According to a recent survey conducted by Priority Pass, 63 percent of travelers noted that getting to the airport on time is the single most anxiety-inducing aspect of travel. This begs the question – why not alleviate that anxiety entirely, simply by showing up to the airport earlier than you need to?
This story is part of the Matador guide to airports
I get it – waiting around in an uncomfortable chair, listening to repetitive droning over the PA system and nearly getting your knees nicked every few seconds by the roller case of some hurried traveler rushing to get to their gate, isn’t anyone’s version of a good time. Neither is panicking as the security line snakes its way through the terminal at a rate far slower than the clock ticking down to boarding time.