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Will I be able to make it if I arrive at 1950hrs to catch the connecting 2200hrs flight?
Is there enough time to clear immigration and then to re checkin the luggages?
If both tickets are on the same reservation that is enough time.
We have 40 mins. between arriving Alaskan flight from Medford, OR with connection to Alaskan flight to Billings, MT Will 40 minutes give us enough time to walk or run to our gate?
Yes, that should be enough time if the first flight is on-time.
I am travelling from Dubai to Seattle by Emirates and later by Alaskan Airlines from Seattle to Denver on one ticket. Where should recheck my baggage in South Satellite terminal after finishing my immigration and customs? How long it takes to reach South Satellite terminal to Concourse C -Alaskan airlines?
You will re-check your bags in at the re-check desk right after you clear customs. Then you will go through security and to C using the underground trains. Once you get through security it shouldn't take more than 15 minutes to get to your gate in C.
We are flying from Maui to Seattle via Delta Airlines, arriving Concourse B, and transferring to our Vancouver flight (via SkyWest aka Delta Connection) at South Satellite 55 mins later. This was all booked on the same ticket. Do we have to go through customs/security? Will our bags be checked through to Vancouver? How long will it take to get from Concourse B to South Satellite, and is 55 mins enough time?
There is no US Customs when exiting the US. It shouldn't take more than 10-15 minutes to get between gates. You have enough time. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. Also Vancouver flights rarely leave from S - usually A or B.
Two adults traveling from Iceland to SEA with checked luggage. How much time to clear customs then fly to SJC on Alasaka Air? Flights depart 2.15 hours or 4.15 hours after scheduled arrival.
With checked luggage you'll need to take the 4:15 connection since you will have to go to the main terminal to re-claim and re-check your bags with Alaska then go through security after clearing customs.
I have 1 hr and 40 min to make a connecting flight. I will be going from C to S and it will be 11pm-12 am. Is all of the transportation between terminals open at that time. Do I have to go through security again? I'll be managing 3 tired kids and concerned on how fast we'll be able to go.
Yes, all trains will still be running, otherwise there'd be no way to get to S! You do not have to go through security. Just walk to B and take the train to S if your bags are checked through or you have no checked bags.
Im flying from Vancouver, Canada to Seattle, then onto Atlanta. My connection time is for the flight Im looking at is 45 minutes. I have told be Delta that I will need to clear customs upon landing in Seattle. Do I need to pick up my bags as well ? Is this enough time to clear customs ? Do they have a Nexus or similar at SEA ?
The person who told you that is completely wrong. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. All you have to do in Seattle is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time if your first flight is on-time.
this info is incorrect - I flew to Seattle yesterday from Victoria Canada and then on to Portland. We stood in the security line for over an hour after clearing customs with our global entry cards. You must go through TSA security after clearing customs and immigration if you are on a connecting flight in the US. Most of my coworkers missed our connnecting flight as did many others in the lines. No TSA precheck line in customs/immigration to get back into the airport.
So you had to go through TSA security and customs after coming from Victoria ? Above it says pre-check is done in Canada so its still not clear. Whats up with the long wait with global entry ?
Vancouver has pre-clearance, Victoria does not. They are different places. The original poster was asking about Vancouver, not Victoria.
This is correct.
I am arriving at SEA on international flights and need to connect to SJC. I haven't booked my SEA SJC tickets, wanted to know how much layover is ideal for customs, connections . have 2 little kids.
If you're booking to separate tickets i would want at least 3 hours.
Hi, I have booked 2 separate tickets: From Denver to SeaTac, lay over 1hr 55min, then SeaTac to London. I was wondering if I'll be able to catch the international flight if I have to check-in my luggage. Thank you.
Flying Delta on 2 separate reservations (one is for vancouver, other is boise)

Anyway, I only need know, is 50 minutes connection just enough time for me with only backpack as carry-on? I will be in Delta from YVR to SEA, then to BOI. The return will be same but is 2 hrs 15 mins instead.

The other reservation is on 2 weeks which includes Boise for 3 days too.
Yes, that is enough time. Check in for both flights online before you leave. Since you have no checked bags all you have to do in Seattle both ways is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
Sorry, i will have luggage checked for vancouver side (2 weeks). Only boise side I take my backpack as carryon. 2 different bookings under Delta.