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  • Quickest and easiest way to go from TERMINAL A TO TERMINAL B
    Dec 17, 2016
    I arrive by SW flt in Terminal A and have a connecting intl flt DELTA from Terminal B after 5 hours. What is the quickets and best way to go from Terminal A to B without much hassles?


    The only way is the AirTrain. You will have to transfer any checked bags yourself.


  • tampa to munich
    Dec 15, 2016
    will i need to go back through security when i go from arriving in united terminal C to lufthansa terminal B? how much time will i need?


    No, United runs a shuttle inside security between Terminal C and the Lufthansa gates in Terminal B. 1 hour should be sufficient.


  • ATL to LIS with connection in EWR
    Dec 15, 2016
    I will fly from ATL to Lisbon (PT) with a 2h connection in EWR. 1st flight is United (ATL-EWR) and then Tap (EWR-LIS). Is it enough? Do I have to pass through immigration again in EWR? Thanks


    There is no US Immigration when leaving the US. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. I believe the United shuttle bus from Terminal C to B operates to the satellite of B that TAP uses, but 2 hours is enough time to take the AirTrain and re-clear security if you want.


  • Bag Recheck
    Dec 15, 2016
    HI, I'll be travelling (National) from SJU to EWR and then depart (International) from EWR to LIS (Portugal) and from there a 3 flight to Madrid. Do I need to recheck bags at EWR. My first flight is via Jetblue and then my other 2 are via TAP Portugal. Is 2 Hours enough layover time.


    If you have to separate reservations then you will have to claim your bags from jetBlue and re-check them with TAP. If it's one reservation then you won't have to claim and and re-check your bags.


  • 1hr 30 min layover
    Dec 14, 2016
    I am flying Ottawa to Newark to Shannon,county Clare both flights with united. There is a 1hr 30 min layover. Is this enough time and will I have to check my bags in again at Newark? Thanks


    That is enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Ottawa. You don't have to do anything with your bags in Newark. All you have to do is take the shuttle bus from Terminal A where you arrive to Terminal C where you depart. You have enough time.


  • Dublin to Toronto
    Dec 13, 2016
    I am flying from Dublin to Toronto with a connection through Newark with Air Canada and the ticket is on the same reservation. I have a layover for 2 hours and 30 mins. Will I have to collect my bags and go through security or customs in Newark? Any help would be great thankyou!


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Dublin. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate, take the AirTrain to your departure terminal, and go through security.


  • Domestic to international
    Dec 13, 2016
    I will be arriving to EWR domestically on United, then departing to Munich on Lufthansa, Do I need to recheck in and go through security again?


    Where are you flying into EWR from? No, you will not have to re-check your bags if both flights are on the same reservation. All United and Lufthansa gates are connected inside security by shuttle buses.


    We will be flying in from Fort Myers FL. Scheduled to have 1 hr 45 min layover


    Then you just have to take the shuttle bus inside security from Terminal C to your Lufthansa gate in Terminal B. You have enough time.


  • 2.4 Hour Layover
    Dec 10, 2016
    We bought tickets from Estonia to New York Liberty (estonia – amsterdam – new york) airport in january. Same day we must fly from New York to Indianapolis. We arrive to New York Liberty airport 13:35 but next flight to Indianapolis is 15:55. Is two hours and twenty minutes enough time to go throught the custom and go to internal flight or we must buy tikets next flight? Flights between is 5 hours and 40 minutes.


    Sorry, our flight is from Estonia to Copenhagen to New York not throught Amsterdam. Flight company is SAS and internal flight company is United Airlines.


    Yes, that should be enough time if everything is on the same reservation. If it's two separate reservations and you have checked bags that will be pretty difficult and I would go with the 5 hour connection.


  • 55 min layover
    Dec 8, 2016
    I have a 55 min layover with United Airlines flight from DFW to EWR, then a connecting flight with United Airlines to Glasgow, Scotland. Will I have time to get through security?Also, I am concerned, if United is good for being on time at that airport with my 55 min layover? I am traveling in April.


