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Book your seat online: it's easy, fast and convenient. Or reserve one of our popular seats at the emergency exit (XL-Seats).

Seat reservation starting from €9.99

Book your regular seat or XL-Seat on Thomas Cook Airlines flights easily and conveniently online, either right after you book your flight or at a later time via ‘Manage my booking’ (up to 48 hours prior to departure).

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Prices for reserving seats or XL-Seats (by flight zone)

Zone 1

Balearic Islands, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, Spanish and Portuguese mainland

Seat: € 9,99

XL-Seat: € 24,99

Zone 2

Canary Islands and Madeira, Malta, Turkey, Greece and Cyprus, Egypt, Morocco and Cabo Verde

Seat: € 12,99

XL-Seat: € 29,99

Restrictions for seat reservations

  • Unfortunately, it is not possible to reserve seats on flights operated by other airlines (including feeder and connecting flights).
  • On your return flight, the seat reservation is valid from the last departure airport outside of Belgium to the first arrival airport in Belgium.
  • We regret that your seat reservation cannot be maintained if there is a short-notice change in the aircraft type.

Information about XL-Seats

Safety regulations issued by the authorities prohibit certain persons from sitting next to the emergency exit. These passengers are:

  • Infants and children under 12 years of age
  • Persons travelling with infants or children under 12 years of age
  • Persons travelling with pets in the cabin
  • Expectant mothers
  • Physically and/or mentally disabled passengers
  • Passengers with limited mobility due to body size, illness or age
  • Persons who do not speak either Dutch, French or English
  • You must also be willing to assist the cabin crew in a flight-related emergency. For safety reasons, our check-in agents and the cabin crew must verify the information you provide. Thomas Cook Airlines reserves the right to reseat you if necessary.

Seat reservations may only be made for Thomas Cook Airlines flights with a Thomas Cook Airlines flight number (HQ) and Thomas Cook Airlines aircraft. For all seat reservations, we recommend making the reservation as far in advance as possible, however no later than 48 hours prior to departure.

Free seat reservation

If you wish to use one of the following free seat reservation options, please phone us on +32 (0) 2 400 34 22 and mention your booking or transaction number:

  • Free seat reservations for bookings in the PLUS Package on short-haul and medium-haul flights (flight zones 1 and 2).
  • Free seat reservations for for passengers with severe disabilities, wheelchair users and unaccompanied minors, please contact us by e-mail.