VirginAustraliaTail300

Virgin Australia promo codes: up to 30% off flights

Save on flights within Australia and to international destinations with the latest Virgin Australia promo codes.

Named the best airline in the region by Skytrax for 2017, Virgin Australia gives you the most bang for your buck in Australia/Pacific. You'll get all the perks of full-service flights, including checked bags, in-flight food and drink and entertainment breaking the bank - especially when you take advantage of some of these offers.

If you're a Velocity member, you can earn points through the Velocity Program for use on Virgin flights, international partner airlines, hotels and more.

Virgin Australia promo codes and deals

Store Discount Expiration Description Last verified Redeem
Virgin Australia - Deals Virgin Australia - Deals
Sunshine Coast flights from $109 one-way Find the best flights and fares to the Sunshine Coast. Sample fares include: Sydney to Sunshine Coast from $109 one-way, Melbourne to Sunshine Coast from $149 one-way and Launceston to Sunshine Coast from $195 one-way.

Last verified 24 Apr 2017

Virgin Australia #MatesRates sale

(Hurry! This one ends at midnight on 25 June)

FromToTravel datesPriceBook
Ballina ByronSydney2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$79Search for a flight
LauncestonMelbourne14 August 2017 to 7 September 2017$79Search for a flight
MelbourneLaunceston14 August 2017 to 7 September 2017$79Search for a flight
SydneyBallina Byron2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$79Search for a flight
Coffs HarbourSydney2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$87Search for a flight
MelbourneNewcastle3 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$87Search for a flight
NewcastleMelbourne3 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$87Search for a flight
SydneyCoffs Harbour2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$87Search for a flight
MelbourneMildura3 August 2017 to 25 October 2017$89Search for a flight
MilduraMelbourne3 August 2017 to 25 October 2017$89Search for a flight
Port MacquarieSydney2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$89Search for a flight
SydneyPort Macquarie2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$89Search for a flight
AlburySydney28 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$92Search for a flight
SydneyAlbury28 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$92Search for a flight
AdelaideMelbourne2 August 2017 to 25 September 2017$95Search for a flight
CanberraSydney2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$95Search for a flight
MelbourneAdelaide2 August 2017 to 25 September 2017$95Search for a flight
SydneyCanberra2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$95Search for a flight
BrisbaneSydney2 August 2017 to 20 August 2017$99Search for a flight
LauncestonSydney14 August 2017 to 7 September 2017$99Search for a flight
SydneyBrisbane2 August 2017 to 20 August 2017$99Search for a flight
SydneyLaunceston14 August 2017 to 7 September 2017$99Search for a flight
MelbourneSydney7 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$107Search for a flight
SydneyMelbourne7 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$107Search for a flight
AdelaideSydney2 August 2017 to 20 October 2017$119Search for a flight
SydneyAdelaide2 August 2017 to 20 October 2017$119Search for a flight
GeraldtonPerth2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$129Search for a flight
PerthGeraldton2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$129Search for a flight
BrisbaneMelbourne21 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$133Search for a flight
MelbourneBrisbane21 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$133Search for a flight
AdelaideBrisbane2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$135Search for a flight
BrisbaneAdelaide2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$135Search for a flight
BrisbaneCanberra2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$135Search for a flight
CanberraBrisbane2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$135Search for a flight
CanberraMelbourne2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$139Search for a flight
MelbourneCanberra2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$139Search for a flight
AdelaideCanberra2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$155Search for a flight
CanberraAdelaide2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$155Search for a flight
AdelaidePerth7 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$165Search for a flight
PerthAdelaide7 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$165Search for a flight
BrisbaneDarwin20 November 2017 to 07 December 2017$169Search for a flight
BrisbaneDarwin8 January 2018 to 21 March 2018$169Search for a flight
BroomePerth8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
DarwinBrisbane20 November 2017 to 07 December 2017$169Search for a flight
DarwinBrisbane8 January 2018 to 21 March 2018$169Search for a flight
DarwinMelbourne20 November 2017 to 3 December 2017$169Search for a flight
DarwinMelbourne8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
DarwinPerth6 November 2017 to 14 December 2017$169Search for a flight
DarwinPerth8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
DarwinSydney23 October 2017 to 14 December 2017$169Search for a flight
DarwinSydney8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
MelbourneDarwin20 November 2017 to 3 December 2017$169Search for a flight
