Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 11 Oct 2014
Total posts 334
Over the last 3-4 years, QF has constantly touted it's 'record customer satisfaction' levels in it's Annual Reports. Given an increase in dissatisfaction reports over the last 8-12 months reported on AUSBT, I am curious about the following. For many years it was de-riguer for QF to hand out in-flight Customer Satisfaction surveys on international sectors to selected guests in their premium cabins. The process was reasonably intuitive and guest response/return levels high, due to the flight attendants check-back with the passenger in order to collect such surveys. I have not seen this type of survey used in quite a number of years. Whilst the internet has afforded a new metric for processing 'Customer Service' feedback, one would have to think that the online reporting method of issues would sway more to the negative side, rather than the positive. A large number of people reporting negative experiences would be expected, rather than those experiencing positive or 'great' service ie: the old mantra of a pax with a negative experience will tell ~10 people, but a passenger experiencing good service generally reports less.Question : POLL - What has been your recent experience with Customer Service surveys?
Member since 07 Oct 2012
Total posts 761
Every time I have flown QF mainline in recent history, I am sent an online survey to complete. I fill this out honestly, whether good or bad.
Member since 20 May 2016
Total posts 32
I flew in from Singapore on Saturday morning and I had already received the email when I turned my phone on after landing. I always make the an effort to complete the survey and have found in the last six polls the majority of my feedback was positive.
Member since 12 Dec 2012
Total posts 287
I've gotten a number of inflight surveys on CX and one on JL. Never on QF.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer P1
Member since 23 Aug 2014
Total posts 17
I receive online surveys after almost 50% of my flights - some issues have been dealt with well internally and I have been offered a solution as quickly as the return leg. With other matters (eg., the inconsistent, often chaotic boarding process), there is rarely a response.
Member since 14 Dec 2016
Total posts 4
Never get the online surveys despite being QFF Platinum for 20+ years. My wife (also platinum QFF) gets one on every flight. Makes a bit of a mockery of the QF customer satisfaction report.
Member since 04 Dec 2013
Total posts 65
I get one basically every time.
Member since 19 Jul 2017
Total posts 10
I get these on a fairly regular basis (am Platinum FF) probably about one for every 5 flights (domestic and international) I do. I have asked to be contacted a couple of times in the past when I felt I had a reasonable gripe but heard nil. Still think it is worth supplying the feedback to them.
Member since 02 May 2019
I receive them each time when I fly both domestic and international QF route
Member since 15 May 2019
Total posts 22
I get them every time and only ever use them to penalise Qantas on Net Promoter Score (NPS) metrics when I miss out on a points upgrade to first while travelling for work.
The way they score execs on these measures is opaque so it's usually safest to go with a 3 when trying to convey negative feedback. Some corporates are sneakily removing outlier scores at the lower end of the range these days, particularly when NPS is tied to remuneration outcomes.
Hi Guest, join in the discussion on
Qantas 'customer satisfaction' questionnaires
Already have an ET account? Log in below.
Signing up with Executive Traveller only takes a second and lets you
interact with our community. It's completely free and we'll never pass your information on to
Didn’t receive an activation email? Resend one to yourself here.
If you’ve forgotten your password, simply enter your email address
below, then click 'Submit'. We’ll send you an email to re-activate your account and enter a new password.
If you have not received the activation email, simply enter your email address below, then click 'Submit'. We’ll send you an email containing the activation link.
Subscribe to our free newsletter and get the latest news, reviews, tips and more sent straight to your inbox