    Another question, do I have to go through customs at EWR after I land from Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) on United Airlines to connect to my United Airlines flight to Glasgow, Scotland and beable do it within my 55 min layover? This is the last flight out that evening and I am afraid of any delays.


    P.S. I will be bring a small carry on luggage for the overhead storage, so I will not have a regular checked bag, as United probably will not have time to transfer my bag to the next flight. My nightmare is that their flights seem to run late!


    You do not have to go through security or Customs in Newark. There is no US Customs when leaving the US and both of your flights will be in Terminal C so you just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time if the flight from DFW is on-time.


    Zap, ok, a few days after I bought the plane ticket, did I realize that 55 min layover was not a good choice to have picked that flight itinerary, even though the time for me to leave DFW makes it more convenient...thank you!.


  • Arriving at Terminal b and transfer to terminal a
    Dec 9, 2016
    Hi, im travelling MAD-EWR terminal B (united) transfer EWR terminal A-yvr (air Canada) One reservation. will i need to collect luggage? will i be able to use "inside security" shuttle...or do i need to allow for going thru security in Newark? Thanks


    You will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, take the AirTrain to Terminal A and go through security.


    How much time do I need to go through above?


  • Expressjet DBA United Express terminal connection for internation fght
    Dec 7, 2016
    Hi. I am flying with United from BWI with to Manchester, UK, using express jet DBA United Express to change at EWR. There is stopover of 1hr 24 mins. Is this enough time to connect flights & do you know which terminals I would need to change from and to please? How do I change terminals also please? Many thanks.


    You will arrive in Terminal A or C and depart from Terminal C. If you arrive in A, United runs a shuttle bus inside security to C. You should have enough time.


  • Short connection from Term C to B
    Dec 7, 2016
    Hello, I'm flying from San José Costa Rica to Munich via Newark with 95mn connection. Apparently I will arrive at TC with united and depart with lufthansa at TB. I booked my ticket on 1 reservation. United seems to say on website that I don't need to get back my checked in luggage. Is it true? Or do I need to go through immigration? Thanks for your help!


    You will go through US immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, take the AirTrain to Terminal B and go through security. This is a very difficult connection but not impossible.


    Also, there's a fairly good chance your flight from Costa Rica will actually arrive in B.


    Thanks for your answer. So it means that I need an ESTA as I am french citizen to go through immigration? If the 1st flight arrives in B it should give me more chance to succeed as it will be the same terminal.


    Yes, you will need ESTA. Yes, if the first flight arrives in B that will save you some time.


  • Is my connection time long enough?
    Dec 7, 2016
    I am flying into Newark from LAX and have a 1 hour 45 minute layover before leaving for Tel Aviv. Both flights are on United. I have a Global Entry pass which hopefully will help me through immigration. Is this enough connection time?


    There is no US Immigration or Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do in Newark on your way to Tel Aviv is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.


    Thank you. Will I need to take a shuttle or tram from Terminal A or C to International terminal B, or is it walkable?


    Both of your flights will be in Terminal C.


    Thank you, you've made my day!


  • Aer Lingus to United
    Dec 6, 2016
    Just wondering what the situation is when arriving into Terminal B from Dublin with Aer Lingus and getting to a connecting flight at Terminal C with United to San Francisco. We will go through Immigration before leaving Ireland but will we need to collect baggage and go through security again or can we just go straight to Terminal C? We have 90 minutes so we're just a little worried about time. Thanks for your help!


    No, you will not have to claim your bags in Newark if everything is on the same reservation. You can go directly to Terminal C.


    Thank you so much. Will we need to go through security?


    Yes, I believe you will, the concourse Aer Lingus uses does not have shuttle service from United, so you'll have to take the AirTrain to Terminal C and go through security.


  • Shuttle at Newark
    Dec 6, 2016
    Does the shuttle run to level 2 at Terminal B from TA or TC


    The inside-security United shuttle only goes to the B1 and B3 concourses in TB and the A2 concourse in TA. It connects you to the departures/domestic arrivals level. The AirTrain runs outside security between all three terminals and technically doesn't connect you directly to any level.


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