Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic Plane

Virgin Atlantic Connection Numbers:

Virgin Atlantic Number
Head Office 0844 453 0238
Flight Information 0843 557 3566
Check in 0843 557 4344
Upper-Class Upgrades  0843 816 6092
Baggage Allowance Helpline  0843 816 6093
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club  0843 816 6094

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Virgin Atlantic Opening Hours:

Day Opening Hours
Mon-fri 9 am – 9pm
Weekend Saturday: 9am – 8pm
Sunday: 10 am – 5pm

Virgin Atlantic Head office Address:

Head Office Address
Virgin Atlantic The Office
Manor Royal
West Sussex
RH10 9NU

Virgin Atlantic Flights – 0843 557 3566

Booking flights with Virgin Atlantic couldn’t be easier as their website allows you to select the flight dates and then view the flight itinerary so that you can pick a flight time that best suits you. You can choose to book a one-way flight or select a round trip depending on your plans. When you are selecting your flight, you will have the option to select a cabin. For a standard, comfortable journey you can opt for the economy class which has adjustable seats and televisions on the back of each chair. The kids will be kept happy with a goodie bag full of amenities. Each passenger will receive an in-flight meal with a starter main and dessert cooked to a high quality, as well as a quick snack later on if you are on a long haul flight. If you are unhappy about a service you received in economy class then please do not hesitate to call the contact number. You can also call the contact number if you have any specific dietary Virgin Atlantic planerequirements that the airline should know about before you fly. If you want something a little more fancy you can opt for Virgin’s Premium Economy service and stretch out in leather seats with extra legroom. Premium Economy will cost you a little more but you are entitled to a welcome drink and after dinner liqueur and it is great for those travelling on business as the extra room means more workspace and even plug sockets for laptops and tablets. Not working? Enjoy the 300 hours of available in-flight entertainment. The highest class that virgin Atlantic run is the Business Class which not only includes an extremely comfortable flight with top class food and entertainment, you are also chauffeured to and from the airport with queue jump in all areas, including speedy boarding. You can get away from the hustle and bustle of the airport by retiring to the airport lounge for refreshments and relaxation. If you have booked a journey and would like to upgrade your class, please call the contact number. Similarly, if you are having any issues booking your desired flight online, please call us at the Virgin Atlantic head office.

Virgin Atlantic Check In – 0843 557 4344

Online check-in for a Virgin Atlantic flight opens 24 hours before a flight is due to depart and closes 70 minutes beforehand. Online check-in allows you to pick your seats at the same time and you can also add any extra baggage you may want on your journey. To check in online simply go to the Virgin Atlantic website and log in using your username or flight number (this can be found on your confirmation email) and a password that you created yourself. Once you have logged in you will be able to view your flight details and follow the instructions to check in. Once checked in, you will be presented with downloadable boarding passes for each passenger on your booking. You will either need to print these or download them to your smartphone and show them when you arrive at the airport. If you have checked in online and are travelling with only hand luggage then you can proceed straight through to customs, if you have bags to go into the hold you will still need to queue at the check-in desk to drop these off.

Virgin Atlantic Upper Class – 0843 816 6092

Virgin Atlantic’s upper class is a luxury experience designed to make your journey the best that it can possibly be, completely taking the stress out of travelling and flying to every destination. From being driven and dropped off at the airport to experiencing speedy boarding you will not have to worry about the time or missing a flight as everything is planned for you. Before you board your flight you will be treated to a personalised, hassle-free check-in and even be escorted through a private security channel so that you can make the most of what the airport lounge has to offer before it is time to board your flight. As you sit in the Virgin lounge, known as the Clubhouse, you will be informed when it is time to board your flight and so until then enjoy the luxuries available such as the cocktail bar or the pampering spa. Once you board the plane you can relax in style with your own seat that reclines into a bed, as well as enjoying a meal cooked to fine dining standard. Call the head office contact number to book a flight in premium class.

Virgin Atlantic Baggage Allowance –  0843 816 6093

Economy Class – passengers are allowed one bag weighing up to 23kg and 10kgVirgin Atlantic baggage Allowance hand luggage allowance.

Premium Economy – passengers travelling this service have the same 10kg hand luggage allowance but are entitled to take two bags weighing up to 23kg on board.

Upper Class – If you travel upper class you can have three bags weighing up to 23 kg per passenger and two bags of hand luggage each weighing a maximum of 12kg.

 Virgin Atlantic Flying Club –  0843 816 6094

The Virgin Atlantic Flying Club is a loyalty scheme designed for frequent fliers. Once you are a member of the flying club you are entitled to a number of different benefits that include choosing your seats for free when flying economy and exclusive discounts on Virgin Atlantic flights and holidays. When you are a part of the flying club you have the opportunity to earn air miles not only on the flights that you travel on but also on the ground in the hotels that you stay at. If you would like to become a part of the Virgin Atlantic Flying Club then please call the contact number.


Can I book a seat with extra leg room on a Virgin Atlantic flight?

Yes. Extra legroom seats are available to book in economy class starting at £40 one way.

Who founded virgin Atlantic?

Richard Branson is the founder of Virgin Atlantic, which flew its first plane just three months after he announced its existence in 1984.

About Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic is a British Airline founded by Richard Branson in 1984. Its operations run out of its head office in Crawley. Virgin Airlines flew over 1 million passengers in its first decade and has a mixed fleet of Airbus and Boeing wide-body aircrafts. Its main bases are in London airports Heathrow and Gatwick. It is the seventh-largest UK airline and was the first service to include individual passenger televisions in their business class compartments. In 2015 it was announced that the business was I trouble and 500 jobs were cut in an attempt to review their management structure. Richard Branson appealed for help from Delta airlines.