Questions tagged [airport-terminals]

Buildings housing administrative functions of airports, such as check-in, Security, Customs and Immigration, reception and concourse areas for passengers and often shops, lounges and other facilities such as information counters, foreign exchange desks, meeting points and medical facilities.

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I'm meeting my fiancee from Russia this September and would like to meet her in the terminal. Is this possible?

My fiancee and I met - appropriately - in an airport last November in Goa, India. She is from Siberia. We touched bases by email and then started getting more serious till I proposed to her on a ...
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What are the differences between terminals and gates?

My wife is a little concerned since she will have to fly by herself soon, and she just wanted to know what are the differences between the two?
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Can I ride on the Gatwick monorail after bag-drop/check in?

I'm flying from Gatwick for the first time next week with a train nerd son. We are flying from the North Terminal. After we've dropped our bags (have checked in online already) can we ride the ...
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Billing adress and check in

I have a few questions before I check in for my flight: On my confirmation details page, it states that I am not able to check in online and I can do it at the airport free of charge. But, because ...
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What Gates/Wing of the Terminal at Schiphol for KLM's Alitalia Flights to Rome?

Does anyone know the typical wing of the Schiphol terminal where Alitalia flights depart for Fiumicino Airport outside of Roma?
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Can a Kazakh national transit in Dubai without a visa?

I am a Kazakh passport holder. I'm travelling from Delhi via SpiceJet to Dubai, landing at Terminal 1 in the early morning. On the same day in the late evening I have a flight to Astana via flydubai ...
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Does an Indonesian citizen need a transit visa at Munich airport? [duplicate]

I am UK citizen travelling from New Delhi to Munich on Lufthansa where I need to change planes and terminal to get a Condor flight to Agadir. The travel agent informed me that I must collect and check ...
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Where do flights from Dublin to LHR Terminal 5 arrive (A, B or C)?

I have a connection to Oviedo from Terminal 5 later. Do I need to go past customs before my Oviedo flight?
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What is the first entrance to the airport called? [closed]

I am looking to know the terminology. I will start with the sequence in reverse so everybody understands what I'm trying to figure out - Gate - This is where you are finally checked along with your ...
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How can I get from Heathrow T5B to T5A?

I am taking a domestic flight departing from London Heathrow Terminal 5, probably T5A. A family member is taking an earlier international flight that same day, probably departing from satellite ...
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How to tell if your flight has an air-bridge or stairs?

A colleague has a family member who struggles with the stairs, and wouldn't be able to climb (injury). They've spotted a trip to Tasmania on Jetstar from Sydney, but are wondering if the planes have ...
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Waiting at Frankfurt Airport Before Check-in

We are travelling abroad from Frankfurt airport. Our flight is at night 9 pm. But we plan to reach the airport by evening (3 pm), way before the 3 hours check-in time. So is there a warm place where ...
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Temperature in airport is cold for hygenic or/and safety concerns?

I have been watching this mini-series: X-RAY: MEGA AIRPORT. In part 3 of the series, they talked about inability of a fire to spread in a cold environment as a reason that Airports are cold. An ...
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Do airlines often change airport terminals of scheduled flight?

Are airport terminals defined when flights are initially scheduled, or airlines/airports change them and/or make them available to passengers as flight departure approaches? (similar to gate numbers)
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Traveling between Terminals 1 and 2 at CDG

I will be arriving into Terminal 2 of CDG (Paris), while my other family members will be arriving into Terminal 1 a few hours later. Is it possible to meet them at Terminal 1 and go through customs ...
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How do I transfer from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 at Dubai International Airport? [duplicate]

I am traveling with connecting flight where I have two different tickets: from Kiev, transit Dubai, to Kigali, Rwanda.
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Is it possible to go from Terminal 1 to Terminal 3 at Abu Dhabi (AUH) airside (without leaving security)?

I have a flight departing out of Terminal 3, but I'd like to use the lounges available in Terminal 1 (e.g. for Priority Pass, for which there are no lounges available in Terminal 3). After clearing ...
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Returning to UK from John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY

I would like to know what the procedures are on departing JFK. I'm allowing three hours before my flight. Will that be enough? What do I do then? Where do I find check-in?
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Solo traveller from UK to John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY

I'm a single traveller going to JFK for my 70th Birthday. I'm very anxious. I have baggage to collect. I have no idea what to do after landing. What happens and where do I go first, will I be told?
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At JFK, can you move between terminals airside on domestic flights?

When arriving at JFK (or any US airport) on an international flight that didn't have pre-clearance, I know that you have to clear immigration, collect your bags, clear customs, re-drop bags, change ...
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Can I go to Terminal 2 from Terminal 1 in Dubai International Airport?

I am landing in Terminal 1 of Dubai International Airport (DXB). I want to take a bus to Terminal 2 to go to Abu Dhabi. Is it possible to go to Terminal 2 from Terminal 1?
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Edward Snowden has been in 'transit' in Moscow for days now. What's the longest possible you can just stay in a terminal?

If Putin and others are to be believed, Edward Snowden has been airside in transit in Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport for close on a week now. Is there an international 'record' that anyone's done not ...
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Is it possible to walk between all three terminals in Dubai Airport without leaving airside?

We are arriving into Terminal 2 on the 28th December and want to go to the business lounge in Terminal 1 before getting a flight from Terminal 3 eight hours later.

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