Free seat reservation


As a holder of a topbonus Silver, Gold, Platinum or Service Card, you are entitled to free seat reservations for you, an adult travelling companion and any accompanying children under the age of 12.


  • As the holder of a topbonus Card (Silver/Gold/Platinum/Service) you may reserve seats free of charge up to 48 hours prior to your scheduled departure on a flight operated by airberlin or NIKI for yourself and a travelling companion and/or any accompanying children under the age of 12. This applies to Economy or Business Class flights.
  • Free seat reservation is only available on flights that allow seats to be reserved.
  • Free seat reservation for a travelling companion and children is only possible if they have been booked on the same ticket and the reservation is made for all the required seats at the same time.
  • Certain seats cannot be reserved or may only be reserved on payment of an additional charge. These include in particular the first row of any aircraft, seats in the emergency exit row, special seats designated for unaccompanied minors, special seats allocated to the severely disabled and seats reserved for check-in only.