British Airways’ popular complimentary one-way upgrade to First is back. This limited time offer is available for bookings until 5 October 2016 and is valid to travel on flights departing Sydney on or before 31 March 2017. Passengers have the opportunity to enjoy a free one-way upgrade to First when they book return Club World business class to Singapore and to the UK and Europe on

Each individual suite in the renowned First cabin features a bed that is 60 per cent wider, a personal wardrobe, world class dining options and an unprecedented level of comfort. Passengers in First will be entitled to a complimentary chauffeur service to or from Sydney International Airport. All premium passengers arriving at British Airways’ award winning home at London Heathrow Terminal 5 can enjoy the facilities at the Arrivals lounge, which include showers, breakfast and complimentary Elemis spa treatments. Passengers can also enjoy champagne at the exclusive Galleries Club lounges on their departure.


Nicole Backo, British Airways’ regional general manager, South West Pacific, said “We are very excited to welcome back this incredible promotion which allows customers who book a Club World business class return ticket to enjoy a one-way upgrade to First for free. For no additional cost, customers can enjoy the absolute luxurious experience in First on one sector on their next flight to London, Europe or Singapore. This promotion really is a ticket to exceptional comfort and impeccable service. Customers can dine in our exclusive first class restaurant in the sky, with a full ‘a la carte’ menu designed by leading chefs from around the world and only the finest of wines and champagne. They can enjoy a carefully selected collection of wellbeing essentials, a pair of wonderfully soft cotton pyjamas and sink into a quilted mattress and Egyptian cotton duvet for a dreamy night’s sleep. It really is the finest way to travel. Such offers are always extremely popular, so we encourage customers to book now to secure a seat.”

British Airways’ Executive Club and On Business members also have the added benefit of collecting triple Avios points through a promotion running from now until 11 December 2016.

British Airways has been flying to Australia for over 80 years and operates a daily service between Sydney and London Heathrow via Singapore. The airline operates from the award winning Terminal 5 at London Heathrow. The terminal is exclusive to British Airways’ and Iberia Airlines’ customers and is capable of handling 30 million customers a year. In March 2016, Terminal 5 was named by Skytrax as Best Airport Terminal for the fifth year running. London Heathrow also won the Best Airport Shopping award.

Sandra Tiltman

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: