Bag Check

Free Bag Check Service Locations

Transit Center
Daily, 6 a.m.–6 p.m.
Level 1
Bags Inc. info and questions only: (303) 342-6652

Mt. Elbert and Pikes Peak     Shuttle Lots 
4 a.m.– 4 p.m.
Friday: 4 a.m.–7 p.m.
Bags Inc. info and questions only: (303) 503-9641 


DEN offers free bag check and check-in service at the Transit Center and Mt. Elbert  and Pikes Peak shuttle lots to make it convenient for you to travel, luggage free, from the time you arrive until you board your flight. Bag check and check-in services are provided by Bags Inc. 

  • For domestic flights on United, Southwest, Delta, American, and Spirit airlines. Flights to international destinations are not eligible for the bag check service
  • Check your bags a minimum of 90 minutes before your flight
  • Skip airline ticket counter lines--check your bag and get your boarding pass
  • This is a free service. Airline bag fees still apply and can be paid at all bag check locations
  • Passengers with lap infants must go to the ticket counter for the child’s boarding pass, per airline regulations


Save time! Complete the bag check enrollment form here and provide the confirmation information when you arrive at a bag check location. 

Transit Center Bag Check

Lug less and explore more. Check your bag at the Transit Center and get your boarding pass before you head up to the terminal and security.

  • Transit Center Level 1, below The Westin
  • Hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. (for flights departing as late as midnight)

Learn more about the Transit Center Bag Check here. 

Drive-up Bag Check at Mt. Elbert and Pikes Peak Shuttle Lots

Drive in and check your bag from the comfort of your car before you park. A greeter at the bag check kiosk will remove your bag from your car, check you in, and hand you your boarding pass. Once you park your car, board the shuttle, and travel to DEN, luggage-free. Upon arriving at the terminal, head directly to security.

  • Hours: Saturday–Thursday 4 a.m.–4 p.m., Friday 4 a.m.–7 p.m.
  • Follow Bag Check signs when you enter the parking lot