Cabin Upgrades


Upgrade to Business Class at attractive rates or Premium Economy at fares which are nominally more than economy class fares.

An upgrade that goes a long way.

It isn’t about just reaching the destination any more. It is about enjoying your flight. We invite you to experience India’s only Premium Economy, or pamper yourself in our luxurious Business Class, at a nominal upgrade fees. We promise an experience that you simply can’t beat.

Vistara Business Class – Reach your destination rejuvenated in the ultra-comfortable leather seats that come with as much as 40” seat pitch and 7” seat recline. Also enjoy exclusive lounge access at Delhi’s T3, enhanced baggage allowance and much more. Learn more about Vistara Business Class here.

Vistara Premium Economy - Get a lot more for a little more, on India’s only Premium Economy class. Enjoy a host of services and benefits that is sure to take your Vistara experience to new heights. Vistara Premium Economy customers enjoy seating in a cabin close to the front of aircraft. It comes with extra space to stretch your legs, complimentary priority services, gourmet food with Starbucks coffee and much more. Learn more about Premium Economy here.

This service can be booked via the website and mobile app.

You can Upgrade Your Flight in two ways:

Confirmed Upgrade

Confirmed upgrade allows you to get an immediate upgrade to Business Class or Premium Economy as per your request on your current flight. Confirmed upgrade ensures you guaranteed upgrade to the cabin of your choice providing all comforts of the cabin.

Standby Upgrade

Standby Upgrade is designed to offer customers a chance to get upgraded at substantially lower prices. The availability of this upgrade is limited and you can only come to know of the upgrade decision within 48 to 1 hour to departure.

Sign up for Upgrade your Flight soon after purchasing your ticket since the availability is limited and dynamic. If Upgrade your Flight is unavailable on your flight, we recommend you to check again later as availability changes with time. The more frequently you sign up, the higher are your chances to get an upgrade.

Benefits of Upgrade your Flight:

Front cabins for sure - With Confirmed Upgrade, you experience the new feeling in Business Class or India’s only Premium Economy.

Attractive rates - The luxury of sitting in the front of the aircraft at an extremely affordable price is possible, every time you board a flight.

Maximize your chances - The more you sign up for the Upgrade your Flight, the higher the chances. You’ll be charged as per the class you will be upgraded to.

Upgrade one or all of your flights - You can choose to get the upgrade on only one flight or multiple flights.

Automatic refund if not upgraded - If you are not upgraded, the Upgrade price will be refunded automatically to you within five days after the flight departure. There is no action needed for the refund.

How to Upgrade your Flight?

Using Upgrade your Flight is very simple, as mentioned below:

  • Book your Economy or Premium Economy ticket.
  • Log in here and select Upgrade your Flight from the available options.
  • Enter your booking details (PNR or booking reference, passenger last name and email) to retrieve your booking. If you don't have your PNR handy, use the 'Advanced Search' to retrieve your booking with your flight details.
  • Select the flight in which you wish a cabin upgrade.
  • Pay a small Sign-up and a nominal Upgrade fee.
  • Review and make the payment.
  • You will be notified via email about your standby upgrade status usually 1 to 3 days but no later than one hour before the flight departure. If not upgraded, the upgrade price will be fully and automatically refunded to you within 5 business days after the flight departure.
  • Confirmed upgrades, as the name suggests, is confirmed as soon as you make the payment.

Terms and Conditions

  • This service is valid on routes where Vistara flies direct.

  • The upgrade fee is inclusive of all applicable taxes.

  • Upgrade will be applicable on valid Vistara tickets for specified sector and can be booked up to 4 hours prior to departure.

  • Customers are advised to carry a Govt. approved photo Identification for domestic travel. The name reflected on the ticket must be the same as that on the Photo ID. Passenger identification may be required through the journey.

  • This is applicable to all passengers holding valid identification proof. The service is non-transferable.

  • The upgrade is valid for the sector it is bought for. We do not offer discounts on upgrades for children & infants.

  • Upgrades are subject to availability in the designated class.

  • Once the upgrade is confirmed, no further changes are allowed.

  • Change and modification to the ticket fare is applicable as per the terms defined for the fare family.

  • In case of a no show, base fare will be forfeited, only taxes will be refunded.

  • Baggage allowance is applicable as per the designated cabin class.

  • Vistara reserves the right to withdraw/revise the service without prior notice.

  • Flight schedules and timings are subject to regulatory approvals and may be revised without advance notice. For detailed terms and conditions, log on to  Terms & Conditions.
  • This service is only applicable for travel within India.