AA Flight to US Cheaper than QF

Discussion in 'American Airlines AAdvantage' started by JonnoP, Nov 23, 2006.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
Welcome to Australia's leading independent Frequent Flyer and Travel Resource!
Our site contains tons of information that will improve your travel experience.
Joining AFF is fast, simple & ABSOLUTELY FREE -  join now by clicking on the JOIN NOW button, and take immediate advantage of these great BENEFITS.
Once registered, this box will disappear. And you will see fewer advertisements :)
  1. JonnoP

    JonnoP Junior Member

    May 9, 2006
    48
    0
    Hi There,

    I am confused as to why booking a flight to the US using AA is cheaper than using QF even though the service from MEL-LAX is being operated by QF?

    Are there any issues with booking international flights with AA.com how does the ticketing work?

    Regards,

    JonnoP
     

  2. Dave Noble

    Dave Noble Senior Member

    Oct 10, 2005
    6,419
    8

    Cheaper because the fuel fines are less and perhaps better availability on the AA codeshare

    You can reserve the flight online and either pay online or hold the reservation and just pay the Australian office during office hours ( which is what I recommend since it will be billed in AUD and avoid any currency conversion fees )

    The ticket would be an eticket so nothing for them to post

    Dave
     
  3. Soundguy

    Soundguy Member

    Jun 15, 2006
    323
    3
    Rudd's Banana Republic
    Would I be correct in assuming that the AA.com ticket would have no GST while the QF issued ticket would include it? I'm not quite sure how GST works on international flight though, but it would be something to consider if it is business related travel.
     
  4. serfty

    Moderator

    Nov 16, 2004
    39,915
    8,101
    MEL
    Flight Map:
    View my flight map
    No GST is charged for international itineries.
     
  5. JohnK

    JohnK Veteran Member

    Mar 22, 2005
    40,883
    8,933
    BNE, SYD and CNX
    Or domestic flights included as part of international itinerary.
     
Loading...

Share This Page