With dedicated departure lounges across the UK for First, Club World or Club Europe travelers, British Airways ensures that your journey is as smooth as possible from start to finish. BA also partners with an additional 100 lounges worldwide, so that wherever you are, you can begin your vacation in comfort and style.


Begin your flight in ultimate comfort at a British Airways Galleries or Terraces Lounge. Find tranquillity in the Galleries Lounge and enjoy a glass of champagne or a light meal or relax in the Terraces Lounge and benefit from the British Airways World Wine bar. At Heathrow, relax in the 20 seat cinema, where you can watch a variety of channels to keep you and your family entertained before the flight, or enjoy a spot of pampering to kick start your vacation at the Elemis Spa. With wireless internet throughout, you can stay connected before your flight and charge your devices before take-off.


Begin your vacation in style at the Galleries First Lounge. The opulent décor and elegant surroundings of the lounge make this is a truly sumptuous place to begin your vacation.You stay connected in the work and entertainment zones or start relaxing in the luxurious lounge before you fly. Enjoy waiter service and delicious food, allowing you to make the most of your flight to sleep. At Heathrow Terminal 5, relax in the Concorde Room, where you can enjoy private dining in exclusive booths, recline on comfortable day beds or access the outdoors terrace for amazing views of the airport.


After landing, enjoy a shower or a quick snack to feel refreshed and raring to go before continuing on your onward journey. BA's arrivals lounges are ideal for a quick pit-stop before being transferred to your final destination.

New for 2017

Following substantial investment in your airport experience, British Airways have improved their service at Heathrow and Gatwick to ensure that your airport experience is as smooth and stress-free as possible. The addition of First Wing security fast track for First and Gold Executive Club members takes the hassle out of long security queues, as it allows you to bypass the main concourse, enabling you to go directly to the newly renovated airport lounges for the ultimate start to your vacation.

The First Wing at Heathrow Terminal 5

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