Etihad Airways' online check-in allows passengers to check in via their computer or mobile device. This service is available through Etihad Airways' mobile app and website. Passengers can use online check-in to select their seat, print or download their boarding pass, and check the status of their flight. Passengers using Etihad Airways Online Check-in may be able to check their bags and incur extra baggage fees. Online check-in begins 24 hours before the airline's departure and closes 4-1 hour before departure, depending on the origin and destination of the flight.