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  • Enough time?
    May 31, 2016
    Hi, im looking at booking a flight to Minneapolis via New York with United ( though booked through a 3rd party company). The flight from Manchester lands in terminal b and i would have 1hr 30 to connect to the flight to MSP from termical C. Is this enough time? maybe not united would get me on the next plane?


    That's not realistically enough time, although it's not completely impossible especially if you don't check bags. Yes, if you did miss your connection you would be rebooked on the next available flight to MSP, possibly connecting in Chicago.


  • Changeover time
    May 31, 2016
    I'm flying Belfast to Newark with United (july) arriving 1.35pm, then NEwark to MCO also United at 3.10pm, I also need to clear customs, will this be enough time?


    That would be barely enough time if everything went perfectly.


  • Connecting flight from B to C
    May 31, 2016
    Hi, I have a connecting flight from EWR to MCO. I will Come from Germany. So I have to go to the security before I Move from Terminal b to c? And do I have to check in my luggage again. Because I only have 75 minutes. I will fly with United Airlines. Thanks


    You will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then change terminals and go through security. 75 minutes is not enough time 90 minutes is the minimum with 2 hours recommended.


  • Connection flight
    May 25, 2016
    I'm flying from Boston to EWR and lands at 935pm. My next flight is at 1020pm from EWR to Indianpolis. Will 45 mins be enough time? Tips?


    Yes, that should be just enough time. If you have to change terminals from A to C or vise-versa there is a shuttle inside security.


  • Is checked luggage bag drop before or after security
    May 19, 2016
    When we go through immigration and pick up bags, does that checked luggage also go through security with your hand luggage as well? is re-check bags after this process or before?


    You re-check your checked bags before you go through security.


  • Baggage
    May 19, 2016
    Nashville to EWR via united. from there I have 1.5 hours to get icelandair for a jump to Iceland. do I have to go back through security for my checked baggage? is this enough time at EWR?


    Yes, you will have to exit the secure area, claim your bags, change terminals on the airtrain, re-check your bags with Icelandair, and go through security. This connection is pretty much impossible.


    Thank you


  • Flight change over at terminal C
    May 19, 2016
    Hi ,I am going to Atlanta from India Via Newark through United airlines .I have to change flight in newark at terminal C only .So what is the toatl procedure and how much total time it will take as i have 2.30 hrs for all the stuff.


    All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.


    So procedure is reach Newark terminal C ,go for immigration ,baggage claim then go from arrival to departure then custom clearance then again Bag check in ,security check and board flight .is that right .?how far is arrival and departure in Newark Terminal C


    if have connection flight from same carrier like United Airlines ,do i still have to recheck in my baggage from departure or there would be some flight connection baggage transfer near to arrival belt only


    Yes, you will still have to claim your bags, go through Customs, and re-check. Re-check will be right after customs.


  • international to domestic
    May 22, 2016
    I am flying to EWR from BCN, and then continuing to DCA from EWR. I am planning on purchasing wine in Barcelona´s duty-free shop but will i have to go through security again when I land at EWR and change to a domestic flight? So I can´t take the wine with me? I am not checking bags.


    Correct, then you can't purchase wine in Barcelona's duty free shop if you are not checking a bag.


    You can purchase wine in Barcelona duty free and bring it in your carry on. But it must be put in a tamper evident bag which they should know about at the duty free store.


  • help me
    Apr 15, 2016
    going to book a flight from belfast - newark - chicago its all same airline (austrian sirlnes) and they have gave us 1hr 44m in newark terminal c to get to b and do all checking in etc that we need too - is this possible. what will we have to do etc?


    None of the flights will be on Austrian. They will all be operated by United. You will arrive in Terminal B or C, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then if you arrived in B, take the AirTrain to Terminal C, go through security and to your departure gate. You have just enough time if everything goes perfectly. If you miss your connection United has hourly flights from Newark to Chicago.


  • Connecting flight and baggage claim
    Apr 13, 2016
    Hi, I'm flying from RIC(Richmond) to BOM(India) through EWR(Newark) with 3 checked-in bags and 2 kids. United Airlines. Depart (RIC) 2:17 pm ==> Arrive (EWR) 3:47 pm United Airlines. Depart (EWR) 8:25 pm ==> Arrive (BOM) 8:50 pm I have 4+ hours of layover in EWR is that enough to change terminal ? Do I need to go through the security clearance again in EWR? And on the way back to USA with the same United Airlines with 3 checked-in bags and 2 kids: United Airlines. Depart (BOM) 11:20 pm ==> Arrive (EWR) 5:20 am United Airlines. Depart (EWR) 8:32 am ==> Arrive (RIC) 10:04 am I have 3+ hours of layover in EWR, is that enough time to clear customs, change terminal to catch the connecting flight? Do I need to claim the baggage and check-in again in EWR? Please help me and thanks in advance for your time. DJ.


    On your way to Mumbai you just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You will likely arrive in Terminal A and depart from Terminal 3. United operates a shuttle bus inside security from A to C. On your way back you will arrive in C, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then take the AirTrain to Terminal A and go through security and to your departure gate. You have enough time.


    Thank you very much.


  • United first
    Apr 8, 2016
    Quick question. Travelling on First on UA15. I hsve no status with United. Since I'm be flying in first, i thonk can use Premier assess checkin? If so what are the benefits and where i should go when I arrive at EWR?


    Yes, you can use Premier Access check in if you are flying first class. Look for the big Premier Access signs in the lobby It is located on Level 3 of Terminal C.


  • a baggage claim in ewr
    Apr 8, 2016
    I m flying from Dominican republic UA - Newark - Munich With lufthansa. Do i have to claim baggage in Newark? Is two hours enough time in Newark?


    Yes, you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, possibly change terminals, and go through security. You have just enough time.


  • Checkin baggage (Omaha-Newark-Mumbai)
    Mar 27, 2016
    Hi, I will traveling by United Airlines on 27Apr'16 from Omaha to Newark by Domestic flight and then from Newark to Mumbai by International flight. Would I need to check out bag at Newark airport and re check in before international travel from Newark to Mumbai. or it will get transferred automatically as the airline is the same..


    You will not have to claim your bags in Newark on your way to Mumbai.


    Mar 21, 2016
    Hi! I'm flying with United from Detroit to Newark and from there Düsseldorf. United changed though the flight time and so that the plane arrives at 20:29 at Newark and the plane from Newark to Düsseldorf leaves at 20:50. Is it possible to make it?


    No, that's not possible, call United and reject the schedule change and ask for an earlier flight to Newark. Or a rebooking onto the Lufthansa nonstop from Detroit to Frankfurt and then connecting to a Lufthansa flight to Dusseldorf.


    I will then contact with United and see what can be done. Thank you!


  • Edinburg to Newark to SFO
    Mar 19, 2016
    Hi, traveling on a Friday, arrive terminal B at 12:00 noon and depart from terminal C at 1:30. US citizen. Is that a realistic connect time?


    I think it's unlikely to be enough time if you have checked bags. However, there are frequent flights from EWR to SFO that you can be rebooked on if you miss your connection.


    Yes...1 checked bag. My connect time in SFO - KOA is less than 1 hour. So no time for delays. Thank you for confirming what I was thinking.


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