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How can I reserve a seat or XL seat?

Seats can be reserved via our Service Center » and travel agencies until 48 hours before the departure of the flight. You can also reserve a seat with more legroom.

Conditions depending on the fare category booked

JustFly fare:
It is not possible to make a seat reservation in this fare category

FlyClassic and FlyDeal fare categories:
The cost of reserving a seat on a short-haul or medium-haul flight » is 11,99 EUR per person, per flight segment and 16,99 EUR per person for a long-haul flight ». Seat reservations are free of charge for families with infants and for the severely disabled (German disability code "B", i.e. companion pass) and an accompanying person. If you have a topbonus Card Silver/Gold/Platinum or a topbonus Service Card, seat reservations are free of charge for you, as well as for one adult travelling companion and any children under 12 travelling with you.

The reservation of an XL seat costs €20 per person for each flight segment on a short- or medium-haul flight and €60 on a long-haul flight. For holders of a topbonus Card Silver and topbonus Service Card the reservation costs 10 EUR for a short-haul and medium-haul flight, and 45 EUR for a long-haul flight. For holders of a topbonus Card Gold and one adult travelling companion the reservation is free of charge.

Seat reservation is free of charge in this fare category. The reservation of an XL seat costs €20 per person for each flight segment on a short- or medium-haul flight and €60 on a long-haul flight. Please note that flights may also be operated by a code-share partner. If that is the case, please contact the airline that is operating your flight. The airline will be identified on your flight confirmation document.
Seats located next to emergency exits are subject to specific safety regulations under Community law. Please not that you may not belong to any of the following groups of persons:

  • expectant mothers
  • Infants and children (under 12 years),
  • mobility-impaired persons,
  • persons who have pets with them in the cabin.
YourFare - airberlin’s fare structure
Can I sit next to my travelling companion on the aircraft, if I book in the JustFly fare category?
The JustFly fare category does not include the additional service of a seat reservation (inc. the reservation of an XL seat with more leg room) and this cannot be booked as an add-on. Furthermore our Web Check-in does not give you the option of choosing your seat, i.e. the system allocates you a seat. This allows for ecological and economic factors regarding the loading of the aircraft to be taken into consideration. For this reason we cannot guarantee that passengers travelling together will be able to sit next to each other. If you wish to reserve a seat or to choose your seat when you check in online, we recommend that you book in FlyClassic or FlyFlex fare categories. In these fare categories seat reservation is available subject to a charge or free of charge.

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