Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Airport Info

Fort Lauderdale Quick Answers:

Where do I drop off travelers for their flight?

The Virgin America ticket counter is located in Terminal 1. 

Which gates does Virgin America use?

Virgin America flights arrive and depart from gate C-9 in Terminal 1.

What am I allowed to take through the security checkpoint and carry on the airplane?

Learn more about prohibited items at the TSA website.

What kinds of items can I check in my luggage?

Learn more about potentially hazardous materials not allowed in checked baggage at the TSA's Hazardous Materials guide.

Is TSA Pre✓™ expedited screening available at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport?

TSA Pre✓™ expedited screening benefits are available for eligible guests. Click Here for more details.

City Name: Fort Lauderdale
Airport Name: Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (
Airport Code: FLL
Virgin America Gate(s): Virgin America uses gate C-9 in Terminal 1
TSA Pre✓™ Checkpoint Location: Terminal 1
Baggage Claim: Terminal 1, Carousel 3
Check-in Location: Terminal 1
Check-in Time: Check-in is recommended 90 minutes prior to flight departure. Checked baggage will be accepted up until 45 minutes prior to flight departure, and check-in closes 30 minutes prior to departure.
Counter Hours: 5:10 AM - 9:00 AM & 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM Eastern Time
Paging Phone #: 954.359.1201
Baggage Service Hours: 5:10 AM - 9:00 AM & 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM Eastern Time
Baggage Service Phone #: 954.359.2884