United Airlines

United Airlines – More than 300 destinations across the Americas

United Airlines offers comprehensive access to the U.S. from four U.K. airports, and onward connections to over 300 destinations across the Americas. United flies nonstop:

  • From London Heathrow to Chicago, Denver* Houston, Los Angeles, New York/Newark, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.
  • From Manchester to New York/Newark
  • From Edinburgh to New York/Newark and offers summer seasonal service to Chicago* and Washington, D.C.*
  • From Glasgow to New York/Newark on a summer seasonal basis*

You won’t just arrive at your destination: you’ll arrive refreshed, thanks to our high levels of inflight comfort and personal service. From three-course meals in United Economy® to 180 degree flat-beds in United PolarisSM Business Class, air travel is a pleasure.

United Polaris – The shining new star of business class:

With the aspiration of making weary business travel a relic of the past, United Airlines unveiled its all-new United Polaris business class, the airline’s most significant product transformation in more than a decade, featuring a reimagined, sleep-enhancing, departure-to-landing experience for intercontinental travellers. Named for the North Star, the brilliant point in the nighttime sky that travellers have looked to as their certain and constant guide, Polaris is the shining new star of business class that flyers can look to and depend on for true comfort and a sleep experience like no other.

United® Premium Plus – where comfort meets convenience:

United’s new premium economy experience will roll out across most long-haul international flights that features a roomy seat, even more spacious and relaxing than Economy Plus seats. Now available for purchase, United Premium Plus is available on selected Heathrow/San Francisco flights beginning April 30th 2019.

With United Premium Plus, travellers will enjoy upgraded dining, complimentary cocktails and convenient perks, such as an amenity that’s theirs to keep and a Saks Fifth Avenue pillow and blanket to better help travellers enjoy downtime in the air. At the airport, flyers will receive two free standard check bags, United Club access at a discounted price and Premier Access.

United Economy – Great service meets good value:

Sit back and relax in ergonomically-designed seats with up to 32 inches of legroom. Enjoy complimentary three course meal service, beer, wine and soft drinks on transatlantic flights. Be captivated and enjoy an extensive library of the latest Hollywood movies, TV programmes as well on demand*. Stay connected with friends and family with Wi-Fi available on all trans-Atlantic flights or treat yourself with Duty Free Shopping available on board.

United Economy Plus – Stretch out with extra legroom:

All the benefits and services of Economy, but with extra space and added comfort. Up to 6 inches of additional legroom providing a total of up to 37 inches. Seats located near the front of the Economy cabin allowing swifter exit on arrival at your destination.


Number of onward connections includes destinations served by United Airlines, Inc. and United Express. Onboard facilities may vary depending on aircraft. United Polaris travel features, including aircraft and airport configuration, may not be available in all markets and/or flights. Wi-Fi surcharges apply. *Not available on Boeing 747. London Heathrow – Denver service operates March 31st to October 28th 2019. Edinburgh – Washington Dulles operates June 4th to October 10th 2019. Edinburgh – Chicago operates April 30th to October 28th 2019. Glasgow – New York/Newark operates April 30th to October 4th 2019.

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Our team of travel professionals focus on providing you with the very best advice when it comes to planning your holiday to the USA and Canada. They have experienced the destinations, hotels, tours and excursions for themselves, so if its expert advice and guidance backed by faultless customer service that you are looking for, you couldn’t’ be in safer hands. We will listen to your wish list of ideas as well as add our own personal recommendations to create a unique itinerary, personalised just for you.

For a quotation based on your preferred travel date and to check availability please contact one of our team of professional consultants who will be happy to assist you.

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