San Francisco (SFO) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

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Is 46 minutes enough time to get from United Domestic to United International?
Yes, all you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
Arriving SF from Sydney on UA terminal 1, departing SF UA terminal 3. I have 2 hrs between flights will this be enough time to go through customs, immigrations etc? Also would walking or catching the shuttle be quicker?
You do not arrive in Terminal 1. You arrive in the International Terminal. You have enough time. it is fastest to walk.
My 95-year-old parents are arriving SFO on United (guessing Terminal 3, Course E, Gate 60s-ish) and have a 52 minute layover before their Hawaiian Airlines flight (guessing from the International Terminal, Boarding Area A, Gates 1-12). They will probably be the last off their plane. They walk v-e-r-y slowly. I advised that they take the AirTrain, Red Line. 1) Sound correct? 2) Can they do it in 15 minutes, so there's time for a potty break? 3) Do they need to go through security again? Thank you! I appreciate any help or advice!!
Yes, they have to go through security again. They probably don't have enough time. You or they really shouldn't have booked this tight of a connection.
My 95-year-old parents are arriving SFO on United (guessing Terminal 3, Course E, Gate 60s-ish) and have a 52 minute layover before their Hawaiian Airlines flight (guessing from the International Terminal, Boarding Area A, Gates 1-12). They will probably be the last off their plane. They walk v-e-r-y slowly. I advised that they take the AirTrain, Red Line. 1) Sound correct? 2) Can they do it in 15 minutes, so there's time for a potty break? 3) Do they need to go through security again? Thank you! I appreciate any help or advice!!
Greetings - I'm arriving from Auckland at 1pm on a Monday - I want to fly to San Diego - how much time should I allow to clear customs and retrieve baggage?
If it's two separate reservations you'll want at least 3 hours. If it's all going to be on the same reservation, at least 2 hours.
Flying domestic from DTW to SFO then onward SFO to Sydney on same booking & airline. Is 1 hr 50 mins enough time to make the connection in SFO?
Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
Bonjour, j'arrive à san francisco à 12H30 par air france de paris et je repars par jetblue airways à 17H10 vers las vegas avec deux billets quels sont les terminaux et les portes ? le temps est-il suffisant ? je vais à pied ? ombien de temps ? merci beaucoup pour votre réponse
We are a family of three flying from Malaysia to SFO arriving on July 13th at 1620hours. We want to book a connecting flight to Las Vegas that same day, but we are unsure as to how much time to allocate to safely catch the flight to Las Vegas. Will 4hours be enough time?
Yes, 4 hours should be sufficient.
I have a layover in sfo for 51 min. My flight is booked all through United. Do I need to pass through customs in SFO or do I just have to walk to my departure gate? Assuming that I pass through customs at LAX. Do I have enough time as well?
You always have to go through custom at the first airport in the US.51min sound be enough if your 1.flight isn't late and if it's not crazy busy
Hi there , Im planning a trip from Australia to Banff via sfo and YYC.
Flight is Qantas from SYD arriving at 12:30pm. I'm hoping to make a direct SFO->YYC flight at 14:10. It will be on the 17 December .. Do you think I will make it ? There is a later flight at 15:08 but that has a 5 hr stopover.. Any thoughts or suggestions would be very much appreciated thank you !!! :)
On two separate reservations I don't think that first connection is possible. Even if it's the same reservation it would be very difficult.
Great thank you!