Member since 23 Apr 2015
Total posts 14
The Qantas mobile website and app do not allow classic reward bookings / searches which means having to search via their full desktop website. However this is not always convenient for me.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 06 Jan 2017
would like to know as well, what the most convenient way is.
Member since 10 Jul 2018
Total posts 105
The Chrome browser on my Android phone lets me manually trigger desktop mode, which then allows me to search and book classic reward seats as usual.
Superstar - thanks Brandon. 👍
Member since 24 Dec 2013
Total posts 107
Go to Qantas mobile site. Log in using the link in top right hand corner. Click on the top right hand corner again (now showing a head and shoulders). Click on "Make a Reward booking". Enter your search details. The results will display on the desktop website.
Unfortunately that doesn’t seem to show ‘Classic Reward’ availability.
Member since 02 Sep 2018
Total posts 352
Searching for award bookings on Mobile is a bit of a pain if using the Qantas website since its not 'native'. I've used the American Airlines mobile app many times to search for award space on AA, Qantas, Alaska and more. Its a pretty good experience too and don't have to deal with a clunky website.
Member since 10 Jul 2017
Total posts 86
the qantas team are still working off commodore 64s
Member since 05 Dec 2018
Total posts 93
Airline industry still feeds into many legacy systems. When in Doha I saw a lady print reports out on the old dot matrix printers with the blue and white lined paper..
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