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My husband needs shuttle/wheelchair assist from air train to united gates.
if i arrive at 4:45 and sucessfully use the customs passport app is it likely i will be able to catch a 5:30 shuttle?
I am travelling Auckland to SFO then onto Calgary. When I go through Customs, do I pick up checked luggage to go through customs and then recheck it for connecting flights
Yes, you will 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.
Hello, I am flying from Boston to Vancouver with a 1 hour layover in SFO. I will be checking one bag in Boston, and both legs of this flight were made on the same reservation. I also noticed that I land in terminal 3 in SFO, and also depart from the same terminal to Vancouver. Will one hour be enough time to make my connection, and will it be enough time for my bags as well?
Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
We have 1h38min to get to our connecting flight. Do we have to clear security again even though both airlines use the same terminal and area G
No, you will not have to go through security again if your bags are checked through to Fiji.
Arriving gate71A departing gate 95. How long of a walk is it
Less than 15 minutes.
I'M FLYING INTO SFO ON UNITED TERMINAL 3#, THEN GOING TO TERMINAL #2 VIRGIN AMERICA AIRLINES, DO I HAVE TO GO OUTSIDE & GO THROUGH SECURITY AGAIN.
THANKS
Yes, you will have to go through security again in Terminal 2.
I'm flying from Saskatoon to Calgary and then to Tokyo, Japan with a 1:30h layover in San Francisco. Will I have enough time to make my connecting flight to Tokyo? Any feedback would be appreciated. Thank you.
Yes, if all flights are on the same reservation that is enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Calgary.
Thank you very much!
I land from Vancouver in San Francisco tomorrow at 21:49 via Air Canada and I leave for Sydney at 23:25 through Qantas, same reservation. I have never been to SFO - any tips on navigating my way through? I am worried I won't make it on the Sydney flight.
You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. In SFO you will likely arrive in the G concourse of the International Terminal and depart from the A concourse of the International Terminal, which means you will have to go through security to get to your departure gate.
We are looking at flying from.SFo to London in December and there is a 1 hr and 10min layover in Houston. We're nervous we might not make the flight from Houston to London. Does anyone know if we need to change terminals, or has done this flight with such a short connection before? The flight is United all the way through. Thanks!
You will likely have to change terminals in Houston but that's all you have to do. If both flights are on United you will arrive in Terminal C or E and depart from Terminal E.