Security Screening at the Checkpoints
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is responsible for security screening at Airport checkpoints. There is at lease one TSA Security Checkpoint open around the clock in each Sky Harbor terminal.
Here’s where you can get detailed information:
- Advanced Imaging Technology
- Pat Downs
- Travel Tips
- MyTSA iPhone app
- TSA website
- Contact the TSA: (866) 289-9673
- TSA blog
- Expedited Screening Info
TSA PreCheck Hours of Operation
Please note: PreCheck operating hours are subject to change based operational necessity. Expedited Screening is available during all operational hours.
Terminal 2 – 5 a.m.-2 p.m.
Terminal 3 – 5 a.m.-2 p.m.
Terminal 4, Checkpoint A – 5 a.m.-7 p.m.
Terminal 4, Checkpoint B – 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Terminal 4, Checkpoint C – 5 a.m.-7 p.m.
Terminal 4, Checkpoint D – 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
TSA Cares Program
In an effort to assist those travelers with disabilities and medical conditions, the TSA has a help line that addresses travelers’ questions about screening policies, procedures and what to expect at the security checkpoint. Call 1-855-787-2227 or find out more.
Download the MyTSA App on your smartphone for important TSA information at your fingertips. The app features a "Can I Bring My..." tool where travelers enter in an item to see if it is permitted. Additionally, the app also features wait-times at Airport security checkpoints.