January flight sales for 2021 that will cure your wanderlust

Get ready to jet set into the new year with these awesome flight deals.

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If your New Year’s resolution is to see more of the country then you won’t have to wait long till you’re sitting on a plane on your way to a new adventure.

January is one of the best times to get a deal on a flight, and we've popped all the online flight sales we could find on this page. Don’t have your heart set on a destination yet? Then let these deals take the lead and inspire your next adventure.

Kayak Kayak

Australia-wide flights from $139 with Qantas

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Trip.com Trip.com

Queensland flights from $76 each way

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Virgin Australia Virgin Australia

Australia-wide flights from $89 each way

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Qatar Airways Qatar Airways

Up to 10% off international flights with code

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Jetstar sale: Australia-wide flights from $35 each way

Available on select flights from February - September 2021 to Launceston, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Cairns, Sydney, Uluru and more. Sample fare is Adelaide-Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Virgin Australia Virgin Australia

Australia-wide flights from $89 each way

Available on flights from January - September 2021 to Gold Coast, Brisbane, Cairns, Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Hobart, Townsville, Darwin and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Ballina. T&Cs apply.

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Qatar Airways Qatar Airways

Up to 10% off international flights with code

Available for Mastercard holders on flights from 1 November 2020 - 30 June 2021. Valid on flights departing from Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, and Canberra. T&Cs apply.

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Trip.com Trip.com

Virgin Australia flights from $78 each way

Available on select travel dates until December 2021 to Gold Coast, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, Canberra, Cairns, Hamilton Island and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Australia-wide flights from $89 return

Available on select flights until May 2021. Destinations include Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Broome and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Melbourne with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $146 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Qatar Airways lights from $961 each way

Available on select travel dates until December 2021 to Manchester, Barcelona, Cape Town, Maldives, Athens, Dublin and more. Sample fare is Adelaide-London. T&Cs apply.

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Qantas flights from $111 each way

Available on select travel dates until December 2021 to Adelaide, Hobart, Cairns, Brisbane, Perth, Canberra and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Virgin Australia Virgin Australia

Free flight change fees and cancellation fees

Available on flights until 30 June 2021 to Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Perth, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart, Darwin, Broome, Cairns and more. T&Cs apply.

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Virgin Australia Virgin Australia

Western Australia flights from $199 each way

Available on select dates until November 2021 Perth, Broome and Kununurra. Plus get flexible dates on flights until 31 January 2021. T&Cs apply.

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Cheap air Cheap air

Europe flights from USD$1,662 return

Available on select travel dates to Greece, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and more. T&Cs apply.

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Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific

Up to 25% off business class flights

Available on select travel dates to Japan, London, Amsterdam, Los Angeles, San Francisco and more. Must book 30-90 days in advance. T&Cs apply.

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Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific

Hong Kong flights from $940 return

Available on flights until January 2022 departing from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and more. Sample fare is Perth-Hong Kong. T&Cs apply.

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Trip.com Trip.com

Australia flights from $81 each way

Available on flights in January 2021 to Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Darwin, Canberra, Perth and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Ballina with FlyPelican. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $96, Qantas from $133 and more. T&Cs apply.

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British Airways British Airways

Flights to London from $1,288 return

Available on select flights until December 2021. Sample fare departs from Sydney. T&Cs apply.

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British Airways British Airways

Flights to United Kingdom from $1,270 return

Available on flights until 31 December 2021 to London, Edinburgh and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Manchester. T&Cs apply.

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Qatar Airways Qatar Airways

Up to 20% off flight experiences

Available when you purchase extra baggage, lounge access or meet and assist services online. T&Cs apply.

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KLM KLM

$1,515: Europe flights from Adelaide

Available on select travel dates to Amsterdam, London, Dublin, Rome and more. Sample fare is Adelaide-Helsinki. T&Cs apply.

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KLM KLM

Flights from Sydney from $1,537

Available on select travel dates to Amsterdam, London, Helsinki, Rome and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Dublin. T&Cs apply.

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Air Canada flights from $1,815 each way

Available on select flights in 2021 to Toronto, Kelowna, Edmonton and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Vancouver. T&Cs apply.

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Flights to Malaysia from $367 return

Available on select flights in 2021. Sample fare is Perth-Kuala Lumpur.

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Flights to USA from $412 return

Available on select flights in 2021 to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas, New York and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Honolulu with Jetstar.

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Flights to New Zealand from $265 return

Available on select flights in 2021 to Christchurch, Queenstown, Wellington and more. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Auckland with Jetstar. Other airlines include Air New Zealand from $555 and more.

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Singapore flights from $366 return

Available on select dates in 2021. Sample fare departs from Darwin with Jetstar. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to USD$100 off business class flights

Available on booking fees on select flight dates. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Cook Islands, London and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to USD$20 off flights

Available on flight fees on select travel dates. Destinations include Gold Coast, Brisbane, Perth, Hobart and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to USD$30 off flight booking fees

Available on select travel dates to Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Adelaide, Canberra, Perth, Darwin and more. Applies to bookings up to 6 persons. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to USD$10 off flight fees

Available on select travel dates to Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Adelaide, Canberra, Perth, Darwin and more. Maximum of 2 travelers. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to USD$20 off flight fees

Available on all dates on flights to Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Hobart, Canberra, Adelaide and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to USD$25 off booking fees

Available on select travel dates. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada and more. Maximum of 5 travelers. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Australia-wide flights from $139 with Qantas

Available on select travel dates in 2021 to Sydney, Adelaide, Canberra, Perth, Brisbane, Coffs Harbour and more. Sample fares is and Melbourne-Launceston. T&Cs apply.

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Cheap Flights Cheap Flights

Australia flights from $98 return

Available on select 2021 flights to Gold Coast, Sydney, Ballina, Cairns, Brisbane, Canberra and more. Sample fares are Avalon-Adelaide and Melbourne-Hobart with Jetstar. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Melbourne flights from $89 return

Available on select dates until June 2021. Sample fare departs from Sydney with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $146 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Brisbane flights from $69 each way

Available on select dates until June 2021. Sample fare departs from Sydney with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $143. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Sydney flights from $50 each way

Available on select dates until May 2021. Sample fare departs from Ballina with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia with $87 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Hobart flights from $96 return

Available on select flights until April 2021. Sample fare departs from Melbourne with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $218 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Broome flights from $304 return

Available on select dates until June 2021. Sample fare is Darwin-Broome with Airnorth. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $369 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Ballina flights from $110 return

Available on flights until June 2021. Sample fare departs from Sydney with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $216 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Gold Coast flights from $51 each way

Available on select dates until May 2021. Sample fare departs from Newcastle with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $109 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kayak Kayak

Cairns flights from $80 each way

Available on select dates until May 2021. Sample fare departs from Brisbane with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $140 and Qantas from $149. T&Cs apply.

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Cheap Flights Cheap Flights

Cairns flights from $173 return

Available on select travel dates in 2021. Sample fare departs from Brisbane with Jetstar. Other airlines include Virgin Australia from $259 and more.

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Popular Flights coupon codes

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2 Dec 2020 Up to 10% off international flights with code MAS****
12 Jan 2021 Up to USD$100 off business class flights BC1****
12 Jan 2021 Up to USD$20 off flights JAN****
12 Jan 2021 Up to USD$30 off flight booking fees HOL****
12 Jan 2021 Up to USD$10 off flight fees LOV****

Frequently asked questions about flight sales

How to find the best flight deals

  • Be flexible: Let the sale dates and destinations choose your next getaway spot. The more flexible you are in terms of when you can travel and which routes are discounted, the cheaper you'll be able to fly for.
  • Pack light: Budget airlines usually don't include bags with base fares, and if you're scoring a cheap domestic flight, it can often add up to an extra 50% or more on top of your ticket. Carry-on bags are free and allow you to bring up to 7kg on board with you.
  • Set up a price alert: If you know the exact destination you want to fly to, set up a price alert with Skyscanner or Kayak. If there is a price drop on your selected flight route, an email will be sent directly to your email to inform you. See our recommendation for the best places to travel to in January.
  • Give up additional baggage, entertainment and in-flight meals: If you have found a good deal with a budget airline, chances are bags, entertainment and meals are not included in the base fare. and meals are not this flight does not include checked baggage, meals and entertainment at the price you initially see it for. To save money, bring your own food onto the flight and try to fit your belongings into the 7kg carry-on. Depending on the airline and destination you are travelling to, costs can add up when purchasing additional extras.

Which companies are offering flight deals in January 2020?

  • Jetstar. Take a trip to Bali with Jetstar flights from $279 return.
  • Virgin Australia. Secure return flights to the United States from $999.
  • Qatar Airways. Add Europe to your bucket list in 2020 and get flights from $1,109.
  • Air New Zealand. Visit Australia's neighbour with flights to New Zealand from $334 return.


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