How to Avoid Queues at Airport

Mani Venkat

Avoiding airport queues can be a challenge, but here are some tips to help minimize your wait time:
  1. Check-in online
  2. Arrive early
  3. Use expedited security options
  4. Pack smart
  5. Choose the right time to travel
  6. Consider alternative airports
By following these tips, you can help minimize the time you spend waiting in queues at the airport
Here's what I've found works for me:

  • Online check-in is a lifesaver. I always do this the minute it opens - saves a ton of time at the airport.
  • Early arrival is key, but not too early. I try to get there right around the recommended window. That way, I'm not stuck waiting forever, but I also avoid the pre-dawn rush.
  • Expedited security can be a game-changer, especially if you travel frequently or with carry-on only. It's worth checking the costs and availability at your airport.