How early should I arrive at the airport for my flight?
  • 90 minutes prior to scheduled departure for customers traveling to an international destination (with or without checked luggage).
  • 75 minutes prior to scheduled departure for customers traveling domestically with checked luggage.
  • 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure for customers traveling domestically without checked luggage.
What time does the terminal building open?

The terminal doors open at 12:00 noon EST for the afternoon flight and two hours prior to the arrival for the evening flight.

How much does it cost to park at the airport?

There is no charge for short-term parking. Overnight parking is only $7.00 per day. Payment may be made prior to leaving the airport, through the depository on the front of the terminal building or you may choose to mail your payment using our self-addressed payment envelope.

What type of identification do I need in order to travel?

Please click here for current information regarding acceptable identification.

I lost my identification. Can I still travel?

In the event you arrive at the airport without valid identification, you may still be allowed to fly. The TSA officer may ask you to complete a form to include your name and current address, and may ask additional questions to confirm your identity. If your identity is confirmed, you will be allowed to enter the screening checkpoint. However, you may be subject to additional screening.

You will not be allowed to fly if your identity cannot be confirmed, you choose to not provide proper identification or you decline to cooperate with the identity verification process.

What items are not allowed through the security checkpoint?

For a current list of Prohibited Items please visit TSA’s website.

How can I check on a flight's status?

To check the status of a flight, please visit United Airlines’ website.

How do I contact airport Lost & Found?

There are three ways to recover a lost item, depending on the location of where it went missing.

Lost at the TSA Checkpoint during screening:
If you believe your item was lost during the screening process, please contact the TSA at 207-764-0455.

Lost in the airport:
If you believe your item was lost in the actual airport, such as in the parking lot or gate area, please contact us at 207-764-2550.

Lost on an aircraft:
If the item was left behind or lost on the plane, United will help you file a claim to try and recover the item. Please contact them at link below.


My child is traveling alone. Can I accompany him/her to the gate?

For information on unaccompanied minors on United Airlines, please click here.

Which airlines fly into the airport?

Currently, the Presque Isle International Airport is served by United Airlines with service to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) offering connections beyond. Visit to book your flight.

Can I get a rental car at the airport?

Yes. There are a variety of rental car options available. To learn more, please visit our ground transportation page.

Who could I contact to advertise at the airport?

Interested in showcasing your business to travelers? Please contact airport administration for available opportunities.

How do I file an airline complaint?

For questions or feedback regarding United or a United travel experiences, please contact United Airlines’ customer care team.

Can I fly my drone near your airport?

No. For more on federal regulations regarding the use of drones or drove technology, click here.

Are there any hotels near the airport?

There are a variety of hotels located near the airport. Visit Maine lists several great options to choose from.

Does my child need an ID to travel?

TSA does not require children under 18 to provide identification when traveling with a companion within the United States. Contact the airline for questions regarding specific ID requirements for travelers under 18 or for international travel.

How early do I have to check-in?

For most flights, United Airlines passengers will need to abide by the following guidelines set forth by the airline:

For most United- and United Express-operated flights within the U.S., travelers without checked baggage must check in at least 30 minutes before departure.

For most United- and United Express-operated flights within the U.S., travelers with checked baggage must check in at least 45 minutes before departure.

For most United- and United Express-operated international flights, travelers must check in at least 60 minutes before departure, regardless of whether or not they are checking baggage.

Before you travel, we recommend checking the Important Notices page of United Airlines to see if there are any updates or advisories affecting your departure or arrival airport, so you can plan for extra time if needed.

How many bags can I bring?

It depends on the type of ticket purchased from United Airlines. Most allow 1 carry-on item and a personal item. However, it is best to check directly with United Airlines for the most up to date information. A link can be found here.

How can I find out if the flight is on schedule or will be canceled by weather?

Travelers can check the status of their flight by visit United’s website here.

Ticket counter hours

The ticket counter hours are as follows:

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Counter and terminal is closed.