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  • BOI-DEN via SEA. 56 min between flights
    Dec 16, 2016
    Flying Alaska Flt 2337 to SEA arrive 6:44pm. Depart Alaska Flt 678 at 7:40pm to DEN. Wednesday 12/28. 56 min to switch flights. Is that enough time? Slow walker carrying CPAP bag.


    Yes, that is enough time.


  • Is 2 hours transit time long enough
    Feb 16, 2017
    I'm flying into Seattle with BA from Heathrow on Sunday Jauary 22nd. ETA 16.15. Connecting flight to Kona (Alaska Airlines) is 18.20. Flights are on the same itinerary. I'll have to go through immigration and customs then recheck my bag. Will I make it in time?


    Yes, that should be enough time.


    Thanks for the reassurance. I'm flying economy so unlikely to get off the plane quickly. I prefer a window seat but may select an aisle one to save a few minutes.


    Update, All went well. Some pax with very short MCT were met by ground staff to expedite transfer. I made it with one hour to spare. Thanks for your help!


  • Arrivei n Seattle - then departing to Vancouver
    Dec 16, 2016
    I arrive into Seattle on Saturday 21st Jan at 10.35am, flying with BA from London. I want to get a separate flight to Vancouver at 11.50am, giving 1hr 15 for connection. So they won't be connecting flights, and I will have checked luggage. Is this long enough or am I cutting it fine? Thanks


    No, that's pretty much impossible. You need at least 2.5 hours if you're making this connection on two separate reservations with checked bags.


  • Denver-Seattle-Narita Tokyo (United and ANA)
    Dec 16, 2016
    I fly with United from Denver to Seattle and from Seattle to Tokyo with ANA. Could someone please tell me which terminal I will arrive and depart at SEA? Also, what type of transportation I need to take and how long would it take to go from my arrival terminal to the departure terminal (I have a 2h22 connection)? One last question, do i need to recheck in with ANA to get my boarding pass and seat? Thanks!!


    Seattle only has one terminal. You will arrive in concourse A and depart from concourse S. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate if both flights are on the same reservation.


  • 1 Hour 55 Min sufficient at Tacoma for transfer?
    Dec 13, 2016
    1. Hi, Is 1 Hour 55 Minutes sufficient to transfer from Alaska Airlines (YEG - SEA) to Emirates (DXB)? Will be completing US Customs check at YEG. 2. Do we need to collect bags at SEA and re-checkin at SEA? 3. Do we need to go through security check again at SEA? Thanks.


    That is plenty of time. You do not have to do anything with your bags or go through security in Seattle if both flights are on the same reservation. Yes, you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Edmonton.


  • Is 2.25 hours at SEA sufficient for transit
    Dec 13, 2016
    Arriving SEA through emirates and have a connection time of 2 hours to board Alaska air to SFO.. Is the time sufficient?


    Yes, that should be enough time if the Emirates flight is on-time.




    Dec 12, 2016
    We will be travelling on route YEG-SEA-DXB-DAC. US Immigration check and luggage tagging will be completed at YEG (YEG has US immigration counters). Do we need to collect luggage again at SEA during transit? Thank you.


    If everything is on the same reservation then you don't have to claim your bags in Seattle.


    Good point! Yes on the same reservation. Thank you for your response.


  • Victoria-Seattle-Kona
    Dec 9, 2016
    I am travelling from Victoria to Kona with a connection in Seattle. It is only 1:15min between flights. Do I have to get my luggage in Seattle and go through customs. Will this be enough time? Thanks!


    Yes, in Seattle you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk and go through security. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Delayed Flight from LAS connecting to GEG
    Dec 7, 2016
    New arrival time 9:37pm gate N4. I need to get to gate C20 for a 10pm to Spokane. Guessing I will need to take the tram. Can I make this connection?


    Yes, you have to take the tram. Yes, it is possible if the flight arrives at 9:37


  • Short connection time due to airline flight change
    Dec 7, 2016
    We have been notified that our times have changed on our booked reservations. We are flying from Boise on Skywest DBA Delta (Small commuter plane) and making connections with Delta to HNL. They have given us 35 minutes now. Concerned that we may have departure delays due to de-icing that time of year. Is it possible to make this connection? What is the legal connection time?


    Yes, that is a possible connection, Boise is an uncongested airport so any deicing delays should be minor. All you have to do in Seattle is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • Flying in from ATL connecting to Calgary
    Dec 7, 2016
    Im landing from Atlanta into SEA and connect to Calgary both Delta flights. layover is 50 minutes, whats the process from gate to gate ? AS 749 ATL to SEA, arrives 09.40am then AS 784 departs 10.30am SEA to YYC. Will I make this connection under normal circumstances ?


    That sounds like both are Alaska flights, not Delta flights, but anyway, you should have enough time. You just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. There is no US Customs when leaving the US.


    Great, do need to pass through X ray security again ? between gates


    No, you do not. All gates in Seattle are connected inside security.


  • Bangalore to Dubai-Seattle-Denver via Emirates
    Dec 7, 2016
    Hi, my family along with 2 children is travelling to Denver via Dubai-Seatlle by Emirates, She has to take Alaska Airline in Seatlle.She has 2 hrs stop over time, Will that be sufficient to clear all things? Does she has to check baggage claim at Seattle and again check in for domestic or can she directly check baggage at Denver? Appreciate if you could you help me out


    If both flights are on the same reservation it will be just enough time. In Seattle she will have to go through US Immigration, claim her bags, go through US Customs, re-check her bags at the re-check desk, then go through security and to her departure gate.


    Thanks for the information, Oh I am bit concerned that connecting between international terminal to Domestic terminal in Seatlle is just 2 hrs, and in this 2 hrs, clear Immigration, check baggage and then carrying those baggage to domestic will be pain when she has many luggages. What is the distance between international terminal to domestic terminal in Seatlly connecitng to Alaska airlines?


    She doesn't have to carry her bags to the domestic terminal. Seattle only has one terminal. She can drop her bags right after clearing customs at the re-check desk that will be right there.


    Does that mean Alaska airlines will take care of baggage at Seattle? Or she has to claim baggage there, clear customs and again she has to checkin baggage with Alaska airlines? Because both the fllights (emirates and Alaska is one reservation till Denver)


    She has to claim the bags in order to take them through customs. You have to do this any time you enter the US. The counter to re-check them is literally right after she clears customs and is specifically for the purpose of re-checking bags for connecting passengers that had to claim bags to take them through customs.


  • Beijing--Seattle--Dallas
    Dec 6, 2016
    I am foreigner, coming to Dallas in two weeks. I have 2 and half hours. Is this enough for me to catch the connecting flight? Thanks!


    Yes, that should be enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Connection
    Dec 6, 2016
    I have 40 minutes between my arrival into Seattle and departure to Calgary. Flights are all on time right now - any foreseen issues?


    Where are you flying into Seattle from? What airlines are you flying?


  • Dubai flight
    Dec 3, 2016
    I have 1 hour 40 mins to catch connecting flight to Dubai from Seattle . Is this enough time if the terminals are different


    Seattle only has one Terminal. What airline are you flying into Seattle? Are both flights on the same reservation?


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