Economy Class on long-haul flights - now offering you an increased level of comfort

Enjoy superior comfort in Economy Class on an airberlin flight.Excellent service, ergonomically shaped seats and XL seats with extra leg room transform your flight into a comfortable, relaxing travel experience.

Preventing 'jet legs': improved comfort and extra leg room

Our long-haul seats have padding in the lower back area, an anti-DVT footrest, generous seat pitch, back rest which reclines 15 cm and individually adjustable headrest.

You have a choice of four different seat categories » in our cabin:
Standard seat category A and B, Preferred seat, XL seat.

Standard seats offer the usual level of airberlin comfort, with the only difference being their position in the aircraft.

On long-haul flights the Preferred seats are located in the row of two and allow a quick deboarding.

Take advantage of the benefits of our popular XL seats and arrive at your destination feeling even more relaxed. From December 2015, 40 additional seats » in the front section of Economy Class on long-haul flights will offer extra space and improved comfort.

The benefits of XL seats at a glance:

  • 15 cm extra leg room
  • improved seat comfort
  • more space
  • plenty of freedom of movement
  • rapid disembarkation

XL seats can be reserved, subject to a fee, when booking your flight or at a later date up to 4 hours before departure. The fees can be found in this overview ». In the FlyFlex fare, the XL seat reservation is free of charge (subject to availability).

Reserve your preferred seat now »

Internet on board

The airberlin fleet will gradually be equipped with the new airberlin connect service. Find out more »

In-flight entertainment

eco_entertainment1.jpgOur new comprehensive Inseat Entertainment* system ensures that there is something to suit your individual taste.

  • each seat is equipped with its own monitor
  • individualised entertainment programme: box-office hits, TV series or games
  • more than 200 hours of programmes to choose from
  • each seat has its own USB port

You will receive headphones free of charge on board. If you prefer, you can of course use your own headphones. You can download our current entertainment programme for long-haul flights as a PDF file here »

Amenity Kit for your comfort

In order to make the journey more pleasant, on selected night flights the airberlin Amenity Kit provides each passenger with:

  • a toothbrush and toothpaste
  • a sleep mask
  • socks

Fun and games for kids

In order to ensure that the youngest passengers are also entertained during long-haul flights, they are given a colourful pack of toys when they are on board:

  • a colouring book and pencils
  • a puzzle
  • a comic
  • an airberlin cap

In-flight sales 

Our in-flight sales offer all this and a great deal more:

  • delicious snacks and drinks
  • high quality perfumes
  • exquisite jewellery
  • fashion accessories
  • children's toys

Find out about our extensive range of products before you fly »


magazin_neu.jpgairberlin in-flight magazine

You can view the current airberlin in-flight magazine here »

  • new edition on board every month
  • around one hundred pages of lifestyle, tips, information and great entertainment

Contact and archive » 

* Please note the following variation » on our route from Stuttgart to Abu Dhabi and back.         


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