Please arrive punctually at the check-in counter so that you have checked in and are in possession of your boarding card, at the latest, by the time the counter closes. Check-in counters open two hours prior to departure.
Generally speaking, the following closing times apply:
Check-in for scheduled flights: 30 minutes prior to departure (Economy & Business)
Check-in for passengers on holiday flights: 30 minutes prior to departure
Check-in closure Germania: At least 45 minutes prior to departure
Check-in closure SunExpress: At least 45 minutes prior to departure
Check-in closure Turkish Airlines: At least 60 minutes prior to departure
Please pay attention to the varying closing times for check in.
Our service for all passengers flying on holiday the next day with airberlin*, Lufthansa (for connecting flights within the next 23 hours), Germania (in the case of departures up to 12am) or SunExpress: From 06:00pm to 07:00pm on the evening prior to travel, it is possible to check-in at the specially marked desks in the terminal. On presentation of personal identification and travel documents, you will be given your boarding card and can hand over your luggage. This enables you to save waiting time at check-in on the day of travel, your seats in the plane are already reserved and you also avoid any time-consuming carrying around of cases on the day of travel. You can arrive at the airport – in a relaxed state! – up to 60 minutes prior to departure and then go directly through the security control to the departure lounge.
Please note that this service is not available for connecting flights with US-American airlines as well as flights to Tel Aviv (Israel).
*For flights with Sun Express or Germania a fee of 5 euros per person will be charged for check-in the evening prior to departure. Airberlin charges 10 euros per person for the evening before check-in. Check-in on the evening prior to departure is free of charge for children under 12 years of age, airberlin Business Class passengers as well as owners of the top bonus Gold/Silver/Service (plus one accompanying person). For flights with airberlin a fee of 8 Euros will be charged.