Offering non-stop flights from seven U.K. airports, with onward connections to over 300 destinations across the USA and Canada.
London Heathrow to Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York/Newark, San Francisco and Washington DC; Manchester to New York/Newark and Washington DC; Edinburgh to Chicago and New York/Newark, & Belfast, Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle to New York/Newark. From these U.S. gateway airports you can then connect to over 300 destinations across the Americas – perfect for twin and multi-centre itineraries.
180-degree flat-bed seats providing up to 6’6” of sleeping space, a 15.4” seat-back entertainment screen and noise-reducing headphones. Gourmet menu options complemented by award-winning wines and champagnes. Priority check-in, boarding and baggage handling as a well as access to United Club locations and select airline partner lounges. (where available).
United Economy Plus
Economy Plus provides all the benefits and services of United Economy, but with up to 38” of legroom for added comfort. Seats are located toward the front of the United Economy cabin, allowing swifter exit upon arrival.
United Economy offers a comfortable 32" seat pitch, seat-back entertainment (on most aircraft), and a three course meal service with complimentary beer, wine and soft drinks.
Keep yourself entertained with United’s Audio/Video on Demand (AVOD) entertainment system, offering a choice of hundreds of movies and television shows, plus music and interactive video games.
Checked baggage allowance
for BusinessFirst passengers the weight allowance is a maximum of 70lbs (32 kilos) per bag for the first two bags. Economy and Economy Plus passengers have a maximum weight of 50lbs (23 kilos) for the first bag. The dimensions of each bag must not exceed 62" (158cm). Second bags are charged at $100 between the USA and the UK, and $70 between Canada and the UK.
Please note when connecting with the same airline from or on to an international flight the baggage policy of the transatlantic flight applies. When the domestic flight is not connecting from or to a transatlantic flight or is on another carrier there will be a charge of $25 for the first checked bag and $35 for the second. Maximum weight 50lbs (23kilos) and dimensions 62” (158cm) per bag.