Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card – Exclusive Offer

Save on credit card costs with a 0% interest rate on purchases and balance transfers. Plus, a discounted $64 annual fee for the first year.

No longer offered in the market

The Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card – Exclusive Offer is no longer available for new applications. However, we've kept the information online for the benefit of existing customers and for those who are interested.

You can compare the current range of Virgin Money credit cards here.

Take advantage of an introductory 0% p.a. interest rate on purchases for the first 14 months. Plus, 0% p.a. on balance transfers for up to 6 months, with no balance transfer fee. When you apply through and get approved by 31 March 2019, you'll only pay half the annual fee of $64 for the first year.

In addition to these features, you will also earn Velocity points per $1 spent on eligible purchases and look forward to a $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year with the Virgin Australia Flyer credit card. Plus a range of complimentary insurance covers, including guaranteed pricing scheme and transit accident insurance.

Benefits of using a Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Exclusive Offer

As a Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer cardholder you can look forward to the following benefits:

  • Exclusive annual fee offer. Pay a discounted $64 annual fee for the first year when you apply through by 31 March 2019. Annual fee reverts to $129 p.a. thereafter.
  • Purchase rate offer. Save on interest charges with 0% on purchases for up to 14 months. After the introductory period ends, any remaining balance accrues interest at the purchase rate, currently 20.74% p.a.
  • Balance transfer offer. This card comes with a 0% p.a. interest rate on balance transfers for up to 6 months, with no balance transfer fee. You can transfer up to 80% of your approved credit limit from non-Citi credit cards, store cards and personal loans issued in Australia. After the introductory period expires, any remaining balance accrues interest at the cash advance rate, currently 20.99% p.a.
  • $129 gift voucher each year. Receive a $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year when you make a retail purchase with your card within 2 months before requesting it to unlock your benefit. You can use this voucher for booking Virgin Australia flights or selected Virgin Australia holiday packages anytime within the first 6 months from the issue date.
  • Rewards program. Earn 0.66 Velocity Points per $1 spent up to $1,500 per month, and then 0.5 points per $1 spent thereafter, uncapped.
  • Complimentary insurance. When you use this card to pay for travel you can make use of complimentary transit accident insurance, and guaranteed pricing scheme offers protection to purchases you make using this card.
  • Personal Concierge. Access to the Visa Platinum Concierge Service is free and available 24/7. You can make use of this service globally, and it can help you in matters like travel, entertainment, dining, and business.
  • Card security. Fraudshield is in place to monitor your card activity and detect unusual transactions, and upon detecting any it notifies you of the same immediately. Visa's Zero Liability policy ensures you don't have to pay for fraudulent transactions as long as you use your card responsibly.

Features of the Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Exclusive Offer

  • Interest rates. The variable interest for purchases is 20.74% p.a. If you use this card for cash advances, transactions will accrue interest at a rate of 20.99% p.a. (variable).
  • Interest-free days. Get up to 44 interest-free days on purchases if you pay your balance in full by the due date of each statement. Note that you will not be eligible for interest-free days while you carry debt from a balance transfer.
  • Credit limit. The credit limit for this card is $6,000 and the maximum credit limit is $100,000, available depending on your income and credit history.
  • Additional cardholders. You can request up to 4 supplementary cards to be added to your account. Each additional card will be charged $19 for the first year, then $39 p.a. thereafter.

If you want to make the most of your Velocity Frequent Flyer membership, the Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer card could be of benefit to you. The promotional offer options give the card some flexibility, and discounted flights and concierge services could prove useful for frequent travellers. As this isn't the only frequent flyer credit card on the market, you'll need to compare your options to find the right card for you before deciding to apply.

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    MarkFebruary 25, 2019

    Hi, are there any bonus frequent flyer points with this offer?

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      AshFebruary 26, 2019Staff

      Hi Mark,

      Thank you for contacting Finder.

      Unfortunately, there is no bonus frequent flyer points included in the introductory offer of Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card. You may compare the other Credit Card at this page that comes with Bonus Rewards points and No Annual Fee.

      Kindly make sure though to read the eligibility criteria, features and details of the card, as well as the relevant PDS/ T&Cs of the card before making a decision and consider whether the product is right for you.

      I hope this helps.

      Please do not hesitate to reach out again to us if you have additional questions.


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    RobertJanuary 17, 2019

    What proof of income do I need to provide for the Virgin deal?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      JohnJanuary 18, 2019Staff

      Hi Robert,

      Thank you for reaching out to finder.

      These are the advised supporting documents advised for applying for this card:

      Most recent payslip, no more than 45 days old (all payslips from the last 2 months if you’re a casual or contracting employee).
      Last two years’ Individual or Company Tax Returns if you’re self-employed.
      Last 3 months’ bank or Centrelink statements if you’re retired.

      Hope this helps!


