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Virgin Australia Promo Codes: Runway Runaway EOFY Sale from $69

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Discover how Virgin Australia promo codes can reduce the cost of your flights when you book with Virgin Australia.

Virgin Australia is a leading airline company that offers something for everybody. Budget-minded travellers can choose a ‘no-frills’ service and the comfort-minded can choose a premium service with lounge access, full service on board, extra baggage and extra leg-room. Frequent flyers can earn points through the Velocity Program for use on Virgin flights, international partner airlines, hotels and more.

Where can you fly with Virgin Australia for less than $100?

Virgin Australia promo codes and deals

Runway Runaway EOFY Sale: Fly from $69

Sample fares include Sydney to/from Ballina for $69, Brisbane to/from Newcastle for $69, Adelaide to/from Melbourne for $79. Valid on select dates until March 2017.

Virgin Happy Hour

Enjoy the Virgin Australia Happy Hour campaign from 4pm every Thursday. Conditions Apply

Early Bird Sale: Flights from $65 each way

Book an early bird fare with Virgin Australia from just $65. Tickets must be booked at least 60 days prior to travel. Valid on flights from July until March. Dates vary slightly depending on the route. See site for details.


Where can I fly with Virgin Australia's Early Bird Sale for less than $100?

(Hurry! These discounted fares are only available until 30 June.)

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MelbourneLaunceston$698 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
LauncestonMelbourne$698 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyBallina Byron$799 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Ballina ByronSydney$799 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyTamworth$7925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
TamworthSydney$7925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneNewcastle/Port Stephens$798 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Newcastle/Port StephensBrisbane$798 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyBrisbane$899 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneSydney$899 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyGold Coast$899 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Gold CoastSydney$899 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyLaunceston$898 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
LauncestonSydney$898 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
AdelaideMelbourne$899 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MelbourneAdelaide$899 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MelbourneNewcastle/Port Stephens$898 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Newcastle/Port StephensMelbourne$898 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MelbourneHobart$958 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
HobartMelbourne$958 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyCoffs Harbour$998 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Coffs HarbourSydney$998 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyMelbourne$999 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MelbourneSydney$999 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
SydneyPort Macquarie$9925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Port MacquarieSydney$9925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MelbourneMildura$9925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MilduraMelbourne$9925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneBundaberg$996 October until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BundabergBrisbane$996 October until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneGladstone$998 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
GladstoneBrisbane$998 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneMackay$996 October until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
MackayBrisbane$996 October until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneWhitsunday Coast (Proserpine)$999 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
Whitsunday Coast (Proserpine)Brisbane$999 August until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
BrisbaneRockhampton$996 October until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
RockhamptonBrisbane$996 October until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
PerthGeraldton$9925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now
GeraldtonPerth$9925 July until 31 MarchSearch for your dates now

How do I use my Virgin Australia promo code?

How do I use my Virgin Australia promo code?

  1. Click one of the deals above to go to the Virgin Australia site and select ‘Flights’ on the booking form.
  2. Enter your departure port, destination port, travel dates and the number of passengers that are travelling.
  3. Enter your promo code in the box provided and click ‘Find Flights’.
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  4. Select your preferred flight/s from the menu and click ‘Continue’.
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  5. Enter your details, travel preferences and Velocity number, if you have one, and click ‘Continue’.
  6. Finalise your booking by entering your payment details.


What are the Virgin Australia routes?

Operating both domestic and international flights, Virgin Australia connects dozens of cities within Australia and abroad. With the help of code share partners, you're able to connect to cities outside of Virgin's scheduled routes on airlines including Etihad Airways, Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Delta Air Lines, South African Airways, Airberlin, Alaska Airlines, WestJet Airlines, Air Serbia and Aeromexico. You can also connect to other Virgin-owned carriers including Virgin America.

Domestic Route Map

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International Route Map

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What are the top Virgin Australia destinations?


Virgin Australia Frequently Asked Questions

What's the Virgin Australia check-in procedure?

For domestic flights, Virgin recommends checking in at least 45 minutes prior to departure time. Check-in closes 30 minutes prior to your flight. Online check-in is also available.

If your domestic flight will be connecting you to an international flight, it's recommended to leave some extra time for check-in.

For international flights, Virgin recommends being checked in between 90 minutes and two hours prior to your flight. Online check-in is currently unavailable for international flights, so all passengers will need to check in at the airport counter.

What's the Virgin Australia online check-in procedure?

Visit Virgin's online check-in portal and enter your booking details. You'll need either your booking reference or Velocity number, surname and the departure airport information to check-in online.


What are the different Virgin Australia fare types?

Virgin Australia has four fare class options for domestic flight and international short-haul flight bookings: Saver Lite, Saver, Flexi and Business. International long-haul flights offer five class options: Saver, Flexi, Premium Saver, Premium and Business.

What's included in each domestic fare type?

