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Security

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

All security checkpoints are managed by TSA, where security checks take place before boarding your flight. Prior to departure, review these helpful tips to ensure you’re ready.

TSA checkpoint hours:

It’s recommended to arrive at least 90 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights, and two hours for international flights.

Concourse A

4 a.m.-8:30 p.m.

Concourse B

4 a.m.-8:30 p.m.

Concourse C

4 a.m.-8:30 p.m.

Passengers moving through the security checkpoints should anticipate waiting on average for:
2 minutes and 12 seconds

Estimated Wait Times For Today

4 am - 5 am
9 m

5 am - 6 am
6 m

6 am - 7 am
6 m

7 am - 8 am
34 m

8 am - 9 am
30 m

9 am - 10 am
29 m

10 am - 11 am
28 m

11 am - 12 pm
4 m

12 pm - 1 pm
34 m

1 pm - 2 pm
13 m

2 pm - 3 pm
15 m

3 pm - 4 pm
20 m

4 pm - 5 pm
10 m

5 pm - 6 pm
8 m

6 pm - 7 pm
9 m

7 pm - 8 pm
2 m

* Wait times are estimates, subject to change, and may not be indicative of your experience.

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Using biometrics to identify you, CLEAR offers a touchless way to get through security.

Frequently asked questions about security

It’s recommended to arrive at least 90 minutes prior to departure for domestic travel (within the United States) and two hours prior to departure for international travel.

TSA has a great resource for travelers who are planning ahead with their packing. Head to their “What Can I Bring?” webpage to do a search for any items you’re considering packing, and check whether they’re better to be checked or stored in your carry-on.

Be sure to read up on how to transport firearms and ammunition with TSA, and also contact your airline about its own rules.

For passengers who would like support during the screening process, TSA Cares is available upon request.

Per TSA, adult passengers 18 and older must show valid identification at the security checkpoints. For a full list of accepted identification, visit TSA’s acceptable identification list.

The REAL ID is a federally compliant identification that will establish minimum security standards for license issuance. Once the REAL ID goes into effect, it will be required for air travel within the United States. The deadline to acquire the REAL ID is May 7, 2025. Learn more on the Department of Homeland Security’s website.

Check out TSA’s list of frequently asked questions, or reach out to them directly.