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We will be flying into the FRA airport from Dublin, Ireland. We have 1 hour 49 minute to catch our flight to SFO. We will not be checking our bags unless that will help save time.
Should we check our bags and is 1 hour 40 minute enough time to get through security and on our flight to SFO?
All flights are through Lufthansa.
Checking your bags doesn't matter - you don't have to do anything with them in Frankfurt. All you have to do in Frankfurt is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
In general are Saturday evenings heavily traveled, thus making the security lines longer and take more time? A friend is flying SFO to Denver this Sat PM - how much time before departure should she get to SFO?
No, Saturday evenings are the least traveled time of the week and SFO generally has short lines anyway. Arriving 90 minutes before her flight should be enough time.
i am lfying from Vancouver to phoenix with a 1 hour layover in SFO. Where do I have customs and will i have enought time between flights
You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. If both tickets are on the same reservation then all you have to do in SFO is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
How much should I allow upon arriving at SFO on an international flight to catch a domestic flight on another airline ???
Am getting spooked by all the TSA long wait time news. Want to fly out of SFO on Southwest (Terminal 1) on Sun at 7:05 PM. Cannot arrive at airport before 6PM. Can't find any reliable estimate of Security line wait times on a busy evening like Sun. Is 1 hour doable lately?i .
Does Delta have curbside check-in?
I'm travelling from Chicago to SFO on United airlines. Flight arrives at 3:56 p.m. but I need to catch my next flight to Lihue Kauai at 5:05 p.m. Is this enough time? Also, do I collect my luggage in SFO for another security check?
All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
I will be flying back from Phoenix - SFO- SIN by UA business class. I will arrive into SFO at 925pm at T3 and next flight to sin is at 1055pm at T1. Is 1.5hr transit time sufficient? Do I need to clear security or immigration at SFO ? I am on UA flight all the way to sin. Thank you !
Your flight to Singapore does not leave from T1, it leaves from the International Terminal. There is no US Immigration when departing the US. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
If I am flying standby and going to EWR on Saturday. I can go either at 7:25 am or at 3:00 pm OR Sunday 7:25 am on United. Do you think the lines at Security are longer in the afternoons than in early morning on weekends generally?
the Saturday 3 PM flight will be by far the easiest.
I will fly back from Seoul by Asiana flight to SFO and connect Air Canada flight to Toronto. I know I have to clear the security from the US custom, but do I have to claim my baggage in SFO?
Yes, you will have to claim your bags to go through US customs, then re-check them at the re-check desk.