Seat Reservation

To improve your in-flight comfort and make sure you sit with your family and friends, Iberia Express offers even earlier advance seat selection to all passengers. Check the requirements here, according to the cabin class you wish to fly in.

You can reserve your seat online when you buy your ticket or during Online Check-in 24 hours before your flight departs.

Iberia Express may modify seat assignments due to operational, security or management reasons.

When you travel in Iberia Express Business Class you can select your seat in advance and free of charge from the time you book your flight, before your ticket is issued.

Passengers can reserve Economy XL seats on our Iberia Express flights for more space and enhanced comfort. These seats are in emergency exit rows, so passengers seated there must able to assist the crew in the event of an emergency and meet a number of requirements.

To secure your Economy XL seat, Iberia Express offers the possibility of reserving these seats when booking for a fee, or during Online Check-In within 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure time: 

                         
Online PriceLow SeasonHigh Season

Mainland Spain and Balearic Islands

From 7€/8$/6£ to 10€/11$/8£

From 8€/9$/7£ to 12€/13$/10£

Canary Islands

From 9€/10$/8£ to 12€/13$/10£

From 10€/11$/8£ to 14€/16$/12£

Europe

From 11€/12$/9£ to 16€/18$/14£

From 12€/13$/10£ to 18€/20$/16£

                         
Airport PriceLow SeasonHigh Season

Mainland Spain and Balearic Islands

From 10€/11$/8£ to 14€/16$/12£

From 11€/12$/9£ to 17€/19$/15£

Canary Islands

From 13€/14$/11£ to 17€/19$/15£

From 14€/16$/12£ to 20€/22$/17£

Europe

From 15€/17$/13£ to 22€/24$/19£

From 17€/19$/15£ to 25€/28$/22£

Economy seats XL can be reserved in advance and free of charge by: 

  • Customers travelling with the Flex fare.
  • Customers with certain corporate rates.
  • Customers with certain corporate rates.

 

Mandatory emergency exit row requirements:

  • For safety reasons, passengers with reduced mobility may not be seated in emergency exit rows and these seats are limited to passengers who can understand safety instructions (both written and oral, in Spanish or English).
  • These passengers must be strong enough to operate the emergency exit door and be willing to help if necessary.
  • These passengers must be over 15.

 

Under no circumstances may an exit row seat be reserved by:

  • Passengers who have difficulty moving quickly because of stature, build, age or medical condition.
  • Women in an advanced stage of pregnancy.
  • Passengers travelling with dependents who may require help in an emergency.
  • Customers travelling with pets in the cabin.
  • People who are taking medication that could affect their ability to meet the requirements.
If you are flying with the Express fare, the cost of selecting a seat depends on your destination and the season:
                         
Online PriceLow SeasonHigh Season

Mainland Spain and Balearic Islands

From 4€/5$/3£ to 5€/6$/4£

From 5€/6$/4£ to 6€/7$/5£

Canary Islands

From 6€/7$/5£ to 8€/9$/7£

From 7€/8$/6£ to 10€/11$/8£

Europe

From 8€/9$/7£ to 12€/13$/10£

From 9€/10$/8£ to 14€/16$/12£

                         
Airport PriceLow SeasonHigh Season

Mainland Spain and Balearic Islands

From 5€/6$/4£ to 7€/8$/6£

From 6€/7$/5£ to 8€/9$/7£

Canary Islands

From 8€/9$/7£ to 11€/12$/9£

From 10€/11$/8£ to 14€/16$/12£

Europe

From 11€/12$/9£ to 17€/19$/15£

From 13€/14$/11£ to 20€/22$/17£

If you are travelling with an infant or small child we recommend that you go to the airport check-in desks, where we will give you and your family your boarding passes and seat locations.

Please see all the requirements in the section about travelling with pregnant women, infants and children.

Passengers with special needs must arrive at check-in well in advance to check the availability of reserved seats.

Please see all the requirements in our section for passengers with special needs.

Customers with the following cards can select their seat for free:

  • Iberia Plus Goñd
  • Iberia Plus Platinum
  • Oneworld Emerald
  • Oneworld Sapphire

Please contact customer service or go to the check-in desk with your loyalty card to reserve your seat.

Terms and conditions for purchasing an advanced seat assignment

  • Purchasing an advanced seat assignment is optional and subject to seating availability at the time of the request. It applies exclusively to individual passengers with a previously issued ticket and is available up to 24 hours before scheduled departure. Seats may be selected free of charge within 24 hours of scheduled flight departure.
  • Iberia Express may block a certain number of seats up to three days before the flight departure for operational reasons and for passengers with special needs (adults travelling with babies, unaccompanied minors, special groups, passengers with a physical disability, etc.).
  • The reservation and use of the seat cannot be transferred voluntarily to another passenger.
  • No deductions are applied for residents or large families as this is a voluntary option for passengers.
  • The cost of purchasing an advanced seat assignment includes all applicable taxes.

 

Guarantee of use

  • Iberia Express may modify seat assignments due to operational, security or management reasons.
  • If extraordinary circumstances require that you change your seat after it has been reserved/purchased, we will try to offer you an alternative seat equivalent to the one you reserved. You can request a refund if an equivalent alternative is unavailable.

 

Changes

  • You may not change your choice of seat until 24 hours before the flight’s scheduled departure once a seat assignment has been purchased.
  • If the fare conditions of your ticket allow changes and you decide to change your flight, you will be able to select an equivalent seat on your new flight. If there is no equivalent seat available or you change to a cheaper seat, the extra amount paid will not be reimbursed. If the seat selected on the new flight is more expensive, you must pay the difference.

 

Reimbursements

The cost of an advanced seat assignment will not be refundable if you cancel your flight, get an upgrade courtesy of Iberia Express or fail to meet the requirements for the type of seat selected.

The cost of an advanced seat assignment will be refunded provided that:

  • A circumstance arises that requires you to change aircraft and we are unable to offer you an equivalent alternative seat on the new flight and/or aircraft.
  • An unexpected circumstance occurs after having purchased an advanced seating assignment that prevents you from meeting the physical requirements for holding the seat. You must notify Iberia Express at least 48 hours from scheduled departure, and shall in any event provide evidence documenting the circumstance at a later time.
  • You have upgraded to a fare type that includes free advanced seat selection after purchasing an advanced seat assignment.
  • All requests for a refund for seat selections made directly on iberiaexpress.com and the Iberia Express telephone booking service must be requested from the Iberia Express Customer Service. Refunds may not be requested at airports or on board the aircraft.
  • The deadline for applying for a refund is 14 days after the last flight on your itinerary.
  • Refunds will always be made via the same form of payment used to purchase an early seat assignment.