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Hello,

my Colombian Wife will take a flight from Cartagena, Colombia to Paris, France and with have a Stopover in IAD.

She will arrive with Copa Airlines and leave with United Airlines which is booked with United (Codeshare).

Will they move the baggage to the new plane without her needing to do baggage reclaim?
Will she need to do Immigration (no ESTA as Colombian)?

Cheers and thanks a lot,
Tobi
She will have to claim her bags, take them through US customs, and re-check them at IAD.
Hi, I'm flying to San Fran with United through IAD from Barcelona. It doesn't say which terminal in IAD. I arrive at 14.15 and leave for my connection flight at 16.30. Will I have enough time to go through security? My nationality is Irish and I have flights booked to leave 10 days later.
IAD only has one terminal. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate at IAD. You have plenty of time. Both flights will be on the C/D concourse.
Hi, I got a flight from Beijing to IAD landed at 14:25; and then a flight from IAD to Toronto leave at 17:05 (not connected flights). What's the transfer process? Is the time enough?
You will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, then take your bags to the check-in desk for your airline to Toronto, then go through security and to your departure gate.
My daughter is flying to Barcellona on United. First leg is SFO to IAD. What is the procedure to connect? Does she need to pick up her bags first or are they checked through? Will she need to go through security again to get to the International gate for United?
All she has to do in IAD on her way to Barcelona is walk from her arrival gate to her departure gate. No procedures.
thanks - yes its easy. Bags are checked straight through
I have a United flight from Montreal arriving here at Washington with a 45 minute layover to get to my next United flight to go to Denver, Colorado. I've heard that if both your flights are United that going through customs shouldn't be a problem... is this true? Is 45 minutes enough time? Thank you!!
You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Montreal. All you have to do in IAD is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
Hi guys, my friend and i will be traveling internationally on our own to Thailand for the first time this december and I am about to book the flight. Last time i traveled with family i remember just making the connections from plane to plane but i read somewhere that in IAD you have to claim your checked bags and have them re check??? our layover time i IAD to get to another terminal to go to Narita is only 55 minutes... we are usually very quick people and if i have one doubt ill just find the nearest air employee .. but this kinda doubting if we will be able to make it time for the connecting flight? unless Im not understanding something

thank you!
If both flights are on the same reservation and the flight into IAD is domestic you don't have to do anything with your bags in IAD on the way to Asia. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
HI! I'm arriving in IAD at terminal Dand have a connection flight leaving from terminal C. I have only 50min between first flight landing and connection departing. Will I have enough time?
Thanks!!!
C and D are just concourses and are just two ends of the same building. All you have to do is walk from one gate to the other. you have enough time.
Arriving IAD gate C4 at 7:29 am. Connecting flight to CLT leaves from gate A2e at 8:20 am. How best to get to departing gate on time?
AeroTrain or mobile Lounge. You have enough time if the first flight is on-time.
I am arriving from ORF at 11:38 to IAD and catching a 13:55 international flight to KEV Iceland. Will that be enough time to connect?
I will only have a carry on bag.
If you check in online for your flight to Iceland that is plenty of time. If you have to go to the Icelandair check-in desk that is just enough time.
Hi I'm travelling with my 4 yr kid from Atlanta to Canada and layover in iad is 43 mins booked with United. Which terminal do I arrive and depart and how to travel between terminals? Is it sufficient time to change gates?
IAD only has one terminal. You won't know your concourse until the day of your flight. United and United Express use A, C, and D. You should have enough time.