Airport Maps & Terminal Guide
Getting Around the Airport
The terminal structure at the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport consists of one terminal building structure with two levels: the Lower baggage claim level and the Upper level with the pre-security and post-security areas. Both levels of the SAV Airport house various facilities and services for the convenience and relaxation of the customers.
The Lower / First level of the terminal houses the baggage claim area with three baggage claim carousels and rental car counters. At the center of the level is a Visitor Information Desk. There are ATM machines provided via Bank of America, SunTrust, South State Bank, Carver State Bank, and Navy Federal Credit Union at various points. Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) are located throughout the lower level in case of any emergencies. Courtesy Phones are made available at either end of the lower level.
On the left and right of the lower level, there are exits to ride-sharing options such as Uber and Lyft. There are two Animal Relief Areas on the north and south end of the terminal for passengers carrying disposal boxes. Outside the terminal, the following ground transportation options are available: taxis, limos, and hotel shuttles.
The Upper level houses the security checkpoints providing access to the Gate Areas. Ticket counters for Air Canda, Allegiant Airlines, America, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Sun Country Airlines, and United. At the center of the level is a Visitor Information Desk. Near the desk, there is a Mother’s Nursing Room as well. There are ATM machines provided via Bank of America, SunTrust, South State Bank, Carver State Bank, and Navy Federal Credit Union at various points. Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) are located throughout the post and pre-security areas of the upper level in case of any emergencies. Courtesy Phones are made available at the upper level as well.
Other services and amenities on this level include power work stations, Mr. Willie’s shoeshine, passport clubs, and vending machines.
Food, Shops & Amenities
There are many options for shopping and dining around SAV airport. Some notable shops and restaurants include Georgia Lottery on the first level; Leopold’s Icecream, Southbound Taphouse, and Satchel in the pre-security area on the second level; and Burger King, Great American Bagel, and Beads on the Vine in the post-security area on the second level
The security checkpoints at the SAV airport are monitored by the Federal TSA - Transportation Security Administration. Only passengers possessing tickets are allowed to proceed beyond any of the security checkpoints. All security checkpoints provide access to the concourses and airplane gates.
The hours and wait times estimates for each security checkpoint can be found on the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport Security Wait Times Page.
- Arrive 1 1/2 hours (90 minutes) before flight time or check with your airline for respective tips
- Check the TSA security guidelines to find out what items are allowed through the checkpoints into the gate area
- Only the ground transportation companies authorized by the airport can conduct business in the terminal. For details on which companies are authorized, please see above
- The Visitor Information Desk can provide all information about any destination in North America by providing custom maps or brochures
- In case of lost items:
- Call your airline for lost items inside the aircraft, departure lounge, or at the ticket counters
- Call (912) 964-0514 to contact the airport lost and found