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Air New Zealand Air Points    Air New Zealand Air Points

Details for Air New Zealand Air Points

Airpoints is Air New Zealand's frequent flyer programme.
URL:http://www.airnz.co.nz
Validity:Airpoints Dollars you earn are available for redemption until the end of the fourth year after the Membership year in which they were earned.
Transferable:No
Remarks:Airpoints is one of the few programmes that charges a fee. For Airpoints members who have not flown on a paid Air New Zealand flight for 12 months, an annual account fee of $30 will be charged. This fee will be reduced to $20 if you opt to receive your Airpoints newsletter.
Alliance Member:Air New Zealand is a member of Star Alliance.

Membership Levels

Beneath the base level, there are three more Elite tier status levels: Airpoints Silver, Airpoints Gold and Airpoints Gold Elite.
LevelBenefitsActivity needed
Airpoints Silver- Silver members receive a complimentary one-entry lounge pass for any of the Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch or Dunedin Koru Club Lounges.
- Silver members receive one complimentary one-class, one-sector upgrade.
- If the flight you want is full, you can be priority wait-listed in the chance a seat becomes available.
- When you are at the airport and you wish to travel on an alternative flight, if a seat becomes available you will be given priority standby.
- A special allocation of discounted Long Haul Business fares are available in limited quantities for Silver members.
450 Airpoints Dollars in 12 months.
Airpoints Gold- Airpoints Gold and Gold Elite members are entitled to check-in one additional piece of luggage.
- Gold and Gold Elite members can check-in at the First Class or Business Class counter when travelling on an Air New Zealand ticketed or operated flight, regardless of the class of travel.
- Regardless of your class of travel, once boarding commences, you can board at your leisure on Air New Zealand and most Star Alliance flights.
- You will be amongst the first to collect your baggage off each Air New Zealand-operated flight and most Star Alliance airline operated flights.
- Your Airpoints Dollars never expire as long as you are a Gold Member.
- You will receive a Hotel / Rental Car Voucher which entitles you to either a complimentary, one room category, hotel upgrade or complimentary, one car type, rental car upgrade at participating locations in New Zealand and Australia.
- Gold members have an exclusive opportunity to gift rewards to nominated friends or family members each year.
900 Airpoints Dollars in a 12 month period.
Airpoints Gold Elite- You'll receive a Hotel Voucher. This voucher entitles Gold Elite members to a complimentary, one room category, hotel upgrade at participating hotel partners in New Zealand and Australia.
- You'll receive a Rental Car Voucher that entitles Gold Elite members to a complimentary, one car type, rental car upgrade at participating locations in New Zealand and Australia.
- Gold Elite Partner allows you to nominate your spouse or partner to enjoy the same exclusive privileges as you do when travelling on Air New Zealand operated flights, even if you are not travelling together.
1,500 Airpoints Dollars in a 12 month period.

News & Offers for earning and redeeming miles with Air New Zealand Air Points

3. Sep. 05No Expiration Date for Gold Members
  With the latest program change, Airpoints will also not expire while holding the Gold Status. Before that, only Gold Elite Members had the privilege of never expiring Airpoints Dollars. more
1. Jul. 04
  Earn double Airpoints on all eligible US Airways flights: You can travel on US Airways to many destinations throughout North America and the Caribbean: Orlando, St. Thomas, New York, Miami, Barbados and Washington DC are just an example of the many exciting destinations US Airways can take you. more

Earn miles

 AirlineBonus / Malus for travelling in:
PartnersMileage CalculationDiscounted EconomyBusiness ClassFirst Class
Adria Airways
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Aegean Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Air Canada
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Air China
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Air New Zealand
between 0 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
All Nippon Airways ANA
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Asiana Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Austrian Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Blue1
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
British Midland bmi
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Continental Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Croatia Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Egyptair
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
LOT Polish Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Lufthansa
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
SAS Scandinavian Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Shanghai Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Singapore Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
SN Brussels Airlines (Sabena)
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
South African Airways
between 25 and 440 Airpoints, depending on the Ticket Fare and Distance of the flight.
Spanair
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Swiss
between 25 and 440 Airpoints, depending on the distance of the flight
TAM
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
TAP Air Portugal
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Thai Airways
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
Turkish Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
United Airlines
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
US Airways
between 25 and 440 Airpoints Dollars depending on the distance and class you are travelling in
 Hotel
PartnersMileage Calculation
All Seasons Hotels & Resorts1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
aloft Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Ascent Collecion1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 2 NZ$
Cambria Suites1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Candlewood Suites10 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Clarion1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Comfort Inn1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Conrad International Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Copthorne Hotels1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts10 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Doubletree Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Eaton Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Econo Lodge1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Element Hotel20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Embassy Suites Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Four Points by Sheraton20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Grand Mercure Hotels1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Hilton Garden Inn20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Hilton Grand Vacations Club1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Hilton Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Holiday Inn Express10 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts10 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Hotel Indigo10 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Inter-Continental Hotels & Ressorts20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Kingsgate Hotels1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Langham Hotels International20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Langham Place20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Mainstay Suites1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Mercure Hotels1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
MGallery Hotels1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Millennium Hotels1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Mirvac Hotels & Resorts1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Novotel1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Pullman Hotels and Resorts1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 15 NZ$
Quality Inn and Suites1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Rodeway Inn1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Sleep Inn1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Sofitel20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Somerset Serviced Residences10 Airpoints Dollars per day
St. Regis20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Stamford Hotels & Resorts1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn10 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel1 Airpoints Dollars per spend 20 NZ$
The Luxury Collection20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
The Waldorf-Astoria Collection20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
W Hotels20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
Westin Hotels & Resorts20 Airpoints Dollars per stay
 Car rental
PartnersMileage Calculation
Avis2.5 Airpoints Dollars per day
Budget Car and Truck Rental2.5 Airpoints Dollars per day
Hertz Car Rental2.5 Airpoints Dollars per day
Thrifty Car Rental2.5 Airpoints Dollars per day

Transfer Miles

Transfer from ... to Air New Zealand Air PointsRatio
Starwood Starpoints65 Starpoints = 1 Airpoints Dollars


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