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16954 flights tracked

105 flights delayed by >3 hours

16 flights cancelled

British Airways is the third largest British airline (IATA code: BA). British Airways belongs to International Airlines Group. In terms of the quantity of passengers transported by British Airways, it is additionally the third largest airline company within Europe. The airline is a member of Oneworld. The hub of the airline can be found at London Heathrow Airport. British Airways’ subsidiary airlines include BA CityFlyer. The company owns 277 fleets and flies to 183 destinations.

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Flight irregularity

Flight # From To Expected Arrival Actual Arrival
AA6710 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
QR5986 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
KQ4096 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
JL7131 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
QF3568 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
IB7566 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
BA1420 London Heathrow Airport
Landing George Best Belfast City Airport
EXPECTED 30.01.2023 18:35:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 21:40:00
Delayed
BA181 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Newark Liberty International Airport
EXPECTED 29.01.2023 22:00:00
ACTUAL 30.01.2023 01:04:00
Delayed
BA895 Keflavik International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 27.01.2023 15:45:00
ACTUAL 27.01.2023 19:28:00
Delayed
BA894 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Keflavik International Airport
EXPECTED 27.01.2023 11:30:00
ACTUAL 27.01.2023 15:29:00
Delayed
AA6487 Dubai International
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 26.01.2023 17:40:00
ACTUAL 27.01.2023 07:33:00
Delayed
BA108 Dubai International
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 26.01.2023 17:25:00
ACTUAL 27.01.2023 07:33:00
Delayed
IB7348 Dubai International
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 26.01.2023 17:40:00
ACTUAL 27.01.2023 07:33:00
Delayed
BA207 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Miami International Airport
EXPECTED 25.01.2023 14:35:00
ACTUAL 25.01.2023 19:58:00
Delayed
BA249 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Galeao-Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport
EXPECTED 25.01.2023 20:05:00
ACTUAL 26.01.2023 00:12:00
Delayed
BA206 Miami International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 26.01.2023 06:25:00
ACTUAL 26.01.2023 11:33:00
Delayed
BA7 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Tokyo International Airport
EXPECTED 26.01.2023 07:35:00
ACTUAL 26.01.2023 11:51:00
Delayed
BA0988 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Berlin Brandenburg Airport
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 21:45:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA123 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Doha International Airport
EXPECTED 25.01.2023 00:45:00
ACTUAL 25.01.2023 04:39:00
Delayed
BA751 EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 07:45:00
ACTUAL 24.01.2023 11:14:00
Delayed
BA499 Humberto Delgado Lissabon
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 10:00:00
ACTUAL 24.01.2023 13:25:00
Delayed
BA249 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Galeao-Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 20:05:00
ACTUAL 24.01.2023 23:10:00
Delayed
BA119 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Bengaluru International Airport
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 04:55:00
ACTUAL 24.01.2023 10:29:00
Delayed
BA281 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Los Angeles International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 15:55:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 19:11:00
Delayed
BA578 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Marco Polo Venice Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 12:10:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 15:23:00
Delayed
BA2597 Verona Airport
Landing London Gatwick Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 12:25:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 20:02:00
Delayed
BA1305 Aberdeen Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 10:55:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA275 London Heathrow Airport
Landing McCarran International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 18:50:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 22:00:00
Delayed
BA107 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Dubai International
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 23:45:00
ACTUAL 24.01.2023 03:42:00
Delayed
BA559 Fiumicino
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 19:00:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 22:17:00
Delayed
BA283 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Los Angeles International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 13:20:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 17:32:00
Delayed
BA0937 Düsseldorf International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 11:00:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA1313 Aberdeen Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 18:20:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA0917 Stuttgart Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 11:30:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA157 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Kuwait International
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 07:30:00
ACTUAL 25.01.2023 02:01:00
Delayed
BA560 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Fiumicino
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 16:20:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 20:05:00
Delayed
BA0986 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Berlin Brandenburg Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 18:55:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA306 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 11:00:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 14:55:00
Delayed
BA0910 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Frankfurt am Main Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 18:10:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA282 Los Angeles International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 24.01.2023 10:00:00
ACTUAL 24.01.2023 13:40:00
Delayed
BA0966 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Helmut Schmidt Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 17:50:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA309 Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 12:10:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 16:05:00
Delayed
BA986 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Berlin Brandenburg Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 19:00:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 22:30:00
Delayed
BA847 Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 14:40:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 18:21:00
Delayed
BA207 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Miami International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 14:35:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 19:02:00
Delayed
BA850 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 18:50:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 22:07:00
Delayed
BA894 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Keflavik International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 11:30:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 17:04:00
Delayed
BA0972 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Helmut Schmidt Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 22:15:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA413 Malaga Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 20:40:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 23:40:00
Delayed
BA159 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Hamilton Bermuda International
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 18:10:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 21:09:00
Delayed
BA206 Miami International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 06:30:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 10:30:00
Delayed
BA263 London Heathrow Airport
Landing King Khalid International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 22:50:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 02:04:00
Delayed
BA364 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 22:50:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 01:55:00
Delayed
BA393 Brussels National Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 12:10:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 13:50:00
Delayed
BA243 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Mexico City International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 18:45:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 22:30:00
Delayed
BA851 Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 21:20:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 12:07:00
Delayed
BA552 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Fiumicino
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 13:40:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 16:57:00
Delayed
BA1446 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Edinburgh Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 17:05:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 20:27:00
Delayed
BA583 Marco Polo Venice Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 18:20:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 23:43:00
Delayed
BA7 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Tokyo International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 07:35:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 11:24:00
Delayed
BA925 Nürnberg Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 13:55:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 17:25:00
Delayed
BA0960 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Franz Josef Strauss Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 19:35:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA429 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 10:40:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 14:40:00
Delayed
BA987 Berlin Brandenburg Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 20:40:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 23:52:00
Delayed
BA277 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 05:20:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 08:21:00
Delayed
BA463 Madrid Barajas International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 20:20:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 12:09:00
Delayed
BA402 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Brussels National Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 15:30:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 20:41:00
Delayed
BA895 Keflavik International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 16:00:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 23:54:00
Delayed
BA403 Brussels National Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 16:40:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 21:58:00
Delayed
BA279 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 15:55:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 19:16:00
Delayed
BA257 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Indira Gandhi International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 08:45:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 13:35:00
Delayed
BA483 Barcelona International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 21:10:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 12:13:00
Delayed
BA1440 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Edinburgh Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 13:00:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 18:33:00
Delayed
BA1449 Edinburgh Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 15:20:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 20:47:00
Delayed
BA400 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Cairo International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 22:50:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 01:58:00
Delayed
BA1498 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Glasgow International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 10:55:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 14:45:00
Delayed
BA856 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Prague Ruzyne International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 17:45:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 21:29:00
Delayed
BA428 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 09:15:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 13:34:00
Delayed
BA0932 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Düsseldorf International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 19:45:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA857 Prague Ruzyne International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 19:45:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 23:34:00
Delayed
BA369 Marseille Provence Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 19:15:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA35 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Chennai International Airport
EXPECTED 23.01.2023 05:31:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 08:43:00
Delayed
BA585 Malpensa International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 18:55:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 22:03:00
Delayed
BA582 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Marco Polo Venice Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 16:20:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 21:45:00
Delayed
BA1447 Edinburgh Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 19:30:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 22:58:00
Delayed
BA352 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Cote d'Azur Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 22:40:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 02:24:00
Delayed
BA545 Aeroporto G. Marconi di Bologna
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 20:55:00
ACTUAL 23.01.2023 12:01:00
Delayed
BA662 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Larnaca International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 18:30:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 23:03:00
Delayed
BA0916 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Frankfurt am Main Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 22:30:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA143 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Indira Gandhi International Airport
EXPECTED 22.01.2023 01:15:00
ACTUAL 22.01.2023 04:47:00
Delayed
BA1371 Manchester International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 19.01.2023 07:05:00
ACTUAL 19.01.2023 11:30:00
Delayed
BA891 Sofia Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 19.01.2023 15:35:00
ACTUAL 19.01.2023 18:58:00
Delayed
BA00012 Singapore Changi International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 20.01.2023 05:35:00
ACTUAL 20.01.2023 08:47:00
Delayed
BA246 Guarulhos International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 19.01.2023 06:55:00
ACTUAL 19.01.2023 17:21:00
Delayed
BA1442 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Edinburgh Airport
EXPECTED 18.01.2023 10:10:00
ACTUAL 18.01.2023 14:00:00
Delayed
BA1445 Edinburgh Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 18.01.2023 12:55:00
ACTUAL 18.01.2023 16:20:00
Delayed
BA297 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Chicago O'Hare International Airport
EXPECTED 17.01.2023 18:20:00
ACTUAL 18.01.2023 00:27:00
Delayed
BA269 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Los Angeles International Airport
EXPECTED 17.01.2023 19:05:00
ACTUAL 17.01.2023 23:03:00
Delayed
BA268 Los Angeles International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 18.01.2023 15:40:00
ACTUAL 18.01.2023 19:09:00
Delayed
BA295 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Chicago O'Hare International Airport
EXPECTED 16.01.2023 14:15:00
ACTUAL 16.01.2023 17:27:00
Delayed
BA0991 Berlin Brandenburg Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 16.01.2023 12:10:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA991 Berlin Brandenburg Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 16.01.2023 12:10:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA246 Guarulhos International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 16.01.2023 06:55:00
ACTUAL 16.01.2023 10:11:00
Delayed
BA2167 London Gatwick Airport
Landing Tampa International Airport
EXPECTED 14.01.2023 17:25:00
ACTUAL 14.01.2023 21:41:00
Delayed
BA207 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Miami International Airport
EXPECTED 13.01.2023 14:35:00
ACTUAL 13.01.2023 17:31:00
Delayed
BA75 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Murtala Muhammed
EXPECTED 13.01.2023 17:45:00
ACTUAL 13.01.2023 21:43:00
Delayed
BA981 Berlin Brandenburg Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 12.01.2023 07:30:00
ACTUAL 12.01.2023 11:23:00
Delayed
BA2273 London Gatwick Airport
Landing John F. Kennedy International Airport
EXPECTED 11.01.2023 18:10:00
ACTUAL 11.01.2023 21:23:00
Delayed
BA994 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Berlin Brandenburg Airport
EXPECTED 11.01.2023 16:50:00
ACTUAL 11.01.2023 20:03:00
Delayed
BA207 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Miami International Airport
EXPECTED 10.01.2023 14:35:00
ACTUAL 10.01.2023 17:39:00
Delayed
BA206 Miami International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 11.01.2023 06:30:00
ACTUAL 11.01.2023 09:34:00
Delayed
BA2032 Doha International Airport
Landing London Gatwick Airport
EXPECTED 08.01.2023 05:45:00
ACTUAL 08.01.2023 09:04:00
Delayed
BA2256
Landing V. C. Bird International Airport
EXPECTED 07.01.2023 18:05:00
ACTUAL 08.01.2023 00:47:00
Delayed
BA192 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 08.01.2023 09:50:00
ACTUAL 08.01.2023 12:50:00
Delayed
BA134 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 05.01.2023 13:30:00
ACTUAL 05.01.2023 17:01:00
Delayed
EI936 George Best Belfast City Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 03.01.2023 18:50:00
ACTUAL Cancelled
Cancelled
BA2380 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
Landing Midland International Airport
EXPECTED 02.01.2023 19:55:00
ACTUAL 03.01.2023 12:20:00
Delayed
BA963 Helmut Schmidt Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 31.12.2022 07:25:00
ACTUAL 31.12.2022 14:04:00
Delayed
BA164 Ben Gurion International Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 31.12.2022 19:45:00
ACTUAL 31.12.2022 23:24:00
Delayed
BA165 London Heathrow Airport
Landing Ben Gurion International Airport
EXPECTED 31.12.2022 14:35:00
ACTUAL 31.12.2022 17:51:00
Delayed
BA0963 Helmut Schmidt Airport
Landing London Heathrow Airport
EXPECTED 31.12.2022 07:25:00
ACTUAL 31.12.2022 14:10:00
Delayed

