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Hello! i will be traveling from México to San Francisco and then i wiil only have one hour to connect my flight to Los Angeles. Same airline but different plane. Do I have to pass through inmigration again? will i have enough time? thanks
I´m traveling with united airlines in both. thanks!
That is not enough time to go through US Immigration, Customs, and security.
Hi I am arriving at SFO from London Hrw on Virgin Atlantic at 5:50pm and have to get a Southwest flight from SFO to LAX departing at 7:25pm. I am a US resident and will be flying into SFO upperclass on Virgin Atlantic. Will this be enough time to get my luggage and go through security in time to catch the Southwest flight?
Sorry its a United flight departing at 7:30pm not Southwest!
So arrive Virgin Atlantic into SFO at 5:50pm and depart United at 7:30pm.
With checked bags that will be pretty difficult as you will have to transfer your bags yourself to United. It's not impossible if everything goes perfectly though.
Will be landing SFO @640am from AUH Etihad FLT. Do we have enough time to catch FLT to PDX Virigin air at 930am FLT
That should be plenty of time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Abu Dhabi.
Thanks for the help! Yes the pre clearance at AUH makes trip to US bearable. But wasn't sure If we have enough time to catch the connection FLT.
Hi there - I am arriving from Auckland via UA and then having to switch to Delta, I arrive at 630AM and depart on Delta at 8AM, given that I will need to recheck my bag and go thru security again, in your experience is this enough time?
I should have mentioned too - if it matters, I am medallion and premium access - so if they have the premium lines, i should be able to use those
It will be very difficult, but not impossible. You'll have to hope the flight from Auckland is on-time, hurry to immigration, hope the lines are short, and hurry to Terminal 1 to re-check your bag before the cutoff.
Thanks - maybe I will try to fit everything into a carry on .. lol, guess it's been a while since i have come international back thru SFO, too bad I can't just do a transfer like most other airports...
Not sure if it matters - but it will be a Saturday morning that I arrive - not a weekday.
That will likely help a little bit.
Hi, I will be travelling from Tokyo (NRT) through SFO to YYZ (Toronto, Canada). My plane lands at 10:10am and leaves for Toronto at 11:45. Will I go through customs and will I have to recheck my bags? Will there be enough time?
Almost forgot, NRT-SFO is United, SFO-YYZ is Air Canada. They are Star Alliance partners.
Yes, you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, go through security and to your departure gate. You barely have enough time if everything goes perfectly.
We are flying Toronto to San Francisco on Air Canada, landing at the international terminal, then connecting to a United flight to Seattle. We have 85 minutes between flights. Are we able to get off the first flight and walk to the gate for the second flight? We are travelling on one ticket but will have checked luggage. Will we need to claim our luggage and recheck it and get UA boarding passes?
You don't have to do anything with your bags in SFO You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.

On flight UA 340 which is delayed and doesn't arrive to SFO until 9:32pm (landing in T3). Flight UA 863 to SYD is at 10:35pm (leaving from International G). Is this enough time?

I am flying Swiss Air from Frankfurt to San Francisco arriving at 115pm. I then would like to take a flight on United to Austin at 325pm. Is that enough time to go through immigration/customs, pick up my bags, recheck them, go through security and get to my flight.
I do have status with United so will be able to go through short security line.
Your first flight will be on Lufthansa or United, not Swiss. That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
arriving 2p.m. in s.f. from panama city via copa, have seperate flight to maui via virgin airlines at 6p.m. enough time ?
Yes, that is enough time.
My flight from Kansai lands at SFO at 11:15 am and my next flight has moved up and now takes off for DEN at 12:55. I have global entry. Will I need to get my luggage or go through security at SFO? Will I make it?
Yes, in SFO you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then go through security. With Global Entry you should have enough time.