The best Black Friday 2020 flight sales in Australia

Posted: 27 November 2020 12:50 pm

Suitcases? Check. Destination? Check. Cheap airfares? Check.

If you've been holding out on booking that getaway, now's the time to get your annual leave in.

From Jetstar's famous low fares to the luxury of Virgin Australia, these are the flight sales you can make the most out of over Black Friday and Cyber Weekend 2020.

Want to know what deals are available across all of travel? Check out our round-up of the 12 best Black Friday travel deals in Australia.

Camel ride.

$39: Pack your bags for a trip Down Under with Jetstar

It's Australia's only low-fare airline and there was no way Jetstar was going to miss out on the fun. For this year's Black Friday sale, Jetstar is offering airfares from Sydney to Melbourne (Avalon) starting from $39 one way.

Other sale fares include Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Hobart from $49, Cairns to Brisbane from $79 and Sydney to Uluru from $109 one way.

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  • Sale ends: 30 November 2020
  • Travel dates: 2 December 2020 – 1 April 2021
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We love these flights because...

  • You can get to your destination faster with direct flights across Jetstar's network.
  • The travel dates mean you get to make the most of the summer months.
  • Add FareCredit for added peace of mind just in case you need to cancel.


$1,189: Get your international affairs in order courtesy of Qatar Airways

If you're ready to take on international travel, Qatar Airways can get you there for less.

Travel from Adelaide to Amsterdam from $1,189, Sydney to Paris from $1,269 and Melbourne to Milan from $1,309 return. Other destinations include Nairobi, New York, Zagreb, Athens, Belgrade and Dublin.

Qatar Airways understands that you may be wary of global travel, so rest assured knowing your ticket is valid for two years from the purchase date. Feel free to lock in these low prices and use them later.

  • Sale ends: 29 November 2020
  • Travel dates: 1 February – 30 September 2020
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We love these flights because...

  • Qatar Airways won first place for World's Best Airline 2019 as awarded by Skytrax.
  • Checked baggage, in-flight meals and entertainment are all included in your airfares.
  • Destinations are global, with airfares to Europe, Africa and the Americas.

Gold Coast beach.

$89: Escape from reality this holiday season with Virgin Australia

Although technically not a Black Friday sale, Virgin Australia's $89 Early Bird fares are on offer over Cyber Weekend. We think you're going to like what you see with flights from Sydney to Ballina Byron from $89 and from the Gold Coast to Sydney from $99 one way.

Take off from the Gold Coast to Adelaide from $155, Brisbane to Hobart from $179 and Canberra to Cairns from $295 one way.

Want flexibility? Relax as you book knowing you're entitled to unlimited, free date changes for travel up until 31 January 2021.

  • Sale ends: 8 December 2020
  • Travel dates: 22 November 2020 – 15 September 2021
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We love these flights because...

  • Checked baggage, in-flight meals and entertainment are all included in your airfares.
  • Forget connection times with direct flights across Australia.
  • As a Velocity member, you earn 5 points for every $1 spent. On the cheapest one-way leg of this sale, you can earn 445 points.


$48: Set off across Australia with Flight Centre

The Big Red Sale is back and ready to put money back in your pocket. Bringing together flights from numerous airlines, you can take off with Jetstar from Sydney to Melbourne from $48, Melbourne to Hobart from $58 and the Gold Coast to Cairns from $104 one way.

Or, if full-service is more up your alley, fly with Qantas from Melbourne to Uluru from $437 one way, or with Virgin Australia from Adelaide to Hamilton Island from $388 one way.

  • Sale ends: 30 November 2020
  • Travel dates: Vary

We love these flights because...

  • Enjoy your choice of four airlines: Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Qantas and Air New Zealand.
  • Receive a $100 international travel voucher with all Big Red Sale bookings.
  • Flights are taking off from all major Australian airports.

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are just around the corner. If you want more travel bargains, check out the latest travel deals and flight sales.

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