Where is British Airways flying to in Europe in July?
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Where is British Airways currently flying to in the UK and Europe?
British Airways has been tweaking its short haul network now that there is a little more clarity about which countries do not need a 14-day quarantine when you return to the UK.
Routes Online has just published this week’s schedule. The following routes will form the core of BA’s short haul flying program going forward. Expect to see more destinations and frequencies added in the coming weeks.
British Airways short haul services for July
All British Airways short haul flights currently depart from London Heathrow Terminal 5.
The only exception as of today is the Loganair-operated Isle of Man service from London City Airport, although additional London City routes are on the way in the coming days.
For clarity, this is the schedule for this week, so expect changes – hopefully of the positive nature – as July goes on.
Aberdeen – 11 weekly
Alicante – 4 weekly
Amsterdam – 14 weekly
Athens – 5 weekly
Barcelona – 16 weekly
Belfast City – 9 weekly
Berlin Tegel – 12 weekly
Bologna – 6 weekly
Chania – 1 weekly
Copenhagen – 8 weekly
Corfu – 2 weekly
Dublin – 6 weekly
Edinburgh – 14 weekly
Faro – 8 weekly
Geneva – 9 weekly
Gibraltar – 4 weekly
Glasgow – 14 weekly
Gothenburg – 1 weekly
Ibiza – 6 weekly
Jersey – 7 weekly
Krakow – 1 weekly
Larnaca – 2 weekly
Lisbon – 12 weekly
Madrid – 12 weekly
Malaga – 10 weekly
Manchester – 4 weekly
Marseille – 4 weekly
Milan Malpensa – 13 weekly
Munich – 3 weekly
Mykonos – 2 weekly
Nice – 12 weekly
Oslo – 2 weekly
Palermo – 3 weekly
Palma Mallorca – 9 weekly
Paris CDG – 12 weekly
Pisa – 5 weekly
Preveza – 1 weekly
Prishtina – 1 weekly
Rome – 12 weekly
Split – 2 weekly
Stockholm – 7 weekly
Thira – 2 weekly
Tirana – 1 weekly
Toulouse – 3 weekly
Valencia – 3 weekly
Venice – 2 weekly
Warsaw – 1 weekly
Zagreb – 2 weekly
Zakynthos – 1 weekly
Zurich – 1 weekly
You can book on the British Airways website here. Remember to check the quarantine measures in place at your destination before you book.
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (April 2023)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios points from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
In February 2022, Barclaycard launched two exciting new Barclaycard Avios Mastercard cards with a bonus of up to 25,000 Avios. You can apply here.
You qualify for the bonus on these cards even if you have a British Airways American Express card:
Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard
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There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses:
British Airways American Express Premium Plus
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British Airways American Express
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You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points.
American Express Preferred Rewards Gold
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The Platinum Card from American Express
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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 10,500 Avios.
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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 30,000 Avios sign-up bonus.
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There are also generous bonuses on the two American Express Business cards, with the points converting at 1:1 into Avios. These cards are open to sole traders as well as limited companies.
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Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.