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  • traveler
    Dec 25, 2014
    I have a flight from STL to Philly to Miami. I arrive @ terminal A and fly out of Terminal C with only a 45 min layover. Will I make my connect to Miami?


  • Pittsburgh to Toronto via Philadelphia
    Dec 25, 2014
    Hi, I have a fligh from pittsburgh international to Toronto with a transfer in Philadelphia. I arrive at terminal b and have 45minute before my transfer flight at terminal f. Is this cutting it too close? And is there any extra security checks between these terminals?


    You should have enough time. Terminal f is connected to the other terminals by a shuttle bus inside security.


  • Flying from Ohare, connecting in Philadelphia, to Frankfurt
    Dec 25, 2014
    I'm flying to Philadelphia from Ohare, arriving at Terminal D. I have 1 hour and 5 minutes until my flight from Terminal A to Frankfurt. Is this enough time?


    Yes that should be enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • plane change
    Dec 21, 2014
    Hello, I'm arriving in PHL from BWI at 5:05 pm on Dec 21st on Piedmont/US airways express. My plane change departs at 6:35 pm British Air to Heathrow airport. How far are the terminals and do I have enough time?


    You will arrive in Terminal F. It is connected to Terminal A, where you will depart by a shuttle bus inside security. You have plenty of time.


    thank you


  • 1 Hr 15 Mins to connect Terminal F(Intl. Terminal)?
    Dec 18, 2014
    I'm travelling from Cleveland OH to Doha,Quatar via Phily . Connection is as below CLE to PHL (US airways) PHL to DOH (Quatar Arways) Connection time at Phil is 1 Hr 15 Mins . Please let me know if this is enough time. Do I need to transfer/re do security check in at Terminal F?


    Terminal F is not the international terminal. International flights arrive in Terminal A. You may arrive in Terminal F, but it is connected to the other terminals by a shuttle bus that runs inside security. You have enough time.


  • flight connection times
    Dec 17, 2014
    I'm flying in from Manchester, in the UK, into Philly airport. Will a 2hrs connection time, be enough for me, to catch my onward flight to Nashville?


    Yes, that should be plenty of time.


  • 35 Minutes to Catch Flight
    Dec 15, 2014
    My sister is catching an early morning flight from Boston, connecting in Philadelphia to Punta Cana. Does she have to go through security to check her bags? Will 35 minutes be enough time to do this?


    No, she doesn't have to go through security or anything with her bags on her way to Punta Cana. All she does is have to walk from her arrival gate to her departure gate. She has enough time if her first flight is on-time, but there's very little to spare in case of delays.


  • Luggage connection
    Dec 14, 2014
    Hello, I'm travelling from Quebec city to Colombia. I have one stop in PHL and another one in Miami. Do I need to pick up my luggage at some point? I don't think we have US customs in YQB airport.. will I need to take my luggage in PHL? thank you


    And then when I will arrive in MIAMI, do I need to take my luggage again since i'm going to Colombia or the luggage will go by themself to Colombia from miami?


    Yes, in Philadelphia you will collect your baggage to go through US Customs then re-check it at the transfer desk. You will not have to do anything with it in Miami.


  • Luggage pick up
    Dec 12, 2014
    My daughter will be flying into the PHA on Tues from MOntreal. She will have checked bags do they go straight through to her final destination which is the Pittsburgh airport.?


    Yes, she will go through US Immigration and Customs in Montreal and won't have to do anything with her bags again until she gets to Pittsburgh.


  • Is 44 minutes enough time to change planes?
    Dec 10, 2014
    I'll be traveling from Nashville to Islip, connecting 44m in Philly.


    Yes, that should be enough time although your flight to Islip will leave from Terminal F. If your flight from Nashville does not arrive in Terminal F, you will have to take a shuttle bus to Terminal F, and in that case you will have very little time to spare.


  • Dublin
    Dec 9, 2014
    I am flying US Airways LGA to PHL, and then American Airways PHL to Dublin, with a 1hr 5 min connection time, on 23rd of Dec. Is this enough time, and how likely are delays?


    Yes, that is enough time if your first flight is on-time. Delays on flights coming out of LGA are pretty common, but the airlines do put in a lot of cushion to account for that.


  • 40 min,is that enough to change a flight
    Dec 8, 2014
    iam traveling from Chicago to Allentown,i have to change the flight in PHL,but i only have 40 min to change the flight,is that enough?


    Yes, that should be enough time but doesn't leave much to spare as you will have to take a bus from your arrival terminal to Terminal F where your Allentown flight will depart.


  • Connection on Philadelphia airport
    Dec 4, 2014
    Hi, I am traveling from Cincinnati OH to Doha,Qatar and i have one stop on Philadelphia airport i will arrive in gate F and i have to go to Gate A which is flight to different country and i have 1 hour 32 minutes do you think it's enough? do we have to go through security check?


    All you have to do is take the shuttle bus from Terminal F to Terminal A. You do not have to go through security. You have plenty of time.


  • PHL Connection Flight Time
    Dec 4, 2014
    I've just reserved a ticket from Cairo to Indianapolis on Qatar Airways, it goes through Doha then PHL. The connection flight time in PHL airport is only 1 and 19 minutes. Is this enough time to claim my baggage and finish all the security/customs check?


    That is 11 minutes shorter than the minimum time for that connection. You probably still have a good chance of making it, so I would try it.


    thank you , I would take the risk and try it :)


  • Connecting flights
    Dec 1, 2014
    Hi, I am travelling from Toronto to Kathmandu via Philadelphia and Doha but transit time in Philadelphia is 2hours and 1 hour 20 min in Doha. Is this time enough to catch the airlines?


    Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do in Philadelphia is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Same in Doha.


    Thank you very much


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