Commencing operations as Virgin Blue in , the airline today services more than 50 destinations, both domestic and international. Its main hubs are Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland airports. However, the general baggage allowance ranges from one piece of 23kg luggage to three pieces of 32kg luggage per passenger. No single item of baggage may weigh more than 32kg. Virgin Australia allows passengers to pre-purchase additional baggage allowance before check-in. For passengers on domestic flights, all additional baggage is charged per piece.
Read Time: 2. The first thing to know is that different fare classes and Velocity Reward Tiers have different baggage allowances when flying on a Virgin Australia operated aircraft. Also note, no additional carry-on baggage allowance is granted to Red or Silver Velocity Members. Economy, Economy X and Premium Economy Class Fare One standard piece 7kgs total with maximum dimensions: 56cm long, 36cm wide, 23cm deep OR 7kgs total with maximum dimensions: 48cm long, 34cm wide, 23cm deep OR One standard piece and one suit pack 7kgs total with maximum dimensions standard piece : 56cm long, 36cm wide, 23cm deep and suit pack : cm tall, 60cm wide, 11cm deep PLUS One personal item like a laptop computer, handbag, pocketbook or purse Business Class Fare, Velocity Gold and Platinum Members Similar to the above economy rules except these customers are allowed 14kgs total, distributed between two pieces of carry-on. Excess baggage is accepted on a space available basis by the airline depending on available cargo space.