Where to eat at Boston Logan International Airport (2023)

For the summer travel season, here's Eater Boston's guide to dining at Boston Logan International Airport. The best meal of your life probably won't be at Logan, but the airport has been undergoing a food renaissance of late, bringing in outposts of local icons (hello, Santarpio's) and increasing the number of serviced restaurants and kiosks within its walls. Most of those that were temporarily closed due to the pandemic have reopened. You can always find the latest information atairport website.

Jump to:

  • Best bets in Logan
  • Hovering around the terminal:Terminal A|Terminal B|Terminal C|Terminal E
  • Additional sources of food for travelers
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First, here are some general features inside the airport:

  • Berkshire Farms Market:This is a grab-and-go place, but it's good, with all kinds of local Massachusetts products, with an emphasis on the western part of the state. You can also find treats from the Boston area, like breakfast pastries from South End Buttery, for example. And it's a good opportunity to pick up last-minute local treats to give to those out-of-town friends you're visiting. [Two locations: after security, exit A6. post-security, door B20]
  • Boston Public Market:This mini versionpublic market in downtown Bostonfeatures several local vendors selling bagels, juices, seafood and more, all New England ingredients. [After insurance, exit C27]
  • Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse:This is his outposta chain of meat restaurants based in Bostonopens at 5am for breakfast every day. For lunch (starts at 10:30) and dinner there is plenty of steak, as well as seafood and pasta. [After insurance, exit C25]
  • Kelly's Roast Beef:This oneclassic chainspecializing in North Shore style roast beef sandwiches. There are grab-and-go options available, as well as some seating. [After security, exits B5 and B29]
  • Pravni morski prodvo:You're never too far from Legal in Logan, and the chain's many permutations are reliable options for raw bars, lobster, fish and chips, and more. [Subsequent security, exits B8, B26, C12 and E9.]
  • Luka:Italian restaurant with locations in Boston's North End as well as Rockland. Lucca's Logan location is open from 7am. until 30 minutes before the last departure. [After insurance, exit B15]
  • Monica's Market:North End'sthe best sandwich. The airport location is open for lunch and dinner. [After insurance, exit E7]
  • Otto:With locations around Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts, this pizza chain is always reliable. This location currently opens at 10:30am. [After insurance, exit B29]
  • Shojo:This onea popular spot in Boston's Chinatownnow open in the airport, it serves some favorites from the original location (including Shojonator burgers) as well as travel-friendly meals (like pasta and sides), and there's a full bar. [After insurance, exit C19]
  • Santarpio's:A stylish new East Boston outpostlegendary pizzas. [After insurance, exit C21]
  • The market:This is an offshoot of the Mediterranean-inspired restaurant centered around chef Jody Adams. On the airport menu you can find dishes such as flatbreads, spanakopita cigars, steak frites and more. currently open for lunch and dinner. [After insurance, exit B29]

None of these options help? Here are all the offers in Logan, listed by terminal.

Exits 13-22 are located at Terminal A Satellite.

  • Alta Strada — From Boston and D.C.-based restaurateur Michael Schlow, this Alta Strada spot offers full service and Italian options, as well as a burger and a few sandwiches. [After insurance, exit A9]
  • Berkshire Farms Market — Best Bet (See above.) [After Insurance, Entry A6]
  • B.Good — Burgers, salads and more from a local international chain. It opens at 4:30 am. [After insurance, exit A6]
  • Boston Bruins Bar — This sports bar is (obviously) hockey themed and serves sandwiches, salads and more. It has a full bar. [After insurance, exit A15]
  • Currito - "The cure for the common burrito." [Enter after security, satellite room]
  • Dunkin' — You know what it is. There are currently two locations open at Terminal A. Find more at Terminals B and C. post-security, exit A9]
  • Friendly's — The SuperMelts and ice creams of your childhood — andone of the few remaining in the Boston area. [Enter after security, satellite room]
  • Harpoon Tap Room — a Boston-based brewery with a pub and, you guessed it, plenty of beer. [After insurance, exit A21]
  • Sbarro — Italian. [Enter after security, satellite room]
  • Starbucks — Coffee and more. [Enter after security, satellite room]
  • Vino Volo — a full-service restaurant with a focus on wine. [Enter after security, satellite room]

Terminal B has four main sections, with exits B4-15 together, B16-28 together, B29-36 together and B37-40 together. Departure from exit B1, 2 or 3? Eat before going through security. This door has a separate security line and a few options after you're done.

