Reservation, ticket purchase and boarding (First Class)

Reservation and ticket purchase

  1. The acceptable time of First Class booking/upgrade vary for fares.

Before departure

  • Flex
  • Saver
  • Round Trip Saver
  • JALCARD Flex
  • Business Flex
  • Shareholder's Flex
  • The number of available seats are subject to fare types.

Seats are available for upgrade on the departure date

  • Flex
  • Saver
  • Special Saver
  • Round Trip Saver
  • Shareholder's Flex
  • Promotion
  • JAL CARD Flex
  • Business Flex
  • Remote Island Flex
  • JAL Domestic Award Ticket
  • JAL CARD navi Discounts
  • Go somewhere with miles
  • Tour Fare
  1. Seat selection is eligible for all above fares.
  1. You may check which flight operates with First Class when making reservation.

Online booking

Please check on the flight availability page.

Call center

Please check with the call center staff.

  1. Passengers traveling with First Class fares on international route including domestic connection flights in the itinerary are eligible to use First Class on Japan domestic flights without an additional charge. For details, please check the information about international bookings and purchases on the JAL website, or contact us.
  1. Cancellation Charge will apply if cancellation request cannot be made by the flight departure time.


Upgrading to First Class by using JMB FLY ON Program benefits, such as International Flight Upgrade Certificate, is not available.

Boarding procedures

  1. First Class passengers can also use Self Service Check-in Kiosk for check-in.
  1. All fares will be eligible for upgrade to First Class with additional charge if seats are available on the departure date.