Flight Deal: visit four continents with Qantas round-the-world sale from $1968

Point Hacks’ travel agent Luke Vaughan has found some great Qantas fares to visit North America, South America, Europe and Asia – all flying Qantas and its partners from April to September 2017.


Prices and conditions

  • Departure cities: Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Gold Coast and regional cities in NSW, VIC, QLD and TAS (such as Townsville, Cairns, Hobart, Launceston and Darwin)
  • Departure dates: 22 April to 30 September 2017, with cheapest fares to be found 1-31 May
  • Airlines: Qantas and partners including Emirates, American Airlines and British Airways
  • Cost: from $1968 in Economy
  • Seasonal surcharges apply – more on this below

Example itineraries

Melbourne to the US, Europe and Dubai: from $1968

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Sydney to the US, Europe, Dubai and Singapore: from $1994

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Melbourne to South America, Europe, Dubai and Singapore: from $2098

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Sydney to Hong Kong, Dubai, Europe, Mexico City and the US (including Hawaii): from $2277

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Key terms

  • On sale until 31 October 2016
  • Payment required within one week of reservation
  • 12-month maximum stay
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer points earn: mostly Discount Economy O class, which does not have high accrual rates – the attractiveness of this offer is its low cost, not its points earn
  • Transatlantic flight must be to/from London Heathrow on American Airlines or British Airways
  • Three free stopovers permitted (not including European destination), with additional stopovers permitted at $100 each

Seasonal surcharges

Qantas is offering different pricing based on departure dates. For example, an itinerary with routing MEL – LAX – JFK – LHR then CDG – DXB – MEL prices as follows:

  • Low season from $1968: 1-31 May
  • Low shoulder from $2053: 22-30 April
  • High shoulder from $2348: 1-2 April, 1-14 June and 10 July to 30 September
  • High season from $2674: 15 June to 9 July

Flight Deal: visit four continents with Qantas round-the-world sale from $1968 was last modified: December 21st, 2017 by Matt Moffitt