San Diego (SAN) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM

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SW flt arrives 9 a.m. terminal 1 east, HI air flt departs 10 a.m. terminal 2 west. Will it be possible to get checked in & get through security at that hour on a weekday?
With no checked bags you have a chance, with checked bags there's no chance.
How far apart are the terminals to walk from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2?
Need to make a connecting flight from Southwest airlines to United airlines.
It's definitely walkable and of course the weather will almost definitely be great.
If I arrive on a SW flight at 3:45, will I have enough time to catch another SW flight at 4:35?
Yes, that is enough time.
How long and which Terminal/Gate do I arrive from SJC to SAN and which Terminal/Gate do I board from SAN to SAT? Have approximately 35 minutes to catch flight to SAT upon landing at SAN. Will I be able to make that flight. Thank You.
What airline? If both flights are on Southwest the two gates will be near each other.
ZAP - Southwest, sorry about that. THANK YOU.
I arrive at terminal ! at San Diego airport and need to meet friends at terminal 2. I can meet them at baggage claim. How do I get from terminal 1 to terminal 2. thanks.
Yes, you can walk between the Terminal 1 baggage claim and Terminal 2 baggage claim.
Is there a bus or other transportation between the two terminals?
Flying LHR to SAN with British airways, lands Terminal 2. I have 1 hour 45 min to make a connecting flight to PDX with BA operated by Alaska airlines, leaves out of Terminal 1 and I will have to pass through immigration. Will I have to collect my checked bags? Will I have enough time to make my connecting flight?
Yes, you will have to claim your bags to go through US Customs. You should have enough time if the first flight is on-time and everything goes smoothly.
I am flying into Terminal 1 on Alaska and need to go to Terminal 2 on Delta. What is the easiest route
You have to walk between the terminals and go through security again.
I’ll be arriving Terminal 1 with Alaska Airlines at 9am and have a connection with Hawaii Airlines in Terminal 2 at 10am. I know they will probably start boarding the Hawaii airplane like 9:15 or so.
Will I be able to make it through or bypass security? I have Muscular diseases and I can’t run, but could walk fast with a 70/30% chance of not falling. Any advice? This will be my first airport anywhere west of MCI.
There's no way between terminals without going through security. I recommend not trying this.
How quick or long is security checkpoint since I’ll have to go through security after arriving at San Diego on Alaska at T1 then Hawaii airline at T2??
It depends. Again, I recommend not trying this, especially if you can't move quickly.
If you plan on using SAN to connect, it's best not to. You will most likely have to go through security process again if your gate isn't on same section, even if it's in same terminal. In terminal 1, Gate sections are 1-2, 3-10,11-18. And if you bought anything @ the previous airport\terminal, if it doesn't meet security requirements, it will be confiscated.
Arriving in San Diego via Alaska Air @11:04am. Leaving via United @12:10pm.
Is this possible? Will luggage make the connection?