Star Alliance has partnered with Heathrow
Express to offer its Gold Card holders a a free upgrade when
travelling on Heathrow Express trains.
Star Alliance Gold Card holders simply need to
purchase a standard class single or return ticket for the Heathrow
Express and then once on the train, customers can choose any
available seat in Business First Class and show both their train
ticket and Star Alliance Gold Card to the attendant.
Amenities in Business First on the Heathrow
Express include complimentary newspapers and magazines, more leg
room, wider seats, a personal table, a power socket at each seat
and on-board TV.
This special promotion is open to all frequent
flyers holding Gold status in any of the 21 Frequent Flyer
Programmes offered by the Star Alliance member airlines.
will run from 15 February 2016 until further notice.
The Star Alliance network currently has 24
airlines serving Heathrow: Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China,
Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian,
Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian
Airlines, Eva Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore
Airlines, South African Airways, Swiss, TAP Portugal, Turkish
Airlines, Thai Airways and United.
In total they offer over 120 flights
per day to 47 destinations in 26 countries from Heathrow, allowing
customers to connect to the full Alliance network of more than
18,500 daily flights to 1,330 airports in 192 countries.
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