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San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

San Francisco International Airport (SFO), the “gateway to the Pacific,” is a world-class airport serving tens of millions of domestic and international passengers annually. One of the world’s 30 busiest airports, SFO is committed to setting the standard for our industry. This includes being a leader in safety and security, customer service and satisfaction, community relations, environmental commitment, quality of facilities, and financial and economic vitality. SFO was the first major U.S. airport to achieve 100 percent fully automated and integrated baggage screening. Today, efficient operations ensure our passenger screening wait times are among the shortest in the nation.

Manicure, facial, massage…at SFO, you’ll enjoy airport services that go far beyond the ordinary. To keep you looking and feeling your best, the airport have got a hair salon, spa and medical clinic. Visit our full-service travel agency for last-minute bookings, tickets and tours. You can even rent a DVD player with the latest movies to keep your family entertained along the way. And to feed the imagination, SFO’s museum galleries, aquarium exhibit and reflection room will help your spirit take flight.

Money and communications: ATMs are available in all terminals and boarding lounges. There is a full service bank in Terminal 3. Bureaux de change and automated currency exchange machines are located throughout the International Terminal. Telephones equipped with data ports are located throughout the terminals. Wireless Internet is available in all public spaces. Mobile telephones can be hired.

Luggage: There is a lost property office on the Arrivals level of Terminal 1Trolleys are available for a fee throughout the terminals. Left-luggage is available at the Airport Travel Agency, in the International Terminal.

Other facilities: These include a medical centre, nurseries, showers, a hair salon, shoeshine services and an aquarium.

Business service: The Airport Travel Agency in the International Terminal provides fax and photocopying services.

Service for Disabled Travellers: The airport is physically accessible and airline employees can assist passengers with disabilities before departure or upon arrival; passengers requiring wheelchairs should contact their airline prior to travel.

Hotels:  Hotels located very near the airport include the Holiday Inn San Francisco International Airport North, Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, San Francisco Airport Marriott and the Sheraton Gateway Airport . Courtesy telephones for hotel reservations are located on the Arrivals levels of all terminals.

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