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First Class Flights for Couples

When flying with your significant other you want to make sure that you fly with an airline that provides excellent service. Flying first class with your partner is the perfect date night idea, especially on long-haul international flights as you can make the most out of the special amenities on board and spend quality couple time with your partner. On this page, you'll find a list of favourite airlines that fly First Class and provide an unforgettable experience.

On most First Class airlines, you'll be welcomed in with fine champagne, gourmet cuisine and warm service. When flying on First Class flights you should expect comfortable bedding/seating, suite doors that ensure complete privacy and onboard entertainment.

Use the search form at the top of the page to begin your search for First Class flights; use the Cabin Class option to select the cabin you wish to fly in.

The Best First Class Airlines For Couples 

We understand that couples want to have enough privacy to enjoy their flight date without unexpected interruptions. Below you'll find a list of the most popular First Class Airlines for couples. To begin your search for First Class flights use the search form at the top of the page and enter the Cabin Class you want to fly in.


Emirates was awarded Trip Advisor's World's Best First Class in 2019 for a number of reasons. On the Emirates A380 First Class Cabin, you'll find golden touches, polished wood and motorised window shades. Couples can unwind and enjoy the flight journey together on comfortable reclining seats which can be converted into beds.

Emirates is the perfect First Class option for Couples. The First Class treatment begins with a personal chauffeur who drives you directly to your departing airport. During the flight, you'll have access to a range of entertainment options, exquisite food, and free drinks for the duration of your flight. You'll also have access to your own private space which you can use to freshen up before arriving at your destination.

Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines offers an incredible First Class experience, especially for couples. Singapore Airlines First Class Cabin is loved by all travellers for its exceptional service. On the A380 First Class suites, you'll have 50 square meters worth of space all to yourself. On a First Class cabin with Singapore Airlines, you'll have a private suite that has a spacious armchair as well a bed.

Singapore Airlines offers 6 of these luxury suites on each aircraft and they are set out in a 1-1-1 configuration. First-class suites are available to purchase on selected A380 routes including:

  • Singapore (SIN) - Hong Kong (HKG)
  • Singapore (SIN) - London Heathrow (LHR)
  • Singapore (SIN) - Sydney (SYD)

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways is known to have some of the most amazing First Class amenities. You're First Class experience will begin with a personal chauffeur that will drive you to the airport. Once you've checked in for your flight you'll be taken to a First Class lounge and spa whilst you wait to be called for boarding. When boarding the plane, you'll be located in your own private suite. Amenities include comforting armchairs, real beds, a shower that you can use and more. When making a First Class reservation with Etihad you and your partner will be offered unlimited drinks and a range of a la carte food you can select from a menu.

The A380 aircraft offers the most luxurious escape, which is perfect for couples who are planning to fly together. Once you've had a nap during your flight you can head to the living room where you'll be presented with your own loveseat with a long ottoman.

Japan Airlines

Japan Airlines is one of the most underrated First Class cabins! The cabin beds are almost 79 inches long and you'll be offered free drinks throughout your flight, what more could you want?

Japan Airlines First Class cabin offers 8 seats which are displayed in a 1-2-1 configuration - a perfect design for couples as it allows easy communication access. When you feel like talking to your partner and sharing some quality time you can use the motorized privacy remote to lower the privacy curtain.

Air France

Air France is continuously winning awards for its premium First Class Cabin. The La Premiere First Class experience on the 777-300ER is the spotlight of the aircraft. There are only 4 seats in first class, arranged in a 1-2-1 configuration. The curtains dividing the seats make it easy for you to speak to your companion on the seat next to you.

During the First Class experience, couples will be able to access the airport's private lounge for peace and relaxation as well as enjoy delicious cuisine and free drinks on the flight.

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Can I Pay for First Class Ticket on Finance?

Of course! When you book through Alternative Airlines you can book ANY flight ticket no matter where you're flying to/from and the cabin class you fly in and spread the cost over time. Alternative Airlines has partnered with a number of financing options that let you split the cost of your First Class ticket over weekly, bi-weekly or monthly instalments. This includes Afterpay, Klarna, Afterpay, TendoPay, Laybuy and many more.

Please note that the payment plan option available at checkout will depend on the country you reside in and the currency in which you pay.

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Are First Class flights for Couples worth it?

You may be wondering if First Class flights for couples are worth spending the money on. The answer is absolutely yes - doing so can significantly improve your inflight experience. First Class flights offer couples the privacy and luxury they need for a perfect unforgettable date.

Are couples sat together on flights?

Sitting with your partner can significantly improve your in-flight experience. Pre-selecting seats ahead of time is the perfect way to ensure that you and your partner are sitting together during the flight. If you cannot pre-select your seat ahead of time we recommend that you check in as early as possible as you'll get a higher chance of sitting next to the passengers within your booking.

Please note that on most First Class Cabins you'll have the option to pre-select your seats at the time of booking or after.

What are the best first-class international flights for couples?

If you're looking to fly in a fancy first-class cabin we recommend that you book international long-haul flights in order to make the most out of this experience. Airlines that offer this experience include Emirates, Etihad Airways, Air France, Singapore Airlines and many more!