Storm Dennis Disruption At London Airports

Storm Dennis is causing disruption to flights to and from London airports on Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 February 2020.

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London Heathrow Terminal 5A
London Heathrow Terminal 5A (Image Credit: Heathrow)

Storm Dennis is causing disruption across the UK on Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 February 2020.

A number of short-haul flights at London Gatwick and London Heathrow have been cancelled. However, this does not appear to be on the same scale as Storm Ciara. The latest weather warnings are available from the Met Office.

Here are links to arrivals and departures pages for London City, Gatwick and Heathrow airports which will provide live flight information on the day of travel:

London City Arrivals & Departures

London Gatwick Arrivals
London Gatwick Departures

London Heathrow Arrivals
London Heathrow Departures

Passengers are advised to take advantage of proactive rebooking policies where possible. These policies may be amended at any time.

British Airways

As at 19:30 GMT on Sunday 16 February 2020, BA has put in place a flexible rebooking policy for all short-haul passengers due to fly to / from London City, London Gatwick and London Heathrow up to and including Monday 17 February 2020 .

British Airways has cancelled many short-haul flights at London Heathrow on Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 February. There are also some cancellations on Monday 17 February.

All short-haul passengers can rebook onto alternative BA services (as well as those of Iberia and Finnair) up to Thursday 20 February 2020.

It is recommend that you take advantage of this if possible, particularly if you are due to fly from Heathrow, as BA’s short-haul operation will take the brunt of any further cancellations. If your flight is cancelled you are of course entitled to a full refund.

Passengers can check the status of their booking using the Manage My Booking tool on ba.com and should contact BA or their travel agent.

The latest flight status information is also available on ba.com

If your journey is disrupted please see this page on ba.com to submit a claim for disruption related expenses.

Storm Ciara Flight Disruption At London Airports

Airlines have cancelled flights and are putting in place flexible rebooking policies due to Storm Ciara which is causing disruption to flights at London airports.

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London Heathrow Terminal 5A
London Heathrow Terminal 5A (Image Credit: Heathrow)

Storm Ciara is causing significant disruption across the UK on Sunday 9 February 2020.

The latest weather updates are available from the Met Office. There is disruption to flights at all London airports. Other airports in the UK and mainland Europe may of course also be disrupted.

Winter storm “Sabine” is also expected to cause disruption over Northern and Central Europe until Tuesday 11 February 2020. Lufthansa has advised of very significant disruption, particularly at Munich airport, on Monday 10 February 2020.

As at 19:30 GMT on Saturday 8 February 2020, Heathrow airport has advised airlines to reduce the number of aircraft arrivals & departures from early Sunday morning.

As is always the case at Heathrow, BA’s short-haul operation is taking the brunt of cancellations. There is some residual disruption on Monday 10 February.

Here are links to arrivals and departures pages for London City, Gatwick and Heathrow airports:

London City Arrivals & Departures

London Gatwick Arrivals
London Gatwick Departures

London Heathrow Arrivals
London Heathrow Departures

Passengers are advised to take advantage of proactive rebooking policies where possible. As this is a fluid situation, these policies may be amended at any time.

Airport Tube & Rail Services

“Do not travel” warnings have been issued for Sunday 9 February by Gatwick Express and Southern Rail who operate rail services to Gatwick airport. A reduced service will operate on these routes due to speed restrictions.

The latest network wide advice is available from National Rail.

British Airways

As at 19:00 GMT on Sunday 9 February 2020, BA has cancelled a very large number of short-haul flights from London Heathrow throughout the day on Sunday 9 February. There are also some long-haul cancellations at Heathrow.

At London City, there is a high number of cancellations. Some short-haul flights have also been cancelled at Gatwick.

BA’s transatlantic joint business partner American Airlines has also cancelled a number of flights.

BA has put in place a flexible rebooking policy for all short-haul passengers due to fly to / from London City on Sunday 9 February and London Gatwick and Heathrow on Sunday 9 and Monday 10 February.

All short-haul passengers can rebook onto alternative BA services (as well as those of Iberia and Finnair) from Monday 10 to Thursday 13 February 2020. It is strongly recommend that you take advantage of this, if possible. If your flight is cancelled you are of course entitled to a full refund.

Passengers can check the status of their booking using the Manage My Booking tool on ba.com and should contact BA or their travel agent.

The latest flight status information is also available on ba.com

If your journey has been disrupted please see this page on ba.com to submit a claim for disruption related expenses.

