Advance seat reservation

General terms and conditions

You can now also reserve your seat in Economy class up to 48 hours before departure. This is possible either while you are making your booking or afterwards through your personal profile.


You can reserve a seat under the following conditions:

  • Your flight will be operated by SWISS
  • You are travelling SWISS Economy, and at least 25% of the seats are still available
  • You have not booked a special service such as travelling with pets, medical support etc.
  • Children must be over the age of 2
  • You reservation is not part of a group booking (from a minimum of 10 people)

You can state your preference (window or aisle) on all other flights.

For Miles & More status customers

Miles & More status customers (Senator and HON Circle) can reserve seats until just before departure on any flight operated by SWISS (no charge). Sign in with your Miles & More profile to choose your seat (no charge).