Virgin Australia and United Airlines yesterday launched frequent flier partnerships that include earning and redeeming miles and some elite benefits.
Now, Virgin Australia has launched a bonus Velocity Points and Status Credit offer for one United Airlines flight from Australia before December 31, 2022.
You can access this offer on Virgin Australia’s website here.
You must register for this offer by June 19.
Bonus Points & Status Credits Matrix:
Read More About The United & Virgin Australia Partnership:
This is a beneficial partnership for both United Airlines and Virgin Australia frequent fliers.
Velocity members can also earn bonus points and Status Credits for their first United flight out of Australia by the end of 2022.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
To be eligible for the bonus Velocity Points and Status Credits promotion you must (1) activate this offer through the activation link contained in this email, via www.velocityfrequentflyer.com within the member dashboard under ‘My Offers’ or in the Velocity App between 12.01am AEST 24 May 2022 and 11.59pm AEST 19 June 2022 inclusive (Promotion Period); (2) travel on an Eligible Flight between 24 May 2022 and 31 December 2022 inclusive; and 3) enter a valid Velocity membership number at time of booking (Offer). An Eligible Flight is a flight operated by United Airlines departing from an Australian city for travel to or via Los Angeles, San Francisco or Houston between 24 May 2022 and 31 December 2022 inclusive, on flights and fare classes where Velocity Points and Status Credits can normally be earned. Bonus Points and Status Credits are a one-time bonus and awarded only on the first international flight segment out of an Australian city on a one way basis of 7,000 Points and 70 Status Credits in Business, 5,000 Points and 50 Status Credits in Premium Economy and 2,500 Points and 25 Status Credits in Economy. Points and Status Credits cannot be earned on Velocity Reward Seat bookings. Codeshare services marketed or operated by partner airlines, other than United Airlines or Virgin Australia, are not eligible for this offer. Points and Status Credits will be credited to the Velocity membership account entered at the time of booking and the Velocity member must be the passenger travelling on the Eligible Flight. This Offer does not attract an additional tier bonus. Bonus Points will be applied to the originally purchased fare class and any upgrades from Economy to Premium Economy, Business will only attract bonus Points as originally ticketed. Flights can be booked via the websites of United Airlines, Virgin Australia, and via a travel agent. This Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. Please allow up to 6 weeks after the travel period for the bonus Velocity Points and Status Credits to be allocated.