Preferred Seats

Preferred Seats

Starting on 22 July 2019, Thai Airways introduces Preferred Seats; available in the front row or in the Exit row in Economy Class of all Thai Airways international flights, starting on flights departing on 27 July 2019.

For an even smoother experience, purchase your Preferred Seats through THAI Contact Center (+66) 02-356-1111 or at check-in counter.  The service can also be purchased on board or through on flight departing from Bangkok, starting from 15 August 2019.


Preferred Seats Fee Table for Economy Class passengers

To Zone 1
To Zone 2
To Zone 3
To Zone 4
To Zone 5
From Bangkok
 USD 15
THB 480
USD 30
THB 960
 USD 50
THB 1,600
USD 70
THB 2,235
 USD 100
THB 3,195
 From Zone 1
USD 15  USD 30
THB 960
 USD 45
THB 1,440
USD 65
THB 2,075
 USD 85
THB 2,715
 USD 115
THB 3,670
 From Zone 2  USD 30 
 USD 45
USD 60
 USD 80
USD 100
 From Zone 3 USD 50  USD 65
 USD 80
USD 100
USD 120
 USD 150
 From Zone 4 USD 70  USD 85
USD 100
 USD 120
 USD 140
 USD 170
 From Zone 5
 USD 100  USD 115
 USD 130
USD 150
USD 170
 USD 200

Preferred Seats Fee Table for First Class zone on 2-Class service flights

Eligible only for Business Class passengers on THAI flights which provide First class seat zone for Business class service 

To zone 1
To zone 2
To zone 3
To zone 4
To zone 5
 USD 40
THB 1,280
USD 75
THB 2,395
 USD 150
THB 4,790
USD 200
THB 6,385
 USD 280
THB 8,935
Zoning Definitions:
Zone 1 Bangladesh, Cambodia, China (Kunming), Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore,
Vietnam, Between Taipei and Seoul, Between Karachi and Muscat
Zone 2 China (Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Xiamen), Hong Kong - China, India, Indonesia,
Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taipei, Between Phuket and Beijing
Zone 3 Australia (Perth) , Japan, Korea, Oman, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates
Zone 4 Australia (Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne) , Russia (Moscow)
Zone 5 Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Between Stockholm and Phuket, Between Copenhagen and Phuket, Between Frankfurt and Phuket
Remark : Use US Dollars as base for exchange into other currencies

Terms and Conditions:

  • The above "Preferred Seats Table" is effective for a checked portion of travel On/After 27JUL19 until further notice and applicable to passenger who travel in economy class, irrespective of the class paid for and used by the passenger.
  • The Charge rates are shown in USD (US Dollars) only will be converted to the Local Currency by using the Banker's Selling Rate on the date of sales transaction occurred.
  • If the sales transactions are made as through check from TG Domestic connecting to TG International sectors, the chargeable rate as through check portion of travel is applied by zoning basis. TG Domestic Sectors in Thailand is located by Zone 1.
  •  The above chargeable rates are charged separately with no effect issues to passenger baggage allowance to which it may vary depending on cabin, status level, military status, itinerary and date of purchase.
  • The chargeable rates are non-refundable and non-interlineable.
  • Any other discount in percentage applicable to special passenger types such as Child / Infant, Tour Conductor and Agent Discounts are not permitted.
  • Mileage is earned on the original paid fares.
  • The exemption from the above chargeable rates shall be applied to any passengers who traveling on the conditions agreed by THAI and Government sector according to the condition on the passenger's ticket only. By government order or agreement, certain passenger categories may have a free of charge allowance deviating from the above regular system. Such amended free of charge shall be stated on the passenger's e-ticket.
  • The condition on the 7th note is applicable to passengers traveling from Thailand only. For other areas/countries, follow the rules applied by the national carriers concerned.
  • In case of travel on combined services for through journeys where the passenger travels partly on F-class and partly on C-, U-, or Y-class, the applicable chargeable rates are on each sector of the trip shall be that applicable to the class of service for which the fare is paid.
  • In case the passenger who has paid on C-, D-, J-class, laterally made seat wish on F-class zoning area for any THAI flights/sectors operated by TWO classes of services, the applicable chargeable rate for F-class seat zoning shall be applied.