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Spring Means Busy Times at Sky Harbor

by Public Relations | Published On: Mar 04, 2013 | Last Updated: 

March is the busiest travel time at Sky Harbor. Due to spring travel, America’s Friendliest Airport® has some important travel tips to make your journey as smooth as possible.

  • Arrive at the Airport two hours before your flight departs, especially if you are parking in economy areas or checking bags.
  • For updated information on parking lot and garage availability, visitwww.skyharbor/FindASpot or call our 24-hour parking hotline at 602-273-4545.
  • Wherever you go in the country, reserve your rental car in advance to ensure availability.
  • Remember before you come to the Airport, always look through your purse, briefcase and other carry-ons to ensure you don’t have weapons or other items prohibited past security.
  • Liquids and gels must be in 3 oz containers or less for carry-on bags use a zip top bag to conveniently carry your items. Larger quantities of medically necessary liquids are allowed at the discretion of TSA screeners. Visit or contact or 866-289-9673 for questions.
  • Visit on your smart-phone to access our mobile website to find out what food and shops are near your gate as well as other Airport information.
  • Use the free cell phone lots to wait for arriving passengers and avoid circling the terminals.

For additional travel tips, please visit our Travel Tips section.

Published March 4, 2013