EL AL offers Economy Class passengers an opportunity to purchase a more spacious and comfortable seat - Economy Seat PLUS.The service is available on the airline’s 747-400,767-300 and 777-200 aircraft.
An Economy Seat PLUS is more spacious than Economy Class seats (91cm/36”in 747 and 767 fleet and 86cm/34” in 747 and 777 fleet), with a greater recline, up to 33% more than that of an Economy Class seat and a special footrest for more comfort.
Reserve an Economy Seat PLUS and enjoy your flight even more!Passengers ordering an Economy Seat PLUS enjoy a pampering amenity kit, their own bottle of water and, on 767-200 aircraft, iPads will be distributed offering a wide range of entertainment content.
As of April 30th, three types of flight tickets will be offered in Economy Class to all of EL AL`s European destinations. From now on, you can purchase the flight package that best suits your needs and pay only for the components you choose.For flights departing as of October 15th 2018.
Long Range Destinations: USA, Canada, China, Thailand, Hong Kong and South Africa
Is it possible to purchase a seat in Economy Seat PLUS for Matmid points?240 points per flight segment to short range destinations450 points per flight segment to long range destinations
Update to the price of the service, starting from October 15th, 2018270 points per flight segment to short range destinations480 points per flight segment to long range destinations
* Matmid members may purchase an Economy Seat PLUS for points if they have the required number of points in their accounts
Do Matmid Club members have benefits when ordering an Economy Seat PLUS?Members of the EL AL Matmid Frequent Flyer Club with Top Platinum (+ accompanying passenger on the flight), Platinum or Gold tier status have priority for these seats, subject to availability, at no extra cost.
* Changes and updates regarding EL AL destinations in Europe in Economy Class, for flights departing as of October 15, 2018, for sale as of April 30, 2018: GL members flying with a Lite, Classic or bonus ticket are not entitled to seating in Economy Plus.
Reservations can be made up to 24 hours before the flight through the EL AL website, the EL AL Telephone Service Center or through travel agents.
Matmid members holding FLY CARD PREMIUM credit cards. receive an Economy Seat PLUS free of charge. The benefit is on a space available basis. To take advantage of this benefit, a request should be made at the check-in counters at the airport. Priority is on a first come, first served basis.How is a an Economy Seat PLUS with points is reserved?
For payment with points, the service can be reserved with a designated registration form on the EL AL website: “Book the Service for Points,” at the EL AL Reservations Center or through travel agents. The registration is for a waiting list for an Economy Seat Plus and does not guarantee receiving the seat or any specific seat.
If the desired seat is available, we will contact you within 24 hours to complete the purchase in points. If no seat is available, you will be updated by email up to 48 hours from the time you register. Your request will be checked again closer to the date of the flight. If a seat becomes available, an EL AL representative will contact you. Registration is available up to 24 hours before the flight departure time, according to Israel time. Destination Key
EL AL is offering a new service that allows Economy Class passengers to purchase a Preferred Seat in advance, for a fee.An Economy Class Preferred Seat is a seat with improved legroom due to its location near an exit seat or a bulkhead.These seats are assigned according to a priority list and without payment to Top Platinum members and accompanying one passenger and to Gold and Platinum customers.Bulkhead seats are allocated to parents flying with babies up to nine months old (free of charge).