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  • 43 minute connection - HNL to YYZ
    Nov 4, 2015
    Hello, I was wondering if a 43 minute connection is sufficient for a flight from HNL and connecting to YYZ? We are seated at the front of the plane and both tickets were purchased via United Airlines. Thank you!


    It's enough time if your Air Canada flight departs from the G concourse of the international terminal (United doesn't fly SFO-YYZ). However, if it departs from the A concourse (Air Canada uses both concourses) it might be a bit difficult as you will have to go through security in SFO to get to your departure gate.


  • Kamloops - Vancouver - SFO - Auckland
    Nov 3, 2015
    I am flying Air CanadaRouge from Kamloops to SFO (via Vancouver) with a connecting flight on Air New Zealand to Auckland. From previous travels from Kamloops to LAX I know the baggage was checked through and we did customs in Vancouver. I assume we will do customs in Vancouver again. 1. Will I have to pick up baggage in SFO it is Checked through to Auckland? 2. From reading on here Air Canada Rouge should arrive at A gates in the International Terminal. Do I have to go through security and passport contr0l again to get to the Air New Zealand flight thanks in advance


    Your bags will be checked through and you will go through US Immigration and customs in Vancouver. Your flight could arrive in either the G or the A concourse of the International Terminal. It actually appears that most flights from Vancouver arrive in G. If you do arrive in G you won't have to go through security to reach your Air New Zealand gate.


  • Enought time for connection?
    Nov 3, 2015
    I am arriving at SFO from YYZ via United / Air Canada. I am connecting to HNL on United. Is 60 minutes enough time with children? Do I have to exit and re-enter security checkpoint?


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. Your Air Canada flight may arrive in concourse G or A of the International Terminal. if you arrive in A you will have to go through security again to get to your United gate. if you arrive in G then you will not. You should have enough time.


  • boarding passes
    Nov 3, 2015
    Flying from Phoenix via SFO to overseas. When I print my boarding passes online prior to departing Phoenix, will I be able to print my boarding pass for my SFO departure also? I have to exit security at SFO (arriving terminal 2) so I want to make sure how to get the boarding pass before going through security again. Any idea how long the security process is at SFO around 11pm? Thanks


  • Connection time enough?
    Nov 3, 2015
    Hi. I arrive into Terminal 3 at 10:22AM (United 1483) and need to connect with United 0871 departing the International Terminal at 12:05PM. Is the time sufficient? Thanks


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. All United gates are connected inside security.


  • Security check?
    Nov 3, 2015
    i'm arriving on American Airlines domestic flight,departing International on Cathay Pacific. Do I have to check and re enter security, or do I stay inside the security area when I walk between gates?


    You will have to take the ATS Train from Terminal 3 to Terminal 5 and go through security.


    Thank you! But I'm arriving Terminal 2, how long to walk to the International Terminal? Do I have to exit and re-enter through security?


    Sorry, for some reason I read your connection as being at Chicago. Yes, you will have to go through security again. You can take the plane train from Terminal 2 to the International Terminal.


    Thank you so much... Have a great day!


  • layovers
    Nov 3, 2015
    Hi, i am looking to book a flight with layovers, it is my first time travelling completely alone... my flight returning home from SFO airport stops in Chicago and its a 60 minute layover to change planes to get to YUL Montreal airpot... i was wondering is that enough time?


    Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • Enough time?
    Nov 2, 2015
    I'll fly a domestic UA flight to an international UA flight to Asia. The connection time is only 48 minutes. Is that enough time? Thanks.


    That should be just about enough time if the first flight is on-time. All United gates are connected inside security.


  • Flight Connection Time Enough
    Nov 2, 2015
    I arrive from TPE at 8:05AM and connect to EWR at 10:00AM. Is the time sufficient to clear customs/immigration and make the connection? I only have carry-on luggage.


    Yes, that should be plenty of time as long as both tickets are on the same reservation and/or you are already checked in for your flight to Newark.


  • food
    Nov 2, 2015
    Terminal 1 has one of the best cuisine


  • 1hr 8 min layover
    Nov 1, 2015
    Hello I am arriving at SFO on United from Honolulu and must transfer to Lufthansa to Vienna in onlyc1 hr and 8 min. Can I make the connectio? Thanks for the info


    All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate in Terminal 3 or the G concourse of the International terminal to the G concourse of the international Terminal. T3 and G are connected inside security by a walkway. You have enough time.


  • International to domestic connection
    Oct 31, 2015
    Hi. I arrive on air New Zealand at 11.05 am and my United flight to Las Vegas has been changed to 12.30pm departure. Will I make the connection as my luggage won't be checked through


    That's 5 minutes shorter than the minimum recommended connection time. Contact your travel agent or the airline that ticketed your reservation to be rebooked on a later flight to Las Vegas or through another hub.


  • Enough Connection Time?
    Oct 29, 2015
    arriving SFO on a Sun night at 9:09 pm from Cancun. Will have to go through Customs and connect with United Flight to Arcata. Only have 1 hr 26 minutes. Will I make it?


    Arriving that late in the evening it should be possible, barely.


  • Enough Connection Time
    Oct 28, 2015
    I will be flying Delta Airlines into SFO on a domestic flight. I then need to catch a United/Lufthansa flight to Germany. My Delta flight is scheduled to land at 12:35 and my United flight to Germany is scheduled to leave at 3:05. Is this enough time for me to collect my checked bags from Delta and catch my International flight? What do I have to do and where do I have to go after landing in SFO?


    Once you claim your bags from Delta, you will take the AIrTrain or walk to Terminal 3 if your flight is operated by United or the International Terminal if it is operated by Lufhtansa, then check your bags, get your boarding pass, and go through security and to your departure gate, which will be in the G concourse of the International Terminal. You should have enough time.


    Oct 28, 2015
    a flight from Vancouver(Canada) with UNITED 498 9:43PM. and depart to cancun UNITED 1145 10:44pm only left 1hour 1minutes.is this gonna be enough time? is this same terminal and how far from the each gate? i m international student so i m quite worried to connection time.


    I m not canadian and usa , i m holding student visa in Canada. so do i need to immigration step when i just get to connection flight...T.T


    You will go through US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. All you have to do in SFO is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. All United gates at SFO are connected inside security. You should have plenty of time.


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