Qantas Airways Introduction

Tue, 27 Nov 2018. Last updated Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:34

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Qantas also known as Qantas Airways is the biggest airline in Australia. The airline is operating popular international flights all round the world. Services of Qantas in flights or on the grounds bring passengers comfort and convenience.

Qantas Airways is the national flag carrier of Australia with its nicknamed "The Flying Kangaroo". Qantas is operating its largest air fleet size with many international flights and international destinations. Qantas is widely regarded as the world's leading long distance airline and one of the strongest brands in Australia. After KLM and Avianca, Qantas is one of three oldest airline in the world. Qantas Airways was established in November 1920, it had its commenced operations since March 1921. The main hubs of Qantas Airways are Brisbane Airport, Melbourne Airport, and Sydney Airport. In addition, there are secondary hubs such as Adelaide Airport and Perth Airport. Qantas Airways focus on flights from/to Cairns International Airport, flights to Darwin International Airport, flights to Los Angeles International Airport, and flights to Singapore Changi Airport. Qantas is a founding member of the Oneworld airline alliance.

Qantas Airways fleet

As of November 2018, the Qantas mainline fleet consists of 132 aircrafts, including: Airbus A330-200, Airbus A330-300, Airbus A330-800, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 747-400, Boeing 747-400ER, and Boeing 787-9. Among those, Boeing 737-800 has the largest number of aircrafts (75). In addition, Qantas and its subsidiaries operate 297 aircraft, which includes 71 aircraft by Jetstar Airways, 89 by the various QantasLink-branded airlines and 6 by Express Freighters Australia (on behalf of Qantas Freight, which also wet leases three Atlas Air Boeing 747-400Fs).

Qantas Airways flight

Qantas Airways destinations

Qantas flights are operated routes to 20 domestic destinations and 21 international destinations in 14 countries across all continents of Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe and Oceania. Qantas Airbus A380 is operating flights to Sydney and Dallas/Fort Worth, which was the longest flight on the world’s largest passenger aircraft in 2014. Then, the airline launched non-stop flights to London from Perth in March 2018. These launches help passengers have more chance to travel with their limited budgets. The main hubs of Qantas Airways are Brisbane Airport, Melbourne Airport, and Sydney Airport. In addition, there are secondary hubs such as Adelaide Airport and Perth Airport. Qantas Airways flights focus on routes from/to Cairns International Airport, Darwin International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, and Singapore Changi Airport.

Apart from flights operated by Qantas and its subsidiaries, the airline has codeshare agreements with a number of international airlines: Air France, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific Airlines, China Airlines, Emirates, Finnair, Japan Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and other airlines.

Qantas cabin crew

Qantas Airways cabin crew

Traveling in Qantas flights, passengers will be served by professional cabin crew. With the world best designed uniform, Qantas shows an evocative symbol of service excellence and irrepressible Australia spirit of travel. Qantas cabin crew not only expresses passengers by their uniform, but also their friendliness, hospitality and professional working manners. Qantas have created their reputation for excellence in safety, operational reliability, engineering and maintenance, and customer service.

Qantas Airways ticket

There are several ways to purchase the cheap Qantas ticket at AloTrip:

- Via AloTrip’s website: Accessing agency’s website and follow the instructions with simple step to purchase tickets.

- Via Facebook - AloTrip

- Via AloTrip hotline: Direct phone calls to representatives: +84 243 8688800

- Via App AloTrip: searching and installing on App Store or Google CH Play.

In addition, customers can register to receiving the best prices not only of Qantas Airways airfare, but also other airlines’ ones.

After ticket Qantas Airways is reserved successfully, payment methods will be shown for customers to select. It is available for paying online via PayPal payment gate. The total amount will be added 3-4% of payment gate charge fee. Besides, customers can pay directly by cash at AloTrip office in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Qantas e-ticket will be sent to registered email in advance. The ticket will show the booking reference and e-ticket number, which helps passengers easily use for online check in or check in at the airport faster by showing the ticket on their mobile device.

