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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


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Otay Mesa - Commercial | 6 am-8 pm 7/27/2014
Commercial Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 10
Standard Lanes: Lanes Closed
Fast Lanes: Lanes Closed
Passenger Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: N/A
Standard Lanes: N/A
Readylane: N/A
Sentri Lanes: N/A
Pedestrian
Maximum Lanes: N/A
Standard Lanes: N/A
Readylane: N/A

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Otay Mesa - Passenger | 24 hrs/day 7/27/2014
Commercial Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: N/A
Standard Lanes: N/A
Fast Lanes: N/A
Passenger Vehicles
Maximum Lanes: 13
Standard Lanes: At 9:00 pm PDT, 180 min, 3 lane(s) open
Readylane: At 9:00 pm PDT, 120 min, 7 lane(s) open
Sentri Lanes: At 9:00 pm PDT, 15 min, 3 lane(s) open
Pedestrian
Maximum Lanes: 6
Standard Lanes: At 9:00 pm PDT, 30 min, 3 lane(s) open
Readylane: At 9:00 pm PDT, 30 min, 3 lane(s) open
Border Notice: Entrance to Ready Lanes is on the far left as you approach the border. Go to www.getyouhome.gov for more information Go to www.GetYouHome.gov for more information.