Want to Earn Frequent Flyer Miles For Your Pet? You can now earn points for your pet. How? It’s easy, just fly Virgin Australia.
From Virgin Australia:
We know pets are part of the family and in an Australian-first members can earn Points for travelling with a cat or dog on a Virgin Australia domestic flight*.
You will earn a minimum of 300 Points per pet carrier for each flight sector flown. Points will be awarded for a maximum of two pet carriers per booking.
To earn Points your Velocity membership number must be added to the booking.
Silver, Gold and Platinum members earn a 50%, 75% and 100% Points bonus respectively on top of the base Points earned.
Points Earned per Virgin Australia flight^
|# of Pet Carriers||Red||Silver||Gold||Platinum|
|1 Pet Carrier||300 Points||450 Points||525 Points||600 Points|
|2 Pet Carriers (Maximum)||600 Points||900 Points||1,050 Points||1,200 Points|
^One way travel
For more information on how to book pets, please visit Special Assistance – Pets.
Points will not be earned for unaccompanied pets, the international transportation of pets or Service dogs that travel in the cabin of the Virgin Australia flight. Points will be credited to the member travelling with the pet within 14 days after completion of travel.