A US-based carrier, with main headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, United Airlines is one of the world’s largest airlines. With an operating a fleet of about 700 aircrafts, United Airlines has a vast flight network.
From its other hubs in San Francisco, Denver, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C., United Airlines operates nearly 3,300 day-to-day flights on United and United Express to more than 1,000 destinations in over 170 countries. United Airlines is one of the few airlines in the world that serves all six colonized continents.
United Airlines started its award-winning mileage program called Mileage Plus. This program offers its members an extensive selection of famous travel destinations, including over 800 cities, some of them being New York, Orlando, San Francisco, London, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Frankfurt, Washington D.C., Sydney and many more.
Advantages of choosing United Airlines
Gone are the days of hustle and standing in never-ending queues for check-in. Now with the United Airlines’ Web Check-in facility, your check-in is just one click away. Use your laptops or smartphones and enter your confirmation/e-ticket/MileagePlus number and your last name and you’ll instantly receive your electronic boarding pass. You can print your boarding passes from home or can also request for a boarding pass barcode to be sent to your mobiles. Just note that Web check-in is available 24 hours before and closes 45 minutes before take-off.
If you are an avid traditional check-in lover, United Airlines has set up self-serve check-in kiosks at the airport, where you can check-in yourself safely or you can always head to the check-in counters.
United Airlines requests its customers to complete their check-in at least 45 minutes before departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes before departure for international flights.
United Airlines charges a nominal service fee on all passengers for their first two pieces of check-in luggage, irrespective of their cabin class. This fee is separate and is charged regardless of the baggage allowance.
Allowance for Economy class passengers-
Allowance for Business or Premier cabin classes-
Size of a carry-on bag
Size of your personal item
Passengers can visit United Airline’s online baggage calculator to verify their exact checked baggage service charges for their travel route. Baggage exceeding the limitation of size or weight will be liable to additional charges and only checked-in based on the availability of space in the aircraft.
The prices were really cheap and every extra additional cost was mentioned in the same page. Totally impressed with the transparency.
I didn’t mind paying extra for extra comfort in the flight and got exactly the seat that I booked for myself.
The process was really smooth. Happy to see how dedicated and professional the staff was.
The people on the phone were extremely helpful and never showed a sign of frustration over my never-ending questions.