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Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) TSA Security Wait Time Information

The information about wait times for security checkpoints at the airport allows flyers to enjoy a cup of coffee or attend an online meeting before. Further, it makes you feel relaxed before heading to the departure gate.


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

MKE Airport Security Checkpoints - Location and Hours

MKE is a fairly busy airport, and there are only three checkpoints for travellers. And the good news is most of the checkpoints allow the PreCheck option and are equipped with smart devices. The hours shown below are subject to change:

MKE Concourse C Checkpoint

Type: All passengers and TSA Pre

TSA Pre Hours: Daily, 5:30 AM to 8 AM

MKE Concourse D Checkpoint

Type: All passengers and TSA Pre

TSA Pre Hours: Daily, 5:30 AM to 8 AM

MKE Concourses E Checkpoint

Type: All passengers and TSA Pre

TSA Pre Hours: Daily, 5:30 AM to 8 AM

Arrive at the airport two hours before flight time for international departures and at least 90 minutes for domestic flights. But when you are not checking your luggage along with you, then the carrier advises you to arrive at the airport at least 60 minutes before your scheduled departure time. Further, also allow yourself with sufficient time to park your car at the airport.

TSA Wait Times MKE

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport has set up an advanced technology known as Computed Tomography at the checkpoint to scan goods with 3-D imaging. Further, seven credential authentication technology (CAT) units are present there at the TSA checkpoints at the MKE. It helps them to move traffic as quickly as possible during busy days or travel days as well.

You can now check current wait times at Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, but keep in mind that the MKE wait times you see currently may not be applicable when you reach the airport.

TSA PreCheck at MKE

Get through the security checkpoint at MKE faster by signing up for TSA PreCheck. Have the benefit of accelerated TSA security screening. Enrol yourself online at TSA.gov or visit an Enrollment Center to take the benefits of TSA precheck. The cost for this is $85 for five years.

The office hours for PreCheck at the Milwaukee Mitchell Airport location Airport are Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 12 PM and 1 PM to 5 PM.

About Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport Wait Times

At Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, there is a digital display of the rough wait times at security checkpoints in the main terminal. This allows the security check procedure to be easy for passengers as well as reduces the wait time in security lines.

MKE airport TSA wait times available on this site are approximate and can vary depending upon various factors. Therefore it is imperative for travellers to arrive at the airport in advance of scheduled flight departures. This helps you with TPA security wait times, digital display, and programs that assist you in travel planning.

As every airline has a different arrival time, therefore, passengers should arrive at the check-in counter on time.

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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 MKE: 

  • 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 MKE


Terminal MAIN

Concourse C Checkpoint
Concourse D Checkpoint