Qantas expands codesharing with Jetstar

World December 07, 2018 16:55

By The Nation

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Qantas is now offering more options for passengers travelling between Australia and Thailand with the expansion of its codeshare arrangement with Jetstar.



Operated by Jetstar’s Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft, customers can book the direct Jetstaroperated service between Melbourne/Sydney and Bangkok/Phuket in one direction, with a Qantasoperated service on the return leg.

The flights from Sydney to Phuket and Phuket to Sydney are available on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, Melbourne to Phuket and Phuket to Melbourne on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday and Melbourne to Bangkok and Bangkok to Melbourne on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Qantas Frequent Flyer members can earn points and status credits on all sectors. Other benefits include a complimentary hot meal and prelanding refreshment, complimentary access to the Jetstar seatback inflight entertainment, a comfort pack including a pillow blanket and eye mask, plus access to Qantas Lounges in Sydney, Melbourne and Singapore for eligible passengers. 

Customers can take advantage of the Qantas International baggage allowance for their entire journey, including all Jetstar Airways and Jetstar Asiaoperated services (as stated on their ticket) and baggage through check between QF domestic and JQ international terminals in Sydney and Melbourne, when booked on QFcode flight in a single itinerary. 

The airways also offers the Qantas transfer bus service at Sydney Airport, when transferring between a Qantasoperated domestic flight in Australia and Qantascodeshare, Jetstaroperated international service to/from Phuket.

Qantas codes to over 50 destinations on Jetstar Group services between Australia and Asia, as well as intraAsia services, offering Qantas customers a wide range of route options when travelling across the region.