Virgin Atlantic is a British airline, founded in 1984 and based in Crawley, England. London (Heathrow) and Manchester airports are the hubs. Virgin Atlantic's aircraft is composed by Airbus A330, A350 and Boeing 787. The airline is connecting the United Kingdom to many destinations across the world - Asia, Africa, Caribbean. They are especially offering direct flights between the United Kingdom and the United States. Nonstops flights are connecting London Heathrow and Manchester to several destinations in the United States from New York to Los Angeles.
When you book a flight with Virgin Atlantic, you can pick a seat in Economy class, Premium class and Upper class. The Economy class is divided into three cabin prices:
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On board, the airline tries to provide the best possible experience for all the passengers. They work with their caterers to provide sustainable meals. During the flight, you can use Virgin Atlantic's WiFi to stay connected. To entertain every passenger while flying, Virgin Atlantic provides a wide choice of movies, series and music.
The online check-in allows the passenger to save time at the airport. With Virgin Atlantic, online check-in opens 24 hours prior flight and closes 70 minutes before the flight. The check-in will allow you to upgrade your seat if you want, add an extra-baggage, change your seat and download your boarding pass. Be sure to check your baggage allowance while preparing it to avoid paying extra fees at the airport. Download eDreams' app to travel stress-free to the airport. You'll get notification regarding your flight from the check desk to the Terminal gate.
Passengers traveling with Virgin Atlantic are allowed to bring hand baggage on the flight. Economy and Premium can bring one item that weighs 22lb (10kg) maximum per person. Upper-class passengers can carry up to two items that combine weigh a maximum of 35lb (16kg), the maximum weight for one item is 26 lb (12kg). On Virgin Atlantic flights, one piece of luggage of 13lb (6kg) is allowed per child under two years old. Above 2, they have the same baggage allowance as adults. Parents can bring a stroller as long as it's fully collapsable. Please be sure to check the airport policies regarding hand luggage to avoid troubles at the security.
Virgin Atlantic's passengers have different baggage allowance depending on the class they choose. Economy class passengers, it will also depend on the service chosen. With Virgin Atlantic Economy Light tickets, passengers only have hand luggage, a piece of checked baggage can be added while checking in. Economy Classic and Delight passengers are allowed to carry one piece of luggage with a maximum weight of 50lb (23kg) and a maximum size of 35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins (90 x 75 x 43cm). Premium Class passengers can carry two pieces of luggage. Each item must respect the above weight and size limitations. Upper-class passengers can have two pieces of checked luggage. Each must weigh up to 70lb (32kg) and have a maximum size of 35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins (90 x 75 x 43cm).
Great company and great service
Very nice craft, all seats equipped with multimedia devices, chargers etc. The team was very kind and helpful . Very good experience!