Air Transat Revises Pricing On Option Plus & Seat Selection

Bruce Parkinson, Open Jaw

Effective immediately, Air Transat has revised rates for seat selection for certain seat types. Option Plus prices are also changing for certain routes and seat types. 

Option Plus inclusions

As a reminder, Option Plus gives Economy Class pax the following perks: 

  • One additional piece of checked baggage of 23 kg for flights to/from Europe, the South and the United States (or one additional piece of checked baggage of 30 kg for flights to/from Israel) 
  • Standard seat selection
  • Check-in at an exclusive counter
  • Priority boarding
  • Priority queue at security checkpoints (at Montreal, Ottawa and Vancouver airports)
  • Priority baggage handling
  • A Comfort Kit and a set of natural wood earbuds
  • An alcoholic beverage
  • A selection of meals from the Bistro menu on flights to/from the South and the United States; a selection of treats on flights to/from Europe and Israel

Option Plus Revised Pricing

Here is the updated price grid for Option Plus according to the destinations.

Seat selection

Here is the updated price grid for seat selection by destination:

Bruce Parkinson

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An observer and analyst of the Canadian and international travel industries for over 25 years, Bruce uses the pre-dawn hours to prepare a daily news and information package to keep industry members up to date.


Bruce Parkinson - July 11, 2018 @ 12:03
Thank you for pointing that out Christine.

Christine Calder - July 11, 2018 @ 11:19
I think you have perhaps mis-labelled the charts? The higher pricing is for the OPTION PLUS and the lower prices are the seat fees....

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