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While economy-class tickets have become more affordable, this affordability has often comes at a cost: the comfort of the passenger. For this very reason, airlines have launched the new premium economy class. This category of airline ticket offers passengers a class of service somewhere between economy and business. Essentially passengers get a little more comfort for a little more money, making it the perfect choice for those that don't want to, or can't, fork up the money for a business class seat but would like to experience a higher level of in-flight offerings. What the additional costs and comforts are vary from airline to airline, but typically passengers can expect the following on long-haul flights:
Several factors influence the cost of a flight ticket, but the cost of a premium economy ticket can range from as much as 95% more than the same ticket in economy class to as little as just 15% more. Compared to business class, the cost of flying premium economy averages out at only 65% of the business class price on the same flight. Booking closer to your departure time can get you a better price on a ticket in this category, so be sure to have a look at the offerings available here on lastminute.com.