The Qantas American Express Ultimate has 100,000 bonus Qantas Points on offer plus another 2,500 after spending with Qantas on their products via the Qantas Shop or Travel. This is one of the highest earning Qantas Point cards with bonus points in specific spend categories, and also on offers is free Qantas domestic flight each year ( see destinations available further below in post)

The Qantas American Express Ultimate Credit Card now comes with a hefty 100.000 Bonus Frequent Flyer Bonus Points once you spend $1500 on the credit card within 90 days of being approved. The sign up promotion runs until 30th January. With an Annual fee of $450 a year it’s not a cheap Credit Card to own, but the card makes up for it with the 100.000+ sign up Bonus and the Free Annual Qantas Return Flight.

So how do you get the bonus points? The first 5000 Bonus points come after your first transaction on the card. The other 95.000 Bonus points will come after spending $1500 within 90 days of being approved (not activated). You can also gain another 2,500 Bonus QFF points after your first QANTAS spend with the card, so giving you a total of 102.500 Bonus Points.  Please remember that his offer is only for new Accounts.

Where could I go with QFF points?

  • 8,000 a Qantas Economy one way Classic Flight Reward  from Sydney to Melbourne, from 8,000 points plus taxes, fees and carrier charges of $30.29
  • 12,000 a Qantas Economy one way Classic Flight Reward from Sydney to Hobart, from 12,000 points plus taxes, fees and carrier charges of $37.49
  • 18,000 a Qantas Economy one way Classic Flight Reward from Perth to Adelaide, from 18,000 points plus taxes, fees and carrier charges of $38.70
  • You can also use this Qantas Calculator to see how many points you need for your Destination!

Card Details in Quick Detail

Card NameQantas Ultimate American Express

Link to the card can be found here

Loyalty programQantas Frequent Flyer
Points earned from spend3 Qantas Points per $1 spent at restaurants in Australia10 and selected Qantas products and services in Australia
 2 Qantas Points per $1 spent on airlines, accommodation, major cruise and tour operators and spend in foreign currency
1 Qantas Point per $1 spent on everything else, except those in the 0.5 points category
0.5 Qantas Points per $1 spent on utilities, telecommunications companies, non  American Express provided insurance and government bodies
Points capNone
Travel benefitsFree Qantas domestic flight each year
Included insurancesMedical Emergency Expenses Cover

Travel Cancellation Cover

Travel Inconvenience Insurance up to $200 if your flight departure is delayed

Transport Accident Cover

Baggage, Money and Documentation Cover

Overseas transaction fee3% of the converted amount
Annual fee$450
Lounge AccessEnjoy complimentary access up to two entries per year to the American Express Lounge at Sydney International (Kingsford Smith) Airport T1


To Read the full PDS of this card here

Annual Free Domestic Return Flight included in the $450 annual fee

Each Year you will be able to claim the free return flight. It does not include all location in Australia from each capital City but it covers your most locations, which can be found below.


To book your free flight, you will need to call American express the number is printed on the back of your card. It’s best not to leave it to last minute to avoid disappointment of not being able to get the flight you want. This flight does not need to be booked in the Account holders name, you can book the flight with any name you request.



Days till Bonus Sign up Available

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