Qantas and Emirates

Together connecting the globe

Two of the world's leading airlines have formed a global partnership.

Qantas and Emirates fly 13 times a day from Australia to Dubai, and provide 'one-stop' access to destinations across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

We offer the largest shared A380 network, exceptional lounges here and abroad and award-winning service - a truly aligned travel experience.

Our network

A seamless travel experience

Together, Qantas and Emirates offer one of the most comprehensive international networks in the world.

Flying through Dubai on Qantas and Emirates' 98 A380 and B777 flights per week from Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, you can then connect to more than 65 cities in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

This includes eight daily A380 services to London Heathrow, and daily A380 flights to Paris, Rome, Munich, Amsterdam, Manchester and Moscow - a total of over 800 flights per week.

Frequent Flyer benefits

Where could the Qantas and Emirates partnership take you?

Our partnership with Emirates means more flights and more choice for every Qantas Frequent Flyer. You can earn and use Qantas Points when flying on the joint Qantas and Emirates network.

You'll also earn Status Credits on many Emirates flights, as long as you have a Qantas (QF) flight number on your ticket. Eligible members can use Emirates Lounges across Australia, Europe, Asia, North Africa and the Middle East.

You can use your Qantas Points to book available seats on Emirates flights across the globe using Points Plus Pay - Flights or Classic Flight Rewards.

Find out more about our Frequent Flyer partnership with Emirates.

Our fleet

Two of the largest A380 fleets in the world

Fly into the future with Qantas and Emirates, who together offer one of the world's most modern fleets of long haul aircraft.

You'll experience the comfort and luxury of travelling on two of the largest A380 fleets in the world.

Emirates also flies technologically advanced wide-bodied Boeing 777 aircraft to a wide range of destinations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.


Access to more lounges across the world

Qantas Frequent Flyers as well as travellers in premium cabins have access to Emirates and Qantas Lounges.

This includes access to Emirates' First Class and Business Class Lounges in Concourse A in Dubai Terminal 3 and Qantas' award-winning First Lounges in Sydney and Melbourne, as well as Qantas and Emirates Lounges in Australia, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

Ensure your Qantas Frequent Flyer number is in your booking to be able to access the lounge using your Qantas Frequent Flyer card. You can do this online through Manage Your Booking.

Dubai Airport experience

The first A380-dedicated facility of its kind in the world

Qantas flights through Dubai use Emirates' Concourse A in Terminal 3, purposefully designed for A380 aircraft and the first facility of its kind anywhere in the world.

A brand new, state-of-the-art facility, Concourse A includes expansive First and Business lounges that run the length of the Concourse, with direct boarding from the lounges to the Concourse's 20 gates.

The Concourse also offers great duty free shopping opportunities, dining, a spa, and a floor dedicated to hotel accommodation.

View our Dubai airport guide for more information.

Customer journey

A seamless customer experience

Access a world-class product and service offering as well as a seamless customer experience when travelling on Qantas and Emirates, with reciprocal benefits for premium Frequent Flyers including priority check-in and boarding.


To enable a seamless customer experience, both Qantas and Emirates use a weight system for checked baggage on international flights, excluding those to/from the Americas.

Chauffeur Drive service

For First and Business travellers, your journey starts from the moment you leave your front door with our complimentary Chauffeur Drive service from selected cities.

Eligible customers can now add Chauffeur Drive to their existing bookings for selected Qantas international flights. Simply log in to Manage Your Booking and select the Chauffeur Drive promotional icon.