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Airport Check In

Arriving at the Airport and Checking In

Passengers must adhere to the check-in guidelines below. This prevents delays for you and other passengers, and ensures your bags will make the scheduled departure. 

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR ONLINE CHECK-IN: Boarding passes on mobile devices cannot be read by TSA scanners. If you do not present a TSA-approved boarding pass at the TSA check-point, you will be directed by TSA back to the ticket counter which may result in a delay in your travel plans. TSA-approved boarding passes include:

  • Boarding passes printed at home (received via email)
  • Boarding passes received at the counter

Alaska

  • 90 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling with checked bags.
  • 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling without bags.
  • 40 minutes prior to scheduled departure passengers must be checked in and available at the GATE for boarding. Being late may cause the cancellation of your reserved seats and/or your entire reservation.  

West Coast

  • 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling with checked bags.
  • 45 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling without bags.
  • 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure passengers must be checked in and available at the GATE for boarding. Being late may cause the cancellation of your reserved seats and/or your entire reservation.

Midwest

  • 90 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling with checked bags.
  • 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling without bags.
  • 40 minutes prior to scheduled departure passengers must be checked in and available at the GATE for boarding. Being late may cause the cancellation of your reserved seats and/or your entire reservation.

East Coast

  • 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling with checked bags.
  • 45 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling without bags.
  • 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure passengers must be checked in and available at the GATE for boarding. Being late may cause the cancellation of your reserved seats and/or your entire reservation. 

PLEASE NOTE: Even if a passenger is aware of a published delay, they must still check in at the scheduled departure time not the newly published departure time. If you elect not to check in at the "scheduled departure" time it may cause cancellation of your seat and/or your entire reservation.