TSA PreCheck® provides expedited security screening benefits for flights departing from U.S. Airports. Global Entry provides the TSA PreCheck® benefit plus expedited US customs screening for international air travelers when entering the United States. TSA PreCheck® costs $85 and Global Entry costs $100 for a five year membership. Travelers interested in Global Entry must apply through the Trusted Traveler Program website.
Global Entry, NEXUS, and SENTRI are programs of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. These programs offer travel benefits to pre-screened members. If you join Global Entry, NEXUS, or SENTRI, use your membership number as a “known traveler number” in airline reservations to receive TSA PreCheck®.
To find the best program for you, use the Department of Homeland Security's interactive Trusted Traveler tool.