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First Class flights to Australia

Fly to Australia in pure luxury

Fly First Class with A Journey DownUnder and discover the difference. Many leading airlines travelling from the United Kingdom to Australia offer exclusive First Class services, including your own private suite, a lie-flat bed, fine dining whenever it suits you, and exceptional service.

When you book with A Journey DownUnder, you are guaranteed the best of the best. Discover what awaits you on a First Class flight to Australia below or connect with a travel expert to learn more.

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Flying First Class

An international First Class ticket offers the ultimate flying experience and the most luxurious upgrade to travel to your Australian destination. Whenever you desire, your private suite can transform into a bedroom, an entertainment room, or a dining restaurant. The friendly crew on board will take care of the finer details before, during, and after your flight. This is First Class like you've never experienced it before. Arrive at your destination the classy way: relaxed, revived, and ready to explore.

Before you know it, you’ll be laying on one of Australia’s beautiful beaches, snorkelling in the Ningaloo Reef, or on an adventure to Uluru.

The perks of First Class flights

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Your seat

Experience hotel living in the sky. Your personal seat provides luxurious comfort and complete privacy. Wider than your standard First Class seats, you can put your feet up and simply relax. When you’re ready to lie down, transform your seat into a lie-flat bed for a restful sleep. You will be provided with pillows and blankets, too. When you wake up, you'll be at your destination and ready to explore.

Your meal

Enjoy a fine dining experience thousands of feet in the air. Take your pick from a selection of culinary delights created by an international team of world-class chefs. Each meal offers a blend of fresh ingredients and international flavours, perfectly paired with champagne, wine, cocktails, or other beverages. With personal service, your meal comes exactly when you want it. Feeling hungry between meals? There are plenty of snacks, both sweet and savoury, and also coffee and tea available. On particular flights, you may also have access to an onboard lounge.

Your entertainment

Sit back and watch your personal widescreen cinema with thousands of channels. It’s the absolute best entertainment system in the sky! Benefit from USB plug-ins for your electronics and WiFi on select flights. With your own personal touchscreen and noise-cancelling headphones, you can dive into anything your heart desires, from food and wine channels, to international movies, and television shows.

Exceptional meals await!

Checking in at the airport

When you fly First Class, you can enjoy priority check-in and boarding. In general, you can check in at the airport three hours before departure or online 48 hours prior to boarding. Times may vary depending on your airline, but they assure you enough time to clear customs and the gate. After you're checked in, you can enjoy a relaxing time in the First Class lounge. With priority boarding, you will be one of the first on the plane. When you find your seat, you are welcomed with a glass of champagne. In some cases, you can use the chauffeur services to and from the airport with First Class tickets.

Direct flights

There is one non-stop flight from London Heathrow to Perth with Qantas. This flight time is approximately 17 hours. When you land in Australia, you can book domestic flights as well. A flight from Perth to Sydney, for example, takes about four hours.

Baggage Allowance

Baggage allowance depend on your airline. For First Class in general, you are allotted 50 kilograms of checked luggage per person, and two pieces of hand luggage as well. Specific requirements will be supplied to you before you're on your way.

Which airlines have First Class flights?

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