Virgin Atlantic Airways Reviews

Updated 5 Mar 2021

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3.9
69%
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78%
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Virgin Atlantic Airways CEO Shai Weiss
Shai Weiss
124 Ratings
Pros
  • "Customer focused, great people and Company ethics(in 28 reviews)

  • "Extensive Travel benefits including lounge access(in 28 reviews)

Cons
  • "long hours can be tiresome but the team helps time go by(in 12 reviews)

  • "Difficult to move from London Heathrow to another base (cabin crew)(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Virgin Atlantic is a world class airlines and mostly catering to international community with great hospitality"

    5.0
     

    I have been working at Virgin Atlantic Airways

    Pros

    Reason is their smile and dedication

    Cons

    I really don’t know or heard about it

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  2. "Cabin crew"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cabin Crew in New Delhi

    I have been working at Virgin Atlantic Airways full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It has the highest potentional of growth and opportunities requiered to thrive in aviation.

    Cons

    None so far as it deems well in their work.

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  3. "Cabin Service Supervisor"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Board Manager in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Atlantic Airways for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good Company To work With....

    Cons

    I always Enjoy Working There so no cons apart from Redundency

    Virgin Atlantic Airways Response

    February 17, 2017Recruitment Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to share your review. It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your time working at Virgin Atlantic.

  4. "Best years of my career"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Advisor 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Atlantic Airways full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great people, excellent training , great work environment,

    Cons

    Salaries tend to be low

  5. "Excellent place to work"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Atlantic Airways part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very friendly, sociable and caring

    Cons

    Not many cons, there are lots of positives

  6. "Good benefits"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Gatwick, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Atlantic Airways full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Lots of travel oppporunitys leisure and work

    Cons

    Long hours not great basic

  7. "X"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Finance Manager in Crawley, West Sussex, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Atlantic Airways full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great opportunities to move around the business

    Cons

    Very limited cons but perhaps inability to use flight benefits in recent months

  8. "The Best..."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Atlantic Airways full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Fast Paced, Rewarding and great ways of thinking... Definitely a power brand and will build back amazing...

    Cons

    The industry in general is very volatile... As a business, no real cons... Be prepared to work hard and be rewarded...

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  9. "Excellent company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Atlantic Airways full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent company. Great people, flexible lifestyle and amazing aircraft.

    Cons

    Nothing I didn’t like about working here

  10. "Great ethos"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in London, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Atlantic Airways part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great family atmosphere, many long standing staff

    Cons

    Low salary job is very different from previous years

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