Business Class seats types are constantly improving: airlines are adding new configurations and eliminating their First Class cabins into Business. Recently, we wrote about Business Seat Class Types and now the time has come to extend this useful list.
So here are main Business Class Seat Types:
Suites as a Business Class Seats
The total game-changer offering suites on board for Business Class passengers is one step closer to merge Business & First Class cabins. The suites (closed ones) offer maximum privacy for passengers, with fully flat beds and sliding doors.
- Etihad A380
- Qantas A380
- Selected Singapore A380
- Cathay Pacific Long Haul
Apex Suite Business Class seat
Originally created for First Class cabin, Apex Suite immediately became one of the most favorite Business Class seating types. With direct aisle access, large screens and one of the best privacy options – all these are about Apex Suite.
- Korean Air — 747-8, select 777
- Oman Air — 787
- Japan Airlines — 787, 777-300
Qsuite – Best Business Class seat
The World’s Best Business Class seat style, as recognized by 2018 Skytrax World Airline Awards and 2018 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. The signature seat type of Qatar Airways – cannot be mistakenly chosen by any other airline. Qsuite Business Class seat type, which is also considered to be an open suite type is a seat that perfectly fits First Class and can only be found in Business Class cabins of Qatar Airways. Each Business Class Qsuite is fully enclosed, with a door for privacy and two double size beds for two passengers. Qatar’s first fully lie-flat double bed promises you and your travel companion the ultimate journey in Business Class.
- Exclusively only Qatar Airways (selected 777-300), A350
Cradle seat, reclining seat type – Business Class seat
ANA Nippon Airways wants you to imagine yourself in a cradle, as you relax in space on your own. The Cradle Seat has reclining seat supports which can wrap your whole body creating cradle-like comfort. It also has an adjustable headrest and a 4-way adjustable footrest. Also, Cradle Business Class seat is installed with a large table, large partition screen (for two-seat rows). This seat type can be found only in Business Class cabins of ANA Nippon Airways and will make Business Class passengers feel the comfort of the cradle seat.
- ANA Nippon Airways — B787-8, B767- 300 ER
Thompson Vantage XL – Business Class seat
When we heard about the Vantage seat, we were curious about XL Vantage. This seat is one of the widest among all the other Business Class seats offerings making the bed width quite impressive. Moreover, apart from this fact, the seat also has a storage space, connectivity, and a large screen, which is perfect to suit Business Class travel passengers desires.
- Delta — A350, A330 soon
- Qantas — A330, 787
- SAS — A330
- Philippines — select 777
- Malaysian uses a variation of the suite in First Class on the A350