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.

Airport Police Department

Passenger safety at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport is our top priority. The Airport Police Department maintains a constant state of readiness and is a full-service law enforcement agency comprised of sworn police officers and support personnel. The Airport Police Department provides traditional law enforcement services in addition to enforcing federal regulations associated with transportation security. Sections of the department include Patrol, K-9, Crime Prevention, Traffic, and Administration.


Dial 9-1-1
Non-emergency/File a Police Report


Fly to new heights with an exciting career as a Certified Police Officer with the Airport Police Department at Savannah/Hilton Head International, which is one of the top domestic airports in the country. We offer several Savannah Airport Police jobs that will enhance your personal and professional development, with a benefits package that is unmatched within the region. We are looking for competent, enthusiastic, energetic and committed men and women who want an honorable career in law enforcement.


  • Competitive Pay
  • Employee Retirement Program
  • Weekly Pay on Friday
  • 10 Paid Holidays per Year
  • Paid Time off Each Month
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Gym Membership
  • P.B.A. Dues Paid for by the Department


  • 21 Years of Age or Older
  • Education – High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Georgia P.O.S.T. Certification or Possession of Certification Within a Year