Round the world

The journey of a lifetime with oneworld Explorer

Start planning your dream trip. Choose up to 15 stops from almost 1000 destinations with Qantas and the member airlines of the oneworld® alliance. It's the perfect place to book your student flight or round the world trip. Check out some of our sample itineraries.

Easy planning, great value and the chance to earn points

Find the journey that suits you with our easy-to-plan routes and extensive round the world network. Get the best value fares and earn Frequent Flyer points on your next trip.*

Extensive network

oneworld network

Looking for more ideas? Visit our Destination Zone for plenty of guides, tips and hints for your big adventure.

Great Value Fares

Your round the world fare^ is based on the number of continental zones you visit or pass through (includes your continent of origin) and your travel class.+

Travel Class Departing  4 Zones 5 Zones 6 Zones
Economy All Year $4,843 $5,536 $6,565
Business All Year $12,999 $14,618 $16,118
First All Year $18,399 $20,218 $22,018

Fares above are based on the following itinerary:

4 Zones: Sydney - Hong Kong - Paris - New York - Sydney

5 Zones: Sydney - London - Miami -Santiago - Sydney

6 Zones: Sydney - Hong Kong -Johanessburg - London - Miami - Santiago - Sydney

Children 2 to 11 years of age travel at 75% of the applicable fare.#

You can travel around freely within a continental zone, depending on the number of sectors you have available but travel must be in one continuous direction either west or east between continental zones.

Book now

Use our handy oneworld Planner to check for availability. The planner will only display flights that have seats available for the dates and routes you've selected and will automatically validate your trip against the oneworld Explorer Fare Rules.

oneworld Affiliate Airlines

Round the world bookings can be made on any of the 15 member oneworld airlines and their affiliate airlines.~

If you are a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program** or any oneworld airline's frequent flyer program, you can earn miles or points on eligible flights. You may also enjoy the privileges of your membership status on oneworld airlines.^^

  oneworld Airline Affiliate Airlines
Air Belin Air Berlin Belair, Germania, LGW,TUIfly
American Airlines American Airlines American Eagle (Operated by Envoy Airlines, Republic Airlines, SkyWest Airlines, and   ExpressJet Airlines) and American Connection (operated by Chautauqua Airlines). US Airways, US Airways Express including flights operated by Air Wisconsin, Piedmont Airlines, PSA, Republic, SkyWest, Trans States and Mesa Airlines.
British Airways British Airways BA CityFlyer, Comair, Sun-Air of Scandinavia, Open Skies, BA Limited
Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific Dragonair
Finnair Finnair SmartLynx, Privilege Style, Flybe Nordic
Iberia Iberia Air Nostrum, Gestair, Iberia Express
Japan Airlines Japan Airlines J-Air, JAL Express
LAN LAN LAN Express, LAN Peru, LAN Colombia
TAM TAM  
Malaysia Airlines Malaysia Airlines  
Qantas Qantas QantasLink, Alliance Airlines, Jetconnect
Qatar Airways Qatar Airways  
Royal Jordanian Royal Jordanian  
S7 Airlines S7 Airlines Globus
SriLankan Airlines SriLankan Airlines  

Travel is also permitted on Qantas marketed services operated by Jetstar.

* You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem points. Join online now. A joining fee may apply. Membership and points are subject to the terms and conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program.
^ Fares are in Australian dollars (AUD) and are based on itineraries with the most direct routing. Fares are correct as at 4 June 2013 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change and is subject to change without notice. These fares are subject to capacity controls and availability is limited. Charges may apply for re-booking, re-routings, cancellations and refunds. Further conditions apply. Speak to any of the oneworld member airlines (American Airlines, Air Berlin, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Finnair, Iberia, Japan Airlines, LAN, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, S7 Airlines, Sri Lankan Airlines, TAM or Qantas) or your licensed Travel Agent if you have queries in connection with your travel. Note that fees may apply.
+ If an aircraft serving part of your itinerary doesn't have a first or business cabin, customers will be booked into a lower class cabin. If you are a member of a oneworld airline’s frequent flyer program, mileage and tier points can only be accrued from eligible fares in the cabin flown. Check with your frequent flyer program for details. Each oneworld alliance airline reserves the right to change its frequent flyer program rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers, and to end its frequent flyer program in accordance with its relevant frequent flyer program rules. Premium Economy is available as a supplement on the oneworld Explorer fare.
# If you are travelling with an infant, contact your local Qantas Contact Centre. Note that fees may apply.
~ All affiliate carrier flights must be booked using codeshare carrier designator code ie: AA/AB/AY/BA/CX/HG/IB/JJ/JL/KA/LA/MH/NU/QF/QR/RJ/S7/US/UL/XL/4M. oneworld Explorer (Round the World fare) is available on scheduled flights that are both operated and marketed by a oneworld airline, or on a oneworld member airline affiliate. Marketed means there must be a oneworld airline flight number on the ticket. Additionally, travel is permitted on Qantas marketed services operated by Jetstar.
**Check with your frequent flyer program for details. Each oneworld alliance airline reserves the right to change its frequent flyer program rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers, and to end its frequent flyer program in accordance with its relevant frequent flyer program rules. Mileage and tier points can only be accrued from eligible fares in the cabin flown.
^^Qantas Frequent Flyer status for Platinum, Gold and Silver members is recognised at the equivalent oneworld membership level.

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