Philadelphia International Airport Terminal A West

Opened in 2003, it is the main international terminal of Philadelphia Airport.


Terminal A West serves all international flights that doesn’t require US Preclearance facilities. On the other hand, it has US Immigration and Customs services.


It is home of American for its domestic and international services, and also for Icelandair, Lufthansa, British Airways and Qatar Airways.


International Arrivals gets to the boarding gates located in both Terminal A West and Terminal A East, while they are processed at Terminal A West.


Terminal A West is home of 13 boarding gates: A14-A26.



Transfer between terminals

Terminal A West is connected to Terminal A East through the ticketing area.




Take a look to the levels at Terminal A West:

- First level: Arrivals level. It connects with the Garage A West.

Find in this level the baggage claim area 1 to 4, along with other services such as ATMs, information desk, toilets, cash dispensers, baggage trolleys, art exhibitions, animal relief area, water fountains, and ground transportation options: taxi, van service, hotel and parking courtesy shuttles.


- Second level: Ticketing and Departures level. Please note that this level is connected to Terminal A East ticketing level.

Services: Airport lounges, mother’s room, food, drink and retail concessions, information desk, toilets, duty free, Hudson news, charging points, ATMs, currency exchange, animal relief areas, waiting areas, police station, art exhibitions, children’s play area, post office, shoe shine.


- Third level: International Arrivals.

Services: ATMs, currency exchange, art exhibitions, charging stations, global entry enrollment, toilets and food, drink and retail concessions.



Flight Status

See the flight status at Philadelphia Airport Terminal A West




Find these services in Philadelphia Airport Terminal A West:


- ATMs
- Information desk
- Toilets
- Cash dispensers
- Baggage trolleys
- Art exhibitions
- Animal relief area
- Water fountains
- Mother’s room
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Duty free
- Hudson news
- Charging points
- Currency exchange
- Animal relief areas
- Waiting areas
- Police station
- Children’s play area
- Post office
- Shoe shine


See more Services here.




PHL Airport Terminal A West is equipped with the lounges:


- American Admirals Club: Location: Terminal A West, Gate A15.

- The Centurion Lounge: Location: Terminal A West, Gate A14.