Flight Seat Pitch

Seat Pitch

 

This information is given for guidance only.

 

Seat pitch is defined as the distance from one point on a seat to the same point on the seat behind. For example, Air France have a seat pitch of 32" on their economy flights. This means that there is a distance of 32" between the front of one seat and the front of the seat behind.

 

 

Airline

Model

Economy

Premium

Business

First

 

Aer Lingus

 

31" - 32"

 

52"

 

 

Aeroflot

 

32"

 

37"

55"

 

Aerolineas Argentinas

744

34"

49"

60"

55"

 

Air Canada

A340

33" - 34"

 

58" - 60"

 

 

A330-300

33"

 

56"

 

 

747

33" - 34"

 

65"

 

 

767

33" - 34"

 

60" - 61"

 

 

767ER

32" - 34"

55"

55"

 

 

Air China

 

34"

 

42"

62"

 

Air France

LH

32"

 

48"

82"

 

SH

32"

 

32"

 

 

Air India

 

31" - 36"

 

48"

60"

 

Air Jamaica

 

33"

 

48"

60"

 

Air Malta

737

30"

 

30"

 

 

A320

30"

 

32"

 

 

Air Mauritius

 

33"

 

43"

73"

 

Air Namibia

 

34"

 

47"

62"

 

Air New Zealand

747-400

34"

 

50"

80"

 

767-300

32"

 

50"

 

 

767-200

33"

 

50"

 

 

737

32"

 

46"

 

 

Air Seychelles

 

32"

 

50"

 

 

Air 2000

28" - 29"

 

 

 

 

 

Alitalia

LH

34"

 

54"

 

 

A320/A321

32"

 

34"

 

 

SHM80 SH

32"

 

33"

 

 

Al Nippon

 

34"

 

50"

83" (Flat Bed)

 

American Airlines

777

35"

 

50"

88" - 89"

 

767(l)

33" - 34"

 

49" - 50"

62"

 

767(D)

33" - 34"

 

55"

 

 

M80

33" - 35"

 

 

38"

 

757

33" - 35"

 

 

39"

 

Austrian Airlines

A330/A340

32"

 

47"

 

 

A320-200

31" - 34"

 

36"

 

 

MD81/MD82

30" - 32"

 

32" - 33"

 

 

F70

30"

 

34"

 

 

Avianca

I

34"

 

55"

 

 

D

29"

 

50"

 

 

British Airways

LH

31"

38"

73" (Flat Bed)

78" (Flat Bed)

 

SH

32"

 

34"

 

 

British Midland

LH

32"

38"

60"

 

 

SH

30" - 32"

 

30" - 32"

 

 

BWIA

 

32"

 

47"

 

 

Cathay Pacific

747

32"

 

50"

79"

 

A330

32"

 

50"

79"

 

A340

32"

 

48"

 

 

China Airlines

747(AMS - BKK)

34"

 

40"

61"

 

M11

34"

 

48"

61"

 

A340

32"

 

50"

78"

 

Continental

I

31" - 33"

 

55"

 

 

D

31"

 

 

38"

 

Cronus Airlines

 

32"

 

34"

 

 

Crossair

ARJ85

31"

 

32"

 

 

S340

31"

 

32"

 

 

S2000

32"

 

 

 

 

CSA Czech Airlines

A310

32"

 

47"

 

 

737

32"

 

33"

 

 

Cyprus Airways

 

30" - 31"

 

34"

 

 

Delta Airlines

777/M11

31" - 33"

 

60"

 

 

767(D)

30" - 33"

 

 

40" - 41"

 

757(D)

31" - 33"

 

 

37" - 38"

 

M88(D)

31" - 33"

 

 

37"

 

Egyptair

 

32"

 

38"

62"

 

El Al Israel Airlines

747

32" - 34"

 

38" - 48"

 

 

777

33"

 

48"

 

 

767

33"

 

40" - 45"

 

 

757

33"

 

38"

 

 

737

33"

 

36"

 

 

Emirates

777

34"

 

48"

62"

 

A330

34"

 

48"

61"

 

Ethiopian Airlines

 

32"

 

57"

 

