British Airways' new Route to Haneda, Japan Goes Live

By British Airways, PRNE
Monday, February 21, 2011

CRAWLEY, England, February 22, 2011 - British Airways has launched its new route to Haneda in Japan on February
19, 2011
in a push to open up the domestic Japanese market to UK travellers.

The service operates five times a week from London Heathrow to Haneda.
The flight to Tokyo ( ) is
served by a Boeing 777, with a four-class configuration enabling customers to
choose from First, Club World (business class), World Traveller Plus (premium
economy) or World Traveller (economy). Between February 19 and March 26, the
service will operate on Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

The flight will depart from London Heathrow at 0800 local and arrive at
Haneda at 0500 local time the following day. From March 27, 2011 the flights
will arrive and depart from London Heathrow approximately one hour later and
operate on the same days.

As well as offering an excellent domestic network, Haneda Airport is
located near the business centre in Tokyo (, which is ideal for
premium customers.

The airline's daily flight to Tokyo's Narita airport will continue as
before. The route is performing well and operating from two airports in Tokyo
provides customers with greater flexibility. Narita International Airport is
located 38 miles from central Tokyo. The airport is linked to the city by the
Narita Express which takes customers to central Tokyo Station in 60 minutes.

As well as the flights, British Airways also offers a selection of hand
picked 3 to 5-star hotels in Tokyo (, ideally
suited to the urban tourist seeking unforgettable experiences as well as the
contemporary business travellers.

About British Airways:

British Airways offers a wide range of holiday experiences around the
world to complement its flight network - with city breaks, holidays in the
Far East (
) and Australia, hotels from value two star hotels through to luxury five
star resorts, Avis car hire and as well as a wide range of experiences
in-resort from city tours through to transfers. Customers can save time and
money with when booking ATOL protected holiday packages utilising
flight+hotel or flight+car (ATOL number is 5985). Passengers are offered
added peace of mind to their holiday plans and the security of travelling
with British Airways. British Airways plc constantly seeks to exceed
customers' expectations, both in terms of the value for money and quality of
the service provided.

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