Welcome to Qantas StudentConnect, our membership program for students travelling to Australia to study. Membership is free of charge and valid for two years from the first month of joining. To enjoy the benefits, send us the completed application form.

*Update: Qantas StudentConnect program will be revamped shortly. We will announce our brand-new offers for students shortly on - please stay tuned! The existing application form will expire after 31 December 2014.


Extra check-in baggage allowance*

You are entitled to carry baggage up to a maximum weight of 40kg for travel from Hong Kong to Australia on Qantas flights.

Discount of excess baggage charges^

As a "Qantas StudentConnect" member, if your check-in baggage weighs more than 40kg, you can enjoy a discount of 25% off the standard excess baggage charge. This applies to Qantas flights departing from Hong Kong to Australia only.

Discount voucher towards a Qantas ticket+

You can use the discount voucher for your next ticket purchased in Hong Kong for travel from Hong Kong to Australia on Qantas flights only.

Discount voucher towards Qantas Holidays products+

Want to take a day or two to explore Australia before your course starts, or are your parents planning to visit you in Australia? Make use of our discount voucher and let Qantas Holidays take care of all the arrangements.

Two nominees can enjoy the benefits

You can nominate two family members for Qantas StudentConnect nominee membership. Nominees can enjoy the majority of the benefits that apply to the student applicant.

Overseas Student Personal Accident Plan

Qantas and the CHUBB group have designed a special personal accident insurance plan for students. The program is designed to insure students during their academic years in Australia, and will cover medical expenses arising from accident or sickness, and emergency evacuation.

Application Criteria

Contact your local Qantas office.

To ensure your card is issued on time, submit your application two weeks before your departure. We will inform you by mail or e-mail when your Qantas StudentConnect card is ready.

To pick up your card, you must show the following documents for verification:

  • Qantas air ticket purchased in Hong Kong for travel from Hong Kong to Australia,#
  • Valid Australian Student Visa, and
  • Hong Kong Identity Card.

For further information, call our Hong Kong office on 2298 8188.

* Extra check-in baggage allowance does not apply to Qantas codeshare flights.
^ The discount rate is subject to change without notice. Discount does not apply to Qantas codeshare flights.
+ Discount vouchers are valid for one year from the first month of issued. These offers are only available after you have purchased a Qantas ticket from Hong Kong to Australia and have become a member of this program. You can use this offer towards your next trip on a Qantas flight or Qantas Holidays package.
# Frequent Flyer Award tickets are not eigible.
A handling fee of HK$200 will apply for replacement of lost card.
Qantas reserves the right to amend the above conditions without notice.

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