British Airways' frequent flyer programme is Executive Club. Follow the guidelines in the link in order to register for the programme. Here are the contact details for British Airways Service Centre.

British Airways check-in

You can check into British Airways flights online, on your mobile phone, or at the airport either by using a check-in machine or right at the check-in desk.
Passengers who need specific on-board services, or who are travelling with pets, are required to check in at the airline counter in the airport you are departing from.

Find more about how to check in with British Airways here.

BA online check-in

Passengers can check in online from 24 hours ahead of the departure, choose a seat and print out their boarding pass or get it on their mobile phone (first ensure mobile check-in is possible in the airport you are departing from). Online check-in for British Airways is possible here.

British Airways online check-in with mobile

Checking-in and downloading the boarding pass to your mobile phone is easy, efficient, and enables you to plan for your flight irrespective of where you happen to be. From 24 hours prior to departure, you can check in, book your seat, and get your boarding pass on your mobile phone. Before your flight, be sure to check that mobile check-in is available in the airport of departure.

In case there are any issues with your mobile boarding pass, you are able to get a regular paper boarding pass from a check-in machine (if available in the departure airport) or from the airline check-in counter at the airport. In the event you are experiencing problems with your phone, or have accidentally deleted your boarding pass, the above additionally applies.

BA flight check-in machines

These are the screens you are able to use to check in at the airport. Not all airports have self-check-in machines, so make sure that the airport you are departing from does ahead of your journey. Most types of check-in machines enable you to check in with either your passport or your last name and booking reference, which you will find on your booking confirmation.

British Airways check-in deadlines

Check-in deadlines are essential in order to ensure on-time departure for flights. Whichever way you opt to check in, verify you have your boarding pass and that all necessary baggage is checked prior to the deadline.

For further details regarding check-in deadlines for British Airways, please follow the link.

BA baggage allowance

Discover additional details with regards to British Airways' baggage policy here.

British Airways carry-on baggage

The class of your flight ticket influences the amount of carry-on baggage items you are allowed on a British Airways flight.

Carry-on baggage has to comply with airline regulations.

It is necessary to check your carry-on baggage at a British Airways counter or, if available at the departure airport, by using a self-service bag drop service, when it falls outside the airline's regulations. It is important to note that you could be required to pay charges if it happens that you have to check this baggage.

Dimensions of carry-on baggage – max. 56 x 45 x 25 cm
Foldable garment bag dimensions – max. 55 x 35 x 25 cm

Economy Class – limited to 1 item of carry-on baggage up to 23 kg
Premium Economy Class – limited to 1 item of carry-on baggage up to 23 kg
Business Class – 1 carry-on baggage item, each up to 23 kg
First Class
– 1 item of carry-on baggage, each up to 23 kg

Additional detailed information about allowance for carry-on baggage is here.

British Airways checked baggage

The free baggage allowance is dependent on the travel class and the fare of the flight ticket.

Checked BA baggage allowance

Economy Class – 1 baggage item, up to 23 kg
Premium Economy Class
– 2 baggage items, up to 23 kg each
Business Class
– 2 baggage items, up to 32 kg each
First Class
– 2items of baggage, each up to 32 kg

BA Excess baggage

There are several points to note respecting excess and special baggage.
For more detailed information with regards to this, and flat fees, go here.

Baggage considered to be excess

Economy / Premium Economy Class – over 23 kg (maximum 32 kg)

British Airways baggage allowance: Sports luggage

Whichever sports baggage you are taking with you, you will find all the necessary information to prepare for your flight here.
There is limited room allotted for larger items, so you should reserve with the airline no less than 72 hours before the scheduled departure time.

More detailed information regarding sports baggage and equipment regulations can be found here.

British Airways baggage problems

When baggage gets damaged, or does not get to your destination, it can be due to several issues. The baggage handling area experiencing technical problems, bad weather, or the baggage tag coming off, can all lead to a variety of issues with your baggage.

For information on baggage compensation claims, or baggage tracing, follow this link.

British Airways claim for baggage issues

It is necessary to report damaged or delayed baggage at once, either to the British Airways baggage tracing counter or the British Airways service desk. Save all documents relating to your flight, most importantly your boarding pass and baggage claim tag.

Written confirmation is always necessary, as well as a reference number of your claim. Till baggage receipt, or your claim is settled, you must maintain these documents.

