Elite members may request one class Airpoints Dollar Upgrades based on the charts below.
If you are an Australian Elite member, check the Australian Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrade chart for Airpoints Dollar rates.
It is important to remember that Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrades are subject to confirmation in advance if upgrade seats are available. If not confirmed prior to day of travel, upgrades may be confirmed at the airport if seats are available.
Routes operated by B777 and B747 aircraft featuring an Economy, Premium Economy and Business Premier offering
|One way journey between||Economy to Premium Economy
|Premium Economy to Business Premier Standby Upgrades|
|New Zealand and|
|Los Angeles and:|
* Please note: Elite Airpoints Dollar Upgrade requests on flights between New Zealand and London are purchased on a sector basis via Los Angeles.
Routes featuring an Economy and Business offering
|One way journey between||Economy to Business Standby Upgrade
|New Zealand and:|
|Pacific Islands (excluding Honolulu and Tahiti)||250|
|Intra Pacific (including Tahiti):|
|Pacific Islands (including Tahiti) and:|
|Zone||Cities/Countries included in Zone
|Eastern Australia||Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Sydney, Norfolk Island, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast|
|Pacific Islands||Apia, Nadi, Noumea, Rarotonga, Tongatapu|
|Asia||Hong Kong, Tokyo, Shanghai
|North America||Los Angeles, San Francisco, Vancouver|
See the Airpoints Terms and Conditions for full programme details.