Virgin Australia is a proud codeshare partner of Air Canada, the flag carrier and largest airline of Canada.

Earn Points per mile flown and Status Credits when you travel in an eligible class on an Air Canada operated flight to Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary, with a Virgin Australia (VA) flight number*.

To calculate the number of Points and Status Credits you will earn, refer to the Virgin Australia International Long Haul tables.*

For Air Canada operated flights booked with a VA flight number, retrospective claims for earning Points must be submitted by 14 April 2021.

Velocity Points and Status credit cannot be earned on flights operated:
- By Air Canada (AC) with an AC flight number.

Terms and Conditions:

*Status Credits cannot be earned on all fare classes. Status Credits can only be earned on eligible flights, marketed and operated by Virgin Australia and/or a Velocity airline partner. Status Credits cannot be earned on flights operated by Air Canada (AC) with an AC flight number or on Virgin Australia operated flights with an AC flight number. Status Credits cannot be earned on Virgin Australia operated flights sold with an Air Mauritius (MK) flight number. Status Credits accrual is based on single flight segments that consist of individual flight numbers. An itinerary that involves a change in aircraft but retains the same flight number is considered a single flight segment. An itinerary that consists of a change in flight numbers, even if the same aircraft is used for the entire itinerary, is considered two flight segments. Domestic flights booked within an International journey will accrue Status Credits at the earn level for international flights. Members travelling on upgraded fares purchased with Points or any other subsidised means of upgrades on Virgin Australia or our partner airlines will earn Status Credits based on original purchased fare class.

Earn Points and Status Credits with PNG Air

Velocity is proud to partner with PNG Air of Papua New Guinea.

Our partnership allows you to earn Velocity Points and Status Credits when flying with a CG flight number on a Virgin Australia operated flight.

Velocity Points & Status Credits cannot be earned on:​​​​
- Reward Seat bookings
- Fare classes other than as specified below
- Codeshare flights (any flight with a CG flight number that is operated by an airline other than Virgin Australia).
- Upgraded fares: Members travelling on upgraded fares that were purchased with Points or by bidding for an upgrade will earn as per the rules of the original fare class purchased.

How many Status Credits will I earn?

Earn Status Credits when you travel in an eligible class on Virgin Australia operated flights, with a CG flight number. The Status Credits you earn will depend on where you fly and fare purchased.

Status Credits are not earned on flights operated by PNG Air.

What is an CG flight number?  A CG flight number is a flight where the marketing carrier is PNG Air. Your flight number will be listed as CG followed by a set of numbers (e.g. CG 5001). You can book a flight with an CG flight number on the PNG Air website.

One-way miles (Zone) Deep Discounted Economy Discounted Economy Economy Business Class
0 - 750 (1) 10 15 25 40
751 - 1,700 (2) 20 25 40 80
1,701 - 2,500 (3) 25 35 50 100
2,501+ (4) 30 45 60 120

Note: 
Eligible fare classes for Deep Discounted Economy are B
Eligible fare classes for Discounted Economy are T and V.
Eligible fare classes for Economy are Flexi Q and L.
Eligible fare classes for Business Class are J and D.

How many Points will I earn?

Earn Points per mile flown when you travel in an eligible class on Virgin Australia operated flights with a CG flight number1.

The number of Velocity Points you earn is based on the fare class and the number of miles you are traveling, so the higher your fare class, the more Points you earn.

Fare type PNG Air (CG) Fare Class Points Earn Rate Per Mile

Business Class

J, D

2 Velocity Points

Economy

Q, L

1 Velocity Point

Discounted Economy

T, V

0.5 Velocity Point

Deep Discounted Economy

B

0.5 Velocity Point

Claim missing Points

To ensure you automatically earn Velocity Points on your eligible travel, add your Velocity membership number to your booking prior to travel. You can add your Velocity membership number when you book your flight or call the airline directly to get it added to your booking or present your Velocity membership card at check-in.

It can take up to 4 weeks after your flight for your Points and Status Credits to be added to your Account. 

Flown recently and missing some Points?

If your Points have not been credited after 30 days, or if you forgot to add your Velocity membership number prior to travelling, you can submit a missing Points claim by logging into your Velocity Account and following the steps provided.

Terms and Conditions:
1. Earn rates are correct as at 29 August 2019 and are subject to change. Flights are governed by the operating carrier's terms and conditions, which can be viewed on the operating carrier's websites. Members travelling on Upgraded fares purchased with Points or any other subsidised means of Upgrades on Virgin Australia or our partner airlines will earn Points based on originally purchased fare classes. Check the Velocity Terms and Conditions for details about earning Points.