THANKS FOR
SPENDING 2018 WITH US

(WE COULDN'T HAVE DONE 4.5 BILLION KMS WITHOUT YOU)

So we're doubly thankful you went the distance with us. 

To celebrate, we're offering double Velocity Points*

When you book a Virgin Australia flight by 17 December 2018 and travel until 5 December 2019.

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VIRGIN AUSTRALIA DOMESTIC FLIGHTS

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Velocity members will earn 5 Velocity Points per $1 spent on all eligible Domestic fares2, so the higher your fare type, the more Points you will earn.

 

 


From 1 August 2018 for travel on or after 28 October 2018 domestic flights flown as part of a; 

  • Trans Tasman or International Short Haul journey will earn at the same rate as domestic standalone journeys.
  • International long haul flights will earn based on the fare class and number of miles flown.

For flights purchased before 1 August 2018 for travel on or after 28 October 2018 and any flight for travel before 28 October 2018, domestic flights flown as part of an International journey will earn based on the fare class and number of miles flown.

Platinum, Gold and Silver members will also earn a Points bonus in addition to the Base Points3 earned.
The Points bonus does not apply to Domestic Getaway fares.

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VIRGIN AUSTRALIA TRANS-TASMAN FLIGHTS

Virgin Australia Trans-Tasman includes all flights between Australia and New Zealand.

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For flights purchased from 1 August 2018 for travel after 28 October 20184

Velocity members will earn 5 Velocity Points per $1 spent5 on all eligible Trans Tasman  fares6, so the higher your fare type, the more Points you will earn.

When flying on a Virgin Australia Trans Tasman flight as a part of an International Long Haul journey, you will earn Points based on your fare class and the number of miles flown.

 

Platinum, Gold and Silver members will also earn a Points bonus in addition to the Base Points earned3.

 

For flights purchased before 1 August for travel on or after 28 October 2017 and any flight for travel before 28 October 2018 you will earn Points based on your fare class and the number of the miles flown. 

fare type Fare Class7
Points earn rate per mile
Business
C, J
2 Velocity Points
Business Saver
I, D
2 Velocity Points
Freedom
L, K, H, B, Y
1 Velocity Point
Elevate Q, V, N, E 0.5 Velocity Points
Getaway
U, S, M, T 0.5 Velocity Points
Group Travel
G
0.5 Velocity Points

 

Platinum, Gold and Silver members earn a Points bonus in addition to the Base Points3 earned.

Earn points per mile

VIRGIN AUSTRALIA INTERNATIONAL SHORT HAUL FLIGHTS (EXC. trans-TASMAN)

Virgin Australia International Short Haul includes all international flights from Australia to Cook Islands, Fiji, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu.

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For flights purchased from 1 August 2018 for travel after 28 October 20184

Velocity members will earn 5 Velocity Points per $1 spent5 on all eligible International Short Haul fares6, so the higher your fare type, the more Points you will earn.

When flying on a Virgin Australia International Short Haul flight as a part of an International Long Haul journey, you will earn Points based on your fare class and the number of miles flown.

  

Platinum, Gold and Silver members earn a Points bonus in addition to the Base Points3 earned.

For flights purchased before 1 August 2018 for travel on or after 28 October 2017 and any flight for travel before 28 October 2018, you will earn Points based on your fare class and the number of miles flown.

Fare type
Fare Class7
Points Earned
Business
C, J
2 Velocity Points
BusineSs Saver
I, D
2 Velocity Points
Freedom
L, K, H, B, Y
1 Velocity Point
Elevate Q, V, N, E
0.5 Velocity Points
Getaway
U, S, M, T 0.5 Velocity Points
Economy Group Travel
G
0.5 Velocity Points

  

Platinum, Gold and Silver members earn a Points bonus on miles flown in addition to the Base Points3 earned.

Earn points per mile

VIRGIN AUSTRALIA INTERNATIONAL LONG HAUL FLIGHTS

Virgin Australia International Long Haul includes flights to Hong Kong and Los Angeles with a VA flight number operated by Virgin Australia. 

When travelling on Virgin Australia International Long Haul flights, you will earn Points based on your fare class and the number of the miles flown.

You will also earn Points when travelling on codeshare1 flights with a VA flight number, operated by one of our Partner Airlines8.

Fare type
Fare Class7
Points earn rate per mile
First Class - operated by Etihad Airways F, A
2.5 Velocity Points
First Class - operated by Delta Air Lines F, A
2 Velocity Points
Business
C, J
2 Velocity Points
Business Saver
I, D
2 Velocity Points
Premium
R, W
1.25 Velocity Points
Premium Saver
O
1.25 Velocity Points
Freedom - Economy
K. H, B, Y
1 Velocity Point
Elevate - Economy
V, N, E, L
0.5 Velocity Point
Getaway - Economy
M, S, T, Q
0.5 Velocity Point
Group Travel
G
0.5 Velocity Point

 

Platinum, Gold and Silver members earn a Points bonus on miles flown in addition to the Base Points3 earned.