Flybe

Flybe has implemented a flexible rebooking policy and any passengers due to travel up to Monday 10 February can rebook to an alternative flight, or to an alternative nearby destination up to 7 days ahead.

More details are available from Flybe.

KLM

As at 21:00 GMT on Friday 7 February 2020, KLM has implemented a flexible rebooking policy for all passengers due to fly to / from Amsterdam Schiphol airport from Sunday 9 February to Tuesday 11 February. Passengers can rebook up to Tuesday 18 February 2020.

Further details are available from KLM.

Virgin Atlantic

As at 19:30 GMT on Saturday 8 February 2020, Virgin Atlantic has put in place a flexible rebooking policy for all passengers due to fly with the airline to / from Gatwick and Heathrow on Sunday 9 February 2020 can rebook until Sunday 8 March 2020.

Virgin has also cancelled eight inbound flights to London that were due to arrive on Sunday morning and eight outbound flights that were due to depart from London on Sunday.

Details of these flights and the latest guidance is available from Virgin Atlantic.

California Wildfires – Flexible Rebooking Policies

Details of flexible rebooking policies for passengers due to travel to California.

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California Wildfire News Coverage
California Wildfire News Coverage (Image Credit: CNN International)

Following the destructive wildfires in Northern and Southern California, airlines are putting in place flexible rebooking policies for passengers due to travel to the region in the coming days.

As this is an evolving situation, these policies may be extended or modified in the coming days. Transatlantic flights from London are operating normally.

American Airlines

Passengers due to fly on American Airlines up to Friday 23 November 2018 to Burbank, Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento and San Francisco can rebook on an alternative flight from and to the same destination up to Sunday 2 December 2018. Passengers should look up their booking online in the first instance.

British Airways

Passengers due to fly on a ticket issued by British Airways (ticket number beginning 125) on flights operated by American Airlines, BA, Finnair and Iberia to any one of Burbank, Los Angeles, Oakland and San Francisco airports up to Friday 23 November 2018 can rebook to an alternative flight from and to the same destination free of charge up to Sunday 2 December 2018.

Affected passengers should contact BA or their travel agent.

Delta

Delta has issued a travel waiver allowing passengers due to fly to Burbank, Los Angeles, Oakland and San Francisco airports up to Tuesday 13 December to rebook up to Sunday 18 November 2018.

General Advice

General advice on the Camp Fire in North California is available from Butte County.

Advice on the Woolsey Fire in Los Angeles is available from the County Of Los Angeles.

BA London – Doha cancellations December 2017

British Airways has cancelled its daily flight between London Heathrow to Doha throughout December and into January. Here are options for affected passengers.

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British Airways Logo (Image Credit: British Airways)
British Airways Logo (Image Credit: British Airways)

British Airways is to cancel its daily flight between London Heathrow and Doha for December and early January for “operational reasons”.

The affected flight numbers are BA123 and BA122.

BA123 is cancelled from London Heathrow to Doha from Friday 1 December to Sunday 14 January 2018.

BA122 is also cancelled from Doha to London Heathrow from Saturday 2 December to Monday 15 January 2018.

No specific reason has been given for the cancellations other than “operational reasons”. It is understood that the likely reason is that the Boeing 777 which operates this route is being released to cover other routes which use the Boeing 787 fleet which is currently undergoing maintenance to their engines.

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BA London – Doha cancellations November 2017

British Airways has cancelled its daily flight between London Heathrow to Doha for six days in November. Here are options for affected passengers.

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British Airways Logo (Image Credit: British Airways)
British Airways Logo (Image Credit: British Airways)

British Airways has cancelled its daily flight between London Heathrow and Doha for six days in mid-November for “operational reasons”.

The affected flight numbers are BA123 and BA122.

BA123 is cancelled from London Heathrow to Doha from Tuesday 14 November to Sunday 19 November 2017.

BA122 is also cancelled from Doha to London Heathrow from Wednesday 15 to Monday 20 November 2017.

Normal service should resume on this route from Tuesday 21 November 2017.  No specific reason has been given for the cancellations other than “operational reasons”. This could be either aircraft or flight / cabin crew shortages.

Update: There are many further cancellations throughout December and into January.

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Hurricane Irma: London Flights Wednesday 13 September

Here are details of cancelled and rerouted flights to and from London due to Hurricane Irma on Wednesday 13 September.

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Hurricane Irma – Miami Beach (Image Credit: CNN)

Here are confirmed cancellations for flights between London and Florida and The Caribbean on Wednesday 13 September 2017 due to Hurricane Irma by order of airline flight code.

