Wherever in the world you may be going, there are many benefits when you travel with Air New Zealand and other Star Alliance member airlines.

Star Alliance.

More opportunities for frequent flyers

As an Airpoints™ member you can earn Airpoints Dollars™ and Status Points on all Star Alliance member airlines.

So many destinations

Over 18,000 daily flights to over 1,250 destinations in 193 countries. That's a lot of travelling!

Co-ordinated schedules

Looking for fast and simple transfers and less waiting time between flights? Star Alliance member airlines offer ever increasingly co-ordinated schedules.

Quicker qualification for Airpoints™ status

By travelling on Star Alliance member airlines you're able to earn Status Points, which will help you reach Airpoints status levels sooner and enjoy the greater privileges available.

Worldwide recognition and privileges

Once you reach Star Alliance Gold or Silver with any Star Alliance member's frequent flyer programme you'll receive priority attention and privileges on all Star Alliance member airlines.

Lounge access

As an Airpoints Elite and Gold member you are welcome to use any Star Alliance member's Lounge when travelling on a Star Alliance carrier operated flight.

Passengers travelling internationally in First Class or Business Class may access the Star Alliance International Lounge at the point of departure.

Star Alliance Gold Status Lounge ad.