Virgin Australia has launched a 15% off award sale for bookings made until June 30, 2015.
The award sale should be valid on all routes as far as the award inventory is loaded. The terms and conditions imply that his is valid both for economy and business class redemptions.
You can access Virgin Australia’s website for this offer here.
Here are some examples about the miles requires and taxes:
This could be the right time to redeem some Virgin Australia Velocity points. Just remember to check the paid fares as well.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
This offer applies to Reward Seat bookings made on Virgin Australia marketed and operated flights between 1 May 2015 and 30 June 2015. Flights operated by partner airlines or Any Seat redemptions are not eligible for this offer. Reward Seats are subject to availability and to the Velocity Membership Terms and Conditions and must be booked at www.velocityfrequentflyer.com. 15% discount is only applicable to minimum Points pricing and does not apply to taxes, fees and surcharges which are payable in addition to Velocity Points redeemed. Any taxes, Booking and Service fees and surcharge components are not eligible for Points earn. Quoted Points price redemption booking is based on a one way Economy Reward Seat. Quoted Points price correct as at 20 April 2015 and is subject to change. Bookings can be changed or cancelled by paying a fee and any applicable fare difference in accordance with the applicable fare restrictions as published on our website on the day you request your change. For current change and cancel fees, visit the Virgin Australia website. Changes to discounted Reward Seat bookings made outside of the promotional period (1 May – 30 June 2015) may result in a loss of the 15% discount and an additional collection of Points may be required. Bookings for Reward Seat itineraries to, from or via the United States made at least 7 days prior to departure may be cancelled up to 24 hours after confirmation, without penalty by calling the Membership Contact Centre on 13 18 75. For a redemption booking, the payment amount will comprise of taxes or, where the total cash component of a booking exceeds $50 and this amount is paid for by credit card or debit card, the payment amount will comprise of taxes and a Booking and Service fee. Add our Booking and Service fee when paying by credit card or debit card ($7.70 per person per booking for Virgin Australia domestic flights, $10 per person per booking for Virgin Australia international short haul flights and $30 per person per booking for Virgin Australia international long haul flights). Add our Membership Contact Centre fee for bookings by phone ($35 or 4,500 Points per person per for Virgin Australia domestic bookings or Virgin Australia international short haul bookings and $60 or 7,500 Points per person for Virgin Australia international long haul bookings). Baggage Allowances for Economy Reward Seat fares with Virgin Australia include a checked baggage allowance and vary by membership level and destination. Red members receive 1 piece up to 23kg on domestic and international short haul flights, 2 pieces up to 23 kg each on flights to Los Angeles, or 30kg on international long haul flights to Abu Dhabi. Additional complimentary baggage allowances apply for Silver, Gold and Platinum Velocity members and can be viewed at the Virgin Australia website. Additional fees will be charged for baggage in excess of the published allowances. Fees are chargeable at the time of purchase and are more expensive if not purchased prior to arriving at the airport.