Please see our Hurrican Irma page for more information on the hurricane.

American Airlines

Flight AA38 Miami to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Flight AA39 London Heathrow to Miami is scheduled to operate.

Flight AA56 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA57 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

British Airways – London Heathrow

Flight BA206 Miami to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA207 London Heathrow to Miami is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA208 Miami to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA209 London Heathrow to Miami is scheduled to operate.

British Airways – London Gatwick

Flight BA2036 Orlando to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2037 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2038 Orlando to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2039 London Gatwick to Orlando is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2156 St Kitts and Antigua to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2157 London Gatwick to Antigua and St Kitts is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2166 Tampa to London Gatwick is is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2167 London Gatwick to Tampa is is scheduled to operate.

Norwegian

Flight DY7045 London Gatwick to Fort Lauderdale is scheduled to operate.

Flight DY7046 Fort Lauderdale to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Virgin Atlantic – London Heathrow

Flight VS5 London Heathrow to Miami is scheduled to operate.

Flight VS6 Miami to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Virgin Atlantic – London Gatwick

Flight VS15 London Gatwick to Orlando is scheduled to operate.

Flight VS16 Orlando to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

For more flight status information please see the arrivals and departures pages of GatwickHeathrow, American AirlinesBritish Airways, Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic.

Hurricane Irma: London Flights Tuesday 12 September

Here are details of cancelled and rerouted flights to and from London due to Hurricane Irma on Tuesday 12 September.

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Hurricane Irma – Miami Beach (Image Credit: CNN)

Here are confirmed cancellations for flights between London and Florida and The Caribbean on Tuesday 12 September 2017 due to Hurricane Irma by order of airline flight code.

Please see our Hurrican Irma page for more information on the hurricane.

American Airlines

Flight AA38 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA39 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight AA56 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA57 London Heathrow to Miami is scheduled to operate.

British Airways – London Heathrow

Flight BA206 Miami to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA207 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight BA208 Miami to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA209 London Heathrow to Miami is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA226 Atlanta to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA227 London Heathrow to Atlanta is scheduled to operate.

British Airways – London Gatwick

Flight BA2036 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2037 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2038 Orlando to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2039 London Gatwick to Orlando is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2156 Tobago and Antigua to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2157 London Gatwick to Antigua and Tobago is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA2166 Tampa to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2167 London Gatwick to Tampa is cancelled.

Norwegian

Flight DY7057 London Gatwick to Orlando is scheduled to operate.

Flight DY7058 Orlando to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

Virgin Atlantic – London Heathrow

Flight VS5 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight VS6 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight VS103 London Heathrow to Atlanta is scheduled to operate.

Flight VS104 Atlanta to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

Virgin Atlantic – London Gatwick

Flight VS27 London Gatwick to Orlando is scheduled to operate.

Flight VS28 Orlando to London Gatwick is scheduled to operate.

For more flight status information please see the arrivals and departures pages of GatwickHeathrow, American AirlinesBritish Airways, Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic.

Hurricane Irma: London Flights Monday 11 September

Here are details of cancelled and rerouted flights to and from London due to Hurricane Irma on Monday 11 September.

Hurricane Irma - Naples (Credit: MSNBC)
Hurricane Irma – Naples (Credit: MSNBC)

Here are confirmed cancellations for flights between London and Florida, The Caribbean and Atlanta on Monday 11 September 2017 due to Hurricane Irma by order of airline flight code.

Please see our Hurrican Irma page for more information on the hurricane.

American Airlines

Flight AA38 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA39 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight AA56 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA57 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

British Airways – London Heathrow

Flight BA206 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA207 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight BA208 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA209 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight BA226 Atlanta to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA227 London Heathrow to Atlanta is cancelled.

Flight BA253 London Heathrow to Nassau and Grand Cayman is scheduled to operate.

Flight BA252 Grand Cayman and Nassau to London Heathrow is scheduled to operate.

British Airways – London Gatwick

Flight BA2036 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2037 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2038 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2039 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2166 Tampa to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2167 London Gatwick to Tampa is cancelled.

Flight BA2168 Fort Lauderdale to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2169 London Gatwick to Fort Lauderdale is cancelled.

Norwegian

Flight DY7045 London Gatwick to Fort Lauderdale is cancelled.

Flight DY7046 Fort Lauderdale to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic – London Heathrow

Flight VS5 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight VS6 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight VS103 London Heathrow to Atlanta is cancelled.

