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Tailor-made air travel.

Anyone who flies passengers from all over the world to their destination each day knows how different and individual people are. Everyone has their own personal requirements for a planned trip. That's why airberlin now offers three individual fares on short and medium-haul, each including different services. So every time you make a booking, you can decide for yourself which services you would like to use. Find the service package that best suits your needs and enjoy tailor-made air travel with airberlin.

Information about Economy Light
The affordable package for spontaneous short breaks with little baggage.   

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Information about Economy Classic
The traditional package with a number of comfort options to ensure you enjoy your trip to the full.

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Information about Economy Flex
The flexible package with many exclusive benefits for a relaxing flight, and spontaneous itinerary changes at any time.

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Fare Choices - airberlin’s fare structure
Does the new fare structure mean any changes to my existing booking?
No, existing bookings remain unchanged. The terms and conditions which applied when you booked your flight still remain valid.

Can the Economy Light fare be booked for children?
Yes, Economy Light can be booked even for infants under 2 years and children under 12 years. The discount is granted for infants under 2 years.

You can find more information about travelling with children here »

When is Economy Flex the right fare for me?
The Economy Flex fare offers maximum flexibility in travel arrangements and comfort around your flight: you can cancel and rebook free of charge with this fare, even after the original departure date. In this case, only the difference to the new fare needs to be paid; restrictions regarding possible alternative routes are reserved. The price includes, in addition to hand baggage: two items of checked baggage and a seat reservation.
For detailed conditions of the Economy Flex fare, please refer to this overview »
Is it possible to check baggage at the airport if I book the Economy Light fare?

"Yes, you can check baggage at the airport, for a fee. If you already know that you will have baggage when planning your trip, we recommend registering the bag when booking your flight or later » online or via our Service Centre » up to 4 hours before departure. Tip: book extra baggage online up to 30 hours before departure and save shorter-term baggage charges!

Information about fees »

An alternative for passengers with baggage to check in would be one of the following fares: Economy Classic or Economy Flex: these fares include checked baggage.
You can find detailed terms and conditions for Economy Light here »

Can I sit next to my travel companion on the aircraft if I book Economy Light?

In Economy Light, a seat reservation (incl. XL seats, for more legroom) is possible as an additional service, and can be added during booking or subsequently under My Booking ». During Web Check-in, you won’t have a free choice of seats: a seat will be assigned to you by the system. This takes into account ecological and economic aspects of aircraft loading. For this reason, we cannot guarantee that travel companions without a seat reservation will be assigned adjacent seats.

As a topbonus member, what changes can I expect as a result of airberlin's new fare structure?

You will find more information about the new fares and topbonus membership »

What are the features of airberlin’s fare structure?

airberlin passengers on short and medium-haul flights have the choice between these four fares: Economy Light, Economy Classic and Economy Flex », as well as the business fareBusiness Flex ».

On long-haul flights, there is a choice of three fares in the Economy Class: Economy Saver, Economy Classic and Economy Flex », as well as three fares in the Business Class: Business Saver, Business Classic and Business Flex ». We have put together information on all our fares in an Overview.