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I am flying from San Francisco to Toronto Canada with a layover at MSP on delta airlines. Will I go thru customs/immigration prior to boarding my Toronto flight at MSP or will I do that once I land in Toronto? My layover at MSP is 55 min
There is no US Immigration and customs when leaving the US. You will go through Canadian immigraiton and customs when you get to Toronto. All you have to do in MSP is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
How long does it take customs to move a bag not picked up, clear it, and route it to the correct gate typically.
They will not do that for you. Your bag will sit on the baggage claim in MSP for several hours and then be sent to the Delta baggage office in MSP. If you want your bag to get to your destination, you need to claim it when you arrive in MSP and take it through customs and re-check it yourself.
We're flying from Houston to Rome at the end of Aug. via MSP. I just noticed our layover at MSP is only 44 min. That seems awfully tight, esp'ly to make priority boarding on our connection to Rome. I don't know the MSP airport... Is this too tight a connection? (We're Global Entry members, if security is a question.)
This is possible. you don't have to go through security in MSP. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time if your flight from Houston is on-time.
Thanks very much! That's very helpful. I'm afraid that "if" could be a big "if", if my recent trip on Delta is any indicator. Every flight took off late because the plane arrived at the gate late..Sometimes the pilot makes up the time, tho. Fingers crossed! Thank you!!
We are flying Frontier out of terminal 1 at 530am. Our flight boards at 455am but the shuttle doesn't leave our hotel until 4 getting there about 415. Will this be enough time to get checked in and make it to our gate?
Yes, that should be just enough time. Security probably doesn't open until 4:15.
My friend is coming in from Europe, landing at 4:40pm. She will need to get off the plane, through customs & Pick up her checked baggage. I have her booked on a 5:45 shuttle....Do you think 4:40 to 5:45 is enough time to catch the shuttle, or should I put her on a later shuttle (7:00pm)??? Thank you in advance!!
As long as her flight is on-time she should be able to make the 5:45 shuttle.
Thanks for the quick reply! My fingers are crossed that she doesn't get delayed on the way out & can catch that shuttle. Here's hoping! :)
I will be flying from Paris to MSP on Thanksgiving weekend. I have a 1 hour and 15 minutes connection in MSP until I head to DFW. I will be traveling with a carry on only. Is that enough time to go through customs and catch my flight to DFW? Also, when I am done going through customs do I have to go back through TSA or do I go straight to my gate? I don't know if this is important to know, but I will be flying from Barcelona to Paris to Minneapolis to Dallas.
With carry-ons only I think you can make it. Yes, you will have to go through security in MSP after you clear customs.