American Airlines and Qantas Airways
Bringing you enhanced travel options to Australia and New Zealand
Enjoy an easier and more rewarding travel experience to Australia and New Zealand through our enhanced relationship with fellow oneworld® member Qantas Airways, connecting you seamlessly to major business centers, stunning beaches and inspiring outback.
Travel through Australia with ease with the Qantas Walkabout Air Pass, providing easy access to more than 75 destinations in Australia. Whether it’s city life or outback adventure you seek, with the Walkabout Air Pass you can customize your trip for much less than if you booked flights separately.
Plus, you’ll be rewarded while you explore Australia as you earn AAdvantage® miles that count toward elite status qualification. It’s also easier than ever to redeem your miles for travel on Qantas using our at-a-glance calendar to view availability and book your trip.
Enjoy easy connections between the United States and Australia with convenient nonstop flights between:
- Los Angeles and Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney
- Dallas/Fort Worth and Brisbane on to Sydney
- Honolulu and Sydney
Once you're in Australia, Qantas offers service to more than 50 top destinations, including flights between:
- Sydney and Adelaide, Alice Springs, Cairns, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth and Uluru (Ayers Rock) in Australia
- Sydney and Auckland and Christchurch in New Zealand
- Brisbane and Adelaide, Cairns, Melbourne and Perth in Australia
Experience the Airbus 380
Sit back and relax on one of the largest and most technologically advanced aircraft ever built – the Qantas Airbus 380. Qantas is the only carrier to fly the A380 between the United States and Australia. The A380 offers you a First Class Suite with a dining table that accommodates two and converts to a spacious sleeper bed, a Business Class cabin with seats that recline to six-foot-long fully flat beds, restaurant-style dining, an award-winning wine list and state-of-the art entertainment.
Travel in Comfort in Premium Economy
Experience a new level of comfort when you travel in the Premium Economy cabin onboard Qantas Airways with enhanced services and amenities tailored to meet your needs, including:
- priority check-in and priority boarding to ease your way onto the flight
- seats with a multi-way adjustable headrest and a fold out footrest to give your legs extra support
- power outlets for your laptop so you're always charged on the go
- more than 500 in-seat entertainment options
- Neil Perry inspired menu complemented by premium Australian wines
- comfort kits that include eyeshades, socks, a toothbrush and toothpaste
Our enhanced relationship with Qantas brings you more destinations, smoother connections and enhanced services as you see the world on our growing global network. You can catch up on work or relax before your flight to Australia in our Admirals Club lounges in select cities, providing personalized service and exceptional amenities. We’re modernizing with you in mind to bring you a more comfortable and connected travel experience from the moment you check in to arrival at your destination. Australia awaits, book your trip today!