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Check-in Availability

Online Check-in Airport Check-in
Domestic flights within Türkiye Free of charge Free of charge
International flights Free of charge An „Airport Check-in“ service fee applies¹

1 For bookings made on or after June 10, 2024, passengers traveling on group bookings for international flights will be charged an airport check-in fee of €5 per passenger per route if the complimentary online check-in process is not completed. Check-in guidelines for Air Cairo flights are available here. Additional information can be found in the Airport Check-in section below.

For detailed information regarding online and & airport check-in availability and boarding pass requirements, simply select your departure airport and destination airport from the drop-down below:

Airport Online Check - in Online Check - in is available from Digital boarding pass allowed Airport check - in counters open from
Aalborg (AAL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Adana (ADA) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Izmir (ADB) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Amsterdam (AMS) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Eskisehir (AOE) Yes 36h - 1h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Alrlanda (ARN) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Kayseri (ASR) Yes 36h - 1h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Abu Dhabi (AUH) No   No  
Antalya (AYT) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Bahrain (BAH) Yes 72h - 4h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Barcelona (BCN) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Belgrade (BEG) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Berlin Brandenburg (BER) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Beirut (BEY) Yes 72h - 4h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Birmingham (BHX) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Bodrum (BJV) Yes 36h - 1h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Billund (BLL) Yes 72h - 4h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Burgas (BOJ) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Bremen (BRE) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Bristol (BRS) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Brussels (BRU) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Basel (BSL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Budapest (BUD) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Paris (CDG) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Cologne/Bonn (CGN) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Copenhagen (CPH) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Diyarbakir (DIY) Yes 36h - 1h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Dalaman (DLM) Yes 36h - 1h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Dortmund (DTM) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Dublin (DUB) Yes 72h - 4h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Dusseldorf (DUS) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Dubai World Jebel Ali (DWC) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Dubai (DXB) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Erbil (EBL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure No 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Ercan (Nicosia) (ECN) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Edinburgh (EDI) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Edremit / Korfez (EDO) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Eindhoven (EIN) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Erzurum (ERZ) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Ankara (ESB) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Elazig (EZS) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Rome (FCO) No   No  
Muenster/Osnabrueck (FMO) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Frankfurt (FRA) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Friedrichshafen (FDH) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Fuerteventura (FUE) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Gaziantep (GZT) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Gothenburg (GOT) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Gran Canaria (LPA) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Graz (GRZ) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Geneva (GVA) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Hamburg (HAM) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Hannover (HAJ) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Hatay (HTY) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Helsinki (HEL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Hurghada (HRG) No   No  
Ibiza (IBZ) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Istanbul (SAW) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Istanbul (IST) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Innsbruck (INN) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Jersey (JER) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Krakow (KRK) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Konya (KYA) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Lanzarote (ACE) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Larnaca (LCA) No   No  
London Gatwick (LGW) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
London Heathrow (LHR) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
London Luton (LTN) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
London Stansted (STN) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Lyon (LYS) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Malaga (AGP) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Manchester (MAN) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Marseille (MRS) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Malmo (MMX) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Munich (MUC) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Nevsehir (NAV) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Newcastle (NCL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Nice (NCE) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Nuremberg (NUE) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Ordu/Giresun (OGU) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Oslo (OSL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Palma de Mallorca (PMI) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Prague (PRG) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Pristina (PRN) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Riga (RIX) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Rhodes (RHO) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Rome (CIA) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Salzburg (SZG) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Sandefjord (TRF) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Santorini (JTR) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Sarajevo (SJJ) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Samsun (SZF) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Shannon (SNN) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Skopje (SKP) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Split (SPU) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Stockholm (VST) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Stockholm (BMA) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Stuttgart (STR) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Tallinn (TLL) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Teneriffa (TFS) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Thessaloniki (SKG) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Tirana (TIA) No   No  
Trabzon (TZX) Yes 36h - 1h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Venice (VCE) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Vienna (VIE) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure
Vilnius (VNO) Yes 72h - 3.5h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Warsaw (WAW) Yes 72h - 3h before departure Yes 2.5h - 45 m before departure
Zurich (ZRH) Yes 72h - 1h before departure Yes 3h - 1h before departure

Unfortunately it is not possible to check in online for an Air Cairo flight. Please check in for your flight at the Air Cairo check - in counters at the airport.

