The two big low-cost carriers in Asia have discounted tickets to Southeast Asia (and Honolulu with Jetstar) from right now through to April next year.
Depart: Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Gold Coast, Darwin, Launceston
Arrive: Kuala Lumpur, Phuket, Manila, Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh City, Honolulu
Stops: Some direct flights, some through Singapore or Kuala Lumpur
Dates: August to November 2016 and mid-January to April 2017
Airlines: Jetstar and AirAsia
Cost: $238+ in Economy (inclusive of credit card payment fees)
Note: Jetstar and AirAsia are low-cost airlines, meaning that you will need to pay extra for checked baggage and in-flight meals.
Sydney/Melbourne to Honolulu return for $503 (direct flights):
Gold Coast to Kuala Lumpur return for $337 (direct flights):
Perth to Manila return for $301:
Darwin to Phuket return for $238:
Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City return for $381:
Launceston to Hong Kong return for $515:
Booking link: Go to Expedia to do your search and make your booking.
Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. Fares may disappear quickly, so we suggest booking as soon as you are confident in your travel dates.
Featured image of Hoi An, Vietnam courtesy of Flickr user Loi Nguyen Duc.