Transfer Level

This level is divided into RED on the North side, BLUE on the South side. To locate the correct terminal for a departing flight, please refer to Flight Information signs located near each elevator.

All arriving and departing passengers will pass through the Transfer Level (Level 3) of the Landside Terminal Building.

Departing Passengers take elevators or escalators up from Ticketing Level (Level 2).

Arriving Passengers take escalators or elevators down to Baggage Claim Level (Level 1).

Non-ticketed guests are not allowed to the Airsides. Visitors meeting incoming passengers may wait on the Transfer Level at the shuttle exit.

Visitors meeting or escorting passengers requiring special assistance, such as unaccompanied minors or the disabled, should report to the airline ticket counter (Level 2) for Airside authorization. Several conditions may apply for authorization, and it is issued solely at the discretion of the airline.

Transfer Level Details

  • All Landside Terminal shops and restaurants. There is at least one snack bar and gift shop located at each Airside. Some Airsides have extended food courts and restaurant options not available in the main terminal.
  • Public restrooms: a men's, women's facility is located in each corner of the level. Companion restrooms are located in each corner (except for Yeager Side).
  • Mail drops (including a large envelope & large package drop) are located in each corner on the side of the elevator core, adjacent to the public telephones.
  • Public telephones and data ports in each corner of the level.
  • ATM machines are located in the Tampa Bay Galleria.
  • Courtesy phones for passenger paging.
  • Smartecartes return only are located adjacent to escalator wells.
  • Airport Information Kiosks
  • Travelers Aid
  • Flight Information Monitors
  • Currency Exchange
  • Non-denominational Chapel
  • First Aid Room
  • Access to Marriott Hotel
  • Hair Salon/Shoe Shine
  • Observation Decks (smoking permitted)
  • Aviation Authority Board Room
  • Aviation Authority Offices