Top 10 Economy Class Seats

Asiana Airlines
Asiana Airlines Economy Class cabin

The Best Economy Class Airline Seats

Read which Economy class airline seats have been named as the best offering the highest comfort levels in Economy Class in the 2016 World Airline Ratings. Airline Seat ratings are based on the international passenger satisfaction Survey.

The Best Economy Class Airline Seats in 2016

  1. Asiana Airlines
  2. Japan Airlines
  3. Korean Air
  4. Singapore Airlines
  5. Thai Airways
  6. Qatar Airways
  7. ANA All Nippon Airways
  8. Etihad Airways
  9. Garuda Indonesia
  10. EVA Air

View full results at the » World Airline Awards.

Does an extra inch make all the difference ?

Whilst bigger isn’t always better, when it comes to airline seats, it can be very noticeable. The majority of airlines around the world offer 31-32 inch seat pitch* (some, lower at 29-30 inches), and it is an elite few that still provide a comfortable 34 inch seat pitch where travellers will enjoy greatest comfort.

Japan Airlines Economy Seat (Source: JAL)

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About the World Airline Awards

The SKYTRAX World Airline Awards are most coveted Quality accolades for the world airline industry.

Travellers across the globe take part each year in the world’s largest international airline passenger satisfaction survey to decide the award winners. The Survey covers full-service and low-cost airlines, and measures standards across 41 key performance indicators of airline front-line product and service.