British Airways Club Suite Routes

Ultimate Guide for BA Club Suite, operated routes with the corresponding flight numbers, registration numbers, when airplanes will be retrofitted and more.

Introduction

Over the last years, BA wasn't really known to offer an excellent business class product. By introducing their new Club Suite with sliding doors, this has definitely changed now.

British Airways received the first club suite cabin with the A350-1000, in July 2019. The list below shows you all aircraft that are currently equipped with the new Club World Suites. It will grow significantly in the near future, and we will update the list as fast as possible when changes will occur.

There is of course still the possibility that dates will change, as not all the planes with the new cabin have arrived yet. This list represents not only the present, but also the future planned routes with the new club suite cabin.

Furthermore, you will also be able to see the last operated routes from a particular aircraft, simply click on the aircraft's registration number.

 

  1. All BA Club World Suite routes with FLIGHT NUMBERS
  2. How to check if a BA flight offers the Club World Suite cabin
  3. BA planes that are equipped with Club World Suites
  4. Overview of British Airways planes with Club World Suite by registration number
  5. British Airways Club World Suite destinations in alphabetical order
  6. Club World Suite Flight Review
  7. Overview BA Club Suite on World map

(last update OCT 30, 2021)

We publish business class deals from Europe and from North America on a daily basis, also these with the British Airways Club World Suite, when deals appear.

 

1. All BA Club World Suite Routes

These flights are always to/from London.

By clicking on a flight number, you can see on planefinder.net the last 20 flights with registration numbers, for that corresponding flight. You may then compare those registration numbers with our “BA Club Suite by registration number list”, to see how often a route is operated by airplanes equipped by the new business class.

Furthermore, some few of those routes are not operated every day by the Club World Suite cabin, flight numbers should only be considered as additional information.

Keep in mind that British Airways can change flight equipment at any given time without further notice. For any reason, like an aircraft that is out of service. As you booked a business class flight, you will of course be in business class, but without the new club world suite cabin.

AFRICA

  • Abuja (ABV)

BA82 and BA83

  • Capetown (CPT)

BA42 and BA43 (starting 2022)

  • Johannesburg (JNB)

BA55 and BA56 (starting 2022)

  • Nairobi (NBO)

BA64 and BA65 

 

ASIA

  • Bangalore (BLR)

BA118 and BA119

  • Maldives (MLE)

BA60 and BA61

  • Mumbai (BOM)

BA138 and BA139

  • Tokyo (HND)

BA7 and BA8  (not for the moment)

 

MIDDLE EAST

  • Dubai (DXB)

BA104 and BA105

  • Kuwait (KWI)

BA156 and BA157

  • Riyadh (RUH)

BA262 and BA263

 

NORTH AMERICA

  • Atlanta (ATL)

BA226 and BA227  (starting 2022)

  • Austin (AUS)

BA190 and BA191 (starting February 2022 probably)

  • Barbados (BGI)

BA255 and BA254

  • Boston (BOS)

BA212 and BA213 and BA214 and BA215  (not regularly)

  • Chicago (ORD)

BA296 and BA297 (starting 2022)

  • Dallas (DFW)

BA192 and BA193

  • Denver (DEN)

BA219 and BA218 (starting February 2022 probably)

  • Las Vegas (LAS)

BA274 and BA275

  • Los Angeles (LAX)

BA280and BA281

  • Miami (MIA)

BA206 and BA207

  • Nassau (NAS)

BA253 and BA252

  • New York (JFK)

All flights to JFK

  • New York (EWR)

All flights to EWR

  • Orlando (MCO)

BA204and BA205(starting April 2022 probably)

  • Philadelphia (PHL)

BA66 and BA67 (not for the moment)

  • Phoenix (PHX)

BA288 and BA289

  • Seattle (SEA)

BA48 and BA49 (rarely)

  • Toronto (YYZ)

BA92 and BA93 (rarely)

  • Washington (IAD)

BA217 and BA216 (not for the moment)

  • Vancouver (YVR)

BA84 and BA85 (not every day)

 

SOUTH AMERICA

  • São Paulo (GRU)

BA246 and BA247

 

2. How to check if a British Airways flight offers the new Club World Suite?

All of British Airways' new Airbus A350-1000 will offer the new Club World Suite.

Since October 2019, the first new Club world Suite cabin is available in a retrofitted Boeing 777-200 as well. From that moment on, more and more B777-200 will be retrofitted.

In 2020 the new Boeing 787-10 did also receive the club suite cabin.

The way you can tell if an aircraft has the new BA Club World Suite cabin is from the seat map. We use ExpertFlyer to check the seat maps, Seatguru works as well. This is what you need to look out for.

The seat map for the Club Suite looks like this, with a cabin layout that show a 1-2-1 seating arrangement.

Alternatively you can also check via Google Flights if the business class seat is shown as “Suite”. However, this will not always work correctly.

3. British Airways planes equipped with the Club World Suite

  • Airbus A350-1000: 8 of 8 (100%)
  • Boeing 777-200: 20 of 29 (69%)
  • Boeing 777-300: 5 of 14 (35%)
  • Boeing 777-9: 0 (18 ordered in total)
  • Boeing 787-10: 2 of 2 (100%, 12 ordered in total)
  • Boeing 787-9: 0 of 18 (0%)
  • Boeing 787-8: 0 of 12 (0%)
  • Airbus A380: 0 of 12 (0%)

Below, in the graph, you can see British Airways’ plans for the rollout of the new cabin.

