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Portland Jetport Airport (PWM) TSA Security Wait Time Information

When you fly from Portland Jetport Airport, you do not need to worry about long lanes at security checkpoints. This airport is equipped with smart devices and is committed to making the travel experience as easy and safe as possible for all of its passengers.

Having the information about PWM wait times for security checkpoints will give you the comfort of enjoying a coffee for extra hours. Also, when you know the wait times at PWM airport, you can decide to attend online business meetings as well.

PWM Flight Delays

Before you head to the airport, be sure to check PWM Arrival Delays, PWM Departure Delays, or use iFLY's PWM Flight Tracker.

PWM Airport Security Checkpoints - Location and Hours

PWM has a security checkpoint that offers the TSA PreCheck option too. This helps travelers with easy passage through the checkpoints without waiting in queues for hours. The hours shown below are subject to change:

PWM Terminal 2 Checkpoint

Type: All passengers and TSA Pre

TSA Pre Hours: Daily, 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Portland Jetport International Airport recommends arriving 2 to 3 hours before your scheduled airline departure. Remember to arrive early and, if necessary, allow yourself enough time to park your car at the airport.

TSA Wait Times PWM

Portland Jetport airport wait times can vary greatly during busy days, holidays, and travel days as well. You can now check current wait times at Portland Jetport Airport, but keep in mind that the PWM wait times you see right now may not be valid when you reach the airport!

TSA PreCheck at PWM

TSA PreCheck lanes are available at both security checkpoints at PWM airport. Frequent travelers and others who do not want to wait for long can sign up for TSA's PreCheck program at Portland Jetport International Airport. Once signed in and approved, you will get a Known Traveler Number that helps you with access to an easy screening lane.

Now with PreCheck, passengers don't need to remove shoes, belts, remove laptops from cases, and more. It is assumed that with PreCheck, you will need to wait for less than 5 minutes in a line for a security check.

The office hours for PreCheck at the Portland Jetport Airport location are from 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM daily.

Portland Jetport Airport Wait Times

Portland Jetport Airport's security wait times are approximate. And, the wait times at a PWM airport may change depending upon various factors.

Therefore the TSA always urges travelers to arrive at the airport in advance of scheduled flight departures. This helps you with PWM security wait times, digital displays, and programs that assist you in travel planning. Do not forget to check wait times for the ticket counter with your airline.

Please note that each airline has a recommended arrival time, and you need to arrive at the airport accordingly. All airlines prefer that travelers should arrive at the check-in counter and the flight's departure gate on time. The amount of the advance arrival time required varies depending on the airline you are using.

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Helpful Tips & Resources

iFly.com can help you get to, through, and between airports around the world. Here are some things you may need to know that can help you on your journey specific to PWM: 

  • Once you get through security, pull up the interactive terminal map to navigate to your gate, and see all the restaurant and shopping options along the way.
  • Remember that a great low-cost alternative to parking within the airport  facility is to use on off-airport parking lot.  They offer lower costs, a bit further away from the terminals. Reserve here.
  • If you have some time before your flight's departure, be sure to grab a bite, peruse the shops, or jump on the free wifi and get caught up on those emails.
  • Lose something while in the terminal area?  Find the contact info you need for lost & found here.
  • If your flight is arriving to the airport from another city and need a quick way to get to your destination, give a call to one of these taxi or limo service providers.

TSA Pre Check at PWM



Terminal 2 Checkpoint