Earn points per mile

Any seat

Want to earn Velocity Points when you redeem your Velocity Points?

You can earn Velocity Points when redeeming for an Any Seat reward on Virgin Australia flights.

 

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VIRGIN AUSTRALIA ACCELERATE

THE TRAVEL SOLUTION FOR SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED BUSINESSES

As a business you could be reducing travel costs while increasing your flight benefits with Virgin Australia’s accelerate program.

  • Virgin Australia Accelerate is free to join with no ongoing membership fee.
  • Save your company up to 10% on a great range of Virgin Australia ticketed flights, plus receive annual travel credits when you spend $20,000 or more on eligible flights.
  • Receive discounted annual membership to the Virgin Australia Lounge for your employees, plus receive two Velocity Gold Memberships when you spend $2,000 within the first 3 months.
  • Take advantage of exclusive offers throughout the year, as well as a dedicated account management team to support your business.
  • Your employees will also continue to earn Velocity Points and Status Credits on their travel.

Apply now

If you'd like more information, or to find out if your business is eligible, visit Virgin Australia Accelerate. 

VELOCITY POINTS AND STATUS CREDITS CANNOT BE EARNED ON:

  • A flight where the membership number entered is not the membership number of the passenger travelling
  • Reward Seat bookings, excluding Any Seat
  • Any fare class that is not listed above
  • Upgraded fares: Members travelling on upgraded fares that are purchased with Points, Upgrade Me Platinum Member Offer, Upgrade Me Premium Bids or using cash at the airport will earn Points based on the fare class originally purchased.

Please allow 14 days before Claiming Missing Points for Virgin Australia flights.

  • * Double Points Offer: To be eligible for the Double Velocity Points promotion you must (1) Activate this offer through the activation link contained on this page between 12.01am AEST 10 December 2018 and 11.59pm AEST 17 December 2018 inclusive (Promotion Period); (2) book an Eligible Flight during the Promotion Period; and 3) enter a valid Velocity membership number at time of booking. An Eligible Flight is a flight marketed and operated by Virgin Australia, for travel between 10 December 2018 and 5 December 2019 inclusive which are flights on which Points can be earned and booked in a fare class that normally accrues Points. Points cannot be earned on Velocity Reward Seat bookings. Flights can be booked via Virgin Australia website. Codeshare services marketed or operated by partner airlines other than Virgin Australia are not eligible for this offer. Bonus Points will be applied to the base points only. Any applicable tier bonus earned will not attract Bonus points as a result of this offer. Bonus Points will be applied to the originally purchased fare class and any upgrades will not attract Bonus Points as a result of this offer. This Velocity Points offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. You should allow up to 4 weeks after the travel period for the bonus Velocity Points to be allocated.

    1. A codeshare flight is a Flight that is operated by one airline with a flight number of another airline. For example, a flight with a VA flight number, but the aircraft is operated by a different airline.

    2. An eligible domestic flight is a flight operated by Virgin Australia with a VA flight number. Earn rates are correct as at 28 May 2018 and are subject to change. Check the Velocity Terms and Conditions for details about earning Points.

    3. Base Points refers to the minimum number of Points that can be earned for an eligible activity or transaction by a Red member.

    4. Where your Trans-Tasman or International Short Haul journey contains a flight operated by another airline that does not have a VA flight number, then that flight will be ineligible for Points earn.  All other flights in the journey operated by Virgin Australia with a VA flight number will earn Points per dollar spent. Where your Trans-Tasman or International Short Haul journey contains a flight with a VA flight number operated by a Velocity Partner Airline you will earn Points based on your fare class and the number of miles flown for the whole journey, including any flights operated by Virgin Australia.

    5. Flights purchased in New Zealand dollar (NZD) or other currency will earn Velocity Points based on the Australian dollar (AUD) equivalent spent.

    6. An eligible Trans-Tasman, International Short Haul flight, is a flight operated by Virgin Australia with a VA flight number. Earn rates are correct as at 28 May 2018 and are subject to change. Check the Velocity Terms and Conditions for details about earning Points.

    7. Certain fare classes may be ineligible for Points and Status Credits earn, as specified above. Various fare classes may not be available all year round and certain fare types will vary depending on the destination. Please check your itinerary is eligible to earn Points and Status Credits before completing your booking. If you are unable to determine your fare class please contact the Guest Contact Centre or your booking agent for assistance.

    • Members who travelled on Delta Airlines operated F and A class fares prior to 1 February 2018 will earn 1.5 Velocity Points per mile.
    • Virgin Australia operated flights sold with an Air Mauritius (MK) flight number are ineligible to earn Velocity Points and Status Credits.