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Airline Partners - JAL (Japan Airlines)

oneworld® member

Established in 1951, Japan Airlines is one of the world's premier carriers. It joined the oneworld® alliance in 2007. The airline has major hubs at Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and Okinawa, and operates almost 900 daily flights to more than 70 destinations across 20 countries.

Airline code
Flight Rewards~
Points Plus
Pay -
Can book on
QF flight







Earning Points

Earn Qantas Points when flying on eligible fares and flights.

International Flights Discount Economy  Discount Economy  Discount Economy   Economy Premium Economy Business Business First
Points Base earn rate (per mile or 1.609km) 0.3 0.5 0.7 1 1 0.7 1 1
Cabin Bonus  -  -  -  -  -  - 25% 50%

Domestic Flights Discount Economy   Economy  Discount Economy plus Premium Surcharge Economy plus Premium Surcharge Discount Economy plus First Surcharge Economy plus First Surcharge
Booking class Y Y J J F F
Points Base earn rate (per mile or 1.609km) 0.5 1 0.6 1 1 1
Cabin bonus  -  -  - 10%  - 50%


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

Earning Status Credits

As a member of oneworld®, when you fly on eligible flights with Japan Airlines, you'll also earn Status Credits, which count towards higher status.

Using Points

You can use your Qantas Points on JAL for a:

Note: Classic Flight Reward bookings are not available on Japan domestic flights in First class.

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

Note: Effective 10 February 2015, we're giving new names to our flight award options. Classic Awards are now known as Classic Flight Rewards, oneworld Classic Awards are now oneworld Classic Flight Rewards, and Any Seat Awards are now called Points Plus Pay - Flights. The changes are to name only, there will be no other changes to these award flight options.

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Important Information:
* On eligible flights with that airline's flight number on your ticket. For eligible flights, see terms and conditions and the Airline Earning Tables
~ Classic Flight Rewards are available on Qantas, Jetstar and partner airlines. Classic Flight Reward seats are subject to capacity controls and availability is limited. The number of seats available depends on the flight, date, season and destination and some flights may not have any Classic Flight Reward seats available.
# Points Plus Pay - Flights are available on any flight with a QF or JQ, 3K or GK flight number. A limited number of seats on selected partner airlines (as offered by Qantas at the time of booking on may be combined with your Qantas or Jetstar flights in a Points Plus Pay - Flight booking. Partner airline flights which may be combined with Jetstar flights in a Points Plus Pay - Flight booking are more limited than those which may be combined with Qantas flights. Jetstar partner airlines currently include Jetstar Asia (3K), Jetstar Pacific (BL) and Jetstar Japan (GK).
+ Selected flights operated by Qantas Frequent Flyer partner airlines also offer the option of a Qantas (QF) flight number. When booking a QF flight number, members earn Qantas Points and Status Credits at the Qantas rate. All flights operated by partner airlines offering a QF flight number are available on