Priority Services

Air Canada offers a range of priority services designed to simplify and enhance your overall airport experience and minimize time spent on airport processes. These services are offered when you travel in:

Some priority services are also available to Air Canada Altitude members, Star Alliance Gold members, as well as Latitude customers.

Priority Check-in

Priority check-in offers personalized full check-in services. Dedicated counters are available across the Air Canada network.

Those eligible for Priority check-in include:

Priority Security Clearance

Priority Security Clearance is available to all customers travelling in International Business Class or North America and Caribbean Business Class. It provides expedited access to security screening via an exclusive access lane at select airports and times.
Learn more about Priority Security Clearance.

Priority Boarding

Priority Boarding offers a dedicated boarding lane which allows you the luxury of boarding first, or at your leisure via an expedited priority lane.
Learn more about Priority Boarding.

Priority Baggage Handling

With priority baggage handling, your bags will be identified with special priority tags so that they will be among the first on the carrousel when you arrive at your destination. Priority baggage handling is offered to:

Extending priority baggage handling privileges*

As an Altitude Super Elite100K, Elite75K and Elite 50K member, you may extend your priority baggage handling privileges to your spouse, common-law or same-sex partner, dependent children under age 21, and one travel companion, provided your guests check in at the same time as you and are travelling on the same Air Canada flight. Please have your Aeroplan number handy in the event you are asked to present it.

*Does not apply if you are travelling with an Aeroplan ClassicFlight Reward or if the first flight in your itinerary is not operated by Air Canada