Quick reference guide to Air New Zealand seating

 
Exclusive complimentary seating reserved for Elite, Gold or Koru members, and generally located towards the front of our Economy cabins on Air New Zealand operated flights. Includes Space+ on applicable Domestic, Tasman and Pacific Island services

All services

Complimentary access to all available Frequent flyer seats, from any fare

Complimentary access to all available Frequent flyer seats, from any fare

Not available

 
Standard seating is other seating available further back on the airplane

All services

Complimentary access to all available Standard seats

Complimentary access to all available Standard seats

Access to Standard seats except for:
- Domestic grabaseat fares where a $5 charge applies
- Tasman and Pacific Islands Seat and Seat+Bag fares where a $10 charge applies

 
Works Deluxe (Special seating):
Access to premium check-in, additional baggage allowance and premium seating with a guaranteed empty seat beside you

Short-haul International flights operated by A320 and B767 aircraft (trans-Tasman and Pacific Island services except Perth and Honolulu)

Available for customers who have purchased Works Deluxe

Available for customers who have purchased Works Deluxe

Available for customers who have purchased Works Deluxe

 
Skycouch (Special seating):
Special economy seating that converts three-across seats to a comfortable couch

Long-haul International flights operated by 777-300

Available for customers who have purchased Skycouch. Access to seats in the Skycouch zone may be assigned to Elite and Gold members only at check-in if seats are available, however does not include Skycouch product

Available for customers who have purchased Skycouch

Available for customers who have purchased Skycouch

 
Twin Seat (Special seating):
Purchase the seat next to you for additional comfort when space is available - only at check-in

Long-haul International flights operated by 777-300 and 777-200

Available for customers who have purchased Twin Seat at check-in.

Available for customers who have purchased Twin Seat at check-in.

Available for customers who have purchased Twin Seat at check-in.

 
Exit Row Seating (Paid Seating):
Stretch out and enjoy the extra space that an Exit Row Seat provides as well as priority boarding privileges. Please note that there are some requirements that must be met to sit in an Exit Row

All services

Can be purchased from time of booking

Complimentary from 48hrs before travel

Can be purchased from time of booking

Complimentary from 48hrs before travel

Can be purchased from time of booking to 3hrs before departure for international flights and 30mins before departure for domestic flights

 
Preferred Seating (Paid Seating)
Limited number of seats in preferred areas of the aircraft including priority boarding

All services

Can be purchased from time of booking

Complimentary from 48hrs before travel

Can be purchased from time of booking

Complimentary from 48hrs before travel

Can be purchased from time of booking to 3hrs before departure for International flights and 30mins before departure for Domestic flights

 
Bassinet Seating (Paid Seating):
Confirmed bassinet for infants under 8 months at time of travel with a maximum weight of 11.8kg/26lb. Bassinet dimensions are 29 inches (73.66cm) long x 13.5 inches (34.29cm) wide

All shorthaul and longhaul international services

Can be purchased from time of booking if travelling with an infant. Will be allocated to infant bookings for free on a space available basis from 48hrs before travel

Can be purchased from time of booking if travelling with an infant. Will be allocated to infant bookings for free on a space available basis from 48hrs before travel

Can be purchased from time of booking if travelling with an infant. Will be allocated to infant bookings for free on a space available basis from 48hrs before travel