Washington Dulles (IAD) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

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Hello, arriving from San Fran United flight 355 and departing 1 hour and 9 minutes later to Ottawa, Canada on United flight 6314.

Is this enough time? Many thanks
Yes, that is enough time. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
Hi, My sister and her son are flying into IAD from Doha on Qatar Airways at 3:40 pm. They are then catching a flight to Savannah which departs at 5:05 pm. The international and domestic tickets are not linked. Will they have enough time to make it to their connecting flight? DO they have to go through security again? Please help me with the steps that they have to go through. Thanks.
That is not enough time. They will arrive in the International Arrivals Building, go through US Immigration, claim their bags, go through US Customs, then have to take their bags to the United Check-in Desk, then go through security and to their departure gate.
Hello, I'll coming from Munich to St. Louis through IAD with a layover of 1.20 h with checked lagguage. Is it enough to do passport checks (i'm European)? Thanks!
That's below the minimum recommended International to Domestic connection time of 90 minutes (I recommend 2 hours).
I wonder why Airlines companies give such short time to catch another flights!
I fly with United from Philadelphia, which will be arrive at 11:32am, then an international flight to Beijing at 12:30pm (united flight either), so just about 1 hour for connection, is that enough?
Yes, that should be enough time. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
I'm flying from Portland, OR to Portland, ME on United. Is the transfer to regional jets typically in the same terminal? I'll have one hour and will be travelling with an infant...
IAD only has one Terminal. Both flights will likely be on the C/D concourse, but there's a small chance that the flight to Maine will be in concourse A.
So if the second flight is on A then we would have to shuttle over? Is there another security check at that point? I'm guessing we'd probably miss our connection if this was the case? Thanks!
Yes, you take a shuttle or the AeroTrain over. You do not have to go through security again.
if I go with united airlines from Nashville Tennesse to Washigton Dulles and then an international flight to Panama City do I have to make the bags connections, migration, customs?
There is no US Customs or Immigration when leaving the US. If everything is on the same reservation all you have to do in Dulles is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
All united flights arriving domestic - departing to Grand Cayman. Before I book - it's a 45 minute layover.
Yes, that's possible if the first flight is on-time.
I am flying into IAD on United express from Pittsburgh. Flight time is changed and we arrive at IAD at 7:35am and depart on United Express for LGA at 8:20. That is 45 min. Can this be done? Thanks
Yes, that is possible.
Arriving from London Heathrow to IAD then have 1hr 10mins until the flight to Orlando. Is this enough time to go through security, customs, collect and recheck in luggag? Both flights are with United Airlines.
No, that is not enough time. The Minimum time is 90 minutes.
Flying in from Munich MUC connecting to MSY, all United - is 1h30m enough? With checked luggage?
That's just enough time if everything goes smoothly.