Travel Tips

Pre-Flight Preparation

Pre-Flight Preparation

A little preparation at home can make your journey more pleasant. Make sure you know which terminal your airline uses before coming to the airport.  More >>>

Getting to the Airport

Getting to the Airport

McCarran International Airport is located at 5757 Wayne Newton Boulevard, just two miles from the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and 15 miles from downtown and is easily accessed via I-215, Tropicana Avenue, or Russell Road. Not sure how to get the airport? Get driving directions here.  More >>>

Passenger Pick Up

Passenger Pick Up

Picking up friends or family at the airport? McCarran makes it fast and easy.   More >>>

Passenger Drop Off

Passenger Drop Off

As of June 27th, all foreign flag carriers operate from Terminal 3. Some domestic airlines will relocate there in July. Make sure you know which terminal your airline uses before coming to the airport.  More >>>

Parking

Parking

From Short Term to Valet, McCarran International Airport has more than 17,000 public parking spaces offering a variety of choices to meet your needs. Learn which option is best for you. Parking facilities are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  More >>>

Meeting Places

Meeting Places

Although only ticketed passengers are allowed beyond the security checkpoints, you are welcome to meet your party at other locations in the non-secure areas of the airport. If you need to meet your party at the gate, exceptions can made made for children traveling alone or passengers with special needs. Please advise the airline.   More >>>

Security Travel Tips

Security Travel Tips

Security at McCarran International Airport is a team effort. We work closely with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to make your airport experience as safe and efficient as possible. Knowing the security regulations before you come to the airport can speed your trip through passenger screening. Learn what you can do to help.  More >>>

Checking In

Checking In

The airport recommends that you get to the Ticketing/Check-In area at least 90 minutes before your departure, with international travelers allowing at least two hours. This will give you plenty of time to check in, pass through security screening and get to your departure gate. Are you tech savvy? Learn what options are available to make checking in fast, easy, and convenient.  More >>>

Airport Information & Assistance

Airport Information & Assistance

For paging, general information, flight information, or parking information, call 702.261.5211. If you have questions or need assistance while at McCarran, Passenger Service Representatives are available in the terminal and at the information booths. Just look for the friendly staff in the maroon jackets.   More >>>

Traveler T.I.P.S. Videos

Traveler T.I.P.S. Videos

Las Vegas-style video vignettes to help guide you through the security checkpoints more efficiently.  More >>>