Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 24 Apr 2014
Total posts 35
When do reward flights typically become available for flights with Eithad, booked through Virgin Australia with velocity points?
I'm looking to travel around August / September next year, but I can't seem to find ANY reward flights. Are they typically available immediately, or 6 months before, or is it just random?
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 20 Mar 2012
Total posts 85
I would try calling Velocity. I find the website very difficult to find much in premium cabins
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer Platinum
Member since 07 Feb 2013
Total posts 431
Virgin rewards booking site using partners is a farce, very low availability all around. Ive had to call the centre each time to make a booking with singapore airlines as there is no option to do it online. They need to step their game up if they really want to compete, still a budget airline posing as a full service carrier in a few areas.
Member since 26 Mar 2014
Total posts 88
I'm not sure if I'm correct but I remember reading something to the effect that when the SQ/VA FF partnership starts this month that they will also release a better online booking tool for SQ redemption flights.
Could be wrong.
But you are 100% right its an area that needs addressing.
Virgin Australia - Platinum
Member since 21 Dec 2012
Total posts 17
Gian, correct me if I'm wrong but didn't that partnership start years ago or are you referring to something new?
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