Companion tickets

You can still use your Airpoints Dollars™ to purchase flights for yourself and others.

Whether you want to purchase a flight on someone's behalf or bid for an upgrade on their ticket with your Airpoints Dollars, we've got you covered.  

Why have you removed companion tickets?

What if I have purchased a companion ticket for a later date?

Can I still use my Airpoints Dollars to buy a flight for my companion?

When are you removing companion tickets?

Will you be replacing companion tickets with something else?

Who do I contact if I have additional questions or need extra help?

Companion tickets are only available on Air New Zealand ticketed and operated international flights

Companion tickets are not available in conjunction with Smart Saver or Global Saver Max fares, Airpoints award tickets, Airpoints Flexipay, travel industry fares, prize/promotion tickets and upgrades or seat only or seat+bag products

All long haul companion ticket prices are subject to a APD60 or NZD $60 service fee (per person, per transaction)

Short haul companion ticket prices are subject to a APD35 or NZD $35 service fee (per person, per transaction)

The fares shown exclude all applicable taxes, levies and surcharges. Taxes, levies and surcharges must be paid for with cash, not Airpoints Dollars

Where travel originates or is sold outside of New Zealand fares for companion tickets on Air New Zealand will change depending on local currency fluctuations against the New Zealand Dollar. For up to date fares for travel which originates or is sold outside of New Zealand please contact your nearest Air New Zealand Contact Centre

See the Airpoints terms and conditions for full programme details.