Priority Security Clearance at Select Airports

Priority Security Clearance provides eligible customers expedited access to security screening via an exclusive access lane at the security screening points and times listed below. The service is available to:

  • passengers travelling in Business Class and
  • Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class (at most airports).

To benefit from this service, simply present your Boarding Pass with eligibility indicator (i.e. Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K or Elite 35K).

Canada

Toronto (YYZ)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic, International and Transborder Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K

Montreal (YUL)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic and International Security Clearance Service offered daily
Transborder Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K

Vancouver (YVR)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic Security Clearance (Pier C) Service offered daily
International Security Clearance Service offered daily
Transborder Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K

Edmonton (YEG)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic and International Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K

Winnipeg (YWG)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K

Calgary (YYC)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic Security Clearance ("A") Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K
Look for signs indicating "Air Canada Priority Lane"

Ottawa (YOW)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic and International Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K

Halifax (YHZ)

  Priority Security Clearance Hours
Domestic and International Security Clearance Service offered daily
Eligibility Business Class, Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K


USA

Priority Security Clearance is available to Business Class passengers at all of the U.S. airports listed below.

At airports marked with an asterisk (*), the service is also offered to Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class:

  • Atlanta (ATL)
  • Chicago O'Hare (ORD)*
  • Dallas Fort Worth*
  • Denver (DEN)
  • Fort Lauderdale (FLL)*
  • Fort Myers (RSW)
  • Honolulu (HNL)
  • Kahului (OGG)
  • Los Angeles (LAX)*
  • Miami (MIA)*
  • Newark (EWR)*
  • New Orleans (MSY)*
  • New York (LGA)*
  • Orlando (MCO)*
  • Philadelphia (PHL)
  • Phoenix (PHX)*
  • Pittsburgh (PIT)*
  • San Diego (SAN)
  • San Francisco (SFO)
  • Seattle (SEA)
  • Tampa (TPA)*
  • Washington, D.C. (DCA)
  • West Palm Beach (PBI)

* Look for signs indicating First and Business Class access.

Outside North America

Brussels (BRU)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class as well as Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class.

Copenhagen (CPH)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class as well as to Altitude Super Elite 100K customers travelling in Economy Class.

Frankfurt (FRA)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class.

Geneva (GVA)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class as well as Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class.

Istanbul (IST)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class. Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class may obtain a Priority Security Clearance access card at check-in.

Look for signs indicating "TAV Passport".

London Heathrow (LHR)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class as well as Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class.

Madrid (MAD)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class as well as Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class.

Milan Malpensa (MXP)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class as well as Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class.

Munich (MUC)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class.

Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class. Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class may obtain a Priority Security Clearance access card at check-in.

Look for signs indicating "Accès no 1".

Rome (FCO)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class. Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class may obtain a Priority Security Clearance access card at check-in.

Sydney, Australia (SYD)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class. Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers travelling in Economy Class may obtain a Priority Security Clearance access card at check-in.

Look for signs indicating "Express" or "E".

Tel Aviv (TLV)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class.

Tokyo-Haneda (HND)

Priority Security Clearance is available to Altitude Super Elite 100K, Elite 75K, Elite 50K and Elite 35K customers.

Zurich (ZRH)

Priority Security Clearance access is available to passengers travelling in International Business Class.


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