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In-flight Entertainment

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In-flight Entertainment on Domestic Services

Wireless In-flight Entertainment

Virgin Australia offers Wireless In-flight Entertainment on equipped Boeing 737-800 and Embraer 190 aircraft, operating on domestic and international short haul routes. This state-of-the-art system provides access to hundreds of hours of movies, TV shows and music, all available on your own device#.

The system can easily be accessed on Wi-Fi-enabled iPad®, iPhone®, iPod touch® devices; Android devices; and laptops with Microsoft® Silverlight®. To ensure your device is system ready, visit the Wireless In-flight Entertainment page and follow the instructions to download the App or software.

Virgin Australia guests can now enjoy the show for longer, with the introduction of gate to gate entertainment. Simply switch your compatible smart phone or tablet to flight mode to access entertainment from the moment you take your seat until you arrive at your destination.

Tablets provided by Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia has a limited number of In-flight Entertainment Tablets available on selected flights for complimentary use by Business class guests. On some flights you can use the Tablet to access Wireless In-flight Entertainment; on others, the Tablet offers a pre-loaded selection of movies, TV shows and music.

Red

For guests travelling on equipped A330 aircraft, our award-winning In-flight Entertainment system Red is yours to enjoy for the flight free-of-charge. Red entertains all ages with an extensive range of new release and classic movies, TV favourites, engaging games and mood-satisfying music, delivered through a touch-screen and handset-controlled system.

Coast to Coast In-flight Entertainment

Coast to Coast is complimentary for all guests flying on equipped A330 aircraft from the Australian east coast to west, and back again. After take-off, navigate through the In-flight Entertainment system for hours of entertainment, including six channels of the latest movies, nine channels of hit TV shows and music videos, plus a wide selection of audio entertainment you can chill out to as well. Stay relaxed, engaged and entertained for the duration of your flight – just pop your headset on, lean back and enjoy the journey.

Please note: Virgin Australia accepts no responsibility for any content which may be offensive or distressing.


#The Virgin Australia Entertainment Apps for Android devices work with selected phones and tablets using the Android operating system versions 3.2 Honeycomb, 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich and 4.2 Jelly Bean. Windows phones and tablets are currently not supported on the Wireless In-flight Entertainment system. Virgin Australia is working to increase the availability of the system on additional devices.

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In-flight Entertainment Terms and Conditions

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In-flight Entertainment on International Short Haul Services

Wireless In-flight Entertainment

Virgin Australia is progressively rolling out Wireless In-flight Entertainment across its domestic and international short haul fleet. 

This state-of-the-art system provides you with access to hundreds of hours of movies, TV shows and music, all available on your own device#. Wireless In-flight Entertainment is offered on selected flights operated by equipped Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

The system can easily be accessed on Wi-Fi-enabled iPad®, iPhone®, iPod touch® devices; Android devices; and laptops with Microsoft® Silverlight®. To ensure your device is system ready, visit the Wireless In-Flight Entertainment page and follow the instructions to download the App or software.

Tablets provided by Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia has a limited number of In-flight Entertainment Tablets available on selected flights for use by eligible guests. On some flights you can use the Tablet to access Wireless In-flight Entertainment; on others, the Tablet offers a pre-loaded selection of movies, TV shows and music.

Tablets are available complimentary to Business class and Premium Economy guests. On selected Trans-Tasman and Pacific Island flights^, subject to availability, Tablets are also offered free-of-charge to guests travelling on a Flexi fare, and guests travelling on a Saver fare may hire a Tablet for just $15.


#The Virgin Australia Entertainment Apps for Android devices work with selected phones and tablets using the Android operating system versions 3.2 Honeycomb, 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich and 4.2 Jelly Bean. Windows phones and tablets are currently not supported on the Wireless In-flight Entertainment system. Virgin Australia is working to increase the availability of the system on additional devices.

Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. Microsoft, Windows and Silverlight are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries.

^Personal entertainment devices are not available to guests travelling on Flexi, Saver or Saver Lite fares on Australian domestic flights or flights to/from Denpasar, Phuket, Honiara and Port Moresby.

In-flight Entertainment Terms and Conditions

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In-flight Entertainment on International Long Haul Services

Our award-winning in-flight entertainment system Red is available complimentary to all guests travelling on international long haul services. Red entertains all ages with an extensive range of new release and classic movies, TV favourites, engaging games and mood-satisfying music, delivered through a touch-screen and handset-controlled system.

In-seat Power

We have installed power outlets to power your electronic devices.

Power provided is at USA power standards of 110V AC 60 cycles (Hz) – NOT Australian power standards of 220V AC 50 cycles (Hz). The maximum power draw is 150 watts.  The system will automatically check to make sure there is not too much power draw.

The outlet unit will accept almost all plug types, including US two or three-pin, Australian and New Zealand two or three-pin, and European and UK three-pin.

Where can I plug in my device?

  • Business – located between seats, below the audio jack and USB port
  • Premium Economy – below the seat
  • Economy – cabin crew can assist guests with charging devices 

USB Connectivity

Connect a compatible device to our in-seat USB port, to view photos, display Adobe Acrobat files (PDFs), and listen to MP3 music files, via our in-flight entertainment system.

Cameras, MP3 players, USB storage/flash drives, SD card readers are all compatible. Our systems cater for anything that has a USB plug and is a USB mass media device – but doesn't require special software to be loaded onto our system. Note: For safety reasons we only accept specific file types, under a maximum file size.

If your device enables charging via USB, simply plug it into the USB port.


In-flight Entertainment Terms and Conditions

In-flight Entertainment Enjoyed by All

Virgin Australia’s state-of-the-art in-flight entertainment is designed to delight all guests, including those who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Closed Captions*

On International long haul flights, we have a selection of movies and safety and information videos available with closed captions (CC).

These movies are clearly marked on our cutting-edge touch-screen system Red. Just go to 'Video Settings' to activate the function when playing a movie.

* International long haul flights only