Based on fleet size British Airways (BA) are the largest airline in the UK and are the country’s flag carrier, each year they carry over 42.1 million passengers to worldwide destinations and are always striving to keep their customers happy with new and updated aircraft, new routes and high-class partner lounges so you can fully relax at the airport as well as during your flight!
With a whole range of fare options available, depending on the destination you can really be sure that you are getting a high-class service at an amazing price!
The British Airways ‘Avios’ club is a fantastic travel reward system so you can collect points and rewards with every flight booked, but not just for yourself, you can even add on your children and other family members too so with every flight they’re on then they’re also collecting points helping you to reach that holidays of your dreams even faster!
British Airways have an award winning entertainment system which includes a whole library of music, TV programs with channels such as CBeebies, Cartoon Network and Disney so your child can enjoy all their favorite programs during your flight, they also have a whole library of all the family favorite Disney movies that you absolutely love! Children are given a sky flyers entertainment pack* to keep little ones busy with a range of activities and coloring books.
Seating varies greatly depending on whether you are travelling Europe or travelling long hauls on ‘world traveler,’ however if you are travelling long haul with BA you can be sure that even in Economy seating you will be extremely comfortable during your flight. Seating is ergonomic and comes with lumbar, recline and an adjustable headrest.
Each seat has a 10” personal flat screen in the headrest with a library of various entertainment to keep you busy during your flight. WIFI is currently being rolled out across flights and may be available during your flight. Packages start at £4.99, you will be notified onboarding if this service is available.
A wide selection of energising healthy food is offered during your flight along with complimentary drinks. If you are on a short haul flight then there is a selection of freshly prepared M&S sandwiches and snacks available to purchase. For long-haul travellers, dining is complimentary and includes a four-course meal, drinks and snacks plus a light meal just before landing.
1 x 23 kg checked in baggage is free of charge, certain destinations allow 2 x 23 kg bags please check before you fly. If you are flying with infants or children they are also entitled to 1 x 23kg checked in Bag plus a car seat or pushchair. You will also be entitled to bring either a handbag or laptop in hand baggage plus 1 cabbing bag weighing no more than 23 kg!
Upgrading to premium economy gives you that little bit more of extra leg room and comfort with wider and more comfortable seats that have a greater recline, footrest and headrest, personal and attentive cabin service, priority boarding above Economy passengers plus a flight amenity kit.
Each seat has its own personal entertainment system the same as Economy but with the addition of noise-reducing headphones! You will also have a power supply so you can plug in any devices.
Dining in the premium economy just got a whole lot better with premium and mouth-watering meals served in china dishes with linen napkins and a full complimentary bar service.
If you choose to upgrade to Economy then you will double your baggage allowance to 2 x 23 kg checked in bags, this is also the same for children however infants will still only be allowed 1 x 23 kg plus a car seat & pushchair. You will also be entitled to bring either a handbag or laptop in hand baggage plus 1 cabbing bag weighing no more than 23 kg!
What seating you will receive depends greatly on what flight you are on, for flights within Europe you will be allocated contoured seating that has a leg room of 76.2cm (30″) they also have a fully movable headrest, LED lighting, personal work table and a dedicated cabin crew. For long-haul flights, you are given your own seating area so you can stretch out in your own privacy, seats that fully recline and convert into beds. Freshen up and relax with Bas Elemis plus complimentary spa treatments at London Heathrow and JFK airports.
Each area has its own 10.4in screen with noise cancelling headphones and access to hundreds of the latest movies, documentaries, audiobooks, music and games. You also get your own power outlet so you can charge your laptop and continue working in the air.
As well as premium meals made with the finest ingredients you are also given access to a full bar service including some of the finest wines and spirits, plus you can help yourself to snacks and treats at the club kitchen throughout the flight.
Travelling in business class entitles you to 2 checked bags at no more than 32 kg each this is the same for children for infants it is 23 kg. You will also be entitled to bring either a handbag or laptop in hand baggage plus 1 cabbing bag weighing no more than 23 kg!
Experience flying like no other with British Airlines first class service, make yourself at home in your very own suite that turns into a fully flat bed! It comes fully equipped with a quilted mattress, cotton duvet & pillow, a pair of cotton soft pyjamas, liberty London amenity kit and a full dedicated service.
Each area has its own 15in screen with noise cancelling headphones and access to hundreds of the latest movies, documentaries, audiobooks, music and games. You also get your own power outlet and RAC jack so you can charge your laptop and continue working in the air.
British have really outdone themselves with the meals in first class, working with some of the worlds top chefs the have created high-quality meals with only the finest ingredients. You can dine when it suits you by choosing a range of meals from their a la carte menu or go for something a little lighter. Breakfasts, lunches, dinners, afternoon tea, champagne, wines and spirits you can choose it all!
First class entitles you to an amazing 3 checked bags at no more than 32 kg each this is the same for children and for infants it is 23 kg. You will also be entitled to bring either a handbag or laptop in hand baggage plus 1 cabin bag weighing no more than 23 kg!
* From London Heathrow and London Gatwick airports