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  • 1h55 flight connection
    Dec 12, 2013
    Hello, I am flying soon from Miami to Newark with united airlines, arriving in terminal C and then I have a connecting flight from terminal B with Swiss airlines. All this should happen in 1h55min, does this sound possible to you? Specially as we need to change terminals and are not flying with the same company?


    Yes, if your first flight is on-time that is enough time. United runs a shuttle that runs on the secure side or you can take the AirTrain (which would require having to go through security in Terminal B). Your bags should be checked through to your Swiss flight.


    Thank you very much for your reply !


  • Delta Lounge
    Dec 9, 2013
    Hi , can you avoid security to go from concourse from B1 to B2 or B3 at Newark terminal B , cause my flight is from B2 and i want to use the delta skyclub before the flight.


    The three satellites of Terminal B are not connected beyond security.


  • Terminal A Gate 36 to Gate A28
    Dec 5, 2013
    Hi Zap, I am arriving at terminal A gate 36 and looking to go to Gate 28 to catch the bus shuttle for Terminal C. Can I walk through the gates A36 to A28 , is there will be security check or in case I have to take air train to go to terminal C. Thanks


    Gate A36 and A28 are not connected beyond security. You'll be best off taking the AirTrain.


  • Connecting EWR to EDI
    Nov 28, 2013
    I'm connecting at EWR. Coming from Orlando and then going to Edinburgh, all on United. I have 1 hour 10 minutes, do I have to go through security again and can I make the connection?


    United uses both Terminals C & A for domestic flights; and Terminal C for international flights. Upon arrival check the overhead screens for your connecting flight and gate number (i.e., gate C-10). If you need to transfer to Terminal A, take the shuttle bus between TA & TC (near gate C71) & at TA (near gate A28), - no security check needed. Your transfer time will suffice.


  • Terminal connections
    Dec 2, 2013
    Arriving terminal B from UK leaving terminal C for internal US flight, minor travelling alone for 1st time. 2 and half hours between flights. Return flight:arrive and depart terminal C 1 hour between flights. Can you please give step by step instructions, also is sky train better than shuttle and does it drop you at correct level.


    On the way into the US the passenger will have to take the AirTrain as he will be outside security after clearing US Customs. Note that many International flights do arrive in C so he or she may not need to change terminals (if you post the airline I can give you more information). Upon arrival in the US the passenger will go through US immigration, claim baggage, go through US customs, and then drop the baggage off at the re-check desk. Then follow the signs to the Airtrain if necessary, and take it to Terminal C where he or she will go through security and to the gate. However, he or she should also check the monitors as some United Express flights leave from Terminal A. On the way out of the US the passenger will only have to go from his or her arrival gate to their departure gate.


    On arrival at Terminal B of Newark Airport you need to go through passport check, retrieve checked bags, go through customs clearance and - if transferring to another flight - re-check-in bag if you (the tag should indicate layover and final destination Airport Codes). To get to your connecting flight, board the Airtrain which serves all pre-security areas of all terminals - meaning you need to go through security check at Terminal C's. Level 3 of TC has 3 security checkpoints leading to airline gate areas C1, C2 & C3 and the Gate level leads to three gate areas: C1is arranged in a Y-shape (gates C70-99); C2 (gates C101-C115); & C3 (gates C120-139). The Shuttle Bus from Terminal C to Terminal A stops at gateway C1, near gate C71. Make sure you look at overhead screens on arrival to find your connecting flight & gate number. You have enough time for both trips (upon your return at TC you simply follow the AirTrain sign to TB & go through security check. I suggest you open www.ifly.com/ewr, then click on 'Terminal Map' under 'QUICK LINKS', and scroll down to the detailed text.


    Thanks. Edinburgh flight with United, itinerary states arrive TB, then homeward leave TC. Internal leaves TC onward to Buffalo with Republic airlines dba united express (not quite sure what that means), homeward from TC with Commutair dba united express. I hope there will be enough time?


    Your Edinburgh flight will likely arrive in C, not B. The Buffalo flights will also likely operate from C. Sometimes the terminals listed in itineraries are inaccurate.


  • Flying in from glasgow to halifax via newark
    Nov 27, 2013
    What terminal does the halifax flight leave from and is 1.5 lay enough time togo through customs and imgration?


    1.5 hours is pushing it, but is probably possible. The Halifax flights usually leave from Terminal A, so if that's the case then when you go through customs and re-check your bags, you will have to take the AirTrain to Terminal A, go back through security and to your gate.


