Take off with the top flight sales from Boxing Day 2020

Posted: 26 December 2020 12:01 am

Say hi to the skies with the best airfare offers this Boxing Day.

Boxing Day has arrived and the sales are coming in left, right and centre. If you're keen on getting your bags packed for discount prices, then you've come to the right place.

From cheap-as-chips domestic fares to international savings, these are our favourite flight sales from Boxing Day 2020.


$75: Discover Down Under with Virgin Australia

See everything Australia has on offer with flights starting off from $75 from Sydney to Ballina Byron or $79 from Melbourne to Launceston.

Virgin Australia isn't stopping there either, with Brisbane to Hamilton Island from $109 and Perth to Kalgoorlie from $149 one way.

Travel with peace of mind knowing you have unlimited, free date changes for travel up until 31 March 2021.

  • Sale ends: 10:59pm on 28 December 2020.
  • Travel dates: 7 January 2021 to 23 June 2021.
Book with Virgin Australia now

We love these flights because

  • Earn a minimum of 375 points with this sale if you're a Velocity member.
  • Checked baggage, in-flight meals and entertainment are included with your airfare.
  • Forget connection times with direct flights.


$29: Fly across Australia with Jetstar

Jetstar has come through this Boxing Day with fares that you won't want to miss.

Some of our favourite fares include Adelaide to Melbourne (Avalon) from $29, Brisbane to Darwin from $85, Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Margaret River from $89 and Hobart to the Gold Coast from $95 one way.

These fares are sure to fly off the shelves, so get in while you can.

  • Sale ends: Midnight 27 December 2020
  • Travel dates: Mid-July to mid-September 2021
Book with Skyscanner now

We love these flights because

  • Enjoy direct flights across the sale.
  • Add Jetstar's FareCredit to your airfares to get a credit note if you need to cancel.
  • It's the perfect time to visit Darwin as the humidity and rainfall are at their lowest.

Girl on Kangaroo Island

$99: Explore Australia with Qantas's flying kangaroo

Take off in the double-digits with the Qantas Boxing Day sale for 2020.

Sample fares include Sydney to Byron Bay from $99, Adelaide to Kangaroo Island from $105, Melbourne to Hobart from $109 and Sydney to Hamilton Island from $174 one way.

Enjoy one free date change on bookings until 31 March 2021.

  • Sale ends: Midnight 28 December 2020
  • Travel dates: 22 April to 13 September 2021
Book with Skyscanner now

We love these flights because

  • Earn from 800 Qantas Points and 10 status credits on the cheapest one-way leg.
  • Checked baggage, in-flight meals and entertainment are all included in your airfare.
  • No connections times with direct flights across the sale.


$1,129: See the world with Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways has welcomed Boxing Day with a stack of discounted global fares.

Take off from Perth to Paris from $1,129, Sydney to Rome from $1,229, Melbourne to Cape Town from $1,429 and Brisbane to London from $1,459 return.

Save an extra 10% off if you pay with a Mastercard or 12% off if you pay via PayPal by heading to our Qatar Airways promo code page.

  • Sale ends: Midnight 31 December 2020.
  • Travel dates: 1 April to 30 September 2021.
Book your flights through Qatar Airways now

We love these flights because

  • Earn Qmiles when you fly as a Qatar Airways Privilege Club member.
  • Checked baggage, in-flight meals and entertainment are all included in your airfares.
  • Guaranteed flexibility on bookings made up until 30 April 2021.

Boxing Day is finally here. If you want more travel bargains, check out the latest travel deals and flight sales.

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