Qantas updates Frequent Flyer programme

    Qantas announced (20-Jun-2019) changes to its Qantas Frequent Flyer programme which will be implemented in the following 12 months:

    • An additional one million seats p/a on Qantas and partner airlines;
    • Reduction of carrier charges of up to 50% on international bookings, with an average saving of AUD200 (USD138);
    • Up to 10% reduction in the amount of points required for international economy Classic Reward seats;
    • Increasing the amount points required for upgrades and Classic Reward seats in premium cabins;
    • Introduction of a new tiered points programme to reward members who earn most of their points through on the ground transactions;
    • Introduction of a ‘Lifetime Platinum’ status.