  • Berkshire Farms Market — Best Bet (See above.) [After Insurance, Entry B20]
  • B.Good — Burgers, salads and more from a local international chain. [After insurance, exit B37]
  • Dunkin' — You know what it is. Correct safely, one place before (24 hours) and two places after. [Security? post-security, door B5; post-security, near exit B29]
  • Kelly's Roast Beef - Best Bet (see above.) [After insurance, exits B5 and B29]
  • Legal Seafood — Best Bet (See above.) [After insurance, crosses B8 and B26]
  • Lucca — best bet (see above.) [After insurance, exit B15]
  • NOT. MKT — An all-day spot that highlights "flavors of the region" with sandwiches, salads, coffee and more. [After insurance, exit B29]
  • Not your average Joe's - this local chain is where you'll find dishes like ahi tuna wontons, steak and egg rolls, Cobb salads and baked cod. [After insurance, exit B29]
  • Otto — best bet (see above.) [After insurance, exit B29]
  • Peet's Coffee & Tea — Opens at 4:30am. [After insurance, exit B25]
  • Pei Wei — Asian-inspired, grab-and-go food. Currently closed on Saturdays. [After insurance, exit B14]
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop — This Chicago-based chain serves cookies, shakes and salads alongside the restaurant's most famous item: toasted sandwiches. Even though it's an airport sandwich chain, it does the job. It currently opens at 5am. [After insurance, exit B5]
  • Sam Adams Brewhouse — Drink Boston's most famous beer while eating pub food. [After insurance, exit B7]
  • Starbucks — Coffee and more. [Security? three locations after security gate B7, B17, B29]
  • Stephanie's — With two airport locations, this sibling of Boston classic Stephanie's in Newbury has a full bar. [After insurance, exit B24]
  • Temazcal Cantina — This reliable chain from Massachusetts offers tacos, enchiladas, chilaquilas and an impressive selection of tequila. Closed on weekends. [After insurance, exit B17]
  • Tico — an offshoot of Michael Schlow's Latin-inspired restaurant in D.C. [After insurance, exit B37]
  • Trade - Best Bet (see above.) [After security, exit B29]
  • Wpizza by Wolfgang Puck — Pizza... by Wolfgang Puck. [Aftercare, Gate B14]
  • Boston Beer Works — Beer, pub food. [After insurance, exit C27]
  • Boston Public Market — Best Bet (See above.) [After Insurance, Exit C27]
  • Camden Food Co. — Sandwiches, salads, etc. Opens at 5 A.M. [After insurance, exit C10]
  • Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse — Best Bet (See above.) [After insurance, exit C25]
  • Dunkin' — You know it. [They are therepetlocations currently open at this terminal. just look around.]
  • Green Express — sandwiches, salads, breakfast, etc. [After security, exit C36]
  • Legal Seafood — Best Bet (See above.) [After Insurance, Exit C12]
  • Mija — Waiter service and drinks are available at this airport branch of the Mexican restaurant and tequila bar in Boston's Faneuil Hall Market. [After insurance, exit C11]
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop — This Chicago-based chain serves cookies, shakes and salads alongside the restaurant's most famous item: toasted sandwiches. Even though it's an airport sandwich chain, it does the job. It currently opens at 7am. [After insurance, exit C11]
  • Santarpio's — Best Bet (see above.) [After Insurance, Exit C21]
  • Shojo — Best Bet (see above.) [After insurance, exit C19]
  • Starbucks — Coffee and more. [Two locations after security, exit C10 and C26]
  • Wahlburgers — The Wahlberg family's growing burger joint is now in Logan. It serves alcoholic beverages and has a waiter service. [After security, near exit C10]
  • Dunkin' — Coffee and donuts. There are two locations in this terminal. [Before and after insurance, exit E1A]
  • Dine Boston Cafe and Restaurant — Full-service cafe and adjoining restaurant with an ever-changing menu from a rotating lineup of Boston-area chefs. [Security]
  • Hudsons Coffee — A coffee chain based in Melbourne. [After insurance, exit E7]
  • Legal Seafood — Best Bet (see above.) [After insurance, exit E9]
  • Monica's Mercato — Best Bet (See above.) [After Insurance, Entrance E7]
  • Stephanie's — With two airport locations, this sibling of Boston classic Stephanie's in Newbury has a full bar. [After insurance, exit E7]
  • Vineyard Grille - lunch and dinner spot with seafood, burgers and steaks. [After insurance, exit E1A]
  • Vino Volo — a full-service restaurant with a focus on wine. [After insurance, exit E8]
  • Wow Bao — Asian-inspired street food (bao, noodles and more), open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. [After insurance, exit E7]