    THanks be myself but as long as i know i can re check before going to termiinla A. AM sure thre flight comes into terminal c from glagsow. left from there on the way out.


  • security wait time
    Nov 25, 2013
    How is it looking today? How are the lines


  • 1.5 hour layover
    Nov 24, 2013
    flying with UA from SFO to EWR and have 90 minutes to catch the flight to Ireland (Also UA) will I have to collect my bags and recheck them? Will I also have to go through security there again? Is this enough time?


    No, all you will have to do in Newark is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate, which will both be in Terminal C and connected beyond security.


  • 1.5hours connection
    Nov 23, 2013
    Im coming from Moncton ( Canada) no pre clearance at that airport. I need to catch my flight to Miami. What is the procedure to go throughout customs, will I have to go trough security again? Both flights are United, so I assume both flight will be from terminal C? I have 1h38minutes! Thanks!


    To add, my flight from Moncton arrives at 7am on the 24th of december is this a busy time ?


    Yes, since Moncton doesn't have pre-clearance you will arrive in Terminal C and go through US Immigration, claim your baggage, go through US Customs, and re-check your bag, and then go through security. Things shouldn't be TOO crowded on Christmas eve as most people will already be at their destination. You will have to hurry but you should have enough time. Your departing flight will also leave from Terminal C.


    Is it a far distance to walk? One of the traveller isn't a fast walker because she has trouble with her feet.


    It shouldn't be too bad of a walk since everything is in the same terminal. But if you're worried you can request wheelchair service from United by calling them before your trip.


  • 40 minute layover
    Nov 23, 2013
    i have 40 minutes to get from a domestic flight with united into newark to an international flight to edinburgh I have a toddler will I make it? and where do I go?


    Your domestic arrival can be at A or C, and your departure will be from C. You will have to hope your first flight is on-time and move as quickly as possible.


    Nov 22, 2013
    I'll be flying for the first time by myself (minor) and I have to make a connection from Panama(PTY) in Newark (EWR) on my way to Cleveland (CLE) All flights are on United, one 737 900 and one 737 700. I have 3 hours and 15 minutes between flights. This is my first time at this airport and I'd like to know how to correctly make the connection. Do I have to pick up my bags then re check them. What should I expect at migration or customs. Any help would be appreciated.


    Yes, you will claim your baggage after you go through immigration (where you show them your passport) and then you will go through customs (where you basically just hand them your customs form). You will then be able to re-check your bags with United. Both of your flights will likely be in Terminal C.


    Thanks a lot!


  • Seniors connecting from TB to TA
    Nov 11, 2013
    My Parents are travelling from Lisbon, Portugal to Ottawa, Canada. They are both in their seventies and need to connect from Terminal B to Terminal A with approx. an hour and a half. This will be their first time with connections in Newark. I would appreciate comments from experienced travellers familiar with Newark Liberty Airport. Thank you.


    They'll have to go through US Immigration, then claim their baggage, then go through customs, then re-check their bags, then take the AirTrain to their departure terminal (note that her Ottawa flight may actually depart from A or C) and then go through security and to their gate. They'll have to hurry to make it in just 90 minutes.


  • 1 hour Connection at EWR T-C to T-A
    Nov 4, 2013
    Arriving on UA at EWR from PIT at Terminal C. Have 1 hour to make it to Terminal A for flight to YOW (also UA). Will UA forward checked bags all the way to YOW or do I have to go through security again at Term A? Is there enough time to get from T-C to T-A?


    United will forward checked bags to YOW and if you do have to change terminals (your flight from PIT may actually arrive in T-A as well) you can take the United secure-side shuttle bus and not have to go through security when you change terminals. If your first flight is on-time you should be OK


  • Tight connecting time at EWR
    Oct 28, 2013
    Once again, Zap,thank you so much for your second reply concerning to my tight connection at EWR


  • Arriving TB and then go TC to Ft. Lauderdale
    Oct 27, 2013
    I'm a portuguese tourist arriving from Lisbon in terminal B at 15.50 (TP103) on 15th November and transferring to Terminal C for a connecting flight to Ft Lauderdale at 18.56 (UA1416). Will there be enough time for passport check, customs and transfer? We have to pick up bags after go through passport check? Do we bring bags to Terminal C or there is some other droppoint before take the Air train?


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. If your bags are checked through to FLL in Lisbon, you will just have to claim your bags after you go through immigration, then go through customs, then you can drop them off at the re-check desk and you won't have to take them to TC with you.


    Grateful for the attention.


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