Azores Airlines Check-in

How can I check in for my Azores Airlines (S4) flight?

You may check-in for your Azores Airlines (S4) flight with the following options:

  • Online check-in (Web check-in)
  • Mobile check-in
  • Self-service kiosk check-in at the airport
  • Ticket counter check-in at the airport

Does Azores Airlines (S4) have online web check-in?

Yes, you may check-in for your Azores Airlines (S4) flight online starting 48 hours and ending 75 minutes before the scheduled departure time, depending on departure city and destination. Passengers with connecting flights from SATA Air Acores to Azores Airlines and SATA Imagine members who redeemed miles to upgrade to Executive Class are not eligible for online check-in. Online check-in is available for all flights departing from the following airports:

  • Azores
  • Madeira
  • Lisbon
  • Porto
  • Boston
  • Toronto
  • Frankfurt
  • Las Palmas
  • London
  • Cape Verde

Passengers will, in most cases, be able to print their boarding pass(es).  Passengers traveling on the following fares or schedules may not print their boarding pass and must collect their boarding pass at the airport check-in counter:

  • Passengers travelling with a student fare
  • Passengers travelling with a resident fare who present a work contract
  • Passengers travelling with a resident fare and an infant
  • Passengers with connecting flights
  • Passengers who requested special baggage transportation
  • Passengers who requested special assistance
  • Passengers flying to or from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Cape Verde

Can I check bags with the Azores Airlines (S4) online check-in?: No, however using online check in makes you eligible to check your bags at a designated online check in counter at most airports.

Can I pay bag fees with the Azores Airlines (S4) online check-in?: No

Can I select or change my seat with the Azores Airlines (S4) online check-in?: Yes

Does Azores Airlines (S4) offer mobile check-in?

Yes, however, currently [1 October 2018] there is not an app, therefore, you may use an internet browser on your mobile. You may check-in for your Azores Airlines (S4) flight with your mobile device starting 48 hours and ending 75 minutes before the scheduled departure time, depending on departure city and destination. Passengers with connecting flights from SATA Air Acores to Azores Airlines and SATA Imagine mebers who redeemed miles to upgrade to Executive Class are not eligible for mobile check-in. Mobile check-in is available for all flights departing form the following airports:

  • Azores
  • Madeira
  • Lisbon
  • Porto
  • Boston
  • Toronto
  • Frankfurt
  • Las Palmas
  • London
  • Barcelona
  • Cape Verde

Passengers will, in most cases, be able to print their boarding pass(es). Passengers traveling on the following fares or schedules may not print their boarding pass and must collect their boarding pass at the airport check-in counter:

  • Passengers travelling with a student fare
  • Passengers travelling with a resident fare who present a work contract
  • Passengers travelling with a resident fare and an infant
  • Passengers with connecting flights
  • Passengers who requested special baggage transportation
  • Passengers who requested special assistance
  • Passengers flying to or from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Cape Verde

Can I check bags with the Azores Airlines (S4) mobile check-in?: No, however using mobile check in makes you eligible to check your bags at a designated mobile check in counter at most airports.

Can I pay bag fees with the Azores Airlines (S4) mobile check-in?: No

Can I select or change my seat with the Azores Airlines (S4) mobile check-in?: Yes

Does Azores Airlines (S4) offer self-service kiosk check-in?

Yes, you may check-in for your Azores Airlines (S4) flight at the airport self-service kiosk from 48 hours to 60 minutes prior to departure and receive a printed boarding pass. SATA Imagine passengers who redeemed miles to upgrade to Executive Class may not check in with the self-service kiosks. Self-service kiosks are available at the following airports:

  • Lisbon Airport Terminal 1
  • Porto Airport
  • Ponte Delgada Airport

Can I check bags with the Azores Airlines (S4) self-service kiosk check-in?: No

Can I pay bag fees with the Azores Airlines (S4) self-service kiosk check-in?: Yes

Can I select or change my seat with the Azores Airlines (S4) self-service kiosk check-in?: Yes

Does Azores Airlines (S4) offer ticket counter check-in?

Yes, you may check-in for your Azores Airlines (S4) flight at the airport ticket counter from 30 minutes to 2.5 hours before the scheduled departure time (depending on your departure city and destination) and receive a printed boarding pass.

Can I check bags at the Azores Airlines (S4) ticket counter check-in?: Yes

Can I pay bag fees at the Azores Airlines (S4) ticket counter check-in?: Yes

Can I select or change my seat at the Azores Airlines (S4) ticket counter check-in?: Yes

Does Azores Airlines (S4) charge a fee for a seat assignment?

Azores Airlines (S4) does not charge a fee for selecting a standard seat assignment. However they do charge passengers for selecting Pre-Seat Comfort seats with additional legroom.

When do I need to arrive at the airport for my Azores Airlines (S4) flight?

Suggested arrival time before scheduled departure time for passengers with checked baggage:

  • For inter-island flights: 1.5 hours
  • For domestic flights from Terminal 1 Lisbon: 2 hours
  • For domestic and European flights: 1.5 hours
  • For intercontinental flights: 2.5 hours

Minimum arrival time with carry-on baggage for passengers that have already checked in:

  • For inter-island flights: 20 minutes
  • For domestic flights from Terminal 1 Lisbon: 50 minutes
  • For domestic and European flights: 30 minutes

Minimum arrival time with carry-on baggage for passengers that have not yet checked in:

  • For inter-island flights: 40 minutes
  • For domestic flights from Terminal 1 Lisbon: 65 minutes
  • For domestic and European flights: 50 minutes
  • For intercontinental flights: 70 minutes

Minimum required check-in time with checked baggage:

  • For inter-island flights: 30 minutes
  • For domestic flights from Terminal 1 Lisbon: 1 hour
  • For domestic and European flights: 45 minutes
  • For intercontinental flights: 1 hour

More Information