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

Including services to Perth, Honolulu, Papeete, Bali and between Sydney and Rarotonga.

 
New Zealand and Western Australia 

150 

330 

 
New Zealand and Honolulu/Tahiti

150 

330 

 
New Zealand and Asia

200

430

 
New Zealand and The Americas

200

430

 
New Zealand and London*

-

-

 
Los Angeles and London

200

430

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

Routes operated by B767 aircraft featuring only Economy and Business offerings
 
New Zealand and Eastern Australia

 220 

 
New Zealand and Western Australia 

 390 

 
New Zealand and Pacific Islands (excluding Honolulu and Tahiti)

 220

 
New Zealand and Bali

 370

 
New Zealand and Honolulu/Tahiti

 370

 
New Zealand and Asia

 390

 
New Zealand and Intra Pacific (including Tahiti)
 
Pacific Islands (including Tahiti) and Los Angeles

 295

 
Pacific Islands (including Tahiti) and Eastern Australia

 390

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 

 90 

 130 

 220

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

 90 

 130 

 220

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

 
Bali

Bali

 
Asia

Hong Kong, Tokyo, Osaka, Shanghai, Singapore, Vietnam

 
The Americas

Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Vancouver, Buenos Aires