Airpoints™ flight rewards

Last updated 24 June 2021 at 9.00AM NZT

Using Airpoints Dollars for flights

See the world with your Airpoints Dollars™ when you fly with Air New Zealand, the Star Alliance or one of our partner airlines.

When paying for a flight with your Airpoints Dollars™, any associated airport or government costs are payable by credit card or OneSmart card.

How to book

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Book online

You can use your Airpoints Dollars to pay for any Air New Zealand flight and many flights operated by Star Alliance or our other partner airlines, when booked online as part of your Air New Zealand booking.

If you wish to make a Star Alliance award booking, please call the Contact Centre for assistance.

Simply sign in to your online account with your Airpoints™ details before or while you are booking your flight and select to pay with Airpoints Dollars at the payment stage. Book now

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Book by phone

When booking by phone, have your Airpoints number ready when you call our contact centre.

More flight rewards and ways to use your Airpoints Dollars

Gifting Airpoints Dollars

You could use your Airpoints Dollars to give the gift of flight to those living in your household. And in some instances you may also be able to extend your gifting to those outside your household. Find out more.

Companion tickets

As an Airpoints member you could be eligible for access to specially priced companion tickets when you purchase a Business class, Premium Economy, Economy Flexi, or Flexi Works ticket. Find out more about how to use your Airpoints Dollars on companion tickets.

Onboard purchases

When you fly internationally with Air New Zealand, you can use your Airpoints Dollars onboard to purchase food & beverages*, wine or merchandise, via your seatback screen. You can purchase movie upgrades on Seat and Seat + Bag fares for 10 Airpoints Dollars - just sign into your Air New Zealand account to start shopping.

Seating product purchases

Airpoints members can use their Airpoints Dollars to purchase seating products, such as Economy Skycouch™  and Economy Stretch. You can book seating products as an option during the booking flow.

See the Airpoints™ terms and conditions for full programme details.

*Applies to selected items for purchase on Seats to Suit fares only.