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March 29, 2018 Airfare Deals No Comments Email Email

British Airways’ ever popular complimentary one-way upgrade to First is back.  The limited-time offer is available on bookings from now until April 12, 2018 and is valid for travel on flights departing Sydney from May 01, 2018 until July 31, 2018. have the opportunity to enjoy a one-way upgrade to First for free when they book return Club World business class flights to London from AUD$7,717* on

Customers taking advantage of this offer will enjoy the unprecedented comfort that First has to offer including the privacy of their own suite with a fully flat bed, refined menus and the most attentive service. Customers in First will also be entitled to a complimentary chauffeur service to or from Sydney International Airport.

All premium customers arriving at British Airways’ award-winning home at London Heathrow Terminal 5 can enjoy the facilities at the Arrivals lounge, which includes showers, breakfast and complimentary Elemis Spa Treatments. Customers in First can enjoy champagne at the exclusive Galleries First lounge and the recently-revamped Concorde Room prior to their departure.

Nicole Backo, British Airways’ regional general manager, South West Pacific, said “We are thrilled to welcome back this incredible promotion which has proved to be extremely popular with our Club World business class customers.  Customers who book return business class tickets, can enjoy a one-way upgrade to First for free, allowing them to experience the luxury of First on either their outbound or their return flight to London.

“This promotion is a ticket to the exceptional comfort and impeccable service of our First class cabin. It is simply the finest way to travel. Such offers are always extremely popular, so we encourage customers to book now to secure a seat,” said Backo.

On board, customers can dine in British Airways’ exclusive First class restaurant in the sky, with a full ‘a la carte’ menu, designed by leading chefs from around the world, offering the finest of wines and champagne. Customers can also enjoy a carefully selected collection of wellbeing essentials, a pair of wonderfully soft cotton pyjamas and sink into a quilted mattress for a great night’s sleep.

  • Return flights in Club World business class from Sydney to the UK and Europe – The complimentary upgrade on flights to London is valid on either the outbound or return journey and is valid for travel from May 01, 2018 until July 31, 2018. Return Club World fares start from AUD$7,717.*

British Airways is investing £4.5 billion for its customers over the next five years, covering the installation of the best quality Wi-Fi and power in every seat, fitting 128 long-haul aircraft with new interiors and taking delivery of 72 new aircraft.

The airline is also investing £600 million specifically in Club World, business class, including outstanding catering and the introduction of The White Company’s luxurious bedding on the London to Sydney route later this year, and a new seat with direct aisle access from 2019. This year, British Airways has launched a new service to the Seychelles and will start services to many other destinations, including Nashville from May.

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