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Air France in Australia
From Australia, Air France offers over 50 weekly flights to Paris and beyond to their worldwide network in conjunction with their codeshare partners Etihad and China Southern but also over 300 weekly flights with their interline partner carriers including Qantas, China Southern, Cathay Pacific, Jetstar, Singapore Airlines, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines and Virgin Atlantic. All connect at Air France's key Asian gateways for onward travel.
Air France Network
Air France deploys a vast and effective global network, offering frequent flights to a wide variety of destinations. In metropolitan France, Air France flights serve 25 cities. Across all continents, Air France operates several flights every week, even every day, to numerous destinations.
Classes of Travel
Air France offers four travel classes onboard their long haul services which cater for all tastes but which all offer the very best in French service and style.
Economy Class: Guaranteed comfort every time and fine dining
Calm and relaxation: everything in the Economy cabin is designed for your comfort, regardless of your flight length or destination.
Travel and tranquility go hand in hand at Air France. Discover the pleasing design of their cabins, which feature more space, improved sound-proofing, pleasant lighting and larger baggage compartments.
In the Economy cabin, the menus are prepared by Michel Nugues, member of the “Toques du ciel” airline cuisine group. For long-haul flights, a self-service buffet offering sweet and savory treats, fresh products, mini-sandwiches and Häagen-Dazs® ice cream is also provided for departures from Paris.
Premium Economy: A space for privileged travel
The Premium Economy cabin allows you to sleep, read, and work with total freedom. With additional space for increased peace and calm, you travel in your own personal haven of comfort.
Discover a cabin designed with your well-being in mind. Located in the foremost section of the aircraft, between the Business and Economy cabins, it is separated from each by a divider. To ensure your peace and quiet, the Premium Economy cabin contains a limited number of seats distributed over three rows. The cabin design evokes a sense of well-being and personal space. Deep-blue and gray tones create a calm and serene environment, perfect for work and rest.
By traveling in the Premium Economy* cabin, you enjoy additional space and superior comfort, at a price suited to your professional and personal travel. At the airport and on board, Air France will provide everything you need to make your trip a stress-free, relaxing experience.
* Except Boeing 777s on certain destinations and Boeing 747s
Business Class: A high-end travel experience and a homage to French cuisine
In the Business cabin, your seat is designed to provide optimal comfort. In just a few seconds, it transforms into a spacious bed up to 2m in length, one of the longest on the market. It takes on the shape of your body and guarantees quality sleep. Thanks to its “enveloping” shell, you enjoy privacy throughout your entire flight.
Embark on an unforgettable culinary experience with some of the most renowned French chefs! Every eight months, a different chef crafts signature dishes served on long-haul flights departing from Paris.
Discover the savory creations of Michel Roth, Michelin-starred chef from "L´Espadon" restaurant at the Ritz Paris. Following chefs Joël Robuchon and Guy Martin, Michel Roth is Air France´s latest ambassador of French cuisine!
La Premiere: Pleasure, refinement, serenity
At the airport or on board, you will enjoy personalised service designed for your comfort. La Première teams pay special attention to your comfort and serenity, providing you with an exceptional travel experience throughout your trip. By traveling La Première, you benefit from the special attention of dedicated staff providing discrete, thoughtful and reliable service throughout your flight.
La Première takes on the allure of a private lounge: a cabin designed as an exclusive haven of well-being. Combining aesthetics and privacy, the cabin comprises between 4 and 9 gently curved seats in elegant hues. Benefit from an unparalleled world of comfort.
Enjoy a unique culinary experience that embodies pleasure and refinement. On the menu: gourmet meals, either light or classic, adapted to your tastes. Air France has called upon the "Studio Culinaire Servair", headed by Joël Robuchon, the chef who earned the most Michelin stars worldwide in 2009, with Guy Martin, Michelin-starred chef of the renowned Paris restaurant Le Grand Véfour, and Jacques Le Divellec, Servair consulting chef.
It's a little known fact that France offers so much more than simply Paris - the city of love. No matter what time of the year you decide to make the big voyage you are guaranteed some of the best food, wine, sun, surf or snow in the world.
Must-see places in France:
Kick off your trip with a stroll through Paris. There's nothing like standing atop the Arc de Triomphe at night, looking out over Paris's most famous avenue Champs-Elysees and the bright lights of the Eiffel Tower. If art is your thing, discover an appreciation for contemporary art of the 20th and 21st centuries at the Musee National d'Art Moderns. If not for the art, then just to see the crazy building itself.
Take a short train journey out of Paris and into the chateau de Versailles. A beautiful family friendly location, with serene gardens, ideal for relaxing after chaotic days of site seeing. And last but not least, where would Paris be without its incredible shopping! Le Bon Marche meaning "the good deal" is the name of the best department stores Paris has to offer.
Remember all those times where a swish waiter has recommended French wine from Bordeaux? Well why not head there, the wine capital of the world and the largest urban world heritage site in the world. Relax admiring the magnificent views of the river, or shop among the vibrant markets and outlet shops.
Well-known for its bubbles and gastronomy, the Champagne region offers visitors a sparkling stay. Come and discover the world-famous wine by visiting cellars and having tastings in the most prestigious champagne houses.
Travel down the coast to Biarritz to experience its lovely beaches that offer excellent swimming, world-class surfing and major surfing competitions like the Biarritz Surfing Festival. It's an easily accessible city where all the main attractions are neatly packed within walking distance.
One of the most stunning mountain ranges in Europe, the French Alps are famous for downhill thrills and fresh powder in winter, and hiking through spectacular flower-filled meadows in summer. The beautiful white peaks of Mont Blanc provide the stunning backdrop to the town of Chamonix where you can visit Europe's highest peak.
With its unique mix of city life, old world atmosphere and year round sunshine, Nice has a little bit of everything to suit everyone. Stroll down the legendary Promenade des Anglais, it's always bustling with people relaxing along the shore, locals roller blading, vendors selling crepes and drinks as well as plenty of seaside restaurants to choose from.
Enjoy the incredible shopping, beaches, day clubs and night life. Stroll down the port either in the evening or morning before the yachts jet off or stop off at cafe du Paris set in a prime location for people watching. The hot spot of St Tropez is the famous Pampelonne beach. Make a sun bed your home for the day and enjoy a cocktail and dip into the beautiful Mediterranean Sea.
* Flight Processing Fee: Domestic $20.00, NZ/Pacific $40.00, International $0.00. All airlines charge varying payment and service fees which are displayed in the booking process.