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Flights to Christmas Island

Virgin Australia fly to Christmas Island twice per week (Tuesdays & Fridays) from Perth, Western Australia.

Altitude Airways is offering International flights from Jakarta. For more information and to book, please contact

We strongly recommend that ALL travellers purchase a travel insurance policy that covers travel to the Indian Ocean Territories. Please ensure that your policy covers weather related flight disruptions.


Every Tuesday:

VA1909 Depart Perth 12:30 Arrive Christmas Island 15:20
VA1918 Depart Christmas Island 16:05 Arrive Cocos Islands 17:10
VA1916 Depart Cocos Islands 17:55 Arrive Perth 23:50

Every Friday:

VA1913 Depart Perth 08:15 Arrive Learmonth 10:10 (Learmonth is a fuel stop only)
VA1913 Depart Learmonth 10:55 Arrive Cocos Islands 12:35
VA1917 Depart Cocos Islands 13:20 Arrive Christmas Island 15:25
VA1912 Depart Christmas Island 16:10 Arrive Perth 20:45

Additional Sunday Flights:

Sunday 9th October 2022

Sunday 11th December 2022
Sunday 18th December 2022
Sunday 22nd December 2022
Sunday 29 January 2023

VA1909 Depart Perth 08:30 Arrive Christmas Island 11:20
Va1912 Depart Christmas Island 12:10 Arrive Perth 16:45


All flights depart from Perth Airport Terminal 1

Important information regarding excess baggage

For up to date local check in times, please contact the local Virgin Australia office on Christmas Island on +61 (0) 8 9164 8360 or enquire at the Visitor Centre.

For bookings, contact Virgin Australia or your Travel Agent.

Please be aware that Christmas Island has a Telstra mobile network only – it is imperative a working contact number be provided at the time of booking in the event of flight schedule amendments which are subject to change without notice. For up to date local check in times, please contact the local Virgin Australia office on Christmas Island on +61 (0) 8 9164 8360.

Members of the Christmas Island Tourism Association

Broome, Kimberley & Beyond
Tel: 1300 245 565

Indian Ocean Experiences
Tel: +61 (0)439 215 667

Altitude Airways

Best of Travel Group
 27 offices in Belgium, The Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland and Germany
Web :

Boomerang Reisen GmbH
Biewerer Strasse 15
54293, Trier
for flights and Christmas Island packages from Europe
Web :

Cango Travel
(Culture Adventure Nature)
149 Tanglin Road
#03-19 Tanglin Shopping Centre
Singapore 247909
Phone: +65.6317.2128
STB TA License #00862

Ethos Travel
Phone : + 44 20 7284 1888 (London, UK)
For flights and Christmas Island packages from UK and Europe
Email :

Ultramarina – France and Switzerland

Offices in Nantes, Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Genève and Villeneuve


Airport Transfers may be arranged direct with

Indian Ocean Experiences
Phone +61 (0) 439 215 667
$25 one way
$35 return
Minimum 2 people
Book here

Island Crabbie Transport Services
For bookings, please call +61 (0)439 215 644