Passengers can now check-in online as at when due. This online check-in has become the norm in the modern world. It is available on the website of the various airlines.
Moreover, it makes life easy for both the passengers and the airlines. Also, it saves times for both parties and as well reduces the workload of personnel for the airlines.
Benefits of Check-in Online for airlines
Online check-ins help to save airlines a lot of money by reducing costs. They make use of fewer papers, the lesser staff at the check-in counter at the airport.
Moreover, online check-in helps to save time (also money). And this enables them to provide cheaper flight fares.
Why Passengers Must Check-In Online
There are dozens of reasons passengers should check-in online. Online Check-in makes life easy for passengers by saving them time and stress. Also, it provides opportunities for passengers to improve their flights.
You can select any seat of your choice during the online check-in. The earlier you check-in online, the greater the choice of available seats.
Moreover, some airlines will make you pay a fine if you haven’t checked-in online or if you don’t have a printed copy of your boarding pass.
Also, note that if you fail to check-in early, you can be denied from boarding. And you will be eligible for compensation for boarding denial. This is because it will be seen as your responsibility.
So, do not let any airline staff stop you from your lovely trip! Ensure you check-in at the due time.
The first thing to do when checking-in for Dana air is to visit the website. After opening the home page of the site, the next thing is to click the flight booking menu. Among the options that will appear is the check-in link.
If the tab for the check-in is red, it is advisable to click again. Then you fill in the surname and the confirmation number of the traveller.
Once this is filled, the traveller can go ahead to print out the boarding pass.
Online Check-in for Aero Airlines
When trying to check-in online for an Aero air flight, the first step is to visit the website of the airline. The next thing to do after the web page has been opened is to click on the bookings menu.
There you will find the online check-in link, click on this link, and you will be taken to the online check-in page. You will have to input your last name and your booking reference which would have already been sent to you.
Travellers are urged to read the terms and conditions associated with online checking before clicking on the next button to get their boarding pass.
Online check-in for Arik Air
Alas, one of the top dogs in the aviation ministry does not offer the online check-in service for domestic flight travellers in Nigeria.
Arik Air, which is arguably the most popular airline in Nigeria aviation ministry that does not offer online check-in. They offer this service in other counties, but they are yet to provide this option for Nigerian travellers.
One will expect that it won’t be long before they also evolve, given that most of the other airlines have adopted it and it is time-saving.
However, it is of note that they offer the online check-in service for international flights. For international flights online check-in, the first thing to do is to visit the website(https://www.arikair.com).
After opening the home page, you will see the plan and book menu. Then, click on the book a flight link under this menu, and you will get a couple of options which includes the online check-in option.
After clicking on the online check-in option, you will have to supply your surname, booking reference, flight number and the departure airport.
From the above, we can see that online check-in is beneficial to both the travellers and the airline. Due to this new feature, passenger can check in from wherever they want, be it their home, office, car; you name it.
It also helps the airline to reduce the number of staffs needed and the burden on the existing staff. The online check saves time for both the airliner and the flyer.
However, travellers shouldn’t fall into the trap that most travellers fall into. Most travellers become too relaxed after their completing their check-in process online.
They often show up late at the airport. There is no doubt that the online check-in will save you time at the airport. However, you must be present at the airport on time to have enough time for luggage check.
It is advisable that you get to the airport a few hours to the flight departure.