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My kids are travelling alone from Vancouver(Canada) to Bangalore(India) and have a 1 hr transit time in Frankfurt. I am bit concerned for the same. I have read that Frankfurt is a huge airport. Is a transit time of 1 hour be sufficient for them to change flights? They are travelling by Air Canada operated by Lufthansa.

Appreciate your response.


Banu Rajanna
Flying from MAA(INDIA) to DTW(USA) in Lufthansa via Frankfurt, just 90 mins layover. would like to know if this is sufficient? Do I need to go through passport control? Confirm if flights to USA leaves from concourse Z?
All you have to do is go through security and to your departure gate. You have enough time.
hi dear,
im flying with lufthansa to washington dulles airport, i have 4 hours layover in Frankfurt
and i want to know the best way to beware from losing my gates ?
Im flying with Air Canada to FRA and the flight is scheduled to land at 10:10, my next flight ( Lufthansa) which is going to Nigeria leaves at 11:10. Will I make it on time ? Is there going to be a security check or do I just walk to my next gate ?
I have a 55min layover in FRA from Paris on my way back to the States. Will this be enough time to make it to my connecting flight? What happens if I miss it? First time flying in Europe so curious on how it works.
Yes, that should be enough time. if you miss your connection you will be rerouted to your destination some other way.
Good morning

I will be flying from Montréal to Frankfurt than to Bucharest - Apparently, it is from Terminal 1 - would I have enough time and if I have to go again thrue security check point in 2h30 - it is my first time in plane and i am very nervous missing my flight connecting flight - and to they also use the same gate for Bucharest
All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.
Am travelling Yyc to Lisbon via Frankfurt on air Canada. is it necessary to claim luggage and go thru customs in Frankfurt?
You will not have to claim your bags, but you will go through Schengen Entry Passport Control in Frankfurt. The flight to Lisbon will be operated by Lufthansa.
HI, we are flying from Dubrovnik on Lufthansa and have a 2hr layover in FRA to go to ATL on Delta. Do we need to go through immigration AND security again in Terminal 2? Secondly, is 2hrs enough to make our connecting flight? We have a business class seat on Lufthansa so we can get off the plane faster... Thank you for your advice!
There is a way to use the Skyline train sterile airside, but ONLY if you have no checked bags or if your bags are checked through to Delta. Otherwise you will have to go through all the procedures, making this connection very risky.
I am flying with three little kids with condor from Portland Oregon to Poland. I have two hr layover in Frankfurt. Is there enough time to make it to my connecting flight?both flights are from Lufthansa terminal but I remember last time they messed something up with strollers and we had to wait long time after we made it to the airport. Plus there is a bus from the condor aircraft to the airport that takes about 40 minutes. Would it makes sense to book gate to gate service?
We are arriving via Lufthansa from Chicago in Terminal 1 and connecting to another Lufthansa flight to Marseilles in Terminal 1. Connection time is 1 hour 10 minutes. Group of 7 with one senior (wheelchair assistance). Will we have sufficient time, considering we need to go through Schengen passport control? Thanks.
Yes, that is enough time if the flight from Chicago is on-time.