Green Airport braces for heavy holiday traffic through Monday


The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) anticipates an increase in passengers traveling in and out of T.F. Green Airport and the InterLink for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. Air carriers report busier than usual passenger levels starting today and continuing through Monday, Nov. 26.

Travelers are encouraged to allow extra time to navigate from the parking areas to ticketing through the security checkpoint. Park on-airport and receive low rates from $10 per day to $50 per week. For more information and discount coupons, visit

The InterLink, with its 20 daily (weekday) commuter trains between southern Rhode Island, the airport, Providence, Boston and points in between, is also a convenient travel option for the holidays. Visit for a complete service schedule.

For added convenience, the airporthasabusiness travel/frequent travel lane at the entrance of the security-screening checkpoint.This lane is available for use by eligible passengersbetween 4:30 and 8:30 a.m. daily.Southwest Fly By and A list passengers and select US Airways and Delta passengers canalso use this lane from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. daily. All passengers will be screened by TSA at this point.

Meeters and greeters are reminded to connect with their party in the lower level baggage claim area. For updated flight information, visit


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