Online advance seat selection

Travelling on an Air Canada or Air Canada Express flight? Select your seats online in advance with our easy-to-use seat map.

Who can select their seat online?

You can select your seat online if:

  • You book your flight on aircanada.com., and
  • Youíre travelling on:
    • an AirCanada or Air Canada rouge flight, or
    • an Air Canada Express flight operated by Jazz, Sky Regional, Air Georgian Ltd. or Exploits Valley Air Services Ltd.

    Seat selection is not available on codeshare flights.

If you didn't book your flight at aircanada.com, call Air Canada Reservations or contact the travel agent who handled your booking.

What seat selection options are available online?

Choose from standard or Preferred seat selection.

Standard advance seat selection

Tango – within Canada or between Canada and the U.S.

  • Up to 350 miles - $18 per one way
  • 351 to 1000 miles – $20 per one way
  • 1001 to 1600 miles – $26 per one way
  • Over 1600 miles – $31 per one way

Tango – all other itineraries

  • Complimentary

Business Class, Latitude, Flex – all itineraries

  • Complimentary

Preferred seats

Looking for a little more legroom?

Choose a Preferred seat starting at $27.

How and when can I select or change my seat online?

Choose your seat when itís easiest for you.

I'm about to book my flight at aircanada.com

Complete your ticket purchase.

Then, take a minute to select your seat for your Air Canada, Air Canada rouge or Air Canada Express flight.

I already booked my flight at aircanada.com

Up to 2 hours before your flight:

Retrieve your booking online and select your seat

Please note that if the link is deactivated, for security reasons, youíll be required to enter the credit card number used at time of booking before selecting or changing your seat.

I'm about to check in for my flight

Within 24 hours of your flight:

Check in online and select your seat

Get your boarding pass and select or change your standard seat* at no cost from the remaining available seats! This option is also available at our airport self-serve check-in kiosks.

*Preferred seats can be purchased at any time prior to check-in.

What else do I need to know?

We invite you to read additional terms and conditions related to seat selection.

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