San Francisco (SFO) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

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Hi. I am flying from EWR on United arriving @ 9:40AM. I have a connecting flight to Haneda departing @ 11:00AM. Do I have sufficient time to make the connecting flight ? Thanks.
Yes, all you have to do in SFO is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
Is the international departures terminal a separate bldg or is it connected to the domestic terminal bldg?
Concourse G of the International Terminal is connected to Terminal 3 where United domestic flights arrive by a walkway inside security.
I have a united flight from Vancouver to SFO with a 41 minute lay over time before going to hawaii. Will I have enough time?
Yes, that is enough time as you will pre-clear US immigration and Customs in Vancouver all you have to do in San Francisco is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
I am planning to go from Vancouver, BC to Seattle via Amtrak before catching my flight to SFO and connecting to OGG. The connecting flight between SFO and OGG is 71 minutes apart. Is this practical? And would I have to still go through immigration, customs, check in, and security again when all my flights are domestic?
There is no Immigration or customs on Domestic flights. You will go through security in Seattle but if both flights are on the same airline you won't have to in San Francisco. You will be checked in for both flights in Seattle if both flights are on the same reservation.
Hi, arriving on an International flight at 1255, then transferring to a domestic flight at 1430. Do we have enough time to get from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2?
Thanks.
You will arrive in the International Terminal, not Terminal 1. What airline are you flying out on? Are both flights on the same reservation? That's a really difficult connection regardless.
I am arriving at SFO International airport at 0915hrs.
After going through the procedure of picking up luggage, going through customs and immigration, do I have even time to reach Terminal 3 at 1047hrs, for a domestic flight to Minneapolis International airport?
That's barely enough time if both flights are on the same reservation and everything goes smoothly.
I am arriving at 10:10p inTerminal 1 and need to get to a 12:30 am flight in Terminal 3. I have TSA Precheck. (Both are Domestic) What are the thoughts on my timing?
Yes, that should be possible with precheck.
Need directions, map to get from United to Air Canada terminal
There is a walkway inside security from Terminal 3 where United domestic flights are to the International Terminal where Air Canada is.
We are arriving on South China Airlines (from Phuket) at 11am and have to catch a Southwest flight at 145pm. We are traveling with 2 children (8 and 10). Is that enough time? Thank you!
That's barely enough time if everything goes perfectly. Also, there's no such airline as South China Airlines.
Thanks. China Southern Air.
I have a flight from LAX to SFO, then from SFO to Heathrow. All on United. UA changed my flight today. Wondering if there is enough time for me to transfer, as it's only 51 minutes.
Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do in SFO is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. There is a walkway inside security from T3 where you arrive to concourse G of the International Terminal where you depart.
Hi, im travelling from Singapore to Chicago and connecting flight at SFO with Virgin Air which is a code share flight with SIA. Do i need to claim my luggage and re-check in at the immigration if im travelling on business class?
Yes, everyone needs to claim their baggage to go through US Customs when entering the US.