Virgin Australia

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Virgin Australia is one of the largest airlines in Australia. The airline mainly flies to destinations in Australia and some countries in Oceania and Asia.


Virgin Australia is a subsidairy of Virgin Australia Holdings.

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Virgin Australia Holdings
Frequent Flyer Program


Virgin Australia was founded in 2000 as Virgin Blue by Virgin Group. In 2011, the airline changed its name to the current name: Virgin Australia.


Virgin Australia has lounges at the following airports: Adelaide, Alice Springs, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Darwin, Gold Coast, Mackay, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, and Wellington. In addition, the airline has some associate airport lounges. Please consult website Virgin Australia for more information.

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Luxury airport lounge


Every Virgin Australia passenger is permitted to bring 1 large piece of cabin luggage, a suit pack and a personal item or 2 smaller pieces of cabin luggage and a personal item. The total maximum weight of cabin luggage is 7 kg. The permitted amount of checked luggage for economy passengers is 1 piece of 23 kg on short-haul flights and 2 pieces of 23 kg on long-haul flights. For business passengers, the permitted amount of baggage is 2 pieces of 32 kg while premium economy passengers can bring 2 pieces of 23 kg. Please consult website Virgin Australia for more information.

Send your luggage

Lost baggage

In-flight Wi-Fi

Virgin Australia offers in-flight Wi-Fi on some of its aircraft. Wi-Fi is free on domestic flights and is available for purchase on long-haul flights. Please consult website Virgin Australia for more information.


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