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TSA Checkpoint Hours of Operation

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday & Saturday: 3:45 AM - 9:30 PM Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 3:45 AM - 8:30 PM

Plan Ahead Holiday Travel

Arrive early. Allow extra time for parking. We will have ample parking available for travelers and will open a remote overflow lot located on Ida J Gadsden Dr. if needed, and will provide a shuttle service to/from the Terminal. When meeting arriving passengers, meeters and greeters are encouraged to use the Airport Cell Phone Lot. The Lot is free, but drivers must stay with their vehicles at all times.
Please allow extra time for parking and plan to arrive at least 2-3 hours prior to scheduled departure time.
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SAVANNAH, GA – May 31, 2014     Passengers departing Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport should plan to arrive early and allow extra time to clear the TSA checkpoint due to screening equipment malfunction. Saturday morning an X-Ray machine used in the TSA Pre-Check lane malfunctioned requiring security personnel to route all passengers through two operational lanes. With increased weekend and Monday morning traffic, Airport officials are encouraging departing passengers to arrive a minimum of two, to two and one-half hours prior to flight time to ensure they make an on time departure.  TSA officials are anticipating that the Pre-Check lane will be closed at least through Monday, June 2.