Select your seat

Whether you like the window seat, prefer the aisle, or want extra legroom; we’ve got the information you need to know when requesting your preferred seat.

Seat reservations

You can select your preferred seat on Qantas operated flights after making a booking. Standard seat selection is complimentary for customers who are:

  • travelling on any Qantas operated domestic service
  • travelling internationally in Economy on a Saver or Flex fare
  • travelling internationally in First, Business or Premium Economy cabins
  • Platinum One, Platinum, Gold or Silver Qantas Frequent Flyers or equivalent oneworld and Emirates Skywards Frequent Flyers
  • travelling on an Economy Classic Flight Reward
  • on the same booking and travelling with any of the above mentioned travellers
  • checking in.

Seat selection is available for a charge for customers travelling in international Economy on sale fares. 

Extra legroom seats

Travelling in Economy and want some additional space? Purchase one of our extra legroom seats. Check you meet the requirements and additional conditions for exit rows before selecting one.

Extra Legroom seats are complimentary for Platinum One members.

Select your seat now

To select your seat prior to check-in, login to manage booking or your bookings for Qantas Frequent Flyers. 

Don't forget to check-in online even if you've selected your seat. Ensure you take your seat receipt (for purchased seats), boarding pass and Qantas booking reference with you to the airport. 

Qantas Points and charges for seat selection

Prices quoted in US dollars or Qantas Points.

Qantas points and charges for seat selection
Flights Routes Seat selection Extra legroom seats
Australian Domestic  All Free From $15 or 2,500 points 
International short-haul Australia - trans-Tasman (excluding flights between Perth and Auckland), Port Moresby and New Caledonia $11 or 2,000 points
$19 or 3,000 points
International medium-haul Australia - Singapore, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Beijing, Shanghai, Denpasar, Jakarta, Tokyo, Manila, Honolulu and Dubai
Perth - Auckland
Los Angeles – New York
Dubai - London
$30 or 4,500 points
$69 or 10,500 points
International long-haul Australia - London, Johannesburg, Los Angeles, New York, Dallas/Fort Worth and Santiago
$30 or 4,500 points
$140 or 21,000 points

Important information

View full terms and conditions for seat selection.

Seat selection cannot be guaranteed as seats may need to be changed for operational, safety or security reasons, even after boarding the aircraft.

Disclaimer: ^ You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions. You must be logged into qantas.com using your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number and have sufficient points for redemption at the time of purchasing seats. The Points Plus Pay option is not available when purchasing seats.

Disclaimer: + You can select your seat only on Qantas international flights QF1 - 199 and Qantas Australian domestic flights QF400 - 1349 (excluding QantasLink services). On QantasLink services you can request a preference for an aisle or window seat. View seat selection terms and conditions.