|Departure||Arrival||Departure time||Arriving time||Plane|
|Delhi||London heathrow||0150||0645 (+1)||B787-9|
|Bombay||London heathrow||0155||0705 (+1)||B777|
|London heathrow||Bengaluru||1415||0445 (+1)||A350|
|London heathrow||Hyderabad||1540||0545 (+1)||B787-9|
British Airways will ensure passenger safety through a series of measures. Prior to travel, customers will receive information about changes at their airport, on-board experience, and advice on how to prepare for travel.
Passengers should check-in online, upload their boarding pass and, where possible, scan it themselves at the boarding gate, observe social distances and use automated contactless features in the lounges of the airline, such as the new online catering service, among others. . More details on security measures can be viewed here.
Moran Birger, Sales Manager, Asia Pacific & Middle East, British Airways said: “After months of uncertainty caused by the global lockdown, we are delighted to be able to once again provide a direct flight between India and the United Kingdom.
“We know that many of our customers in India were waiting to be reunited with their friends and family. We look forward to welcoming them back on board. ”
Jan Thompson, UK Acting High Commissioner to India, said: “I am delighted to see British Airways once again operate direct flights between our countries. This will be good news for the many UK students, professionals and travelers who need to return to the UK.
“We are grateful to the Indian government for allowing UK carriers to reestablish the route, and we look forward to seeing more flights soon.”
In accordance with the directives of the Ministry of the Interior, persons will only be allowed to travel if:
- They are citizens of the country where they are flying.
- They have a green card, OCI card for permanent resident status or any other special status in that country.
- They are stranded in nearby neighboring countries and allowed to exit through India.
- This is an Indian national traveling to the UK who holds any type of visa from any country (other than a tourist visa) with a minimum validity of one month.