Los Angeles, California. It's home to the glitz and glam of Hollywood, a short drive from Disneyland and the location of the largest international airport on the west coast of the United States. With 69% of flights from Australia to the US mainland arriving at Los Angeles International Airport, there's a good chance you'll be flying through LA on your next trip to the … [Read more...]
Stopover Guides is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips and recommendations for stopovers at various airports such transport to the airport/city, things to do at the airport, where to stay, best airport lounges etc.
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Santiago is the gateway between Australia and South America. All flights between the two continents arrive in Santiago, the Chilean hub of Oneworld's LATAM Airlines. So if you're headed to South America, chances are you'll have a Santiago stopover at Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport. Santiago is perhaps not the most exciting city in South America, but there's … [Read more...]
Doha, Qatar. It's home to Hamad International Airport, the megahub of Oneworld's Qatar Airways. If you're flying with Qatar Airways to pretty much anywhere, you'll be passing through this airport. Hamad International Airport is a world-class airport - clean, modern and connecting through there is relatively easy. But if you find yourself with a Doha stopover of more than … [Read more...]
If you're flying with Finnair to Europe, you'll be travelling via Helsinki. The efficiency of Helsinki Airport makes it one of the best in Europe. In fact, Helsinki Airport's Minimum Connect Times range from just 20 minutes for intra-Schengen connections, to 40 minutes when connecting from a long-haul international flight to any destination within Europe. Unlike in Sydney, … [Read more...]
Dubai, United Arab Emirates. In aviation terms, it's the centre of the world. One third of the world's population lives within a 4 hour flight of Dubai International Airport, and two thirds live within 8 hours. It's for this reason that Emirates has been able to create a super-hub in Dubai, connecting passengers flying to destinations all over the world. If you're flying … [Read more...]