British Airways has announced a number of changes to its Spanish and Italian networks, including a few switches between Heathrow and Gatwick.
Here are the changes:
Almeria – moves from Heathrow to Gatwick from 1st April
Bilbao – moves from Heathrow to Gatwick from 1st April
Valencia – moves from Gatwick to Heathrow from 31st March
The following services are being dropped from 31st March ……:
- London Gatwick – Barcelona
- London Gatwick – Pisa
- London Heathrow – Mahon
…. but are being offset by increased frequencies at the other London airport, with additional seats now available for cash or Avios:
- London Gatwick – Mahon, increasing from 5 to 6 weekly from 22nd May
- London Heathrow – Barcelona, increasing from 7 to 9 daily from 31st March
- London Heathrow – Pisa, increasing from 14 to 17 weekly from 31st March
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (January 2022)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios points from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses.
There are special sign-up bonuses on both of the BA American Express cards until 28th February 2022. The bonus on the free card is doubled to 10,000 Avios and the bonus on the Premium Plus card is increased from 25,000 Avios to a huge 40,000 Avios.
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
Run your own business?
We recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card, along with a sign-up bonus worth 30,000 Avios.
30,000 Avios is a special offer which runs to 4th February 2022.
You should also consider the British Airways Accelerating Business credit card. This is open to sole traders as well as limited companies and has a 45,000 Avios sign-up bonus.
45,000 Avios is a special offer which runs to 28th February 2022.
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
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