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Virgin Atlantic Flights - FAQs

How can I check Virgin Atlantic flights?

Check out our Virgin Atlantic flight schedule above. It will show you live departures and arrivals so you can stay updated.

How often is the Virgin Atlantic flight status updated?

The flight status is updated in real-time, ensuring that you have access to the most current information regarding your flight.

When can you check-in online with Virgin?

Virgin Atlantic opens online check-in for flights 24 hours before and closes 70 minutes before your flight departure time.

What are the hand luggage allowances for Virgin Atlantic?

In Economy and Premium class passengers are allowed 1 piece of carry-on baggage. It must not exceed 23 x 36 x 56 cm in dimensions and the maximum weight allowed is 10 kg.

In Upper class passengers are allowed 2 pieces of carry-on baggage. The maximum weight allowed is 12 kg per bag, with a total combined weight of 16 kg for both bags.

All passengers are also allowed to bring one personal item such as a handbag, briefcase, or laptop bag.

Is Virgin Atlantic a good airline to fly?

Virgin Atlantic is well-regarded by passengers and has received several awards indicating a good level of service and customer satisfaction. For example the airline has been a Traveller's Choice Winner on TripAdvisor for the years 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020, and is certified as a 4-star airline by Skytrax, the international air transport rating organisation.

Are drinks free on Virgin Atlantic economy?

Yes. Drinks including still and sparkling water, non-pressed juices, sodas, teas and drip coffee, are all complimentary on Virgin Atlantic flights.

How can I book airport parking and hotels?

One of the easiest ways to improve your time at the airport is to get a good night's sleep before you fly, and with long commutes involved it's often best to book into an airport hotel. These hotels are close to your airport and are well-practised in making getting to your flight on time as simple as possible, often offering grab and go breakfasts in the early hours and simple transfers to get you to the terminal.

Combine the overnight stay with airport parking and you've got a recipe for success! Use our simple online booking system and we can get your stay, parking and any other extras you're looking for booked in a few short clicks. For even more convenience download our app and book everything on the go!

All information correct at time of writing. For the latest information please check with your airline.

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