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I am arriving on Singapore Air from Cambodia at 6:40p.m., July 24, 2017. I plan on flying Southwest to Phoenix. Can you give me an approximate time frame needed for Customs and security needed so I can book the proper flight? Thank you, SAS
We are returning to the us from barcelona at 755pm... we need to catch a 945 flight on a different reservation to portland. Will we need to go through customs, leave security to get our bags, then re enter through security?? If so, how long should we expect this to take?
forgot to mention.. in on Iberia and out on Alaska
I don't think that's reasonably enough time. Yes, you will have to do all of those things and also move from the International Terminal to Terminal 6 in the middle.
Hi all, I'm arriving at LAX @ 635 (QANTAS) from Australia, and then planning to fly directly to Mexico City (Volaris). I'm assuming that I will have to collect bags go through customs, change terminal, check bags, and go through exit customs. Any ideas on how long this will take - I'm looking at a flight that would give me 4.5 hrs to achieve this. Thanks in advance!
You have the process correct except that the last step is security, not exit customs as there is no exit customs or passport control from the US. Yes, 4.5 hours sounds sufficient.
Hi, I will be flying SYD - LAX - MSP. I have a 3 hour transit in LA. I also have 2 young children flying with me. Will I be able to get a skycap service to help me pick up my luggages from the international airport carousel and then go to the domestic airport to check in?
No, there are no skycaps in the International baggage claim. Instead there are free carts you can use.