If you’re an Emirates Skywards Platinum or Gold member, you and everyone in your booking (under the same PNR number) will enjoy complimentary advance seat selection. This applies even if you book an Economy Class Special or Saver fare or an Economy Class Classic Saver Reward.
If you’re an Emirates Skywards Silver member, it’s free to reserve your seat in advance. However, anyone else in your booking will have to pay the Advance Seat Reservation charge.
If you’re an Emirates Skywards Blue member, you will have to pay if you want to choose your seat before check-in opens.
If you’re travelling in First Class or Business Class, you can choose your seat from the moment you purchase your ticket at no extra charge.