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Virgin Atlantic rolls out Independence Day Giveaway with Pre-loaded Oyster Travel Cards for Customers



Still in the spirit of celebrating Nigeria’s 55th Independence anniversary, Virgin Atlantic is offered all passengers departing for London on VS652 on the 1 October a 10£ preloaded Oyster travel card. Passengers travelling on the 1 October irrespective of the cabin received the travel card at the boarding gate. This travel card takes away the ground transport challenge passengers would ordinarily go through in Heathrow.

Passengers that arrived Lagos from Heathrow on 1 October were not left out. They were treated to free trolley services at the International Airport on arrival.

Oyster is a smartcard which can hold pay as you go credit, Travel card and Bus & Tram Pass season tickets. Holders of this card can use it to travel on bus, Tube, tram, DLR, London Over ground, TfL Rail and most National Rail services in London.

While speaking on the gesture, Kudirat Igbene; Marketing Manager, Virgin Atlantic reiterated the brand’s commitment to going the extra mile and creating unique travel experiences for every passenger.

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Virgin Atlantic flys to over 30 destinations across the US, UK, Africa, Middle East, India and Asia.

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1 Comment

  1. Anon

    October 2, 2015 at 7:17 pm

    Oyster! One of the handiest things to have in hand.

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