If you hold Star Alliance Gold status and travel on Heathrow Express, there’s a very good offer starting today – allowing you to upgrade from Heathrow Express Standard to First Class for nothing.
To use this you must
- Use your Star Alliance Gold Card (which must be valid and a physical card)
- Have a vaild Heathrow Express Ticket
- Must be on a full fare ticket
The offer is valid both ways between London Paddington and Heathrow Terminal 2/3
Full terms and conditions at the Star Alliance site, but this is a reasonable upgrade for those who are grabbing the Heathrow Express at the last minute between Heathrow and London.
It isn’t the cheapest method however for a walk up fare (there’s Heathrow Connect and the Piccadilly Line), but for those of you need to get to London in a hurry and want to go in some comfort – it’s not a bad options.
Even if it is just a 15 minute ride.
There are cheaper methods of getting on the Heathrow Express providing you book in advance.
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