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  • Flight on 27/08/2018
    96 Reviews

    British Airways Economy

    Bordeaux to London
    on: A319

    8.1

    Had checked in on line the day before and headed via bus to the airport which is 35 minutes away. Check in opened soon after and was charged for not registering my bag (50 euro) ouch, but my fault as should have checked this in on line. But got lounge access due to silver status in a room in ...

    Boarding
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    Seat for Sitting
    9
    Seat for Sleeping
    8
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    8
    Baggage
    7
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  • Flight on 23/08/2018
    96 Reviews

    British Airways Business (short haul)

    London to Bordeaux
    on: A319

    8.1

    Had checked in on line the night before and had pre-assigned seats. Arrived at LGW a couple of hours ahead, very friendly check in agent labelled bags and directed us to the lounge. Security smooth and polite helpful staff, liked the table for unloading the trays and to re pack bags, put shoes on ...

    Boarding
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    Seat for Sitting
    8
    Seat for Sleeping
    8
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    9
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    9
    Punctuality
    7
    Baggage
    9
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  • British Airways B787-9 Club World

    A review of BA's inaugural flight from London Heathrow Terminal 5 to San Jose, California read more


  • British Airways B787-9 First

    A review of the new First class product on board the new BA B787-9 Dreamliner from London Heathrow Terminal 5 to Austin read more


  • British Airways B747-400 World Traveller

    We review a flight in economy from New York JFK to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B747-400 World Traveller

    We review a flight in economy from London Heathrow to New York JFK read more


  • British Airways A320 Euro Traveller

    A review of the slimline Recaro seating on the London Gatwick to Nice route read more


  • British Airways B777-300ER Club World

    Jenny Southan reviews a flight from London Heathrow to Tokyo Narita read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World

    Tokyo-London read more


  • British Airways B767-300 Euro Traveller

    Business Traveller reviews an early morning flight from London Heathrow to Frankfurt read more


  • British Airways A380 Club World

    A review of BA's inaugural A380 flight to Washington Dulles read more


  • British Airways A320 Club Europe

    A review of the new Club Europe and Euro Traveller seating on the A320 from Kiev to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways A320 Club Europe

    Tom Otley catches the first flight, from London to Kiev, to feature BA's new short-haul cabin interior read more


  • British Airways B747-400 economy class

    Dubai-London read more


  • British Airways B747-400 economy class

    London-Dubai read more


  • British Airways B787 World Traveller Plus

    Michelle Harbi's return flight from Austin to Heathrow aboard BA's Dreamliner, this time in premium economy read more


  • British Airways B787 Club World

    Michelle Harbi reviews a business class flight aboard BA's recently launched Dreamliner route to Austin read more


  • British Airways Club Europe B737-400

    London-Marrakech read more


  • British Airways A319 Club Europe

    Marrakech-London read more


  • BA Cityflyer Embraer 190 Club Europe

    London-Zurich read more


  • BA unveils new Edinburgh lounge

    The new facility is twice the size of BA's previous lounge at the airport, and features a new-style reception area, bistro and coffee area, and free wifi with "air printing" read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World (three-class)

    We review business class on the London Heathrow to Hyderabad route, as BA goes daily on the route read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World (three-class)

    A review of business class on the return flight from Hyderabad to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B787 Club World

    London-Toronto read more


  • British Airways B787 World Traveller Plus

    Toronto-London read more


  • British Airways B787 World Traveller Plus

    Toronto-London read more


  • BA operates its first B787 passenger flight

    British Airways flew its first Boeing 787 passenger flight on August 8, 2013 with more than 30 frequent fliers based in Scotland rewarded by becoming the first BA customers to fly on the Dreamliner. read more


  • British Airways A380 Club World

    We fly in business class on BA's new A380 aircraft from Los Angeles Airport (Tom Bradley International) to London Heathrow T5 read more


  • British Airways A380 First Class

    Business Traveller flies the enhanced First class on BA's new A380 aircraft from London Heathrow T5 to Los Angeles Airport (Tom Bradley International) read more


  • British Airways B787 World Traveller Plus

    Business Traveller flies from Toronto to London in the premium economy cabin of BA's new B787 Dreamliner read more


  • British Airways B787 Club World

    We fly the new BA Dreamliner on the London to Toronto route in Club World read more


  • British Airways A321 (ex-Bmi) Club World

    London-Baku read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World (four-class)

