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American Airlines Check-in and Boarding Pass




Founded : April 15, 1926 (earliest predecessor airline as American Airways, Inc.)

Key people : Doug Parker (Chairman & CEO) | Robert Isom (President) | Stephen Johnson (Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs) | Derek Kerr (Executive Vice President and CFO)

Country : United States

Office Address : 1 Skyview Drive Fort Worth, TX 76155

City : Fort Worth

State : TX,

Zip Code : 76155

Phone number : +1-800-433-7300

Official Website :

Check-in arrival time at airport:

Domestic: 60 minutes before scheduled departure
International: 90 minutes before scheduled departure

Minimum required check-in time with baggage:

Domestic: 30 minutes before scheduled departure
International: 60 minutes before scheduled departure

Check-In Policy

You may check-in for your American Airlines flight with the following options:

  1. Online check-in (Web check-in)
  2. Ticket counter check-in at the airport
  3. Kiosk check-in

The following travel paperwork must be organized before arriving at the American Airlines Airport:

  1. A valid passport or government-issued identification
  2. E-ticket number
  3. The name and details of your American Airlines flight

American Airlines Online Web Check-in to Get a Boarding Pass

American Airlines allows passengers to check-in online and print their boarding pass before arriving at the airport. This can save time and avoid long lines at the check-in counter. Here's how to check-in online with American Airlines:

  1. Visit the American Airlines website and navigate to the "Check-In" section
  2. Enter your last name and either your record locator or your frequent flyer number to access your reservation
  3. Select the passenger(s) you wish to check-in and confirm any baggage information
  4. Print your boarding pass or save it to your mobile device

American Airlines Offline  Check-in to Get a Boarding Pass

  1. Locate the American Airlines ticket counter at the airport.
  2. Provide your flight information and identification to the agent. Make sure to have your passport or government-issued ID ready and your reservation number or ticket.
  3. If you have any checked baggage, give it to the agent to be weighed and tagged. American Airlines charges fees for checked baggage, so be prepared to pay if necessary.
  4. The agent will give you your boarding pass

American Airlines kiosk Check-in to Get a Boarding Pass

Passengers who prefer a quick and efficient check-in process can use a self-service kiosk to get their boarding pass. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to use the booth:

  1. Locate an American Airlines self-service kiosk at the airport.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen to enter your flight information and personal details.
  3. If you have checked baggage, the kiosk will print out baggage tags you can attach to your luggage. Then, drop off your bags at the designated baggage drop area.
  4. The kiosk will print out your boarding pass, which you can use to proceed to security and board.

American Airlines Boarding Pass FAQ's

You can do online check-in through the official website from your laptop. You can also do mobile app check-in and get a boarding pass on your phone.

American Airlines check-in time online starts prior to 24 hours and ends before 45 and 90 minutes for domestic and international flights.


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