Virgin Atlantic has confirmed that it will restart flights to India next month.
Flights to Delhi will resume on 1st September. There will be three flights per week using a Boeing 787-9.
Flights to Mumbai will resume on 16th September. There will be four flights per week, also using a Boeing 787-9.
All Virgin Atlantic flights are currently operating from Heathrow Terminal 2. As we covered recently, the airline has just started using the Plaza Premium lounge for its status and Upper Class passengers.
How to earn Virgin Points from UK credit cards (October 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Virgin Points from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses.
You can choose from two official Virgin Atlantic credit cards (apply here, one has a bonus of 15,000 points):
You can also earn Virgin Points from various American Express cards – and these have sign-up bonuses too.
American Express Preferred Rewards Gold is FREE for a year and comes with 30,000 Membership Rewards points, which convert into 30,000 Virgin Points:
Until 2nd November 2021, there is a special offer on The Platinum Card from American Express.
You will receive a sign-up bonus of 60,000 Amex points which converts into 60,000 Virgin Points.
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