COVID-19 resource center
Should you need to travel, we have put together a comprehensive list of resources to help you navigate airport lounge closures and policy changes.
Know where to go.
Many airport lounges are still closed. Some access rules have changed. Our Lounge Access Wizard is always up-to-date.
Simply plug in your itinerary, frequent flyer status, and lounge memberships: we’ll tell you which clubs you have access to, and we’ll call out temporary closures.
You can also store your memberships and access credentials in your profile and we’ll show you accessible lounges at a glance. (Requires a free account.)
Navigate service changes.
Our worldwide airport lounge index is updated daily with the latest information, opening hours, and details on service changes.
Receive e-mail notifications.
Waiting for a lounge to re-open? We’ll e-mail you as soon as it is open for business. (Requires a free account.)
Get directions to the nearest open lounge.
Should you stumble upon a lounge that’s unexpectedly closed, our index now includes approximate walking times to other lounges within the same terminal.
Purchase lounge access with confidence.
Buy access to hundreds of lounges up to a year in advance. Should your plans change, you can request a full refund ahead of your planned visit.
Buying is easy—we accept all major credit cards—and your purchase will be confirmed instantly.
Our blog brings you the latest on service changes, along with trip reports.
Even a pandemic won’t stop American Express from re-defining the airport lounge experience, one location at a time. The financial institution was on a roll early 2020, with three new lounges opening back-to-back at Phoenix, Charlotte, and Los Angeles airports—until COVID-19 put a damper on travel. Despite lingering uncertainty, American Express is resuming lounge operations.…
While domestic travel in the US is slowly ramping up—flights are increasingly full, and security lines have returned at most airports—COVID-19 has decimated international travel. In an effort to boost consumer confidence, airlines are aggressively touting enhanced hygiene protocols. But they’re not shedding much ink on service cutbacks, and especially those that impact intercontinental premium…