Virgin Blue - Virgin Celebrates With 1000 $1 Fares TONIGHT 7PM QLD TIME - One-Hour (or until sold)

5 February 2009

VIRGIN Blue is selling 1000 $1 tickets online to celebrate the first anniversary of services between Coolangatta, Canberra, Sydney, Albury and Port Macquarie.

The one-hour (or until sold) internet-only sale of 1000 tickets, starting at 7pm Queensland time today (8pm daylight saving time), will offer the $1 fares, inclusive of taxes, across the four city pairs on the Virgin Blue network.

Virgin Blue said seats on the virtually giveaway offer were limited and might not be available at peak times or on all flights.

The fares were for travel between April 29 and June 25, and checked baggage charges would apply.

TOPICS:   Travel

26 comments

  • lilpretzel
  • admin EDITOR
    6 minutes .... anyone lined up to try and get one?
  • sarah4mike
    Does anyone have the link please?
  • lilpretzel
    I don't think there is a special link, website still not showing the special :rolleyes:
  • Joyous1
    I went to look and I couldn't see it
  • golfwidow
    I can't find anything on the site...
  • golfwidow
    Silly billies :rolleyes:
  • Keeys
    I've done a few dates etc and no luck with anything coming up :(
  • sarah4mike
    Me too :( Is that you Rica? :P
  • joelwilliam
    I can't see anything on the site. And it seems pretty quick, (not under a lot of load, from the special)
  • lilpretzel
    Maybe news.com.au stuffed up the times.
  • joelwilliam
    EDIT: VIRGIN Blue is selling 1000 $1 tickets online to celebrate the first anniversary of services between Coolangatta, Canberra, Sydney, Albury and Port Macquarie. Virgin has been flying from Coolangatta to Sydney and Canberra for way longer than 1 year, maybe even Port. I know Albury in a new flight route. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- VIRGIN will be selling 1000 $1 plane seats exclusively over the internet tonight. Seats on flights going from Canberra to Sydney, Canberra to Coolangatta, Port Maquarie to Sydney and Albury to Sydney will be on sale for one hour from 8pm (AEST). The sale is to celebrate the first anniversary of Virgin flying jets between these destinations
  • Alfacat
    I've been to the site too and tried a few different dates and locations, without success.
  • Keeys
    sarah4mike;79862
    Me too :( Is that you Rica? :P
    How did you know it was me :o You know I'm not the only person in the wold who loves Michael Buble :P :P :P
  • sarah4mike
    Lol same signature darl!
  • lilpretzel
    They are now showing $1.00 Good LUCK! :)
  • golfwidow
    Some from Goldie to Canberra 22 June - 25 June. Late night ones.
  • golfwidow
    Wow. I got some. Fri 19th - Sun 21 from Goldie to Canberra. $24 for 3 of use return! CC charge is $3 per person per flight. Also $8 per person per flight if you want to take luggage. Have no idea if we can go but hey for $24 its worth the risk!
  • eggles
    shame it is for such a limited number of routes
  • eggles
    golfwidow;79935
    Wow. I got some. Fri 19th - Sun 21 from Goldie to Canberra. $24 for 3 of use return! CC charge is $3 per person per flight. Also $8 per person per flight if you want to take luggage. Have no idea if we can go but hey for $24 its worth the risk!
    well done :)
  • lilpretzel
    Nice Golfy, I was too busy doing Bingo to book :(
  • golfwidow
    I know. They didnt plan their sale time very well did they :rolleyes: I ended up with another 3 return for my family to come too so very happy. Thanks heaps for sharing. 6 people return for less than $50 :w00t:
  • lilpretzel
    Nice, I was hoping to get 2 return for 1st - 4th May :(
  • badkitty
    awwww i missed the deal :(
  • jackyblue
    :mad: meee too. Guess that's what happens when you're on holidays & out of the loop.

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