Qantas

Founded
1920
Type
Full Service Carrier
Fleet size
130
Destinations
85
Passengers per year
N/A

Qantas is the largest airline and flag carrier of Australia. The airline flies to destinations in Australia, Oceania, Asia, South America, North America, and Africa.

Organization

Qantas is a fully independent airline that has multiple subsidiaries. Two of these subsidiaries are airlines, these are QantasLink and Jetstar Airways. QantasLink is one of these subsidiaries, it operates domestic flights for Qantas. The airline also has a low-cost airline which is called Jetstar Airways.

Alliance
Oneworld
Frequent Flyer Program
Qantas Frequent Flyer

History

Qantas was founded in 1920 and commenced its operation one year later.

Quick facts

  • Qantas operates one of the world’s longest non-stop flights from Perth Airport to London Heathrow Airport. The distance between those two airports is 14.449 km which takes about 17 hours.

Lounges

Qantas has a few dozen of own lounges spread over Australia and some of its international destinations. The airlines’ passengers can also use several partner lounges across the world. Please consult website Qantas for more information.

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Luxury airport lounge

Baggage

All passengers traveling with Qantas on domestic flights can bring 1 large piece of cabin luggage and a garment bag or 2 small pieces of cabin luggage on board with a maximum combined weight of 10 kg. This allowance is the same for all First, Business and Premium Economy passengers on long-haul flights. For Economy passengers, the allowance on long-haul flights is just 1 large bag and a garment bag with a maximum combined weight of 7 kg. The amount of permitted checked baggage on Qantas domestic flights is 1 piece of checked baggage with a maximum weight of 23 kg in Economy Class and 2 pieces of 32 kg in Business Class. For international destinations, the amount of permitted baggage may differ. Please consult website Qantas for more information.

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Lost baggage

In-flight Wi-Fi

Qantas offers free in-flight Wi-Fi on some of its Boeing 737-800 and Airbus A330 aircraft. Please consult website Qantas for more information.

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