Register to earn double Status Credits on most new bookings with Virgin Australia

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Velocity bonus points offers
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POSTED: May 23, 2019
UPDATED: July 18, 2019
LOYALTY PROGRAMS: Velocity Frequent Flyer

This promotion will earn you double the regular Velocity Status Credits earn rate on Virgin Australia flights but make sure you register for the promotion before making your booking.

This offer can help you fast-track your way to Velocity Gold or Platinum status.

On this page, we collate the best deals to earn you bonus Velocity points on travel and everyday products.

Current offer: earn double Velocity Status Credits on Virgin Australia bookings

Virgin Australis double Status Credits

To take advantage of this promotion:

  1. Activate this offer between 12:01am AEST 20 May and 11:59pm 27 May 2019 inclusive
  2. Book an eligible flight during the promotion period—I suggest clicking through the Cashrewards website to earn 0.7-1% cashback or using one of these discount codes to get 10% off (the latter is more lucrative)
  3. Enter your Velocity membership number at the time of booking

An eligible flight is any Virgin Australia-marketed and -operated flight and fare class for travel between 20 May 2019 and 14 April 2020 (inclusive). It must earn normally earn Status Credits but excludes long-haul international flights to or from Los Angeles or Hong Kong.

The following are not eligible for this offer:

  • Previous bookings/bookings already made
  • Codeshare services marketed or operated by a partner airline other than Virgin Australia, e.g. Singapore Airlines or Etihad
  • Reward seat bookings

Bonus points will take up to four weeks after your last flight in the itinerary to land in your account.

Virgin Australia plane on tarmac

Offer history

  • May 2019: earn double Velocity Status Credits on Virgin Australia flights (excluding Hong Kong and Los Angeles flights)
  • March 2019: earn 2,500-5,000 bonus Velocity Points on Virgin Australia flights (targeted)
  • February 2019: earn double Velocity Status Credits on Virgin Australia flights
  • December 2018: earn double Velocity Points on Virgin Australia bookings
  • November-December 2018: earn double Velocity Status Credits on Virgin Australia flights between Australia and New Zealand
    October 2018: earn double Velocity Points on Virgin Australia bookings

     

  • September 2018: earn 3,000-12,000 bonus Velocity Points on flights to/from New Zealand
  • July 2018: earn double Velocity Points on Virgin Australia bookings
  • April 2018: earn 10,000 bonus Velocity points on flights to Hong Kong
  • March 2018: earn triple Velocity points on Virgin Australia bookings

Ongoing opportunities to boost your Velocity points balance

There are a number of other ways to earn bonus Velocity Points, including by signing up to cards like the American Express Platinum Edge or Platinum Charge, shopping online through the Velocity eStore and booking hotels.

And here are some of the best ways to use them.

Register to earn double Status Credits on most new bookings with Virgin Australia was last modified: July 18th, 2019 by Daniel Kinnoch