Check-in at the airport
Ticket and baggage check-in for flights operated by PLL LOT (flight numbers LO001-3999*) is open at least:
- 2 hours before scheduled departure time at Polish airports (except Warsaw) and other airports from which medium-haul flights are operated (Europe, Middle East and North Africa);
- 3 hours before scheduled departure time for flights from the USA, Canada and other long-haul flights;
- 23 hours before scheduled departure time for flights departing from Warsaw to any PLL LOT destination, and from the following airports: Stockholm (ARN), Copenhagen (CPH), Düsseldorf (DUS), Munich (MUC), Geneva (GVA), Vienna (VIE).
Passengers must always take into account the check-in closing time for scheduled flights, and the possibility of longer waiting time for the security check.
If you have a ticket for a PLL LOT flight operated by one of our partners (flight numbers LO 4000-6999), please contact the carrier operating your flight to obtain information about check-in opening and closing times.
Ticket and baggage check-in closing times for scheduled flights
|Destination||Check-in closing time|
|domestic flights (within Poland)||30 minutes|
|short-haul flights to Schengen||40 minutes|
|short-haul flights to non-Schengen||50 minutes|
|flights from the Middle East||60 minutes|
|long-haul flights||70 minutes|
We observe the above time limits to ensure timely departures. Remember that before the check-in is closed you must have your boarding card, even if you have already checked in online you must have your baggage checked.
Due to possible airport infrastructure problems at certain airports, please allow for longer waiting time at the security check.
Passengers with limited mobility who use mobility aids are asked to allow for longer time necessary to conduct a security check of the passenger and his/her equipment.