Virgin Atlantic announce a new service from London Heathrow
- 11 February 2019
Tell your friends its Tel Aviv!
We have some very exciting news to share with you. Virgin Atlantic have announced a new service to Tel Aviv, Israel from London Heathrow.
Flights will be on sale from 25 February 2019 with the first flight taking place on 25 September 2019.
The five-hour flight will operate on an Airbus A330-300 aircraft with all classes on offer: Upper Class, Premium, Economy Light, Economy Classic and Economy Delight.
This new service will offer seamless connections and a consistent long haul onboard experience for customers connecting from Tel Aviv seamlessly via London Heathrow to destinations throughout North America across both the Virgin Atlantic and Delta networks.
In addition to flying customers, Virgin Atlantic will offer a fast cargo service from Tel Aviv for goods such as fresh produce and high tech products. A great opportunity for Virgin Atlantic considering Israel’s business and consumer markets and significant economic growth.
Tel Aviv boasts beautiful beaches, a buzzing artistic and nightlife scene, incredible food and plenty of history. A whole world of possibilities for passengers to discover.
In addition to this news. Virgin Atlantic will welcome the first four of 12 Airbus A350-1000 to its fleet in 2019, which will be a redesigned onboard experience and will make their fleet into one of the most fuel efficient in the sky.
The airline also looks forward to becoming the founding member of a new, $13 billion transatlantic joint venture with over 300 daily transatlantic flights and 96 non-stop destinations, alongside Delta, Air France and KLM. As well as launching new services from London Heathrow to Las Vegas and Manchester to Los Angeles.