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Qantas and Jetstar Earning Table

The first table below shows the Qantas and Jetstar Airlines international and domestic fares and booking classes and how they align to the Qantas Frequent Flyer earn categories.

The second table shows how many Qantas Points and Status Credits^ you'll earn for each Qantas Frequent Flyer category, based on the different fares available when you fly Qantas and Jetstar.

These conditions and exclusions may vary from time to time. It is the responsibility of the Member to check whether a proposed booking is eligible to earn Qantas Points and if so how many Qantas Points will be earned. Members should check this website or contact the Frequent Flyer Service Centre before booking a flight.

Remember, Qantas Points and Status Credits cannot be earned on Classic Award flights.

    Frequent Flyer Categories       
Airline   Discount Economy Economy Flexible Economy Premium Economy Flexible Premium Economy Business Flexible Business First
Qantas (QF) International Fare Type Economy Sale Economy Saver Economy Flex / Premium Economy Sale Premium Economy Saver Premium Economy Flex Business Sale /
Business Saver
Business Flex First
Eligible Booking Class NOQ*X^ GKLMSV* BHY* /
T~Z^
R W DIU^ CJ AFP^
Qantas (QF) Domestic Fare Type Red e-Deal  - Flexi Saver / Fully Flexible  -  - Business Sale /
Business Saver
Business  -
Eligible Booking Class EGNOQS*X^  - BHKLMVY*  -  - DIU^ CJ  -
  Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes
Excluded:
* Qantas Points and Status Credits are not earned on Qantas Codeshare flights (ie with a QF flight number) operated by Jetstar Airline other than in booking classes of Y B H K or L (earn in L class is eligible only when travelling on a oneworld fare product)
^ Qantas flight segments booked in X U Z or P classes are eligible to earn Points and Status Credits only when booked as a part of a Qantas & Jetstar Any Seat Award for bookings created on or before 30 June 2014.
~ Qantas flight segments booked in Premium Economy T class will earn at the base rate of Flexible Economy.         
Jetstar (JQ), (3K), (VF) and (GK) Eligibale Fare  - Economy Starter Plus Economy Starter Max  -  - Business Max  -  -
  Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes. Flights operated by Jetstar Asia (3K), Valuair (VF) and Jetstar Japan (GK) do not offer Business Class or Business max.
Excluded:
Qantas Points and Status Credits are not earned when travelling in the Economy Cabin on flights with a Jetstar (JQ) Jetstar Asia (3K) Valuair (VF) or Jetstar Japan (GK) flight number as part of a Qantas International fare or when a Jetstar flight voucher has been selected in lieu of Points and Status Credits earn on eligible international Jetstar Asia (3K) Valuair (VF) and Jetstar Japan (3K) fares on selected routes.
Qantas Points and Status Credits are not earned on Economy Starter or Business fares.         

      Frequent Flyer Categories
Between And one way Discount Economy Economy Flexible Economy Premium Economy Flexible Premium Economy Business Flexible Business First
                   
Minimum Points Guarantee Qantas Points 800 800 1,200 1,200 1,200 1,400 1,400 1,400
                   
