You may already be aware that point transfers from Virgin Australia Velocity to Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer will become more expensive from 1 January 2019. The current transfer rate of 1.35:1, which applies in both directions, will increase to a 1.55:1 rate. Given the upcoming devaluation, you may be tempted to transfer some or all of your Velocity points to KrisFlyer … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about Virgin, Virgin Velocity, and it's subsidiary Tiger Airways.
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Why pay full price for your next Virgin flight? Virgin Australia regularly releases discount codes that you can use to save money on airfares! These promo codes can save you up to 10% on flights operated by Virgin Australia. There are a few restrictions. Virgin Australia discount codes are only valid on certain routes, travel dates and fare categories. Some sale and … [Read more...]
One of the benefits of Virgin Australia Platinum status is the complimentary upgrades to Business Class. Velocity Platinum members are entitled to four annual upgrades on Virgin Australia flights via the UpgradeMe Platinum Member Offer. This seems like a good deal if you have Velocity Platinum status - and it can be - but there are a few catches. Here's what you need to … [Read more...]
It's that time of year again where the Christmas offers start rolling in! Virgin Australia is the first Australian airline to jump on the bandwagon, offering up to 10,000 bonus Velocity points for Christmas. This Velocity Frequent Flyer promotion is relatively easy to get behind. You'll receive 2,000 bonus Velocity points if you earn at least one point with 3 unique … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia is offering double Velocity status credits on all flights between Australia and New Zealand! To earn double Velocity status credits to New Zealand, you'll need to book an eligible Virgin Australia flight by 14 December 2018. Travel must be completed between 26 November 2018 and 9 October 2019. Note that only trans-Tasman flights operated and marketed by … [Read more...]