Boxing Day Flight Sales
Information verified correct on March 1st, 2017
These are the flight deals you'll be waiting all year for.
Always a big day for those looking for a bargain, Boxing Day's steadily growing as a day to nab a great travel deal. We've found in the past that airlines like Jetstar, Tiger Airways and Cathay Pacific are just some to offer sales on the big day. To properly reap the rewards the trick is to get in quick.
Looking for the best flight deals available now? Check out our January flight sales page, or sign up to our travel deals newsletter below for the best sales straight to your inbox.
Other flight deals that are available now:
Up to 40% off flights to Europe
Valid on flights from 22 February 2017 - 10 December 2017 for Etihad's A World Within Reach sale. Sample fares include Perth-Dublin for $1,152 return, Melbourne-Dublin for $1,164 return. See a full list of sale fares.
Up to 40% off flights
Valid for travel until 10 December, 2017. Sample fares include Perth - Frankfurt for $1,355 economy, Perth - Manchester for $1,275 economy, Brisbane - Manchester for $1,288 economy and more. Other destinations include Edinburgh, Milan, Dublin, London, Rome, Munich etc.
Flights to San Francisco from $816 return on Qantas
Valid on flights between April to October 2017. Sample fares include Sydney to San Francisco for $846 return, Perth to San Francisco for $851 return, Brisbane to San Francisco for $874 return and more.
Flights to USA from $803 return
Valid on flights departing Sydney between May to June 2017. Sample fares include Brisbane to Los Angeles for $803 return, Sydney to Seattle for $886 return, Sydney to San Francisco for $816 return and more. Other destinations include, Chicago, Las Vegas etc.
Flights to Los Angeles from $802 return on Qantas
Valid on selected flights between April to November 2017. Sample fares include Melbourne to Los Angeles for $805 return, Sydney to Los Angeles for $807 return, Perth to Los Angeles for $818 return and more.
Flights to Hong Kong from $444 Return on Qantas
Valid on flights between April to October 2017. Sample fares include Melbourne to Hong Kong for $478 return, Brisbane to Hong Kong for $501 return and more. Conditions apply.
Flights to Edinburgh from $1,504 return
Valid for travel from Sydney in March 2017. Conditions apply.
Beijing from $439 return in the Qantas Flyaway sale
Domestic & International flights from $99 return
Valid on select dates from April until May 2017. Sample fares include Sydney to Melbourne for $99 return, Sydney to Brisbane for $132 return, Sydney to Gold Coast for $150 return and more. Other destinations include Adelaide, Auckland, Cairns, Singapore,Tokyo, Bangkok, London, Los Angeles etc.
Extra $15 off any flight
Valid on any flight, any destination for this week only.
Flights to Los Angeles from $808 return on Fiji Airways
Valid for flights between May - June, August - September and October - November 2017. Sample fares include Brisbane to Los Angeles for $811 return, Melbourne to Los Angeles for $816 return, Perth to Los Angeles for $817 return and more. Conditions apply.
Fly to New Zealand from $385 return
Valid on selected flights between April to November 2017. Sample fares include Brisbane to Auckland for $385 return, Melbourne to Christchurch for $410 return, Sydney to Christchurch for $429 return and Sydney to Auckland for $439 return. Conditions apply.
Flights to Los Angeles from $803 return on Air New Zealand
Valid on flights from June to September 2017. Sample fares include Melbourne to Los Angeles for $808 return, Brisbane to Los Angeles for $842 return, Sydney to Los Angeles for $846 return and more.
Fly to Phnom Penh, Cambodia from $286 return on AirAsia
Valid on flights from June-August 2017. Sample fares include Perth-Phnom Penh for $286 return, Melbourne-Phnom Penh for $390 return and more.
Flights to Paris from $878 return on Cathay Pacific
Valid on flights between March to May 2017. Sample fares include Melbourne to Paris for $878 return, Sydney to Paris for $886 return, Perth to Paris for $1,039 return and more. Conditions apply.
USA Flights from $858 return
Get USA Flights from $858 return only at STA Travel. Conditions Apply
$10 off flights to Key West
Get $10 off your flights to Key West at Cheap Air. T&Cs apply.
$39 & up flights within Australia with Jetstar
Valid on select dates from March 2017 until December 2017. Sample fares include Melbourne-Hobart from $39 each way, Melbourne-Sydney for $49 each way, Melbourne-Adelaide for $49 each way and Gold Coast-Sydney for $55 each way. See a full list of sale fares here.
Europe and North America flights from $896 return
Valid on selected destinations. Sample fares include San Francisco for $896 return, London for $994 return, , Paris for $919 return, Stockholm for $989 return and more. Conditions apply.
Flights from $2,011 economy
Valid on flights between 13 January - 28 March 2017 and 27 September - 22 November 2017. Sample fares include Brisbane to Istanbul for $2,011 economy, Brisbane Belgrade for $2,022 economy, Brisbane to Rabart for $2,025 and more. Other destinations include Brussels, Venice, Milan, Zurich etc. Conditions apply.
Asia from $649 return with Singapore Airlines
Valid on flights select dates until September. Sample fares include Adelaide or Melbourne to Singapore for $649 return, Sydney or Cairns to Singapore for $659 return, Perth to Singapore for $697 return, Canberra to Singapore for $699 return. Other destinations include Ho Chi Minh City, Manila, Hong Kong, Beijing, Changhai, Phuket, Tokyo.
