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Fares for you

Fares For You

At Virgin Australia, we know that everyone travels for different reasons. That’s why we’ve created Fares For You. Fares for You offers a range of fares across all of our domestic and international routes so you can choose the fare that most suits you every time you travel. And all with our award-winning Virgin Australia service and in-flight comfort.

Whether you’re after a great value fare, the freedom of full flexibility, or even the option to earn extra Velocity Points, Virgin Australia has a fare to match your travel needs. 

For full information, please refer to our fare types, fees and surcharges

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Please note that information on this page only applies to flights operated by Virgin Australia.
For flights operated by other airlines, please contact the airline directly.

 

Economy

Getaway

The fare that offers great value and award-winning service.

For guests who don’t need flexibility to change their ticket. Enjoy great value with our award-winning service, complimentary food and beverage, in-flight entertainment and checked baggage.

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Elevate

For the ideal balance of value and flexibility.

The perfect balance of both value and flexibility, with options to explore if your plans change. Enjoy complimentary food and beverage, in-flight entertainment and checked baggage. 


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Freedom

The fare that is made to move around you.

Ideal for guests who might have a last minute change of plan, Freedom is designed to move around your schedule with all the flexibility you need. Enjoy complimentary food and beverage, in-flight entertainment and checked baggage.


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Business

Business Saver

The best value for flying in exceptional style.

Our Business Saver fare offers superb value for exceptional style and refined comfort. If plans change, you can cancel or change your flight for a fee plus fare difference. Once on-board enjoy spacious seats, in-flight entertainment and fine dining.

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Business

For the most stylish, relaxing and refined way to fly.

The ultimate fare for full flexibility and a deeply relaxing on-board experience. Enjoy executive comfort and our award-winning service, fine dining and in-flight entertainment. Flights can be changed or cancelled for no additional fee plus fare difference.

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30x30-transtas-icon Trans Tasman Flights Only
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Domestic Fare Types

All domestic passengers will enjoy complimentary food, baggage and entertainment on every flight regardless of the fare type they select.

The following fare types will be available across the domestic network:

  • Getaway – Our lowest domestic fare for guests who don’t need the flexibility to change their flight.
  • Elevate  – Both value and flexibility, with options to explore if our guests’ plans change.
  • Freedom – Full flexibility for guests who might have a last-minute change of plan.
  • Business Saver – For guests who want exceptional style and refined comfort for superb value.
  • Business – For guests who prefer refined comfort and full flexibility. 

The information below sets out the specific fare rules and inclusions for this fare type. These are in addition to your rights under the Australian Consumer Law.

Domestic Economy Business

Fare Brand

Getaway Elevate Freedom Business Saver Business
Fare Class M*, S*, T Q, V, N, E L, K, H, B, Y I D, C, J

Food and Beverage

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Currently not available. Complimentary water and a snack is offered, irrespective of cabin. Complimentary meals and the purchase of additional food and drinks will not
be available on board.

Economy X^

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Available for purchase

N/A

Advance Seat Preference

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Included

Carry On Baggage

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Max 2 pieces (up to 7kg total)

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Max 2 pieces (up to 7kg each)

Checked Baggage

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1 piece (up to 23kg)

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2 piece (up to 32kg each)

Access to the Virgin Australia lounge

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Currently not available. Our lounges are temporarily closed and we are continuing to assess
their re-opening as travel restrictions ease. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Priority Check-in/Boarding/Baggage

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Not included.
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Not included. Available to Platinum & Gold Velocity members
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Included

Infants/Children

 Infants <2yrs with no seat are free
Children (2-11) and infants with a seat are 100% of adult fare

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Fee applies
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No fee

Upgrade Me Premium Bid

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Eligible
N/A

Velocity Upgrade Me Points

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Permitted
N/A

Velocity Fly Ahead

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Not available
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Platinum & Gold Velocity Members Only

Velocity Points Earned

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5 points/ AU$1

Velocity Status Credits Earned

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Yes
Velocity Points bonus for Platinum, Gold and Silver members Cross icon
No
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Yes

Fare Flexibility

Flight Changes

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Permitted until midnight prior to scheduled departure
$A90 fee + fare difference

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Permitted until 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference
or
Permitted within 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
$A70 fee + fare difference

