Updated: 2017-03-27.

A concourse, generally speaking, is an area where pathways or roads converge. According to Merriam-Webster, a concourse can also be “an open space or hall (as in a railroad terminal) where crowds gather.”

At the airport, a concourse is usually the area(s) in an airline terminal where the gates are located.

Source 1: “Concourse.” Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 26 Mar. 2017.

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