MELBOURNE — Qantas announced that its new Melbourne to San Francisco service will start on September 1, 2018 with fares already available for sale.
With an evening departure from Melbourne and an overnight flight on the return, Qantas’ schedule means customers can arrive in each city ready to make the most of their stay.
Qantas International CEO Alison Webster said the new nonstop Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner service reflects strong demand in travel to the popular Californian city.
“We expect this flight to be popular with tourists and also corporate travelers looking to do business with San Francisco’s world-leading technology companies,” Webster said.
“With connections to 17 codeshare destinations including Chicago, Seattle, and Vancouver, the new service also provides another gateway for Australians traveling into the US,” she added.
The Qantas Dreamliner features 236 seats across three cabins including the Business Suite, nicknamed “mini First Class” by some frequent flyers, as well as a next generation Premium Economy seat and a significantly improved Economy seat with extra storage compartments and device charging outlets. (Full Story Here)