New Orleans direct flights from London Heathrow mean the Big Easy just got easier! Four times a week, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner offers endless possibilities for Deep South holidays. AND, we've heard there may even be more flights later in the year.
Also underway, direct flights to Oakland, California from London Gatwick. Operating four times a week on a Boeing 777, BA provides more choice for holidays in and out of San Francisco.
Fort Lauderdale direct services from London Gatwick will begin on the 6th of July with four planned flights per week in summer and three the rest of the year. That's 15 minutes from airport to beach!
No other airline can match British Airways for non-stop flights between the UK and North America. In addition, BA's flight network within the UK enables us to offer low-cost add on prices from cities within the British Isles. Fly World Traveller (economy), World Traveller Plus (premium economy), Club World (business class) or First; the four services are completely interchangeable so you can fly out in one cabin and back in another. British Airways was a founding member of the Oneworld airline alliance whose members include American Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Iberia and Qantas which extends their network even further.
British Airways carries more than 41 million passengers a year. Founded in 1924 it is one of the world’s longest established airlines and has always been regarded as one of the industry leaders. Their worldwide route network covers more than 220 destinations in 89 countries.
British Airways has a fleet of 267 aircraft, including 32 ‘Super Jumbos’, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and its Airbus rival, the A380.