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Check-in & Security





graphic photo of tram for arriving earlyArrive 2 hours before departure time during peak times

Departing passengers are advised to be inside AUS® Barbara Jordan Terminal at least 2 hours before their flight during peak times and 90 minutes otherwise. Peak departure times: 5 a.m. - 8 a.m., 11 a.m. -1 p.m., 3:30 p.m.  - 5:30 p.m. During these times passengers may encounter longer waits at security checkpoints. The first TSA checkpoint opens at 3:30 a.m.


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Please note: There is no parking in front of the terminal and violators will be fined.


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Most hazardous materials are forbidden in carry-on and checked baggage see




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Make your family's trip to the airport easier






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Our tips should make your experience a treat for everyone


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Prepare for your visit to AUS® and find services that will help


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Everything from false teeth to a sewing machine have turned up in our Lost and Found


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Frequently Asked Questions about AUS®

AUS® Tarmac Delay Plan