SAS features a 2-4-2 seating layout in its international widebody cabins with a 32 inch seat pitch. Adjustable head rests can be positioned in several ways for optimal comfort. Additional seat features on long haul routes include a personal seat back video screen for on-demand entertainment. Hundreds of hours of movies, TV shows, music and games are available. Narrow body aircraft used on intra-European routes do not feature entertainment. Wi-Fi is offered on long haul and intra-European flights.
A complimentary meal and beverage service is offered on all SAS long haul routes. Passengers will enjoy a choice of hot meal and a wide selection of beer, wine and other drinks. Food and beverages are available for purchase on intra-European routes. The on-board menu features many tasty items, from savoury sandwiches and snacks to sweets. Beverages are also available for purchase.
In-flight duty free is available throughout the flight.
Known as SAS Plus, Premium Economy guests are treated to a separate cabin with wider seats in a 2-3-2 cabin configuration and more leg room. A drink and snack service is offered before the main meal. Hot meals on long haul flights include a starter, choice of main and dessert with coffee or tea. A fine wine selection is also available during the meal service.
Passengers can purchase duty free items through the on-board shop while the on-demand in-flight entertainment system provides hundreds of hours of entertainment.
SAS Business is the most comfortable way to fly. Guests will indulge in the finest cuisine, fine wines and desserts and a comfortable sky bed which can be made up with soft, cozy bedding. On-demand entertainment is also available on personal seat back video screens.
Enjoy a welcome drink before the three course meal. The chef inspired selections are followed by a cheese and desert service. Business Class passengers can expect the finest red and white wines and European beers. An in-flight buffet is also available throughout the flight and is stocked with beverages, fruits and other snacks.
SAS passengers may check-in for their flight at the airport ticket counter. Check-in opens approximately three hours before scheduled departure and for most international flights closes 60 to 90 minutes prior. Guests checking in after closing time may be denied boarding in which case the fare could be forfeited. Self service kiosks are also provided at many Scandinavian and European airports. Passengers can use this self service device to print boarding passes, select seats and select the number of bags being checked in.
On-line check in for most flights is open from 22 to 1 hour before departure. This may be accomplished on the SAS website or through the airline’s mobile app. Boarding passes may be printed off or sent electronically.
Passengers traveling in SAS Plus or SAS Business, along with EuroBonus Diamond and Gold members may access SAS lounges for free. SAS Go passengers (Economy) can purchase lounge access for a fee when checking in on-line. Payment may also be made at the lounge at Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, Gothenburg, Brussels, Paris, New York and Chicago lounge locations.
There are four EuroBonus levels: EuroBonus, EuroBonus Silver, Gold and Diamond.
SAS operates a diverse fleet of Airbus and Boeing aircraft in both widebody and narrowbody models.
The airline’s long haul fleet consists of the A330-300, A340-300 and from 2018, will feature the new A350-900.
Intra-European flying is done with the A320 family of aircraft as well as the Boeing 737 Next Generation family. Regional flights are operated with Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft.