Virgin Australia Guides

United Airlines to launch Brisbane-San Francisco flights

The Virgin Australia partner is putting down roots in Virgin’s home town.

You’ll soon need more KrisFlyer miles to book an SQ flight

The cost of points-based award tickets and upgrades will increase from July 5.

The best ways to use Qantas frequent flyer points

It’s easy to check how many Qantas Points and status credits you’ll earn in the air, and how many...

Last call: earn 30% more Velocity Points on card transfers

Virgin Australia's popular credit card transfer promotion ends on May 30, so get moving and pocke...

Virgin Australia, United Airlines partnership takes off

There are plenty of perks for Virgin Australia’s Velocity frequent flyers under the new alliance ...

Best benefits of Qantas Gold status for economy flyers

Whip out that Gold frequent flyer card and discover five ways to make your journey easier.

How Marriott Bonvoy upgrades work

Plan you upgrade to larger rooms or even suites at hotels such as the The Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis...

How to get a room upgrade at Hilton hotels

Treat yourself to a bigger room and a better stay with these three tips.

Qantas Points Club guide: membership levels, perks and FAQs

Qantas Points Club is your ticket to earning status credits on reward flights, free Qantas Club v...

Etihad to remain Virgin partner despite Qatar alliance

The Gulf rivals will stand shoulder to shoulder on Virgin Australia’s roster of international par...

Best business class seats: Qantas Boeing 787

Looking for the best business class seats on the Qantas Boeing 787-9? We've used the official sea...

Your guide to the IHG One Rewards Club loyalty program

IHG's new global loyalty program promises faster points earning and greater rewards. Here’s our c...

Airlines slow to allow pets in Australian aircraft cabins

New aviation rules allow airlines to decide whether to carry animals in aircraft cabins, but thei...

Seven expert tips for getting into the inflight work zone

Business travel typically means working at 30,000 feet – here are some strategies to stay product...

When it doesn’t make sense to upgrade to business class

The ‘upgrade lottery’ has more losers than winners, so why play the game in the first place?

Inside Virgin Australia’s new Beyond VIP tier

Virgin seeks to close the gap against Qantas with exclusive VIP perks and an elite loyalty program.

Virgin opens airport lounges for ‘on arrival’ access

Top-tier Velocity members can once again visit Virgin’s lounges after their flight.

Betty’s Burgers join the menu at Virgin Australia lounges

Ever get that crazy hamburger craving before your flight? If so, Virgin’s got you covered.