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Hi, im coming from Toronto to vancouver and then i am going to Seattle usa do i need to re-check my begs because my flight land at 9 am and my other flight is 10 am
You shouldn't have to re-check your bags but you may have to. Regardless you have just enough time. Go straight to US Departures when you arrive in Vancouver.
US citizen, flying in late June from Beijing to DFW through Vancouver. What is the process of clearing customs? I have an hour 45 between flights. Thank you
In Vancouver you will proceed directly to US Immigration and Customs Preclearance. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
Just to clarify, by "proceed directly" does this mean that I will not picked up my checked bag?
Your bags will be waiting for you in preclearance.
Will I still need to go through customs in YVR? Have 1 & 1/2 hr layover in YVR. This is one reservation with Air Canada.
Yes, you will have to go through Canadian passport control in Vancouver, you should have enough time.
I'm travelling from YYC to Vancouver and then to Beijing. I have about an hour in between my arrival to YVR and departure to Beijing. Is that enough time for me to make the Beijing flight ??
Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate if both flights are on the same reservation.
I am travelling to the US on a US passport at the end of May in the afternoon. Can you please tell me how much time I should allocate for getting through US customs?
Get to the airport at least 2 hours before your flight to be safe.
I have 1 hour to deplane the Denver flight and get through customs and make the flight to Edmonton. Will I have to pick up my luggage and recheck it?
You shouldn't have to.
I arrive in YVR on delta airlines from Seattle at 7:55 w carry on luggage. My flight to London is British airways at 8:55. is thAt enough time?
If it's two separate reservations and you have checked bags, no that is not enough time.
Do I have to exit secure area out of international and go through security again for domestic flight?
Yes, you do.
Hi, I am travelling from Melbourne Australia to LAX (Qantas) and connecting to a flight from LAX to YVR (Qantas codeshare with Westjet) arriving 11:15am into YVR.
My questions are:
1. Will I clear customs in LAX or YVR?
2. How much time do I need for connection/check in before I can take a flight from YVR to Victoria BC?
3. Will I need to change from international to domestic terminal?
Appreciate any advice.
Many thanks
You will go through US Immigration and Customs in LAX and Canadian Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. You need 3 hours for a flight on a separate reservation in Vancouver. It's all one terminal.
I am arriving in Terminal M- Main with Air Canada and taking Pacific Coastal from Terminal S- what is the distance and in what Concourse are the flights?
Mary Thiessen