The Travel Detective

How to Choose a Security Line

When you’re at the airport, how do you choose which security line to go through? Most people would pick the shortest line, but that’s not always the best tactic.

The next time you’re in line, take a look at how many TSA agents are at each station. There will usually be one agent watching a computer screen to see the items going through the X-ray machine.

Watch the video below to see the logic behind this theory and zip through security the next time you travel. And get more tips from The Travel Detective on Peter’s new show on public television.


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