Economy X

Like flying in style? Meet Economy X. Available on all domestic and international flights, Economy X is an upgrade to your standard Economy seat that gives you added benefits – at the airport and on board – and only costs a little bit extra.

Find out more about Economy X.


For guests looking to travel in our Business cabin, we are proud to offer you several opportunities to upgrade.

UpgradeMe Premium Bid  

Want to enjoy the perks Business without the price tag? Say hello to UpgradeMe. Guests travelling on eligible flights can bid for the chance to upgrade to our Business Class cabin. You will be emailed about the success of your upgrade at least 4 hours before your flight departure time. 

Check your eligibility for UpgradeMe Premium Bid.

UpgradeMe Points and Platinum Member Offer

If you’re a Velocity member travelling in an eligible fare class, you can upgrade on Virgin Australia Domestic or International Short Haul flights.

If you’re a Velocity Platinum member travelling on a Freedom fare, you can use Velocity Points or one of your four complimentary upgrade credits to request an upgrade to Business Class when travelling on Virgin Australia Domestic or International Short Haul flights.

Find out more about how you can take advantage of UpgradeMe Points or complimentary fare upgrades via the Velocity Frequent Flyer website.