San Diego SAN Airport Terminal Map Overview

Main Terminal / Concourses at San Diego SAN Airport

San Diego Airport Terminal Layout, Getting Around, International Arrivals, Paging someone & Terminal Details & Current Airline Lounges:

The passenger terminal complex at San Diego International Airport consists of two active passenger terminals
- T1 & T2, which are next to each other connected by a walkway. (The former Commuter Terminal next to the Air Cargo Building is now only used for administrative purposes - pending future decisions.)

Getting around at SAN:  
1. BothTerminals are served, at their curbside bus stops, by accessible & free Red Bus shuttles running every 10 minutes. 
2. Outside of Terminal 1 is a  Skybridge to parking and ground transportation, the Red Shuttle Bus stop, the City Bus stop, Ground Transportation Plaza, passenger pick-up / drop-off and valet parking. 
3. Domestic arrivals can transfer between East & West Wings of T1 or T2.
4. The large Neal Ash USO Center (tel. 619-296-3192) is in Terminal 1, next to the Alaska Airlines ticket counter.

International Arrivals: International Arrivals are at Terminal 2.  Unless you have gone through US border clearance by participating airports, you need to go through passport check, retrieve checked bags, go through customs clearance* and - if transferring to another flight - re-check-in bag and (if needing to connect to another terminal) take the outside shuttle bus to your connection terminal, go through security check and on to your gate.
* Note that SAN now has eight self-service APC kiosks at Customs clearance - available to passengers holding US or Canadian passports, or are citizens of Visa Waver countries.
Paging Someone: Visual paging monitors are available throughout the terminals - use any of the wite courtesy phones or call from outside the Airport: 619-400-2900.
Recent Airline Changes: 
   1. United Express to LAX is now at T2 West
   2. American Eagle to LAX is now at T2 East
   3. Seaport Airlines is now in T1 at west end.

All terminals offer food & drink and retail concessions, including at their gate areas.

Terminal 1 of San Diego Airport with West & East Gates currently serves the following airlines:
   (a) at its West side (T1W): Alaska, Frontier, & Seaport, and
   (b) at its East side (T1E): Southwest Airlines .
A Skybridge leads to parking & ground transportation. In the center is the baggage claim area, and to the left the Alaska & United ticketing & check-in area.
Amenities inside the terminal include restaurants & stores, US Customs, currency exchange, Information booth, ATM machine, 1. 
Outside of Terminal 1 are transportation zones A - F and G - J, divided by the Sky Bridge;  The MTS Bus stations are near Zone G and A.

Terminal 2 of San Diego Airport - divided at check-in & departure areas into East & West sides: T2E & T2W - with T2W gates 33 - 50 and T2E gates 20 - 32,  currently served by  the following airlines:
   (a) at T2E: Air Canada, Allegiant, American, British, Japan, US Airways, Volaris & WestJet; and
   (b) at T2W: Delta, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United & Virgin America.
Passengers can obtain boarding passes at 'Smart Curbs' outside of the terminal, self-check-in bags at kiosks inside, and insert their boarding pass & enter the jetway through automatic gates.
On the elevated Departure Roadway (EDR) are the East & West Pavillions with baggage claim - both of which connect  to the separate ticketing & check-in level of T2E & T2W. From/to EDR is a walkway to the Arrivals level of Terminal 2, which includes 2 information counters currency exchange, Lost & Found, and baggage claims 1 - 6.  Outside of Terminal 2 are transportation zones K and R - Bus stations are near Zone O and R.
   T2 completed its extensive upgrade work by creating a new ticket lobby,  adding new jet gates, renovating existing gates, add more shopping & dining options, a spa & a duty-free shop. Two new pedestian sky bridges connect the dual-level roadway to the terminal. 
   T2's gateway area offers 14 restaurants - the latest & last of which is the 1,900 sq.foot 'The Prado' (based on award-winning 'The Prado at Balboa Park') - marking the completion of the Airport's Development Program, which included the expansion of concession options from 55 to 84, adding local & national favorites (The Pacifica, Breeze Cafe, Panda Express, Jack in the Box), and the refurbishment of shopping & dining offerings.  NOTE: At  'Airport Revenue News  Awards' in March 2015, San Diego Airport was the winner of  'Best Overall Concessions Program'.

Current Airline Lounges:
American Airlines Admirals Club - T2, inside security, to the left.  (tel. 1-800-237-7971)
Delta Sky Club - T2, between gates 37 & 38 (tel. 1-800-221-1212)
United Club - T1, Mezzanine level (tel. 1-800-241-6522).
Airspace Lounge operated by Swissport is a common-use lounge - located at post-security, in the corridor between T2E & T2W. It offers views, fullfood & bar menu, shower facilities & comfortable seating: open daily.  Fee: $25/day, with free entry for AMEX Platinum & Centurion cardholders.

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