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The estimated wait times for reaching the primary inspection booth, the first point of contact with CBP when crossing the Canada/U.S. and Mexico/U.S. land borders. Each border location updates its estimated wait times hourly. To make sure you have our current information, use your browser's refresh or reload function.

Processing Goals at the Primary Inspection Booth
Infrastructure permitting, the processing goals CBP has set for travelers are:
NEXUS lane: 15 minutes
Ready Lanes: 50% of general traffic lane wait times


Canadian Border Ports of Entry

Mexican Border Ports of Entry

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El Paso - Bridge of the Americas (BOTA) | 24 hrs/day 9/3/2015
Commercial Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 6
Standard Lanes: At 10:00 pm MDT, 25 min, 4 lane(s) open
Fast Lanes: At 10:00 pm MDT, 20 min, 2 lane(s) open
Passenger Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 14
Standard Lanes: At 10:00 pm MDT, 18 min, 2 lane(s) open
Readylane: At 10:00 pm MDT, 12 min, 1 lane(s) open
Sentri Lanes: N/A
Pedestrian
Maximum Lanes: 4
Standard Lanes: At 10:00 pm MDT, no delay, 1 lane(s) open
Readylane: Lanes Closed
Border Notice: BOTA Passenger/Ready Lanes is open west side of port; Passenger Hrs 24 hours/7days, BOTA CARGO Mon-FRI 6 am to midnight. SAT 6 am to 4 pm. Tune into AM 1610 for info.

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El Paso - Paso Del Norte (PDN) | 24 hrs/day 9/3/2015
Commercial Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: N/A
Standard Lanes: N/A
Fast Lanes: N/A
Passenger Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 12
Standard Lanes: At 9:00 pm MDT, 20 min, 3 lane(s) open
Readylane: At 9:00 pm MDT, 10 min, 4 lane(s) open
Sentri Lanes: N/A
Pedestrian
Maximum Lanes: 14
Standard Lanes: At 9:00 pm MDT, no delay, 3 lane(s) open
Readylane: At 9:00 pm MDT, no delay, 3 lane(s) open
Border Notice: Ready Lanes are open on the left side (west side) of PDN Bridge from 6am until 10pm. See www.getyouhome.gov for more information. Tune in to AM 1620 for border crossing information.

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El Paso - Stanton DCL | 6 am-Midnight 9/3/2015
Commercial Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: N/A
Standard Lanes: N/A
Fast Lanes: N/A
Passenger Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 3
Standard Lanes: Lanes Closed
Readylane: N/A
Sentri Lanes: At 9:00 pm MDT, no delay, 2 lane(s) open
Pedestrian
Maximum Lanes: 2
Standard Lanes: Lanes Closed
Readylane: Lanes Closed
Border Notice: Be prepared for construction that may cause some delays in the southbound lanes of the Stanton bridge; early January - February. Tune in to AM 1620 for border crossing information.

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El Paso - Ysleta | 24 hrs/day 9/3/2015
Commercial Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 8
Standard Lanes: Lanes Closed
Fast Lanes: Lanes Closed
Passenger Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 12
Standard Lanes: At 9:00 pm MDT, 20 min, 5 lane(s) open
Readylane: At 9:00 pm MDT, 15 min, 2 lane(s) open
Sentri Lanes: At 9:00 pm MDT, no delay, 1 lane(s) open
Pedestrian
Maximum Lanes: 3
Standard Lanes: At 9:00 pm MDT, no delay, 1 lane(s) open
Readylane: Lanes Closed
Border Notice: YSL Passenger/Ready Lanes is open east side of port; Passenger Hrs 24 hours/7days, YSL CARGO Mon-FRI 6 am to 4 pm. SAT closed. Tune into AM 1610 for info.


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