With Air France online check-in, you can quickly and easily check in your flight online. You can find out exactly how online check-in works on this page.

How does Air France online check-in work?

  1. Start online check-in via the Air France website:
  2. In order to carry out the check-in, you must first provide the ticket number or booking reference number, your last name and flight number . The ticket number consists of 13-14 digits. The booking reference number consists of 6 characters.
  3. You can also make a seat reservation or book other services for your flight during online check-in.
  4. After the successful check-in, you will receive your boarding pass. You can either save them or print them out.
Source: https://wwws.airfrance.de/check-in

Information about Air France online check-in

  • Online check-in is possible from 30 hours before departure .
  • For the following flights, you will need to have your boarding pass printed at the airport:
    • Flights from: Algiers, Bombay, Casablanca, Delhi, Djibouti, Havana, Cairo, Kinshasa, Punta Cana, Rabat, Santo Domingo, Marrakech, Malé and Tunis.
    • Flights between Paris-Charles de Gaulle or Marseille and Tel Aviv.
    • Travel with a combined ticket for flight and train from Strasbourg or Brussels.

Air France’s baggage policy

Hand luggage with Air France

Number & Weight

Economy 1 carry-on baggage with a total of max. 12 kg.

Premium Economy, Business & La Premiere 2 hand luggage with a total of max. 18 kg.


For all classes there is a max. Hand luggage size of
55 x 35 x 25 cm

carry-on baggage Size Weight

What is prohibited in carry-on baggage?

There are some items that are absolutely prohibited in carry-on baggage due to possible danger to passengers and crew.

Weapons, Rifles & Firearms

  • Pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns and other firearms of all kinds
  • Parts of firearms
  • Toy weapons, as well as replicas and imitations of real weapons
  • Signal pistols and starting pistols

Pointed or sharp objects

  • Razor
  • Needles
  • Axes, hatchets and cleavers
  • Knives and scissors
  • Utility knife
  • Swords and sabres

Anesthetic devices

  • Taser, stun guns, stun sticks
  • Apparatus for stunning and killing livestock
  • Chemicals, gases or sprays that cause incapacitation


  • Crowbar
  • Drills
  • Saw
  • Bolt guns

Blunt objects

  • Baseball and softball bats
  • Clubs and batons like bats
  • Martial arts equipment

Explosives and incendiary substances

  • Ammunition detonators
  • Detonators and detonators
  • Replicas or imitations of explosive devices
  • Dynamite, gunpowder and plastic explosives

About Air France

Air France is the national airline of France . The headquarters of the Cedex is located in Roissy-Charles de Gaulle, France. Air France is one of the world’s largest airlines and a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance.