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Qantas is Australia’s largest airline and the oldest continuously operating airline in the world. The Emirates/Qantas partnership offers a seamless travel experience across one of the world’s largest networks.

Take Advantage Today

Earn and redeem Skywards Miles when you fly with Qantas.

Please give your membership number when making your booking and show your Emirates Skywards card when you check in.

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Earn Miles

You can earn the following Skywards Miles on Qantas flights* with a QF flight number, including any domestic flights* if taken as part of a continuous international journey. Please note that Skywards Miles will be awarded on Qantas-operated flights and QantasLink scheduled services only, and will not be earned on codeshare flights.

Miles Earned Per Mile Flown*
Economy (Discount) Economy (Full) Premium Economy Business  First
N, Q, O K, L, M, S, G, V Y, B, H, T W, R J, C, D, I  F, A
0.25 Miles 0.5 Miles 1 Mile 1.1 Miles 1.25 Miles  1.50 Miles

Spend Miles

You can use your Skywards Miles to book reward flights across the Qantas network using our Plan & Book online facility. Skywards Miles can only be redeemed for reward bookings on Qantas-operated flights with a QF flight number. 

The number of Miles you need for a Qantas reward flight is based on the distance traveled. Please refer to the table below for Miles required for one-way flight rewards. To calculate round-trip flight rewards, just double the Miles required.

Qantas Flight Zones
Zone One-way journey distance** (miles) Economy Class one-way Business Class one-way First Class one-way
1 0–600 8,000 16,000 24,000
2 601–1,200 12,000 24,000 36,000
3 1,201–2,400 18,000 36,000 54,000
4 2,401–3,600 20,300 50,000 75,000
5 3,601–4,800 25,200 60,000 90,000
6 4,801–5,800 31,500 72,000 108,000
7 5,801–7,000 37,600 84,000 126,000
8 7,001–8,400 41,900 96,000 144,000
9 8,401–9,600 51,200 112,000 168,000
10 9,601–15,000 55,200 128,000 192,000
Example itineraries for one-way reward travel:
Zone Example Itineraries Miles for Economy Class one-way Miles for Business Class one-way Miles for First Class one-way
1 FROM Sydney TO Melbourne, Brisbane, or Gold Coast 8,000 16,000 24,000
2 FROM Sydney or Brisbane TO Adelaide 12,000 24,000 36,000
3 FROM Sydney, Melbourne, or Brisbane TO Perth or Auckland 18,000 36,000 54,000
4 FROM Perth TO Singapore 20,300 50,000 75,000
5 FROM Sydney TO Hong Kong, Bangkok, or Singapore 25,200 60,000 90,000
6 FROM Sydney TO Shanghai, Tokyo, or Honolulu 31,500 72,000 108,000
7 FROM Sydney TO Johannesburg   37,600 84,000 126,000
8 FROM Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane TO Los Angeles 41,900 96,000 144,000
9 FROM Sydney TO Dallas 51,200 112,000 168,000
10 FROM Sydney, Melbourne, or Brisbane TO London or New York 55,200 128,000 192,000

Important Information

Earning Miles

* Booking classes not eligible to earn Skywards Miles: P, U, Z, X, E

You will earn Tier Miles on Qantas-operated flights with an EK flight number. Tier Miles will not be available on any flights with a QF flight number.

Spending Miles

** Journey distance includes domestic connecting flights.

  • First Class is not available on all routes.
  • A single stopover is permitted per itinerary.
  • Upon completion of outbound travel, a maximum stay of three months applies.
  • The number of seats available for reward travel may be limited.
  • Children traveling on reward tickets will be required to redeem the same number of miles as adults.
  • Infants must be at least two weeks old to travel. 
  • On international flights, infants aged between two weeks and two years will be charged 10% of the adult reward fare. 
  • There is no charge for infants on Qantas domestic flights.
  • Miles stated are for direct flights only. Where no direct service is operated, two or more rewards may be required.
  • Qantas flights must be confirmed at the time of miles redemption. Waitlists are not permitted.
  • Reward tickets are valid for 12 months from date of issue.
  • Reward ticket coupons cannot be used out of sequence.
  • Date changes are permitted. A fee of USD 25 applies.
  • For flight and/or date changes prior to departure, please contact Emirates Skywards®.
  • Refunds on fully unused tickets are permitted at a charge of USD 75.
  • Expired Miles will not be reinstated.
  • Additional taxes and surcharges payable with cash are not included.
  • Emirates Skywards Program Rules apply.