How early can I check in for TAP Portugal?

TAP Air offers check-in services up to 36 hours before your scheduled departure time. However, it is recommended to check in as early as possible to avoid any rush or inconvenience. The airline provides multiple options for check-in, including online check-in, airport check-in, and contacting TAP Portugal customer service. Here’s how you can complete the check-in process and obtain your boarding pass for your TAP flight in real-time.

Check-in Methods at TAP Air Portugal

Check out the following Tap Portugal air check-in methods and their advantages-

How to Online Check-In Tap Portugal Airlines?

  • Visit the TAP Air website or use their mobile app.
  • Locate the “Check-In” option and click or tap on it.
  • Enter your booking reference number or e-ticket number and your personal details as requested.
  • Select your preferred seat from the available options, if applicable.
  • Confirm your check-in and review the provided information.
  • Once completed, the system will generate your boarding pass, which you can either print or save on your mobile device.

How to Airport Check-In with Tap Portugal Air?

  • Arrive at the airport well in advance, allowing sufficient time for the check-in process.
  • Locate the designated TAP Air check-in counters or kiosks.
  • Present your travel documents, such as your passport and booking reference number or e-ticket.
  • Provide any required additional information requested by the check-in agent.
  • If desired, you can request a specific seat, subject to availability.
  • Once the check-in process is complete, the agent will issue your boarding pass.

Tap Portugal Mobile Check-In

Sure! Here’s a step-by-step procedure for using TAP Portugal’s mobile check-in:

Download the TAP Portugal mobile app:

  • Visit your device’s app store (e.g., App Store for iOS or Google Play Store for Android).
  • Search for the TAP Portugal app.
  • Download app and set up the app on your smartphone.

Launch the TAP Portugal app:

  • Locate the TAP Portugal app icon on your device’s home screen.
  • To start the app, tap on its icon.

Log in or create an account:

  • If you already have a TAP Portugal account, enter your login credentials (username and password) to log in.
  • If you don’t have an account, you can create one by tapping on the “Sign Up” or “Create Account” option and following the provided instructions.

Access the mobile check-in feature:

  • Navigate to the app’s home screen or main menu after logging in.
  • Look for the “Check-In” or “My Trips” section. The exact placement may vary depending on app versions.
  • Tap on the “Check-In” or “My Trips” option.

Enter your flight details:

  • Provide the required information for your flight, such as your booking reference number or e-ticket number, as prompted. Follow any additional instructions or questions asked by the app.

Select your preferred seat:

  • If seat selection is available for your flight, you will be presented with a seat map.
  • Tap on your desired seat from the available options, taking note of any seat preferences or charges mentioned.

Review and confirm your check-in:

  • Double-check all the information you provided, including your personal details and flight details.
  • Make any necessary corrections or changes if needed.
  • Once you are satisfied, tap on the “Confirm” or “Complete Check-In” button.

Obtain your mobile boarding pass:

  • After successfully checking in, the app will generate your mobile boarding pass.
  • You can view and save the boarding pass directly within the app.
  • Make sure to have your boarding pass easily accessible on your mobile device for airport security and boarding procedures.

Remember to carry all necessary travel documents, such as your passport, and check if any additional requirements, like visa or COVID-19-related documentation, apply to your specific travel destination.

Contacting TAP Portugal Customer Service:

  • Call TAP Portugal customer service using the provided contact number.
  • Provide your booking reference number or e-ticket details to the customer service representative.
  • Follow any instructions or questions asked by the representative
  • Upon successful verification, the representative will complete the check-in process on your behalf.
  • You will receive your boarding pass through the preferred delivery method discussed with the representative.

Check-in arrival time at the airport:


INTERNATIONAL: 90 minutes before scheduled departure

Minimum required check-in time with baggage:


INTERNATIONAL: 60 minutes before scheduled departure

Remember to carry your boarding pass and all necessary travel documents with you to the airport. Additionally, check if any specific requirements, such as visa or COVID-19-related documentation, apply to your destination or transit points.

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