Copa Airlines is the flag carrier of Panama and the country’s largest airline, headquartered in Panama City. A member of the Star Alliance, the airline also owns and operates the Colombian airline AeroRepública, currently branded as Copa Airlines Colombia. Started as a domestic carrier in 1947, Copa Airlines currently serves 78 destinations across 32 countries in North America, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. If you’re flying between these destinations, then Copa Airlines flights is something that you should consider in addition to all other options.
Already booked your Copa Airlines cheap flights? Be sure to check out the airlines’ carry-on and checked luggage allowance before packing your bags. You don’t want to be surprised with excess baggage fee at their check in counter.
All Copa Airlines passengers are allowed one piece of carry-on luggage and a personal item, which fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front. The checked baggage allowance depends on the destination and departure airport. Furthemore, the excess baggage policy and fees depend on the class of service, frequent flyer status and flight route. Review the Copa Airlines Baggage Policy on their website for more details.
All set to book Copa Airlines flights? Let us also tell you that you have four ways to check in before boarding your Copa flight, which include web check-in, mobile app check-in, airport check-in and web station check-in.
Web check-in: With web check-in, you can check in up to 36 hours prior to the flight departure time, from the comfort of your home of office. For flights to and from the United States, passengers may check in up to 24 hours in advance. You can avail this facility even if you’re traveling with checked baggage.
Mobile Web check-in: You can check in online using the Mobile Web Check-In app and receive your mobile boarding pass from any of the Copa Airlines destinations. Some airports do not accept mobile boarding passes ye. But don’t worry. In those airports, you just need to queue up in the Web Check-in line and show your mobile boarding pass. A paper boarding pass will be printed for you.
Airport check-in counter: If you’re traveling with infants, pets or that need special assistance, you can check-in at the designated counter in the airport.
Web stations: Copa Airlines also offer self-service kiosks at Panama’s leading hotels. You can take advantage of these kiosks to avail all the benefits provided on copa.com.