Elite Airpoints Dollars™ Upgrades

Elite members may request one class Airpoints Dollar Upgrades based on the charts below.

If you are not an Australian Elite member, check the New Zealand Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrade chart for Airpoints Dollar rates.

It is important to remember that Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrade seats are limited and are subject to confirmation in advance for Elite members if upgrade seats are available. If not confirmed prior to day of travel, upgrades may be confirmed at the airport if seats are available.

Long haul routes operated by B777 and B787 aircraft featuring an Economy, Premium Economy and Business Premier™ offering
 
New Zealand and Western Australia 

A160

A300

 
New Zealand and Honolulu/Tahiti/Bali

A160

A300

 
New Zealand and Asia

A260

A520

 
New Zealand and Americas 1

A315

A625

 
New Zealand and Americas 2

A355

A790

 
New Zealand and London*

-

-

 
Los Angeles and London

A315

A625

 
Sydney and Rarotonga

A260

A520

*Please note: Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrade requests on flights between New Zealand and London via Los Angeles are offered on a per sector basis.

Tasman and Pacific Island routes operated by B777 and B787 aircraft
Includes services between New Zealand and Eastern Australia and the Pacific Islands operated by B777 and B787 aircraft, Elite members may upgrade from Economy to Business Premier using Airpoints Dollars
 
New Zealand and Eastern Australia 

A85

A85

A170

 
New Zealand and Pacific Islands (excl. Honolulu and Tahiti) 

A85

A85

A170

Zone key
 
Eastern Australia 

Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Sydney, Norfolk Island, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast 

 
Western Australia

Perth

 
Pacific Islands

Apia, Nadi, Noumea, Rarotonga, Tongatapu

 
Asia

Hong Kong, Tokyo, Osaka, Shanghai, Singapore, Seoul, Taipei

 
Americas 1

Los Angeles, San Francisco, Vancouver, Buenos Aires

 
Americas 2

Houston, Chicago, New York