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Ways to check in

The easiest way to check in is online, from 24 hours before your flight up to 70 minutes before departure.

However, we know that it's always great to have multiple options, whether it's down to internet access or just wanting to enjoy every last second that you can before your flight home.

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Before you check in...

You'll need your travel documents ready, such as your passport and visa. Not sure what the visa requirements are for your destination? No worries - we've got everything you need to know.

Visa requirements

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How can I check in?


Online check in is open from 24 hours before your flight until 70 minutes before departure. You can also:


• View and change your seat

• Upgrade your seat

• Add baggage and Advance Passenger Information (API)

• Print or download your boarding pass to your smart phone

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With our app

Sort everything out on the move and enjoy a hassle free breeze through the airport with our mobile app. You can download it from the App Store or Google Play.

More about our app

At the airport

Our airport check in desks close 60 minutes before departure. Some airports also have automated check in kiosks - find out more in our dedicated Airport guides.


Checked in online and weren't able to print your boarding pass? No worries! You can print one off at our automated kiosks or ask us to do it at our Bag drop desks. There's no additional charge.

Airport guides

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Twilight check in

Flying from Gatwick? You can grab some extra sleep before an early flight thanks to our Twilight check in service.

Gatwick Airport guide

Disney Springs check in

Squeeze every last minute of fun from your Disney World trip by checking in from the park.

Orlando Airport guide

Hong Kong 'In town' check in

If you're getting the Airport Express to the airport, you can check in at the Hong Kong or Kowloon stations on your day of departure up until 90 minutes before take off. They are open from 06:00 - 22:25 daily.

Hong Kong Airport guide

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