Soaring to London with Ease: Alaska Airlines and British Airways Join Forces


Calling all travel enthusiasts with London on their bucket list! Alaska Airlines has just announced an exciting expansion of its partnership with British Airways, a founding member of the Oneworld alliance. This collaboration allows you to seamlessly book convenient, nonstop flights to London directly on

Alaska Airlines and British
Alaska Airlines and British

Streamlining Your Journey: Direct Bookings for British Airways Flights

Previously, booking British Airways flights required navigating a separate website. Now, with this enhanced partnership, Alaska Airlines guests can purchase British Airways tickets directly through, creating a smoother travel experience. This simplifies the booking process and allows you to access all your flight information in one convenient location.

Unveiling Popular Routes:

One of the most exciting aspects of this partnership is the range of routes offered. Flyers can now book British Airways nonstop flights directly on from key West Coast gateways to London Heathrow:

  • Seattle (SEA) – Two daily flights
  • Portland (PDX) – Daily flight
  • San Francisco (SFO) – Two daily flights
  • Los Angeles (LAX) – Three daily flights
  • San Diego (SAN) – Two daily flights

Looking to connect from the East Coast? No problem! Direct British Airways flights are also bookable via from:

  • Chicago (ORD) – Three daily flights
  • New York JFK (JFK) – Eight daily flights

A Match Made in Travel Heaven: Why This Partnership Matters

This partnership offers several key benefits for Alaska Airlines guests:

  • Convenience: Book both Alaska Airlines and British Airways flights on a single platform, streamlining the booking process.
  • Direct Access: Effortlessly purchase British Airways tickets directly through, eliminating the need to visit separate websites.
  • Popular Routes: Enjoy convenient nonstop flights from major West Coast and East Coast hubs to London Heathrow.
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A Global Gateway Awaits:

London is consistently one of the most sought-after international destinations on, particularly for travelers in the Pacific Northwest. This partnership provides travelers with seamless access to this vibrant city, allowing them to explore its iconic landmarks, rich history, and vibrant culture.

Earning Rewards Every Step of the Way: Mileage Plan

Good news for Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members! When you book British Airways flights directly through, you can earn valuable rewards:

  • Earn 100% of Miles Flown: Rack up significant Mileage Plan miles on your London adventure. Every mile you fly translates to one mile plan mile earned (excluding Saver or basic economy fares). For long-haul flights, this translates to thousands of miles to put towards future travel.
  • Elite Qualifying Miles (EQMs) Boost: Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members earn 100% of elite qualifying miles (EQMs) when booking British Airways flights through This helps you progress towards higher Mileage Plan elite status, unlocking additional benefits like priority boarding and complimentary upgrades.
  • Status Matching: Your Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan status seamlessly translates to matching tier status within the Oneworld alliance, offering additional perks like priority check-in and lounge access across various airlines.

Triple the Rewards with the Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® Credit Card

Take your travel rewards to the next level with the Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® credit card. This card allows you to earn triple miles on all flights booked through, including overseas flights on partner airlines like British Airways. Every dollar spent on flights translates to three Mileage Plan miles earned, accelerating your journey towards free travel experiences.