There is also the option to pursue a claim for lost or delayed baggage with MYFLYRIGHT, more information on this can be found here.

British Airways booking travel classes

The travel class determines the standard of service and accommodation aboard a plane. The number of classes provided varies by airline. There are 4 travel class types available with British Airways – Economy (Euro Traveller and World Traveller), Premium Economy (World Traveller Plus), Business (Club Europe, Club World, Club World London City), and First Class. Cabin classes are then also divided into invisible booking classes, which offer differing services. You will find more detailed information with respect to British Airways travel classes here.

British Airways Economy Class

This is the most affordable travel class of plane accommodation. On all flights with British Airways, you may opt to fly Economy Class.

Seats – 31-inch seat pitch
On-board entertainment – films, TV, digital newspapers, and magazines offered on long-haul flights
On-board meal – available on long-haul flights (World Traveller)

British Airways Premium Economy Class

This is a travel class between Economy Class and Business Class, which offers the passenger added services within comfortable surroundings while getting ready for the flight and while flying. You can find additional information respecting Premium Economy Class with British Airways here.

Passenger benefits

Seats – are wider, with greater recline, and more leg room compared to Economy Class
Baggage – 2 items of checked-in baggage up to 23 kg each
On-board extras – noise-cancelling headphones, amenity kit and complimentary bar service

British Airways Business Class

A class that offers the opportunity for passengers to travel in superior comfort. The calibre of seating, food and beverages, service while on the ground, as well as on-board perks, distinguish Business Class from other travel classes.

British Airways Business Class: Short & mid-haul

Passenger benefits

Priority check-in – passengers can use the priority check-in counter in the airport of departure
Additional baggage – 2 items of check-in baggage up to 32 kg each
Lounges – a choice of lounges at all major international airports
Seats – 76.2-inch seat pitch maximizes passengers' personal space and comfort on short-haul flights
On-board meal – exclusive menu composed of meals from the British Isles

You can discover more on short and medium-haul flights with British Airways Business Class here.

BA Business Class: Long-haul

Passenger benefits

Priority check-in – passengers can use the priority check-in counter in the airport of departure
Additional baggage – 2 items of carry-on baggage
Lounges – access to private lounges
Priority boarding – boarding the plane first
Seats – a spacious seat, which converts into a fully-flat bed as well as provides more privacy on board
On-board meal – long-haul menu combines local and international meals from the world’s top chefs
On-board entertainment – passengers can select from films, music, games, and ebooks with British Airways' inflight entertainment

Find out additional detailed information concerning British Airways Business Class for long-haul routes by following the link.

British Airways First Class

First Class is the highest class provided to the passengers. There is generally limited seating available, and passengers can experience the finest service, in a pleasant atmosphere, with added space and privacy.

British Airways First Class is offered on several long-haul airplanes including Airbus A380, Boeing 777, Boeing 787-9 and others.
Find out further detailed information with respect to British Airways First Class here.

Priority check-in – dedicated check-in desks and fast-track security at various airports
Seats – spacious premium cabin
On-board meal – fine meals served on exclusively designed crockery

British Airways lounges

You can experience four varieties of British Airways airport lounges – Galleries Club, Galleries First, Concorde Room, and Arrival Lounges.

Travelling with children on BA flights

Children aged two (2) and above need to have a separate seat booked.

According to the country, specific regulations may have to be met for minors (under-age children) who are entering or exiting the country, if they are travelling alone, or with an adult, regardless if that adult has parental authority or not.

Always check which documents are needed for flying before the flight, to ensure entry and exit is possible in a particular country.

Carrycots – possible to reserve for long-haul flights only, only for babies below 13 kg. Please note that booking must be made for carrycots in advance. A booking fee for the carrycot seat may be required.

Children’s menu – available on board for children aged 2-11 on long-haul flights. Booking in advance is required.

To find out more about flying with children, follow the link.

Travelling with pets on British Airways flights

Travelling with pets with British Airways is allowed. Requires contacting the airline in advance.

You can travel with pets, with an additional charge as additional carry-on baggage or for transport in the cargo hold area – this is, however, subject to the weight and scale of the animal, and also country and other airline rules.

You can find further information on flying with pets on British Airways here.

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