The Airpoints™ programme has two currencies:

  • Airpoints Dollars™ - these can be used just like cash to purchase flights and a range of other rewards
  • Status Points - which help you earn your way to a higher tier status in our frequent flyer programme

We have developed a handy earning rates look-up table to help you work out what you could earn on Air New Zealand and partner flights. Visit, fill in your departure and arrival cities and we’ll do the rest - it’s that easy.

There are lots of ways to earn through flying including: