Discover new routes to the USA with British Airways

20 August 2019

As of April 2019, British Airways now fly directly to the US cities of Charleston and Pittsburgh from London Heathrow Terminal 5. These will run alongside British Airways’ many other routes to the States.

Explore the beach-side Atlantic city of Charleston

Fly to Charleston and soak up all the historical charms of South Carolina’s oldest and biggest city. Sample the local seafood delights, stroll through the enchanting cobblestone streets, marvel at the historic architectural styles or head a little further afield to explore the area’s marvellous marshlands.

If you’re looking for the best way to explore all of this vibrant destination’s plethora of fascinating sights, including The Four Corners of Law, then why not opt for one of the guided tours? Outside of the city, don’t miss the Boone Hall Plantation in Mount Pleasant, which runs one of the oldest working plantations in the USA and also featured in the hit film - The Notebook. Or for the ultimate way to relax, pack a picnic and head to beautiful Folly Beach for some fun in the sun.

During select times, British Airways will fly twice a week to Charleston, South Carolina

Discover the trendy Pennsylvanian city of Pittsburgh

British Airways is the first airline to connect London to Pennsylvania’s coolest city. Sitting at the convergence of three rivers, with no fewer than 446 photogenic bridges, Pittsburgh has gone from former steel city to full-on hipster heaven.

‘The Burgh’ is a thoroughly modern city, with a streak of sporting successes, new restaurants opening in its trendy South Side neighbourhood, and Google, Facebook and Uber all competing for office space. It’s little wonder that Millennials are flocking here hoping to make ‘the Burgh’ their new home. Visit the fabulous museums, including one dedicated to Andy Warhol, explore the wealth of quirky attractions, and if you get the chance, be sure to catch a Steelers’ game at Heinz Field.

British Airways fly four times a week from London to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Choose from even more thrilling US destinations

A holiday in the USA can be as adventurous or as relaxed as you like, and with British Airways’ oneworld partnerships across the Atlantic, you can choose from a wealth of dream destinations for an unforgettable holiday.

Whether you want to marvel at Manhattan’s soaring skyscrapers in New York, dine on sumptuous seafood and sourdough bread at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf, or feel the hot Latino rhythm on Miami’s coral coast, British Airways fly to a whole host of exciting destinations across the USA.

British Airways fly to the following fabulous cities in the US:


To book your flight to the USA with British Airways, contact your Travel Counsellor today and receive exclusive benefits such as full financial protection and a 24-hour duty office ready to assist you before, during and even after your trip.

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