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75 Arlington Street, Boston, MA 02116 617 357 4810 Visit the website

Kelly's roast beef

35 Revere Beach Parkway, , MA 02155 (781) 393-4899 Visit the website

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Temazcal Tequila Cantina

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the market

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What to do in Boston airport for 3 hours? ›

In the airport – layover up to 3 hours
  • Eating – If you are hungry, there are an increasing number of good places to eat. ...
  • 9/11 memorial – Take the time to visit the 9/11 outdoor memorial, located just outside of Logan International Airport. ...
  • Art exhibits – Wander past the public art exhibits throughout the airport.
Mar 2, 2019

What is the 3 1 1 rule at Logan Airport? ›

Liquids are allowed in carry-on luggage in accordance with the 3-1-1 format. All liquids must be contained in a bottle 3.4 ounces (100 ml) or less and placed inside a one quart, clear, plastic, zip-top bag. One bag per passenger is allowed.

What is the busiest day at Logan Airport? ›

BOSTON — The Sunday after Thanksgiving is known for being the busiest air travel day of the year bringing huge crowds to airports, and lines were building up early at Logan Airport in Boston.

How long does it take to get through security at Boston Logan? ›

According to a recent Upgraded Points article, the average Boston Logan security wait time is 10.6 minutes. The best Boston Logan airport security wait times occur on Thursdays' from 10-11pm. The worst Boston Logan security lines are on Fridays' at 5-6pm, where you could wait up to 45 minutes.

How can I spend 4 hours at the airport? ›

Here are 10 ways of making use of your layover time at the airports
  1. Explore the airport. ...
  2. Get lounge access. ...
  3. Read a book. ...
  4. Use free WIFI to finish your pending work. ...
  5. Indulge in Duty-free shopping. ...
  6. Take a transit visa to explore the city. ...
  7. Do candid photography. ...
  8. Get some sleep.

How to spend 5 hours in an airport? ›

What To Do During A Layover: 8 Tips For Surviving Long Layovers
  1. Catch Up on Sleep. ...
  2. Play a Game. ...
  3. Research Your Destination. ...
  4. Read or Write. ...
  5. Meet New People. ...
  6. Get Some Work Done. ...
  7. Exercise. ...
  8. Take a Short Trip Out of the Airport.
Nov 14, 2019

Do you need to be at the airport 2 or 3 hours before? ›

The General Guideline for How Early You Should Get to the Airport. Generally speaking, most airlines advise that you arrive at the airport at least 2 hours prior to a domestic flight, and at least 3 hours prior to an international flight.

What do you have to take out of your bag at TSA? ›

Remove the 3-1-1 liquids bag and place it in the bin. Ensure pockets are empty (keys, tissues, currency, wallets, cell phones, etc.) and remove bulky jewelry (valuable items can be placed in carry-on). Remove your shoes and place them directly on the X-ray belt.

Do you have to wear a mask at Logan Airport? ›

All travelers are strongly encouraged to wear them. Frequent cleaning with the latest anti-viral cleaning products and daily fogging. Clear plastic shields located in high-tra c spaces in every terminal. Signage throughout the airport to help passengers maintain proper social distancing.

What is the slowest day at airports? ›

  • Most weeks of the year, Fridays are the busiest days to fly, and Tuesdays are the least busy. ...
  • In most years, the Sunday after Thanksgiving is actually the busiest travel day for U.S. airports, according to the Transportation Security Administration, which tracks the numbers of passengers screened daily.
Feb 8, 2023

What is the least busiest day to fly? ›

Best Day of the Week to Fly Domestic

While it's important to note that the best day of the week to fly varies based on the route, typically, the best days of the week to fly are Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The general rule is that mid-week flights will be cheaper and quieter.

