Air Travel Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Baggage and two separate tickets

Jump to last reply

Seems like this question is asked many times but I can't seem to make sense of it outside my own personal situation.
Leaving LAX on American Airlines. Landing at JFK and transferring to Aer Lingus for on to Dublin. Two separate tickets. We only have one hour 45 minutes. The Aer Lingus flight is group air. The travel agent tells us we have to claim our bag at American. Re-check them at Aer Lingus. Others tell me that is ridiculous. American will check them through to Dublin. If we can't through check them we are only going to take carry ons. American and Aer Lingus are baggage partners.
I am loosing sleep over this.

14 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Air Travel activity »
  1. 1 Anyone used webjet.com?
  2. 2 Health and Safety for time left sitting on the tarmac.
  3. 3 TAP Portuguese Air
  4. 4 Which One World Airline to Use: American, Cathay Pacific, JAL?
  5. 5 Do we need a 3 hour layover at DFW if coming from overseas?
  6. 6 90 minute change at heathrow terminal 5
  7. 7 Unsealed pills ok for airlines?
  8. 8 Delta has changed my flight three times (so far)!
  9. 9 redeeming dividend miles
  10. 10 Keeping AA miles alive
  11. 11 Taxis at CDG......
  12. 12 why hasnt price of airfare dropped?
  13. 13 United/Lufthansa code share--can't reserve seats until departure??????
  14. 14 Trip Report KLM stinks
  15. 15 Driver's License Expired and TSA
  16. 16 The beggining of the end of Airbus A380?
  17. 17 Trip Report Gimpy Geezer and Wife Fly Air France A380 Premium Economy from DC to Europe
  18. 18 Please help: Singapore to Tahiti to Hawaii to Singapore
  19. 19 Name on passport differs from air ticket
  20. 20 Korean Air Executive Resigns Post After Halting Flight Over Snack Service
  21. 21 To select a seat or not>
  22. 22 Using half of a RT ticket
  23. 23 United Flight- Houston/Tokyo
  24. 24 what if we do not continue flight?
  25. 25 Trip Report First time on 787 Dreamliner - great, mostly!
View next 25 » Back to the top