air Canada, and go through security. This is barely enough time, but you're cutting it very close.

     

    ANDY is incorrect, Air Canada and Qantas do have an interline agreement. However, the steps are the same other than that you can re-check your bags at the re-check desk in the TBIT. You should have enough time.

     

  • air canada
    Aug 15, 2016
    1
    flying to and from Vancouver with Air Canada, which terminal will we depart and then arrive in..

     

    All Air Canada flights use Terminal 2 at LAX.

     

  • Int. Terminal to American Eagle?
    Aug 15, 2016
    1
    Hello, I have arrival at LAX International Terminal on Korean Air 15:10, connecting on American/American Eagle 18:20. Tickets are on same reservation. My question is after I claim my bag and re-check at American Airlines re-check desk at end of customs, I go to Terminal 6, get boarding pass from American, but where to after? From where in terminal 6 is the shuttle bus that goes to the American Eagle remote terminal? Also, are all American Eagle flights those small planes where you have to "pink-tag" your roller carryon bag upon boarding? Thank you

     

    Since they are on the same reservation you should be able to drop your bags at the re-check desk in the International Terminal. The shuttle leaves from gate 60. American Eagle flights on E-175's don't require a "pink tag" for most carry-ons, but ones on E-145's and CRJ's do.

     

  • Connecting flightd
    Aug 15, 2016
    1
    I arrive from Seoul, South Korea at 10:20 am via Asiana and have a connecting flight on Avianca to San Salvador at 1:25 pm. Will this give me enough time to go through customs and recheck my bag? I also have an injured foot so I am slow moving

     

    That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • Terminal connection in LA
    Aug 14, 2016
    1
    Hi, I am arriving from Doha on QR739 to LAX (Terminal 2) at 02:05pm and my onward travel is at 05:15pm on AA209 to SFO. Do I need to go through customs/immigration, claim baggage and recheck-in with American Airlines ? The booking does not specify the departure Terminal for AA209. Is AA209 connection in the same terminal ? My return is also via LAX. So would the immigration/passport control be in SFO or LAX ? Do I need to collect the bags and recheck-in at LAX ? Please advise

     

    If all tickets are on the same reservation, you will arrive in Terminal 2, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then walk or take the shuttle to Terminal 4 or 6 (your flight could depart at either), then go through security and to your departure gate). On the return, all you have to do is go from your arrival terminal to Terminal 2 and go through security. There is no US Immigration or Customs when leaving the US. You have enough time.

     

  • connection time
    Aug 13, 2016
    2
    Hi we are arriving at TBIT at 6-30am with virgin australia and have a connecting flight with westjet at 8-45 am is this enough time and do we have to go through customs thanks george

     

    Yes, you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags, go to Terminal 2, and go through security and to your departure gate. If you have two separate reservations you will have to take your bags with you to T2 to re-check with Westjet. This is a very difficult connection.

     

    Hi thanks for your help i forgot to say the connecting flight on westjet is to Calgary Canada i think it is on the one booking

     

  • LlA to Belize
    Aug 12, 2016
    1
    Our Delta flight from Seattle to LA has been delayed so now we have 1 hr to make our connecting flight to Belize. Is there enough time to make it? Do we have to go through any additional security? Oh, we leave for airport in 2.5 hrs and jsut got notified by Delta.

     

    If both flights are on Delta all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. There is no additional security. You have enough time.

     

  • LAX Connection time
    Aug 12, 2016
    1
    Flying from Tahiti on Tahiti Nui arriving at LAX at 1010am. Need to book a connecting flight to Chicago with American or United. What is a safe departing time for this booking? Would a 1250am flight allow enough time?

     

    I wouldn't book anything before 1:15 PM.

     

  • Domestic to international
    Aug 12, 2016
    1
    Hello, I'm arriving to LAX from Phoenix on a separate booked flight at 1:55pm then need to get to international terminal for a qatar airways flight at 4:05pm. Is this enough time? As I need to Collect my two bags.

     

    That is barely enough time if everything goes perfectly.

     

  • How much time do I need to go from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1?
    Aug 11, 2016
    2
    I am flying in on Hawaiian Airlines arriving at 5:30 a.m. & departing Terminal 2 at 7:25 a.m.? Is 2 hours enough time?

     

    Without checked bags that should be enough time. With checked bags that's a bit more difficult. I assume you meant departing terminal 1?

     

    Yes - departing from Terminal 1 - THANKS!!

     

  • Terminal b to Terminal 0
    Aug 11, 2016
    1
    I arrive at terminal B on Qantas / AA code share at 6.05am Tuesday 13 December I depart terminal 0 with AA at 9.20am same day to Mexico City 2 seperate bookings Enough time? Best way to transfer? Will I have to enter the US to do so? Thanks

     

    There is no Terminal 0, you will depart from Terminal 4 or 6. Yes, you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then go to your departure terminal, go through security and to your departure gate. You have enough time.

     

  • Connect AA flight to international flight
    Aug 10, 2016
    1
    If I fly on AA from Vegas to LA, then change to international flight, do i still need to go through security check again? Will my baggages be transferred from AA to my international sector with my ticket on one reservation? Is it enough time with only 1hr50min layover at LAX?

     

    If both flights are on AA then all you have to do in LAX is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.

     

  • Connecting Flight
    Aug 10, 2016
    1
    hi I am flying from Indonesiaa to LA with China Airlines. I will be arriving at terminal B LAX 2.50PM, and I'll be continuing to Dallas with a connecting flight using Virgin America at 5.20PM. Will I have enough time to make it to my next flight as i still have to go through the immigration and luggage checking process? And will there be any shuttle bus available?

     

    That should be just enough time. It's much easier to just walk from the International Terminal where you arrive to Terminal 3 where you depart than to take the shuttle bus (which will take you away from Terminal 3 first).

     

  • Melbourne-LAX-Vancouver connection
    Aug 10, 2016
    1
    Hi, I arrive at LAX at 6.35am on a Qantas flight. Have I allowed enough time if I book a 9.55am American Airlines flight to Vancouver? Booked separate tickets with checked luggage. Thanks!

     

    Yes, that should be enough time.

     

  • Terminal B to 7
    Aug 9, 2016
    2
    I'm travelling Sydney to LA then onto Orlando on Sep 3, my layover is 2 and a half hours, so I have to get from Terminal B to 7 in that time. Would it be enough? I've read that it will be, but also that it might not be. Seeing as it will be a Saturday would it be busier at LAX? Thanks

     

    Saturday is the least busy day of the week. You should have enough time.

     

    Oh thats good to hear! Thank you :)

     

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