Even More Reason to 'Escape to Australia' with Qantas

Up to 40% off International Economy and up to 55% off Premium Economy extended

New York, NY - January 29, 2013

Australia's premier airline, Qantas Airways, is giving travelers an extra incentive to escape the nine-to-five and book an Australian getaway with huge savings on departures from Los Angeles, Dallas and New York as part of the "Escape to Australia" campaign in conjunction with Tourism Australia, making a visit to one of the world's most alluring destinations easier and more affordable. Travelers can escape the dreary winter and immerse themselves in the "nothing like Australia" experiences that the country offers with great packages that will bring them to incredible beaches, unique wildlife and natural wonders.

These special fares must be booked by February 4, 2013.

Fares from Los Angeles start from $1,298 round trip in International Economy on select flights to Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane.

International Economy

US Departures fromValid for Travel
Departures between
Round Trip*Percentage
Savings^
Los Angeles5-14 Mar 2013 or
2-30 Apr 2013 or
1-30 Nov 2013
$1,298Up to 40%
Dallas/Fort Worth2-29 Apr 2013 or
1-30 Nov 2013
$1,498Up to 35%
New York (JFK)24 Feb - 18 Mar 2013 or
2-30 Apr 2013 or
1-30 Nov 2013
$1,498Up to 35%

+ Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Other restrictions apply.

^ Percentage discount based on comparison to Qantas year-round published fare NKRT from Los Angeles to Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne for outbound travel period 5 Feb - 14 Mar 2013 or 2-30 Apr 2013 or 1-30 Nov 2013; from Dallas/Fort Worth to Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne for outbound travel period between 2-29 Apr 2013 or 1-30 Nov 2013; from New York (JFK) to Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne for outbound travel period 24 Feb - 18 Mar 2013 or 2-30 Apr 2013 or 1-30 Nov 2013.

Premium Economy

US Departures fromValid for Travel
Departures between
Round Trip*Percentage
Savings#
Los Angeles3 Mar - 30 Apr 2013$2,424Up to 55%
Dallas/Fort Worth13 Mar - 29 Apr 2013$2,638Up to 50%
New York (JFK)25 Feb - 30 Apr 2013$2,658Up to 50%

* Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Other restrictions apply.

# Percentage discount based on comparison to Qantas published fare RKRT from Los Angeles, Dallas/Fort Worth or New York (JFK) to Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane available year-round for travel commencing during shoulder season, approximately 25 Feb - 30 Apr 2013.

To book the Escape to Australia travel deals, visit qantas.com/escape.

About Qantas Airways

Qantas is the only airline offering A380 service from the U.S. on select non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Sydney and to Melbourne. The Qantas A380 features aircraft interiors designed by internationally renowned industrial designer and Qantas Creative Director Marc Newson. Qantas has also introduced refurbished interiors on select Boeing 747-400 aircraft (B747) offering more customers a premium flying experience, including state-of-the-art Airbus A380-style seats and in-flight entertainment units. Providing 37 flights per week from the US, Qantas offers 34 nonstop flights from Los Angeles (to Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane), daily flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Brisbane/Sydney, daily services from JFK via Los Angeles and three services per week from Honolulu to Sydney.


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