Page updated 1 October 2021.

Stay up to date with us on the UK government announcements on the green and amber watchlists for the British Airways destinations that allowing UK citizens to enter for leisure.

British Airways customers will be welcomed back on board with new ‘Best of British Menus’ with the September edition featuring a traditional British Roast dinner.


Whatever destination, fare or dates you're booking, there are several ways to ensure you're booking with maximum flexibility. These varying policies and fare types can be confusing, but we've got you covered with this summary of what British Airways and Lime can offer you:

From 04:00 on Sunday 8 August, Mexico will be added to the red list following the UK Government announcement. 

In response to this, British Airways has added additional Mexico services from Cancun and Mexico City to assist passenger repatriation. 

British Airways flagship US lounge at JFK’s Terminal 7 will reopen its doors on Sunday 1 August 2021, following a 16-month closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic.