Fly with the Eagles on a private charter plane, including ticket to the match! If you are longing for a new and different experience and looking to see how AFL players travel and prepare for matches, now’s the perfect time to book that trip with your mates.
This ultimate footy experience of a lifetime is about to become the way of the future for AFL team travel and fan engagement.
And the West Coast Eagles would like to invite you to join the Eagles on exclusive charter flights to matches in 2024.
Please note that all flights depart and return to Perth. Flight times are subject to change at any time.
What is included in the package?
Return flights to Perth with the West Coast Eagles travelling party (players, coaches and staff), a match day ticket to the Eagles match for that round and a West Coast Eagles souvenir gift. At an extra cost, you can add to your basic package two nights accommodation.
What time will the flights be?
Please refer to the Travel & Sports Australia website for the specific flight times for your particular match round. Please note that flight times are subject to change at any time.
Where and how do I check-in for my flight?
All flights will depart from the Virgin Australia Domestic Terminal. Departing from Perth is Terminal 1. Please refer to your flight E-Ticket for the Terminal in your destination city. Check in will be required at each airport at the relevant check in counters. No online check in will be available. Seats are pre-selected and these can't be changed, however seat requests will be taken into consideration.
What kind of match ticket will I get?
The match day ticket will be a reserved seat within the club’s allocated section for that fixture. You will be seated with other WCE supporters!
Can I upgrade my match ticket and what will the costs be?
You certainly can! We will contact you directly to provide match day hospitality options you may wish to upgrade to. These options will likely include a match day function or a private suite and costs will vary based on the fixture/opponent.
Will there be food and beverages available on the flight?
Virgin Australia are pleased to offer complimentary water, tea and coffee. A variety of customer favourite food and drinks will also be available for purchase from the Virgin Australia onboard menu.
Will there be in-flight entertainment?
Complimentary in-flight entertainment system will be available to use via your own personal hand held device, table or laptop. Learn more here.
Will I be sitting next to the players?
The WCE travelling party, including the player group will be seated together at the front of the plane.
Will we be staying at the same hotel as the players?
No, as the players hotel arrangements are coordinated by the AFL directly and are subject to change.
Can I book the flights only and make my own accommodation arrangements?
Yes not a problem at all, there will be a Flight, Ticket and Souvenir Gift Package option available. Accommodation is not required to book this package.
Can I fly one way only?
Yes, this option is available.
Can I cancel or change away matches once I have confirmed attendance?
No, all packages are non-refundable and non-changeable.
What are the baggage allowances/restrictions?
Economy Class: 1x 7kg Carry On / 1x 23kg Checked Baggage
What happens if I’m running late for my flight(s)?
As per the Terms & Conditions these flights are non-refundable, non-transferable. Therefore, your flight booking is unable to be transferred to an alternative Virgin Australia Service.
Are there Child Prices and/or Accessible Seating?
There is only one price for the program, no child prices apply. For accessible seating & travel arrangements please contact our TASA team at firstname.lastname@example.org