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Economy

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Domestic Economy

Enjoy the value-for-money comfort and options of Economy Class. If you are travelling for business or leisure, our regular flights provide convenient and economical options.

Seating

  • Luxury leather
  • Up to 31 inch (75 cm) seat pitch
  • Over 17 inch (43 cm) seat width

Food and Beverage

Complimentary food is provided on all domestic flights. No matter what time of day you're flying, you’ll always be offered something complimentary from our carefully selected food and beverage menu. Whilst the menu varies from flight to flight, what we can guarantee is you’ll always be offered something delicious.

On all flights you can purchase food and drinks from the retail menu (PDF, 1MB).

All Economy guests receive complimentary tea, coffee and water on all Virgin Australia flights. In addition we also offer a selection of complimentary beer, wine, cider and soft drinks on all Australian domestic flights with a scheduled departure time between 5pm and 7pm, Monday to Friday.

Entertainment

Entertainment options are available on many of our aircraft, and include:

  • A330: seat-back entertainment systems with movies, TV and audio channels.
  • Selected Boeing 737 and Embraer 190 aircraft: Wireless In-flight Entertainment, a state-of-the-art system that provides you with access to hundreds of hours of movies, TV shows and music, all available on your own device.

Find out more about our entertainment options on domestic services.  

Baggage Allowance

For more information on our domestic baggage allowances, please refer to baggage information.

Economy X

Economy X offers a more premium experience at the airport and onboard, within the affordability of our Economy class. Arrive ready having experienced enhanced benefits by adding Economy X to your booking:

  • Extra legroom
  • Preferred overhead locker space*
  • Priority boarding ^
  • Priority screening ^

*VA operated flights only
^ Where available

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International Short Haul Economy

Enjoy the value-for-money comfort and options of Economy Class. If you are travelling for business or leisure, our regular flights provide convenient and economical options.

Seating

  • Luxury leather
  • Up to 31 inch (75 cm) seat pitch
  • Over 17 inch (43 cm) seat width

Food and Beverage  

On Trans Tasman flights, our Getaway, Freedom, Premium Saver and Premium guests receive complimentary food and selected beverages. Guests on Go and Go Plus fares receive complimentary tea, coffee and water. A selection of snacks and other beverages may also be purchased, subject to availability. 

On Short Haul International sectors, Getaway and Freedom guests receive complimentary food and selected beverages. All guests travelling on our international short haul services receive complimentary tea, coffee and water. A selection of snacks and other beverages can be purchased, subject to availability, from our retail menu (PDF, 1MB).  

Entertainment

 

Virgin Australia offers Wireless In-flight Entertainment on equipped Boeing 737 and Embraer 190 aircraft. This state-of-the-art system provides you with access to hundreds of hours of movies, TV shows, music and more, all available on your own device.

 

Find out more about our entertainment options on international short haul services.

Baggage Allowance

For more information on our international short haul baggage allowances, please refer to baggage information.

Economy X

Economy X offers a more premium experience at the airport and onboard, within the affordability of our Economy class. Arrive ready having experienced enhanced benefits by adding Economy X to your booking:

  • Extra legroom
  • Preferred overhead locker space
  • Priority/Premium check-in ^
  • Priority/Premium boarding ^

^ Where available
 

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International Long Haul Economy 

Enjoy the value-for-money comfort of an inclusive Economy Class experience when travelling on international long haul services. 

Seating

  • 32 inch (81cm) legroom
  • 6 inch (15cm) recline
  • 18.5 inch (47cm) seat width
  • A USB (Universal Serial Bus) slot to power your personal devices
  • Spacious 3-3-3 seating

Food and Beverage

In-flight food and drinks are all-inclusive on our international long haul flights. Meals and beverages are served throughout the flight, and snacks are available from our onboard snack kiosk.

For special meal requirements, we are able to offer a wide selection of meal choices for your international long haul flight. Review our special meals page for the options as well as how to book.

Entertainment 

Our seatback in-flight entertainment is available complimentary to all guests travelling on international long haul services. Seatback entertainment entertains all ages with an extensive range of new release and classic movies, TV favourites, engaging games, mood-satisfying music and much more.

Find out more about our  entertainment options on international long haul services.

Baggage Allowance

For more information on our international long haul baggage allowances, please refer to baggage information.

Economy X

Economy X offers a more premium experience at the airport and onboard, within the affordability of our Economy class. Arrive ready having experienced enhanced benefits by adding Economy X to your booking:

  • Extra legroom
  • Preferred overhead locker space
  • Priority/Premium check-in ^
  • Priority/Premium boarding ^
  • Noise cancelling headphones#
  • Guaranteed first choice meal#

^ Where available
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