Wait through US customs at Sea-Tac has been has been dramatically cut.  January 9th, 2014, the US Customs and Border Protection introduced 14 automated passport kiosks.  Pre-registration is not required, is reported to be easy to use and expected to shorten customs wait times by half. 

“This is the latest in our cooperative effort with CBP to provide simple, easy-to-use and customer friendly solutions to make the traveling experience as positive as possible,” said Charles Goedken, Manager, International Services for the Port of Seattle. “This is necessary to meet the demands of the rapidly increasing number of international flights we are seeing at Sea-Tac.”

A press release from the port of Seattle can be found HERE

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