As Shanghai Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Eastern Airlines, they follow all of the same procedures.
Does Shanghai Airlines have online check-in?
Yes, Shanghai Airlines has an online check-in service for all passengers holding an E-ticket. Only adults with no special requirements can check-in online.
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Can I use online check-in if I have bags to check?
Passengers who need to check-in luggage or who have lost their boarding pass can go to the airport's online check-in counter to have the luggage checked in or to get a new boarding pass.
Can I change/select my seat with online check-in?
Yes, simply log onto Shanghai Airlines' website to choose your flight, input personal information, select your favorite seat, and print an A4 boarding pass.
If I check-in at the airport, how much time should I allot?
You may now check in for your flight from 150 minutes to 45 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Keep your travel stress-free by arriving at the airport in plenty of time to make your flight. Passengers should be at the security check point at least 40 minutes before departure and at the gate at least 15 minutes before departure.