Flight VS104 Atlanta to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic – London Gatwick

Flight VS15 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight VS16 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight VS27 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight VS28 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight VS63 London Gatwick to Havana is cancelled.

Flight VS64 Havana to London Gatwick is cancelled.

For more flight status information please see the arrivals and departures pages of GatwickHeathrow, American AirlinesBritish Airways, Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic.

Hurricane Irma: London Flights Sunday 10 September

Here are details of cancelled and rerouted flights to and from London due to Hurricane Irma on Sunday 10 September.

Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Irma (Image Credit: CNN)

Here are confirmed cancellations for flights between London and Florida and The Caribbean on Sunday 10 September 2017 due to Hurricane Irma by order of airline flight code.

There are extensive cancellations to Miami, Orlando and Tampa as these airports have suspended commercial operations.

Please see our Hurricane Irma page for more information on the hurricane.

American Airlines

Flight AA38 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA39 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight AA56 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA57 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

British Airways – London Heathrow

Flight BA206 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA207 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight BA208 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA209 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight BA253 London Heathrow to Grand Cayman via Nassau has been rerouted will operate direct from London Heathrow to Grand Cayman only.

Flight BA252 Grand Cayman to London Heathrow via Nassau has been rerouted and will not stop at Nassau.

British Airways – London Gatwick

Flight BA2036 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2037 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2038 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2039 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2157 Antigua to Providenciales is cancelled.

Flight BA2166 Tampa to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2167 London Gatwick to Tampa is cancelled.

Flight BA2256 Providenciales to Antigua is cancelled.

Norwegian

Flight DY7058 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic – London Heathrow

Flight VS5 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight VS6 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic – London Gatwick

Flight VS15 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight VS16 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled

Flight VS27 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight VS28 Orlando to London Gatwick is cancelled

For more flight status information please see the arrivals and departures pages of GatwickHeathrow, American AirlinesBritish Airways, Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic.

Hurricane Irma: London Flights Saturday 9 September

Here are details of cancelled and rerouted flights to and from London due to Hurricane Irma on Saturday 9 September.

Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Irma (Image Credit: CNN)

Here are confirmed cancellations for flights between London and Florida and The Caribbean on Saturday 9 September 2017 due to Hurricane Irma by order of airline flight code.

Please see our Hurricane Irma page for more information on the hurricane.

There are extensive cancellations to Antigua and Miami as well as cancellations and retimed flights to Orlando and Tampa.

American Airlines

Flight AA38 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA39 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight AA56 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight AA57 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

British Airways – London Heathrow

Flight BA206 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA207 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight BA208 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Flight BA209 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

British Airways – London Gatwick

Flight BA2036 Orlando to London Gatwick is operating but will depart earlier than scheduled at 15:35 rather than 17:35.

Flight BA2037 London Gatwick to Orlando is operating but will depart earlier than scheduled at 09:20 rather than 11:20.

Flight BA2038 Orlando to London Gatwick is operating but will depart earlier than scheduled at 16:45 rather than 19:55.

Flight BA2039 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight BA2157 London Gatwick to Antigua and St Kitts is cancelled.

Flight BA2166 Tampa to London Gatwick has been retimed to an earlier departure of 17:00 rather than 18:20.

Flight BA2167 London Gatwick to Tampa has been retimed to an earlier departure of 10:35 rather than 11:35.

Flight BA2169 London Gatwick to Fort Lauderdale is cancelled.

Flight BA2168 Fort Lauderdale to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Flight BA2256 St Kitts and Antigua to London Gatwick is cancelled.

Norwegian – London Gatwick

Flight DY7057 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic – London Heathrow

Flight VS5 London Heathrow to Miami is cancelled.

Flight VS6 Miami to London Heathrow is cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic – London Gatwick

Flight VS15 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight VS16 Orlando to London Gatwick will depart at the earlier time of 16:00 rather than 18:10.

Flight VS27 London Gatwick to Orlando is cancelled.

Flight VS28 Orlando to London Gatwick will depart at the earlier time of 16:30 rather than 18:25.

Flight VS33 London Gatwick to Antigua is cancelled.

Flight VS34 Antigua to London Gatwick is cancelled.

For more flight information please see our dedicated Hurricane Irma page.

For more flight status information please see the arrivals and departures pages of GatwickHeathrow, American AirlinesBritish Airways, Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic.