Qantas' top travel tips

Get prepared for your journey. From how to update contact details, useful Apps to download, reminders on important travel documents, to tips on travelling with kids - at Qantas we've got you covered.  

Update contact in manage your booking

One - Contact information

To make sure Qantas can contact you wherever you are, update your booking with your current email address and mobile number via Manage Your Booking.

Update contact in manage your booking
Update international number in your booking

Two - International contact

Using an international SIM card while overseas? Be sure to include that phone number in Manage Your Booking.

Update international number in your booking
Find out more on passports website

Three - Passport

Remember to pack your passport and double check it’s valid (some countries won’t accept it within six months of expiry).

Find out more on passports website
Discover the Qantas App

Four - My trips

Plan your travel to the Airport with Qantas App, simply go to 'trips' and view your booking. Get directions with Google Maps or request an Uber.

Discover the Qantas App
Explore options for check-in

Five - Check in online

Save time and check in 24 hours before your flight online,  or download the Qantas App and ‘Add Trip’ to check-in.

Explore options for check-in
Discover and register for Flight Status

Six - Flight status

Check the most up to date flight arrival and departure times, and register to receive updates on your Flight Status*.

Discover and register for Flight Status
Explore our inflight entertainment

Seven - Entertainment

Preview our inflight entertainment, and bring along any other favourite content on your own device.

Explore our inflight entertainment
Register or login for Qantas Money

Eight - Travel money

Get your travel money sorted with Qantas Money. Choose up to 10 foreign currencies to load - lock in exchange rates and avoid fees.

Register or login for Qantas Money
Get a quote for peace of mind with Qantas Travel Insurance

Nine - Travel insurance

Label your bags with your contact details for when you're away from home. You can leave your worries behind by purchasing Qantas Travel Insurance.

Get a quote for peace of mind with Qantas Travel Insurance
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Ten - Tips for travel with kids

Travelling with kids? Discover the Travel Insider's guide on the top 20 tips for travelling with kids.

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Important information

^ Exchange rates for initial loads and subsequent reloads made using Bank Transfer, BPAY or Instant Load via qantascash.com will be set at the prevailing exchange rate set out at qantascash.com at the time you request the load provided the transaction is settled within four hours. Different exchange rates apply for loads initiated directly via Bank Transfer or BPAY using your Unique Payment Details (i.e. not via qantascash.com). If you initiate a load or reload via Bank Transfer or BPAY using your Unique Payment Details, the exchange rate applied will be the prevailing exchange rate at the time the funds are received into your facility. For more information on how exchange rates are set and applied, please see the Product Disclosure Statement.

Disclaimer: * Note that only the previous stop for each flight is shown. If you're unsure of the stops for a multi-stop flight, check the online timetable. Gate numbers are subject to change. Times for codeshare flights are subject to confirmation from the operating carrier, therefore there may be a delay in this information being updated.