Sleeping in Airports

USO Lounge
Tampa Airport

If you are an active member of the military, you and your family can wait for your flight in the comfort of the USO Lounge at Tampa Airport. Below you will find helpful information such as: lounge location, hours, and services.

Lounge Location

USO Welcome Center at Tampa International Airport, Ticketing Level, Level 2, behind British Airway Ticket Counter.

Services & Facilities

  • Free snacks and beverages
  • TV lounge with flat-screen TV
  • Book and magazine library
  • Gaming stations
  • Computers with internet access
  • Children’s activities
  • Quiet areas for naps. No overnight facilities, but distressed travellers may contact USO Central Florida for assistance with overnight accommodations.

The Welcome Center participates in the following USO programs: Welcome Home greetings, Deployment send-offs, Morale Events, Ticket Distribution, Operation Stuff a Stocking, Back to School Drive, USO Welcome Wagon, Game On Nation, Pro vs GI Joe, Stronger Families, United Through Reading, Families of the Fallen, No Dough Dinners, With You All the Way, and USO Photo Book.


The lounge is open 8:00AM – 8:00PM (Daily).

Lounge Access & Rates

Membership Programs

USO Lounges are free of charge for active members of the US military and their families.

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This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  We are not representatives of the lounge featured on this page.  Fees for some lounge services and facilities may apply.  All information, including amenities, hours and access information, are subject to change at any time without notice.   To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, click here.