Earn bonus Fly Buys points on car hire with Europcar

How to maximise earning Fly Buys points from car rentals

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GUIDE: Earning Points
DIFFICULTY: Easy
TIME TO READ: 2 minutes
POSTED: August 14, 2019
UPDATED: August 14, 2019
LOYALTY PROGRAMS: Fly Buys

Book car hire with Europcar in New Zealand or Australia before mid-September, and you could earn bonus Fly Buys points.

In this guide, we explore earn rates, the best booking channels, and how to get cashback on car rentals.

Be sure to also read our comprehensive guide comparing points earn from car rentals across a number of programmes.


Offer: Earn up to 5x Fly Buys points with Europcar, and up to 15% discount

Make a booking with Europcar in New Zealand or Australia before 26 September, for a minimum 3 day rental commenced by 27 September, and you’ll earn up 5x Fly Buys points.

The bonus depends on the country of hire:

  • 5 points per $20 NZD spent in New Zealand
  • 3 points per $20 AUD spent in Australia

This is a generous increase on the usual 1 point per $20 earn rate.

You’ll also save 10% off rentals of 3+ days, or 15% off rentals of 5+ days.

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Which car hire companies can I earn Fly Buys points with?

Currently you can only earn Fly Buys points with Europcar.

How much can I earn?

The number of Fly Buys points you earn will be dependent on rental location.

  • 1 point per $20 NZD/AUD in New Zealand and Australia
  • 20 points per rental at select international destinations, being France, UK, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Belgium & Italy

How do I make a points-earning booking?

In terms of eligibility, earning points simply requires you to be a member of the Fly Buys programme.

You can then make a booking on the Europcar website. Make sure to select Fly Buys as your preferred earning partner, and enter your membership number.

If you are missing points, you can make a claim here.

Maximise value tip: start with a cashback site

Europcar is a programme partner of Cashrewards, which gives you an opportunity to earn cashback on each rental car booking.

Visiting the Europcar website through this link will yield you points and a 5.6% cashback.

You could also earn up to 6% cashback with Kiwiwallet, though you will need a minimum of $20 to cash out, compared to $10 with Cashrewards.

Offer history

DateBonus Offer
Europcar
August-September 20195x Fly Buys points (NZ)
3x Fly Buys points (AU)
June-July 20195x Fly Buys points

Summing up

If Fly Buys points are your currency of choice, you’re in luck, as you can now earn them on car hire with Europcar.

You also have the option of earning Qantas Points, KrisFlyer miles, or Asia Miles.

Make sure to maximise value by booking through Cashrewards where possible.

Earn bonus Fly Buys points on car hire with Europcar was last modified: August 14th, 2019 by Daniel Kinnoch