What Happens If You Do Not Have Your ID at the Airport?

Many people assume that no ID = no fly, but that isn’t the case. Unless you have intentionally arrived at the airport without a photo identification (perhaps as a protest), you can still get a boarding pass, go through TSA security and board your aircraft and fly even if you do not have your drivers license or passport.

What if I Don’t Have My ID at the Airport?

The TSA sees many people whose purses and wallets have been lost or stolen while on vacation, and knows how to deal with that.