Tigerair sale: Pay to go, return for $1

Stephanie Yip 8 February 2017 NEWS

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40 domestic routes on sale with prices starting from $60 return.

Sorry, this sale is no longer running. Check our list of current flight sales to find a bargain!

Now that Jetstar's Japan Return For Free sale has ended, rival low-cost airline Tigerair has snuck in to take the spotlight with the reprise of its $1 return flight sale.

It has been five months since Tigerair last featured this return home for $1 deal and honestly, nothing much has changed. Once again the cheapest routes available are between Gold Coast and Sydney and Melbourne and Hobart and once again, both are selling for $60 return ($59 outbound, $1 return).

Other standout fares that have made a reprise include Brisbane to Sydney for $76 return ($75 outbound, $1 return) and Cairns to Melbourne for $136 return ($135 outbound, $1 return).

The only major differences is a slight price hike for a few of its Melbourne routes. For example: Melbourne to Perth flights are $180 return this year as opposed to $176 last year and Melbourne to Gold Coast flights are $100 return this year as opposed to last year's $90 price tag.

There are also a few new routes on sale this time around. These are: Melbourne to Hobart ($60 return), Whitsunday Coast to Brisbane ($80 return), Cairns to Brisbane ($96 return) and Darwin to Brisbane ($130 return).

All flights have a limited amount of seats on sale and are for travel on various dates between 2 May and 21 June 2017.

Date restrictions apply on most routes however there are Brisbane or Sydney to Whitsunday Coast flights available for the June long weekend (10-12 June 2017).

For those who like to hunt for the biggest bargains, Flight Centre is selling some of these flights for slightly less than what Tigerair is advertising. While a booking fee of $9.95 applies to Flight Centre fares, you may find that even with this additional cost you can save more than booking with Tigerair direct. See the table below to check Flight Centre's prices.

As Tigerair is a low-cost carrier, these fares do not include checked baggage or on-board meals. These can be added for an additional fee.

The Tigerair return for $1 sale ends at 12pm AEDT on 11 February 2017 unless sold out prior.

All the routes and fares in the Tigerair Pay to go, return for $1 sale

From Tp Start of travel period End of travel period Price (one way) Book
Gold Coast Sydney 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $59 Search for flights
Hobart Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $59 Search for flights
Sydney Gold Coast 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $59 Search for flights
Melbourne Hobart 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $59 Search for flights
Coffs Harbour Sydney 5 May 2017 5 June 2017 $65 Search for flights
Sydney Coffs Harbour 5 May 2017 5 June 2017 $65 Search for flights
Melbourne Adelaide 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $75 Search for flights
Adelaide Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $75 Search for flights
Brisbane Sydney 3 May 2017 21 June 2017 $75 Search for flights
Sydney Brisbane 3 May 2017 21 June 2017 $75 Search for flights
Whitsunday Coast Brisbane 4 May 2017 19 June 2017 $79 Search for flights
Sydney Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $79 Search for flights
Brisbane Whitsunday Coast 4 May 2017 19 June 2017 $79 Search for flights
Melbourne Sydney 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $79 Search for flights
Canberra Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $89 Search for flights
Sydney Adelaide 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $89 Search for flights
Melbourne Canberra 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $89 Search for flights
Adelaide Sydney 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $89 Search for flights
Cairns Brisbane 9 May 2017 21 June 2017 $95 Search for flights
Brisbane Cairns 9 May 2017 21 June 2017 $95 Search for flights
Gold Coast Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $99 Search for flights
Melbourne Coffs Harbour 3 May 2017 7 June 2017 $99 Search for flights
Melbourne Gold Coast 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $99 Search for flights
Coffs Harbour Melbourne 3 May 2017 7 June 2017 $99 Search for flights
Melbourne Brisbane 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $109 Search for flights
Sydney Whitsunday Coast 2 May 2017 20 June 2017 $109 Search for flights
Brisbane Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $109 Search for flights
Whitsunday Coast Sydney 2 May 2017 20 June 2017 $109 Search for flights
Brisbane Adelaide 3 May 2017 21 June 2017 $115 Search for flights
Adelaide Brisbane 3 May 2017 21 June 2017 $115 Search for flights
Darwin Brisbane 2 May 2017 7 June 2017 $129 Search for flights
Brisbane Darwin 2 May 2017 7 June 2017 $129 Search for flights
Cairns Melbourne 2 May 2017 7 June 2017 $135 Search for flights
Melbourne Cairns 2 May 2017 7 June 2017 $135 Search for flights
Sydney Cairns 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $139 Search for flights
Cairns Sydney 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $139 Search for flights
Melbourne Perth 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $179 Search for flights
Perth Melbourne 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $179 Search for flights
Perth Sydney 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $189 Search for flights
Sydney Perth 2 May 2017 21 June 2017 $189 Search for flights

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