KLM

NEW in 2022: Three travel classes
KLM will be transforming its aircraft from July 2022 and will have three travel classes on all its intercontinental flights by November 2023 at the latest: Economy Class, Premium Comfort Class and Business Class.
From September 1, 2022, a three-class aircraft will also fly to Tanzania (Dar es Salaam and Kilimanjaro Airport). First once a week and then more often.

What is Economy Class / Economy Comfort (also see below)?

  • An ergonomic designed seat, nothing less
  • Standard legroom = 79 cm (and with Economy Comfort 89 cm)
  • Standard adjustable backwards = 12.5 cm (and with Economy Comfort 16 cm)
  • 1 piece of hand luggage and 1 accessory (max 12 kg together)
  • Standard 1 piece of checked baggage (max 23 kg)
  • Snack, hot meal or sandwich
  • Choice of fruit juice, soft drink, beer, wine, coffee or tea
  • Entertainment = 9-11 inches
  • USB-A
  • Send free messages via WiFi
  • Standard headphones
  • Standard pillow and blanket
  • Self-service check-in
  • Use of the lounge is possible for a fee

What is Premium Comfort Class ?

  • Sit back and enjoy your extra comfortable seat
  • Legroom = 97 cm
  • Adjustable to the back = 20 cm
  • 2 pieces of hand luggage and 1 accessory (max 18 kg together)
  • 2 pieces of checked baggage (max. 23 kg each)
  • Premium Comfort meal (three choice)
  • Extra choice of selected wines and liqueurs
  • Entertainment = 13.3 inches
  • USB-A and 110v AC
  • Send free messages via WiFi
  • Noise canceling headphones
  • Business Class Pillow and Blanket Set
  • Premium Comfort Class Toiletry Bag
  • SkyPriority check-in and boarding
  • Use of the lounge is possible for a fee

What is World Business Class?

  • Recline your seat to fully flat and just fully relax
  • Legroom = full flat
  • 2 pieces of hand luggage and 1 accessory (max 18 kg together)
  • 2 pieces of checked baggage (max. 23 kg each)
  • 3-course dinner composed by top chefs
  • Extra choice of wines and first-class liqueurs selected by sommeliers
  • Entertainment = 16-18 inch
  • USB-A and 110v AC
  • Send free messages via WiFi
  • Noise canceling headphones
  • Business Class Pillow and Blanket Set
  • Business Class Toiletry Bag
  • SkyPriority check-in and boarding
  • Use of the lounge

What is Economy Comfort Zone?
Economy Comfort is a zone in Economy Class with seats that have more legroom and greater recline (lean back) option. You’ll find the Economy Comfort Zone on the front rows in Economy Class on all intercontinental flights. This allows you to disembark faster after landing. The onboard service is the same as the regular Economy Class.

All passengers can book a seat in the Economy Comfort zone, regardless of their booking class. This is free for passengers with booking classes B/S/X and Flying Blue Platinum members, provided there are sufficient seats available (a seat in the Economy Comfort zone is not guaranteed). All other passengers pay a surcharge. The surcharge varies from 80 to 150 euros each way, depending on the length of the flight. Flying Blue Gold members receive a 50 percent discount and Flying Blue Silver members receive a 25 percent discount on the surcharge. This discount does not apply to accompanying passengers.

How to book a seat in the Economy Comfort Zone of Economy Class, a seat in Premium Economy Class or Business Class?
You can reserve your desired seat from 359 days up to 1 hour before departure via www.klm.nl, subject to availability. Or let us know what your wishes are, and we will gladly arrange that for you.

KLM, before departure

  • You can check-in online from 30 to 1 hour before the flight, via the KLM website or via the KLM app on your mobile phone;
  • You can then easily drop off luggage at the baggage drop-off points.
  • Your car park is safe and convenient via Schiphol Parking at Schiphol. Als see our FAQ page about this.

KLM, aboard

  • Trusted service, with a crew that is fully committed to a relaxing and inspiring journey;
  • The latest films, music, games, documentaries and even language courses;
  • Organic, well-prepared meals and menus put together by top chefs in the World Business Class.

KLM, environmentally concerned

  • KLM has the latest aircraft that use 25% less fuel;
  • KLM has binding agreements on CO2 emissions with the World Wildlife Fund;
  • KLM is committed to sustainable aviation fuel, through its Corporate SAF Program;
  • KLM offers online the possibility to easily compensate your flight.