Inflight services


Interior specifications and seat maps

The United experience

Learn about how we're making your travel experience easier and more enjoyable.

Premium cabin experience

Read about how we're continuing to improve the United premium cabin travel experience, and visit the pages below to see what amenities are available in each cabin.

United Polaris℠

We've reimagined the business class experience from lounge to landing to bring you the best sleep in the sky.

Learn more about what to expect on a United Polaris flight

United First®

Enjoy United First service on flights within the U.S. and Canada.

United Business®

Enjoy United Business service on flights between the U.S. and Latin America or the Caribbean.

Premium transcontinental service

Experience extra comfort coast to coast on flights between New York/Newark and Los Angeles, New York/Newark and San Francisco, and Boston and San Francisco.

United Economy®

Enjoy a blend of service and value.


Inflight entertainment

Payment for inflight purchases

We only accept credit and debit cards for inflight purchases on most United- and United Express-operated flights.

View and print receipts from inflight purchases

Electronic device policies

Review our policies for using electronic devices on board.

Tips for healthy travel

Read tips that can reduce the stress and fatigue that may occur with long-distance travel.

Seating options

Learn more about how to purchase a different seat or upgrade to a higher class of service.

Please note:

United strictly prohibits the modification or use of any object or device to alter or limit the functionality, permanently or temporarily, of any aircraft structure, seat assembly, tray table, etc. If you see a customer using any such device or object, please inform United personnel immediately.