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Transfer Partners

MEMBERSHIP REWARDS


With our range of airline rewards partner and frequent guest partner programmes, you're sure to find what you're looking for.

TAKE TO THE SKIES WITH SOME OF THE WORLD'S BEST AIRLINES

American Express offers you a wide choice of airline partners you can transfer Membership Rewards points to. Before transferring points please contact the airline partner to check flight availability.

To transfer points online click here or call the Rewards Hotline on 0800 44 22 08, Monday to Friday, 8am – 6pm.

Partner Programme Membership Rewards Points Partner Points Partner Contact Details
Air New Zealand Airpoints 175 points 1 Airpoints Dollar www.airnewzealand.co.nz*  -  0800 247 764
Cathay Pacific Asia Miles 1 point 0.5 point www.asiamiles.com*  -  0800 449 044
Emirates Skywards 1 point 0.5 point www.emirates.com/nz*  -  0508 364 728
Malaysia Airlines Enrich 1 point 0.5 point www.malaysiaairlines.com*  -  0800 777 747
Pacific Blue Velocity Frequent Flyer 1 point 0.5 point www.velocityrewards.co.nz*  -  0800 230 875
Qantas Frequent Flyer 1 point 0.5 point www.qantas.co.nz*  -  0800 101 500
Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer 1 point 0.5 point www.krisflyer.co.nz*  -  0800 750 760
(1pm to 10pm NZ time)

* If you visit the websites mentioned above, please note that those sites do not belong to the American Express group and are independent from the American Express site. American Express can in no circumstances be held responsible for the content displayed/available or exchanged on those sites. In addition, American Express cannot be held responsible for the connection to those sites in any instance.

ACCOMODATE YOURSELF AROUND THE WORLD

You can also transfer Membership Rewards points to a range of hotel transfer partners.

Before transferring points, please contact the hotel partner to check accommodation availability. To transfer points online click here or call the Rewards Hotline on 0800 44 22 08, Monday to Friday, 8am – 6pm.

Partner Membership Rewards Points Partner Points Partner Contact Details
Hilton HHonors 1,000 points 1,000 HHonors points www.hiltonhhonors.com*  -  0800 171 171
Starwood Preferred Guest 1,000 points 330 Starpoints www.starwood.com*  -  0800 691 575

* If you visit the websites mentioned above, please note that those sites do not belong to the American Express group and are independent from the American Express site. American Express can in no circumstances be held responsible for the content displayed/available or exchanged on those sites. In addition, American Express cannot be held responsible for the connection to those sites in any instance.

Back to topIMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Enrolment in transfer partner programmes is the Cardmember’s responsibility and a Cardmember must be enrolled prior to any points transfer request. Joining fees may apply.
  • A minimum redemption amount applies. Please refer to the rates and fees information page for further information.
  • A $35 transfer fee applies to all transfers to an airline partner programme.
  • The transfer of points will usually be processed within 2-14 business days, depending on the partner.
  • Once transferred, points become subject to the Terms and Conditions of the participating partner programme and cannot be transferred back to your Membership Rewards Programme Account.
  • American Express holds no responsibility for flight or accommodation availability. This is at the sole discretion of the airline and hotel partners.

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