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Mobile Passport Control to San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today announced the expansion of Mobile Passport Control (MPC) to the Californian gateway.

MPC is the first authorised mobile app to expedite a traveller’s arrival into the United States, allowing eligible passengers to bypass a traditional queue by submitting their passport information and customs declaration form to CBP via smartphone and/or tablet prior to arrival.

“As international traffic grows at SFO, we continue to seek innovative ways to expedite the arrival process for our international travelers,” said airport director John Martin.

“With the expansion of Mobile Passport Control to SFO, our customers now have an efficient new option that allows them to bypass a traditional queue.”

“With the continued expansion of MPC, CBP is following through with our commitment to improving the international arrivals experience for travellers,” said assistant commissioner for office of field operations Todd O…