Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

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Arriving Phoenix from Grand Junction at 9:21am on AA 3075 with 34 minutes until next flight at 9:55am on AA 669 to Philadelphia. Will I be able to make connection, assuming no delays?
That's pretty risky, but it's not impossible. Hope your first flight is on-time and run. Luckily it's in the morning so you'll have other opportunities to get to Philadelphia that day if you miss your connection.
My flight AA517 as per scheduled shall arrived at 07.43 & I connect with AA1709 as per scheduled depart at 08.18. I have elderly in my group. They can walk but not run. Enough time? Can I run 1st to the gate & advise them that the other travelers are coming
You can't make them wait for you. The connection is possible. If the elderly people in your party have mobility issues you can request wheelchair service by calling American. 35 minutes should be enough time if the first flight is on-time.
I have a flight from TPA arriving at 9:20 to a connecting flight at 9:55 to SMF. Will this be enough time?
I will arrive by AA at PHX 3/6/17 at 3:36PM & connect with AA leaving at 4:10 for Dallas. Will I have enough time to connect?
Where are you flying into Phoenix from? If it's domestic that should be just enough time.
Returning from PVR at 4:08 pm terminal 4 B gate, have checked bag, will I be able to get through customs and to terminal 4 A gate within 2 hrs?
Yes, that should be enough time if everything goes smoothly.
WE ARRIVE DELTA AT 8:17 AM/FLY AMERICAN AT 9:57 AM
ARE WE NEEDING TO GO THRU SECURITY AGAIN AFTER WE LAND TO SWITCH TERMINALS? ENOUGH TIME WITH CARRY ON BAGS ONLY?
Yes, you will have to go through security again in Terminal 4. That's just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Looking at my booking on A/C (it is the outbound half of this booking) for my flight from MIA to YVR cautions that "will need to claim any checked baggage and clear customs and immigration."

When I viewed this booking through the flight locator at AA it as no such warning.

I'm very concerned that I would not have enough time to pick up luggage and clear customs if what A/C is true.

Very confused why I would be clearing customs here. Is there really Canadian customs at the Phoenix Airport? Or is this just boilerplate because of flights coming from say Mexico through Phoenix??

May I have your experienced advice please

Flight details are:
AA2581
Operated by American Airlines

Monday 10 Apr, 2017 14:00 Miami arrive PHX at 4:07 PM

Depart PHX (on the same flight number 2581) at 5:15 pm

Arriving 20:22 Vancouver

1 stop in Phoenix (PHX)
9hr22
AA2581: This flight includes a stop in Phoenix (PHX), where passengers will need to claim any checked baggage and clear customs and immigration.
No, there is no Canadian Immigration and Customs in Phoenix. You will go through Canadian Immigration and Customs when you get to Vancouver. You do have to leave the aircraft in Phoenix but that's it.
Flying into PHX from Cabo, with connection to Portland, on American, on a Tuesday . . . no terminal change. Have option of a 1.5 hr., or 4.5 hr. :-( layover. Will 1.5 hrs. be enough to make it through immigration, customs, and security? Has PHX gone the speedy immigration route using self-check terminals as they have in Denver? Many thanks.
1.5 hrs is enough time if everything goes smoothly.
I am flying from las vegas to phx and phx to palm springs on american airlines i arrive in phx at 12.30 and the connecting flight leaves at 1:00 a half hour later will i be able to make theconnecting flight?t
It's possible but it leaves no time to spare if the flight from Las Vegas is delayed.
I will be arriving at the Phoenix airport from Cabo San Lucas Mexico we have a one hour layover, we will arrive on American airlines flight term 4, our connecting plane is AA to Omaha also in terminal 4. will one hour be enough time to make it through customs and board new plane? We have no bags to claim because we will be carrying them on with us.
With no checked bags this isn't completely impossible, but it's still VERY very difficult.
Generally how long does it take to get through customs?
It depends on the time of day, the day of week, and the time of year. You have to go through US Immigration, Customs, and Security.