 

Eva Air

 

34"

38"

44"

75"

 

Finnair

MD-11

 

 

50"

 

 

MD-80

31"

 

32" - 34"

 

 

A319/321

34" - 36"

 

 

 

 

Garuda

 

33"

40"

54"

 

 

Gulf Air

 

32"

 

50"

80"

 

Iberia Airlines

747 LH

31"

 

50"

 

 

A340 LH

32" - 33"

 

51"

 

 

A300 SH

32" - 33"

 

38" - 39"

 

 

A319 / A320 / A321 SH

31" - 32"

 

33" - 34"

 

 

M87/M88 (D)

30" - 32"

 

33" - 34"

 

 

Iceland Air

 

31"

 

38"

 

 

Japan Airlines

 

31"

 

50"

70"

 

Kenya Airways

 

34"

 

59"

 

 

KLM

747/M11

31"

 

 

 

 

767

30"

 

 

 

 

F100

31"

 

 

 

 

Korean Air

 

34"

 

50"

83" (Flat Bed)

 

Kuwait Airways

777

32"

 

45"

61"

 

A340

33"

 

42"

61"

 

A300

32"

 

40"

61"

 

Lithuanian Airlines

 

 

 

36"

 

 

LOT Polish Airlines

LH

32"

 

52"

 

 

SH

32"

 

32"

 

 

Lufthansa

747

32"

 

48"

90"

 

A340

32"

 

48"

83"

 

A300/A310

32"

 

40"

 

 

A320 SH/MH

33"

 

34"

 

 

D/City CI

32"

 

32"

 

 

Maersk Air

 

31"

 

33"

 

 

Malaysia Airways

747 - 400

34"

 

49" - 50"

 

 

777

34"

 

50"

72"

 

Malev Hungarian Airlines

SH

32"

 

33"

 

 

LH

32"

 

38"

 

 

Monarch

 

29"

 

 

 

 

Northwest Airlines

 

32"

 

47" - 61"

 

 

Olympic Airways

A340

34"

 

58"

 

 

A300-605R

33"

 

40"

 

 

B737-484

33"

 

35"

 

 

Pakistan International Airlines

 

32"

 

55" - 60"

 

 

Qantas

 

31" - 32"

 

50"

78" (Flat Bed)

 

Qatar Airways

 

31"

 

50"

80"

 

Royal Air Maroc

 

32"

 

36"

 

 

Royal Brunei Airlines

 

32"

 

45"

65"

 

Royal Jordanian

 

32" - 33"

 

54"

 

 

SAS

LH

32"

 

50"

 

 

M80 (SH)

32"

 

34"

 

 

737 (SH & D)

30"

 

32"

 

 

Saudi Arabian Airlines

 

36"

 

42" - 45"

64"

 

Singapore Airlines

744

32"

 

47" - 52"

77" - 83" (Flat Bed)

 

A340

32"

 

47"

74"

 

777 - 200

32"

 

50"

60"

 

South African Airways

 

34"

 

45"

83"

 

Sri Lankan Airways

 

32"

 

48"

 

 

Swiss

M11

31"

 

49" - 50"

83" - 91"

 

A330/2

31"

 

48"

63"

 

A319 / A320 / A321 (SH)

31" - 32"

 

33" - 34"

 

 

TAP Air Portugal

A340

33"

 

46"

 

 

A310

32"

 

37"

 

 

737/A319/A320

30"

 

34"

 

 

Thai

 

34"

 

50"

85

 

Turkish Airlines

SH

31" - 32"

 

34" - 38"

 

 

LH

31" - 32"

 

41" - 46"

 

 

Ukraine International

 

29"

 

35"

 

 

US Airways

A330-300

34"

 

60"

94"

 

767

32"

 

55"

55"

 

757/A321(D)

32"

 

 

38"

 

A319(D)

32"

 

 

37"

 

737-300(D)

31"

 

 

37"

 

A320(D)

34"

 

 

 

 

Varig Brazilian Airlines

M11

32"

 

48"

77"

 

Virgin Atlantic

747-200/A340

32"

38"

55"

 

 

B747-400

32"

38"

60"