Extra Legroom Seat

Treat yourself to more legroom on your next Austrian Airlines flight.

Advanced Booking

Secure yourself an extra legroom seat up to one year in advance. You can already purchase the seats with more legroom in Economy Class together with your flight booking.

Discover the extra legroom seats on our Boeing 777 and the extra legroom seats on our Airbus 321 in a 360 degree view. (in English)

Please click here if you would you like to make a reservation for an extra legroom seat now

Of course you can book your seat at your travel agency as well as at one of the Austrian Airlines Service Centers worldwide.

Reservation fees per seat and flight segment

Flight Segment Reservation Fee Austrian Airlines Destinations
Continental Routes
Zone Europe
EUR 25* Europe incl. Island, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Armenia, Georgia
(not included: Azerbaijan)
Zone 1a
EUR 40 Amman, Cairo, Erbil, Isfahan, Shiraz, Tehran, Tel Aviv
Zone 2
EUR 75 Chicago, Colombo, Miami, Maldives, New York, Seychelles, Washington D.C., Toronto
Zone 3
EUR 100 Beijing, Bangkok, Havana, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Mauritius, Shanghai

* Prices valid for bookings on austrian.com, brusselsairlines.com, LH.com, swiss.com, lhgroup-agent.com and via Direct Connect.

The distinction between continental / intercontinental is based on the type of aircraft. A different type of aircraft can also be used on operated routes from operated terms:

  • Continental: All flights with A319, A320, A321, Embraer 195, Fokker 70, Fokker 100, Bombardier Q400
  • Intercontinental: All flights with B777, B767  

Web Check-in

Extra legroom seats will be offered to you automatically during the web check-in process. The Austrian Web Check-in portal opens 47 hours before your scheduled departure. Austrian Airlines currently offers the extra legroom seats via web check-in for long- and medium-haul flights only.

Please click here if you would like to access the Austrian Airlines Web Check-in now.


For those making their minds up at the last minute, the extra legroom seats can be requested and purchased at the airport or directly on board of all long- and medium-haul flights as well.