News

BA to Commence London Gatwick – Sri Lanka Service

BA to Commence London Gatwick – Sri Lanka Service

British Airways is to launch a three-times-a-week service from London Gatwick to Sri Lanka’s capital city of Colombo on 31st March 2013, operating a B777 with three cabins including Club World with fully flat beds. The flights will operate via Male in the Maldives and passengers will travel through BA’s dedicated check-in area at Gatwick North Terminal.

British Airways

Silla Maizey, BA’s Managing Director Gatwick, said: “This is such an exciting new route for us. Sri Lanka has so much to offer visitors from beach, spa or adventure holidays, to cultural, wildlife and nature breaks.”

Until 25th September, return flights start from £595 in World Traveller, £1,316 in World Traveller Plus and £2,244 in Club World.

For travel between 1st May and 30th June 2013, seven nights at the 4-star Eden Resort & Spa costs from £779pps and at the 5-star Saman Villas from £1,179pps, including return flights and accommodation with breakfast.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 50 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 40 years.

More in News

Sunway and Cobalt Air Give Travel Pros a Taste of Cyprus

Fergal McAlindenMay 24, 2018

Karen Wins Two Tickets to Beijing with Hainan Airlines

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

WIN Two Tickets to the 2018 Irish Travel Trade Awards!

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

“ATC in Europe is a Mess” – Willie Walsh at CAPA

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Irish Ferries Unveils Legoland Family Deal

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Eurostar is First Rail Operator on Travelport Rich Content and Branding

Michael FloodMay 24, 2018

British Airways Launches New Dublin to Manchester Service

Michael FloodMay 24, 2018

SkyTeam Introduces Multi-Airline FF Award Booking Tool

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

New Artisan Coffee Outlet Opens at Cork Airport

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland