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Upgrade Standby Service

Fare (one-way)

After March 4, 2019 (as of the ticketing date)

Table for Fare (one-way)

Boarding Line First Departure on
Korea China (excludes Hong Kong) Japan USA United Kingdom Europe (excluding United Kingdom)
Korea-Japan, China,
Northeast Asia
Y, B, M KRW 60,000 CNY 400 JPY 6,000 USD 60 GBP 48 EUR 60
H, E, Q, K KRW 100,000 CNY 700 JPY 10,000 USD 100 GBP 70 EUR 80
Korea-Southeast /
Southwest Asia
Y, B, M KRW 120,000 CNY 800 JPY 12,000 USD 120 GBP 96 EUR120
H, E, Q, K KRW 180,000 CNY 1,100 JPY 18,000 USD 180 GBP 125 EUR 150
Korea-U.S, Europe, Sydney Y, B, M KRW 450,000 CNY 2,800 JPY 45,000 USD 450 GBP 330 EUR 360
H, E, Q, K KRW 600,000 CNY 3,600 JPY 60,000 USD 600 GBP 410 UER 470
Table for Fare (one-way)

Boarding Line First Departure on
HongKong Taipei Thailand Singapore Sydney
Korea-Japan, China,
Northeast Asia
Y, B, M HKD 450 TWD 1,650 THB 1,800 SGD 75 AUD 75
H, E, Q, K HKD 700 TWD 2,800 THB 2,800 SGD 125 AUD 125
Korea-Southeast /
Southwest Asia
Y, B, M HKD 900 TWD 3,300 THB 3,600 SGD 150 AUD 150
H, E, Q, K HKD 1,300 TWD 5,000 THB 5,000 SGD 225 AUD 225
Korea-U.S, Europe, Sydney Y, B, M HKD 3,400 TWD 12,400 THB 13,500 SGD 560 AUD 560
H, E, Q, K HKD 4,200 TWD 16,500 THB 17,000 SGD 750 AUD 750


After March 4, 2019 (as of the ticketing date)

Services Provided

Purchase Procedures

* Purchase Tip: For more convenient purchase of “upgrade standby,” please enter your Asiana Club membership number when purchasing your flight ticket and select “Consent to receive marketing information” in your member profile on our website.

  1. 01

    Service opens
     96 hours before departure

    Available only for some flights according to flight reservation circumstances.

  2. 02

    Payment and Standby
     24 hours before departure

    Once the payment is completed, the upgrade standby application will be automatically submitted. Receipt for payment will close on a first come, first served basis depending on reservation circumstances.

  3. 03

    Check standby results
    3 hours before departure

    Standby results can be viewed through the website or mobile app.

Available time and place for purchase

Table for Available time and place for purchase

Purchase period place for purchase
From 96 hours up to 24 hours before departure Homepage and mobile app
24 hours to 0 hours before departure: Sale closes -

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refund Time Point of Refund
24 hours before departure after payment is completed Website, mobile app, Asiana Airlines reservation center
24 hours before departure - Boarding date Airport Ticketing Counter
After departure Asiana Airlines Reservation Center

Route Details by Region

Table for Route Details by Region

Region Destinations
Japan Destinations in Japan
China/Northeast Asia Guangzhou, Guilin, Nanjing, Dalian, Beijing, Yuzhno Sakhalinsk, Shanghai, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Xian, Yanji, Yancheng, Yantai, Weihai, Changsha, Changchun, Chengdu, Chongqing, Qingdao, Taipei, Tianjin, Khabarovsk, Harbin, Hangzhou, Hong Kong, Ulaanbaatar
Southeast Asia/Saipan Danang, Manila, Bangkok, Saipan, Cebu, Singapore, Jakarta, Clark Field, Palau, Phuket, Phnom Penh, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh
Southwest Asia Delhi, Almaty, Tashkent
U.S New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Honolulu
Europe London, Roma, Barcelona, Venice, Istanbul, Paris, Frankfurt
Oceania Sydney
  • This service is a paid “upgrade standby” service. The upgrade is not guaranteed even if payment is made.
  • This service provides business seats and in-flight meals for business class. All other services are the same as those for economy services.
    (* Lounge admissions not provided, free baggage at economy class level, mileage accrual at economy level, etc.)
  • If the upgrade is processed when a seat has already been assigned, the assigned seat will be automatically canceled, and a business seat will be assigned at random.
  • This service is not available for all passengers, so please read through the sales restrictions.
  • Even if a notification was received confirming the upgrade, the upgrade may be canceled on the boarding date due to the airline’s circumstances. Moreover, upgrades may be canceled if violations are discovered during check-in procedures.
  • When the travel schedule changes after the service is paid for through the website, the upgrade standby service will be automatically canceled and refunded.
  • For flight tickets that were purchased through a travel agency, in the event that the travel schedule is changed through the agency, a separate refund request for the service must be made to the Asiana Airlines reservation center.