Advance seat reservation

Where would you like to sit?

If you would like a window seat, more legroom or are in a group and want to sit with your fellow travellers, you can book the best seats in SWISS Economy now for a small surcharge.

How to choose your seat in advance

You can book the seat of your choice on any SWISS-operated flight up to 48 hours before departure. As a Miles & More status customer, you can take advantage of this offer until just before departure free of charge (tariff Economy Light for a fee).

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  • Standard seat

    Standard seat

    Decide where you would like to sit. Would you prefer an aisle seat or one by a window? Reserve the seat of your choice now on any SWISS European or intercontinental flight.

European flights

The Standard Seat is already included in the Classic and Flex rates. With the Light fare, you can reserve it for a surcharge of CHF 12.00 per route.

Intercontinental flights

You can reserve a Standard Seat for a surcharge of CHF 29.00 per route.

Book standard seat now

  • Seats in the preferred zone

    Preferred zone

    Saving time made easy - choose a seat in our preferred zone,which is just behind Business class, and you will be one of the first passengers to disembark.

European flights

The Flex rate already includes a seat in your preferred zone. With the Light and Classic rates, you can reserve it for a surcharge of CHF 25.00 per route. The reservation depends on the availability of the seat.

Intercontinental flights

You can reserve a seat in your preferred zone for a surcharge of CHF 49.00 per route. The reservation depends on the availability of the seat.

Book a seat in the preferred zone now

  • Seats with extra legroom

    Seats with extra legroom

    Enjoy more freedom in SWISS Economy. Secure yourself one of our popular seats with extra legroom, and enjoy even greater comfort on your trip.

You can reserve a seat with extra legroom for a surcharge of CHF 29.00 per route on European flights, and for CHF 99.00 per route on intercontinental flights. The reservation depends on the availability of the seat.

Book seat with extra legroom now

Benefits for Miles & More status customers

As a Miles & More status customer (Senator and HON Circle), you can now reserve seats until just before departure on any flight operated by SWISS (no charge). Simply sign in with your Miles & More profile to choose your seat (no charge).

  1. All prices indicated in Swiss Francs are references values for Switzerland.