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Status Bonus

The higher your tier, the more Qantas Points you’ll earn with every eligible flight taken.** It's our way of helping our loyal members reach their dream rewards sooner.

How many points will you earn?

The number of points earned for eligible flights differs according to your Frequent Flyer status - the higher your membership tier, the more points you'll earn on eligible flights.

Status Qantas Points earned more than Bronze tier
Silver 50% more points
Gold 75% more points
Platinum
Platinum One
100% more points

Which flights are eligible?

Eliglble flights for Status Bonus are:

  • Qantas:
    Flights with a Qantas (QF) flight number on your ticket that are eligible to earn base Qantas Points. See the Qantas earn categories table for eligible booking classes.
  • Jetstar:
    Flights with a Jetstar (JQ, 3K or GK) flight number on your ticket that are eligible to earn base Qantas Points when purchasing an eligible fare bundle. See the Jetstar earn categories table for eligible booking classes and fare bundles.
  • American Airlines:
    Flights with an American Airlines (AA) flight number on your ticket that are eligible to earn base Qantas Points. See the American Airlines earn categories table for eligible booking classes.

How the Status Bonus is calculated

The Status Bonus is applied to the base Qantas Points earn rate when travelling in the Economy cabin. For travel in premium cabins, the Status Bonus is applied to the Flexible Economy earn rate.

Qantas Frequent Flyer Earn Category Status Bonus calculated on
Discount Economy Discount Economy earn rate
Economy Economy earn rate
Flexible Economy
Premium Economy
Flexible Premium Economy
Business
Flexible Business
First
Flexible Economy earn rate
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Work out how many Status Credits a flight could earn you

The Status Credits you earn from flying depends on where you fly, as well as your choice of airline and the fare purchased. The more flexible the fare and more premium the cabin, the more you earn.

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More status support for Qantas Frequent Flyers

We understand Frequent Flyers have had fewer opportunities to earn Status Credits with reduced flying and travel restrictions. That's why we're helping eligible members maintain their membership tier by awarding a one-off boost of 50% of the Status Credits needed annually and more.

Find out more about Status Support

What you need to know

You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer to earn and use Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions.

Disclaimer: ** Status Bonus will be applied to the applicable base rate specified in the Airline Earning Tables for Silver, Gold, Platinum and Platinum One Members, only for those Eligible Flights to which a Status Bonus is expressed to apply. The Status Bonus is applied to the actual Qantas Points earned when travelling in the Economy cabin. For travel in premium cabins, the Status Bonus is applied to the Flexible Economy earn rate.