WestJet offers 5 easy options for check-in:
Airport Counter Check-in: Check-in for your flight in the most conventional manner by stopping by the WestJet counter at the airport.
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 WestJet's online 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 WestJet counter.
Electronic Kiosk Check-in: For those who want to bypass the lines at the counter on busy travel days, WestJet offers check-in services for passengers via electronic kiosks. Typically, these kiosks contain WestJet signage on them and are located near the WestJet counter. This service is available at 22 airports including Toronto, Las Vegas, Edmonton and Orlando. For a full list, visit WestJet's kiosk check-in page.
Curbside Check-in: For passengers flying from Fort Myers, Tampa, Las Vegas and Palm Spring who want to avoid the lines at the counter, curbside check-in is also available.
Mobile Check-in: For details on the WestJet mobile check-in service please see WestJet's online check-in page.
Checked Luggage Restrictions for WestJet
You will be allowed up to four items of checked baggage, not exceeding 23 kg per piece and with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 157 cm. The first bag is free, and additional baggage can be checked for a fee. For a full breakdown of WestJet’s checked baggage allowance and the corresponding baggage fee, please visit the WestJet Checked and Excess Baggage page.
Carry-On Baggage Restrictions for WestJet
You are allowed to carry two pieces of baggage with you on the flight at no extra charge. The maximum weight for carry-on baggage must not exceed 10 kg per item, with a maximum dimensions of 55 cm x 23 cm x 40 cm for the first item and 43 cm x 16 cm x 33 cm for the second. For more information, visit the WestJet Carry-On Baggage page.
WestJet Special Luggage Requirements
WestJet allows passengers to take some oversized and special items with them to their destinations. Some items, such as specific assistive devices and child or infant equipment can be checked for no additional cost. Specific rules regarding special luggage requirements, including those pertaining to sporting goods such as skis, fishing and hunting equipment, bicycles and surfboards can be found on For more information on traveling with these special items can be found in the Baggage section of WestJet’s website.
WestJet offers just 1 option for seating on their flights.
Seating on WestJet has a distance of 32-34 inches between seats. Most aircraft have seats with individual seat-back monitors for entertainment.
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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 WestJet's Traveling with Pets.
Dependant on the flight, and type of aircraft, WestJet offers a variety of food, beverage and entertainment options.
The WestJet fleet consists entirely of Boeing 737 aircraft.
WestJet does not operate their own company lounges but have partnered with other companies to offer passengers lounge access in some cities. Visit the WestJet Lounge information page for further information.