Sponsor Message:
Travel Polls & Prefs Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Best Seat On UA 767-300 (C-Class)?  
User currently offlinePaul From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2005, 374 posts, RR: 3
Posted (11 years 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 11098 times:


Sorry to post this question here but other forums get limited replies and I need feedback asap.  bigthumbsup 

I will be traveling in C- Class with United Airlines this summer (LHR-IAD). I was wondering if anyone who has flown the 767-300 in C- Class could tell me which is the seat with the most legroom. I have heard that 5C/D have more legroom because of the bulkhead, is that the truth or just just rumor?

Seatexpert.com tells me those two seats have the most legroom. However, I have seen the photos of the cabin and the space seems more limited. Can anyone clarify?

Feedback would be great appreciated.


Veni, vidi, vici.
7 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineN774UA From Netherlands, joined Aug 2004, 343 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (11 years 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 11081 times:

you can have a look at http://www.seatguru.com


...follow his instructions, switch off at the stand.
User currently offlineRoseFlyer From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 11166 posts, RR: 52
Reply 2, posted (11 years 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 11074 times:

Yes 5C and 5D do have a little extra legroom (often times I have seen families with children there). In general the first four rows of business on the 767 are all good (Rows 5-8). I have been farther back and the yapping from the galley is annoying, and also I don't think that the last row fully reclines. Have a great trip.

If you have never designed an airplane part before, let the real designers do the work!
User currently offlineChristao17 From Thailand, joined Apr 2005, 980 posts, RR: 8
Reply 3, posted (11 years 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 11049 times:

Was just on a UA 763 in 5D and can confirm it is a good seat. Enjoy your flight.

Keeping the "civil" in civil aviation...
User currently offlineFbgdavidson From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2004, 3831 posts, RR: 26
Reply 4, posted (11 years 3 weeks 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 10962 times:

I got the impression you flew regularly on United in C class?  Confused In fact if I hadn't flown UA in C before and wanted to know the answer I'd be asking you!

"My first job was selling doors, door to door, that's a tough job innit" - Bill Bailey
User currently offlineOzvirginuk From Australia, joined Jan 2005, 396 posts, RR: 4
Reply 5, posted (11 years 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 10961 times:


I have flown in UA C class a few times on a 763. 5C/D probably are the best, however 5E/F are also good. Flew in 9C/D on an overnight from IAD-GRU and found it to be equally good. If you get an equipment switch to a 777 then 8H/J are in the separate front section of the C cabin and is very quiet.

Enjoy your trip. Also, there are 3 Red Carpet Clubs at IAD, the one closest to Gate D5 (I think) is the best one.


User currently offlinePaul From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2005, 374 posts, RR: 3
Reply 6, posted (11 years 3 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 10956 times:

lol Fbgdavidson

I have flown twice in United Business however all flights were on T7's. Unfortunately for various reasons I have to take that specific flight (767 equiped) because I am continuing onto Miami and then Peru. The 767 was the only option, if flexibility was not a premium I would have chosen a 777/ 747 flight.



Veni, vidi, vici.
User currently offlineSQA340 From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 702 posts, RR: 4
Reply 7, posted (11 years 3 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 10953 times:

I've flown on the 763 ORD-LHR in C and any seat in row five is good. The "rumor" is true: 5 C/D are a little farther back from the bulkhead, giving it more room. However the seats are a little narrower than on the 772 but the 2-2-2 configuration is nicer. Was quite a pleasant flight: okay dinner, good IFE, good continental breakfast prior to arrival, friendly service topped with an on-time arrival. I give them a 10  Smile

Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Best Seat On AA 737-300 C Class? posted Sun Oct 29 2006 13:22:22 by GOTbound
Best Seat On Embraer 145 posted Tue Jan 31 2006 06:45:33 by Usa4624
Best Y Seat On A A346 posted Tue Apr 5 2005 22:47:04 by AlitaliaMD11
Best Seat On A 737? posted Tue Feb 15 2005 04:30:04 by Alohakid
Best Seat On CI's 744 Upper Deck? posted Tue Dec 7 2004 12:00:47 by Luxair
Overewing Exits On The 767-300 posted Thu Mar 28 2002 06:19:12 by Mr AirNZ
Best Seat To Book On A Dash 8-300 posted Fri Dec 3 2004 21:30:48 by Vio
LHR - SYD On BA And Qantas. Best Seat? posted Tue Oct 18 2005 11:14:56 by Joshdean
What's The Best Economy Seat(s) On AA's 777 posted Thu Sep 1 2005 22:30:58 by TR763
Best Seats In Economy On A UA 777 posted Mon Dec 6 2004 23:04:12 by Alitalia777