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When landing from an international flight... and catching a connecting flight... what do we do? Is it immigration, get baggage, customs, recheck baggage? Is it pretty self explanatory when we land?
Yes, that is the procedure and yes, it is pretty self explanatory. You also have to go through security after you re-check your bags.
From our previous 2 hour layover we now only have an hour and twenty minutes between incoming flight from Grand Cayman, to outgoing to Chatanooga, is this enough with hold baggage?
That is just enough time if everything goes perfectly.
What is the average time to pass through immigration's (US citizen), clear customs, and recheck bags if flying from another country and catching a connecting flight through Charlotte?
The minimum is 75 minutes, but in most circumstances I recommend at least 90.
This seems like a better place to post my question. I am flying in from Cancun, Mexico to CLT on AA arriving at 6:35 PM (9/24/17) and have to make my connecting flight on AA to MKE departing at 7:45 PM. When I originally booked I gave myself a 2.5-hour layover, will this new schedule be enough time to clear immigration, customs, and security?
That will be very difficult. I would call American and ask for an earlier flight from Cancun or a connection over a different AA hub.
Thanks, will do that!
I'm flying in from Salisbury Maryland (don't know the gate) and have 25 minutes to catch flight to Charleston South Carolina. If the arrival flight is on time will i make it to the gate?
You'll really have to run and everything will have to go perfectly.
I land in B6 and have to catch a connection in the E terminal....I will have about 1 hour....Is this enough time or should I take a plane with a 2hr connection window? Thanks!
B and E are just concourses, not terminals. 1 hour is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
I land at 1:34 at C14 and my plane leaves gate E36 at 2:29. Is there enough time since I am 71 and cannot walk fast? Does AA have some kind of transportation of elderly people like me so I do not miss my flight?
You can request wheelchair service by contacting American. You should have enough time.
Arriving at CLT 7:01pm Departing/connecting flight for EWN is at 7:45pm seating is in last rows of plain arriving is there enough time to get to connecting flight
That is just enough time if the first flight is on-time.
I am arriving on AA #682 on Friday, Aug. 11th at 12:14 PM and connect with AA #5078 to Lexington at 12:49 PM. Am I going to have adequate time? Could you tell me what Concourse/Terminal I will be arriving in and which one I will be leaving from? Gates if known please. Thank you.
You won't know your gates until the day of your flight. Check on that day. All gates in Charlotte are connected inside security. You have enough time if the first flight is on-time but there's no time to spare.
We arrive at CLT and board for an international departure 35 minutes later. Will we have enough time?
If the first flight is domestic it's possible but it leaves no time to spare.
It is domestic. Thanks, we'll bring our running shoes!