Online check-in: What is it? - United Airlines

United Airlines

Online check-in: What is it? - United Airlines

United Airlines offer online check-in. In addition to online check-in, United Airlines also allow traditional airport check-in.

To access the online check-in system an email is sent which will then guide you through the process to check-in.

Online check-in with United Airlines

Online check-in opens Online check-in closes
24 hours before departure 45 minutes before departure*

* *International flights require check-in at least 60 minutes before departure. Flight to or from Micronesia and the Marshall Island require check-in at least 90 minutes before departure.

It is important to note that not every passenger can use online check-in. Passengers who have purchased a basic economy ticket will be required to check-in at the airport unless they are also checking in a bag.

What information is required when checking in online?

United Airlines ask for the following information in order to generate the boarding pass(es). These data include:

  • date of birth,
  • nationality,
  • document type (identity card or passport),
  • number and series of document,
  • issuing country,
  • issue and expiry date of document.

Attention! Please print the generated boarding pass and take it with you to the airport together with the document used by you during check-in.

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