American Airlines

Use Qantas Points, or earn points and Status Credits on eligible flights.

Conditions apply

A founding member of oneworld®, American Airlines flies together with American Eagle regional partners to more than 350 destinations in over 60 countries, with thousands of flights daily.

American has hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Washington, DC.

How to earn Qantas Points with American Airlines

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Find an eligible American Airlines flight with a Qantas (QF) or American Airlines (AA) flight number

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Enter your Frequent Flyer number when you book
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Enjoy your flight
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Points will be added to your account within 15 days after your flight

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Earn Qantas Points and Status Credits on eligible flights when you book a Qantas (QF) flight number (also known as codeshare) with our partner airlines.

Status Bonus

Status Bonus

As you progress through the Qantas Frequent Flyer membership tiers, you’ll be rewarded with a Status Bonus, allowing you to earn even more Qantas Points when you fly. Silver members earn 25% more points, Gold members earn 75% more points, and Platinum and Platinum One members earn 100% more points than Bronze members.

Some popular destinations earning points with American Airlines

Sydney harbour bridge and Opera House

Los Angeles to Sydney

One-way | Economy

6,750 Qantas Points

Melbourne city skyline over the Yarra River

Dallas/Fort Worth to Melbourne

One-way | Economy

7,350 Qantas Points

Auckland city skyline at dusk

New York to Auckland

One-way | Economy

7,925 Qantas Points

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How many Qantas Points could you earn?

Follow the 'how-to' steps for our Airline Earning Tables to work out how many Qantas Points you could earn for your flight.

What you need to know

You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer Member to earn and redeem Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply.

Qantas Frequent Flyer Terms and Conditions 

Membership, and the earning and using of Qantas Points, is subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and conditions and Airline Earning Tables

When do I provide my Frequent Flyer number?

Provide your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number when you make an eligible booking.

When will I receive my Qantas Points?

Points will be credited to your account within 15 days after your flight.

Eligibility

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.

Disclaimer: ~ Taxes, fees and carrier charges are payable by an Accepted Payment Card in addition to the points required on Classic Flight Reward flights. These are quoted at the time of booking and are subject to change.

Disclaimer: + Selected flights operated by Qantas Frequent Flyer partner airlines also offer the option of a Qantas (QF) flight number. When booking an eligible QF flight number, members earn Qantas Points and Status Credits at the Qantas rate. All flights operated by partner airlines offering a QF flight number are available for booking on qantas.com.

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.

Disclaimer: ++ Status Credits are earned on eligible Qantas, Jetstar, oneworld® member and oneworld connect® airlines only - see the Airline Earning Tables and Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions for details. Status Credits may not be earned on some fare types and booking classes.