British Airways Offers Direct Flights to Austin, Texas

british airwaysBritish Airways reports it will be the only airline to offer direct flights from London to Austin, Texas, starting in 2014. Starting in early March 2014 with five flights a week before moving to daily flights on May 5, the airline's new Boeing 787 Dreamliner with its three-cabin layout, will serve the route to the Texan capital. 

Austin is now featured in the British Airways sale, which runs until September 24, with prices starting from £3,609 in Club World (business class), £891 return in World Traveller Plus (premium economy) and £511 return in World Traveller (economy).

Lynne Embleton, British Airways’ director of strategy, said: “The addition of the Airbus A380s and Boeing 787 Dreamliners to our fleet enables us to start new routes and increase services to a number of our destinations.”

Austin will be the airline's third route to Texas, after Houston and Dallas.



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