Virgin Australia works closely with celebrity chef Luke Mangan to provide passengers with a range of inflight meals and snacks. Meals are included in all cabin classes (The Business, Premium Economy, Economy) on long-haul flights, while information on other flights are listed below.

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ECONOMY CLASS – AUSTRALIA DOMESTIC ROUTES

Domestic flights are classified as Virgin Australia operated flights within Australia, note that flights to/from Sydney/Brisbane/Melbourne to Perth offer a different inflight service to other flights.

Complimentary snacks will be provided and tea, coffee and water are always free on Virgin Australia. You can purchase additional items from the Virgin Australia inflight retail program, but note that since March 2019 only Visa, Mastercard and Amex credit cards are accepted as a form of payment.

A selection of complimentary beer, cider and wine is available on capital city flights within Australia that have a scheduled departure time between 5 pm and 7 pm, Monday to Friday.

ECONOMY CLASS – SYDNEY/MELBOURNE/BRISBANE TO PERTH

An enhanced inflight service experience is offered on Virgin Australia flights between these city pairs. You will receive a choice of hot meals including complimentary beer, wine and soft drinks.

ECONOMY CLASS – INTERNATIONAL SHORT HAUL (NZ, SOUTH EAST ASIA, PACIFIC)

International short-haul routes have a similar inflight service offering to the above Perth flights. You can choose from a range of hot meals, fresh salads and snacks. Complimentary beer, red/white wine and soft drinks are served with main meals, and tea, coffee, juice and water are available throughout the flight.

SPECIAL MEALS – LONG HAUL

On domestic Australia and short-haul International services, you can purchase vegetarian and gluten-free options, but there is no possibility to order a special meal.

The following 19 special meals can be ordered for long haul flights only; if you are yet to book your special meal, you can contact Virgin Australia right here.

Baby Meal, Bland Meal, Child’s Meal, Diabetic Meal, Low Gluten Meal, Low Fat/Low Cholesterol Meal, Asian Vegetarian Meal, Vegetarian Vegan Meal, Lacto-Ovo Vegetarian Meal, Kosher Meal, Hindu Meal, Muslim Meal, Low Salt, Low Lactose, Fruit Platter Meal, Low-Calorie Meal, Seafood Meal, Vegetarian Jain Meal and Raw Vegetable Meal.

For further information on Virgin Australia special meals check here.

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