Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 04 Sep 2011
Total posts 9
Noticed this morning that Qantas is allowing free exit row seat selection on economy Domestic flights. Previously charging $20 to $40 per domestic leg.
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 684
QantasLink does not charge for exit row seats. I think it depends on who is providing the QF service.
All the flights I selected were Qantas, BNE-SYD; MEL-BNE etc.
Member since 04 May 2014
Total posts 23
I suspect a bug, the Qantas site seems to have had a lot of issues since the 'upgrade' the other week. I've had a couple of errors where it seems to think my status is higher than it actually is for certain functions.
Member since 09 Feb 2015
Total posts 67
QantasLink do charge for exit row, but at a lower rate than Qantas mainline.
The QANTASLINK thing must be more recent then. I suspect the free change thing at the moment is because there are issues all over the place with the website and various functions.
Member since 20 Dec 2017
Total posts 32
I've never paid extra for Qantaslink exit row seats. I flew in an exit row last month and I also wasn't charged for it.
Member since 26 May 2014
Total posts 307
I have recently booked HTI - SYD for September and paid $15 for an exit row seat. Same trip SYD - BNE was $20.
Member since 27 Jun 2016
Total posts 4
Yep, Qantas link do charge. Our company pay full fare Paraburdoo to Perth $640 and they still want another $10 for exit row
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