Domestic Australia Short Flights Qantas Points 400§ 400§ 600§ 900§ 1,000§ 1,400 1,600 1,800
Status Credits 10 10 20 20 20 40 45 60
Domestic Australia Medium Flights Qantas Points 700§ 700§ 1,100§ 1,400 1,550 2,100 2,350 2,800
Status Credits 15 15 30 30 30 60 70 90
Domestic Australia Long Flights Qantas Points 1,450 1,450 2,200 2,700 2,900 3,300 3,600 4,400
Status Credits 20 20 40 40 40 80 95 120
East Coast Australia New Zealand Qantas Points 1,000 1,375 1,750 2,125 2,300 2,500 2,875 3,250
Status Credits 20 25 40 40 50 80 90 120
East Coast USA West Coast USA Qantas Points 1,300 1,950 2,600 3,250 3,600 3,900 4,500 5,200
Status Credits 20 25 40 40 50 80 90 120
North West Australia South East Asia Qantas Points 1,450 1,825 2,200 2,700 2,900 3,300 3,600 4,400
Status Credits 20 25 40 40 50 80 90 120
Dubai UK / Europe, South East Asia or North Africa Qantas Points 1,700 2,550 3,400 4,250 4,600 5,100 5,950 6,800
Status Credits 25 35 50 50 60 100 110 150
North West Australia North East Asia Qantas Points 2,500 3,750 5,000 6,250 6,900 7,500 8,750 10,000
Status Credits 30 40 60 60 70 120 135 180
East Coast Australia North East or South East Asia Qantas Points 2,600 3,900 5,200 6,500 7,200 7,800 9,100 10,400
Status Credits 30 40 60 60 70 120 135 180
North West Australia Dubai or South Africa Qantas Points 3,000 4,500 6,000 7,500 8,250 9,000 10,500 12,000
Status Credits 35 45 70 70 80 140 160 210
East Coast Australia Hono- lulu Qantas Points 3,000 4,500 6,000 7,500 8,250 9,000 10,500 12,000
Status Credits 35 45 70 70 80 140 160 210
UK / Europe North East or South East Asia Qantas Points 3,600 5,400 7,200 9,000 9,800 10,800 12,600 14,400
Status Credits 40 55 80 80 90 160 175 240
Australia South Africa or South America Qantas Points 3,750 5,625 7,500 9,375 10,300 11,250 13,125 15,000
Status Credits 40 55 80 80 90 160 175 240
East Coast Australia West Coast USA or Dubai Qantas Points 4,500 6,750 9,000 11,250 12,400 13,500 15,750 18,000
Status Credits 45 60 90 90 115 180 200 270
Australia UK / Europe or East Coast USA Qantas Points 6,200 9,300 12,400 15,500 17,000 18,600 21,700 24,800
Status Credits 70 95 140 140 160 280 310 420
                 
Qantas and Jetstar Codeshare Services          
                   
Short international flights including intra-USA, intra-New Zealand, and intra-Japan Qantas Points 300§ 450§ 600§ 750§ 850§ 900§ 1,050§ 1,200§
Status Credits 10 10 20 20 20 40 40 40
Mid-range international flights including those between East Coast Australia and Papua New Guinea, Thailand and Singapore, and Australia and New Caledonia Qantas Points 550§ 850 1,100§ 1,350 1,500 1,650 1,950 2,200
Status Credits 15 15 30 30 30 60 70 90
Mid-range international flights including those between Australia and South Pacific/Papua New Guinea, and intra-USA Qantas Points 1,100 1,650 2,200 2,750 3,050 3,300 3,850 4,400
Status Credits 20 25 40 40 40 80 95 120
Longer international flights including those between Singapore and Japan, New Zealand and Tahiti, and Hawaii and West Coast USA Qantas Points 1,600 2,400 3,200 4,000 4,400 4,800 5,600 6,400
Status Credits 25 35 50 50 50 100 115 150
International flights between East Coast USA and Tahiti, and between Hawaii and Dallas Qantas Points 2,450 3,700 4,900 6,150 6,750 7,350 8,600 9,800
Status Credits 30 40 60 60 60 120 140 180
International flights between New Zealand and Singapore/Chile, and between Fiji and West Coast USA Qantas Points 2,900 4,350 5,800 7,250 8,000 8,700 10,150 11,600
Status Credits 35 45 70 70 70 140 160 210
Ultra-long international flights Qantas Points 4,000 6,000 8,000 10,000 11,000 12,000 14,000 16,000
Status Credits 40 55 80 80 80 160 180 240
§ The Minimum Points Guarantee may apply for eligible flight segments, depending on your tier status and any applicable Status Bonus that may apply. Refer to Minimum Points Guarantee Table for the minimum number of Qantas Points that may be applied for each base rate.
Qantas Frequent Flyer membership, Status Credits and the earning and redemption of Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions.
Status Credits are earned when flying on eligible Qantas, oneworld® alliance airlines, Fiji Airways, Jetstar and QantasLink services. Status credits can be earned on flights operated by Jetstar Airways (JQ), Jetstar Asia (3K), Valuair (VF) and Jetstar Japan (GK) where a Qantas flight number is entered on your ticket when booked in Y, B, H, K or W class, or on a Jetstar Starter Plus, Starter Max or Business Max bundle fares only. You must earn the required Status Credits and travel a minimum of four eligible Qantas, QantasLink or Jetstar flights during your membership year to qualify for the next membership level. 
A flight is a trip with a single flight number. If you have to change aircraft but the flight number doesn't change, it is considered the same flight. If the flight number changes during your journey, even if you continue on the same aircraft, this is considered two flights.
For domestic flights within Australia, Qantas Discount Economy includes Red e-Deal fares, Qantas & Jetstar Any Seat Awards booked in X class, and fares booked in G class. For domestic flights within Australia Qantas Flexible Economy includes classes Y,B,H,K,M,L,V. 
For international flights, Qantas Discount Economy includes classes N, O, Q, and Qantas & Jetstar Any Seat Awards booked in X class. For international flights, Qantas Economy includes classes K,M,L,S,V and G  and Qantas Flexible Economy includes classes Y,B and H. 
Partner Airline Earning Table

These conditions and exclusions may vary from time to time. It is the responsibility of the Member to check whether a proposed booking is eligible to earn Qantas Points and if so how many Points will be earned. Members should check this website or contact the Frequent Flyer Service Centre before booking a flight.

