Elite Airpoints Dollar™ upgrades

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

From 10 February 2020 Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrade prices are changing. Please see below for rates applicable up until 9th February 2020 and for rates from 10th February 2020.

If you are an Australian Elite member, check the Australian Elite Airpoints Dollar upgrade chart for your 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.

For upgrades requested up to and including 9 February 2020

Long haul routes operated by B777 and B787 aircraft featuring an Economy, Premium Economy and Business Premier offering (upgrades to the next class only)
 
New Zealand and Perth, Honolulu, Tahiti or Bali

A180

A360

 
New Zealand and Asia

A220

A480

 
New Zealand and The Americas

A220

A480

 
New Zealand and London*

-

-

 
Los Angeles and London

A220

A480

 
Los Angeles and Pacific Islands

A220

A480

 
Eastern Australia and Pacific Islands

A220

A480

*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

A100

A150

A250

 
New Zealand and Pacific Islands (excl Honolulu and Tahiti)

A100

A150

A250

Zone Key
 
Eastern Australia

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

 
Pacific Islands

Apia, Nadi, Noumea, Rarotonga, Tongatapu

 
Asia

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

 
The Americas

Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Chicago, Vancouver, New York, Buenos Aires

For upgrades requested from 10 February 2020

Long haul routes operated by B777 and B787 aircraft featuring an Economy, Premium Economy and Business Premier offering (upgrades to the next class only)
 
New Zealand and Perth, Honolulu, Tahiti or Bali

A180

A340

 
New Zealand and Asia

A290

A580

 
New Zealand and Americas 1

A350

A695

 
New Zealand and Americas 2

A395

A890

 
New Zealand and London*

-

-

 
Los Angeles and London

A350

A695

 
Los Angeles and Pacific Islands

A290

A580

 
Eastern Australia and Pacific Islands

A290

A580

*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

A95

A95

A190

 
New Zealand and Pacific Islands (excl Honolulu and Tahiti)

A95

A95

A190

Zone Key
 
Eastern Australia

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

 
Pacific Islands

Apia, Nadi, Noumea, Rarotonga, Tongatapu

 
Asia

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

 
Americas 1

Los Angeles, San Francisco, Vancouver, Buenos Aires

 
Americas 2

Houston, Chicago, New York