The Qantas Onboard Experience

When flying with Qantas, you can look forward to your onboard experience. From dining to inflight entertainment and pyjamas, here’s a taste of what you can expect.

Inflight dining

When you fly long haul with Qantas, you’ll be presented with the freshest seasonal flavours and award-winning wines.

In 2019, Qantas was biggest winner at the coveted Cellars in the Sky Awards, taking the coveted Gold Medal for Best Overall Cellar, as well as the top spots in categories of Best First Class White, Best First Class Cellar, Best-Presented First Class Wine List, Best Business Class Fortified/Dessert Wine and the joint winner of Best First Class Sparkling.

Qantas has created a range of options for each service offering so customers can choose which best suits their travel needs:

First – with flawless service, a multi-award-winning wine cellar and a five-star dining menu designed by Neil Perry of Rockpool – we’ve set a new benchmark for dining in First.

First pork chop with savoy cabbage, roast potatoes, broad beans and thyme butter

First pork chop with savoy cabbage, roast potatoes, broad beans and thyme butter

Business – our Business menus offer a contemporary selection of locally sourced seasonal dishes with a focus on choice. Providing the option of lighter style dishes through to a full dining experience at any time so you can design your inflight activities.

Premium Economy – relax onboard with a welcoming glass of Australian sparkling wine followed by a contemporary menu accompanied by a premium selection of drinks; all served on stylish tableware designed by David Caon.

Economy – enjoy a multicultural selection of dishes boasting local ingredients served in generous portions with a range Australian wines, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks to choose from.



Fly with us in First to enjoy a journey of unsurpassed luxury. Relax in one of our stylish lounges before your flight, enjoy a spa treatment before take-off if you’re travelling with us from Sydney or Melbourne. Then once onboard, settle in and stretch out in the spacious surrounds of your individual suite featuring a spacious armchair that converts to an extra wide, extra long bed with Sheridan bedding and Martin Grant pyjamas and slippers.

Qantas First Lounge Spa at Sydney Airport

Qantas First Lounge Spa at Sydney Airport


A superior way to fly. For work or play, explore Business with more space to relax, a dedicated cabin, fine dining, lounge access and maximum comfort to travel in ultimate style.

Sit back and relax with spacious seats that convert into fully-flat beds, the freshest seasonal ingredients in the sky and our friendly cabin crew ready to look after you.

Premium Economy

Stretch out and relax in our award-winning Premium Economy cabin, with luxurious levels of space and attentive service. Seated in a private cabin, you’ll enjoy the benefits of flying premium with dedicated check-in, priority boarding, a well thought out seat design with indulgent touches to make you feel at home plus a refreshed menu and extensive wine list.


Discover the benefits of flying with us in Economy with thoughtful touches to your seat including footnets allowing you to stretch out further, high speed USB chargers in easy to reach locations, personal lighting and storage facilities. Experience our warm hospitality onboard while enjoying premium dining or refreshments and the latest entertainment options in the sky.

Experience the best of Australia before you even arrive with Qantas, the Spirit of Australia. Read more about Qantas cabins of service.


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