Travelling in economy class in airlines has been a delightful experience for anyone. Obviously, they have different and special arrangement for the passengers, providing the best of luxury while travelling. Hence it is quite obvious that the fare of the economy class ticket is bit higher than the normal one.
United airline, the most reputed and cheapest airline provider has the provision to get the economy class tickets too. But they have two different categories- basic economy and the economy plus. Being a frequent traveler, I have experienced both of them. So here I present a basic comparison between the two different economy arrangements for theunited airlines economy ticket booking.
Let’s take a glance at the basic economy first. The complimentary seat selection is an automatic process and is all done at the time of ticket booking. The passenger is not allowed to change the selected seats anyhow. But prior to the seat assignment, one can choose the preferred one. Those who are travelling in groups or within a single family may not have seats altogether. This can only be possible if the seats have not been assigned and they are available for choosing. So if you are travelling in groups, remember to book your flight tickets in advance. Basic economy doesn’t allow the full sized carry-on bag; one personal belonging is allowed per person. Flight changes or any refunds are not entertained.
United airlines tickets reservations can be done online. You need to fill up a form where some basic information is asked for. Fill up and then submit to find out the available flights to the destination place within the designated time. There is also an advanced search option too which will help you find multi-city and find the right location. The list of the flights available can be sorted with the price too so that the lowest one can be easily noted.
On the other hand, you can personalize your travelling experience with the United airline flight economy plus tickets. Seats are much spacious with the extra leg room- best for relaxing or working. The passengers are given the option of choosing the front seats in the economy plus category. They are offered variety of foods and drinks which are based on the route and the duration of the journey too. Even some of the routes provide snacks item, meals and alcohol like beer and wines. But these are available only on demand and need prior ordering. Also for the entertainment, private screening is provided. Besides you can also connect your personal entertainment device. Audio entertainment, united Wi-fi and in-flight magazines are the additional provisions for the passenger’s entertainment.
So these are the differences between the two economy classes. Well, both are good option and provide basic luxurious amenities to ensure a hassle- free travel. But the economy plus is the elite one whose fare is also higher than other.