Premium Economy Class

Economy travel like you've never experienced it before

Pamper yourself with Premium Economy* and experience a larger seat, extra legroom, priority airport services. With more routes yet to be announced, you can enjoy Air Canada Premium Economy service on the following routes:

Between… And…
Montreal London-Heathrow (from June 1 to October 3, 2016)
Toronto-Pearson Beijing
Copenhagen (from May 1 to October 31, 2016)
Munich (starting September 18, 2016) 
Tel Aviv
Tokyo-Narita (from May 1 to October 28, 2016)
Zurich (from March 28 to October 29, 2016)
Vancouver Beijing
Hong Kong
Calgary Frankfurt
London-Heathrow (from January 28, 2016 to February 4, 2017)
Tokyo-Narita (from May 1 to October 29, 2016)

* On select flights operated by Boeing 787-8 aircraft

Our Boeing 787 Dreamliner™ aircraft - the newest addition to our fleet - also offers Premium Economy service. In addition to enhanced amenities and priority services, Premium Economy passengers enjoy the latest in state-of-the-art entertainment. Our newest entertainment system features enhanced definition intuitive touch-screen navigation, games, audio books and much more to keep you entertained throughout your flight.

We invite you to learn more about the Boeing 787 Dreamliner™, view photos and take a full virtual tour of the aircraft.

Passengers seated in the Premium Economy cabin enjoy:

Premium Economy
Premium Economy Class on Boeing 787
Premium Economy
Premium Economy Class on Boeing 787
Premium Economy
Premium Economy Class on three-cabin Boeing 777-300
Premium Economy
Premium Economy Class on three-cabin Boeing 777-300

  • Greater recline (17.8 cm/7 in) and a larger seat compared to Economy Class
    • 49.53 cm/19.5 in (between armrests) on Boeing 787-8
    • 50.8 cm/20 in (between armrests) on Boeing 777-300
  • A comfortable 96.5 cm (38 in) seat pitch with ample room to stretch out
  • A next generation entertainment system featuring your own personal touch-screen TV
    • 28 cm (11 in) screen on the Boeing 787-8
    • 26.4 cm (10.4 in) on the Boeing 777-300
  • Hundreds of hours of top-rated on-demand entertainment
  • A single-pin audio jack for your own headset or complimentary earphones, yours to keep after the flight
  • A USB port for charging
  • A complimentary copy of our award winning enRoute magazine and a selection of newspapers
  • In-seat power at every seat
  • Complimentary wine and spirits as well as premium cuisine and a hot towel with every meal service on international flights
  • An adjustable headrest, a comfortable pillow and blanket, as well as your own amenity kit
  • Ambient mood lighting and an individual reading light
  • An increased baggage allowance compared to Economy Class
  • The following priority services: Priority boarding, check-in and baggage handling

* Premium Economy cabin not exactly as shown on Air Canada rouge.