Where airlines are eligible to earn Status Credits, refer to the Partner Airlines Status Credit Earning Table. It is the responsibility of the Member to check whether a proposed booking is eligible to earn Status Credits and if so how many Status Credits will be earned.

Qantas Points and Status Credits cannot be earned on Classic Award flights.

Partner Airline Eligible Booking Class Cabin Class Base Rate~ Cabin Class Bonus
Aer Lingus (EI) BHKLMNOQV Discount Economy 0.70 -
Y Economy 1  -
CDJ Business 1 25%
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
Aeropelican (OT)* BHKMY Economy 1  -
* Note: For travel on or after 22 June 2013, Aeropelican (OT) flight numbers were replaced with Brindabella (FQ) flight numbers and Brindabella earn rates applied. As of 15 December 2013, Brindabella Airlines suspended all operations until further notice. Qantas Frequent Flyer members cannot earn or redeem Qantas Points on Brindabella Airlines until further notice.
airberlin (AB) including airberlin affiliate Niki (HG) EOPW Discount Economy 0.25  -
GNQSV Discount Economy 0.50  -
BHKLMY Economy 1  -
CDIJ Business 1 25%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
Air Niugini (PX) BHKLMNQTVWY Economy 1  -
JC Business 1 25%
Excluded: Points are not earned on domestic or Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
Airnorth (TL) BHLMNOQSVWY Economy 1  -
Air Pacific (FJ)* * Note: Effective from 27 June 2013, Air Pacific will operate as Fiji Airways (FJ). Refer to Fiji Airways for eligible booking classes and earn rates.
Air Vanuatu (NF) BGHKLMNQSTVWY Economy 1  -
JD Business 1 25%
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
Alaska Airlines (AS) BGHKLMQR*STUVY Economy 1  -
FP* First 1 50%

* Applicable for travel on or after 23 January 2014.
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.

Alitalia (AZ) NQSX Discount Economy 0.50  -
GLOW (international) Discount Economy 0.50  
BHKMTVY Economy 1  -
PA Premium Economy 1 10%
CDEIJ Business 1 25%
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas, CAI First (Alitalia Express), CAI Second (Volare SPA) and City Liner.
American Airlines® (AA) OQ~ Discount Economy 0.25  -
GLMNSV Discount Economy 0.50  -
W^ (Domestic US) Discount Economy 0.50  -
BHKY Economy 1  -
W* (International) Premium Economy 1  -
W# (International) Premium Economy 1 10%
DIJR Business 1 25%
AFP First 1 50%

Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
~ Applicable for travel on or after 1 August 2013.
^ Applicable to flights operated by American Airlines on domestic flights within the United States.
* Applicable to AA Codeshare Flights operated by Japan Airlines (JL)
# Applicable to AA Codeshare Flights operated by British Airways (BA) or Qantas  (QF)

Brindabella Airlines (FQ) BHKMV*Y Economy 1  -
*Applicable for travel on or after 1 July 2013. As of 15 December 2013, Brindabella Airlines suspended all operations until further notice. Qantas Frequent Flyer members cannot earn or redeem Qantas Points on Brindabella Airlines until further notice.

British Airways (BA)

GKLMNOQSV Discount Economy 0.25  -
BHY Full Economy 1  -
TEW World Traveller Plus 1 10%
CDIRJ Business 1 25%
AF First 1 50%
       

Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.

