Use your Airpoints™ credit card to top up your Airpoints Dollars™

If you need Airpoints Dollars™ for flights to that special holiday destination, or a beautiful gift from the Airpoints™ Store, an Airpoints Dollars top up might be just the ticket.

You'll need a Air New Zealand Airpoints credit card, issued by Kiwibank. Here's how to top up your Airpoints Dollars:

  1. Sign in to your Air New Zealand account.
  2. Click on 'My Balances'.
  3. Click on 'Top up your Airpoints Dollars' under the credit card tab.
  4. Enter the amount you need and your Air New Zealand Airpoints credit card details, and your Airpoints Dollar balance will be topped up instantly (you need enough available credit to purchase the requested top-up amount and pay the $5 fee).
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The Air New Zealand Airpoints credit cards

The Air New Zealand Airpoints credit cards issued by Kiwibank are the only cards that allow you to top up your Airpoints Dollars account.

Apply for your Air New Zealand Airpoints credit card

Or call 0800 787 888 or visit your local Kiwibank

Important information on topping up and Airpoints Dollars

  • You must have enough available credit to purchase the requested top-up amount and to pay the $5 fee1
  • The top up fee is deducted separately from your account, so there's no need to add it to the Airpoints Dollar amount you are purchasing
  • Airpoints Dollar purchases are non-refundable, so make sure you are happy with your choice before you click on submit
  • Airpoints Dollars cannot be redeemed for some flights. If you're not sure whether a fare is eligible, call us on 0800 737 000
  • If you purchase an Air New Zealand flight using Airpoints Dollars, remember you will need to pay any additional government and airport charges. You won't be able to use your Airpoints Dollars to pay these.

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With over 60 Airpoints partners there are many ways you can maximise the Airpoints Dollars you earn from your everyday spend. 

You can even earn twice on eligible purchases by presenting your digital Airpoints card (or quoting your Airpoints membership number), before paying with your Airpoints credit car at participating Aipoints partners.