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Submit your bid!

Do you already have an airberlin Economy Class Ticket, but you would like more travel comfort on your next flight?

With us, you can bid on an upgrade up to 34 hours before departure!

You determine the price! You will find out four hours before departure if your bid was accepted.

 

Which products can you bid on?
  

BC.jpg  Business Class Upgrade
Would you prefer to travel in style? Let us spoil you! Take a seat in one of our comfortable FullFlat seats and let yourself be enchanted by our culinary exclusive menus and our individual service in a private atmosphere.
       
XL.jpg  XL Seat incl. fastlane
Our XL seats are our cabin’s stars. 46 XL seats on each aircraft provide you with 20% more seat pitch and ensure you arrive even more rested at your destination. You will also enjoy our additional Priority Services (Priority Check-In and Boarding as well as the Fast Lane at Security).
       
freier_Nebenplatz.jpg  Free adjoining seat in Economy Class 
Enjoy the comfort of having one or more free adjoining seats in Economy Class. In addition to our excellent service, you will get an extra seat offer and even more privacy


This is how you can make a bid
 

profil.png 1. Log in using your booking number.

 

kreditkarte.png 2. Enter your offer along with your credit card information. Your
                      credit card will only be charged if your bid is accepted.

 

gift.png 3. With a little luck, you will get your upgrade.

 

 

You can independently submit more than one offer for the various services.
The bid is always regarding the flight segment you entered.

 

Do you already have a ticket? Submit your bid:

Have you bought your Economy Class Ticket yet?

  

 

airberlin exquisite - Frequently Asked Questions

When will I be told whether my bid was successful? 

We will usually inform you whether your bid was successful, at the latest, 12 hours before departure.

 

What happens if my bid was successful? 

If your bid has been successful, the bidding amount you submitted will be charged to your credit card. We will send you a confirmation email to the email address you provided when making the booking.

 

What happens if my bid was not successful? 

We will inform you by email (sent to the email address you provided when making the booking).  Your original flight booking will remain as it was.

 

Can I change the bid I submitted at a later stage?

Your can change your bid up to 72 hours before your planned departure, provided it has not yet been accepted by airberlin.

 

What happens if I want to cancel my flight after I have submitted a bid?

If you want to cancel the flight after airberlin has accepted your bid, the amount corresponding to your bid will not be reimbursed.
The relevant fare conditions apply to cancellation of your ticket. In the event of a Business Class Upgrade, the fare conditions of the original Economy ticket apply.

 

What happens if I want to re-book my flight?

If you want to re-book the flight you have booked, and airberlin has not yet accepted your bid, your bid will become invalid. Provided it is possible, you can submit a new bid for the new booking. The previous bid cannot be transferred to the new flight.

If you want to re-book, and airberlin has already accepted your bid, your bid cannot be reimbursed. Provided it is possible, you can submit a new bid for the new booking. The previous bid cannot be transferred to the new flight.

 

Can I also redeem topbonus miles to pay for the upgrade? 

A bid cannot be paid for with miles. Separate conditions apply to miles upgrades. Find more information here » 

 

Will I be credited with topbonus miles for the upgrade? 


You cannot submit a bid in topbonus miles. Special conditions apply to topbonus miles upgrades. More information on this is available here ».

 

 For the product type “Neighbor Free”, can I make an offer related to several seats?

You can submit offers for several seats next to you. The maximum number which can be kept free is one connected row of seats (depending on the configuration of the aircraft, this corresponds to up to 3 free seats).

 

What happens if the seat has nevertheless not been kept free after a successful bid?

In some rare cases, it can happen that the seat cannot be guaranteed at short notice, despite airberlin’s agreement. In this case you will be reimbursed for the amount you bid for each seat that has not been guaranteed.

 

What happens if not all the seats in my bid for several adjacent seats were free?

In some rare cases it can happen that individual seats cannot be guaranteed. In these cases you will be reimbursed for the amount you bid for each seat that has not been guaranteed.

 

I have already got a reserved seat and submitted a bid. Can I keep my chosen seat?

In general, we try to continue to guarantee the seat you have already reserved. It can happen, however, that we have to move you to provide you with your seat(s).