Virgin America Route Map
Virgin America is a United States-based airline that began service on August 8, 2007. San Francisco International Airport is Virgin America's main hub, but the airline also has focused city hubs at Los Angeles International Airport and Dallas Love Field. Both have several point-to-point transcontinental flights. However, the lack of a decent route network on the east coast is a major problem.
From San Francisco there are three direct daytime flights to New York, at 07:00, 09:15 and 14:55. There is also a flight that stops en-route, and a couple of redeyes, at 21:25 and 23:00. Los Angeles also has flights to New York at 10:40, 13:20, 14:30, and 15:45. After this you are stuck on a redeye, with either the 21:25, or 23:45. Washington has just 2 daytime flights, at 07:00 and 12:20, or overnight at 10:05.
From San Francisco, there are plenty of other longer haul flights, such as Philadelphia once a day at 08:30, Boston three times a day at 06:50, 09:45 and 22:40, Dallas thrice daily at 07:30, 13:30 and 17:50, and Chicago at 07:00, 12:50, and 17:45. There are also a few of international services - from San Francisco there is Puerto Vallarta at 09:30 and Los Cabos in Mexico at 12:10. Plus from Los Angeles there are flights at to Cant' at 11:05, arriving at 17:50.
Virgin America Baggage Allowance
1) Carry-on Baggage
Virgin America allows 1 carry-on bag and 1 personal item per passenger fee free.
Carry-on should not exceed the following: 50 linear inches (24 x 16 x 10 in) or 127 centimetres (61 x 41 x 25 cm) including handles and wheels and Personal item should not exceed the following: 36 linear inches (17 x 10 x 9 in) or 90 centimetres (43 x 25 x 22 cm)
2) Checked Baggage:
2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum
Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimetres (length + width + height)
Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms.
The fees for standard checked baggage: First bag: $25.00 USD and Second bag: $25.00 USD
3) Excess Baggage:
Virgin America charges $25.00 per bag for the third bag through the tenth.
4) Overweight Baggage:
Virgin America will charge the following for bags that are greater than the standard 50 pounds or 23 kilograms:
51 to 70 pounds or 24 to 32 kilograms: $50.00 USD extra per bag
71 to 100 pounds or 33 to 46 kilograms: $100.00 USD extra per bag
Bags exceeding 100 pounds or 46 kilograms will not be accepted as checked baggage.
5) Oversize Baggage:
Virgin America charges $75.00 extra for bags that are from 63 to 80 linear inches or from 160 to 200 centimetres. Bags greater than 80 linear inches or 200 centimetres will not be accepted as checked baggage.
6) Sports Equipment:
Sports equipment such as skis, golf bags, fishing equipment, hockey, and lacrosse equipment will be accepted up to Virgin America's size and weight limits and will count as one checked baggage.
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Virgin America Inflight Services
1. Entertainment with a Touch:
Enjoy newly released movies, live TV, music videos and songs from our music library. You can play games too.
Hop on a brand new Virgin America plane, and stay connected with our inflight WiFi services.
3. Seat-to-Seat delivery + Chat:
Break the ice by sending a drink, meal, or snack to another seat with our touch screen system. Or, you can even use chat to talk to others while sitting in the comfort of your seat.
Not only do we have WiFi on every flight to keep you connected, we also have standard and USB plugs at every seat.
5. And More:
Get your bearings with Google Maps’ Terrain View. Or, if you are planning to have few drinks and snacks while watching a few premium TV shows, use open tab to order as much as you want, and close out your tab when you want to.
Unaccompanied service is mandatory for children between 5-14 years traveling without an adult who is at least 15 years old. Children ages 15-17 years are not required to travel as unaccompanied minors, but the service is optional for this age group as well.
Children under 4 years old are not allowed to travel unless accompanied by an adult who is at least 15 years old.
Unaccompanied minors ages 5-14 can only travel on non-stop flights.