Miles & Points Programs FAQ | Budget Rent A Car

Budget is a proud partner of the Air New Zealand Airpoints Programme. If you’re an Airpoints member, you can earn 2.5 Airpoints Dollars for each day you rent in New Zealand, Australia or any Budget worldwide location (excluding Alaska).

Budget is proud to partner with a range of airlines, hotels and other partners to earn points and enjoy special discounts. View our partners here and remember to add your membership number when booking. 

Unfortunately not all rentals qualify for loyalty points. Non-qualifying rentals may include, but are not limited to: 

  • Discount Plans 
  • Special Promotions
  • Awards & Vouchers 
  • Travel Industry Rates & Wholesale Tour Packages 
  • Contractual Corporate Rates
  • Insurance & Dealer Replacement 
  • Any Group Travel 
  • Reservations made on portal sites 
  • Rentals at Budget locations that do not participate in loyalty programmes

You can request miles/points via the Get e-Receipt section of the site. Follow the prompts and enter the information. If your reservation is eligible the qualifying points should show up in your account within 4 weeks.

If you experiences any issues, you can call Customer Service on 0800 200 072 to lodge your request.