Long haul Premium Economy

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2017 Global Best Premium Economy


Enjoy more legroom with the largest seat pitch in its class and relax with 50% more recline than Economy.

We have customised a beautifully comfortable ink coloured luxury leather seat with generous armrests, a leg rest and foot support. Seats have a 41” (104.1cm) pitch, 9” (22.9cm) recline and width of 19.3” (49cm) with a 5” (12.7cm) wide armrest.

You can find Premium Economy in Boeing 777-300, 777-200 and Dreamliner 787-9. You can take Dreamlier 787-9 from Shanghai to New Zealand.

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner seat map     Boeing 777-200 seat map     Boeing 777-300 seat map


Enjoy Premium Economy

  • Our menus are full of fresh, high quality ingredients, delivering deliciously satisfying flavours with a modern Kiwi twist. We also offer a wide selection of premium New Zealand wines to complement each meal.  
  • Enjoy over 1,700 hours of content including latest movies, TV, video games, and a dedicated kids section - all on a personal touch screen in widescreen format. If you need more, there are always the USB connections to plug in to. 
  • Two pieces of carry on (up to 7kg each). Two pieces of checked luggage (up to 23kg each). A premium amenity kit. A higher Airpoints Dollars™ and Status Points earn rate^. 
A Better Way to Fly to New Zealand