Online checkin

I know these has been asked before, but not finding the answers. 

Question: When can I do or finish online check-in? Cruise is 3 months away.

Also, do I add carnival gift card to sail and sign doing check-in process?

How can you tell who the CD is for your ship? just wondering.

 I know these may be repeated questions, but greatly appreciate your help. 

5 Answers

I See I can start check in Aug 7th.... But should I wait till it gets closer?

The sooner you check-in online the better chance you have to pick the boarding time you want. You can wait to print out your boarding pass and luggage tags until the last minute.

Thank You so Much.... I will for sure do it when i can then.... Happy

We always complete the online check in as soon as we are able to (mind you have never sailed Carnival).

We like to get it done and out of the way

Then we usually print tickets and tags a week before sailing.

I believe the Aug 7 date is the date you are able to select boarding time. These are enforced at most if not all ports now for Carnival. You can finish the online check in except for that step.

I would advise doing the check in sooner rather than later so you will be able to choose your dining time. Early dining and open seating (your time dining) generally fill up, leaving only late seating for the last folks to check in.


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