Transatlantic travellers flying BusinessFirst with Continental Airlines this
Christmas or New Year can receive two complimentary Businessfirst tickets to
one of eight U.S. destinations for companions of their choice.
Also as an additional incentive for the duration of the promotion, which
runs from 17th December 2002 - 17th January 2003 inclusive, one or more
additional companions can travel BusinessFirst for only £999 extra.*
Passengers can travel on any of Continental`s 18 non-stop daily services
from the U.K. to the U.S.A. The offer is valid on non-stop flights from
London/Gatwick to Houston, Cleveland and New York/Newark and Miami. And from
London/Heathrow to New York/Newark, New York/JFK, Boston, Los Angeles, San
Francisco and Washington D.C.
The offer is also available on Continental`s non-stop services from
Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow to New York/Newark. Passengers can travel
to all above listed destinations plus Orlando through Continental`s hubs at
New York/Newark, Cleveland and Houston.
To make travelling even easier, BusinessFirst passengers with this offer can
also benefit from a complimentary chauffeur-drive service to and from their
U.K airport if all passengers originate from the same address.* Alternative
options are airport valet car parking or First Class tickets on Gatwick/
Heathrow Express trains.
Mike Carter, Continental`s Senior Director U.K. & Ireland, said, “This is a
great offer for anyone travelling to the U.S.A. for Christmas or the New
Year, whether it is for business, holiday or to visit friends and family.
Continental would like to thank BusinessFirst customers for their continuing
support and look forward to maintaining the highest level of service in
BusinessFirst passengers can benefit from a range of additional amenities
designed to enhance travellers` journeys. Extra-wide electronic sleeper
seats feature a 55-inch seat pitch, a 153-degree recline and adjustable
winged headrests. A personal entertainment system offers a selection of the
latest movies and a variety of audio channels. An award-winning wine and
champagne selection is served to complement excellent cuisine.
A specially selected and trained corps of more than 200 Concierges provide
individualised pre-flight and post-flight services for BusinessFirst
customers at 21 key international airports worldwide.
Continental flies from more U.K. airports to the U.S.A. than any other
airline offering connections to 170 destinations throughout the Americas via
Continental`s New York hub, Newark Liberty International Airport, Houston
and Cleveland. Continental currently offers the only services between
Gatwick and New York and between Manchester and Liberty International, as
well as the only services to the U.S.A. from both Birmingham and Glasgow.
Continental is the only major airline to operate a New York hub. Located
just 16 miles from downtown Manhattan, Liberty International offers the
fastest surface transfer journeys to many parts of the city, including the
new Air Train service between Liberty International and New York City`s Penn
Station, the only direct rail link between any New York-area airport and
For further information on the BusinessFirst Offer call your local travel
agent or Continental Airlines on 0800 747 800. For instant OnePass
enrolment call 01293 822 222.
* All bookings must be booked and issued by 3rd January and all travel must
be completed by 17th January 2003. The 3 for 1 offer and £999 fare exclude
relevant taxes. Certain terms and conditions apply.