How do you get to Logan Airport early in the morning? ›

For early morning service, take the Bus Route No. 171 from Dudley Station or Andrew Station directly to the terminals. From the Airport: Take the free Massport shuttle bus from any terminal to the Blue Line at Airport Station. Take the Blue Line to State Street Station and transfer to Orange Line service.

Can you bring food with you through airport security? ›

Solid food items (not liquids or gels) can be transported in either your carry-on or checked bags. Liquid or gel food items larger than 3.4 oz are not allowed in carry-on bags and should be placed in your checked bags if possible.

Is there an app for TSA wait times? ›

With “MyTSA”, you can: Quickly search which items you can bring with you through the checkpoint onto the airplane. Check the delay information at your favorite airports nationwide. Check how busy the airport is likely to be on your specific day and time of travel based on historical data.

Is TSA PreCheck worth it? ›

Yes, TSA PreCheck can save you time at airport security. Many TSA PreCheck members spent an average of five minutes in airport security in February 2023, according to the TSA website . If you've ever waited in line for a security screening at the airport, you know getting through can take much longer than five minutes.

How do you pass time before a flight? ›

  1. Read. Sitting on a plane is a great opportunity to catch up on that reading you just never get time for. ...
  2. Listen To An Audio Book. If reading isn't your thing, download an audio book ahead of your flight. ...
  3. Journal. ...
  4. Plan Your Trip. ...
  5. Listen To Music. ...
  6. Craft. ...
  7. Video Games. ...
  8. Get Creative.
Mar 12, 2023

What do you do 24 hours before a flight? ›

You can usually check in online starting 24 hours before departure. If checking luggage, you will need to bring your luggage to a staffed counter or checked luggage station once you arrive at the airport. Benefits of online check-in: Avoid potential check-in lines at airport.

Why do you have to be at the airport 3 hours early? ›

The TSA and airports want you to get there earlier, each for its own reasons. The agency does not like to be rushed with screenings, even if there's a long security line. Airports want you to take advantage of their incredible shopping and dining facilities, which you can't do if you're rushing to the gate.

Is a 5 hour layover enough time to leave the airport? ›

How long does a layover need to be to leave the airport? Because layovers are your choice, you can leave whenever you like, but seasoned travelers, including McGee, seldom leave airports for less than six hours. After all, airports themselves aren't usually in bustling, interesting areas.

Can I go through airport security 5 hours early? ›

In general, some airports will allow you to go through the security check-in much earlier while others may require you to arrive no earlier than 2-5 hours before the departing time. This is sometimes because the checked baggage counters and/or check-in gates are not open yet.

What do you do on a plane for 6 hours? ›

Well, here are a few fun air travel ideas to help those long hours fly by.
  • Watch Movies. One of the best activities to enjoy on a plane is to watch movies. ...
  • Listen to Podcasts. ...
  • Read a Book. ...
  • Toys and Games. ...
  • Tablets and Game Consoles. ...
  • Creative and Educational Ideas. ...
  • Listen to Soothing Sounds. ...
  • Get Some Sleep.
Mar 19, 2023

What time should I be at the airport for a 7am flight? ›

When you're traveling within the United States, we make the suggestion to arrive at the airport at least 2 hours prior to departure. For most airports, you must be checked in at least 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time (airports requiring additional time are listed below, Go to footer note).

How early do you need to be at the airport for TSA PreCheck? ›

Arrive at the airport at least two hours before domestic flights and three hours before international flights. Try online check-in or enroll in programs like TSA PreCheck to avoid long check-in and security lines.

How early does boarding start? ›

Most flights start boarding 30 - 50 minutes before scheduled departure, but the exact time depends on your destination and plane. Boarding ends 15 minutes before departure.

Do you have to take phone chargers out at airport security? ›

Portable chargers or power banks containing a lithium ion battery must be packed in carry-on bags. For more information, see the FAA guidance on portable rechargers. For more prohibited items, please go to the 'What Can I Bring?'

What should you not wear through airport security? ›

Baggy clothing can include low-hanging pants, flowy skirts, heavy sweaters or sweatshirts, and loose dresses – things that would allow malicious travelers to hide prohibited items. Airport security may need to do a pat-down inspection if your clothes are too loose and they suspect you may be hiding prohibited items.