Qantas 787-9 Business Class

Qantas Airways ticket class

Qantas ticket class is divided into four types: Economy, Premium Economy, Business, and First Class. Qantas First Class brings passengers into the world of luxurious relaxing time. The airline anticipates anything required during the journey from lounges, private suite to services in the flights. Besides, Business Class is another choice with world-class comfort, space and style. For budget travels, passengers can choose to fly on Economy and Premium Economy Class. Passengers are provided with convenient, various kinds of inflight entertainment. In addition, Premium Economy class has benefits of dedicated check in, priority boarding like First or Business Class. While Economy Class has experience our warm hospitality onboard while enjoying premium dining or refreshments, reclining seats and latest entertainment options in the sky. Passengers will have chances to enjoy modern utilities and many interesting in flight services.

Qantas Meal Business

Qantas Airways inflight services

Aim to provide passengers with the best services and significant impression in each flights from healthy meals, entertainment and communication. Qantas inflight services are more and more varied to meet the demand of passengers. Qantas inflight meals are served with new flavours and combinations of Australian and world cuisines to create better quality menus, more choice and variety. Complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are served on all flights, including a selection of premium wines chosen by industry experts to enjoy.

After enjoying delicious and healthy meals, it’s time for relax even in a long or short-haul flight. There is a series of in flight entertainment for passengers to choose with new release movies, box set TV, comedies, and documentaries. For those like reading, Qantas magazine provides all travel news and inspiration, useful travel tips as well such as local guides to the best restaurants, where to stay or must-try food experiences during trips.

Another utility in the flights of Qantas is inflight communication which helps passengers to keep in touch when they are flying with inflight Wi-Fi. Personal electronic devices can be used in Flight Mode to finish your work during flight time. Passengers can make call or send text message on A380 and B747 aircrafts.

Qantas Airways baggage allowance

Before traveling, it is necessary to learn about airlines’ baggage allowance carefully to pack and to avoid unexpected cases at the airport. It is a must to know that Qantas hand baggage must fit under the seat in front or in an overhead locker. It does not exceed the allowances of one piece of 7 kg with total dimensions of 115 cm each (56cm + 36cm + 23cm), or one piece of 7 kg with total dimensions of 105 cm and one non rigid garment bag of 185 cm total dimension; or two pieces of 7 kg with total dimensions of 105 cm each piece. For Economy Class, each passenger can bring one piece of 7 kg with total dimensions of 115 cm or one non rigid garment bag with total dimensions of 185 cm (60cm + 114cm + 11cm). In addition to the carry-on baggage allowance, passenger can bring onboard one small item such as a handbag, a laptop bag, overcoat, small camera, small duty free item, or similar size. The hand baggage Qantas for children is the same as for adult. However, infant ticket is not included hand baggage. Food and nappies used during flight can be carried in adult’s hand baggage. Such kinds of special baggage such as musical instruments, bulky items, liquids, aerosols, gels, powders and hypodermic needles can be carried in passenger cabin. However, it must be packed and follow the airline’s regulation.

On all Qantas fare, there are free checked baggage. The number of baggage will differ from routes and classes. For Qantas domestic flights, each passenger can bring one piece of 23kg on Economy class, and two pieces of 32kg on Business class. For international flights (excluding from/to U.S), each passenger can have 01 piece of 30kg on Economy, 40kg on Premium Economy, 40kg on Business, and 50kg on First class. For international flights from/to U.S (North and South America), each passenger can bring two pieces of 23kg on Economy and Premium Economy class, three pieces of 32kg on Business and First class. Total dimensions of each piece do not exceed 158cm. Members of Qantas CLub and Qantas Frequent Flyer will have more kg according to their tiers. Children ticket is allowed to bring baggage allowance the same as adult plus two child items. Infant ticket is allowed one piece of 10kg in international flights to/from Americas, plus three infant items.

Dangerous goods, sporting equipment and pets are also permitted to transport in Qantas flights. However, the requirement for transporting will be strictly regulated by the airline to ensure the safety.