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    RashedDecember 13, 2018

    What do you mean by the 14 months 0% on purchases?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      JhezDecember 15, 2018Staff

      Hi Rashed,

      Thank you for your comment.

      Please be advised that 0% purchase rate credit card means you won’t be charged interest on purchases as long as you pay the minimum amount listed on each statement during the introductory period of 14 months from card activation.

      Alternatively, you may read our guide and compare cards that offer 0% rate on purchases.

      Should you wish to have real-time answers to your questions, try our chat box on the lower right corner of our page.


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    buksziDecember 6, 2018

    I was wondering what the cool-down time is to be eligible for the bonus points offer? E.g. the offer is not available to anyone who has held the card in the past 12 months (I couldn’t find any wording for this). Thanks!

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      JeniDecember 11, 2018Staff

      Hi Bukszi,

      Thank you for getting in touch with finder.

      This Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card current exclusive offer is 0% interest rate on purchases for 14 months and 0% interest rate balance transfers for 6 months and a discounted $64 annual fee for the first year. Please note that this exclusive offer is for NEW Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Credit Card customers only. For further clarification on application for this card, kindly contact Virgin directly.

      I hope this helps.

      Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any other enquiries.

      Thank you and have a wonderful day!


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    BrendenDecember 4, 2018

    Hi just wondering does the 80% transfer limit mean if i have 12500 in cards now i can only transfer 80% x 12500 ?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      JohnDecember 10, 2018Staff


      Thank you for your question.The Balance transfer % will depend on the approved credit limit given to you by the bank. As an example, if you are approved for $10000 as your credit limit, you may be able to transfer $8000 of your existing debt onto the card. Hope this helps!


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    GrahamNovember 12, 2018

    I am a Pensioner with a good credit record, currently have a CBA credit card for a long time ,wondering if I would be able to apply for this credit card

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      NikkiNovember 12, 2018Staff

      Hi Graham,

      Thanks for getting in touch. This card requires a minimum of $35,000 per annum in income. If you meet this and all other eligibility requirements of the card, then you can apply for this card. Hope this helps. Feel free to reach out when needed, we’re on standby!


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    JodieApril 10, 2017

    I will be using this credit card primarily for an overseas holiday. The fees and foreign exchange rate that are incurred with purchases made overseas. Are these fees included in 0% interest free purchases?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      HaroldApril 14, 2017Staff

      Hi Jodie,

      Thank you for your inquiry.

      When making purchases while travelling overseas, a fee equal to 3.3% of the transaction amount is charged. Fees charged will be reflected as a single amount on your credit card statement.

      I hope this information has helped.


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    StuartMarch 22, 2016

    When you click on the green button to go to virgins’s site it says the site cannot be reached

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      AllyMarch 23, 2016Staff

      Hi Stuart,

      Glad to hear from you again.

      Anyway, this issue might be similar to what you’ve encountered before.
      Have you tried clearing your cache yet?


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      StuartMarch 23, 2016

      I figured out that there was something wrong with my PC that’s why I was getting errors.
      I always clear cookies and cache that is the first thing I do then I try different browsers.

      Again I know this is an exclusive offer with card finder but is there a phone # I can contact virgin at to ask some specific questions to about this card.

      Also I was told by other card companies that have applied to and was approved that a 457 visa is not considered a temporary visa. They consider temporary visas student visas, holiday visas, etc. and even a visa that is actually called a temporary visa.

      I have applied to 2 card companies that plainly said on a product details page like this one that said no to temporary residents but after I called them they said I would be eligible because I have a 457 and a permanent contract for Australia. (btw I have only lived in AUS 9 months). So it was a combination of how much $ I made per year, my contract length, credit history, and 457 visa that got me approved. Just figured I put that out there.

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      AllyMarch 24, 2016Staff

      Hi Stuart,

      I see.
      It’s good to know that you’re finally able to figure out what the problem was.
      I hope it’ll allow you to go through the application forms this time.

      As you’ve requested, I just emailed you a link to Virgin Money’s contact details.

      I hope this has helped.


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    MandyAugust 18, 2015

    Hi, can I earn points for payments made to the ATO with this card?
    do I earn points on all purchases/money spent on this card or are there restrictions of what I can earn points for?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      JonathanAugust 18, 2015Staff

      Hi Mandy, thanks for your inquiry!

      Unfortunately this credit card does not allow you to earn points for payments to made the ATO. Please refer to the following link for earning rewards points with ATO payments.



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    riaanJuly 12, 2014

    Hi , what is the balance transfer fee on this card, can see the 0% on the other virgin cards but the space on this card is left blank??? please advice. Thank you

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      ShirleyJuly 14, 2014Staff

      Hi Riaan,

      Thanks for your question.

      There is no balance transfer fee for the Virgin Flyer Credit Card.


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