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United Flight from Hartford arrives 11:36 am. Need to make it onto United international flight that leaves for Tokyo at 12:25 pm 49 minutes - that enough time do make connection and have baggage make it also?
Yes, that is enough time if the flight from Hartford is on-time.

Bookign flights and wondering if 1h 35mins gap between landing in IAD from LHR and getting the flight out of IAD to RIC is enough time and is there a different immigration/customs for transfers ?

Thanks in advance
That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly. Yes, as a transfer everything will be handled in the C/D concourse facility.
United Flight from Alb lands at 11:47AM. Need to catch United Flight to SFO at 12:35AM. Will 45 min be too tight? This will be in February. I'm concerned about winter storms.
Flying from LHR with United Airlines to EWR via IAD with a 2 hour layover in IAD. Will I need to collect my baggage before going through security and connecting on the next flight, or will the baggage be transferred to the connecting flight? Also, how far are the connecting terminals?
Yes, at IAD You will arrive in the C/D concourse, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, then go through security and to your departure gate, likely also in the C/D Concourse, so everything will take place there. There's a slight chance your flight to Newark will depart from Concourse A, which is a short ride on the AeroTrain away.
San Antonio, TX, US (SAT) to Washington, DC, US (IAD - Dulles)
4:35 pm - 8:47 pm (3h 12m) with a layover of 1hr18mins to connecting UNITED flight to Frankfurt? Is that enough time? How bad is Dulles during the winter? Sorry for the dumb questions
Yes, that is enough time. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate which should both be on the C/D concourse. The weather in Washington DC during the winter is usually good and Dulles is not a congested airport, so it is only affected by the weather when it's exceptionally bad.
Everything is on same reservation, even if the plane is late everything should run smoothly.
My mom is arriving from Moscow to IAD with one checked bag via Aeroflot. She then should travel to St. Louis via United. The layover is about 8 hours. Could someone describe how the process of transfer btw. international and domestic should work? The more details, the better - I will be calling and explaining them to her - she does not speak English.
Based on the Dulles Map I assume she arrives to International Arrivals Building first and she passes the immigration, then customs, then she should pick her checked bag at baggage claim while still being in int. arrivals building. Which terminal she should move to get on United flight? How? Shuttle, walkway or train? Google says gate is A6 so is it terminal A then? We appreciate your responses!
She will arrive and be transported to the International Arrivals Building, then go through US Immigration, claim her bags, and go through US Customs, then she will go to the main terminal departures level and check her bags with United. She will then go through security and then to her departure gate, which could be on A, C, or D. There are signs to all departure gates once you get through security.
Arriving on UA421 from Houston and we have a one hour before we depart on UA 655 to Boston. Do we have enough time to get to our new gate and maybe get something to eat?
Yes, that is enough time. Both gates will be on the C/D concourse and all you have to do is walk from one gate to the other. You might have some time to grab some fast food. There's not much on that concourse anyway.
We will arrive from Nashville at IAD and will have a one hour layover before our flight to Dublin. Is that enough time to get to the flight to Dublin?
If both flights are on the same reservation, yes, that is enough time.
We arrive at IAD from Toronto for a 50 min layover before connecting to CAE. Do we need to get our baggage before connecting? Or will it be transferred for us?
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. You have enough time.
How long on average using the terminal shutle between concourse A and concourse D?
It shouldn't take more than 15-20 minutes.
We will arrive from MSP at IAD and will have a layover of 40 min. Is that enough time time to get the flight from IAD to FRA.
Yes, that is enough time if everything goes smoothly.