Do I need to print my boarding pass? ›

Depending on the requirements of airport authorities, you will need to present a mobile boarding pass, a paper boarding pass printed out by you or a paper boarding pass picked up from the check-in desk.

Do you need a Covid test before flying out of Logan airport? ›

Travel information

Effective June 12, 2022, in accordance with updated CDC guidance, air passengers traveling to the United States are no longer required to show a negative COVID-19 test or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding.

Did Logan airport lift mask mandate? ›

Masks will no longer be required for travelers using most of the MBTA's transit services or for travelers at Boston's Logan International Airport or other Massport facilities. The decision follows a federal judge's decision Monday to throw out a mask requirement on public transportation.

How many Dunkin Donuts are in Logan airport? ›

Terminal C

Dunkin' — You know this one. [There are five locations currently open in this terminal; just look around.]

Is it better to fly at night or morning? ›

Just like us after a night of good sleep, airline circulation is freshest in the morning. If your flight departs in the morning, you are less likely to be affected by delays that stack up during the day and push back or cancel departure times.

What time is best to fly without delays? ›

If “early mornings” just aren't in your vocabulary, there is some evidence to suggest that flights that depart around 10 p.m. or later are not as likely to be delayed. But late night flights are few and far between, making up just 2 percent of all scheduled domestic departures, according to FiveThirtyEight.

Are night flights faster? ›

At night, there's usually fewer flights and fewer passengers, so you can definitely expect faster movements on all lines. If you dislike weaving in and out through crowds, this is one of the best times to fly.

Is it better to fly on Sunday or Monday? ›

According to Google, fares are less expensive if you fly in the middle of the week, rather than on the weekend. Over the past five years, flights that took off Monday to Wednesday were, on average, 12% to 20% cheaper than weekend flights. Sundays are a particularly expensive day to depart, Google said.

What time of day is turbulence the worst? ›

It might be surprising to learn that turbulence is actually worse in the daytime. In the early morning and night time, wind speeds typically reduce, and thunderstorms clear up. Avoid turbulence and catch up on some sleep by choosing flights with an early morning or red-eye departure!

Can I sleep overnight at Boston Logan Airport? ›

While Logan Airport is open 24 hours per day, travellers are not allowed to wait or sleep airside after security checkpoints have closed for the night. Those passengers already airside are required to go landslide until security reopens, and then need to clear security again to re-enter.

What time does Boston Logan Airport open in the morning? ›

Safety and Security Are Top Priorities at Logan Logan Airport is open 24 hours a day, however once the security checkpoints close, passengers are required to stay in the public, pre-security areas...

How much is an Uber from Boston airport to downtown? ›

Ride Service Pickup Locations

Customers using a Ride App service can only be picked up in designated pickup zones. Ride service rates vary depending on the time of day and demand, but you can expect to pay around $25-35 for a ride from the airport to downtown Boston.

Can I bring water on a plane? ›

Tip #2: Reduce waste and save some money by bringing a reusable water bottle. So you can't bring H20 or any other liquids more than 3.4 oz. (well there are some exceptions) through security, but you CAN bring an empty bottle. Just fill it up on your way to boarding your flight after screening.

Can I bring pizza through TSA? ›

YES: Pizza

Just can't wait to eat—or trying to grab dinner while you run through the terminal? Surprisingly, pizza is good to fly, although we assume you'll eat your slices before you get to the gate. It should be wrapped up or in a box to pass TSA inspection, rather than being on a paper plate or dish.

What is the 3 1 1 rule? ›

Each passenger may carry liquids, gels and aerosols in travel-size containers that are 3.4 ounces or100 milliliters. Each passenger is limited to one quart-size bag of liquids, gels and aerosols.

What is the fastest way to get through TSA security? ›

Travel with ease with TSA PreCheck®
  1. Wait 5 Minutes or Less. In April 2023, 89% of TSA PreCheck® passengers waited less than 5 min.
  2. Families Welcome. Children 12 and under can join a parent/guardian with TSA PreCheck® in the dedicated lanes.
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What is the fastest way to get through TSA lines? ›

  1. Enroll in TSA PreCheck or Clear. ...
  2. Wear shoes you can easily slip off. ...
  3. Make sure none of your clothes contain metal. ...
  4. Pack your carry-on (relatively) neatly. ...
  5. Make sure you're following TSA's 3-1-1 liquid rule. ...
  6. Empty your water bottle. ...
  7. Plan extra time during busy travel seasons.
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How much does TSA PreCheck cost? ›

The application fee for TSA PreCheck® is $78 for 5 years.

