Economy Class

Rex Saab 340 economy class

With 36 seats at most, Rex's Saab 340s are tiny turboprops that bring welcome competition to Qant...

QantasLink Dash 8 Q400 economy class (Sydney-Canberra)

Even with just 35 minutes from take-off to touchdown, QantasLink still makes time for refreshment...

Virgin Australia Boeing 737 economy class

With free snacks and 'happy hour' drinks axed, the Virgin Australia inflight experience edges clo...

Extra legroom in economy: Qantas vs Virgin Australia vs Rex

Flying economy is easier when your legroom stretches closer to business class...

Air New Zealand Airbus A320 economy class, Auckland-Brisbane

Depending on your fare, the AirNZ experience could rival that of full-service Qantas, or mirror l...

Rex Boeing 737 economy class (Sydney-Gold Coast)

With sharp fares from just $55 – including checked baggage plus a drink and snack – Rex brings co...

Best economy seats on the Qantas Boeing 737

Not all economy class seats are created equally, so get 'seat savvy' ahead of your next flight.

Rex Boeing 737 'Rextra Legroom' economy (Melbourne-Sydney)

Rextra Legroom is your ticket to greater comfort: and for just $15 extra on Rex's jet routes, it'...

Here is Virgin’s new ‘buy on board’ menu for economy class

From today Virgin Australia economy class passengers will have to pay for anything other than wat...

Qantas upgrades economy meals and drinks on domestic flights

Hot meals make a comeback on short domestic flights, with complimentary beer and wine also return...

Alliance Airlines (Virgin Australia) Fokker 70 economy class

Alliance Airlines offers comfortable (and quick) regional flights on behalf of Virgin Australia, ...

Lufthansa Airbus A319 European economy class

With many cash-conscious companies booking business class only on flights of a certain number of ...

ANA upgrades domestic business, economy class

ANA will launch a rolling upgrade of its domestic business class seats towards the end of 2019, w...

Best economy class seats: Qantas Boeing 787

Looking for the best economy seats on the Qantas Boeing 787? We've scoped out the official Qantas...

Radical economy seat may end knee-crush

Could this be the economy seat we've all been waiting for? Award-winning designer James Lee...

How much does your airline seat cost?

The next time you're sitting in business class, think on this: the seat itself could cost as much...

Pick the best seats for your flight on any plane

It doesn't matter if your flight is a short one hour hop between cities or a long 20+ hour trek f...

The real economy squeeze: elbow room not legroom

When travellers talk seats, especially in economy class, the conversation inevitably turns to leg...