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Time:2014-02-07
China, January 22, 2014 – British Airways today announced its 2014 year-round fares in China across all cabins, including First class, Club World business class, World Traveller Plus premium economy class and World Traveller economy class.

These special fares, which go live from today, offer customers great value for money, with return flights to the UK and Europe starting from as low as RMB3,100. The fares are available for booking until December 31, 2014, allowing customers to plan in advance for all major travel holidays in China, such as Spring Festival, Labour Day and National Day.

Return fares from Chengdu to the UK or Europe starting from:
World Traveller economy class          RMB 3,100
World Traveller Plus premium economy class   RMB 8,600
Club World business class           RMB 20,800*
First class                   RMB 67,610

Return fares from Shanghai to the UK or Europe starting from:
World Traveller economy class          RMB 3,300
World Traveller Plus premium economy class   RMB 9,300
Club World business class            RMB 22,800*
First class                   RMB 67,640

Return fares from Beijing to the UK or Europe starting from:
World Traveller economy class          RMB 4,050
World Traveller Plus premium economy class    RMB 9,610
Club World business class            RMB 24,800*
First class                    RMB 67,640

*Customers looking to enjoy year-round fares in Club World business class must book 28 days prior to departure.


“This year the number of Chinese travellers visiting the UK is expected to grow, further strengthening economic, trading and cultural ties between the two regions. Whether you’re travelling for leisure, business or to study, our great value fares enable all of our customers to enjoy world-class service between China and the UK and beyond,” said Tracy Dedman, British Airways regional general manager, Greater China and the Philippines.

In recent months, British Airways has been investing heavily in order to enhance its offering for Chinese travellers and to meet demand for travel to the UK. Currently it offers daily services from Beijing and Shanghai, as well as a thrice-weekly service from Chengdu which started in September. Recently the company announced that it will deploy the state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the Chengdu route and increase flight frequency from three to five per week starting from May 5, 2014. This follows an increase in frequency on the Beijing route in November 2013 from six-times-a-week to daily.

As shopping and sight-seeing top travellers’ to-do-lists when visiting the UK, British Always also provides its customers with a range of exclusive discounts and offers at a number of the UK’s best-known shopping destinations, including Amanda Wakeley, Bicester Village, Burlington Arcade, The Conran Shop, Hawes & Curtis, JOY, Liberty, McArthur Glen and Westfield Shopping Centres. The exclusive tourist discounts are also available for visiting The Royal Yacht Britannia, Cardiff Castle and Glengoyne Distillery*. More information about the discount offers is available on ba.com.

Customers are encouraged to book early at ba.com or through a travel agent.

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Notes to editors
Terms and conditions for British Airways’ 2014 year-round fares
•Offer must be booked by December 31, 2014 and is available for outbound travel from Beijing, Shanghai or Chengdu before December 31, 2014.
•Customers looking to enjoy the year-round fares in Club World business class must book 28 days prior to departure.
•Fares do not include taxes and other surcharges.
•Tickets must be issued in China.
•Limited seats available.
•UK destinations: London, Aberdeen, Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, Newcastle or Jersey.
•European destinations: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden or Switzerland.
•High season surcharge applies.
•Date changes permitted at CNY1,200, except for the outbound journey. A fare difference and change fee can be paid to make date changes on the outbound journey.
•Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions or discounts.
•Offer subject to government approval.
•Other terms and conditions apply.
*The discount offers from the UK's shopping and sight-seeing destinations for British Airways' customers are valid until March 31, 2014. Please visit ba.com for more information about the latest offers.

About British Airways
British Airways has a worldwide route network that covers more than 150 destinations in 75 countries.

In more than 90 years, the airline has carried more than 1.2 billion customers on its extensive network, and is recognised as one of the world’s elite carriers. It is one of the world's largest international airlines carrying approximately 36 million customers around the world every year.

British Airways has been flying to China for over 30 years. Now it offers daily flights from Beijing and Shanghai to London, and thrice-weekly direct flight service from Chengdu to London. Now travellers can also book flights on ba.com to travel to the UK and Europe from Chongqing, Changsha, Fuzhou, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Nanjing, Sanya, Wuhan, Guangzhou and Xiamen via Beijing or Shanghai on Air China, China Eastern Airlines or Hainan Airlines or via Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific or Dragonair.

The airline operates from the state-of-the-art Terminal 5 at London Heathrow, which is exclusive to British Airways’ and Iberia Airlines’ customers and is capable of handling 30 million customers a year. In May 2013, Terminal 5 was named by Skytrax as the World’s Best Airport Terminal for the second year running, based on surveys of 12 million frequent travellers. T5 also won the World’s Best Airport Shopping award.

In September 2013, British Airways was awarded the Best Airline, Best Short-Haul Airline, Best Business Class and Best Frequent Flyer Programme by Business Traveller following a survey of the magazine’s readers in the UK.

For further information on British Airways, please visit ba.com.

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