    Chengdu to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World (four class)

    Business Traveller flies onboard BA's inaugural flight from London Heathrow Terminal 5 to Chengdu read more


  • British Airways A321 (ex-BMI) Club World

    London - Baku read more


  • British Airways A319 Euro Traveller

    London Gatwick - Nice Cote d'Azure read more


  • British Airways B737-400 Euro Traveller

    Nice Cote d'Azure - London Gatwick read more


  • British Airways A321 (ex-Bmi) Club World

    London-Baku read more


  • British Airways A321 (ex-Bmi) Club World

    Baku-London read more


  • Big picture: BA A380 puts on a display with the Red Arrows

    No Description available read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World

    London-Dubai read more


  • British Airways Club World B747-400 High J

    Dubai-London read more


  • Seatplans.com guide to... which seat to choose on BA's B787 Dreamliner

    Seatplans.com has given British Airways' new B787 Dreamliner the full run over, picking the best seats in all three classes read more


  • British Airways Embraer 170 Euro Traveller

    London City to Stockholm read more


  • British Airways Embraer 170 Club Europe

    Stockholm to London City read more


  • Seatplans.com guide to... which seat to choose on BA's A380

    Seatplans.com has given British Airways' new superjumbo A380 the full run over, picking the best seats in all four classes read more


  • British Airways A321 Club Europe

    London Heathrow to Toulouse. Our correspondent flies the A321 to France ready for Thursday's return trip on the A380 delivery flight from the Airbus factory in Toulouse read more


  • British Airways B737-400 economy class

    London-Faro read more


  • British Airways A319 economy class

    Faro-London read more


  • British Airways B777-300ER World Traveller Plus (Premium Economy)

    London to Hong Kong read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    Hong Kong to London read more


  • Tried and Tested: British Airways B777-200 Club World

    Business Traveller reviews the carrier's recently launched service between Heathrow and Seoul read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World

    London-Chennai read more


  • British Airways B777-200 World Traveller Plus

    Chennai-London read more


  • British Airways B747-400 First

    London to Seattle read more


  • British Airways E170 UK Domestic

    London City - Aberdeen read more


  • British Airways E170 UK Domestic

    Aberdeen - London City read more


  • British Airways A319 Club Europe

    London to Toulouse read more


  • British Airways A321 Club Europe

    Toulouse to London read more


  • British Airways A319 Euro Traveller

    London Heathrow to Toulouse read more


  • British Airways A320 UK Domestic

    Glasgow-London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways A320 UK Domestic

    London Heathrow-Glasgow read more


  • British Airways B747-400 High J First

    Hong Kong to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B747-400 High-J Club World

    Hong Kong to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B747-400 High J Club World

    London to Beijing read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Mid J Club World

    London to Bangkok read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    London-Hong Kong read more


  • British Airways A321 Euro Traveller

    Nice-London read more


  • British Airways A321 Euro Traveller

    London-Nice read more


  • British Airways B747-400 First

    London Heathrow T5 - Los Angeles read more


  • British Airways B747-400 High J World Traveller Plus

    London-Beijing read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Mid J World Traveller Plus

    Beijing-London read more


  • British Airways B737-500 Euro Traveller

    London Gatwick-Toulouse read more


  • British Airways B747-400 High-J Club World

    Hong Kong-London read more


  • British Airways A319 Club Europe

    London Heathrow-Munich read more


  • British Airways B777-200ER Club World

    London to Buenos Aires read more


  • British Airways B777-200 Club World

    London to Abu Dhabi read more


  • British Airways B777 Club World

    London-Seattle read more


  • British Airways B777-200 First

    Abu Dhabi to London read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    London Heathrow to Hong Kong read more


  • British Airways B777-200 World Traveller Plus

    London Heathrow to Boston read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    London to Moscow read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    Hong Kong to London read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    Moscow to London read more


  • British Airways B777-200 World Traveller

    Boston to London Heathrow read more


  • Tried and Tested: BA’s refurbished B767 Club World seat

    Business Traveller reviews the refurbished Club World seating on BA’s B767 service between London Heathrow and New York Newark, complete with photos taken on board the flight read more


