Enjoy up to 40% more legroom in Economy X.

Available on all Virgin Australia domestic and international flights, Economy X is an upgrade to your standard Economy seat that gives you added benefits. Enjoy up to 40% more legroompreferred overhead lockers, and priority screening and boarding. Plus, there are even more benefits when you fly internationally.1

Platinum members and additional companions travelling on the same booking may reserve an Economy X seat for free on domestic and short-haul international flights operated by Virgin Australia if available at the time of the request. Economy X terms and conditions.

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How to redeem Points for Economy X

  • Manage your booking on a selected flight
  • Select an Economy X seat from the seat map
  • On the payment page log in to your Velocity account and select Velocity Points as your method of payment

Unwind in the lounge before your flight

Virgin Australia’s Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Gold Coast and Sydney lounges have re-opened. We are continuing to assess the re-opening of other lounges as travel restrictions ease. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Take everything... Add an extra bag

You can redeem your Velocity Points to pre-purchase baggage on Virgin Australia operated flights.
Redeem your Points for additional checked baggage at the time of booking or post booking (up to three hours before departure). Save Velocity points by redeeming points on baggage before arrival at the airport.4

Please Note: Additional baggage cannot be
​​​​​​​pre-purchased for flights operated by our airline partners

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Carbon offset your flight and be a responsible flyer

Every year, Virgin Australia and Velocity Frequent Flyer offset over 50,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions, through its carbon offset scheme, Fly Carbon Neutral.
Through a partnership with the Tasmanian Land Convervancy (TLC), Virgin Australia guests who choose to offset their flights are actively supporting its New Leaf Project, which involves the preservation of Tasmania's native forest, species and ecosystems.

Redeem your Points to carbon offset your next flight and help us minimise the impact of carbon emissions on our environment5.

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How to carbon offset using Points

  • Log in and select "manage booking" in your account
  • Add Carbon offsetting to your flight
  • Select Velocity Points as your method of payment​​

Don't have quite enough Velocity Points to upgrade?

Buy Points with Points Booster and get there in style. T&Cs apply6