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Hi,

I'm on a Qantas flight arriving San Francisco from Sydney at 09:30am.
I want to book a connecting Virgin America flight to Las Vegas which departs at 12:42pm
I'm aware I'll need to collect then re-check baggage and travel between terminals.
Can anyone tell me if I'll have enough time to get between my flights?
Many thanks in advance,
Rachel
Yes, that should be enough time.
Great - thanks for the response and assurance :)
I arrive at SFO on SAS from Denmark at 2:45 pm, and would like Utd flight to SMF that departs at 4:04. Is this connection going to work, or do I need more time?
I recommend at least 2 hours if the flights are on the same reservation and 3 hours if it's two separate reservations.
Separate reservation -- so my second question is if I reserve a Lyfft ride to Sacramento, rather than air, when is a safe time to request to be picked-up?
I wouldn't reserve it before 3:45
thank you for this very practical info!
One reservation: FRA-SFO by LH International terminal and SFO-LAS by UA T3. 2h layover is enough to go from T1 to T3, through security and check in again luggage?
Yes, that should be enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Hi,

I am arriving SFO (From SEA) in Alaska Air (Terminal 2) at 11.43pm and my flight out from Cathay Pacific to HKG at the international airport at 1.25AM. Thats about 1 hr 40 minutes connection.

My bags will be checked in all the way from Seattle to Hong Kong.

Will there be enough time for transit ?

Thanks
Yes, that should be enough time. You just have to go to the International Terminal on the AirTrain and go through security.
Hi! I have two tickets. SEA-SFO (Delta, arrives at 1:35p) and SFO-FRA (Lufthansa, departure 3:25p). Is it enough time for check-in with luggage? Thanks!
It's possible but it leaves absolutely no time to spare to make the Lufthansa bag check cutoff since you will have to transfer your bags between airlines yourself.
Thanks! Then I'll change my tickets
Hi,
I will arrive from San Diego to SF, terminal 3. I will have 54 minutes layover to connect to my other flight to Toronto, Canada which is in the international terminal. Do I have enough time?
Thx
Yes, that should be enough time if the flight to Toronto is on Air Canada and everything is on the same reservation.
Does anyone know if Aer Lingus delivers arriving passengers into the International Terminal G gates straight into the secure airside terminal area so they can connect straight to United's flights in Terminal 3? The Aer Lingus flight arrives as a domestic flight because of pre-clearance in Dublin. Thanks.
Yes, they do.
I am flying on Southwest out of T1 but would like to use the Centurion lounge in T3. Is there a walkway after I check in at T1 that will get me over to T3?
There is no connection from T1 to any other terminal inside security.
We arrive in San Francisco at 9:36 pm Terminal 1 from SNA and then our connecting flight leaves at 10:45 pm from Terminal 3. We are from Canada. Will we make it?
That's just enough time if you are already checked in for your second flight and you don't have checked bags.
International flight - checked baggage arriving from
Tai Pei at 8:35 pm - departing for Toronto Canada at 10:40PM
If both flights are on the same reservation that is just enough time. If it's two separate reservations that's not enough time.