seat selection

Choose a view of the clouds or a quick exit at the aisle by simply selecting a pre-paid seat from R50 (to R120 (incl. VAT) depending on your seat selection. There are different ways to secure your seat before flying:

  • Check-in seat selection – select a seat within 24 hours prior to your flight departure using one of our self-service options online, mobi and airport kiosks
  • Pre-paid seating – this option allows you to book and pay for a preferred seat in advance up to 24 hours prior to your flight departure

check-in seat selection

Choose your seat online within 24 hours prior to your flight departure via the web on your desktop, tablet or smart phone. You can select your seat when you check-in online or using your mobile device, or at the airport check-in kiosks.

pre-paid seats

You can buy a seat online 24 hours or more prior to departure. Be assured that you’ll sit together with your friends or family by being the first to select your spot on the plane. Pre-book your favourite seat for just:

  • R50 to R120 (incl. VAT) depending on your seat selection. Get more info on pre-paid seats.

exit row seating conditions

The exit row seats are situated at the emergency exit doors. You can purchase an exit row seat when you make your booking or later via ‘manage my booking’ but you MUST adhere to the safety regulations below for safety reasons:

  • These seats are only available to able-bodied passengers who meet the safety requirements
  • You must be able to read, understand or give instructions in English
  • Be willing and able to assist crew in the case of an emergency
  • Be free from any condition (physical or mental) that may prevent you from assisting in the case of an emergency
  • Have the strength, mobility, or balance required to open the exit door, assist the crew and exit the aircraft speedily
  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Have no other responsibilities that would prevent you from assisting the crew, such as traveling with a service dog or an infant
  • Not available for infants, children, disabled, visually impaired or elderly passengers

Failure to meet these requirements will result in removal from the seat and reseating at the airport or onboard.


Ready to select your seat? Check in online and proceed to the seat you fancy.