United has been serving the Australian market for over 30 years without any service suspension and caters to both business and leisure customers. Today, United operates daily nonstop flights from Sydney to Los Angeles and San Francisco; and from Melbourne to Los Angeles. The airline offers Australian customers more than 200 daily connections via its San Francisco and Los Angeles hubs to over 90 destinations across the U.S. On January 20, 2018, United will begin it’s nonstop service between Sydney and Houston, at 8,596 miles, this flight will be United’s second longest.
United is the only airline flying 787-9 Dreamliners between Australia and the United States. The Dreamliner is revolutionising the flying experience for United customers, offering greater comfort with improved lighting, bigger windows, larger overhead bins, lower cabin altitude and enhanced ventilation systems, among other passenger-friendly features.
On trans-Pacific flights from Australia to the United States, United Economy® travelers can enjoy an all-new, high-quality in-flight dining experience including complimentary beer and wine. Seats feature an adjustable headrest and a 22.8-cm personal seat-back monitor delivering a personal on-demand inflight entertainment system. Power outlets are available throughout the aircraft which is also equipped with inflight Wi-Fi. Two free check-in bags are now available for economy class passengers on flights between Australia and the U.S.