To give ultimate peace of mind when planning future travel, British Airways has today announced that its customers can order discounted global antigen tests from Government-approved COVID-19 testing provider, Qured, at an exclusive price of £33. The rapid test kits are ultra-convenient and can be ordered to any UK address. Designed to be portable, customers can take the kits w ...

British Airways have introduced two new Tour Operator fares types; Select and Select Pro, providing the trade with more flexibility to change or cancel ticketed bookings, should travel plans change.  Booking either of these fares within the Inclusive Tour (IT) fare range will allow changes without airline fees, and the option to refund the ticket value in full* when a Select P ...

British Airways have announced a new flexible Inclusive Tour (IT) ticketing policy to support Tour Operators fares during changeable times.For new bookings that meet the following criteria, the original Ticket Time Limit (TTL) will be replaced with a more flexible TTL according to the table below: ·         created from 24 February 2021 ·         due to depart up to 30 June 2 ...

British Airways has today announced it will be partnering with trusted and iconic hygiene brand Dettol, the UK’s no. 1 disinfection brand1 as part of its ongoing commitment to help keep its customers and colleagues safe. From March 2021, British Airways’ customers will have access to a range of Dettol products, that are proven to kill 99.9% of bacteria and Coronavirus (SARS-CO ...

Please be aware of the recent updates to taxes: Domestic and international departures from London Heathrow are subject to an £8.90 'Exceptional Regulatory Charge/R1' airport tax, applicable to departures from 6 February 2021.  A transportation tax of £14.80 each way was reinstated to journeys arriving and departing USA from 1 January 2021. This tax was temporarily removed f ...

Originally circulated by British AirwaysDear Partner, As we continue to adapt to the evolving requirements surrounding travel, we would like to reiterate the latest information which will impact all passengers travelling into the UK.     The UK Government this week announced further measures at the UK border effective as of 15 February 2021. These include: Government secur ...

In response to tightening border controls by the UK government, British Airways has today announced it intends to increase its trial of the VeriFLY digital health app across all International flights operating into the UK. The expansion, which will come in to effect from February 15, is designed to help those eligible to travel to navigate the changing entry requirements and ...

British Airways has announced that it has partnered with sustainable jet fuel company LanzaJet. As part of this partnership, British Airways will invest in LanzaJet’s first commercial scale facility in Georgia, USA and acquire cleaner burning sustainable aviation fuel from the plant. The partnership will involve LanzaJet implementing early stage planning and design for a potent ...

• The trial is completely optional for customers travelling on all flights to the US currently operating from 4 February • We are working with our oneworld and Atlantic Joint Business partner American Airlines on the trial • VeriFLY, will certify test certificates and required travel documentation on a personal mobile device, before leaving home and offer a fast track o ...

The UK Government has confirmed that from 0400 on 15 January 2021, all inbound passengers travelling to England will be required to present a negative Covid-19 test, taken up to 72 hours prior to departure. This includes UK citizens and those transiting airside via a UK airport. A limited number of exceptions are set out on the gov.uk website. Please continue to check the gov. ...