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SOLD OUT: British Airways selling 747 Club World return flights for £999 return

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Today, as you have probably heard as the well-oiled British Airways PR machine is operating at full effectiveness, the final two British Airways Boeing 747 aircraft left Heathrow for the last time.

We will have some photographs tomorrow. Media were not invited to the event, except for TV crews from the BBC and Sky, so we are reliant on BA’s feed. I do have this shot from my friend in Fulham as one went over his house though 🙂

British Airways £999 Club World business class deals

British Airways is selling 747 Club World seats for £999 return

To commemorate the event, British Airways is making 747 return Club World seats available for £999 each.

See here for details.

The airline is not being hugely helpful as to where you find them. The easiest way is probably to use the Low Fare Finder tool on the British Airways website here.

We know that participating destinations are:

“Atlanta, Austin, Nashville, Boston, Baltimore, Chicago, Charleston, Denver, Dallas, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, Ney York, Orlando, Portland, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Diego, Seattle, San Francisco, San Jose (California), Tampa, Washington, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Mexico City, Cancun, Islamabad, Lahore, Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Dubai, Muscat, Tel Aviv, Cape Town, Mauritius, Male, Seychelles”

£999 British Airways Club World fares
The Monarch Lounge on an early BOAC Boeing 747

Minimum stays are required. You won’t see the £999 fares unless you meet the following criteria:

a. Saturday night stay is required for travel in Club World from London to Atlanta, Austin, Nashville, Boston, Baltimore, Chicago, Charleston, Denver, Dallas, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, Ney York, Orlando, Portland, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Diego, Seattle, San Fransisco, San Jose (California), Tampa, Washington, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Mexico City, Cancun, Islamabad, Lahore, Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Cape Town, Mauritius, Male, Seychelles.
b. 3 night minimum stay is required for Dubai, Muscat, Tel Aviv”

In terms of dates:

selected outbound travel dates between 01 November 2020 and 31 March 2021. All travel must be complete by 31 March 2021.”

We only received this information from British Airways a few minutes ago (10.53am) so all of the seats should still be there.

Full details are on this page of ba.com.

Comments (109)

  • Andrew says:

    Finally they managed to flog all those 747 £999 seats! Only took most of the day. Sign of the times – a year ago they would have been gone in 20 minutes. And of course 90% will be turned into a voucher at some point next year. But that’s another three quarters of a million quid in the BA pot – not bad for a day’s work for marketing.

    • Jay says:

      It certainly didn’t take ‘most of the day’. This article came out, 30 mins later I was ticketed to Cape Town, an hour later there were no fares below £4k (I got INV-LHR-CPT-LHR-MAN for £710).

      Not all destinations on sale were the US, and some people hold passports that allow them in! Weird tone in your comment!

      • Harry T says:

        Damn, £710 is good! I managed £1100 from and back to NCL with car hire for the whole trip.

        • Harry T says:

          I also found my dates sold out very very quickly.

          • Polly says:

            Yes, missed our SEA J ones in March, as l was distracted by other issues at home. Gone when l tried an hour later. Now happy with a 241 F/J for 1/4 the avios needed to SEA. If we ever get there that is.
            Great sale for those who got tkts tho.
            Agree with you, and l mentioned it elsewhere. The cs agents l have dealt with the past few days couldn’t have been more helpful, whether UK or India based. More importantly knew what they were doing, and got everything sorted l phoned up about. Happy campers here.
            Now to hope that Malaysia opens up by Feb 1st. Did JER start for both itineraries. Should be interesting…know IVN works for you H.