Virgin Atlantic has prolonged the suspension of its providers to Shanghai till the top of March.
The information comes because the China continues to battle an outbreak of a brand new coronavirus.
The virus is now believed to have killed 565 folks and contaminated 28,018.
All however one of many deaths have been in China, with the Philippines additionally struggling one fatality.
Asserting the information, a Virgin Atlantic spokesperson mentioned: “The well being and security of our clients and employees stays our absolute precedence.
“We proceed to observe the Coronavirus state of affairs very rigorously, together with the most recent steering from the World Well being Organisation and the International & Commonwealth Workplace, which on Tuesday issued new steering to UK residents to go away China if they can achieve this.
“Given this new FCO recommendation, the growing entry restrictions on latest guests to mainland China, and our rigorous concentrate on security, Virgin Atlantic has opted to increase the suspension of Heathrow-Shanghai operations till March 28th.”
Passengers booked to journey ought to contact Virgin Atlantic to debate journey plans, the airline added.
There shall be an choice to obtain a refund.
Passengers can contact the client care workforce by way of an SMS messaging system on +44 (0) 7481 339184.