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted until 30 days prior to scheduled departure - No fee + fare difference
or
Permitted until midnight prior to scheduled departure – 
$70 fee + fare difference

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference

Name Changes

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Not permitted
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Permitted - $A90 fee + associated flight change fee

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Permitted - No fee

Cancellations

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Not permitted

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Permitted until midnight prior to scheduled departure – credit to Travel Bank only ($A70 fee)

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure – credit to Travel Bank (no fee) or refund to original form of payment (A$80 fee)

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Permitted until midnight prior to scheduled departure  - credit to Travel Bank ($A50 fee)

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure - credit to Travel Bank or refund to original form of payment (no fee)

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Loss of fare
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Permitted within 12 months – credit to Travel Bank or (no fee) refund to original form of payment (no fee)
You may also be entitled to a refund under the Australian Consumer Law in certain circumstances. 

 

^Conditions apply depending on aircraft

All Virgin Australia airfares are subject to change without notice. If you change your booking, your new fare may be more expensive than the original fare paid.

Trans Tasman Fare Types

Travel across the Tasman with more choice than ever across Economy and Business fare classes.

The following fare types will be available across the Trans Tasman network:

  • Getaway - Our lowest fare for guests who don’t need the flexibility to change their flight.
  • Elevate - Both value and flexibility, with options to explore if our guests’ plans change.
  • Freedom - Full flexibility for guests who might have a last minute change of plan.
  • Business Saver - For guests who want exceptional style and refined comfort for superb value.
  • Business - For guests who prefer refined comfort and full flexibility.

The information below sets out the specific fare rules and inclusions for this fare type. These are in addition to your rights under the Australian Consumer Law.

Economy

International Short Haul Economy

Fare Brand

Getaway Elevate Freedom
Fare Class U, M, S, T Q, V, N, E, L K, H, B, Y

Food and Beverage

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Included

Economy X^

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Available for purchase

Advance Seat Preference

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Included

Carry On Baggage

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Max 2 pieces (up to 7kg total)

Checked Baggage

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1 piece (up to 23kg)

Lounge Access

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Not included. Available to Platinum & Gold Velocity members
Infants/Children

Infants <2yrs with no seat are 10% of adult fare
Children (2-11) and infants with a seat are 75% of adult fare

Guest Contact Centre/Airport Fees dollar icon
Fee applies

Upgrade Me Premium Bid

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Eligible

Velocity Upgrade Me Points

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Permitted

Velocity Points Earned

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5 points/ AU$1

Velocity Status Credits Earned

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Yes

Velocity Points bonus for Platinum, Gold and Silver members

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Yes

Fare Flexibility

Flight Changes

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Permitted until midnight prior to scheduled departure
$A100 fee + fare difference
or
Permitted until scheduled departure for same flight/same day upgrades
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted until 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference
or
Permitted within 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
$A80 fee + fare difference
or
Permitted until scheduled departure for same flight/same day upgrades
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted until prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference

Name Changes

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Not permitted
Cancellations

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Not permitted

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure – credit to Travel Bank ($A80 fee) or refund to original form of payment (A$150 fee)

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure. Credit permitted to Travel Bank or refund to original form of payment (no fee)

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Loss of fare
You may also be entitled to a refund under the Australian Consumer Law in certain circumstances. 

 

Business

International Short Haul Business

Fare Brand

Business Saver Business
Fare Class I, D C, J

Food and Beverage

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Included

Advance Seat Preference

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Included

Carry On Baggage

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Max 2 pieces (up to 7kg each)

Checked Baggage

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2 pieces (up to 32kg each)

Lounge Access

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Included
Infants/Children

Infants <2yrs with no seat are 10% of adult fare
Children (2-11) and infants with a seat are 75% of adult fare

Guest Contact Centre/Airport Fees tick icon
Included - no fee

Velocity Points Earned

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5 points/ AU$1

Velocity Status Credits Earned

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Yes

Velocity Points bonus for Platinum, Gold and Silver members

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Yes

Fare Flexibility

Flight Changes

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Permitted until 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference
or
Permitted within 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
$A120 fee + fare difference
or
Permitted until scheduled departure for same flight/same day upgrades
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference

Name Changes

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Not permitted
Cancellations

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure – credit to Travel Bank ($A120 fee) or refund to original form of payment (A$200 fee)

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure. Credit permitted to Travel Bank or refund to original form of payment (no fee)

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Loss of fare
You may also be entitled to a refund under the Australian Consumer Law in certain circumstances. 

