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  • Is 1h15 connection time enought?
    Nov 23, 2016
    I am connecting from LHR-IAD to IAD-YOW. Does 1h15 give me enough time?


    No, that is below the recommended international to International connection time in IAD. It might be barely possible though if you don't check any bags.


  • Is 35min connection time enough?
    Nov 22, 2016
    I am coming via Saudia to IAD on Dec 16 at 12:20 pm and want to get AA or United at 12:55 to Columbus Ohio with connection time of 35min. Will I be able to make it?


    AA does not fly from IAD to Columbus. The minimum International to domestic connection time when traveling on two separate itineraries is about 3 hours, so no, that is not even remotely possible.


  • 42 min connection too short?
    Nov 22, 2016
    42 minutes enough time ? IAH - IAD via UA109. Lands 11:28 IAD - YUL via UA 6277 Departs 12:10


    Yes, that's possible. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • From United to Delta
    Nov 22, 2016
    My wife needs to pick up luggage from United domestic move to Delta domestic and check in again, although she'll have 3 hours to do it. She's not a native English speaker and neither of us has ever used Dulles before, so any help would be appreciated


    Yes, that's possible. All baggage claims and bag check desks are in the same building, just on different levels.


  • Connection time at IAD
    Nov 16, 2016
    Hi, I'm flying with United an international flight from Ottawa/Canada to Beirut through washington airport and I was wondering if 1h30min is enough time to catch the 2nd flight and will I need to go through customs ir change terminal if both flights are operated by united? Thank you


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


  • Transfer
    Nov 17, 2016
    Hi! I'm a Swedish citizen traveling from Amsterdam. If I arrive from Amsterdam to Dulles, is 1 hours and 37 minutes enough to get me on a flight to Detroit?


    What airlines are you flying? Are both flights on the same reservation?


    Klm and Canadair (?). It would be on the same reservation. I am considering going without checked in luggage.


    Sorry, my mistake. That would be the plane type. Yes, both with Klm on the same reservation.


    Yes. That's just enough time. Note that the second flight will be operated by Delta.


  • GRU - IAD - LGA
    Nov 16, 2016
    I´m travelling from Sao Paulo GRU on the coming 22nd to LGA via IAD, Arrival time in IAD 6h45am, departure to LGA 8h15am, 1 bag checked, is there enough time to go through customs and catch the flight to LGA? Thank you!


    Yes, that is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


    Nov 14, 2016
    I am travelling from Houston to Washington and then from Washington to Zurich through Swiss International Airlines. I have only 2 hours to catch the connecting flight. Both are with same airline Swiss International Airline. Would 2 hours be sufficient for collecting the checked in luggage, custom clearance and again check in to Zurick flight


    The first flight is operated by United. All you have to do in IAD is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. There is no US Customs when leaving the US. You have enough time.


  • So I have enough time to catch up?
    Nov 14, 2016
    I'm arriving IAD from lagos nigeria on the 3rd of dec at 19:35. My last destination is DFW. Trying to get a flight to SEE for 22:35 however I'm wondering if I would have enough time to check in 2 luggages considering going through the immigration and all other protocols. So I have enough time to catch up?


    There are no nonstop flights from Lagos to IAD. Where are you stopping first? What airline are you flying to DFW? What is "SEE"?


    (Typographical error) SEE meant to be DFW. Connecting from Casablanca to IAD. While my flight from IAD is United airlines.


  • Gate D4 to gate A6B
    Nov 11, 2016
    I have an hour between flights tomorrow, landing at Gate D4 and departing from Gate A6B. What is the best way to get from D4 to A6B, and will I have to go through security again since it's a connecting flight? I think I had to go outside to get to a different gate at this airport last time I made a connecting flight there, and had to go through security before I could get to the departure gate.


    If your first flight is domestic, no, you won't have to go through security. Take the Mobile Lounge between concourses.


    Thank you! Yes, it's domestic.


  • BOS - IAD - LHR in 45 minutes
    Nov 11, 2016
    Is 45 minutes enough time to connect from a domestic flight from Boston to an international flight to London?


    If both flights are on United that is enough time.


  • FRA > IAD > IAH and a 1h45m layover in IAD - is that enough?
    Nov 8, 2016
    Hi, I have a United flight from FRA (Frankfurt, Germany) to IAH (Houston) that connects through IAD (Washington Dulles). The first flight from FRA to IAD arrives at 20:15pm and connecting flight to IAH leaves at 22:00pm so I have a 1hr 45 mins connecting flight both with United (United and United Express to be more precise). Is that enough time? What are the steps at the IAD airport? Will i need to re-check my bags?


    Yes, that should be enough time. You will arrive in concourse C/D, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, go through security and to your departure gate which will also likely be in C/D.


    Thank you very much!


  • 1hr domestic connection time in IAD - OK?
    Nov 8, 2016
    I'm thinking of booking a ticket that takes me from EWR to IAD, then leaves me 1hr to get through to a flight to MSY. Is that a tight connection time? I could book a ticket with more leeway, if so.


    Yes, that is enough time.


  • KLM from Amersterdam /get bags/go thru customs/leave on Untied
    Nov 6, 2016
    Question: Landing in Dulles on KLM and need to get bag, go thru customs, and go to United for domestic flight . right now only 2 hours if no delays. Is that enough time?


    With checked bags I think that will be really, really difficult.


  • Will have only 2 hours to go through immigration and luggage check in
    Nov 2, 2016
    Hi, I will be flying from RDU on 19 December at 07:55 PM to IAD Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). I will reach IAD at 08:55 PM, and then I have a connection to Dubai at 10:55 PM with Turkish Airlines. I have to go through immigration, and I also have a luggage to check in. I am wondering If I would be able to do all these in just 2 hours. I am looking forward to hearing from you on this matter. Thank you.


    There is no US Immigration or Customs when leaving the US. If both flights are on the same reservation all you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. If you have two separate reservations then you will go to the main terminal, claim your bags, re-check them with Turkish, and go through security. Either way you should have enough time.


    Appreciate that thank you!


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