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Published on Tuesday, July 2, 2019

High Traffic Expected at San Antonio International Airport during Fourth of July

CONTACT: Rich Stinson, O: 210-207-1509
C: 912- 433-2329,
Tonya Hope, O: 210-207-1515
C: 210-400-7428


SAN ANTONIO (July 2, 2019) – Summer is always a busy travel time and this Fourth of July Week is expected to be bustling at San Antonio International Airport (SAT). Many of the airlines are offering special discounted fares and travelers are taking advantage of the deals. Most of the airlines are booked to 100% capacity and more than 58,000 travelers are expected over the next few days.


This is the perfect time to remind travelers to prepare for the busy season.


Early Arrival: Passengers are encouraged to arrive at least two hours before their domestic flights and three hours before international flights.


Check Flight Status Online: Passengers are able to check their flight status before they leave home and receive email alerts from the airline.


Print Your Boarding Pass Early: Passengers can print boarding passes at home or download to their cell phones before they arrive or can use the convenient airline check-in kiosk at the airport.


Give Yourself Enough Time to Park at SAT. There are 8,674 parking spaces between all of the garages and lots. If parking in the short-term parking garage, let the Park Assist System guide you to an available parking spot. It uses a green light for available spots, red for unavailable and blue for available ADA/Handicapped parking. You can also visit the airport’s website at or use the Park Assist App to know the number of available parking spaces before you depart. If you have any questions about parking rates or availability please call 210-207-3465.

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Author: Melanie Morales (GPA)

Categories: City News, Aviation