 

 ^Conditions apply depending on aircraft

All Virgin Australia airfares are subject to change without notice. If you change your booking, your new fare may be more expensive than the original fare paid.

International Short Haul Fare Types

The following fare types will be available across the International Short Haul network:

  • Getaway - Our lowest fare for guests who don’t need the flexibility to change their flight.
  • Elevate - Both value and flexibility, with options to explore if our guests’ plans change.
  • Freedom - Full flexibility for guests who might have a last minute change of plan.
  • Business Saver - For guests who want exceptional style and refined comfort for superb value.
  • Business - For guests who prefer refined comfort and full flexibility.

The information below sets out the specific fare rules and inclusions for this fare type. These are in addition to your rights under the Australian Consumer Law.

Economy

International Short Haul Economy

Fare Brand

Getaway Elevate Freedom
Fare Class U, M, S, T Q, V, N, E, L K, H, B, Y

Food and Beverage

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Included

Economy X^

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Available for purchase

Advance Seat Preference

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Included

Carry On Baggage

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Max 2 pieces (up to 7kg total)

Checked Baggage

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1 piece (up to 23kg)

Lounge Access

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Not included. Available to Platinum & Gold Velocity members
Infants/Children

Infants <2yrs with no seat are 10% of adult fare
Children (2-11) and infants with a seat are 75% of adult fare

Guest Contact Centre/Airport Fees dollar icon
Fee applies

Upgrade Me Premium Bid

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Eligible

Velocity Upgrade Me Points

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Permitted

Velocity Points Earned

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5 points/ AU$1

Velocity Status Credits Earned

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Yes

Velocity Points bonus for Platinum, Gold and Silver members

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Yes

Fare Flexibility

Flight Changes

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Permitted until midnight prior to scheduled departure
$A150 fee + fare difference
or
Permitted until scheduled departure for same flight/same day upgrades
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted until 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference
or
Permitted within 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
$A100 fee + fare difference
or
Permitted until scheduled departure for same flight/same day upgrades
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted until prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference

Name Changes

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Not permitted
Cancellations

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Not permitted

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure – credit to Travel Bank ($A100fee) or refund to original form of payment (A$200 fee)

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure. Credit permitted to Travel Bank or refund to original form of payment (no fee)

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Loss of fare
You may also be entitled to a refund under the Australian Consumer Law in certain circumstances. 

 

Business

International Short Haul Business

Fare Brand

Business Saver Business
Fare Class I, D C, J

Food and Beverage

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Included

Advance Seat Preference

tick icon

Included

Carry On Baggage

tick icon

Max 2 pieces (up to 7kg each)

Checked Baggage

tick icon

2 pieces (up to 32kg each)

Lounge Access

tick icon
Included
Infants/Children

Infants <2yrs with no seat are 10% of adult fare
Children (2-11) and infants with a seat are 75% of adult fare

Guest Contact Centre/Airport Fees tick icon
Included - no fee

Velocity Points Earned

tick icon
5 points/ AU$1

Velocity Status Credits Earned

tick icon
Yes

Velocity Points bonus for Platinum, Gold and Silver members

tick icon
Yes

Fare Flexibility

Flight Changes

dollar icon
Permitted until 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference
or
Permitted within 30 days prior to scheduled departure -
$A200 fee + fare difference
or

Permitted until scheduled departure for same flight/same day upgrades
No fee + fare difference

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure -
No fee + fare difference

Name Changes

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Not permitted
Cancellations

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure – credit to Travel Bank ($A200 fee) or refund to original form of payment (A$400 fee)

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Permitted prior to scheduled departure. Credit permitted to Travel Bank or refund to original form of payment (no fee)

No Show cross icon
Loss of fare
You may also be entitled to a refund under the Australian Consumer Law in certain circumstances. 

 

 ^Conditions apply depending on aircraft

All Virgin Australia airfares are subject to change without notice. If you change your booking, your new fare may be more expensive than the original fare paid.