MelbourneDarwin8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
PerthBroome8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
PerthDarwin6 November 2017 to 14 December 2017$169Search for a flight
PerthDarwin8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
SydneyDarwin23 October 2017 to 14 December 2017$169Search for a flight
SydneyDarwin8 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$169Search for a flight
AdelaideAlice Springs2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$170Search for a flight
Alice SpringsAdelaide2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$170Search for a flight
KalgoorliePerth2 August 2017 to 16 September 2017$175Search for a flight
PerthKalgoorlie2 August 2017 to 16 September 2017$175Search for a flight
BroomePerth30 October 2017 to 13 December 2017$179Search for a flight
PerthBroome30 October 2017 to 13 December 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbaneAuckland25 July 2017 to 6 September 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbaneAuckland25 October 2017 to 21 November 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbaneChristchurch31 July 2017 to 7 September 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbaneChristchurch31 October 2017 to 30 November 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbaneDunedin1 August 2017 to 15 September 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbaneDunedin27 October 2017 to 28 November 2017$179Search for a flight
MelbourneChristchurch24 July 2017 to 15 September 2017$179Search for a flight
MelbourneChristchurch24 October 2017 to 30 November 2017$179Search for a flight
SydneyChristchurch18 July 2017 to 15 September 2017$179Search for a flight
SydneyChristchurch24 October 2017 to 30 November 2017$179Search for a flight
BrisbanePerth2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$189Search for a flight
PerthBrisbane2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$189Search for a flight
MelbournePerth2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$195Search for a flight
PerthMelbourne2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$195Search for a flight
PerthSydney2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$195Search for a flight
SydneyPerth2 August 2017 to 13 September 2017$195Search for a flight
PerthPort Hedland17 July 2017 to 30 July 2017$225Search for a flight
Port HedlandPerth17 July 2017 to 30 July 2017$225Search for a flight
Alice SpringsDarwin2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$229Search for a flight
DarwinAlice Springs2 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$229Search for a flight
KarrathaPerth14 August 2017 to 27 August 2017$229Search for a flight
PerthKarratha14 August 2017 to 27 August 2017$229Search for a flight
AdelaideDarwin2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$239Search for a flight
DarwinAdelaide2 August 2017 to 20 September 2017$239Search for a flight
BrisbaneFiji (Nadi)29 January 2018 to 26 March 2018$245Search for a flight
SydneyFiji (Nadi)1 February 2018 to 27 March 2018$249Search for a flight
BrisbaneVanuatu (Port Vila)21 January 2018 to 26 March 2018$259Search for a flight
Port HedlandBali (Denpasar)20 January 2018 to 24 March 2018$269Search for a flight
BrisbaneFiji (Nadi)25 July 2017 to 6 September 2017$275Search for a flight
SydneyFiji (Nadi)30 July 2017 to 10 September 2017$275Search for a flight
KalgoorlieMelbourne4 August 2017 to 10 September 2017$279Search for a flight
MelbourneKalgoorlie4 August 2017 to 10 September 2017$279Search for a flight
CanberraPerth6 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$289Search for a flight
PerthCanberra6 August 2017 to 14 September 2017$289Search for a flight
BrisbaneBali (Denpasar)24 January 2018 to 22 March 2018$289Search for a flight
Port HedlandBali (Denpasar)22 July 2017 to 9 September 2017$289Search for a flight
Port HedlandBali (Denpasar)7 October 2017 to 9 December 2017$289Search for a flight
MelbourneFiji (Nadi)8 August 2017 to 19 September 2017$299Search for a flight
MelbourneFiji (Nadi)23 January 2018 to 22 March 2018$299Search for a flight
SydneyBali (Denpasar)23 January 2018 to 27 March 2018$299Search for a flight
SydneyRarotonga3 February 2018 to 23 March 2018$299Search for a flight
SydneyVanuatu (Port Vila)21 January 2018 to 26 March 2018$299Search for a flight
BrisbaneVanuatu (Port Vila)30 July 2017 to 13 September 2017$309Search for a flight
BrisbaneVanuatu (Port Vila)14 October 2017 to 13 December 2017$309Search for a flight
BrisbaneBali (Denpasar)18 October 2017 to 30 November 2017$319Search for a flight
BrisbaneRarotonga3 February 2018 to 23 March 2018$329Search for a flight
MelbourneRarotonga3 February 2018 to 23 March 2018$329Search for a flight
SydneyBali (Denpasar)26 October 2017 to 05 December 2017$339Search for a flight
SydneyVanuatu (Port Vila)30 July 2017 to 13 September 2017$349Search for a flight
SydneyVanuatu (Port Vila)14 October 2017 to 13 December 2017$349Search for a flight
MelbourneHong Kong25 July 2017 to 20 September 2017$584Search for a flight
BrisbaneHong Kong25 July 2017 to 20 September 2017$614Search for a flight
SydneyHong Kong25 July 2017 to 20 September 2017$614Search for a flight
MelbourneLos Angeles22 July 2017 to 14 December 2017$979Search for a flight
BrisbaneLos Angeles22 July 2017 to 14 December 2017$989Search for a flight
SydneyLos Angeles22 July 2017 to 14 December 2017$989Search for a flight
PerthLos Angeles22 July 2017 to 14 December 2017$1,119Search for a flight

How do I use my Virgin Australia promo code?

  1. Click one of the deals above to go to the Virgin Australia site and select ‘Flights’ on the booking form.
  2. Enter your departure port, destination port, travel dates and the number of passengers that are travelling.
  3. Enter your promo code in the box provided and click ‘Find Flights’. virginaustraliaimg1
  4. Select your preferred flight/s from the menu and click ‘Continue’. virginaustraliaimg2
  5. Enter your details, travel preferences and Velocity number, if you have one, and click ‘Continue’.
  6. Finalise your booking by entering your payment details.


Virgin Australia route maps

With the help of code share partners, connect to cities outside of Virgin's scheduled routes on airlines including Etihad Airways, Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines.

Popular Virgin Australia destinations:

  • Hamilton Island
  • Los Angeles
  • New Zealand
  • Bali
  • Sydney
  • Hong Kong
  • Melbourne
  • Brisbane
  • Perth
  • Fiji
Virgin.DomesticRoutes
Virgin.InternationalRoutes

Virgin Australia Frequently Asked Questions

What's the Virgin Australia check in procedure?

Virgin recommends checking in at least 45 minutes prior to domestic departures. Check-in closes 30 minutes prior to your flight. Online check-in is also available. If your domestic flight is connecting to an international flight, it's recommended to leave extra time for check-in. For international flights, Virgin recommends being checked in between 90 minutes and two hours prior to your flight. Online check-in is not available for international flights, so all passengers will need to check in at the airport counter.

What's the Virgin Australia online check in procedure?

Visit Virgin's online check-in portal and enter your booking details. You'll need either your booking reference or Velocity number, surname and the departure airport information to check-in online.


What are the different Virgin Australia fare types?

Virgin Australia has nine different options for domestic flight and international short-haul flight bookings. Here's a breakdown of what you can expect with each:

Economy (Getaway, Elevate, Freedom)Business (Business Saver and Business)
Cabin ClassEconomyEconomy
Carry-On and Checked BaggageIncludes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and two bags up to 32kg each
Food and Beverage
  •  Included
  •  Included
Seat Selection
  •  Included
  •  Included
Priority Check-in and Boarding
  •  Not included
  •  Included
Lounge Access
  •  Not included
  •  Included
ChangesFee applies, plus fare difference. Changes can be made up to midnight the day prior to departureChanges can be made any time for no fee, but you'll need to pay the fare difference.
CancellationsNot available with Getaway fares. Fee applies for Elevate fares. No fee applies to Freedom fares.Fee applies to business saver. No fee applies to Business
Economy (Go, Go Plus, Getaway, Freedom)Premium Economy (Premium Saver, Premium)Business
Cabin ClassEconomyEconomyBusiness
Carry-On and Checked Baggage
  • Go and Go Plus: Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage. Fees apply for checked baggage.
  • Getaway and Freedom: Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage.
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage, and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and two bags up to 32kg each
Food and Beverage
  • Go and Go Plus: Tea, coffee and water are included. Food is available for purchase.
  • Getaway and Freedom: Included
  • Included
  • Premium dining included from an exclusive Business Class menu
Seat Selection
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
Priority Check-in and Boarding
  • Not included
  • Included
  • Included
Lounge Access
  • Not included
  • Not included
  • Not included. Guests travelling to New Zealand can access the Air New Zealand Koru lounge.
ChangesFee applies to Go and Go Plus fares. No fee on Getaway and Freedom fares. Fare changes must be paid. Name changes are not permitted. Time and date changes can be made up until 24 hours before departure.Fee applies to Premium Saver fares. No fee on Premium fares. Name changes are not permitted.Time and date changes can be made up until 24 hours before departure.Fee applies to Business Saver fares. No fee on Business fares. Changes permitted and can be booked online up to 24 hours prior, but any fare difference must be paid.
CancellationsFee applies to Go and Go Plus fares. No fee on Getaway and Freedom fares Cancellations can be made up to 24 hours prior to a flight. You will receive a credit that must be used within 12 months.Fee applies to Premium Saver fares. No fee on Premium fares.Cancellations can be made up to 24 hours prior to a flight. You will receive a credit that must be used within 12 months.Fee applies to Business Saver fares. No fee on Business fares.Cancellations can be made up 24 hours prior to departure until departure for no additional charge.
Economy (Getaway, Elevate, Freedom)Premium (Premium Saver, Premium)Business (Business Saver, Business)
Cabin ClassEconomyPremium EconomyBusiness
Carry-On and Checked Baggage
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry-on luggage and one bag up to 23kg of checked luggage. If you're on a code share flight with Delta, Hawaiian Airlines or Virgin America, you can bring two bags up to 23kg each.
  • Includes up to 7kg of carry on luggage and two bags up to 23kg of checked luggage,
  • Includes up to three pieces up to 7kg each of carry-on luggage and two bags up to 32kg each
Food and Beverage
  • Included
  • Included
  • Premium dining included from an exclusive Business Class menu
Seat Selection
  • Included
  • Included
  • Included
Lounge Access
  • Not included, but available for purchase.
  • Not included, but available for purchase.
  • Included
ChangesFee applies to Getaway and Elevate fares. No fee applies on Freedom fares. Fare difference must be paid in addition to any fees.Fee applies to Premium Saver. No fee applies on Premium fares. Fare difference must be paid in addition to any fees.Fees apply to Business Saver. No fees apply to Business. Fare difference must be paid in addition to any fees.
CancellationsFee applies.Fee applies.Fee applies to Business Saver fares. No fee applies to Business fares.


