How to buy Velocity Frequent Flyer Points

Get reward flights faster by purchasing Velocity Points - here's what you need to know.

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Have you ever missed out on a reward or flight because you didn’t have enough points to redeem it? Velocity Frequent Flyer members can purchase frequent flyer points to top up their Velocity balance.

How many points can I buy?

You can use the Velocity Points Booster to buy between 500 and 250,000 Velocity Points per calendar year. You can purchase 500 to 5,000 points in 500 points increments, 5,000 to 50,000 points in 1,000 points increments and 50,000 to 250,000 points in 10,000 points increments.

How much does it cost to purchase Velocity Points?

At regular rates, It will cost you $18 to purchase 500 Velocity Points (or 3.6 cents per point) and $1,172 (or 2.43 cents each) for 50,000 points. The table below shows points pricing, and the effective cost you'll pay per 1,000 Velocity Points.

Velocity PointsPriceCost/1,000 points
1,000$36$36.00
1,500$51$34.00
2,000$68$34.00
2,500$85$34.00
3,000$101$33.67
3,500$118$33.71
4,000$135$33.75
4,500$152$33.78
5,000$168$33.60
6,000$201$33.50
7,000$233$33.29
8,000$264$33.00
9,000$296$32.89
10,000$325$32.50
11,000$353$32.09
12,000$375$31.25
13,000$399$30.69
14,000$427$30.50
15,000$452$30.13
16,000$469$29.31
17,000$492$28.94
18,000$512$28.44
19,000$535$28.16
20,000$555$27.75
21,000$580$27.62
22,000$605$27.50
23,000$629$27.35
24,000$653$27.21
25,000$677$27.08
26,000$698$26.85
27,000$720$26.67
28,000$743$26.54
29,000$765$26.38
30,000$787$26.23
31,000$809$26.10
32,000$831$25.97
33,000$852$25.82
34,000$873$25.68
35,000$894$25.54
36,000$914$25.39
37,000$935$25.27
38,000$955$25.13
39,000$974$24.97
40,000$994$24.85
41,000$1,013$24.71
42,000$1,032$24.57
43,000$1,050$24.42
44,000$1,068$24.27
45,000$1,086$24.13
46,000$1,104$24.00
47,000$1,121$23.85
48,000$1,139$23.73
49,000$1,155$23.57
50,000$1,172$23.44
60,000$1,404$23.40
70,000$1,638$23.40
80,000$1,872$23.40
90,000$2,106$23.40
100,000$2,340$23.40
110,000$2,574$23.40
120,000$2,808$23.40
130,000$3,042$23.40
140,000$3,276$23.40
150,000$3,510$23.40
160,000$3,744$23.40
170,000$3,978$23.40
180,000$4,212$23.40
190,000$4,446$23.40
200,000$4,680$23.40

How can I buy Velocity Points?

You can buy Velocity Points online by following these three steps:

  1. Visit the Velocity website and nominate how you think you'll redeem your points.
  2. Log in to your Velocity account.
  3. Select how many points you want to buy and complete your transaction.

Other ways to boost your Velocity Points

Velocity credit cards provide bonus points for a quick boost to your next points goal and allow you to earn Velocity Points per $1 spent on everyday purchases. Additional perks include complimentary flights, lounge access and competitive interest rate promotions to improve your daily lifestyle. Start comparing Velocity credit cards today and see how they can benefit you.

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    RobertFebruary 12, 2019

    Is 250,000 the maximum or is it 50,000? The article states both in consecutive paragraphs.

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      NikkiFebruary 14, 2019Staff

      Hi Robert,

      Thanks for getting in touch! The maximum points you can buy in a year is 250,000 and we have updated the page as well. Hope this helps!

      Best,
      Nikki

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    RodSeptember 23, 2016

    You say that 21,800 points will purchase a business class seat sydney to la.
    I think it is more like 91,000.
    Please check and confirm.
    Rod.

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      JonathanSeptember 27, 2016Staff

      Hi Rod,

      Thanks for the flag. You are correct a one-way business class flight from Sydney to LA requires 95,500 points.

      Cheers,

      Jonathan

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