Whilst British Airways has been running a limited service from London City Airport for the last few weeks, primarily on ‘Summer sun’ and domestic routes, it was intended to restart the bulk of the business routes next week.
BA has now decided to push back the majority of routes into late September or even October. Here are the current ‘first flight’ dates:
- Amsterdam: 5th October
- Berlin: 7th September
- Dusseldorf: 21st September
- Frankfurt: 7th September
- Milan Linate: 25th October
- Munich: 25th October
- Prague: 5th October
- Rome Fiumicino: 5th October
- Rotterdam: 5th October
- Zurich: 7th September
All date are, of course, subject to change.
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (March 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses.
Until 9th April 2021, American Express is running the biggest sign-up bonuses ever seen on a UK payment card.
You will earn 100,000 Membership Rewards points on American Express Business Platinum (apply here) and 50,000 Membership Rewards points on American Express Business Gold (apply here) which is FREE for your first year. Points transfer 1:1 into Avios. Here are links to our reviews:
Here are your other options. There are two official British Airways American Express cards:
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
If you have a small business, we especially recommend Capital On Cap’s Visa card which comes with a generous bonus worth 10,500 Avios:
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