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How to choose a Preferred Seat

Whether your flying Economy or Business Class choosing your Preferred Seat while booking your ticket online, via “My Booking” or AEGEAN’s Call Center, can make a simple flight a unique and carefree experience for you and your loved ones!

Economy Class

Find below two types of extra comfort seats:

Up Front
Be first in line for service
Be among the first to exit the plane
Enjoy more legroom
Choose your favorite window, aisle or middle seat
Sit next to your travel companion

 
Extra Legroom
Sit in the emergency exit rows or front row
Enjoy the maximum available legroom
Choose your favorite window, aisle or middle seat
Sit next to your travel companion

 

If you do not want to purchase a Preferred Seat, you may wait and reserve a Standard Seat once check-in for your flight opens.  You will be able to select a window, aisle or middle seat from a limited selection of sets without any additional charge.

Miles+Bonus Gold members have the privilege of choosing a Standard Seat even during the booking process.

Business Class

Business Class passengers can preselect their favorite seat free of charge from the booking process until minutes prior to departure. If there was no time to select a preferred seat during booking you can always add it later via My Booking or AEGEAN’s Call Center.

View seat maps for all AEGEAN and Olympic Air flights

Charges for Preferred Seats

2 seat types are available when flying Economy Class aboard on Airbus fleet type (319, 320, 321), you may choose an Up-Front Seat or an Extra Legroom Seat.

You can book it on line along with your flight or minutes prior to departure through My Booking. Please note that Preferred Seat change will not be allowed while on board.

As a Gold Miles+Bonus Member, you can reserve seats on any flight operated by Aegean or Olympic Air on line along with your ticket or minutes prior to departure. There is no charge for Standard Seats, while an exclusive 50% discount applies for Up Front Seats on domestic and international routes.

Simply sign in with your Miles+Bonus profile to choose your seat at any time.

Below a list of charges for pre-selecting seats in Economy Class. 

 Booking seasonality

 01/01 - 15/06 & 01/10 - 31/12

 16/06 - 30/09

  Extra Legroom

Up Front

 Extra Legroom  Up Front
 Domestic (excluding Mykonos & Santorini)

 8€

 5€

 8€

 5€

 Mykonos & Santorini

 10€

 8€

 10€

 8€

 Domestic Public  Service Operated routes [1]

 -

 -

 -

 -

 Cyprus

 14€

 10€

 15€

 11€

 Balkans [2]

 14€

 10€

 15€

 11€

 International Short flights [3]

 16€

 14€

 18€

 16€

 International Long flights [4]

 22€

 16€

 24€

18€

 Exception routes [5]

 22€

 16€

 24€

 18€

[1] Domestic Public Service Obligation routes include:  Athens from/to Karpathos, Ikaria, Naxos, Sitia, Skiathos, Kithira, Leros, Milos, Paros, Skyros, Zakynthos. Thessaloniki from/to Chios, Kalamata, Samos. Rhodes from/to Kastellorizo.  
[2] Balkans include:  Albania, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina,FYROM
[3] International Short flights include:  Armenia, Germany, Israel, Montenegro, Turkey,  Austria, Georgia, Italy, Malta, Ukraine, Switzerland, Croatia,  Jordan, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary,  Lebanon, Slovenia, Tunisia
[4] International Long flights include: Belgium, France, Norway, Denmark, Ireland, Portugal, Estonia, Luxembourg, Russia, Spain, Latvia, Sweden, Finland, Netherlands, United Kingdom, Morocco
[5] Exception routes include: Egypt, Saudi Arabia

Notes:

  • Rates apply per flight.
  • available on Aegean and Olympic Air operated flights only
  • Booking your seat through AEGEAN’s Call Centre after your ticket has been issued is subject to a service fee of 8 EUR per passenger.

Family Travels

Due to safety regulations children or adults traveling with infants are not allowed to select an emergency exit seat (i.e. Extra Legroom seat type). In addition, an adult and child travelling under one flight reservation must select the same seat type.

Passengers requiring special assistance – Request for mobility Aids
Please note that when you request a mobility Aid such as a wheelchair while booking your ticket, the appropriate seats will automatically be displayed, so as to facilitate your selection. In case you submit the relevant request after completing your booking, please be informed that the preselected seat will be cancelled with no refund.

Changes & refunds for Economy Class Preferred seats

  • If you change your mind you can easily manage your booking with an existing seat reservation under the My Booking section.
  • If you paid for a seat reservation and wish to change it, please note that if the new seat’s price is higher, the difference will be charged. 
  • Charges already paid for a seat reservations cannot be reimbursed if there are no equivalent seats available for reservation on the changed flight (i.e. same type and with the same characteristics).
  • Should you wish to cancel your flight, no refund is granted for the purchased Preferred Seat.
  • For involuntary seat changes incurred due to operational reasons (such aircraft change or other safety or security causes), we will automatically assign an equivalent seat to you. Nevertheless, in the unfortunate event that such a reallocation is unfeasible, you are entitled to a refund.