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One hour 10 min layover in Newark; International -> Domestic connection. Enough time to clear customs?

Even without immigration and an infant it would be very tight on most airports. The time immigration takes does depend on the time of day and day of the week but also on your relative location in the ...
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Daughter flying alone from Athens Greece to Newark to Chicago - Need info/advice

There's a bunch of confusion here still, so I'll try to lay out all the steps in more detail. One note first. Airlines offer an "unaccompanied minors" service, where airline employees will escort ...
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Does Newark (EWR) have a hotel actually in the airport?

There's the Newark Marriott, which while not inside the airport is about as close as you can get. It's on the other side of the parking areas from the terminal as shown in the Google Maps image below. ...
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One hour 10 min layover in Newark; International -> Domestic connection. Enough time to clear customs?

That's really quite tight and not something I'd be comfortable with, especially with checked bags and an infant (I might give it a shot with Global Entry, no checked bags, and no infant, but that's ...
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Can I transit through the US without a visa?

No, there are no exceptions. If you need a visa for the US, and you don't have one, you will not be allowed on the plane or into the country. Your best bet is to contact the airline to see if they ...
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Do I clear Customs during a transit in the USA en route to Toronto?

Contrary to most other countries, there is no sterile international transit in the US. All passengers arriving in the US, whether it's their final destination or they transfer to a domestic or ...
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Are all inbound international passengers routed to the same customs hall at Newark Liberty International?

Only Terminals B and C have immigration facilities; they are separate from each other. Arrivals in Terminal B clear immigration in Terminal B, and arrivals in Terminal C clear immigration in Terminal ...
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Do I clear customs in EWR if I have an onward domestic flight? What about my luggage?

La Compagnie flies from France which doesn't have any pre-clearance airports. That means Do I need to go through customs, gather my luggage and then take the train or bus to terminal B, check in with ...
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Do I need to go through security at Newark airport after flying in from NC before boarding international flight to Ireland?

United Airlines operates out of all 3 terminals at EWR - terminals A, B and C - although the majority of flights arrive and depart out of Terminal C, and it's highly likely that both of your flights ...
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Newark Airport to central New Jersey on a student's budget

The answer is from official New Jersey transit: http://www.njtransit.com/sf/sf_servlet.srv?hdnPageAction=TripPlannerItineraryFrom The Average regular price $15.25 from Newark Airport Rail station ...
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Which is the NYC airport with the quickest customs operations?

Starting from London, the quickest option is to take BA1 from LCY to JFK on the "babybus". That undergoes pre-clearance at Shannon in Ireland whilst refueling, and so lands as a "domestic" flight. ...
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What is the step by step procedure of transfer from international terminal to domestic terminal at Newark Airport?

If you want to change your flight to go directly from EWR to BOS, I would contact United as soon as possible. Most likely, you will be subject to a change fee on top of any fare difference between the ...
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Which is the NYC airport with the quickest customs operations?

The answer depends not only on the airport, but also on the airline (as there are multiple immigration/customs areas in each airport) and the time of day. The US CBP has a website where you can check ...
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Newark transit from terminal B to terminal A on separate itineraries

When your flight lands in terminal B, you'll have to go through immigration to the front of the airport. From there, you'll see signs directing you to the Airtrain. Newark puts different airlines ...
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Flying United from Kansas City to Dublin

Is 41 minutes enough time Assuming one ticket, the answer is maybe. (Two tickets = NO WAY) United thinks it's doable: They sold you the ticket and are responsible for getting you to Dublin, even if ...
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New York City from Newark airport

There is a large variety of options for travel from Newark Airport to Manhattan. I have assumed you're travelling to the Port Authority Bus Terminal (as per the bounty), a short walk from Times Square....
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Daughter flying alone from Athens Greece to Newark to Chicago - Need info/advice

All international arrivals to the US work the same: You first go through immigration. Then you claim your bags from baggage claim. You take your bag through customs and make any necessary ...
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Landing in New York Newark, 5 hours until my flight at LGA. What's the best way to get there

There’s a shuttle bus service between the New York and New Jersey airports. That’d be the easiest and cheapest (in terms of reasonable solutions). https://www.nycairporter.com/ourservices/laguardia-...
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Newark Airport transfer - Luggage collection and drop off

I did this exact connection yesterday, so... Once you clear immigration/customs in terminal B you will immediately come to the baggage re-check area. Presuming that your bags are already tagged all ...
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Where do I pick up an Enterprise rental car at EWR?

The date on that Air Train map is July 28, 2008. Also, the map is hosted on the site of NJ Transit, which doesn't run the Air Train. The Air Train is a service of the Port Authority of New York and ...
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Is a 2-hour layover in Newark fine when traveling to Bombay?

Assuming you have purchased this as a single ticket, two hours should be quite sufficient unless your flight is significantly delayed. You won't go through any kind of immigration control departing ...
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Transfer time from Amtrak to EWR terminal B

It is a short walk and escalator ride from the Amtrak/NJ Transit platform to the AirTrain platform. The AirTrain ride from the rail station to the terminal is listed as 9 minutes to Terminal B, and ...
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How do I transfer from JFK to Newark after my flight from Germany?

CANCEL OR CHANGE THE RESERVATION If any possible, cancel this reservation and book something else. Transfer from JFK to EWR is very cumbersome and unpredictable. The airports are over 50km apart and ...
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Is 2 hours enough for a connecting flight at EWR? Doing BOG-EWR-BER (Terminal B to C)

If you're on a single ticket, the airline thinks you can make this connection. If the connection fails, the airline must get you on a subsequent flight to your destination, and put you up in a hotel ...
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Which is the NYC airport with the quickest customs operations?

JFK is not as bad These days, not if you're a British citizen, because you can use the APC kiosks which generally reduces waiting times significantly. They're also available at EWR, the less busy ...
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Do I need to re-check my bags when flying into the US on a transit through Newark Airport?

You don't have to carry your bags between terminals at Newark Airport. When you check your bag in Oslo it should be checked through all the way to BNA. However, like every US international arrival, ...
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How long does the airside shuttle take from Terminal A to Terminal C at Newark International?

This map from United is the best overall map I have seen of Newark. Then there is the official airport map. From the United map you can see that the airside bus departs from terminal A2 and ends up ...
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Connecting flight in Newark

On the outbound flight you will not need to re-clear security in Newark. You will also not need to clear immigration as the US doesn't have (physical) outbound immigration. You will simply need to ...
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What is Newark's (EWR) deplaning procedure for regional jets?

There are no turboprops flying United livery these days (nor Delta nor American); the ERJ135, ERJ140, and ERJ145 are all regional jets, not turboprops. That said, the smaller RJs can use the hardstand ...
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Is 90 mins enough to change from terminal C to A at Newark?

I'm guessing this is a United to United connection, in which case you might arrive into either Terminal B or Terminal C, although in either case the process is the same. You will need to go through ...
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