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Airline Partners - South African Airways

Based in Johannesburg, with affiliates South African Express, Airlink and Airlink Swaziland, South African Airways flies to key destinations within South Africa.

Note: From 1 October 2014 South African Airways will no longer be a partner in our program. Please see below for applicable dates to members' ability to earn and redeem Qantas Points on South African Airways.

When flying on eligible South African Airways fares and flights with a SA flight number, you can:

Earning Points

Earn Qantas Points when flying on eligible South African Airways fares and flights.

  First Business Economy Discount Economy
Booking Class AFP CDJZ BHKMQSY GLTVW
Points Base earn rate (per mile or 1.609km) 1 1 1 0.5
Cabin Bonus 50% 25%  -  -

Note:

  • Qantas Points are not earned when travelling in classes other than those specified.
  • Cabin Bonus is applied to the base earn rate for each individual flight you take.
  • Qantas Points can only be earned on domestic flights within South Africa operated by South African Airways with a SA flight number up to 30 September 2014. From 1 October 2014 members will no longer earn Qantas Points on flights with a SA flight number or operated by South African Airways.
Using Points

You can use your Qantas Points on South African Airways for a:

Note: Classic Flight Reward bookings can only be made on SA domestic flights within South Africa until 30 September 2014. On and from 1 October 2014 South African Airways will be ineligible for Classic Flight Reward bookings.

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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Last updated February 2015.