Imagine. You are planning your trip to somewhere. According to your estimations, it would take about 7h by plane to reach your destination. Now you are about to search for your flight. You see both economy and business class tickets on offer and an obvious questions come to your mind: “Why to Fly Business? Is it just about business class seats? Which range of services does Business Class provide? Is it worth it?” Our definite answer is “YES! It is definitely worth it.”
But now more in detail.
There are several key moments which make paying for business class worthy:
1. More Free Space
We all know that the legroom and private space in coach-class are quite limited. If for short, domestic, flights it seems okay, on long-haul flights it turns out to be a real torture. The whole body becomes numb and you count minutes till you can walk out of the plane and stretch properly. If to compare, economy seat pitch (The distance between two rows of seats) is 32 inches with a seat width 17-18 inches. Business Class seat is 58-60 in pitch and 20-22 in width. Business class passenger free space is used in it’s the smartest way: there you can find even specially designed little wedges to place your feet. Additional space grants you more privacy as well, which is important during your long-haul flight.
2. Business Class seats Recline Angle
Usually, Business Class seats are presented in either fully-flat or in angle-lie-flat configurations. Angle-lie-flat seats are described as very comfortable for relaxing and working, while fully-flat bed, with 180 degrees recline, turns into real flat bed for excellent sleep. It is reported, that fully-flat seat helps to avid the jet lag issue. All frequent business travelers know how important it is to use your time with a maximum efficiency. Getting a power sleep during their flight is crucial for they business affairs, as after arrival they need to be maximum energetic! Compare all Business Class seats here: https://www.seatguru.com/charts/longhaul_business_class.php
Economy class meals are not the thing to be looking forward to. While with Business Class meals the situation is absolutely different. Business Class meals represent destination’s iconic dishes, national cuisine or a celebrity chef’s specialties. Combined with premium alcohol beverages, your on board meal will remind you of a 5 star restaurant experience.
4. Priority Check-in
Standing in endless queues at the check-in desk? forget about it! Business Class travelers have an access to priority check-in, saving their priceless time.
Business and First Class passengers have access to airport lounges too. Airport lounge is a perfect place to run away from airport’s crowd and chaos to get some quiet and peace either to work of just simply to relax. Airport lounges offer great facilities, services and benefits allowing you to make the most of your time before flying. Each airport lounge offers wide, comfortable chairs to sink in, good food choice, rich entertainment program and caring staff to fulfill your needs. Instead of running across the whole airport in order to find some food and free seat, you can just enjoy your spare time in the lounge and await your boarding announce.
…to be continued! Why Fly Business Class? Pt. 2