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Your Jetstar booking and inflight experience will be a little different to the inclusions and service you might expect when booking through qantas.com and flying with Qantas. In the tables below, we’ve highlighted the key differences between your experiences.

Economy

Discover the differences between flying on a Jetstar (JQ) flight, a Qantas (QF) flight or a Qantas codeshare flight (QF) operated by Jetstar when travelling in Economy.

Note:

  • Allowances and offerings vary by route and aircraft type.
  • Additional Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club benefits only apply when travelling on a Qantas operated flight.

Australian domestic flights

Table of Qantas and Jetstar differences for Economy travel
Amenities Jetstar StarterOpens in a new tab or window Jetstar MaxOpens in a new tab or window Qantas codeshare flight operated by Jetstar Qantas Economy Qantas Classic Reward
Snacks and meals

For bookings made up to 10 October 2023: May be purchased onboard or through Jetstar Manage booking.

For bookings made on or after 11 October 2023: An inflight meal voucher will be provided to use onboard, additional items may be purchased.

An inflight meal voucher will be provided to use onboard; additional items may be purchased. An inflight meal voucher will be provided to use onboard; additional items may be purchased. Included Not included May be purchased onboard or through Jetstar Manage booking
Carry-on baggage allowance Up to 7kgsOpens in a new tab or windowOpens in a new tab or window Up to 7kgsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 7kgs Up to 14kgs Up to 7kgs
Seat selection Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; a fee may apply Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; a fee may apply Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; a fee may apply Can be added when booking or through Manage booking; a fee may apply Available through Jetstar Manage booking; a fee may apply
Infant allowances Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 3 additional items Up to 4 additional items
Inflight entertainment Not available Not available Not available Included Not available
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Australian domestic flights checked baggage allowance:

Table of Qantas and Jetstar differences for Economy domestic checked baggage allowances
  Jetstar StarterOpens in a new tab or window Jetstar MaxOpens in a new tab or window Qantas codeshare flight operated by Jetstar Qantas Economy Qantas Classic Reward
Flight booked before 15 February 2023 Up to 20kgsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 30kgsOpens in a new tab or window One piece up to 23kgs One piece up to 23kgs Up to 20kgs
Flight booked on/after 15 February 2023 Up to 23kgsOpens in a new tab or windowOpens in a new tab or window Up to 23kgsOpens in a new tab or window One piece up to 23kgs One piece up to 23kgs Up to 23kgs
Additional baggage allowance Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; fees apply
Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; fees apply
Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; fees apply
Can be added when booking or through Manage booking; fees apply Available through Jetstar Manage booking; fees apply

International flights

Table of Qantas and Jetstar differences for Economy interntional travel
Amenities Jetstar StarterOpens in a new tab or window Jetstar MaxOpens in a new tab or window Qantas codeshare flight operated by Jetstar Qantas Economy Qantas Classic Reward
Snacks and meals

For bookings made up to 10 October 2023: May be purchased onboard or through Jetstar Manage booking.

For bookings made on or after 11 October 2023: An inflight meal voucher will be provided to use onboard, additional items may be purchased.

An inflight meal voucher will be provided to use onboard; additional items may be purchased. An inflight meal voucher will be provided to use onboard; additional items may be purchased Included Not included and may be purchased onboard or through Jetstar Manage booking
Carry-on baggage allowance Up to 7kgsOpens in a new tab or windowOpens in a new tab or window Up to 7kgsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 7kgsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 14kgs Up to 7kgs
Seat selection Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; a fee may apply Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; a fee may apply Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; a fee may apply Can be added when booking or through Manage booking; a fee may apply Available through Jetstar Manage booking; a fee may apply
Infant allowances Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 3 additional items Up to 4 additional items
Inflight entertainment Packages available for purchase through Jetstar Manage booking when travelling on a B787 aircraft Packages available for purchase through Jetstar Manage booking when travelling on a B787 aircraft Included when travelling on a B787 aircraft Included Packages available for purchase through Jetstar Manage booking when travelling on a B787 aircraft
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International flights checked baggage allowance:

Table of Qantas and Jetstar differences for Economy international checked baggage allowances
  Jetstar StarterOpens in a new tab or window Jetstar MaxOpens in a new tab or window Qantas codeshare flight operated by Jetstar Qantas Economy Qantas Classic Reward
Flights booked before 15 February 2023 Up to 20kgs Up to 30kgs Up to 30kgs Up to 30kgs Up to 20kgs
Flights booked on or after 15 February 2023 Up to 30kgsOpens in a new tab or windowOpens in a new tab or window Up to 30kgsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 30 kgs Up to 30kgs Up to 30kgs
Additional baggage allowance Available through Jetstar Manage booking; fees apply
Available through Jetstar Manage booking; fees apply
Available through Jetstar Manage booking; fees apply
Can be added when booking or through Manage booking; fees apply Available through Jetstar Manage booking; fees apply

Business

Discover the differences between flying on a Jetstar (JQ) flight or a Qantas (QF) flight when travelling in Business.

Note:

  • Allowances and offerings vary by route and aircraft type.
  • Additional Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club benefits only apply when travelling on a Qantas operated flight.
  • You can only select a Jetstar Business fare when booking a Classic Flight Reward.
Table of Qantas and Jetstar differences for Business services
Amenities Jetstar Business ClassOpens in a new tab or window Qantas Business
Snacks and meals IncludedOpens in a new tab or window Included
Carry-on baggage allowance Up to 14kgsOpens in a new tab or window
Up to 14kgs
Checked baggage allowance Up to 30kgsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 40kgs
Additional baggage allowance Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window; fees apply Can be added when booking or through Manage booking; fees apply
Seat selection Available through Jetstar Manage bookingOpens in a new tab or window Can be added when booking or through Manage booking
Infant allowances Up to 4 additional itemsOpens in a new tab or window Up to 3 additional items
Inflight entertainment Included on international flightsOpens in a new tab or window when travelling on a B787 aircraft Included
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