Advance Seat Reservation

Choose your seat well in Advance:

Prefer a window or an Aisle seat? Now you can secure your preferred seat well in advance at a fee before online check-in opens!

Seat Reservation is Chargeable for;

If you're holding an Economy Class ticket on Eco saver or Eco Value (Booking classes: L/R/V/S/N/Q/O), you can reserve your preferred seat at the time of booking or before you check-in at a fee, by contacting any of our UL Ticket offices or Call center. Fee is applicable only for some seats.

Once online check-in* opens, Seat reservation is offered to you on complimentary basis

Advanced seat reservation will be available for tickets purchased on or after 20th July for following SriLankan Airlines operated flights.

  • Flights between Colombo-London; Travel effective from 1st Oct 2017
  • Flights between Colombo-Singapore, travel effective from 15th Oct 2017

This service will be expanded to other routes, gradually.

*Online check-in opens 24hrs before flight departure

The facility to reserve Advance Seat Reservation online and through our travel agents will be activated soon.

Seat Reservation is Complimentary for;

If you are travelling on Business Class or in Economy Class on Flex or Semi Flex fares (booking classes: Y/B/P/H/K/W/M/E/X), on or after your ticket purchase, seat reservation is complementary

FlySmiLes and Oneworld members are entitled to complimentary Advance Seat Reservation at ticketing on all Srilankan Airlines fares and classes of travel depending on your tier as follows:


Seat Selection

SriLankan Flysmiles Platinum and Gold

Complimentary for the member and all passengers in the same booking (PNR).

Oneworld members of Emerald and Sapphire

Complimentary for the member and all passengers in the same booking (PNR).

Applicable charges:

Rates in US Dollars are for your reference only. Seat selection charges will be applied in the same currency as your ticket at the prevailing rate of exchange.

Short haul
USD 10

Medium haul
USD 20

Long haul
USD 30

Flights between Colombo and

Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Gaya, Kochin, Kolkata, Madurai, Mumbai, Tiruchirapally, Trivandrum, Varanasi, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Visakhapatnam, Maldives, GanIsland, Karachi, Lahore, Dhaka

Abu Dhabi, Bangkok, Kuala Lampur, Singapore, Dammam, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait, Muscat, Riyadh, Bahrain, Jakarta

Tokyo, Beijing, Shanghai, Canton, London, Kunming, Hong Kong,Melbourne

Flights between Bangkok and

Hong Kong, Canton





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