For decades, long-haul flights in the southern hemisphere have been crazily expensive. These flights fly through thousands of miles without seeing anything but vast ocean. It is rare to see any deals, but now, you can fly Business Class with LATAM and Qantas with fares as low as $2,413 round trip.

The Deal

  • Departure City: Sydney (SYD)
  • Arrival City: Santiago (SCL), Buenos Aires (EZE), Rio de Janeiro (GIG), São Paulo (GRU), Lima (LIM), Quito (UIO), Bogota (BOG), and more
  • Class: Long-haul Business (Z), Short-haul Business (I), Short-haul Premium Economy (W), Short-haul Economy (Y)
  • Available Dates: October 2019 – July 2020
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-SCL
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-EZE
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-GIG
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-GRU
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-LIM
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-UIO
Example Itinerary LATAM & Qantas SYD-BOG

Find This Deal

This deal can be easily found using Google Flights and ITA Matrix. When using Google Flights: choose Business as your cabin, enter departure and arrival city, choose a date pair, and then select LATAM as the preferred airline.

Google Flight Search Setting

Then use the calendar tool to find the lowest possible price.

Google Flight Calendar Tool

Finally, choose the flights you like and book on the website that has the lowest price. Note that the Qantas website does not get you to the lowest price and LATAM website has different regulations depending on the region you choose to book on.

Qantas Business Class Product

Qantas uses Boeing B747-400s on the flights in this deal. They are equipped with full-flat Business Class seats in a 2-3-2 configuration main deck and 2-2 configuration upper deck. Check out Sam’s review below for more detail.

LATAM Business Class Product

LATAM uses Boeing B787s on the flights in this deal. These aircraft are newer than Qantas’ B747s and they feature full-flat Business Class seats in a 2-2-2 configuration.

LATAM Boeing B787 Business Class

Credit This Deal

Both Qantas and LATAM are members of the oneworld alliance, which means all other oneworld members can credit this ticket. This ticket books into Z fare class on long-haul flights, I fare class on short-haul Business Class flights, W fare class on short-haul Premium Economy Class and Y fare class on short-haul Economy Class. It books into Premium Economy and Economy because, on some routes, there are no Business Class seats on the plane. Below are the earning rates for LATAM Z fare class.

LATAM Z Class Earning Rates

To calculate the specific amount of miles you will get, visit where to credit and fill in your flights.

Bottom Line

This is a great deal for those who plan to travel next year. The reason is that although the deal covers many destinations, there are so few dates available for each destination this year. However, when looking at next year from April to July, there are plenty available.

Do you find any more destinations apply to this deal? Share that with us!

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