crox1 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2005, 305 posts, RR: 3 Posted (1 year 8 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 2169 times:
I am looking to book flights to DAB from London next month, only 2 carriers are offering tickets, DL/KL/AF and US. US has by far thebetter schedule and price, but, this involves a connection in CLT of only 95 minutes. Is this enough time to clear immigration and customs??.
Whats your opinions on this
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Cubsrule From United States of America, joined May 2004, 23023 posts, RR: 20
Reply 1, posted (1 year 8 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 2166 times:
It should be. You'll want to use one of the security checkpoints toward the east (D/E) end of the terminal once you clear customs, as those tend to have shorter lines. The new E checkpoint is often totally empty.
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gabrielchew From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2005, 3270 posts, RR: 12
Reply 4, posted (1 year 8 months 1 week 22 hours ago) and read 2094 times:
I flew LGW-CLT-DCA (in Dec 2009)....immigratioon was slow. After 30 minute wait at immigration, they hadn't even finished getting the bags onto the carousel....serious slow work guys! Anyway, I had around 2.5 hours, so had plenty of time. 95 mins should be ok...make sure you get a seat near the front.