Saver LiteSaverFlexiBusiness
Cabin ClassEconomyEconomyEconomyBusiness
Carry-On and Checked Baggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
    (Flights booked prior to 17 March 2015 do not include checked baggage)
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and two bags up to 32kg each
Food and Beverage
  •  Included
  •   Included
  •   Included
  •   Included
Seat Selection
  •  Included
  •   Included
  •    Included
  •    Included
Priority Check-in and Boarding
  •  Not included
  •   Not included
  •   Not included
  •    Included
Lounge Access
  •  Not included, but available for purchase
  •  Not included, but available for purchase
  •  Not included, but available for purchase
  •    Included
ChangesFee applies. Changes can be made up to midnight the day prior to departure.Fee applies. Changes can be made up to midnight the day prior to departure.Changes can be made up until departure for no additional charge.Changes can be made any time for no additional charge.
CancellationsFee applies. Cancellations can be made up to midnight the day prior to departure.Fee applies. Cancellations can be made up to midnight the day prior to departure.Cancellations can be made up until departure for no additional charge.Changes can be made any time for no additional charge.

What's included in each international short-haul fare type? (Trans-Tasman flights only)

Saver LiteSaverFlexiBusiness
Cabin ClassEconomyEconomyEconomyBusiness
Carry-On and Checked Baggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage. Fees apply for checked baggage.
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and two bags up to 32kg each
Food and Beverage
  • Tea, coffee and water are included. Food is available for purchase.
  • Tea, coffee and water are included. Food is available for purchase.
  • Included
  • Premium dining included from an exclusive Business Class menu
Seat Selection
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
Priority Check-in and Boarding
  • Not included
  • Not included
  • Not included
  • Included
Lounge Access
  • Not included
  • Not included
  • Not included
  • Not included. Guests travelling to New Zealand can access the Air New Zealand Koru lounge.
ChangesFee applies. Name changes are not permitted.Time and date changes can be made up until 24 hours before departure.Fee applies. Name changes are not permitted.Time and date changes can be made up until 24 hours before departure.Changes permitted and can be booked online up to 24 hours prior, but any fare difference must be paid.Changes permitted and can be booked online up to 24 hours prior, but any fare difference must be paid.
CancellationsFee applies. Cancellations can be made up to 24 hours prior to a flight. You will receive a credit that must be used within 12 months.Fee applies. Cancellations can be made up to 24 hours prior to a flight. You will receive a credit that must be used within 12 months.Cancellations can be made up 24 hours prior to departure.until departure for no additional charge.Cancellations can be made up 24 hours prior to departure.until departure for no additional charge.

What's included in each international long-haul fare type?

SaverFlexiPremium SaverPremiumBusiness
Cabin ClassEconomyEconomyPremium EconomyPremium EconomyBusiness
Carry-On and Checked Baggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and two bags up to 23kg of checked luggage (except flights to Sinapore, which only include one checked bag)
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry on luggage and two bags up to 23kg of checked luggage (except some flights to Singapore, which only include one checked bag)
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry on luggage and two bags up to 32kg of checked luggage (except some flights to Singapore, which only include one checked bag)
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry on luggage and two bags up to 32kg of checked luggage (except some flights to Singapore, which only include one checked bag)
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and two bags up to 32kg each
Food and Beverage
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
  • Premium dining included from an exclusive Business Class menu
Seat Selection
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included with extra leg room
  • Included with extra leg room
  • Included
Priority Check-in and Boarding
  • Not included
  • Priority check-in included only
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
Lounge Access
  • Not included, but available for purchase.
  • Not included, but available for purchase.
  • Not included, but available for purchase
  • Not included, but available for purchase
  • Included
ChangesFee applies and change depending on your destination, and details can be found on Virgin's website.Fees apply to some Flexi fares, but are generally less than the cost of changing a saver fare. Details can be found on Virgin's website.Fee applies and change depending on your destination, and details can be found on Virgin's website.No fees apply to changes made within 24 hours, but you will need to pay any fare difference.No fees apply to changes made within 24 hours on most routes, but you will need to pay any fare difference.
CancellationsFee applies and change depending on your destination, and details can be found on Virgin's website.Fees apply to some Flexi fares, but are generally less than the cost of changing a saver fare. Details can be found on Virgin's website.Fee applies and change depending on your destination, and details can be found on Virgin's website.No fees apply for flights to Europe via Abu Dhabi or to North America. Fees apply to most other cancellations and is generally $120.Cancellations can be made up 24 hours prior to departure for a fee of $120 on most routes.


How does the Velocity Frequent Flyer program work?

Virgin Australia’s Velocity Program is a loyalty program that allows customers to earn and spend points on Virgin Australia’s services such as flights (including those with partner airlines), hotels, car hire, tours and activities, as well a number of goods and services on the ground. Members can take advantage of pet points and combine or transfer points between family members.

The program is free to join. To start earning and spending points simply enter your Velocity number at the time of booking.

