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Airline Partners - JAL (Japan Airlines)

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About JAL


In conjunction with its affiliates JAL Express, J-Air and Japan Transocean Air, flies to almost 100 destinations in 25 countries and territories.

We are making some changes to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program which will affect these benefits for travel on or after 1 July 2014. View full details.

When flying on eligible JAL fares and flights with a JL flight number, you can:

Earning Points

Earn points when flying on eligible fares and flights.

JAL International Flights
Booking class Cabin Points Base earn rate
(per mile or 1.609km)
Cabin bonus
AF First 1 50%
CDJX Business 1 25%
I Business 0.7  -
WE Premium Economy 1  -
YB Economy 1  -
HKM Discount Economy 0.7  -
LSVGOR Discount Economy 0.5  -
NQ Discount Economy 0.3  -
JAL Domestic Japan Flights
Booking class Cabin Points Base earn rate
(per mile or 1.609km)
Cabin bonus
F Economy plus First Surcharge 1 50%
F Discount Economy plus First Surcharge 1  -
J Economy plus Premium Surcharge 1 10%
J Discount Economy plus Premium Surcharge 0.6  -
Y Economy 1  -
Y Discount Economy 0.5  -


  • Cabin bonus is applied to the base earn rate for each individual flight you take.
  • Status credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
  • Points are not earned when travelling in classes other than those specified.
  • Points and Status credits are not earned on codeshare flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® Alliance Airlines.

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Using Points

JAL plane

You can use your points on JAL for a:

Call Award flight reservations to make a Qantas & Partner Classic Award booking. An Award Assistance Fee applies for Award bookings made or completed worldwide via a consultant.

Popular Routes

From To Cabin Booking
Minimum points
One way Classic Award
flights from
Tokyo (NRT)


Economy Y 492 10,000 points*
Tokyo (NRT)


Economy Y 4,676 35,000 points*
Tokyo (NRT)

London (LHR)

Economy Y 5,956 50,000 points*

* Taxes, fees and carrier charges are payable by an Accepted Payment Card in addition to the points required on Partner Classic Award flights. These are quoted at the time of booking and are subject to change.

Last updated 27 March 2014.

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