Delta's Airline Partners

Virgin Australia

Delta and Virgin Australia give you access to more benefits and a seamless travel experience from beginning to end when flying between the U.S and Australia and New Zealand.

We are committed to your safety and that of our employees so we have raised our standards at every point of your travel journey by implementing measures to keep you safe and give you more peace of mind. 

Since travel looks a little different now, we're here to help you prepare for your trip, so you know what to expect on your next flight. Our trusted partner Virgin Australia has taken similar steps, though their policies may vary.

Explore Australia

Delta and Virgin Australia operate 25 direct flights per week between Los Angeles to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane plus New Zealand.

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Unrivaled Cabin Experience

Passengers will enjoy an aligned cabin experience with both airlines. Business guests can enjoy 180-degree flat-bed seats with direct aisle access and chef curated meals in Delta One Suites and Virgin’s The Business, while guests in Delta’s Premium Select and Virgin’s Premium Economy relax in superior comfort with increased space, premium service and luxury amenities. Delta’s Main and Virgin’s Economy cabins provide comfortable, economical travel and the choice to upgrade to a more spacious seat in enhanced economy products Comfort+ and Economy X.


Together, we’re committed to giving you thoughtful, award-winning service on every flight.

Our dedication to serving you is just one of the reasons why Delta has been named the No. 1 airline for by Business Travel News eight years in a row, and why Virgin Australia earned the distinction of Best Airline and Best Airline Staff in Australia/Pacific by SkyTrax World Airline Awards in 2017.


Our partnership allows you to earn and redeem Velocity points and Delta miles when flying on both airlines*. SkyMiles Medallion® Members and Velocity Platinum members enjoy benefits such as Priority Check-In, Extra Bag Allowance and airport lounge access on select flights. Find out more information here.

Additional Benefits


Enjoy in flight WiFi* and hours of free entertainment on all Virgin Australia and Delta flights between Australia and the U.S, plus free messaging service on board Delta*

*Nominal fee applies.

*Terms apply. Messaging is available through iMessage, Facebook Messengers and WhatsApp


Delta Air Lines customers travelling in the Delta One Suite and SkyMiles Gold, Platinum and Diamond members travelling to Australia and New Zealand receive access to Virgin’s international and domestic lounges.