Velocity points can also be collected aboard flights with code share airlines. These include Air New Zealand, Airberlin, Delta Air Lines, Etihad Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Virgin America and Virgin Atlantic.

A perk of being a member, is that you may be eligible for additional extra baggage allowance on flights.

Looking for more information about the Velocity Frequent Flyer program?

Check out our Complete guide to the Velocity Frequent Flyer program.

What is Virgin Australia’s baggage allowance if I have a Velocity Frequent Flyer card?

Your baggage allowance will depend on your travel class and Velocity membership. For most flights the baggage allowances are:

Fare TypeRed/ NoneSilver GoldPlatinum
Saver LiteNoneNoneNoneNone
Saver1 x 23kg2 x 23kg2 x 23kg3 x 23kg
Flexi 1 x 23kg2 x 23kg2 x 23kg3 x 23kg
Business2 x 32kg2 x 32kg2 x 32kg3 x 32kg

Additional luggage may be purchased on Saver Lite fares.


What are the Virgin Australia baggage fees?

Most Virgin Australia fares include baggage, but do limit the number of pieces to one or two.

For domestic flights, the first additional piece of luggage is $70, the second piece is $90 and the third to ninth piece is $150 each. If any piece is overweight, there is an additional charge of $70 per overweight bag.

For international short-haul flights departing Australia, the first piece of luggage is $120, the second piece is $200, and the third to ninth piece is $250 each. If any piece of overweight, there is an additional charge of $120 per overweight bag.

For international long-haul flights to the Americas, the fee departing Australia is $150 per additional bag with an additional charge of $100 per overweight bag. For flights departing the Americas, it's US$150 per additional bag, with an additional charge of US$100 per overweight bag. For long-haul flights to other international destinations, excess baggage fees are calculated per kilogram and range from $30-$70 per kilogram.


How can I check a Virgin Australia flight status?

To check a flight status, you can either check directly on Virgin Australia's website by clicking here and searching by flight number, or checking the website of the arriving airport.


What is Virgin Australia’s Velocity Program and how can I use my points?

Virgin Australia’s Velocity Program is a loyalty program that allows customers to earn and spend points on Virgin Australia’s services such as flights (including those with partner airlines), hotels, car hire, tours and activities, as well a number of goods and services on the ground. Members can take advantage of pet points and combine or transfer points between family members.

The program is free to join. To start earning and spending points simply enter your Velocity number at the time of booking.

You can now redeem Velocity Points for Tigerair flights. The partner airline has recently joined Virgin's frequent Flyer program, and points can be used towards flights, taxes, checked baggage, in-flight meals and more. You can also use points toward part of Tigerair flights and choose to pay the rest with a credit card or bank transfer.


How do I book Virgin Australia holidays?

You can book a holiday through Virgin Australia the same way you book a flight. Simply enter your departure place and destination, numbers of guests, and travel dates and click ‘Search’ to browse through the options.


What forms of payment does Virgin Australia accept?

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal
  • American Express
  • Diners Club
  • Poli
  • Travel Bank
  • Gift Voucher (only via the call centre)

What is Virgin Australia’s cancellation and refunds policy?

All bookings can be cancelled, however not all are refundable. You may be charged fees to cancel and/or make changes to your flight depending on your ticket class (Saver Lite, Saver, Flexi, Business). Detailed information about the fare rules of your particular flight can be found on your itinerary and on the Virgin Australia website.


Virgin Australia Review | Pros and Cons

Pros

  • Get more value with the Velocity Program. Combine your reservations and shop with Virgin’s partners to earn and spend loyalty points on a range of goods and services.
  • Book everything in the same place. You can book flights, hotels, car hire, tours and take out travel insurance in just a few easy steps through Virgin Australia’s online portal.
  • Easy online management. Log into your Virgin Australia account to make changes and manage your reservations easily.

Cons

  • Call centre fees apply. Cancellations and changes made through the call centre will incur a fee of $35. Manage your booking online to avoid extra fees.

What other services does Virgin Australia offer?

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Hotels: If you’re bound for an Australian destination and need a place to stay, click on ‘Hotels’ on the Virgin Australia booking form. Booking a hotel through Virgin allows you to earn and redeem points as part of the Velocity Program.

Activities: Whether it’s a family holiday, a romantic getaway or an off-the-beaten-track trip, it's always handy to have a few programs up your sleeve. Godo is a trusted partner of Virgin Australia (yes, part of the Velocity Program) and can give great travel advice and deals, as well as organise activities including cruises, tours and theme parks all over Australia and New Zealand.

Car hire: Virgin’s car hire partners include Hertz, Europcar and Thrifty, and you can book directly with the airline to pick up your car on arrival. Velocity members can earn and redeem points through the car hire program.

Travel insurance: To travel with peace of mind, travel insurance is a must. If you aren’t covered for your trip you can take out a policy easily through Virgin Australia in partnership with Allianz.

Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is a journalist, avid traveller and all-round bargain hunter. If there's an online coupon code, deal or cheap flight available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too.

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