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San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

San Francisco terminal information

Effective December 1, 2016, Premier® members will be able to access the Premier check-in area at Terminal 3, near Doors 3 and 4.

San Francisco International (SFO) Airport Map

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Terminal map legend

  • Kiosk check-in/customer service center
  • Ticketing/check-in
  • Baggage claim
  • Immigration
  • Animal relief area
  • United Polaris® lounge
  • United ClubSM location
  • United Arrivals Lounge
  • United Premier® check-in
  • Medical center
  • Nursing room
  • Transfer shuttle, bus, monorail or train transport
  • Secure walkway
  • TSA pre-screening program

Terminal features

Terminal features
Features Terminal 3 Terminal 2 Terminal 1 International Terminal
Flights from terminal United, United Express Not available Not available In boarding area G: United, Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Copa Airlines, EVA Air, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines.

In boarding area A: Asiana Airlines, Avianca, Hawaiian.

Gates Gates 60 through 75, 77 through 90, G91 through G102 Not available Not available Gates G91 through G102 and A1 through A12
Ticketing/check-in Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kiosk check-in and customer service center Yes No No No
TSA security screening Yes Yes Yes Yes
Airport transit system Yes Yes Yes Yes
Baggage claim Yes Yes Yes Yes
United Club Yes, in Concourse F, Rotunda and near gate 70, boarding area E. No No Yes, across from the G terminal security checkpoint.
United Global First Lounge No No No Yes, in Concourse G between gates 98 and 100.
United Arrivals Lounge Yes, on the baggage level. No No No
Animal relief area Yes, pre-security in courtyard 4, arrivals/baggage claim level. Yes, pre-security in courtyard 3, arrivals/baggage claim level. Yes, pre-security in courtyard 2, arrivals/baggage claim level, and post-security in boarding area. Not available

TSA pre-screening is available

If you have applied to the TSA’s expedited pre-screening program and are flying on an itinerary wholly within the United States, please visit the TSA designated pre-screening checkpoint for security screening. View the TSA pre-screening program page to learn more about the program and view a list of other participating airports.

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