Virgin Atlantic: Nonstop Premium Economy Starting at €577 From UK

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Virgin Atlantic has not only drastically reduced its business class prices, but also its premium economy prices! You can fly nonstop to most destinations for prices starting at merely £513 (~€584) – a great price to fly quite comfortably.


Worldwide travel restrictions are in place to slow the spread of Covid-19. We strongly recommend gathering detailed information about the travel and quarantine restrictions that apply to your desired origin and destination.

A good start is the International Air Transport Association (IATA) website. It provides current updates on a country’s current immigration policies. Even better, the Covid-19 Travel Regulations Map is one of the most useful tools you can find.

The fares are not refundable. Nevertheless, Virgin Atlantic, like many other airlines, has Coronavirus-related rebooking policies. You can rebook the flights without paying a rebooking fee. The price difference will be charged, but with a £120 discount. Example: You bought a ticket to Shanghai for £599 and wish to rebook it. The new flight that you’ve selected then costs £799, so you’ll have to pay £80 for the rebooking.

Here are the direct flights from London:

There are also some direct options from Manchester:

Nonstop premium economy flights to New York for only £513 (~€584)

In Virgin Atlantic’s premium economy, you’ll enjoy a premium dining service, complimentary drinks, in-seat power, 1 piece of hand luggage, 2 x 23 kg of checked luggage, free seat selection, extra large leather seats, premium check-in, and priority baggage delivery.

By the way, this isn’t our only deal from the UK:

Search & Book

This deal expires on November 30, 2020. You need to respect the minimum stay requirement of 3 days. The other restriction is that you need to fly before June 30, 2021.

You can search for availability on Google Flights, and should then book directly on Virgin Atlantic’s website.


The tickets are issued in booking class K, meaning that, e.g. a Manchester – New York roundtrip should get you:

  • 10,724 Miles on Hainan Fortune Wings Club
  • 6,664 Miles on HawaiianMiles
  • 6,664 Miles on Singapore KrisFlyer
  • 6,664 Miles on South African Voyager
  • 6,664 Miles on Qatar Privilege Club
  • 6,664 Miles on Virgin Atlantic Flying Club
  • 6,664 Miles on United MileagePlus
  • 3,332 Miles on Air Canada Aeroplan
Data provided by Without guarantee on correctness.

To give you another example, a longer flight, such as from London to Las Vegas, would get you a total of:

  • 16,792 Miles on Hainan Fortune Wings Club
  • 10,434 Miles on United MileagePlus
  • 10,434 Miles on HawaiianMiles
  • 10,434 Miles on Qatar Privilege Club
  • 10,434 Miles on Singapore KrisFlyer
  • 10,434 Miles on Virgin Atlantic Flying Club
  • 10,434 Miles on South African Voyager
  • 5,216 Miles on Air Canada Aeroplan
Data provided by Without guarantee on correctness.


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