Czech Airlines offers 2 easy options for check-in:
Airport Counter Check-in: Check-in for your flight in the most conventional manner by stopping by the Czech Airlines counter at the airport. At some airports, the check-in will be at common (shared) counters. For an additional charge, you can check in one day ahead for some flights departing from Prague. See Czech Airlines’ check-in information page.
Next Day or Advance Check-in: This option allows you to save time and check-in for your flight up to 24 hours in advance of your departure time via the internet. To check-in online, visit Czech Airlines’ check-in page. After checking-in, you can print out your boarding pass and proceed directly to the security gates if you aren’t checking any baggage. If you have to check baggage be sure to stop by the Czech Airlines counter.
Checked Luggage Restrictions for Czech Airlines
For those traveling Economy Class you will be allowed 1 item of checked baggage, not exceeding 20-23 kg per piece and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 158 cm. Economy Class baggage allowance varies based on your destination. For a full breakdown of checked baggage allowance based on destination, and potential fees associated with baggage, please visit Czech Airlines’ Baggage Allowance Page.
For those traveling Business Class passengers are allowed 1-2 items of checked baggage, not exceeding 30-32 kg per piece and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 158 cm per item. Business Class baggage allowance also varies based on your destination. For a full breakdown of checked baggage allowance based on destination, and potential fees associated with baggage, please visit Czech Airlines’ Baggage Allowance Page.
If you are traveling with a child under 2 years old, you are also entitled to 1 additional piece of luggage not exceeding 10 kg in weight, and a collapsible stroller.
Carry-On Baggage Restrictions for Czech Airlines
For those flying Economy Class, you are allowed to carry 1 piece of baggage with you on the flight at no extra charge. The maximum weight for carry-on baggage must not exceed 12 kg, with a total dimension (L + W + H) of 115 cm.
Travelers may also take items for personal use into the cabin including laptops, cameras, purses, mp3 players, food, pillows, etc. For the complete list of allowed carry-on and personal items on Czech Airlines please visit their Baggage Restrictions Page.
Czech Airlines Special Luggage Requirements
Czech Airlines allows passengers to take some non-traditional traveling items with them to their destinations including scuba diving equipment, surfboards and skis. For more information on traveling with these special items, visit Czech Airlines’ Baggage Allowance Page.
Czech Airlines offers 2 options for seating on their flights:
Economy class seating on Czech Airlines has a distance of 30-32 inches between seats. On some aircraft the seats have footstools and positional headrests. On long-haul flights, six audio channels are available and some aircraft have central screens showing a selection of films.
Business class seating on Czech Airlines has a distance of 31-48 inches between the reclining seats, depending on the aircraft. On selected aircraft the seats have adjustable foots and head rests. On long-haul flights, six audio channels are available and some aircraft have central screens showing a selection of films. In addition, iPod touch players are available to Business Class passengers.
Don’t forget Tigger!
Flying with your pets can be a safe and fun experience if airline rules and regulations are followed. Live pets can only be transported to countries where the regulations of the country permit, and subject to the terms and conditions specified by that country. Pets can often travel on flights with you in the cabin, in the hold as checked baggage, or in the hold, as cargo. See Czech Airlines’ Traveling with Pets.
Dependant on the flight, and type of aircraft, Czech Airlines offers a wide variety of food, beverage and entertainment options.
Business Class offers a wider selection of magazines and newspapers. In addition, on some flights there is a central entertainment system offering movies, documentaries, travelogues or mini comedies. On long-haul flights, there is also a selection of audio channels available, and you can also watch international films, listen to music of various genres, play games or view photos by asking the cabin crew to lend you a personal iPod touch player. Business Class refreshments comprise several courses and are served on china dinnerware. The specific type of refreshments depends on the duration of the flight and aircraft type but includes a selection of beverages, including alcoholic, soft, hot, and cold drinks.
Czech Airlines operates a fleet consisting mainly of Boeing and Airbus airplanes. Their fleet consists of Airbus A310, A319, A320, A321, Boeing 737, and ATR ATR72 and 42 aircraft.
Crystal Lounge is the official airport lounge of Czech Airlines. The Crystal Lounge is fully operational in Prague.
Crystal Lounge access is available to Business class passengers traveling with Czech Airlines or another SkyTeam airline, as well as OK Plus Silver and Gold cardholders, and SkyTeam Elite Plus cardholders.