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Hi, I am thinking of booking my flight from Rochester to JFK with Delta and then booking another leg to London with Norwegian - between the flights I should have 3.5h gap. Since I would have only carry on bag could I do an internal terminal transfer (from 2 to 1)?
You will likely arrive in Terminal 4. There are no internal terminal transfers to Terminal 1. You have to take the AirTrain to Terminal 1 and go through security.
My son is flying from Phoenix to JFK right now. He has 90 minutes to then catch a flight to Paris. When he takes the tram from one terminal to the next will he have to go through security again?
Hi, I am arriving from Zurich at JFK and need to transit to my Delta flight to Las Vegas. I have 4 hours. are Delta domestic flights in a different terminal? Guess 4 hours is more than enough time?
Delta domestic flights use both Terminals 2 and 4. You have plenty of time.
hi, i am travelling from antigua on a jet blue flight which will reach by 20:50 at jfk terminal 5 and i have connecting flight from jfk terminal 4 at 23:00 to dubai. i have checked in luggage. will i get sufficient time for changing the flight within 2 hrs of time.
Yes, that is just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Hi, do i need to go thru immigration at T5 before reaching T4? And from T5 to T4 only air train is the best way to move.

We are flying from TLV to JFK hen JFK to PUJ all on DELTA under same ticket.
Do we have to pass immigration? Or is it Gate to Gate ?
Both flight are T4....
Yes, you have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the re-check desk and go through security. If you are an Israeli or DR citizen you need a US Transit Visa.
Is it the same on the return leg PUJ-JFK-TLV ?
Yes, it is the same the other way.
I am dropping off an elderly passenger at Jet Blue then I need to get to the American Airlines Terminal Within 1 hour. Is it doable?
Yes, that is possible. The AirTrain connects all terminals outside security. You will be dropping the first person off in Terminal 5 then going to Terminal 8.
I am arriving in JFK from germany at 12:15pm on a tuesday with Singapore airline and have to catch my second flight on Delta ( not on the same reservations) at 2 pm to Reagan national. Is the one hour and forty minutes enough time to check in and catch the Delta flight?
No, that's not reasonably possible, especially with checked baggage.
Hi, I will be flying from News Orleans to Paris (France) via New York. Will I have to collect my luggage and got thru custom and securities in New York ?
There is no US Customs when exiting the US. If both flights are on the same airline you just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. What airlines are you flying?
Hi ZAP. I will be flying with Delta from New Orleans to New York and then Air France from New York to Paris on one ticket.
I am flying from Iceland to JFK and then to Austin, Texas.

I arrive at terminal 7 in JFK at 7pm. My flight from JFK to Austin departs from terminal 5 at 9:25pm. If I check my bag will I have to exit the terminal to get my bag and go through security to enter terminal 5?
Yes, you will have to claim your bags to go through US Customs and will be outside security when you clear US Customs. You should have enough time for your transfer if the flight from Iceland is on-time.
Thank you very much
How much time should I calculate (Hand Luggage only - no checked luggage) to connect in JFK coming from Montreal on American Airlines and leaving on Air Berlin (same Terminal 8 I believe?). Thanks a lot ! To be more precise: arrival at JFK at 19:32 and departure (Air Berlin) at 21:40 is OK with printed boarding passes ?
If both flights are on the same reservation that is enough time. you will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Montreal, so all you have to do in JFK is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
just for clarification: clearing US Immigration and Customs in Montreal is only possibly if both flight are under same reservation number ? If separate tickets I have to clear customs at JKF ? Then 2 hours is not enough ? Thanks a lot.
Everyone pre-clears US Immigration and Customs in Montreal. If you have separate tickets it just means you'll have to check in at JFK if you aren't able to check in online.
I have boarding passes for all flights, no need to check in cause I will travel with hand luggage only. Would 2 hours be enough to connect at JFK (coming from Montreal with AA and leave with Air Berlin - same terminal 8). ? Thanks a lot
Yes, that would be enough time.