Economy Privilege - Enjoy Extra Comfort

Brussels Airlines is proud to present a new way to travel on our intercontinental flights: Economy Privilege.
Why not treat yourself to extra comfort and additional amenities the next time you travel with us in Economy?

What is Economy Privilege?

Economy Privilege is the perfect mix of enhanced comfort and an exclusive experience in the Economy cabin. Our extra-comfortable Economy Privilege offers you up to 8cm extra legroom and double the recline, ensuring that you arrive at your destination relaxed and well-rested.


What are the benefits of Economy Privilege?

  • an additional 8cm legroom
  • double the seat recline
  • a seat in the first rows of the Economy cabin
  • a personal amenity kit
  • a better quality headset
  • an Economy Privilege fleece blanket
  • a hot towel after take-off
  • a glass of Laurent-Perrier champagne before the meal
  • an upgraded dining experience
  • a complimentary bottle of water
  • a small Neuhaus chocolate gift box

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Where can I book Economy Privilege?

Economy Privilege is an additional service that can be booked in addition to an Economy Class ticket. Economy Privilege can be booked:

  • online at booking
  • through your travel agency
  • at the airport ticket office or city ticket office
  • via our Service Centre* (+32 2 723 23 62 / +1 866 308 22 30 for US and Canada)
  • via a private message on our Brussels Airlines Facebook* page or a direct message to our Twitter* account @Flyingbrussels. Please mention “Economy Privilege” in your message and include your booking reference, the flight(s) on which you would like to upgrade and the name of the passenger(s) you want to upgrade. We’re at your service for Economy Privilege requests on Facebook and Twitter from Monday till Saturday from 9h till 17h (CET). If you ask for an Economy Privilege upgrade outside these hours, we’ll be happy to assist you on the next work day.

*Please note that Economy Privilege can only be booked via our Service Centre and social media up to 24 hours prior to departure. Once online check-in is open you can only book Economy Privilege at the airport of departure.

How much does the Economy Privilege service cost?

Economy Privilege is available at €120 / CHF 129 / $149 per guest per flight.

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Frequently asked questions

Economy Privilege is an additional service that can be booked in addition to an Economy Class ticket, regardless of the fare paid, on any Brussels Airlines intercontinental flight. You simply need to provide our agents with your name and flight number, your travel date, your ticket number and/or your reservation number. Once the payment has been approved, you will receive a confirmation of your Economy Privilege booking.
Economy Privilege can be purchased at any time from when your Economy ticket is issued right up till the departure of your flight.
Yes, you can.
The Miles&More conditions for Economy Privilege remain the same as for a regular Economy Class ticket.
If your flight is cancelled, Brussels Airlines grants you a full refund. If you cancel your ticket, the refund will depend on the flexibility of your original Economy Class ticket.

Upgrade to Economy Privilege today and go the extra comfort with Brussels Airlines!