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Checked baggage

A checked baggage allowance applies to adults, children, infants and Velocity members travelling on Virgin Australia’s Domestic and International Short Haul network.

Oversized and fragile items

Oversized baggage can be checked in, provided each item does not exceed their baggage weight allowance.

Travelling with Airline partners

If your journey involves multiple flight segments operated by more than one carrier, then different baggage allowances may apply. Find out more about your baggage allowance with Airline partners.

Carry-on baggage

All guests travelling on Virgin Australia operated flights are permitted a carry-on baggage allowance based on cabin class and Velocity Tier.

Dangerous goods

Dangerous goods and hazardous materials are items or substances that may endanger the safety of the aircraft or guests on board. Find out more about dangerous good restrictions for travel.

Delayed and damaged baggage

Delayed or lost baggage, or damage to baggage and/or baggage contents, should be reported to Virgin Australia within the baggage reclaim area at the airport.


The carriage of portable electronic devices and batteries is dependent on its type, configuration, the quantity and certain conditions.