Welcome! We’ll get you set up on BorderTraffic.com in a few easy steps. First, decide whether you want a Free Standard Membership or a VIP Membership.



Standard Membership allows you to view everything on our site except video of the Sentri/Fast/Nexus lanes. As a Standard Member, you can click on any of the border crossing links and view video clips or text updates for that particular location.

Standard Sign Up


Individual Plan
$6.99 USD/Month
10 Day Free Trial

Business/Family Plans
Various Options Available
10 Day Free Trial

  • Access to current video information of available Sentri/Fast/Nexus lines. (Be sure to verify that we have video for your particular crossing before signing up)
  • Premium customer service
  • Access to all future VIP services at no extra charge
VIP Video Locations:
  • San Ysidro Sentri, 4 locations
  • Otay Mesa Sentri, 1 location (Coming Soon)
  • Video will be added for more VIP lanes in the future. If we currently don’t have video for your crossing, please check back for updates.
VIP Member Limitations:
  • Each VIP member is allotted 40 VIP views per day. A counter displays the number of views used that day. In the unlikely event that a user reaches 40 views in a day, VIP lane video access will be suspended until the following day. Standard video and all text reports will still be available.
Low Cost: Payment Options:
  • Credit card
  • PayPal
  • In Person at Our Payment Center – You can set up your account on our site and then visit our payment center to activate your VIP access.
Automatic Free Ten-Day Trial and Satisfaction Guarantee:
  • You’ll have 10 days to decide if VIP Membership is a good investment for you. During the free trial, you’ll enjoy full access to video of Sentri, Fast, or Nexus lanes at select border crossings, as well as all other information available at BorderTraffic.com.
  • Your free 10 day VIP Membership begins when you start membership. You can cancel easily within the first 10 days without being charged; if you cancel, you can continue using the site as a Standard Member. If you enjoy VIP Membership, do nothing and your membership will automatically continue at the $6.99 per month subscription rate. First-time customers only. See Terms of Use for complete membership details.

Payment Center Info

If you prefer to pay in person, you can set up your account on our site and then activate your VIP access at our convenient payment center. It’s easy and convenient. Just follow these simple steps:

1. Go to the home page and on the left hand side, click on “First time user click here to get started”
2. On the Register As A New Member Page, scroll down and click on “VIP Sign Up”
3. Complete sections 1 - 5. You’ll then receive an email with your unique Customer ID Number

Activate Your VIP Membership
1. Take your Customer ID number to our retail outlet, AmigoMexInsurance, in San Ysidro (address below) where you may pay by cash or credit card. Your VIP membership will be activated immediately and you’ll be given a receipt.
2. Please note - you’ll have 30 days to activate your membership and cash payments require a six-month or one-year subscription.

Payment Center:
99 East San Ysidro Blvd.
San Ysidro, CA 92173
Hours of Operation:
Mon. - Fri. - 7am - 7pm
Sat. - 7am - 5pm
Sun. - closed

Business / Family Bulk Plan Options

We offer discounted bulk plans for businesses or families who want a plan with multiple members. Five and ten user plans are available on a monthly, six month, or one year basis. Prices are as follows:

5 Users: Monthly $33
Six Month $200  Limited time $100
One Year $400  Limited time $200
10 Users: Monthly $60
Six Month $400  Limited time $200
One Year $800  Limited time $400

For larger plans or customization, contact us for assistance.


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Premium Site

(free trial available)

  • 24/7 access to all videos of San Ysidro & Otay Mesa crossings – Standard, Ready, Sentri, Entering Mexico, & Pedestrian
  • AccuWait time estimates generated using analytics of BorderTraffic.com videos

Free Site

  • 24/7 access to limited videos of San Ysidro & Otay Mesa crossings (only the front of vehicle lanes plus all available pedestrian views)

Media / Government / Commercial

  • Contact us for licensing information. We will work with you to provide customized pricing based on your needs.
  • It is strictly forbidden to use the BorderTraffic.com app for any media, government, or commercial purposes without a license, even if used as an individual.
  • Violators will be prosecuted.
  • Secure a license & use the app without worry.
Border Traffic

Premium 30-Day Free Trial

Check out Premium content by using our app's 30-Day Free Trial. If you decide to purchase a Premium subscription, you can use it here on the website as well!

  • Access to all Premium App features for 30 days at no charge
  • No credit card or payment info is required
  • Trial is valid on one mobile device only
  • When your trial ends, you can continue enjoying all benefits of the Premium App and Website by subscribing, or you can use the Free App and Website at no charge.

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