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Frequently Asked Questions

Are private areas available should I receive a pat down as part of screening?

Yes. Private screening areas are available upon request at each checkpoint in Austin’s airport.

AUS Terminals (Barbara Jordan & South Terminal)

The ABIA Barbara Jordan Terminal currently has 34 gates and services the following airlines – Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American Airlines, British Airways, Delta Air Lines, jetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Vacation Express, and WestJet.

Opened April 13, 2017, the three gate AUS South Terminal services the following airlines – Allegiant Air and Frontier Airlines. The South Terminal has its own entrance for picking up and dropping off passengers, parking, check in and ticket counters, security checkpoint and other amenities. The South Terminal is not accessible from the Barbara Jordan Terminal. For more information, maps and directions for the South Terminal that is located off Emma Browning Ave click here to go to the South Terminal website.


Can I bring a beverage through the security checkpoint?

Remember 3-1-1 for liquids, gels, and aerosols in carry-on luggage:

  • Three ounces per container
  • In a clear, one-quart bag
  • One per passenger.

These bags should be placed in bins going through x-ray like other