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Hello, I will be flying in from Narita to IAD at 1620 and would have a 1h10 min layover before the connecting flight departs to MCO at 1730. The flights are all in one booking. Would I have enough time to clear immigration and security assuming I have a checked bag? I am not a US citizen.
That is less than the recommended minimum International to Domestic connection time, especially with checked bags (90 minutes). That will be very difficult.
May I know what the minimum connection time is without checked bags?
90 minutes is still officially the minimum, but it may be doable in under 90 without checked bags if everything goes perfectly.
Hello, I am flying from Philly airport (PHL) to Dulles then to Beijing but my flight from Philly will land at IAD at 11:00 then my flight to Beijing is at 12:25, is my layover time enough? Do I have to recheck my luggage at IAD? Where do I go through immigration? PHL or IAD?
There is no US Immigration when leaving the US. You will go through Chinese immigration in China. If both flights are on United then all you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate and you have enough time.
I will arrive to IAD on an international flight at 3pm. I then have a domestic flight at 5:45pm. Will the above be sufficient time taking into consideration that I have to pass by the passport control (being a foreigner), claim my baggage, and then check in for the domestic flight?
Flying in on Delta from FRA arrive IAD 355pm. Trying to connect to ATL (also on Delta, but a separate reservation) at 5pm. I will have NO checked baggage. Do you think this 65 minute connection time is doable?
Delta does not fly from FRA to IAD. Please double check your reservation.
Soory- FRA through AMS to IAD.
OK, then that is still impossible. Even without checked bags you need at least 90 minutes, preferably a little more.
Unfortunately, you should plan on at least 2 hours. I went through IAD yesterday from LHR, with a 90+ minute connection to DEN. Even with Gobal Entry (which cut my customs wait to zero) it took 75 minutes to clear security and get out the basement that TSA uses to accommodate their massive queues. Our better yet, avoid IAD for connection.