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  • Connection time?
    Sep 8, 2016
    2
    Arriving from LHR on United connecting on United to CVG. 1 hr. 35 min. connection time enough?

     

    That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

    Thanks, I changed it to another connection anyway just to be sure

     

  • arrive at 4:16 from Portland then catching a 5:20 flight to Frankfurt
    Sep 8, 2016
    2
    Is this enough time? What terminal does the Portland flight come in to?

     

    Yes, that is enough time. IAD only has one terminal - all gates are connected inside security. Are you coming from Portland, Maine or Oregon? Is your Frankfurt flight operated by United or Lufthansa?

     

    Portland Oregon and United

     

  • Changing terminals-enough time?
    Sep 10, 2016
    2
    I'm travelling to South Africa in January 2017. I'm flying from Atlanta to IAD with United airlines (Domestic) and then I get on South African Airways to get from IAD to Cape Town (International.) I land at IAD at 4:16 pm at the domestic terminal. My flight to Cape Town leaves at 5:40 pm. That only gives me 1hr 24mins layover, is that enough time to get to international from domestic? Where do I have to go to get to the other terminal and do I have to go through security at IAD or in Atlanta?

     

    There is no "domestic" and "International" terminals at IAD. You will go through security in Atlanta. If both flights are on the same reservation then all you have to do in IAD is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate, which will likely be on different concourses but are connected inside security by the Aerotrain. You should have enough time if the flight from Atlanta is on-time.

     

    What happens if both flights from Atlanta and from iAd to Cape Town are on different reservation?

     

  • Arriving on Star Alliance sk925 connecting to domestic United
    Sep 7, 2016
    1
    Hi, We well arrive with SAS SK925 from CPH (3:15pm) on the 28th of November. We then have booked a separate ticket to fly with United to New Orleans (17:35.) I did this booking on the count of flydulles.com listing United as an airline I could do an internal transfer/easy luggage check in after customs with.Please can you confirm and tell me if this will be sufficient transit time?

     

    That is enough time. You can ask the SAS agent in copenhagen to check your bags through to MSY by showing them your United confirmation. If they don't you will have to take your bags to the United check-in desk to re-check your bags in Dulles. Even if your bags are tagged through to MSY in Copenhagen you will still have to claim your bags in Dulles to go through US Customs.

     

  • How do I get from AA to
    Sep 6, 2016
    1
    I'm arriving AA carrying luggage. How do I get to Lufthansa counter from AA arrival gates.

     

    You go to the main terminal on the aerotrain, claim your bags in the baggage claim then go up to the departure level and to the Lufthansa counter.

     

  • 2hour layover to catch flight
    Sep 7, 2016
    2
    Hi, I will be arriving on United 127 from dublin ireland and departing on United 251 to Portland, will 2 hours be enough time? i will have cleared US immigration in Dublin

     

    Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate both in the C/D concourse.

     

    thank you

     

  • Connection time
    Sep 5, 2016
    1
    Traveling UA Toronto to Dulles, connecting flight to Beijing,China also on UA. Have 49 minutes from landing time to take off. Is this enough time?

     

    Yes, that is enough time. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. All you have to do in IAD is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

  • Arriving American at 7:30 - Please help!
    Sep 6, 2016
    2
    I will be Arriving AA at 7:30 (Don't know terminals) and leaving on Lufthansa at 10:30 to Munich. I have to go to Lufthansa counter to check in. I'm not familiar with IAD. How far to walk, and will I have enough time to get from AA terminal to Lufthansa counter??? Please help

     

    IAD only has one terminal. You should have enough time if your AA flight is on-time. It is not far from the baggage claim to the Lufthansa check-in counter.

     

    From arrival in AA terminal at 7:30 to Lufthansa counter to check in, (departure 10:30) do I have to take a train, or just walk? And if walk, do I go up escalator? or is it on same floor. I am carrying my suitcase, so won't be at baggage claim area.

     

  • South Africa connect to Las Vegas
    Sep 3, 2016
    1
    I have just about two hours connection coming from Johannesburg at 0630 a.m. Can I make my connection to United for Las Vegas? I assume it will be in C or D

     

    Yes, that should be enough time if your flight from Johannesburg is on-time.

     

  • coming from Riyadh RUH connecting to Panama PTY in 2:30 hours
    Sep 3, 2016
    1
    Hi there I'm coming from Riyadh on Saudi Airlines to IAD, and have a layover of 2 hours and 30 minutes, during which I need to catch another flight on United to Panama City (PTY) in Panama at 3:33 pm.. Is this layover time sufficient to go through the immigration control and then customs and collect my luggage and check it in at the other airlines desk, and then go through security again and make it to the flight? thanks in advance.

     

    That will be very difficult. Everything has to go perfectly. Note that your flight to Panama City will be operated by Copa, not United, so check in at the Copa check-in desk.

     

  • Connection between A and D
    Sep 1, 2016
    1
    Hi IMy daughter is flying into IAD and arriving at A1. She connects to next Flight at D16. She has 50 minutes. Is that enough time and is the shuttle more direct to D than the monorail?

     

    The mobile lounge is usually faster from A to D than the AeroTrain.

     

  • Flight connection from domestic to international
    Sep 1, 2016
    1
    Hi, I have a domestic flight from Orlando to Dulles with United (arrival at 4:15 at C or D concourses) and then an international flight from Dulles to Paris with Air France (departure at 6:55 at A concourse). Tickets were bought separatly so I will need to pick up my luggage and then check it for my international flight. I have a French passport. Do you think the 2:40 hours are enough?

     

    That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.

     

  • Traveling from DTW to Paris, FRA via IAD.
    Sep 1, 2016
    1
    Traveling from DTW to Paris, FRA via IAD. Traveling with EXPRESSJET DBA DELTA CONNECTION from DTW to IAD, then Air france from IAD to Paris. 1 hour 30 minutes connection time. Is that enough?

     

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

     

  • Enough time and terminal change?
    Sep 1, 2016
    4
    I am flying with Lufthansa, but it's operated by United. I have a connecting flight through IAD. I will be flying in from Charlotte and going to Manchester. I have a three hour layover in IAD. Is that enough time? And will I have to change terminals?

     

    Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. IAD only has one terminal.

     

    Thank you! I forgot it's concourses. Do you know if I'll have to take the aero train or shuttle to change concourses?

     

    You probably won't have to. You depart from C/D and most flights from Charlotte arrive in C/D.

     

    Alright! Thanks again!

     

  • Airline location and distance
    Sep 1, 2016
    3
    Hi. I am flying from Cmh to iAd with United airlines and have a connection flight going to west Africa with delta. I booked two separate flights local and internationally. Is it far from where I pick my luggage from United arrival to delta international flight checking area? What transportation mean can I use?

     

    Delta does not fly international flights from IAD. Please double check your reservation.

     

    The reservation says operated by air France please reply

     

    OK, so you will just go to the main terminal, claim your bags from United, then go up to the departure level, re-check your bags with Air France and then go through security and to your departure gate in A or B on the AirTrain.

     

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