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Just found out that AA cancelled our flight and put us on a later flight. So now we are going to have a little less than 2 hr layover at ORD before catching a Korean Airline flight. I will be travelling with my young kid and everything is on the same reservation. Is 2 hr enough layover time? Also, do we have to go thru security again before getting on to Korean flight? Thank you
Yes, that is enough time. Yes, you just have to take the ATS Train to Terminal 5 and go through security.
We are US citizens and will be traveling from SFO landing at ORD at 4:30pm, our connecting flight is at 6:30pm to FCO (Rome). All flights are United. Will we have to pick up our bags at ORD and then recheck and go through customs to get on our flight to Rome or will everything be transferred for us for our connecting flight?
There is no US Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do in Chicago on your way to Rome is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate, both in Terminal 1. You have plenty of time.
I'll arrive from heathrow to Chicago may 6:th and 1.25pm to terminal 5, Do I have to re-checkin my luggage? And will I have enough time to catch the connected flight to Indianapolis 3.01pm?
Yes, you have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk, take the ATS Train to your departure terminal and go through security and to your departure gate. you have just enough time if everything goes smoothly. This is a difficult connection. If you post what airline you are flying I can tell you what terminal your flight to Indianapolis will depart from.
Thank you! I'm flying with American Airlines. Would I have better time if I just would take a carry on bag?
Yes, carry ons only will save you a significant amount of time. Your flight to Indianapolis will depart from Terminal 3.
Hi I arrive from Narita on Saturday 4/15 at 8:55am. I will be carry on. Will I have time to make a connecting United flight that departs at 10:45?
That is just enough time if everything goes smoothly. Check in for your United flight online before leaving Japan.
I am arriving on Sunday May 7 with a United flight from Brussels (Belgium). Have 1h55 lay-over time for a United flight to MSN (Madison). Is this sufficient time or should I opt for the later flight to Madison (3h55 lay-over time).
1 hr 55 is enough time if everything goes perfectly, but if you haven't booked yet and don't like worrying, book the 3 hr 55.
I am flying from YVR to ORD to BWI. Land in ORD at 1:02 pm. Catch connecting flight to BWI at 1:50 pm. Both flights are United. Not sure which terminals. Will I make my flight?
Both flights should be in Terminal 1. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. All you have to do in Chicago is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time if the first flight is on-time.
On 6/26/17, I am arriving in ORD from London at 8:00pm. I expect that I have to change terminals, collect bags, and go thru customs and then catch a 9:42pm flight to Columbus. Is that enough time?
That's barely enough time if both flights are on the same reservation and everything goes smoothly.
transferring at ORD -arriving from HNL and leaving to YYZ . Is 1 hour and 30 minutes enough for transfer connections
both flights are with United, holding a Canadian passport
Yes, all you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
If I land at Ohare at 5:45pm from Heathrow on United and want to fly to Omaha on United at 7:20 pm, is that enough time for me to make Omaha flight? Don't know how much time I need to allow.
That's barely enough time if everything is on the same reservation and everything goes smoothly.
There will be 6 of us (all seniors) flying from Toronto to Chicago on United (arrival 7:46 am). We then need to change to another United flight for the trip to Honolulu (departs 9:15 am). We are very nervous about changing planes. Is our luggage an issue? Will we need to travel very far? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
All you have to do in Chicago is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate as you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Toronto. All United Gates in Chicago are within about a 15-20 minute walk and your walk will likely be shorter.