The Long and the Short of Airport Wait Times : Business Traveler USA

Buyers at Miami Global have the longest stability and passport control wait around moments, Raleigh-Durham has the shortest

Passengers at Miami Intercontinental airport can depend on an typical of just beneath 47 minutes to get via safety and passport handle, supplying MIA the dubious title of the US airport with the longest mixed wait around moments.

In accordance to a research from luggage storage supplier Bounce, the speediest intercontinental airport in place for these processes is Raleigh-Durham Global, where by mixed wait occasions for security and passport command clock in at an ordinary of 16 minutes.

The good news for MIA vacationers is that the airport does not have either the longest security wait around (that title belongs to Palm Beach Intercontinental, with an ordinary wait around time of some 36 minutes), or the longest passport control time (that goes to another Florida airport, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, at more than 28 minutes).

Total Fort Lauderdale was the airport with the next longest blended ordinary hold out situations, behind MIA at just above 46 minutes, whilst San Francisco Global came in third at just under 46 minutes. Not amazingly, John F. Kennedy in New York (45 minutes) and Chicago O’Hare (39 minutes) rounded out the best five.

Subsequent Raleigh-Durham on the list of airports with the shortest put together regular wait around instances were being Baltimore-Washington International and Charlotte Douglas, equally at 19 minutes, and Newark Liberty, Cincinnati and Detroit Metropolitan, all just at 20 minutes.

Phoenix, San Antonio, Austin-Bergstrom and Sacramento rounded out the best ten record of shortest wait around times, each submitting blended typical instances between 22 and 24 minutes.

The wait around moments were being identified by analyzing details from the Transportation Protection Administration and US Customs & Border Protection, in accordance to Bounce.

By Harriet