Airport Online Check-in Online Check-in available from Digital boarding pass allowed Airport check-in counters open from
Adana (ADA) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Izmir (ADB) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Eskisehir (AOE) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure No 2 h - 30 m before departure
Kayseri (ASR) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Antalya (AYT) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Bodrum (BJV) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Diyarbakir (DIY) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Dalaman (DLM) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Edremit / Korfez (EDO) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Erzurum (ERZ) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Ankara (ESB) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Elazig (EZS) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Gaziantep (GZT) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Hatay (HTY) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Kars (KSY) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Konya (KYA) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Malatya (MLX) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Mardin (MQM) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Ordu Giresun (OGU) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Zonguldak (ONQ) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Samsun (SZF) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Trabzon (TZX) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure
Van (VAN) Yes 36 h - 1 h before departure Yes 2 h - 30 m before departure

At SunExpress, we encourage our passengers to check in online to save time at the airport and get one step closer to their holidays from the comfort of their home. Do you also like the idea of making your travel simpler than ever? Then, you have come to the right place!

  • Free of charge
  • Save time by using our bag drop-off counter exclusively
  • Book your seat, additional baggage, and other extras

Insider: Download the SunExpress app now and receive your mobile boarding pass directly to your smartphone.

        

How to check in online

If you have booked your flight:

  • directly via SunExpress or via a SunExpress agency with access to the SunExpress booking system, you can log in with your booking or e-ticket number and your name.
  • via a Tour Operator, please make sure that before you enter any details in the online check-in screen, you first click the „Tour Operator“ tab at the top of the screen. Kindly have the tour operator reference number handy and enter your flight number, the departure and destination airports, surname, first names and departure date.

Note:

  • If you are a resident of Turkey, please use your passport and not your ID card to check in online for an international flight.
  • Please replace German umlauts like this: ä = ae, ü = ue, ö = oe and Turkish characters like this: ç=c, ı=i, ğ=g, ö=o, ş=s, ü=u
  • Double-barrelled names / surnames should be entered as follows:
    • Tour operator passengers: e.g. Max-Moritz / Max Moritz = MaxMoritz.
    • All other passengers: exactly as they are written on your ticket / PNR.

Boarding passes

Digital boarding passes can be used at most airports in our network where Online Check-in is available. At the following airports, you can check in online, but digital boarding passes are not accepted. Therefore, if you check in online, you will need to collect a printed boarding pass at the check-in counter when you arrive at the airport:

Plovdiv (PDV), Tbilisi (TBS), Budapest (BUD), Erbil (EBL), Beirut (BEY), Skopje (SKP), Dubai (DXB), Dubai World Jebel Ali (DWC), Sarajevo (SJJ), Kuwait City (KWI)

Online Check-in is currently not available for:

 

  • Passengers with reduced mobility and / or who require special services offered at the airport. Please make sure that you fulfill the necessary conditions specified by SunExpress before checking in online.
  • Passengers traveling with a pet in the cabin
  • Children between 5 and 12 years of age who are traveling alone (Unaccompanied Minors)

 

Online Check-in

If you decide to complete your check-in at the airport or do not have the opportunity to check-in online, please be informed that an airport check-in fee of €5 per person per route may apply. We recommend that you refer to the table above on this page for detailed information regarding online and airport check-in availability. By pre-booking our “Airport Check-in” service, you can benefit from a reduced fee of 2.99 € per passenger and route.

Under the following circumstances, checking in at the airport for an international flight is free of charge:

  • at departure airports where online check-in is not yet available
  • for passengers who have booked SunPriority or SunPremium, both of which include free Airport Check-in
  • for children between 5 and 12 years of age who are traveling alone (Unaccompanied Minors)
  • for passengers with reduced mobility and/or who require special services at the airport
  • for passengers who are traveling with a pet in the cabin
  • for interline and code-share passengers

Boarding Times
Please be sure to arrive at the airport in plenty of time. After completing your check-in, we kindly ask you to proceed directly to the passport control and security check and make sure that you arrive at the gate on time:

  • for international flights, you need to be at the gate at least 45 minutes before departure and
  • for domestic flights, you are required to be at the gate until 30 minutes before departure.

Please bear in mind that late arrival at the departure gate means that you will forfeit your right to fly. Arriving at the gate after the deadlines specified above may result in denied boarding.