 

4. Overview of British Airways planes with Club World Suite by registration number

Airbus A350-1000:

Boeing 777-200:

  1. G-RAES
  2. G-VIIA (retrofit in progress)
  3. G-VIIB
  4. G-VIIC
  5. G-VIID
  6. G-VIIE
  7. G-VIIF
  8. G-VIIG
  9. G-VIIH
  10. G-VIIJ
  11. G-VIIK
  12. G-VIIL
  13. G-VIIM
  14. G-VIIN
  15. G-VIIS
  16. G-YMMH
  17. G-YMMI
  18. G-YMMJ
  19. G-YMMN
  20. G-YMMO
  21. G-YMMP

Boeing 777-300:

  1. G-STBD
  2. G-STBM
  3. G-STBN
  4. G-STBO
  5. G-STBP

Boeing 787-10:

  1. G-ZBLA
  2. G-ZBLB
  3. G-ZBLC – Due in 2021
  4. G-ZBLD – Due in 2021
  5. G-ZBLE – Due in 2021
  6. G-ZBLF – Due in 2021
  7. G-ZBLG – Due in 2021
  8. G-ZBLH – Due in 2021
  9. G-ZBLI – Due in 2022
  10. G-ZBLJ – Due in 2023
  11. G-ZBLK – Due in 2023
  12. G-ZBLL – Due in 2023

5. Destinations that are or will be operated by British Airways Club World Suite cabin.

Here is the summarized list in alphabetical order (important check flight numbers above):

  1. Abuja (ABV)
  2. Atlanta (ATL)
  3. Austin (AUS)
  4. Bangalore (BLR)
  5. Barbados (BGI)
  6. Boston (BOS)
  7. Capetown (CPT)
  8. Chicago (ORD)
  9. Dallas (DFW)
  10. Denver (DEN)
  11. Dubai (DXB)
  12. Johannesburg (JNB)
  13. Kuwait (KWI)
  14. Las Vegas (LAS)
  15. Los Angeles (LAX)
  16. Maldives (MLE)
  17. Miami (MIA)
  18. Mumbai (BOM)
  19. Nairobi (NBO)
  20. Nassau (NAS)
  21. New York (JFK)
  22. New York (EWR)
  23. Phoenix (PHX)
  24. Riyadh (RUH)
  25. São Paulo (GRU)
  26. Seattle (SEA)
  27. Toronto (YTO)
  28. Vancouver (YVR)

 

6. Flight Review BA Club World Suite

We've reviewed British Airways' new business class club suite (here), on its first commercial flight from Madrid to London Heathrow.

 

7. Overview BA Club Suite on World map

Africa

Asia

Middle East

North America

Here is a small video from BA of the Club World Suite cabin:

 

In the links below you may find all routes for:

 

Frequently Asked Question

How many British Airways planes are equipped with Club World Suite?

35 planes are currently equipped with a Club World Suite cabin. 8 Airbus A350-1000, 20 retrofitted Boeing 777-200, 2 Boeing 787-10 and 5 Boeing 777-300

When will all British Airways long haul planes be equipped with the Club World Suite cabin?

It is expected that by the end of 2025 all long haul planes will be equipped with the Club World Suite cabin. 33% by 2020, 52% by 2021, 79% by 2022 and 92% by 2023

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27 comments on “British Airways Club Suite Routes

  1. Jenna g

    Looking at BA flights from Bos now and I see seat map is 1 2 1 on both long legs to and from BOS, but seats are not angled like it shows on this page, they are straight forward, is that an indication of older one rather than club?

    Reply
    • premiumflights Post author

      If seat map is 1-2-1 then it is the club suite. Expertflyers shows them angled, BA show them straight forward, but these are the same seats. Older biz seats are never in a 1-2-1 configuration.

      Reply
  2. Tom

    I’ve just had my BA7 flight to Tokyo cancelled in mid-March. BA5, BA6 and BA8 are all showing as 787s for that time of year now. Any idea how I can see if there will be any club suite routes for Tokyo at that time now? And what’s the best source of truth outside of BA’s own website

    Reply
    • premiumflights Post author

      I just checked, it seems that now again BA won’t use the club suite on flights to Tokyo in 2021. They changed that already twice.
      As you mentioned you can check on BA’s website, but you can also check on Google Flights which seems to be very accurate now, or of course Expertflyer but that isn’t for free.

      Reply
  3. Az2

    Is the BA7/8 on the TYO route correct? I thought that route was operated by a 777? Flights for next year are showing as having club world, not suite.

    Reply
    • premiumflights Post author

      Thx for the info, it seems that BA operates this route only from January until end of March with club suites…

      Reply
  4. Matt

    I have been digging on the routes from Boston with the tail numbers above. When I go through the BA booking site it shows the old 2-3-2 configuration on the BA site.

    The flights would not be until mid November. Is this a BA lack of update or a chance to get an old cabin?

    Reply
    • premiumflights Post author

      BA booking site is not always up to date.
      I am not sure if they fly already with Club Suites to Boston, maybe they will load the new seat maps after the first flight ?
      But as mentioned, there is never a guarantee.

      Reply
  5. Doi

    They should put it on the BKK route as that route still have the oldest seats in any class! This 777 3 class need urgent upgrades as everything is broken!

    Reply
    • premiumflights Post author

      I guess they plan to put the new club world suite on all routes, but that takes time and money 😉

      Reply
      • Alex Torrance

        I have booked Barbados with BA leaving Heathrow May 2021 and have been given seats in the new Club World suite. They obviously have a upgraded 777 flying Barbados next year.

        Reply
        • premiumflights Post author

          Thanks for the info, we’ve looked into it, it seems that BA flies to Barbados with an upgraded 777 starting April 2021.

          Reply
      • premiumflights Post author

        For the moment Club Suite is not planned for that route in 2021. This route is operated by 787-8 or 787-9 which will only be retrofitted in 2021 or even in 2022.

        Reply

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