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Qantas and Air New Zealand

If you’ve ever wanted to travel to New Zealand or Australia, now’s your chance. Qantas and Air New Zealand have partnered making it easier and faster to travel within Australia and New Zealand.

Network

See more of Australia and New Zealand with Qantas and Air New Zealand. Simply fly with Qantas from Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne into Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington and Queenstown. Catch a connecting codeshare Air New Zealand flight to one of 30 destinations across New Zealand.

Before you fly

There are a range of benefits available that can be booked ahead of your trip when flying on a Qantas codeshare flight with Air New Zealand. Visit manage booking if you require further information.

Benefits included for QF codeshare services operated by Air New Zealand

Business Economy
Platinum One/
Platinum
Gold  Silver

Qantas Club

Bronze
Seat selection (paid or complimentary) via qantas.com
No    No    No    No    No    No   
Seat selection (paid or complimentary) via airline partner
No  
No No  
No No     No  
Online check-in via qantas.com
No    No    No    No    No    No   
Online check-in via airline partner
No  
No  
No  
No  
No  
No  
Pre-flight meal selection
No    No    No    No    No    No
Special meal request
Yes    Yes    Yes    Yes    Yes    Yes   
Purchase additional / excess baggage prior to departure
No    No    No    No    No    No   
Benefits included for services operated by Air New Zealand before you fly

At the airport

The operating carrier is responsible for checking in customers travelling on Qantas codeshare services. Check your itinerary to locate the departure terminal and ensure you check in with the operating carrier.

Benefits included for QF codeshare services operated by Air New Zealand

Business Economy
Platinum One/
Platinum
Gold  Silver Qantas Club
Bronze
Baggage Through Check from Qantas operated flight
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Boarding Pass Through Check from Qantas operated flight
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Extra checked baggage allowance
N/A No No No No No
Priority airport check-in
Yes No No No No No
Priority boarding
Yes No No No No No
Priority baggage handling
Yes No No No No No
Benefits included for services operated by Air New Zealand at the airport

Lounge access

Eligible customers and their guests booked on a Qantas flight number on the codeshare routes can access the following lounges. 

For more details on Qantas’ lounge access policy, follow this link for a full description of lounge access eligibility 

Benefits included for QF codeshare services operated by Air New Zealand
Business Economy
Lounge Access

Platinum One/
Platinum
Gold  Silver Qantas Club
Bronze
Auckland (Qantas lounge) Yes Yes   Yes No   Yes No  
Wellington (Qantas lounge) Yes Yes   Yes No   Yes No   
Auckland (Air NZ lounge) Yes   Yes Yes   No No   No
Wellington (Air NZ lounge) Yes   Yes Yes   No No   No   
Christchurch (Air NZ lounge) Yes Yes   Yes No   No No  
Queenstown (Air NZ lounge) Yes Yes   Yes No   No    No
All other Air New Zealand lounges in New Zealand Yes    Yes    Yes    No    No  
No   
Benefits included for QF codeshare services operated by Air New Zealand

Qantas Frequent Flyers

Qantas Frequent Flyers can earn Qantas Points and Status Credits by booking the codeshare flight. You can also earn points, or a combination of points and cash, to make your holiday dream destination a reality with Points Plus Pay

Airline code When booked as a QF flight When booked as an NZ flight
Earn Qantas Points Yes No  
Earn Status Credits Yes No  
Classic Flight Rewards No Yes  
Points Plus Pay Yes No  
Air New Zealand summary for frequent flyers

Support

Special requests:

To benefit from the following special requests please choose a flight operated by Qantas or contact our partner directly;

  • assistance for children travelling alone,
  • medical assistance,
  • transporting oxygen for medical purposes; and
  • transport on a stretcher.

Sometimes everything doesn't go to plan. Qantas recognises the impact delays and missed connections can have on your plans and on your life. In the event this happens to you, below is some key information.

Missed connections:

If you missed a connection due to the late arrival of your aircraft, the delivering carrier is responsible for ensuring you make your final destination.

Lost baggage:

If your baggage doesn't arrive on the same flight as you. Please contact the Arrival Service desk of the delivering carrier in the arrivals hall. A delayed baggage report will be created. 

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Important information

Disclaimer: ~You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Qantas Frequent Flyer membership, Status Credits and the earning and redemption of Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions

Disclaimer: ^ Classic Flight Rewards are available on Qantas, Jetstar and partner airlines. Seats are subject to capacity controls, availability is limited, and some flights may not have any Classic Flight Rewards available. Taxes, fees and carrier charges are payable to Qantas (excluding any amounts payable to third parties at the airport) by an Accepted Payment Card in addition to the points required on Classic Flight Reward flights. Qantas Points required and taxes, fees and carrier charges are subject to change and quoted at the time of booking. For more information, visit Classic Flight Rewards

Disclaimer: # Points Plus Pay is available on any flight with a Qantas (QF), Jetstar (JQ), Jetstar Asia (3K) or Jetstar Japan (GK) flight number and selected partner airlines when travelling on a Qantas fare, as long as there is a seat available for sale. The Qantas Points required include taxes, fees and carrier charges (excluding any amounts payable to third parties at the airport), are subject to change and are quoted at the time of booking - a minimum number of points applies. Qantas Points may not be earned on some fare types or on some oneworld® Member Airline or airline partner flights. For more information, visit Points Plus Pay

Disclaimer: * Qantas Points and Status Credits (where applicable) are earned on Eligible Flights with a Qantas or applicable oneworld® Member Airline or Airline Partner flight number on your ticket. Qantas Points and Status Credits may not be earned on some fare types and booking classes. For full details see the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions and Airline Earning Tables