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I have a flight from Mexico City to New York with a connection of 1:30 in Atlanta. Will I have to pass security check again and will I be able to make it?
Yes, you have to 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. You have barely enough time if everything goes smoothly.
I have purchased an international ticket on Delta leaving from Atlanta to Europe. I had planned to drive to Atlanta from Birmingham for the international flight because it was less expensive. Later i found a low cost round trip ticket from Birmingham to Atlanta and purchased the ticket. All flights will be on Delta but were not purchased together. Will I have to retrieve my luggage from the baggage claim area in Atlanta and go back through security or will Delta ticket my bag through to Europe. Any advice?
Call Delta and ask them to link the reservations together and carry a copy of the confirmation for your Europe flight. That should be able to get them to check your bag through to Europe in Birmingham.
Hi I am travelling this month flying in from London, UK, on Virgin to Atlanta then travelling onto Montego Bay on Delta. I am travelling with a wheelchair user and 2 nervous passengers. Is the distance from Virgin arrivals to Delta departures an easy crossover & also are we able to exit airport due to having 2 smokers within our party. Thank you in advance
They will both be in the same area but you have to go through US Immigration, Customs, and Security first. There are smoking areas in Terminal E where you depart. Atlanta is one of the only US airports that still has indoor smoking areas.
I am flying into Atlanta from Denver on a Delta flight, and then flying from Atlanta to Rome, Italy on a Delta international flight. Will a 46 minute layover be enough time to get from one gate to the other? Any other security requirements I should be aware of?
All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate on the Plane Train. You do not have to go through security. You have enough time if the first flight is on-time.