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How can I reserve a seat or XL seat?

Seats can be reserved via the Service Center » and travel agencies until 4 hours before the departure of the flight. You can also reserve a seat with more legroom.

JustFly, FlyDeal and FlyClassic (longhaul) fares: You can find information about our current charges here »

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.For FlyClassic (booked from 5.5.2015 for short and mediumhaul), FlyFlex and FlyFlex fares, the seat reservation is included and therefore free of charge.

XL seats

As a holder of a topbonus Silver Card and/or Service Card, you receive a €10 discount on XL seats for short and mediumhaul, and a €15 discount for longhaul. Holders of a topbonus Gold/Platinum Card and one accompanying adult can reserve an XL seat free of charge, as can anyone booking the FlyFlex/ FlyFlex fare. For charges when booking all other fares, please refer to this overview »

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.
XL seats that are located by the emergency exit are subject to special safety regulations. 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,
  • passengers with limited understanding of German or English,
  • persons who have pets with them in the cabin.

To ensure safety, airberlin is entitled to allocate passengers who are unable to meet these requirements with a different seat prior to departure.

What benefits does my topbonus Card give me in terms of making seat reservations?
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