Long haul Economy

Comfort, entertainment and great cuisine - arrive refreshed with Economy.

Economy is available on all Boeing 787-9, 777-300 and 777-200 long haul services operated by Air New Zealand.

Enjoy comfort in Economy

Take a 360° tour

Drag to explore our Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Economy

Place yourself at the centre of the Air New Zealand cabin experience and take a 360° tour*.

You can also take a 360° tour to see our Economy Skycouch™

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With our Economy fares, you will get:

  • A standard seat
  • A carry-on bag of up to 7kg
  • Checked-in bag of up to 23kg^
  • Inflight meal
  • Inflight Entertainment
  • Airpoints Dollars™ and Status Points on every flight^^
Boeing 787-9 Economy couple dining.


Your comfort is our priority and that's why you'll enjoy one of the best Economy seats in the sky. The ergonomic design creates generous personal space to ensure a relaxing journey.

If more room is the main priority, upgrade to our innovative Economy Skycouch™ and stretch out to make the whole row your own. 

View our aircraft seat maps.

Air New Zealand Economy meal.


Enjoy the fresh flavours of fine New Zealand food and wine with Air New Zealand’s world-renowned menus. You'll enjoy a dining experience full of super fresh ingredients and flavours and an extensive range of premium New Zealand wines to complement each meal.

See a sample Economy menu or learn more about our cuisine and wine.

You can also pre-order special meals when you book.

Man and woman in Economy use inflight entertainment


Take control with on-demand entertainment and enjoy a wide range of audio and video including the most recent blockbuster movies, TV programmes, dedicated kids channels, exclusive audio and a collection of the very best in music.

Find out what's showing onboard this month.