Tenerife South Airport Departures
Right after arriving at the airport the one will see the Check-in Desks located on the ground floor. The airport policy advises passengers to arrive at the airport 3 hours before the flight for Non-Schengen flights and 2 hours before the departure for Domestic and Schengen flights. Several airlines allow their passengers to check-in online so that to proceed to the security checkpoint straightaway.
Afterward, the one shall proceed to the Security Checkpoint and go through a metal-detector arch. All handbags and other luggage shall be checked through x-ray inspection.
The Passport Control is the next step in the Departures area. If the destination is located in the non-Schengen area, the passenger shall go through the usual document control.
After going through all of the steps mentioned above, the one shall proceed to the Boarding Gates located on the ground floor as well.
Before the flight passengers may visit cafes, restaurants, duty-free stores to spend some time.