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British Airways increases October schedule

1 Oct 2020 by Tom Otley

British Airways has increased the number of destinations it is flying to this October. The increase includes both short haul and long haul destinations.

From today, long haul services have begun to Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Bahrain. Flights to Grenada are scheduled to return on October 14, 2020, while flights to the Maldives and the

Seychelles are scheduled to return on October 16, 2020.

Lahore, a new addition to British Airways’ route network, begins on October 12, while new Heathrow services to the Maldives and Barbados service launch on 16 and 17 October respectively.

On short haul, Brussels, Dublin, Dusseldorf, Gothenburg, Milan Linate, Stuttgart, Seville and Valencia return from today.

Bilbao, Kefalonia and Luxembourg return tomorrow and Lanzarote returns on Saturday, 3 October 2020.

Later in the month, services will resume to destinations including, Gran Canaria, Billund, Bordeaux, Basel, Brindisi, Cologne, Malta, Salzburg, Vienna and Zagreb.

Neil Chernoff, British Airways’ Director of Network and Alliances, said: “We’re glad to be returning to more destinations this month, connecting the UK with more and more countries around the world.

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The announcement of new countries added to the UK’s quarantine list (Turkey and Poland as of Saturday) underlines the uncertainties of those booking travel, though British Airways is offering its “book with confidence commitment [which] means you have the option to change your booking date and destination or even cancel it completely.”

There are some British Airways Holidays deals. These include:

Barbados – seven nights at the 3.5* Coconut Court Beach, from £729 per person, travelling on selected dates in May 2021. Includes World Traveller return flights from London Heathrow, 23kg luggage allowance and accommodation. Book by 11 October 2020.

Dusseldorf – two nights at the 5* Hilton Dusseldorf from £149pp, travelling 01 October 2020 – 31 October 2020. Includes Euro Traveller return flights from London Heathrow Airport, 23kg luggage allowance and accommodation. Book by 11 October 20.

Malta – seven nights at the 4* AX Seashells Resort at Suncrest from £199pp, travelling 01 March 2021 – 31 March 2021. Includes Euro Traveller return flights from London Heathrow Airport, 23kg luggage allowance and accommodation with breakfast. Book by 11 October 20.

Lanzarote – seven nights at the 4* Hotel Beatriz Costa & Spa from £339pp, travelling 01 January 2021 – 31 January 2021. Includes Euro Traveller return flights from London Heathrow Airport, 23kg luggage allowance and accommodation with breakfast. Book by 11 October 20.

Vienna – two nights at the 4* Leonardo Hotel Vienna from £149pp, travelling 01 January 2021 – 31 January 2021. Includes Euro Traveller return flights from London Heathrow Airport, 23kg luggage allowance and accommodation. Book by 11 October 20.

Seychelles – seven nights at the 4* Coco de Mer Hotel & Black Parrot Suites, from £1,349 per person, travelling on selected dates in November 2020. Includes World Traveller return flights from London Heathrow, 23kg luggage allowance and accommodation with breakfast. Book by 11 October 2020.

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