Cheap Flights of the Week: Australia, New Zealand, Europe

Posted: 17 August 2018 9:40 am

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$39: Flights across Australia and Asia with Jetstar

Organise that spring break just before the busy summer holidays hit with Jetstar's latest sale, an extended Friday Fare Frenzy that goes all weekend long. It features flights within Australia and over to Asia for travel October to December. Sample fares include Melbourne (Avalon) from $39. See the full list of flights available here.

Fares are one way and do not include checked baggage, meals and entertainment.

Travel dates: October 2018 - December 2019.
Sale ends: 20 August 2018.

Book your Jetstar flight now

We love these flights because:

  • They might not be the cheapest fares you can get across Australia during sales but for the Christmas and spring holiday period, they're a catch.
  • Travel dates are available from mid-December to mid-January on select routes.

$148: Flights to New Zealand on Air New Zealand

It doesn't get much cheaper than this with flights across the ditch from $148 each way. This is on Sydney to Christchurch flights with Melbourne or Brisbane flights to Christchurch starting from $149 each way too.

Fares do not include checked luggage, meals and entertainment.

Travel dates: November 2018 - May 2019.
Sale ends: Midnight 17 August 2018.

Book your New Zealand flight now

We love these flights because:

  • They are super cheap for Air New Zealand flights with the previous sale starting at $168 each way.
  • They cover a wide range of travel dates.
  • Most flights are direct, getting you to your holiday faster.

$799: Full service flights to Europe

Get to Europe on the cheap with Air China! Sample flights start from $799 return to Warsaw, from $839 to Barcelona and from $859 to Athens when departing from Melbourne. Flights are full service and include checked luggage, meals and entertainment.

Travel dates: October 2018 - June 2019.
Sale ends: 30 August, unless sold out.

We love these flights because:

  • They include some late spring dates which is an optimal time to visit Europe for thinning crowds and pleasant weather.
  • Travel can also be over winter for Christmas markets and a white Christmas.

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