Virgin Atlantic adds more US routes as borders reopen


The magic of Orlando and the intense lights of Las Vegas at the moment are one step nearer, as Virgin Atlantic has confirmed each companies will resume operations on the November eighth, the identical day that the US borders reopen.

Connections between the Big Apple and the north of England are additionally receiving a lift, with flights between Manchester Airport and New York additionally resuming.

Following the welcome information that transatlantic journey can resume for totally vaccinated guests, Virgin Atlantic is eager to make sure its prospects can take to the skies rapidly and is providing prospects the earliest attainable alternative to reconnect with family members or take that a lot anticipated vacation.

Services to Orlando will depart every day from each London Heathrow and Manchester.

The route is at the moment essentially the most booked throughout Virgin Atlantic’s international portfolio, reaffirming the pent-up demand for households and thrill seekers to benefit from the magic of Florida’s high vacation spot. 

To meet with the elevated demand, the airline will deploy the most recent, largest airplane in its fleet, the Airbus A350-100 from the November 8-14 on its Heathrow to Orlando route.

Las Vegas flights will function every day from London Heathrow on the airline’s Boeing 787-900, with every day companies from Manchester to New York resuming on an Airbus A330.

Juha Jarvinen, chief industrial officer at Virgin Atlantic, commented: “Our prospects are prepared to start their US adventures, whether or not it’s to benefit from the magic of Orlando or to celebration the evening away in Las Vegas, due to this fact it’s solely proper that we provide them the chance to fly as quickly as we are able to. 

“I’m delighted that our Orlando and Las Vegas companies will start on November eighth, the identical day transatlantic journey reopens.

“We can’t wait to transport customers to our favourite destinations in the US safely once more.”



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