British Airways competitorsClear all

British Airways's top competitors include Norwegian Air Shuttle, SAS (Scandinavian Airlines), Southwest Airlines and AirAsia.
British Airways
British Airways
British Airways is a company that provides international and domestic scheduled air services for the carriage of passengers and cargo.
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Norwegian is a low-cost airline.
SAS (Scandinavian Airlines)
SAS (Scandinavian Airlines)
The largest airline company in Scandinavia, flying to and from Europe, with flights to North America and Asia.
Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines is an airline low-cost carrier.
AirAsia
AirAsia
AirAsia is a company that provides airline operating services.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1974
Founding Date
1993
Founding Date
1946
Founding Date
1967
Founding Date
2001
Type
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Harmondsworth, GB HQ
Locations
Lysaker, NO HQ
Locations
Solna, SE HQ
Locations
Dallas, US HQ
Locations
KLIA, MY HQ
Employees
Employees
4,312
Employees
9,3888% decrease
Employees
4,937
Employees
60,800
Employees
21,05916% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
280.5 m
Valuation ($)
1.5 b
Valuation ($)
28 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
1.3 m
Twitter followers
118.8 k
Twitter followers
120.8 k
Twitter followers
2.1 m
Twitter followers
3.3 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
600
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
101
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
64
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
753
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
78
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
30.3
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
24.5%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
16.83%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
20.31%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
37.45%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.72%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
13323
Alexa Website Rank
142276
Alexa Website Rank
381797
Alexa Website Rank
1726
Alexa Website Rank
7225
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4.5
Employee Rating
3.9

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
£13b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
kr46.7b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$22.4b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
RM6.8b (FY, 2016)
Net income
Net income
£2.1b (FY, 2018)
Net income
N/A
Net income
kr621m (FY, 2019)
Net income
$2.3b (FY, 2019)
Net income
N/A

Operating

Aircraft Fleet
Aircraft Fleet
N/A
Aircraft Fleet
116 (FY, 2016)
Aircraft Fleet
158 (FY, 2019)
Aircraft Fleet
687 (Q3, 2017)
Aircraft Fleet
176 (Q1, 2017)
Available Seat Kilometers
Available Seat Kilometers
N/A
Available Seat Kilometers
49 b (FY, 2015)
Available Seat Kilometers
52.4 b (FY, 2019)
Available Seat Kilometers
N/A
Available Seat Kilometers
20.6 b (Q1, 2017)
Destinations
Destinations
N/A
Destinations
150 (FY, 2016)
Destinations
127 (FY, 2019)
Destinations
101 (FY, 2016)
Destinations
N/A
Flights
Flights
N/A
Flights
N/A
Flights
N/A
Flights
341.1 k (Q3, 2017)
Flights
94.8 k (Q1, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
Passenger Load Factor
N/A
Passenger Load Factor
0.9 (FY, 2015)
Passenger Load Factor
0.8 (FY, 2019)
Passenger Load Factor
0.8 (Q3, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
0.9 (Q1, 2017)
Passengers
Passengers
N/A
Passengers
29.3 m (FY, 2016)
Passengers
29.8 m (FY, 2019)
Passengers
24.7 m (Q1, 2020)
Passengers
15.2 m (Q1, 2017)
Revenue Passenger Kilometres
Revenue Passenger Kilometres
N/A
Revenue Passenger Kilometres
42.3 b (FY, 2015)
Revenue Passenger Kilometres
39.4 b (FY, 2019)
Revenue Passenger Kilometres
N/A
Revenue Passenger Kilometres
18.2 b (Q1, 2017)
Routes
Routes
N/A
Routes
450 (FY, 2016)
Routes
299 (FY, 2019)
Routes
N/A
Routes
N/A
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Norwegian Air Shuttle
HQ
Lysaker, NO
Employees
9,388↓ 8% decrease

Norwegian is a low-cost airline.

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SAS (Scandinavian Airlines)
HQ
Solna, SE
Employees
4,937

The largest airline company in Scandinavia, flying to and from Europe, with flights to North America and Asia.

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Southwest Airlines
HQ
Dallas, US
Employees
60,800

Southwest Airlines is an airline low-cost carrier.

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AirAsia
HQ
KLIA, MY
Employees
21,059↑ 16% increase

AirAsia is a company that provides airline operating services.

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