Delta, Virgin Atlantic to co-locate at Heathrow Terminal 3

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has reported it will operate from London Heathrow Airport´s Terminal 3, effective September 14, 2016, the company said.

Delta and Virgin Atlantic will now operate from the same terminal making it easier for customers to manage their travel plans including any last-minute flight changes.

Delta will transfer its Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City and Philadelphia flights from Terminal 4 to join its services to New York-JFK, Boston and Seattle that already operate from Terminal 3.

The company said the joint venture with Virgin Atlantic is designed to make it easy customers to connect between the two airlines by having its Heathrow service under one roof.

In total, Delta will operate 11 daily flights to eight US cities nonstop from Terminal 3. The two airlines´ summer schedule includes up to 40 daily nonstop flights between North America and the UK, of which, 28 operate between London Heathrow and the U.S.

Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 335 destinations in 61 countries on six continents.