Currency Conversion Guide

The following guide can be used when converting currencies for tickets being reissued in Australia.

Important!

Tickets issued in Australia for travel commencing in Australia cannot be reissued for travel commencing in another country.

Currency Conversion Examples

In the following examples the original ticket was issued in Australia for a journey commencing outside Australia. The ticket is being reissued for travel commencing in a different country outside Australia.

Example 1

Original Itinerary

LAX QF SYD QF LAX – journey commencing in USA

Original Fare

FARE:   USD 1899.00
EQUIV: AUD 2470.00

New Itinerary

YVR QF X/LAX QF SYD QF X/LAX QF YVR – journey commencing in Canada

New Fare

FARE:   CAD 2598.00                                              
EQUIV: AUD 2707.00

Current fares and currency exchange rate apply when the ticket is reissued. The additional fare collection is AUD237.00 and represents the difference between the EQUIV AUD paid on the original ticket and the EQUIV AUD amount to be paid on the reissued ticket. 

Example 2

Original Itinerary

DFW QF SYD QF DFW – journey commencing in USA

Original Fare

FARE:   USD 1745.00
EQUIV: AUD 2274.00

New Itinerary

LAX QF SYD QF LAX – journey commencing in USA

New Fare

FARE:   USD 1800.00
EQUIV: AUD 2346.00

Current fares and currency exchange rate apply when the ticket is reissued. The additional fare collection is USD55.00 and represents the difference between the USD paid on the original ticket and the USD amount to be paid on the reissued ticket. This amount is then converted to AUD at the current BSR.