Virgin Atlantic announces more flights from Manchester
- 25 February 2020
- Virgin Atlantic
For the first time, Virgin Atlantic will fly to India from Manchester, and coupled with their double daily service from Heathrow to Delhi and daily service from Heathrow to Mumbai, Virgin Atlantic will now offer over 600,000 seats per year between the UK and India.
- On 26th October, Virgin Atlantic will launch new flying from Manchester to Delhi. This new service will operate three times a week on an A330-200 aircraft. Operating on a Monday, Thursday and Saturday, the VS318 will depart Manchester at 16:40 landing the next morning in Delhi at 06:05, the return service, the VS319, will depart on a Tuesday, Friday and Sunday at 08:10 landing back at 12:10. Flights on sale from 3rd March 2020.
- From January 2021, Virgin Atlantic will now fly a Boeing 747 three times a week on a Monday, Thursday and Saturday from Manchester to Barbados. This service is in addition to daily flights from Gatwick and a seasonal flight from Heathrow in winter and will add an additional 13% capacity compared to Winter 2019.