COVID-19 Update

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) continues to sanitize and disinfect high traffic areas at the airport multiple times daily. Airport staff has developed and deployed sprayers that apply product in an effort to rapidly sanitize and disinfect large and high traffic areas at the Airport. CLE has installed shields at our information counter and police podiums. To assist our guests with social distancing, stickers have been placed around the facility to remind everyone to stay 6 feet apart. CLE has also designated line overflow locations on ticketing to maintain social distancing at peak travel times.


Federal Government Launches

The U.S. Departments of Transportation (DOT), Health and Human Services (HHS), Homeland Security (DHS), and State announced the establishment of a new web portal,, where airline passengers can receive updated information on how to ensure a safe and healthy travel experience. 

Read more here


Parking Update

The Brown Lot is closed at this time. Curbside Valet is also temporarily closed.

*The Airport will begin charging for parking as of June 1, 2020. Rates remain the same, anyone (customers) who parks in the lot prior to June 1st will not be charged for the term of their parking, anyone parking in Airport lots as of June 1st will be charged the daily rate.


The City of Cleveland and Airlines Require Face Coverings

The Mayor of Cleveland has mandated that masks be worn in public in the City of Cleveland, which includes the airport. Read the full ordinance here.

Most Airlines are requiring face coverings. Please check with your airline for additional information.


TSA Screening Location

CLE will operate South and Central Checkpoints all day and North Checkpoint as needed. Central Checkpoint will continue to be a TSA Pre-Check only Checkpoint.

Central Checkpoint Hours: 4:00AM - 10:15PM
South Checkpoint Hours: 4:00AM - 7:25PM
North Checkpoint Hours: As Needed

*Please note it’s still important to arrive early for your flight.


Cleveland Hopkins Airport TACKL Health (COVID-19 Testing)

COVID-19 Testing at the airport is voluntary, and not required by Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. More information on the TACKL Health program is available here.


Currency Exchange

While the Travelex stores are temporarily closed, Travelex has a foreign currency ATM outside the MT-290 store just inside the South TSA checkpoint. The currencies that can be purchased from this ATM are:

  • European Euros
  • British Pounds
  • Canadian Dollars
  • Mexican Pesos.

·Additionally, foreign currency can be procured on the Travelex website for next day home delivery at:


Non-Stop Flight Updates

For a current list of all non-stop markets, please click here.

*Please note that the airline schedules are dynamic and are expected to change.


Protecting our People

Our passengers, partners and employees are our main priority, to that end we’ve instituted the following measures in order to ensure everyone’s safety traveling, working and visiting CLE. Installed extra hand sanitizing stations have been added throughout the airport Increased frequency of cleaning efforts to disinfect restrooms, surfaces throughout the airport and other public areas with cleaning products intended to kill germs. Increased overhead announcements sharing social distancing and steps for recommended hygiene and hand washing are played throughout the terminals. Non-essential staff is working from home to avoid unnecessary exposure while reducing the overall number of people required to come to the airport on a daily basis.


Ground Transportation Center Update

As of April 1, CLE is moving forward with our Ground Transportation Center update. Click here to read the press release.


Dining and Shopping at CLE

Not all restaurants and shops are operating. Here is what is open:

  • Auntie Anne’s - Main Terminal & Concourse B
  • Bar Symon - Concourse C
  • Bruegger's Bagels - Main Terminal
  • Chick-Fil-A - Main Terminal Food Court
  • Cinnabon - Main Terminal
  • Currito - Main Terminal Food Court
  • Dunkin’ Donuts - Main Terminal Food Court
  • Great Lakes Brewing Co - Concourse C
  • Hudson Booksellers - Main Terminal
  • Hudson News - Main Terminal & Gate C8
  • Inca Teas - Concourse B
  • Inca Café - Concourse C
  • Menchie's - Concourse B
  • Panini's - Concourse A
  • Potbelly - Concourse C
  • Pub - Main Concourse
  • Quaker Steak & Lube - Concourse B
  • Sammy's Beach Bar & Grill - Concourse A
  • Subway - Concourse B
  • Subway - Ticketing
  • Vino Volo - Concourse B

To see more about our amenities throughout the airport, please click here.


Flights at CLE

Please check with your airline for flight status before coming to the airport. Click here to contact your airline.


Additional COVID-19 Resources

The Cleveland Department of Public Health has released information about the Novel Coronavirus for Travelers, click here to learn more. To see the latest from the Ohio Department of Health, Click here.