Cathay Pacific Airways (CX), including Cathay Pacific Airways' affiliate Dragonair (KA) BHKLMV Discount Economy 0.50  -
Y Economy 1  -
ERW Premium Economy 1 10%
CDIJ Business 1 25%
AF First 1 50%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on joint venture flights or Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
China Eastern (MU) K*LNRSTV Discount Economy 0.50  -
BEHM*Y Economy 1  -
CJ Business 1 25%
DI* Business 1 25%
P* (Domestic) First 1  -
P* (International) First 1 50%
F First 1 50%
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
* Effective for travel on or after 1 July 2013:
- Points earn in K class decreases from 1 to 0.50;
- Points earn in M class increases from 0.50 to 1;
- Points can be earned in D or I class;
- Points earn in P class is dependent on itinerary type (domestic or international travel);
- O, Z or W classes are ineligible for Points earn (Points can only be earned in these classes for travel on or before 30 June 2013).
El Al (LY) BGHKLMNQSTUVY Economy 1  -
D Business 1  -
CIZ Business 1 25%
A First 1 25%
F First 1 50%
Emirates (EK)* BGHKLMQTUVX Discount Economy 0.50  -
ERYW Economy 1  -
CIJO Business 1 25%
AFP First 1 50%
Excluded:  Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
Fiji Airways (FJ)* BGHKLMNOQSTVWY (International) Economy 1  -
LHQY (Specified domestic routes only)# Economy 1  -
CDIJZ Business 1 25%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
# Points are only earned on Fiji Airways* domestic flights between Nadi and Suva or Labasa and Suva and Labasa.
* Note: Effective from 27 June 2013, Air Pacific will operate as Fiji Airways (FJ).
Finnair (AY) ARWZ Discount Economy 0.25  -
GLMNOPQSTV Discount Economy 0.50  -
BHKY Economy 1  -
CDIJ Business 1 25%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.

Iberia (IB)
(including Iberia affiliate Iberia Express (I2))

BGHKLMNOPQSVY Economy 1  -
ACDIRJ Business 1 25%

Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.

Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.

JAL (Japan Airlines) (JL) including Japan Airlines affiliates JALways (JO), JAL Express (JC) and Japan Transocean Air (NU) GLOQ*R§SV (International) Discount Economy 0.50  -
NQ* (International) Discount Economy 0.30  -
B^HKM~ (International) Discount Economy 0.70  -
B^Y (International) Economy 1  -
E# (International) Premium Economy 0.70  -
E# (International) Premium Economy 1  
W (International) Premium Economy 1  -
I (International) Business 0.70  -
CDJX (International) Business 1 25%
AF (International) First 1 50%
Y (Domestic) Discount Economy 0.50  -
Y (Domestic) Economy 1  -
J (Domestic)
Discount Economy Plus Premium Surcharge 0.60  -
J (Domestic) Economy Plus Premium Surcharge 1 10%
F (Domestic) Discount Economy Plus First Surcharge 1  -
F (Domestic) Economy Plus First Surcharge 1 50%

Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
* For travel from 1 May 2013, all international travel in Discount Economy N or Q class will earn a Base Rate of 0.30.
§ For travel from 1 November 2103, all international travel in G, O or R class will earn a Base Rate of 0.50.  For travel up to and including 31 October 2013, G, O and R class are ineligible for Points earn.
^ For travel from 1 May 2013, all international travel in B class will earn a Base Rate of 1.
~ For travel from 1 November 2013, all international travel in K or M class will earn a Base Rate of 0.70.  For travel up to and including 31 October 2013, all international travel in K or M class will earn a Base Rate of 0.50.
# For travel from 1 May 2013, all international travel in Premium Economy will earn a Base Rate of 1.

Jet Airways (9W) KQS Discount Economy 0.50  -
LMNTUY Economy 1  -
CIJPZ Business 1 25%
AF First 1 50%
Excluded: Points are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by an airline other than Qantas.
LAN (LA) including LAN affiliates
LAN Express (LU), LAN Peru (LP), LAN Ecuador (XL), LAN Argentina (4M) and LAN Colombia (4C)
BGHKLMNOQSVY Economy 1  -
WP Premium Economy 1 10%
DIJ Business 1 25%
AF First 1 50%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines. Points are not earned in GNOQ classes on domestic flights within Chile, GKLMNOQSV classes on domestic flights within Argentina, GLMNOQSV classes on domestic flights within Peru and GNOQS classes on domestic flights within Ecuador.
Malaysia Airlines (MH) KMLV Discount Economy 0.25  -
BH (selected routes only)* Discount Economy 0.25  -
BH (selected routes only)# Discount Economy 0.50  -
Y (selected routes only)* Economy 0.25  -
Y (selected routes only)# Economy 1  -
CDJZ (selected routes only)* Business 0.75  -
CDJZ (selected routes only)# Business 1 25%
AF (selected routes only)* First 1  -
AF (selected routes only)# First 1 50%

Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
* Earn rates only apply where travel is between the following destination pairs:
            -  Australia and Malaysia
            -  Australia and United Kingdom
            -  Australia and Europe (including Turkey)
            -  New Zealand and Malaysia
            -  New Zealand and United Kingdom
            -  New Zealand and Europe (including Turkey)
            -  Malaysia and United Kingdom
            -  Malaysia and Europe (including Turkey)
            -  Malaysia and Middle East
# Earn rates only apply where travel is not between the following destination pairs:
            -  Australia and Malaysia
            -  Australia and United Kingdom
            -  Australia and Europe (including Turkey)
            -  New Zealand and Malaysia
            -  New Zealand and United Kingdom
            -  New Zealand and Europe (including Turkey)
            -  Malaysia and United Kingdom
            -  Malaysia and Europe (including Turkey)
            -  Malaysia and Middle East

Qatar Airways (QR) BHKLMV Discount Economy 0.25  -
Y Economy 0.25  -
CDIJ Business 0.75  -
AFP First 1  -
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
Royal Jordanian (RJ) HKLMSV Discount Economy 0.50  -
BY Economy 1  -
CDJ Business 1 25%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
S7 (Siberia Airlines) LMNOQRSTV Discount Economy 0.25  -
BHKY Economy 1  -
CDJ Business 1 25%
Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
South African Airways (SA) GLTVW Discount Economy 0.50  -
BHKMQSY Economy 1  -
CDJZ Business 1 25%
AFP First 1 50%

Limits: Qantas Points can only be earned on:
- domestic flights within South Africa operated by South African Airways with a SA flight number for flights travelled on or before 30 September 2014.
Note: From 1 October 2014, Qantas Frequent Flyer members will no longer earn Qantas Points on flights with a South African Airways flight number or flights operated by South African Airways.

Sri Lankan Airlines (UL) EGKLMW Discount Economy 0.25  -
BHPRV (selected routes only)* Discount Economy 0.25  -
BPH (selected routes only)# Discount Economy 0.50  -
Y (selected routes only)* Economy 0.25  -
Y (selected routes only)# Economy 1  -
CDIJ (selected routes only)* Business 0.75  -
CDIJ (selected routes only)# Business 1 25%

Status Credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
* Earn rates only apply where travel is between the following destination pairs:
            -  Australia and Sri Lanka
            -  Australia and Malaysia
            -  Australia and Middle East
            -  Australia and United Kingdom
            -  Australia and Europe
            -  Sri Lanka and United Kingdom
            -  Sri Lanka and Europe
            -  Sri Lanka and Middle East
            -  Malaysia and United Kingdom
            -  Malaysia and Europe 
            -  Malaysia and Middle East
# Earn rates only apply where travel is not between the following destination pairs:
            -  Australia and Sri Lanka
            -  Australia and Malaysia
            -  Australia and Middle East
            -  Australia and United Kingdom
            -  Australia and Europe
            -  Sri Lanka and United Kingdom
            -  Sri Lanka and Europe
            -  Sri Lanka and Middle East
            -  Malaysia and United Kingdom
            -  Malaysia and Europe
            -  Malaysia and Middle East

TAM Linhas Aéreas (JJ) BEGHKLMNQSUVW* Discount Economy 1  -
Y Economy 1  -
CDJZ Business 1 25%
AFP First 1 50%
Status credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
* Earn in W class is limited to eligible domestic flights within Brazil; any other flights in W class are ineligible for Points earn.
US Airways (US) EKRU Deep Discount Economy 0.25  -
GLSTVW Discount Economy 0.5  -
BHMNQY Economy 1  -
J^ Business Upgrade* 1  -
CDZ Business 1 25%
OP^ First Class Upgrade* 1  -
AF First 1 50%
Status credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
Excluded: Points and Status Credits are not earned on Codeshare Flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® alliance airlines.
^ Members may purchase, from US Airways, an Upgrade from the Economy cabin to Business (J class) or First (O or P class), with Points and Status credits earned at the Economy rate (excluding those upgraded from X class which are ineligible for Points or Status Credit earn). Classic Awards booked in O class are ineligible for Points or Status Credit earn.
* Economy Status Credits earned when travelling on a purchased Upgrade from an eligible Economy fare class.

~ The number of Qantas Points earned for each Flight Segment travelled on Eligible Flights is the Base Rate multiplied by the shortest distance on the surface of the globe between the origina and destination of the Flight Segment, regardless of any immediate stops, when travelling on Partner Airlines or oneworld® Alliance Airlines.
# oneworld® Alliance Airlines and Partner Airlines may change from time to time. Please visit qantas.com/airlinepartners for up to date information.