How does the Virgin Australia Velocity Frequent Flyer program work?

Virgin Australia’s Velocity Program rewards customers with points to spend on Virgin Australia’s services like flights (including those with partner airlines), hotels, car hire, tours and activities, as well a number of goods and services on the ground. The program is free to join. To start earning and spending points enter your Velocity number at the time of booking. Velocity points can also be collected aboard flights with code share airlines, including Air New Zealand, Airberlin, Delta Air Lines, Etihad Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Virgin America and Virgin Atlantic. A perk of being a member, is that you may be eligible for additional extra baggage allowance on flights.

Looking for more information about the Velocity Frequent Flyer program? Check out our Complete guide to the Velocity Frequent Flyer program.
Your baggage allowance will depend on your travel class and Velocity membership. For most flights the baggage allowances are:

Fare TypeRed/ NoneSilver GoldPlatinum
Saver LiteNoneNoneNoneNone
Saver1 x 23kg2 x 23kg2 x 23kg3 x 23kg
Flexi 1 x 23kg2 x 23kg2 x 23kg3 x 23kg
Business2 x 32kg2 x 32kg2 x 32kg3 x 32kg

Additional luggage may be purchased on Saver Lite fares.


What are the Virgin Australia baggage allowances?

  • Economy (Getaway, Elevate, Freedom fare) passengers are allowed to bring aboard 23kg of checked baggage for no additional fee on top of their ticket price. Silver and Gold Velocity members can bring two bags up to 23kg each and Platinum members can bring three bags up to 23kg each.
  • Premium (Premium Saver and Premium fare) passengers are allowed to bring aboard two bags up to 23kg each. This limit remains the same for Silver and Gold Velocity members. Platinum members can bring three bags up to 23kg each.
  • Business (Business Saver and Business fare) passengers are allowed to bring two bags up to 32kg each. The limit remains the same for Silver and Gold Velocity members. Platinum members can bring three bags up to 32kg each.

No checked baggage is included with Go fares. No bag in any class can be more than 32kg each.


What are the Virgin Australia baggage fees?

Most Virgin Australia fares include baggage, but do limit the number of pieces to one or two. For domestic flights, the first additional piece of luggage is $70, the second piece is $90 and the third to ninth piece is $150 each. If any piece is overweight, there is an additional charge of $70 per overweight bag. For international short-haul flights departing Australia, the first piece of luggage is $120, the second piece is $200, and the third to ninth piece is $250 each. If any piece of overweight, there is an additional charge of $120 per overweight bag. For international long-haul flights to the Americas, the fee departing Australia is $150 per additional bag with an additional charge of $100 per overweight bag. For flights departing the Americas, it's US$150 per additional bag, with an additional charge of US$100 per overweight bag. For long-haul flights to other international destinations, excess baggage fees are calculated per kilogram and range from $30-$70 per kilogram.


How can I check a Virgin Australia flight status?

To check a flight status, you can either check directly on Virgin Australia's website by clicking here and searching by flight number, or checking the website of the arriving airport.


