Got a tip about Philadelphia airport not covered in one of our PHL forum topics? Feel free to post a comment or question here for PHL airport. Share your experiences and get notified when there is a response.
In Philadelphia you will 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. C is less than a 10 minute walk from the security checkpoint in A. You have enough time for your connection if you have at least 90 minutes.
Hi I will be travelling from Ottawa with AA and will have 2 hrs before my flight to Doha. Do i need to pick my checked luggage and recheck them. Kinda confused when we pick the luggage and when we dont while connecting through US airports.
You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Ottawa. If both tickets are on the same reservation all you have to do in PHL is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate (likely on the shuttle bus).
I will be arriving from Ottawa with AA connecting to Doha on a 2 hr layover. Do i need to pick my checked luggage and recheck them again? Kinda confused when do we pick the luggage and when we dont need to while connecting through US airports
I was wondering how check-in and immigration works leaving from PHL to Montego Bay. I am leaving at 10 an May 6th. Also, what is the process for my return through immigration.
On your way to Montego Bay you just have to check in and go through security like any other flight. You just show your passport when boarding is the only difference. On the way back you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, and go through customs.
We fly Monday Halifax to Philadelphia over night in phili ,then onto Miami then to Grenada . Do we pick up our bags in PHL and then check in in the morning for other flights or will we get all boarding passes in Halifax and our luggage will be book right through to grenada.and which terminal does aa fly to Miami from..thanks