Fans of an open jaw and multi-city tickets that allow to visit more attractive places during your trip may consider this attractive solution based on service of Air China. They are still offering very interesting solution to Australia with free stop-over in China! If interested in this deal please look for flights departing from Scandinavia (Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo), Barcelona or Geneva to Melbourne or Sydney. You can then fly to Beijing from where you would return back to London or Germany (Frankfurt). Such a multi-city tickets are now available from just £425 (€608)!
As you may get free visa on arrival in China (up to 72h) this is great solution to visit Beijing and its surrounding area. (in some cases you would have to accept longer layover in China on your outbound flight to Australia..). If interested in this Air China promotion please look for flights departing between November 2015 and 30th of June 2016. (based on latest date of your return flight and except blackout period around Christmas holidays). Max stay 3 months. Please refer to below booking samples if interested in these multi-city flights to Australia and China:
The easiest way to check your connection possibilities is through Skyscanner. This tool gives you quickly a rough idea which low-cost airlines are connecting your home town. To check some affordable accommodation you may consider hotel booking agents such as Hotels.com or Venere. They are now also offering 8% promotional code for additional discount off hotel rooms. More details to be found here.
Booking sample of cheap multi-city open jaw flights to Australia & China £425/€608! In this case you would be departing from Geneva to Melbourne on 16th of April 2016. You would then fly from Australia to Beijing on 1st of May. Finally your return flight from China back to London would take place on 4th of May 2016.