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Get more privacy and room to stretch and relax when you avail of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free - one, two, or three adjacent seats that stay vacant all throughout your flight. Available now during online check-in!

Featured Benefits

Extra Comfort

Stretch out and relax in maximum comfort with multiple seats.

More Privacy

Enjoy more privacy with the extra personal space.

Neighbor-Free Flight

Fly with seats that remain passenger-free for the entire duration of your trip.


Rates are per sector, vary per destination and subject to availability.



 Seat Preference

1 Seat

2 Seats

3 Seats

USA / Canada / London 

USD 120

USD 220

USD 325

Australia / New Zealand /
Port Moresby/ Middle East

USD 70

USD 125

USD 190

Regional including Guam / Between Taipei and Osaka

USD 50

USD 90

USD 135

Hong Kong / Macau / Jinjiang /
Guangzhou / Taipei/ Xiamen

USD 30

USD 55

USD 80

How to Purchase

What is Choice Seats Neighbor-Free?
Choice Seats Neighbor-Free gives passengers a more comfortable Economy Class experience by having the seat/s next to them vacant all throughout the flight.

Who are eligible to avail Choice Seats Neighbor-Free?
Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is available to passengers with confirmed Economy Class tickets provided there are no pre-arranged service requests, such as but not limited to medical assistance, unaccompanied minor assistance, and wheelchair assistance.

How can I avail Choice Seats Neighbor-Free?
Easily purchase Choice Seats Neighbor-Free as you check-in online within 24 hours before your flight. The acceptable form of payment is only credit card – Visa, Mastercard, and JCB.

Why am I unable to see the Choice Seats Neighbor-Free option during online check-in?
The Choice Seats Neighbor-Free option is dependent on seat availability, route, travel date, and other similar requirements as defined by Philippine Airlines. 

Can I purchase Choice Seats Neighbor-Free at the airport?
No, Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is only available during the online check-in process through credit card payment.

How many extra seats can be reserved per passenger?
A qualified passenger may avail up to three Choice Seats Neighbor-Free depending on the aircraft assigned for the flight. 

Will I get to choose my seat upon purchase of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free?
No, the system will automatically assign seats. Passengers may be accommodated to a different seat/row versus their original seat reservation.  Changing of seat assignments will not be allowed once the purchase is confirmed even at the airport check-in counter.

Will I be seated together with my traveling companion if I avail Choice Seats Neighbor-Free?
Travelling companions who availed of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free will be seated together provided they are booked in one booking reference and depending on seat availability.

How will I know that my request for Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is confirmed? 
After purchasing Choice Seats Neighbor-Free during online check-in, you will receive an email confirmation indicating your flight date, flight origin and destination, number of seats purchased, assigned seats, and total amount charged. Guaranteed seating will be reconfirmed upon check-in at the airport and boarding the aircraft.

Is Choice Seats Neighbor-Free guaranteed? 
Certain unavoidable circumstances such as but not limited to aircraft change, flight schedule or instances due to safety, security, and operational concerns may require us to change your seat. The guarantee of your Choice Seats Neighbor-Free will be reconfirmed during check-in and boarding. In an unlikely event that extra seat assigned to you is not provided, a full refund will automatically be processed to your credit card after your flight.

Are there additional benefits that comes with Choice Seats Neighbor-Free?
Purchase of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free only guarantees the comfort of having vacant seats adjacent to your seat for a more comfortable Economy Class experience.

Can I cancel the Choice Seats Neighbor-Free once confirmed? 
Voluntary cancellation or change of confirmed Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is not permitted. Changes to your paid extra seats will occur only in the event of irregular operations, including, but not limited to, flight cancellations, aircraft change due to safety, security or operational reasons.

Can I still purchase Choice Seats Neighbor-Free on my next flight? 
Yes, you may avail Choice Seats Neighbor-Free upon online check-in, following the same terms and conditions.
1. Choice Seats Neighbor-Free may be availed only on specific flights, destinations, and/or travel dates as may be identified by PAL at its sole and absolute discretion
2. Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is applicable only on PR-operated flights.
3. Passengers holding confirmed Economy Class tickets are eligible to avail the product, except passengers with Special Service Requests , in need of special handling or as identified by the carrier.
4. PAL, at its sole and absolute discretion, has the right to determine eligibility of a passenger for Choice Seats Neighbor-Free.  
5. For Booking Reference or Record Locators with more than one passenger, Choice Seats Neighbor-Free may be availed by one or few passengers in the booking. Applicable fees shall apply per passenger. 
6. An eligible passenger may avail of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free only during online check-in within twenty-four (24) hours before Standard Time of Departure (BSTD).
7. Choice Seats Neighbor-Free cannot be availed with Choice Seats Extra Legroom or Choice Seats Forward. Passengers with previously paid Choice Seats Extra Legroom or Choice Seats Forward are not eligible to avail Choice Seats Neighbor-Free. 
8. Should a passenger with previously purchased Advanced Aisle Seat avail of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free, the Advanced Aisle Seat shall automatically be forfeited upon confirmation of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free.
9. Passenger may purchase a maximum of three (3) seats per flight depending on aircraft configuration and subject to availability of adjacent seats. 
10. Philippine Airlines does not guarantee specific seat assignment to passengers with confirmed Choice Seats Neighbor-Free.  Passenger with previously reserved seat may not necessarily be assigned the same seat after purchase of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free.  
11. Voluntary changes of the assigned Choice Seats Neighbor-Free are not permitted. 
12. The payment for Choice Seats Neighbor-Free shall be charged immediately upon purchase. The amount of charges will appear on the credit card statement of account as “Phil Airlines Upgrade.” 
13. E-mail confirmation and official receipt will be sent through email.
14. Passenger who availed of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free will only be entitled to the inclusions of his/her confirmed Economy Class ticket. Mileage accrual and free baggage allowance shall be based only on the confirmed Economy Class ticket. 
15. Passenger(s) who availed of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free shall not be entitled to additional mileage accrual, baggage, meals and lounge. 
16. Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is non-rebookable, non-transferable and non-endorseable. 
17. Voluntarily changes or refund of ticket shall cause forfeiture of Choice Seats Neighbor-Free.
18. Choice Seats Neighbor-Free is non-refundable, save for cases as may be identified by the airline in accordance with applicable laws, rules and regulations.
19. In case of refund, an e-mail confirmation of refund shall be sent to the email address provided upon purchase of the Choice Seats Neighbor-Free. 
20. Should any refund be approved, passenger will receive a full refund based on the total amount of the Choice Seats Neighbor-Free purchased; it will be processed in the currency in which the amount was charged and to the credit card that was used to pay for the Choice Seats Neighbor-Free.
21. PAL reserves the right to modify and otherwise change these Terms and Conditions, without prior notice, subject to applicable laws, rules and regulations. These Terms and Conditions shall be read in conjunction with PAL's General Conditions of Carriage, Disclaimer, Mabuhay Miles Terms and Conditions, Data Privacy & Security Policy, Online Booking Terms and Conditions, and other applicable laws, rules and regulations.
22. By requesting and availing Choice Seats Neighbor-Free, Passenger(s) acknowledges, understands, and accepts these Terms and Conditions.