Jetstar now included into oneworld’s Global Explorer fares program

Travel News 01 Dec 2015

Jetstar’s three Asian airlines will be added to oneworld’s Global Explorer round-the-world fare.

Effective 1 December 2015, Singapore-based Jetstar Asia, Vietnam’s Jetstar Pacific and Jestar Japan will start participating in the fare, bringing 16 new destinations to oneworld’s Global Explorer network. This means that Global Explorer will now offer approximately 1,150 destinations worldwide, including 230 in Asia.

Jetstar’s Australian unit already participates in the Global Explorer fares.

“We are delighted to extend the reach offered by Global Explorer still further with the addition of Jetstar Asia, Jetstar Japan and Jetstar Pacific, alongside their Australia and New Zealand-based Jetstar sister, which has participated in Global Explorer for some time,” said oneworld ‘s vice president of commercial. “Their addition brings on board attractive networks in some of the region’s most popular with round-the-world travellers, making Global Explorer an even more appealing option.”

The 16 new Asian destinations added to the Global Explorer network are: Buon Ma Thuot, Chua Lai, Dalat, Haiphong, Pleiku, Thanh Hoa, Vinh, Nha Trang, Hue, Phu Quoc, Tou Hoa, Qhi Nhon and Dong Hoi in Vietnam, Pekanbaru and Palembang in Indonesia, and Shantou in China.

Global Explorer is one of two round-the-world fares offered by oneworld, providing multi-airline travel priced based on cabin class and distance travelled.