There are a variety of ways to check-in at London City Airport designed to speed up your journey. There are both check-in desks and self-service kiosks in the main terminal or you can use the online check-in facility on your airline's website.
Passengers are advised that check-in is open 2 hours before scheduled departure. Passengers will be unable to check-in before this time.
BA passengers travelling to New York can check-in, with hand luggage, 15 minutes before the flight is due to depart.
CityJet passengers can check-in from 15 to 20 minutes before the flight is due to depart without bags, 30 minutes before with bags and 40 minutes before for those with connecting flights.
For all other passengers your airline will be able to confirm latest check-in times. Passengers are able to check-in hold baggage two hours before their flight is due to depart.
Check-in desks are located on the ground floor of the Terminal concourse, on the right hand side as you enter the building.
Passengers can check-in for flights with British Airways, Lufthansa, Alitalia, Luxair, and SWISS using the CUSS machines in the Terminal concourse or outside the Airport entrance next to the London City Airport Docklands Light Railway station.
Self bag tagging is available to all British Airways passengers. Visit one of the blue self-service check-in kiosks located in the main terminal or along the walkway between the airport and Docklands Light Railway station and follow the instructions. To view how this works click here.
Most of our airlines now offer online check-in, so you can bring your printed boarding pass with you and some airlines offer mobile boarding on your mobile phone. Click here to visit your airline online check-in page.