KLM is the Dutch national airline carrier, whose only hub is Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport.

In 2003, KLM became part of Air France, giving life to a new partnership, while maintaining its own identity; the following year, with its American ally Northwest Airline, it became part of the SKY TEAM alliance which also includes Air France and Alitalia.

SkyTrax assigns 4 Stars to KLM. Its strengths are comfortable travel classes, highly specialized on-board staff and a great gastronomic offer.

Here are some of them valuable advice before leaving with KLM

Check in
KLM offers the possibility to check-in from the PC, from the Smartphone via the App, at the airport to the Self desks or directly to the check-in desks.

Check in Online it has never been so simple; just enter your ticket number or booking code and flight number; subsequently, select the flight and other passengers for whom you want to check in. At this stage, you can choose your seat.

Then, to print your boarding pass, you can do it at home, send it by email, print it at the airport, or save it via the app on your mobile phone.

Check-in at the airport it's very simple. Thanks to the SELF banks, just enter the booking data, and place the passport or document on the optical drive; then, you can print your boarding pass. Subsequently, it is possible to deliver the hold baggage to the personal use.

Most airports accept baggage from 2 hours before flight departure on the day of departure.

If you did not have time and wanted to do the Check-in via Smartphone, it is possible to do it easily via the KLM mobile site.

You will need to enter the e-ticket number or booking code and flight number: your personal data will appear on the screen. Before check-in, at this stage, you can change the seats, add a baggage to the reservation; subsequently, you will receive the boarding pass via e-mail as a barcode, to print it or save it on your device so that you can reach the airport with a digital boarding pass that has the same value as paper.

Time for online Check-in
You can check in online from 30 hours up to 1 hours before the scheduled departure time. For flights to the United States, online check-in is available from 24 hours before departure.

Check-in and baggage delivery at the airport
Self-service check-in machines, check-in counters and baggage drop-off points at the airport are open from at least 3 hours to 40 minutes (Europe) or 60 minutes (intercontinental) before the scheduled time of departure. departure.

Passengers of the KLM company can carry the following LUGGAGE on board:

Economy Class:A carry-on bag with 55 x 35 x 25 cm sizes and an accessory (such as a handbag, briefcase, camera or laptop) for a maximum total weight of 12 kg;

Business class: a carry-on bag with 55 x 35 x 25 cm sizes, a second bag smaller than 45 x 35 x 20 cm and an accessory (handbag, briefcase, camera or laptop) for a total maximum weight of 18 kg.

The hold baggage (maximum 32 kg and sum of the 158 cm dimensions) is not included on European Economy Class flights.

Indicating on the site the flight sections and the class of travel, through the tool Baggage Calculator it is possible to have a summary of the allowed baggage.

Kanoa advises, before accessing the security checks, to store i LAG (LIQUIDS, AEROSOL, GEL) in containers with a capacity not exceeding 100 ml or equivalent; these must be placed in a transparent and resealable plastic bag, with a capacity not exceeding one liter, and in which the contents enter comfortably and the bag is completely closed.
LAGs to be used during travel for medical purposes (accompanied by a doctor's prescription) or for a special diet (including baby food) in containers with a capacity not exceeding 100 ml or equivalent.

For more info, we invite you to consult the official website from our page AFFILIATIONS available from this link.

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