Lay-By Flights: only $99 deposit to reserve
Reserve your lay-by flights now for only $99 deposit and pay the remaining balance until 8 weeks before your departure date. Only available on STA Travel exclusive tickets. See website for complete details. T&Cs apply.
What Boxing Day flight deals did we see in 2016?
Popular Boxing Day flight sales destinations:
- Los Angeles
- Ho Chi Minh City
Looking too add on a hotel, car hire or activities?
Get 10% off Mantra Hotels. Conditions Apply
Up to 30% When You Book Early
Get up to 30% when you book early in
Intercontinental Hotels Group. Conditions Apply
Save an extra 60%
You can save an extra 60% on bookings.Travel by 14 May 2017.
6% off sidewide bookings
Book your stay with Hotelopia and enjoy 6% off on sidewide bookings with this coupon.
20$ off vacation rentals worldwide
Enjoy 20$ off vacation rentals worldwide at Roomorama. Conditions Apply
Up to 30% off at Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Get up to 30% off - Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Period of booking & stay: Now until 31st October 2017.Booking require 7 to 30 days in advance.
Up to 15% off 5-star London Hotel
Get up to 15% off hotel bookings at The Milestone Hotel. Includes overnight UK accommodation and complimentary full English breakfast for two. Discount applies only to room rate. Excludes any additional charges made. T&Cs apply.
Up to 10% off, Swiss-Belhotel Hotels & Resorts - Indonesia & Middle East
25% off ibis hotels in the UK and Ireland
Get 25% off ibis hotels in the UK and Ireland. Valid on stays from 5 December until 17 April. Le Club members get an additional 5% off. Conditions Apply
Save up to 25% on advance bookings
Book a stay at an Ibis property at least 30 days in advance and save up to 25%.
Weekly Britannia Hotel offers: Rooms from £38 per night
Reserve a stay at a select Britannia Hotel from just £38 per night for two people, including breakfast. Available hotels vary from week to week.
Get 10% off bookings
Book direct with Swiss-Belhotel and get an instant 10% off your stay.
$20 off the first booking
Get $20 off your first booking with Roomorama.
Get up to 20% off your trip
Visit the special offers page at G Adventures and save up to 20% on your trip.
Free upgrade on 2+ day rentals
Valid on hires until 10 April. Rent an Economy (Group A) through to a full size (Group E) car with Budget in Australia for 2 or more consecutive days and you'll receive a free single upgrade up to a maximum full size sports (Group P) car. T&Cs apply.
10% off select moving vehicles
Get 10% off select moving vehicles at Hertz. Maximum rental period of 2 consecutive days applies, and must include either a Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday. T&Cs apply.
$100 off when you rent a car for 30 days or more
Get $100 off when you rent a car for 30 days or more at DriveMyCar. Conditions Apply
Up to 20% off hires
Valid for pick-ups on Sunday, Monday or Tuesdays in Australia until 31 March. Blackout dates apply. See site for details.
15% off hires of five days or more
Valid on rentals until 15 December in Australia and New Zealand. Blackout dates apply. See site for details.
Up to $30 max off weekend or weekly rental
Get up to $30 max off weekend or weekly rental at Hertz. T&Cs apply.
Save 10% on weekend or weekly rental
Save 10% on weekend or weekly rental at Hertz. T&Cs apply.
FREE day of car rental when you rent at least 7 days
Enjoy a free day of car rental when you rent at least 7 days at Hertz. T&Cs apply.
$30 off car hires
Valid on car hires in Australia until 10 April that are five days or more. Valid on car groups B, C, D, E, F, P, V, K, W, L, G, H & S.
20% off when you rent for 7 or more days
Get 20% off when you rent for 7 or more days in Australia at Hertz. Conditions apply.
Get one day free with weekend hire
Valid for car hires in Australia until 29 February. Rent a car for three days over a weekend and get one day free.
30% on your next rental
Valid for pick-up in USA and Canada before 31 January. Get 30% on your next daily, weekly or weekend rental of most car classes at Hertz. Conditions Apply
Hire a car and get your fourth day free
Hire a car with Budget Car Hire through Drive Now for a minimum of four consecutive days and get your fourth day free of base rate charges. Available for pick ups at the airport in Cairns, Gold Coast, Sydney and Melbourne (Tullamarine). Valid on select vehicles including family, full-size and SUVs.
Price guarantee or you get 10% off
Get the lowest price on car hire guaranteed or you'll get 10% off your Drive Now booking.
Tips to find cheap flights this Boxing Day
What all travellers share in common is the desire to feel comfortable and looked after and know you haven’t paid too much for it. Taking advantage of the flight sales during Boxing Day can you make you feel like you’ve received more value for money, so here are some tips to help you get the flight you want.
- Try and be flexible with your dates - Sometimes the further out you are from the date you’re planning to leave, the cheaper the flight may be.
- Compare deals and holidays to make sure you’re getting the best deal. Using sites like the ones mentioned above this page can help you see what the airlines are offering and allows you to see how much of a discount you’re really getting.
- Know when the sales start and finish so you can get the best offers. We all know that sales work on a ‘first come first service’ basis, so make sure you’re on your computer when the sale starts so you can get the best offers.
- Cut back on your intended luggage where you can. This is particularly important if you’re flying on a budget carrier, as luggage is one of the biggest problems that they have. Most budget carriers charge an extra fee if you want to check in your bags.