It is possible to open a checking account at any Huntington Bank location. Alternatively, current Huntington customers and residents of certain states, including Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and Pennsylvania, may apply online at Huntington.com, as of 2015.
On the Huntington Bank website, choose the checking account product you desire, and click the Apply button. Follow the prompts to complete the process. The online application takes about 10 minutes, and all you need to get started are your Social Security number and either a driver's license, a state ID or a U.S. passport. Online funding options include electronic funds transfers and Huntington Mobile Deposit, which enables you to deposit checks using a smartphone.