Navigating IAH

Old Jul 19, 07, 6:58 pm
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Navigating IAH

Question about getting around IAH before departure: Rather than do the bag drop and navigate the security lines at Continental's C terminal, is it faster to do this in the international terminal (E) and then simply walk to the C-gates on the other side of security?
Thanks in advance for your input.
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Old Jul 19, 07, 10:00 pm
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Better yet, go through the B terminal and take the tram to C.
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Old Jul 20, 07, 9:45 am
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I don't think that it would be any faster. I have seen long lines at E and especially at B. It is nicer to transit through E than the other two however. Your domestic flight might actually leave out of E (as was the case for me just this week), so set a trip alert to let you know.
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Old Jul 20, 07, 10:48 am
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Depends on when you're leaving...

Early morning, I'd go with E and walk to C. Afternoon, it's a crapshoot either way.

C is a nightmare for check-in but they're working on it. Last couple of times through everything moved pretty well. I'll report more after my trip next week to SFO.
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Old Jul 27, 07, 11:08 pm
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Thanks all for the replies. Looking forward to the updates.

(IAH was busy tonite... Friday rush-hour plus afternoon T-storms...)
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