Southwest Airlines online Check-in
You have booked a flight with Southwest and now want to check in online. Check-in can be done either from the main page or from a dedicated check-in page
Use our direct line to check in your Southwest Airlines flight online:
What do I need to know about Southwest Check-in?
- Please enter the “Confirmation Number” as well as your first name and your last name.
- You should have received the confirmation number with your booking confirmation.
- 24 hours before the scheduled departure, customers can complete the online check-in and receive a Southwest boarding pass.
- Please print out the boarding pass to gain access to the aircraft.
Mobile Check-in Southwest Airlines
Check-in via mobile devices is also possible, please use the following link: https://mobile.southwest.com/check-in
If you checked in for your flight using your mobile device, simply proceed to the airport and go to the nearest e-ticket check-in machine (if available) to print your boarding pass.
The Southwest system detects that you have already checked in for your flight. Therefore, all you have to do is request a reprint of your boarding pass.
Useful information about Southwest check-in and boarding passes
Boarding passes are also available at a Southwest Airlines Skycap counter (if available at the airport), ticket counter, or e-ticket check-in kiosk (if available).
Southwest Check EarlyBird Check-in
With the Southwest Check EarlyBird Check-in you have the following 3 advantages for an extra charge – compared to normal check-in:
If you decide to print your boarding pass the day before or a few hours before the flight, your confirmed onboard position will be ready and waiting for you. Now you can print your boarding pass according to your schedule.
Better space – faster boarding
Within 36 hours before departure, you will be automatically checked in and assigned a seat.
More storage space for carry-on luggage
If you board earlier, you’ll have more choice when it comes to storage space for your carry-on luggage.
General information about Southwest Airline
Southwest is an American low-cost airline and ranks among the top 5 airlines in the world. The airline’s focus is on low-cost U.S. domestic flights. The airline is also considered one of the founders of the low-cost segment.
You can find out more about Southwest Airline on the official website: https://www.southwest.com/