  • British Airways B767-300 Club World

    Newark to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B777-200 First

    London to Dubai in the new First read more


  • British Airways B747-400 First class

    New York JFK-London LHR read more


  • British Airways B767-300 World Traveller

    London to Tel Aviv read more


  • British Airways B777-200 World Traveller

    Tel Aviv to London read more


  • British Airways A320 Euro Traveller

    London Heathrow to St Petersburg read more


  • British Airways A321 Euro Traveller

    St Petersburg to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B747-400 First

    London Heathrow to San Francisco read more


  • Tried and Tested: BA's flight simulators

    Business Traveller went along to British Airways’ flight training centre at Cranebank to try out one of its state-of-the-art flight simulators, which are open for public bookings read more


  • British Airways B747-400 First

    San Francisco to London Heathrow read more


  • Tried and Tested: British Airways B747-400 Mid J new First

    Business Traveller's Tom Otley reviews BA's new First product on the Cape Town to London Heathrow route read more


  • British Airways B777-300ER World Traveller Plus

    London-Chicago read more


  • British Airways B777 Club World (business class)

    London Heathrow-Tokyo Haneda read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    London to Sao Paulo read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    Sao Paulo to London read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Mid J World Traveller

    London Heathrow to Hong Kong read more


  • British Airways B747-400 High J World Traveller Plus

    Hong Kong to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B777 Club World

    London to Mumbai read more


  • Tried and Tested: BA A318 London City to New York

    Business Traveller's editor Tom Otley reviews BA's new all-business class service from London City to New York JFK read more


  • Tried and Tested: BA A318 JFK to LCY

    The return journey on the new all-business class A318 service read more


  • BA A320 Euro Traveller (economy) class

    London Heathrow T3 to Barcelona read more


  • BA Avro RJ100 Euro Traveller (economy) class

    Barcelona to London City read more


  • British Airways 747-400 Club World

    London Heathrow to Hong Kong read more


  • British Airways B747-400 Club World

    Hong Kong to London Heathrow read more


  • Tried and Tested: British Airways London Heathrow-Las Vegas

    Business Traveller reviews the inaugural service on BA's new daily London Heathrow to Las Vegas route read more


  • British Airways B777 Club World

    Las Vegas to London Heathrow read more


  • British Airways B777-200ER Club World

    Chennai-London read more


  • British Airways B777-200ER Club World

    London-Chennai read more


  • British Airways Avro RJ100 Euro Traveller (economy class)

    London City to Edinburgh read more


  • British Airways B747-400 World Traveller (economy class)

    London-Vancouver read more


  • BA Cityflyer Avro RJ100 Euro Traveller

    Edinburgh to London City read more


  • British Airways short-haul B767 Club Europe

    London Heathrow to Paris Charles de Gaulle read more


  • BA A321 Euro Traveller

    London Heathrow to Nice read more


  • BA Avro RJ100 Euro Traveller

    Nice to London City read more


  • British Airways B777-200ER World Traveller Plus

    London-Shanghai Pudong read more


  • British Airways B747-400 World Traveller (economy class)

    Vancouver to London read more


  • British Airways B777-200ER Club World

    Shanghai Pudong-London Heathrow read more


  • Inaugural Tried and Tested: British Airways B777-200 to San Diego

    Business Traveller reviews the inaugural service for BA's reintroduced London-San Diego route. Read on for full details and images from the event read more


  • British Airways A320 Euro Traveller

    Toulouse to London Heathrow read more


  • Tried and tested: British Airways B747-400 Mid J, First

    Business Traveller reviews BA's old-style First product on the London Heathrow to Vancouver route read more


  • BA New Club World, London to Hong Kong

    Business Traveller puts BA's revamped business-class offering through its paces on the London-Hong Kong route read more

User Reviews

User Reviews 769 (Total)


  • Flight on 27/08/2018
    96 Reviews

    British Airways Economy

    Bordeaux to London
    on: A319

    8.1

    Had checked in on line the day before and headed via bus to the airport which is 35 minutes away. Check in opened soon after and was charged for not registering my bag (50 euro) ouch, but my fault as should have checked this in on line. But got lounge access due to silver status in a room in ...

    Boarding
    9
    Seat for Sitting
    9
    Seat for Sleeping
    8
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    8
    Baggage
    7
    read more

  • Flight on 23/08/2018
    96 Reviews

    British Airways Business (short haul)

    London to Bordeaux
    on: A319

    8.1

    Had checked in on line the night before and had pre-assigned seats. Arrived at LGW a couple of hours ahead, very friendly check in agent labelled bags and directed us to the lounge. Security smooth and polite helpful staff, liked the table for unloading the trays and to re pack bags, put shoes on ...

