Seat map Boeing 787-8 “British Airways”. Best seats in the plane

Seat map Boeing 787-8 “British Airways”. Best seats in the plane

Boeing 787-8 aircraft operated by British Airways has 214 seats divided into three classes.

Seat map of the Boeing 787-8 (788)


This airplane is used during the long-haul flights from London to Newark and Toronto and short-haul flights to Stockholm.

Club World class has 35 flat bed seats located in two sections.

All A,K,E seats of this class are ideal for passengers who are travelling alone as they provide some privacy. All E seats have extra storage space.

There are 21 seats in the first section. All these seat are standard. Only close location of the seats 1F, 1J, 3BDFJ to galleys and lavatory may be a problem.

The second section has 14 seats located in 2 rows. The only disadvantage of the seats 6BDFJ is proximity of the galley.

World Traveller Plus class includes 25 standard seats.

The seats of the 10th row are often given to passengers with infants as these seats have bassinets located here. As the tray tables of these seats are in the armrests, the width of these seats is reduced a little. Also there is no floor storage for these seats during takeoff and landing.

The seats of the 13th row are the seats of the last row in the section and may have limited recline.

There are 154 standard seats in the Economy class. The only disadvantage of the seats of 30th row is lack of floor storage during take-off and landing.

The seats 26DEF, 26HJK and the seats of 27th row may have limited recline and are located close to the lavatories.

Passengers of the seats of the 30th row will take advantage of extra space for their legs due to the exit row located in front. Among disadvantages of these seats: reduced width of the seats, lack of floor storage during take-off and landing. Also other passengers tend to gather in this area to visit lavatories. It can get cold by the exits during the flight at the seats 30A and 30K.

The seats 37A and 37K have misaligned windows.

There are no windows at the seats 38A and 38K.

For passengers who are travelling with a partner will be ideal seats of the 39th row. However, close location to the lavatory and galleys may be a problem as well as for passengers of the seats 40D and 40F and of the last 41st row.

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  • DrSMSharma

    Good information.