British Airways is highly regarded for its premium cabins, its extensive worldwide flight network and for its premium lounges, specifically at London Heathrow. As the national flag carrier they live up to expectations offering departures from the majority of the regional airports around the country as well as the most direct flights of any carrier flying from the UK. From Europe to the Middle East, The Americas to Africa and Asia to Australia, their network is vast and the reason why they are the second largest airline by passenger numbers carried in the UK.
Favoured by many loyal customers they offer three premium cabins on their international flights – World Traveller Plus, Club World and First. Club World allows you to travel in comfort and style with fully flat beds, divine dining and airport lounge access. Or for the ultimate in luxury air travel advance to First and savour the VIP treatment as you relax in your own secluded suite. Fitted with a fully flat bed, cushioned mattress and duvet, you can also enjoy indulgent on-board fine dining, spa treatment access and have your own personal, attentive on-board service.
British Airways is a founding member of the Oneworld alliance along with American Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Qantas, Iberia and Finnair. This partnership extends their network even further making it easier for their customer to travel the world in style.

Why we recommend flying with British Airways

  • Stretch out in comfort in a private suite with mattress and thick duvet in First.
  • Enjoy the convenience of Club World flights between London City Airport and New York JFK.
  • Avoid jet lag with their Club World Sleeper Service routes in Business Class.
  • Take advantage of the extra legroom and baggage in World Traveller Plus.
  • Access a full waiter service and private hotel-style rooms with ensuite at Heathrow Terminal 5A for First passengers.
  • Relax and revive with Elemis spa treatments at London Heathrow Terminals 5, and New York JFK Terminal 7 for First and Business Class passengers.
  • Their extensive worldwide network and regional departure avaialabilty makes them the preferred choice of many loyal customers.

 Flat beds

British Airways offers fully flat beds on the following aircraft:

  • Airbus A380, Boeing 747-400, 777-200 and 777-300 in First and Business
  • A321 and 767-300 V3 in Business

For more details on flying with British Airways, see our comprehensive Airline Guide

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