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Air Baltic check-in

Krystof Hajek updated 24. 9. 2023

For AirBaltic flights, you must check in separately online or via kiosks at the airport. Check-in at the check-in counter at the airport is subject to a fee.

Online check-in

Whether on your computer or on your mobile phone, check-in online is quick and easy. Go to and you'll have your boarding pass in a few steps. Print it out or save it on your mobile phone. Show the QR code to airport staff on your phone screen.

Online check-in is available 36 hours to 60 minutes before departure. If you have Business, Classic or paid for a seat selection, you can check in as early as 5 days (118 hours) before departure.

Any checked baggage will be dropped off at the Baggage Drop-off counters at the airport free of charge.

Self check-in kiosks

AirBaltic offers its own self-check-in kiosks at Riga RIX and Copenhagen CPH airports. Enter your ticket booking reference number, last name and within a minute you have completed the check-in process and the kiosk will print your boarding pass.

Check-in via kiosk is free and the last check-in is 40 minutes before departure.

Check-in at the airport

Check-in at the check-in counter is available for a fee 35 EUR. It is free for passengers:

  • Business and Classic
  • with children under 2 years of age
  • in a group
  • with a code-share ticket from another airline

If you are connecting at Riga Airport and do not have a boarding pass for the connecting flight, you can get one at the Transfer Desk up to 30 minutes before departure. The minimum transfer time in Riga is 45 minutes.

Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.

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