Are TSA PreCheck lines faster? ›

TSA PreCheck is a trusted traveler program that allows travelers to go through an expedited security screening process for domestic and some international flights. At participating airports, TSA PreCheck will have a dedicated security line that is typically faster and simpler than standard lines.

What can you skip with TSA PreCheck? ›

TSA PreCheck is one of a few government-run trusted traveler programs, designed to allow members to use expedited security lanes at more than 200 U.S. airports. With TSA PreCheck, you can speed through security without removing your shoes, laptops, belts or jacket.

Why would you get turned down for TSA PreCheck? ›

Dishonesty, fraud, or misrepresentation, including identity fraud and money laundering, where the money laundering is related to a crime listed in Parts A or B (except welfare fraud and passing bad checks). Bribery. Smuggling. Immigration violations.

Can I leave the airport if I have a 3 hour layover? ›

During domestic layovers, you are free to leave the airport. If your domestic layover is longer than one hour, you should expect to receive two boarding permits. If you want to check out local points of interest, make sure you get your second boarding pass and print it out before you leave.

Is a 3 hour layover enough time to leave the airport? ›

How long does a layover need to be to leave the airport? Because layovers are your choice, you can leave whenever you like, but seasoned travelers, including McGee, seldom leave airports for less than six hours. After all, airports themselves aren't usually in bustling, interesting areas.

Can you leave the Boston airport during a layover? ›

Since all terminals are connected, you can easily while away time on your layover browsing the many stores and boutiques. Choose from airport staples like newsstands and convenience stores or do some souvenir and Duty-Free shopping.

Can I go outside airport during layover? ›

The short answer is yes. It is possible to exit and reenter the airport. Whether or not you should depends on a range of factors, including if you're traveling internationally or domestically and how much time you have between flights.

Is an 8 hour layover enough to leave the airport? ›

Yes, you can leave the airport during domestic layovers. For instance, if you're a US citizen and have a layover within the country, it is legal and safe to leave the airport. Be aware that you'll probably be getting two boarding passes if the domestic layover is more than an hour.

How much time should you give yourself for a layover? ›

Two hours. Mayers recommends two hours as a standard buffer between flights to be safe. This gives you a cushion in case things go wrong during your journey. You'll definitely want at least a two-hour window if you've booked a “hacker fare,” as opposed to flying with the same airline your entire trip.

What happens if you miss connecting flight due to delay? ›

If you miss your connecting flight due to a delay, the airline will rebook you on the next available flight without charging any fee, as long as the connecting flight is part of the same booking. If you are on two separate bookings, you may have to pay for the rebooking or find another flight yourself.

Is 1.5 hours enough for international layover? ›

For international layover flights booked on one airline, two hours is often recommended to make your connection. For international flights on different airlines, the connection time will need to be even greater as you may have to change terminals between the two flights.

Do you need to go through security again for a connecting flight? ›

For connecting domestic flights, you almost never have to exit and reenter security, though there are some exceptions at airports where the terminals aren't all connected. For domestic-to-international connection, it's still pretty rare that you have to exit and reenter security, even if you're changing terminals.

Can I get my luggage during a layover? ›

When you have a long layover and have checked luggage, it is typically transferred to your final destination, so you do not need to pick it up until you arrive. If you need to retrieve your luggage during the layover, you will need to go to baggage claim and re-check it for your next flight.

What are the rules for layover flights? ›

In general, if you're on a domestic flight, once you land for your layover, you'll pass through a transfer area that will take you to the gate for your next flight without having to check in again. Your bags will automatically pass through to the next flight without you having to collect them.

Can you walk between terminals at Logan? ›

Traveling Between Terminals

Getting around the airport is easy and convenient with walkways between terminals and a free on-airport shuttle bus system. Use our interactive map to familiarize yourself with the airport.

Can you walk between terminals B and C at Logan? ›

Walkways connect terminals B, C and E, and there are regular shuttle buses that go to every terminal, as well as the airport MBTA station, the Logan boat dock and economy parking. Logan shuttle buses run 24 hours a day, stop at each terminal every 15 to 20 minutes and are wheelchair-lift equipped.


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