Qantas self check in

Qantas Airways check in service

Qantas check in time differ from airports. Passengers need well prepared and present at the airport early to complete the procedure. Also, passengers can take advantages of do online check in to save time and avoid long queues. The recommended check in time for Qantas domestic flights is 120 minutes to 60 minutes before departure, and 30 minutes latest prior to the departure time. For group check in, the recommended check in time is 90 minutes, and latest time 60 minutes before departure time. The ideal time to check in is 120 minutes before departure, and latest time to check in is 90 - 60 minutes prior to the departure time.

Passengers can take advantage of online check in to save time at the airport. Qantas online check in is available on mobile, website or on App check in. If you're travelling on an eligible booking, check-in on your mobile from 24 hours up until 30 minutes before your domestic flight leaves, or for international bookings from 24 hours until 90 minutes prior to your departure. After check in via or the Qantas app, auto check-in will send an SMS with an invitation to access boarding pass on your mobile device. Qantas Self-serve kiosks are available for flights within Australia where your boarding pass and bag tags can be printed. Staff are on hand to offer help if needed. Overseas customers can head to our regular check-in counters (or kiosks in select Australian airports).

Qantas Airways promotions

Currently, Qantas is well-known as the world's leading long distance airline and one of the strongest brands in Australia. Qantas Airways keeps to provide their customers with outstanding service and is at the forefront of the international civil aviation industry. With the purpose of rewarding customer loyalty, the airline provides Qantas Frequent Flyer program and The Qantas Club. The Qantas Club is the airline lounge for Qantas with airport locations around Australia and the world. Additionally, Qantas operates dedicated international first-class lounges in famous airports such as Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland and Los Angeles. Domestically, Qantas also offers dedicated Business Lounges at Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and Perth for domestic Business Class, Qantas Platinum and Platinum One, and OneWorld Emerald frequent flyers. Qantas is constantly transforming to make sure their well position for the future. That’s how the airline keeps creating value for stakeholders, opportunities for our people and world-class experiences for their customers.

Popular destinations of Qantas Airways

VietnamBan Me ThuotBan Me Thuot Airport, Ban Me Thuot (BMV) - Vietnam
VietnamPhu QuocPhu Quoc Airport, Phu Quoc (PQC) - Vietnam
VietnamHanoiNoi Bai International Airport, Hanoi (HAN) - Vietnam
VietnamDa NangDa Nang International Airport, Da Nang (DAD) - Vietnam
VietnamHo Chi Minh CityTan Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) - Vietnam
AustraliaBrisbaneBrisbane Airport, Brisbane (BNE) - Australia
CambodiaSiem ReapAngkor International Airport, Siem Reap (REP) - Cambodia
VietnamNha TrangCam Ranh Airport, Nha Trang (CXR) - Vietnam
ThailandPhuketPhuket International Airport, Phuket (HKT) - Thailand
Papua New Guinea (Niugini)Port MoresbyJacksons International Airport , Port Moresby (POM) - Papua New Guinea (Niugini)
United StatesLos AngelesAll airports, Los Angeles (LAX) - United States
ThailandChiang MaiChiang Mai International Airport, Chiang Mai (CNX) - Thailand
AustraliaPerthPerth Airport, Perth (PER) - Australia
Lao, People's Dem. Rep.PaksePakse International Airport, Pakse (PKZ) - Lao, People's Dem. Rep.
VietnamQuang BinhDong Hoi Airport, Quang Binh (VDH) - Vietnam

Popular cheap routes of Qantas Airways

Palmerston <-> Hongkong 1,012 USDSydney <-> Amritsar 1,599 USD
Qui Nhon -> Melbourne 2,536 USDRome <-> Sydney 1,518 USD
Brisbane <-> Queenstown 676 USDNha Trang -> Perth 1,657 USD
Vientiane -> Darwin 630 USDSingapore -> Melbourne 412 USD
Adelaide -> Cairns 658 USDKoh Samui -> Maroochydore 584 USD
Siem Reap -> Canberra 705 USDHanoi -> Auckland 641 USD
Dallas <-> Sydney 2,194 USDPakse -> Sydney 1,837 USD
Pleiku <-> Santiago 8,934 USDPhuket -> Broome 519 USD
Gold Coast <-> Bali Denpasar 746 USDCan Tho -> Sydney 1,866 USD
Hue -> Sydney 1,851 USDBangkok -> Albury 467 USD

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