    Boarding
    7
    Seat for Sitting
    8
    Seat for Sleeping
    8
    Service
    9
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    9
    Punctuality
    7
    Baggage
    9
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  • Flight on 26/07/2018
    96 Reviews

    British Airways Business (short haul)

    London to Marseille
    on: A320

    7.8

    Had checked in on line and arrival at LHR a couple of hours before, very short wait and check in directed to the lounge. Lounge good views airside, enjoyed frittata and hash browns, coffee and sampled some of the wines a good pouilly fume and NZ sauvignon. Delayed boarding, but explanation ...

    Boarding
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    7
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    8
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    8
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    7
    Baggage
    8
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  • Flight on 03/07/2018
    96 Reviews

    British Airways Business (short haul)

    Marseille to London
    on: A320

    7.4

    Had checked in on line, check in just opened prompt and directed to lounge, passport are very slow although other booths opened gradually. Small lounge, but adequate range of cold drinks and Regents park short bread! Boarding delayed due to late in bound flight and when we did board were on ...

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    8
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    7
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    7
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    7
    Baggage
    8
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  • Flight on 25/06/2018
    99 Reviews

    British Airways Economy (short haul)

    Zurich to London
    on: A319

    7.0

    I flew from ZUR to LH5 in Euro Traveller on BA716 in an A319. This was the return leg of a LHR-ZUR-LHR trip booked for cash, which I took with my parents. The cost was about £130 each, including taxes. We got to Zurich airport at about 12.20pm and followed the signs to the row 2 check-in ...

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    8
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    Punctuality
    10
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    9
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  • Flight on 22/06/2018
    99 Reviews

    British Airways Economy (short haul)

    London to Zurich
    on: B767-300 (European config.)

    8.3

    I flew from LHR to ZUR in Euro Traveller on BA716 in a 767. This was the outward leg of a return trip LHR-ZUR-LHR booked for cash, which I took with my parents. The cost was about £130 each, including taxes. I got to Terminal 5 at around 11.20am and met up with my parents near the business ...

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    8
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  • Flight on 28/04/2018
    41 Reviews

    British Airways First

    Singapore to London
    on: A380

    7.9

    I feel that First on the A380 feels a bit like being in solitary confinement, the seat shells being so huge. Though I have to admit the amount of space is hard to beat.Very comfortable. Bags took forever to come off.

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    10
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    10
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    8
    Entertainment
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    Food & Drink
    7
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    8
    Baggage
    4
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  • Flight on 22/04/2018
    81 Reviews

    British Airways Economy (short haul)

    London to Luxembourg
    on: A320

    7.8

    I travelled on British Airways in April 2018 in economy class from London Heathrow T3 to Luxembourg. I only had hand baggage and could access the priority security lane as a result of my OneWorld status. The whole process was super quick, which gave me plenty of time to sample the lounges. ...

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    7
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    7
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    Punctuality
    10
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  • Flight on 03/04/2018
    99 Reviews

    British Airways First

    Kuala Lumpur to London
    on: B787-8

    7.1

    I flew from KUL to LHR in First on BA34 in a Boeing 787. This was the return leg of a redemption booking flight booked using 259,000 BAEC Avios and an American Express BAEC companion voucher plus about £1100 in taxes. Equivalent flight prices to KUL ex-LHR in First at the time of booking were ...

    Boarding
    6
    Seat for Sitting
    10
    Seat for Sleeping
    10
    Service
    6
    Entertainment
    6
    Food & Drink
    5
    Punctuality
    10
    Baggage
    4
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  • Flight on 28/03/2018
    99 Reviews

    British Airways First

    London to Kuala Lumpur
    on: B787-8

    8.9

    I flew from LHR to KUL in First on BA33 in a Boeing 787. This was a redemption booking flight booked using 259,000 BAEC Avios and an American Express BAEC companion voucher plus about £1100 in taxes. Equivalent flight prices to KUL ex-LHR in First at the time of booking were around £4400 per ...

    Boarding
    7
    Seat for Sitting
    10
    Seat for Sleeping
    9
    Service
    10
    Entertainment
    6
    Food & Drink
    9
    Punctuality
    10
    Baggage
    10
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