Cheap Flights of the Week: Thailand, Europe, Round-The-World

Posted: 10 August 2018 11:33 am

A weekly round-up of the best flight deals across the Internet.

$285: Flights to Thailand on Scoot

Dry season fares to Thailand's hotspots of Bangkok, Phuket and Krabi are now on sale from a dismally low $285 return. Sample fares include Perth to Krabi from $285, Perth to Phuket from $312, Gold Coast to Bangkok from $338 and Sydney to Phuket from $358 return.

Prices do not include checked baggage, meals and entertainment.

Travel dates: October - November 2018 and January - March 2019.
Sale ends: Until sold out.

Book your Scoot flight now

We love these flights because:

  • Travel dates are available during the dry season which is November-February for Bangkok and January-April for the islands.
  • Flights take off from Perth, Gold Coast, Sydney and Melbourne, with no flight more than $440 return.
  • Scoot transits through Singapore Airport which is one of the world's best for facilities, food and entertainment.

$905: 5-star flights to Europe with Etihad

Dance with leprechauns in Dublin, marvel at colourful mosques in Istanbul and walk among ruins in Rome with the latest Etihad flight sale. Sample flights include Perth to Istanbul from $905, Melbourne to Dublin from $909, Perth to Rome from $1,020 and Melbourne to London from $1,171. See here for a full list of fares.

Fares are return and include checked luggage, meals and entertainment.

Travel dates: 1 September - 12 June 2019.
Sale ends: 12 August, unless sold out earlier.

Book your Europe flight now

We love these flights because:

  • They're super cheap for a 5-star airline and include flights during shoulder season.
  • Choose to visit Athens, Dublin, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Manchester, Paris or Rome.
  • Break up your journey with a side trip to Abu Dhabi.

$1,179: 3-stop Round-The-World flights on Virgin Atlantic

If you're looking to see the world and do it all to budget, round the world fares are the answer. This one takes you from Australia to Los Angeles, London and Hong Kong before returning you back home from just $1,179. That's practically three destinations for the price of one.

Flights from Melbourne start at $1,179, from Sydney at $1,199, Brisbane at $1,225 and Perth from $1,275.

Travel dates: 25 February - 11 April 2019.
Sale ends: Until sold out.

Book your South America multi-stop trip now

We love these flights because:

  • You get to visit three cities for practically the price of flying to one.
  • Travel in March and April for spring weather in the Northern Hemisphere (which is miles better than winter weather in February).
  • Journeys depart from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.

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