Flying from Kearney

Kearney has one airline providing flights to Denver International Airport, 7 days a week.

Denver International Airport website:

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Check In

When to arrive:

It is HIGHLY recommended to be at the airport 1 hour before departure

  • 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling with checked bags.
  • 45 minutes prior to scheduled departure when travelling without bags.
  • 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure passengers must be checked in and available at the GATE for boarding
  • The ticket counter closes 30 minutes prior to takeoff. You must arrive early or you risk missing check in or delaying the flight.

Keep your photo ID and your ticket, boarding pass, or a copy of your itinerary (if you are traveling on an electronic ticket) easily accessible. You will need to show your photo ID and travel documents several times.

Valid ID:
· Driver’s license
· State ID Card
· Military ID card
· Passport
· Resident Alien card
· Photo employment ID issued by country, state or federal agency

*Travel with shoes that come on and off easily, you will be asked to remove your shoes during the security check points.

Carry-on Bag

  • Passengers are allowed 1 carry on bag
  • Size 24” x 17” x 10”
  • 25 pounds or less
  • Passengers can bring a small bag or purse in addition to the carry-on bag
    *Passengers are advised to carry-on medicines, keys, passport, and travel documents

 More Information on Baggage

Checked Bags

  • Size must be equal or less than 62″ total
  • 50 pounds or less
  • Baggage will be returned at final destination IF connecting flight has current airline agreement


Baggage Agreements:
· Alaska Airlines
· Delta
· United
· Ravn Alaska
· American Airlines

*All other connecting flight baggage will be returned to passenger in Denver, and need to be rechecked.

More Information on Baggage

Items Not Allowed

  • Alcohol
  • Firearms
  • Smoking
  • Marijuana
  • Seat belt extensions not provided by PenAir
  • Devices that restrict the recline of seats
  • Self-heating meals or beverages
  • Personal air purifying devices
  • Air filters placed on overhead vents
  • Electronic smoking devices
  • Full list found on



Pets must remain in a closed pet carrier for the entire flight. The carrier must be stowed for taxi, takeoff and landing.
– Advanced reservations must be made. Reservations cannot be made online.

Holiday and Peak Travel

Reminder that holiday and peak travel times can make the pre-flight process slower. Please allow for extra time to arrive and check-in.