Virgin Happy Hour: $45 flight sale just days before Boxing Day

Posted: 23 December 2021 12:38 pm
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TL;DR: What's the deal with this flight sale?


Cheapest flight available:
$45


Travel dates
31 January to 28 March 2022


Flexible fares?
Yes until 30 April 2022.


Baggage included?
Choice fares only

The festive season is well and truly here, but you don't need to wait until Boxing Day to grab yourself (or a loved one) some sweet plane tickets.

This week's Happy Hour sale has launched earlier than usual, giving you a few more hours to call your bestie so you can plan a trip.

The cheapest route on offer in this sale is Sydney to Byron Bay from just $45 each way, but there are plenty of other cheap seats available including:

All of these flights are taking off between the end of January and March next year.

People surfing at Byron Bay

How good are these Virgin sale fares?

These fares are as cheap as you'll see from Virgin Australia, they're similar to Black Friday prices after all. Look out for discounted Choice fares which include seat selection and checked bags.

All flights in this sale earn double Status Credits which is great news for Velocity Frequent Flyers.

This Virgin sale ends 11pm AEDT on 23 December 2021 (that's tonight), unless sold out prior.

These fares at a glance

  • Great flexibility: Virgin's Passenger Promise has you covered with free unlimited date changes for travel until 30 April 2022.
  • Good airline: Virgin is a flexible carrier. Pay more for a Choice fare including checked luggage and seat selection.
  • Good frequent flyer points: Earn 5 points for every $1 spent as a Velocity member. Earn 225 points on the cheapest one way trip in this Virgin sale. To go into the draw to win 1 million Velocity points, enter Virgin's VA-X & Win competition before 31 December.
  • Great travel time: No waiting around at the airport with direct flights in this Virgin sale.
  • Good weather: While autumn will still be warm, we think September to November is the best time to visit Byron Bay.

Full list of fares in this Virgin sale

FromToTravel periodFare (One-way)Book
Ballina ByronSydney8 Feb 2022 to 29 Mar 2022$45Book flights
SydneyBallina Byron8 Feb 2022 to 29 Mar 2022$45Book flights
HobartMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 23 Mar 2022$49Book flights
LauncestonMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 23 Mar 2022$49Book flights
MelbourneHobart31 Jan 2022 to 23 Mar 2022$49Book flights
MelbourneLaunceston31 Jan 2022 to 23 Mar 2022$49Book flights
BrisbaneNewcastle31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$55Book flights
Gold CoastLaunceston31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$55Book flights
LauncestonGold Coast31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$55Book flights
NewcastleBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$55Book flights
AdelaideMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 7 Mar 2022$59Book flights
BrisbaneSydney31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$59Book flights
MelbourneAdelaide31 Jan 2022 to 7 Mar 2022$59Book flights
SydneyBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$59Book flights
Sunshine CoastSydney31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$65Book flights
SydneySunshine Coast31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$65Book flights
MelbourneSydney31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$69Book flights
SydneyMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$69Book flights
AdelaideSydney31 Jan 2022 to 7 Mar 2022$75Book flights
BrisbaneMackay31 Jan 2022 to 25 Mar 2022$75Book flights
BrisbaneRockhampton31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$75Book flights
MackayBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 25 Mar 2022$75Book flights
RockhamptonBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$75Book flights
SydneyAdelaide31 Jan 2022 to 7 Mar 2022$75Book flights
BrisbaneCairns1 Feb 2022 to 29 Mar 2022$79Book flights
BrisbaneMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 25 Mar 2022$79Book flights
CairnsBrisbane1 Feb 2022 to 29 Mar 2022$79Book flights
MelbourneBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 25 Mar 2022$79Book flights
HobartSydney31 Jan 2022 to 23 Mar 2022$81Book flights
SydneyHobart31 Jan 2022 to 23 Mar 2022$81Book flights
AdelaideBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$85Book flights
BrisbaneAdelaide31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$85Book flights
BrisbaneCanberra31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$95Book flights
BrisbaneTownsville31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$95Book flights
CanberraBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$95Book flights
MelbourneSunshine Coast1 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$95Book flights
MelbourneTownsville31 Jan 2022 to 25 Mar 2022$95Book flights
Sunshine CoastMelbourne1 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$95Book flights
TownsvilleBrisbane31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$95Book flights
TownsvilleMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 25 Mar 2022$95Book flights
CanberraMelbourne31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$99Book flights
MelbourneCanberra31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$99Book flights
BrisbaneEmerald1 Feb 2022 to 22 Mar 2022$109Book flights
EmeraldBrisbane1 Feb 2022 to 22 Mar 2022$109Book flights
CanberraSydney31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$119Book flights
SydneyCanberra31 Jan 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$119Book flights
BrisbaneDarwin2 Feb 2022 to 28 Mar 2022$139Book flights
DarwinBrisbane2 Feb 2022 to 28 Mar 2022$139Book flights
BrisbanePerth9 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$159Book flights
MelbournePerth15 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$159Book flights
PerthBrisbane9 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$159Book flights
PerthMelbourne15 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$159Book flights
PerthSydney15 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$159Book flights
SydneyPerth15 Feb 2022 to 30 Mar 2022$159Book flights
BrisbaneMount Isa1 Feb 2022 to 28 Mar 2022$239Book flights
Mount IsaBrisbane1 Feb 2022 to 28 Mar 2022$239Book flights

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