What is Virgin Australia’s Velocity Program and how can I use my points?

Virgin Australia’s Velocity Program is a loyalty program that allows customers to earn and spend points on Virgin Australia’s services such as flights (including those with partner airlines), hotels, car hire, tours and activities, as well a number of goods and services on the ground. Members can take advantage of pet points and combine or transfer points between family members. The program is free to join. To start earning and spending points simply enter your Velocity number at the time of booking.

You can now redeem Velocity Points for Tigerair flights. The partner airline has recently joined Virgin's frequent Flyer program, and points can be used towards flights, taxes, checked baggage, in-flight meals and more. You can also use points toward part of Tigerair flights and choose to pay the rest with a credit card or bank transfer.

How do I book Virgin Australia holidays?

You can book a holiday through Virgin Australia the same way you book a flight. Simply enter your departure place and destination, numbers of guests, and travel dates and click ‘Search’ to browse through the options.


What forms of payment does Virgin Australia accept?

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal
  • American Express
  • Diners Club
  • Poli
  • Travel Bank
  • Gift Voucher (only via the call centre)

What is Virgin Australia’s cancellation and refunds policy?

All bookings can be cancelled, however not all are refundable. You may be charged fees to cancel and/or make changes to your flight depending on your ticket class (Saver Lite, Saver, Flexi, Business). Detailed information about the fare rules of your particular flight can be found on your itinerary and on the Virgin Australia website.


Virgin Australia Review | Pros and Cons

Pros

  • Get more value with the Velocity Program. Combine your reservations and shop with Virgin’s partners to earn and spend loyalty points on a range of goods and services.
  • Book everything in the same place. You can book flights, hotels, car hire, tours and take out travel insurance in just a few easy steps through Virgin Australia’s online portal.
  • Easy online management. Log into your Virgin Australia account to make changes and manage your reservations easily.

Cons

  • Call centre fees apply. Cancellations and changes made through the call centre will incur a fee of $35. Manage your booking online to avoid extra fees.

Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is a journalist, avid traveller and all-round bargain hunter. If there's an online coupon code, deal or cheap flight available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too.

Was this content helpful to you? No  Yes

Related Posts

Latest Travel Offers

Ask a Question

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Disclaimer: At finder.com.au we provide factual information and general advice. Before you make any decision about a product read the Product Disclosure Statement and consider your own circumstances to decide whether it is appropriate for you.
Rates and fees mentioned in comments are correct at the time of publication.
By submitting this question you agree to the finder.com.au privacy policy, receive follow up emails related to finder.com.au and to create a user account where further replies to your questions will be sent.

8 Responses to Virgin Australia promo codes: up to 30% off flights

  1. Default Gravatar
    jackie | May 1, 2017

    On the 12.45pm flight from Adelaide to Alice Springs do you get refreshments. .

    • Staff
      Anndy | May 2, 2017

      Hi Jackie,

      Thanks for your question.

      Virgin Australia provides complimentary food on all domestic flights, regardless what time of day you’re flying.

      Cheers,
      Anndy

  2. Default Gravatar
    Kavi | April 13, 2017

    Hi –

    I am planning to book lax to sydney flight through VA and wondering if I can get any promo code for international long haul flight ..

    also, wondering what is the allowed baggage for economy class? I am confused from your site info. VA site shows getaway and elevate fare type is allowed to carry 2x23kg baggage but your site says 1x23kg.

    Please confirm.

    • Staff
      arnold.salas@findercrew.com | April 16, 2017

      Hi Kavi,

      Thanks for your inquiry.

      All current promos are listed here.
      As for baggage allowance, Economy (Getaway, Elevate, Freedom fare) passengers are allowed to bring aboard 23kg of checked baggage for no additional fee on top of their ticket price. Silver and Gold Velocity members can bring two bags up to 23kg each and Platinum members can bring three bags up to 23kg each.

      Hope this information helped.

      Cheers,
      Arnold

  3. Default Gravatar
    Jan | October 24, 2016

    is there a promo code available for Virgin Australia flights in June 2017 from Cairns to Brisbane? Thanks

    • Staff
      Stephanie | October 25, 2016

      Hi Jan,
      Thanks for your question. All current promo codes for Virgin Australia are on this page. At the moment we have a 10% off code that you might be able to use.
      We update this coupon code page regularly, so check back often as you never know when a new code will go up!
      Hope that helps!
      Stephanie

  4. Default Gravatar
    Kylie | October 6, 2015

    Where do I find my velocity promo code when I’m applying for a card

Ask a question
feedback