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    British Airways

    British Airways aircraft taking off at London Heathrow Airport

    British Airways was created in 1973 when BOAC and BEA merged to form a single airline. In 1987 it became a private company. In 2011, British Airways merged with Iberia to become part of the International Airlines Group.

    Contact information

    Telephone numbers

    Reservation: 0844 493 0787* Customer service: 0844 493 0787* Special assistance: 0844 493 0787*

    * Additional charges may apply [More info]
    ** International number

    Web

    britishairways.com Social links

    Facilities at Heathrow

    Which terminal?

    This airline operates from Terminal 3 and Terminal 5

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    Lounges

    Airline lounges are invitation-only – please check entry rules with your airline. The following information is provided as a service to passengers and may be subject to change.

    Terminal 3

    Galleries First and Galleries Club lounges

    Departures, after security

    Follow signs to Lounge F

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    Arrivals Lounge (American Airlines)

    Arrivals, public area

    Turn right at arrivals exit and take lift to first floor

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    Terminal 5 departures

    Galleries Club Lounges

    Departures, after security

    At either end of the main terminal buidling,and in satellite Terminal 5B

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    Galleries First Lounge

    Departures, after security

    At the south end of the main terminal building

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    Terminal 5 arrivals

    British Airways Arrivals Lounge

    Arrivals, public area

    On entering the main arrivals hall, take the closest lift or escalator to the first floor.

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    Flight information

    Flight numbers begin with IATA code BA.

    Alliance membership

    This airline is a member of the Oneworld allianceOneworld alliance.

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    Destinations served from Heathrow