Self-service check-in

Find self-service check-in

Self-service check-in is a convenient way to check in at U.S. and select international airports with your e-ticket. Check-in, drop your bags at the counter and be on your way to security!

Airport information

Use self-service check-in

If you have an e-ticket, you can use self-service machines. To access your reservation and check in, simply do one of the following:

  • Swipe a major credit card
  • Scan or swipe your boarding pass, mobile itinerary barcode, or passport
  • Enter your confirmation code (example, NSYYSZ)
  • Enter your AAdvantage® Executive Platinum, Platinum Pro, Platinum or Gold card number
  • Enter your American Airlines ticket number

Next, you can:

  • Choose from 11 languages
  • Check in for up to 4 flight segments
  • Select or change your seat(s)
  • Purchase premium seats
  • Print or reprint your boarding pass
  • Print your bag tag and attach to your checked bags (at select airports)
  • Check your bags at the ticket counter
  • Add your AAdvantage number
  • Stand by for earlier or later same-day flights (if eligible)
  • Confirm a same-day flight change (if eligible)
  • Purchase a day of departure upgrade (if eligible)
  • Request a 500-mile upgrade (elite members)
  • Purchase additional AAdvantage miles
  • Request a duplicate receipt

You may also like...