TPA All Access

The TPA All Access program is currently suspended as we evaluate the passenger volumes at our security checkpoints. We're sorry for any inconvenience. 

At TPA, there’s so much more to do than fly. Flame-grilled oysters at Ulele. Beer brewed on site at Cigar City. Fine dining at the Cafe by Mise En Place. The only Potbelly’s in the state. Our post-security options are now open to all – so come join us to dine, shop and #ExploreTPA.

Check out the delicious options available at each airside with our shopping and dining guide.

The Details
TPA All Access passes are now available every day - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Limited to 25 people per airside; one airside per visit.
Visitors under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Reservation and Check-in Process

  1. Sign up for TPA All Access at least 24 hours prior to your visit by clicking on the link below. You will be redirected to the scheduling site.
  2. Go to the Information Kiosk located on Level 3 of the Main Terminal on the day of your visit to pick up your TPA All Access Pass. Must show valid photo ID to obtain pass.
  3. Proceed through security checkpoint at your designated airside (same requirements as ticketed passengers).

Those participating in the TPA All Access program are subject to the same security screening regulations as passengers boarding a plane. All items prohibited in carry-on luggage, including liquids, aerosols and gels, apply to personal items taken through security. Please review a list of all TSA prohibited items here.

“The Transportation Security Administration of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security requires us to collect information from you for purposes of watch list screening, under the authority of 49 U.S.C. section 114, and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004.  Providing this information is voluntary; however, if it is not provided, you may be subject to additional screening or denied transport or authorization to enter a sterile area. TSA may share information you provide with law enforcement or intelligence agencies or others under its published system of records notice.  For more on TSA Privacy policies, or to view the system of records notice and the privacy impact assessment, please see TSA's Web site at” 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the TPA All Access Program?

The program allows members of the general public who are not flying to visit Tampa International Airport and enjoy all the post-security (Airside) amenities. For example: • Sipping exclusive, handcrafted craft beer at Cigar City on Airside C. • Flame-grilled oysters at Ulele, also on Airside C. • Florida’s only Potbelly’s sandwich shop – located on Airside E • Iconic Tampa Bay restaurants like the Cafe by Mise en Place on Airside F and the Columbia Cafe on Airside E. Check out our shopping and dining guide for a full list of all our offerings.

What are the hours and restrictions?

Guests may arrive any time between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. on the day of their approved visit. Please note that operating times vary, and not all shops, restaurants or amenities may be open during your visit, especially if you arrive at the later end of the visiting window. Guests are welcome to shop at the Duty Free stores located at Airsides E and F, but may not purchase tobacco or alcohol products.

How do I get Airside access?

Fill out  a registration form at our TPA All Access scheduling site. 

What items can I bring with me?

TPA All Access visitors are subject to the same security regulations as ticketed passengers. All prohibited items as well as liquids and aerosol cans apply to TPA All Access holders. Please bring only one personal item through the security checkpoint.

Can minors use the TPA All Access program?

Yes, minors are allowed to participate but must be accompanied by an adult. Every person participating must complete a separate online registration and receive approval.