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You can now book your round the world trip online without wasting hours of effort playing with mileage calculators or deciphering round the world airfare rules. Leave that up to the experts, all you need to do is work out where you want to go around the world along with an idea of proposed dates or durations and we can match that up to the best round the world ticket for you. It's that easy!
It is currently the ideal time to be booking for departure up until April 2015, anyone looking to travel in 2014 should get on to booking as soon as possible particularly for the Dec/Jan school holidays where seats are selling fast. For travel from May 2015 onwards we can give you an indication of budget and the ideal time to book.
RTW Airfare Market Update:
Qantas & BA Round the World Earlybird Airfare Sale:
Qantas have a basic RTW fare from $2059 including taxes in low season. 3 stops included in the base fare with an option to add additional stops along the way for $100 + taxes. 2 pieces of luggage are included on the Qantas flights, with BA charging a GBP65 fee for a 2nd bag on their trans-Atlantic flight. This makes it the most generous round the world fare for baggage allowance, it's ideal for Qantas frequent flyers and those looking to secure the best value fare on the market.
Book by 21 November for 16 Jan - 28 Feb departures. March onwards departures we are awaiting new fare advice from Qantas after the last fare expired 19 Nov.
Find out more about the Qantas Round the World Airfare.
SWISS, Lufthansa and Austrian Earlybird Airfares:
The SWISS global fare is excellent value for money and the most popular fare on the market from $2291 including taxes. This fare covers 3 continents with 1 stop in each and can be structured to create an excellent skeleton itinerary with a lot of route options. It can be combined with Lufthansa and Austrian for additional availability. Book now to secure earlybird availability for 2015!
More information on the SWISS global airfare. Book by 28 November.
This fare can be combined with the Lufthansa global fare from $2315 including taxes or the Austrian round the world ticket from $2288 including taxes to open up more route and availabiity options. Our expert consultants will help you combine these fares to maximise their route possibilities and minimise pricing for your itinerary and dates. Book by 12 December.
** NEW - Lufthansa premium economy upgrades available. Click for more information on the Lufthansa premium economy round the world. Launch special from $4286 including taxes book by 28 November**
Finnair Round the World Airfare
The Finnair round the world ticket is seeing huge growth with those unlocking the potential of this fare, particularly in the US and North Asia. It is ideal for those looking to accrue Qantas status credits and frequent flyer points, with Qantas and oneworld partners helping Finnair complete their route map to include Australia.
The Finnair ticket starts from just $2457 including taxes. The major point of difference with Finnair is the included internal US flights to select cities and additional stops on offer here compared to the SWISS, Lufthansa and Austrian fares. It is excellent for those looking for a stop in Hawaii and mainland USA. Current specials are seasonal with low season September-November but great pricing is available at other times, enquire with our consultants for more info.
More information on the Finnair round the world airfare.
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So, the real question is...where in the world do you want to go? Do those destinations fit into a round the world trip? The most important thing is that your itinerary includes travel in a continuous direction between continents and that your travel has you crossing both the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans.
Don't worry if that sounds a bit complicated, just get an idea of a few destinations around the world that you wish to visit and head straight for our Book My Trip section which will help piece it together in order. From there one of our experts can plan your round the world itinerary within 1 business day. We'll look at where you want to go and recommend the best around the world fare for your itinerary.
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Qantas Emirates BA RTW
Qantas, Emirates, BA and Jetstar combine for a basic round the world airfare on certain routes. Great for a basic ticket to Dubai, Africa or Asia/Europe/North or South America.
Lufthansa have one of the most popular multi-continent tickets on the market. Their global ticket will take you to 3 continents with Europe as a necessary continent in the middle of the trip. South America, Africa, Asia and North America may be combined with hundreds of route options available for great prices.
SWISS Airlines RTW
SWISS Airlines is our most popular ticket for multi-continent global travel. With many route options, great prices year round and good availability they remain the number one basic round the world airfare.
Qantas Premium Economy RTW
Qamtas have slashed their premium economy round the world fare by over 35% for their earlybird sale! Book by 23 December.
Lufthansa Premium Economy RTW
Lufthansa are introducing premium economy to their round the world deals from Dec 2014 onwards. This covers premium economy on all flights except the trans-Pacific flight on United or Air Canada. Economy plus can be purchased on United for an additional fee.
Austrian have entered the round the world game as part of the Lufthansa group. More routes are available than previously including popular routes as via Toronto. 3 month sale fares as well as great year round pricing and 12 month tickets available.
Etihad Round the World
Etihad have a fantastic round the world option, particularly for Velocity frequent flyers. Covering select European and US destinations with stops possible in Abu Dhabi and/or Singapore. Book quick to secure this deal.
SWISS Business Class RTW
SWISS continue to offer the best value business class fare on the market. You can get around the world for less than $7000. Book in advance to secure discount availability.
Austrian+SWISS Business Class RTW Special
We've partnered with Austrian and SWISS to combine a fantastic special business class fare! Austrian have a fantastic revamped class cabin.
FinnAir have a great round the world ticket in economy or business class. See USA, Europe & Asia in either direction. The only discount round the world that will include internal flights in the USA and allows stops in Hawaii. Limited availability
Not sure what the best airfare is? Finding the Trip planner all a bit too much? In that case you can use this form for a basic enquiry.
Virgin Round the World
Fly Virgin round the world via LA, London/Europe & Abu Dhabi. LA is the only US stopover option. Premium economy available from $4461!
Lufthansa Business RTW
Lufthansa have released a huge business class sale, dropping their pricing considerably for current bookings. It's a great time to book with many of their A380s now featuring the same fully flat beds as their 747-800s.
FinnAir Business Class RTW
FinnAir have the cheapest oneworld business class around the world fare on the market. It's a very cost effective way to accrue oneworld status credits and their route via Helsinki is surprisingly short and convenient.
Qantas Emirates BA Business Class RTW
Qantas have dropped their business class round the world airfare price considerably. Utilising Qantas and Emirates codeshares there are extensive options in Europe along with the potential for multiple US stopovers at major destinations.
Finnair to fly to Miami
Popular round the world carrier Finnair are adding a seasonal service to Miami, opening up more options for those headed on cruises or the Disneyland.
US Airways and TAM Join Oneworld
New members to oneworld change the dynamic of this popular alliance opening up many more route options in North, Central and South America.
Qantas flying the A380 to Dallas
Qantas have moved one of their A380 aircraft onto the increasingly popular Dallas route, with flights from 29 September.
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