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Virgin flight from heathrow

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kent england
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Virgin flight from heathrow

Hi, anyone gone on the virgin flight from LHR?, looking for seating tips for 2 adults, can't afford PE so any advice appreciated

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1. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

You might get more response on the Air Travel Forum:

tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g1-i10702-Air_Trav…

I'd expect to be crammed in like a herring in regular economy on any airline.

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2. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

look at seatguru for comments on seating an any airline

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3. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

Try not to sit anywhere close to the bathrooms.

At least you can watch your own movies at your seats. You can fit 4 movies in the flight! And the flight attendants are usually quite cheery.

Use their eye shades and use some earplugs and you might sleep a little.

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4. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

I flew LHR to SFO with Virgin on the 16th. My best recommendation is to try and get a window seat. Depending on your route and the weather you'll get some pretty great views. Also, the left hand side of the plane got a good view of the Golden Gate Bridge as we came in for landing.

I flew on a 747 (not sure if that route is always served by a 747) and was in the bubble which was nice as it was less busy, so try and get up there if you can.

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5. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

Thanks for advice, did you select your seat 90 days before or at checkin

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6. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

Select your seat as soon as you can

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7. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

I originally selected a seat when I booked (about 40 days before I flew) but during check in seats in the bubble opened up so I changed to one there instead.

I'd recommend selecting one as soon as you can.

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8. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

I know this may sound stupid but what/where do you mean by 'the bubble'? There are two of us travelling, but notice seats seem to be in 3's or 4's. My hubby likes a window seat, I like the isle so not a great configuration for us..! Any advise gratefully accepted.

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9. Re: Virgin flight from heathrow

The "bubble" is the upstairs of the 747.

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