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$25 off international flights
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Europe flights from $1,146 return
Valid on select dates in from October 2017 - December 2017. Sample fares include Perth to Dublin for $1,146 return and Adelaide to Dublin for $1,161 return. Other destinations include Rome, Italy, Manchester, England, London, England, Paris, France, Amsterdam, Netherlands, and Athens, Greece.
Valid on flights from January until December, with dates varying by destination. Sample fares include Melbourne to Hanoi, Vietnam for $745 return, Perth to Stockholm, Sweden or $1,135 return. Departures also available from Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane. Destinations incluce Male, Maldives, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Paris, France, Barcelona, Spain, Copenhagen, Denmark, Rome, Italy, London, England.
Domestic flights for less than $149
Valid for travel between February - June 2017. Sample fares include Melbourne to Hobart for $58 return on Jetstar, Sydney to Adelaide for $79 return on TigerAir and more.
Asia and Europe from $293 return with China Southern
Book return flights with China Southern at BYOJet. Sample fares include Sydney to Beijing from $293 return for travel between 01 May - 20 June, Adelaide to Manila from $665 for travel between 25 April - 31 May. Other destinations include Tokyo, Amsterdam, London and Paris. T&Cs apply.
Flights to Bangkok and Phuket from $587 return: THAI Airways Sale
Sample fares include Perth to Bangkok and Phuket from $587 return.Valid for travel on 24 April - 21 June, 24 July to 14 September. Melbourne to Bangkok from $599 return for travel on 31 July to 07 September. T&Cs apply.
$29 & up: Jetstar Australia Day Sale
Valid on flights from mid-February until late-March, late-April until late-June and mid-July until mid-September. Sample fares include Melbourne-Hobart for $29, Sydney-Melbourne for $35. Other destinations include Gold Coast, Adelaide, Brisbane, Newcastle-Port Stephens, Launceston, Perth, Darwin, Ballina Byron, Whitsunday Coast, Cairns, Sunshine Coast.
$35 flights in Tigerair Australia Day Sale
Valid select dates mid-February until late-March and late-April until late-June. Sample fares include Melbourne-Hobart for $35 or Sydney-Gold Coast for $39. Other destinations include Adelaide, Perth, Coffs Harbour, Brisbane, Whitsunday Coast, Darwin and Cairns.
Fly to Beijing from $268 return on China Southern Airlines + baggage and meals included
Valid for travel in February - May 2017. Price includes baggage (2x 23kg bags) and meals.
Hong Kong from $295 return
Valid on flights in March, May, October, depending on the departure city. Sample fares include Darwin from $295 return, Perth from $313 return, Melbourne from $447 return, Gold Coast from $462 return, Sydney from $478 return, Brisbane from $496 return, Adelaide from $682 return.
Valid on flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide until 30 November. Sample fares include Melbourne to Beirut for $1,200 return, Perth to Cairo for $1,225 return. Sample destinations include Dublin, Ireland, Istanbul, Turkey, Oslo, Norway, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Venice, Italy, Barcelona, Spain, Paris, France and London, England.
Valid on flights from 1 February - 31 March, 22 April - 31 May and 1 October - 30 November. Sample fares include Perth to Dublin for $1,154, Melbourne to Dublin for $1,164, Brisbane to Milan for $1,219 and Sydney to Edinburgh for $1,307. Other destinations include Munich, Manchester, Frankfurt, London.
Worldwide flight sale from $624 return with Thai Airways
Valid on flights until 31 October. Sample fares include Perth to Krabi for $624 return, Melbourne to Beijing from $693 return and Perth to Copenhagen from $1110 return. Destinations include Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, China, Hong Kong, India, Pakistan, Italy, Iran, Denmark, Belgium, Italy, Germany, France, Russia, UK, UAE and Oman.
$49 & up: Jetstar flights within Australia
Valid on flights departing in February. Sample fares include Melbourne (Avalon)-Adelaide for $49 each way ($99 return), Sydney-Melbourne (Avalon) for $49 ($99 return) and Brisbane-Newcastle/Port Stephens for $59 each way. Other destinations include Sunshine Coast, Townsville, Hobart, Mackay, Gold Coast.
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.
Italy from $889 return
Valid on flights to Milan, Rome, Venice from 1-31 March and 1-31 May. Sample fares include Melbourne or Sydney to Milan for $889-$899, Melbourne, Sydney or Perth to Rome for $899-$949.
$20 off one-way Air Canada student fares from Australia
Get $20 off one-way Air Canada student fares from Australia at STA Travel. T&Cs apply.
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$25 off select Qatar Airways flights
Get $25 off select Qatar Airways flights at STA Travel. Conditions apply.
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$20 off select China Southern airfares
Get $20 off select China Southern airfares at STA Travel. T&Cs apply.
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Asia & USA flights under $999
Sample fares include Auckland from $402, Bali from $562, Beijing from $420, Los Angeles $896 and more. Conditions apply.
London from $996 return
Valid select dates between January and June. Sample fares include Melbourne from $996, Perth from $1089, Adelaide from $1095, Sydney from $1159, Brisbane from $1199.
Up to $200 off flights to the Americas
Valid on select Air New Zealand flights booked with Flight Centre before 30 January to destinations including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Vancouver or Buenos Aires.
Fly to Los Angeles from $854 return
Valid for travel between 02 May - 24 May 2017. Book return flight to Los Angeles from $854 with China Southern at BYOJet. T&Cs apply.
Fly to Paris from $999 return
Valid for travel between 02 May - 22 Jun 2017. Sample fares includes Melbourne to Paris $999, Brisbane to Paris $1097. T&Cs apply.
Fly to Guangzhou from $801 return
Valid for travel on 15 Feb - 23 Mar 2017, 17 Apr - 25 Jun 2017 and 11 Jul - 19 Sep 2017. Book return flight to Guangzhou from $801 with China Southerns at BYOJet. T&Cs apply.
10% off freedom and business class fares
Valid on flights departing before August 2017. Valid on freedom or business class flights within Australia and to the South Pacific, Asia and Middle East.
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