YOUR GUIDE TO TRANSFERring YOUR HOTEL LOYALTY POINTS TO VELOCITY
Convert your hotel loyalty program points into Velocity Points in a few simple steps online or over the phone. Minimum points may be required to convert. Explore the process for transferring Velocity Points with participating hotel loyalty programs below.
Le Club AccorHotels points
Steps to convert your LeClub AccorHotel points:
Step 1: Log in to your Le Club AccorHotels account
Step 2: Go to My Account
Step 3: Click ‘My Rewards Points’
Step 4: Follow the prompts under ‘Use your Rewards Points with our partners’ and select Velocity Frequent Flyer
Conversion rate: 1 Le Club AccorHotels point = 1 Velocity Point.
Minimum of 4,000 Le Club AccorHotel points are required to convert to Velocity. Please refer to full Terms and Conditions below.
IHG REWARDS club POINTS
Steps to convert your IHG Rewards Club points:
Step 1 : Call +612 9935 8362 to convert your IHG Rewards Club points to Velocity
Step 2 : You can check how many IHG Rewards Club points you have by signing into your IHG Rewards Club account
Conversion rate: 10,000 IHG Rewards Club points = 2,000 Velocity Points.
Minimum of 10,000 IHG Rewards Club points are required to convert to Velocity. Please refer to full Terms and Conditions below.
HILTON HONORS POINTS
Steps to convert your Hilton Honors points:
Step 1: Log in to your Hilton Honors account
Step 2: Under My Points, select More Ways to Use Points
Step 3: Select Exchange Points and choose Virgin Australia
Step 4: Select the number of points you wish to transfer and follow the prompts
Conversion rate: 10,000 Hilton Honors points = 1,500 Velocity Points.
Minimum of 10,000 Hilton Honors points are required to convert to Velocity. Please refer to full Terms and Conditions below.
STARWOOD PREFERRED GUEST, MARRIOTT REWARDS & RITZ-CARLTON REWARDS
The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, Marriott Rewards® and SPG® share a single, unified program with one set of benefits so you have more opportunities to earn and redeem in more places. You can now transfer Points from all three programs. For further information on this please see here.
Step 1: Log in to your account
Step 2: Go to Travel
Step 3: Select Transfer ‘Transfer Points to Miles’
Step 4: Choose Virgin Australia as your transfer partner, enter in your details and then transfer
Conversion rate: 3 Points = 1 Velocity Point.
Minimum of 3,000 Points are required to convert to Velocity. Please refer to full Terms and Conditions below.
SHANGRI-LA's GOLDEN CIRCLE AWARd POINTS
Steps to convert your Shangri-La's Golden Circle Award Points:
Step 1: Select ‘Convert GC Award Points’ and you will be prompted to log in to your Golden Circle account
Step 2: Choose Velocity Frequent Flyer as your transfer partner and enter the points to be transferred. Select "Proceed Point Conversion" and follow the prompts.
Conversion rate: 1 GC Award Point = 1 Velocity Point.
Minimum of 1,000 GC Award Points are required to convert to Velocity. Please refer to full Terms and Conditions below.
CHOICE PRIVILEGES POINTS
Steps to convert your Choice Privileges points:
Step 1: Call 1800 806 644 to convert your Choice Privileges points to Velocity
Step 2: You can check how many Choice Privileges points you have by signing into your Choice Privileges account
Conversion rate: 20,000 Choice Privileges points = 3,000 Velocity Points.
Minimum of 20,000 Choice Privileges points are required to convert to Velocity. Please refer to full Terms and Conditions below.
Starwood Preferred, Guest Marriott Rewards & Ritz-Carlton Rewards: The transfer rate is 3 Points for 1 Velocity Frequent Flyer Point. Minimum and maximum points value transfer rates apply and are subject to change. For full details and terms and conditions refer to the partner website. Names must be identical on both memberships to complete points transfer. Please allow up to six weeks for the Points to allocated to your Velocity Account.
Hilton Honors: To convert your Hilton Honors Points into Velocity Points please contact your local Hilton Honors Customer Care Center or go to the exchange section within your Hilton Honors account. The minimum transferrable amount is 10,000 Hilton Honors Points per conversion, which is equivalent to 1,500 Velocity Points. Transfers can only be made in increments of 10,000 Hilton Honors Points. Please allow 30 to 60 days from the point of the transfer request being made for your transfer request to be processed. Transfers must be made to a Velocity Frequent Flyer account that is in the same name as the Hilton Honors member account that the points are being transferred from. Transfers cannot be reversed, refunded or converted into any other rewards option. Hilton Honors™ membership and redemption of Points are subject to Hilton Honors Terms and Conditions.
IHG® Rewards Club: Transfer rate: 10,000 IHG® Rewards Club points is the equivalent of 2,000 Velocity Points. The minimum transferrable amount is 10,000 IHG® Rewards Club points per conversion and can be moved in increments of IHG® Rewards Club points. To transfer please visit IHG website or contact your regional IHG® Rewards Club Customer Care to transfer your IHG® Rewards Club points to Velocity Points. Please allow approximately 4 to 6 weeks to convert your IHG® Rewards points into Velocity Points and allocate them to your Velocity Account. For full IHG® Rewards Club Program terms and conditions visit IHG.
Choice Privileges: You must be a member of Velocity Frequent Flyer to transfer Choice Privileges points to your Velocity Account. The minimum transferrable amount is 20,000 Choice Privileges points per conversion, which is equivalent to 3,000 Velocity Points. Members can move Choice Privileges points in 20,000 increments. You can transfer your Choice Privileges points online or by calling the Choice Service Center and providing your Velocity membership number. Velocity Points cannot be exchanged for Choice Privileges points. Please allow 2 - 6 weeks for the Points to be allocated to your Velocity Account. Changes, reissuance or recredit of Choice Privileges points is not allowed once you have made a request to transfer Choice Privileges points to Velocity. For full Choice Privileges terms and conditions visit Choice Hotels website.View full Choice Privileges terms and conditions.
Shangri-La Golden Circle: Golden Circle members can transfer their GC Award Points to their Velocity Account. Transfer rate: 1 GC Award Point is equivalent to 1 Velocity Point. A minimum transfer amount of 1,000 GC Award Points, with subsequent 500 point increments, applies. Please allow up to 6 weeks for the Points to be allocated to your Velocity Account. For full Golden Circle terms and conditions visit Golden Circle terms and conditions. To redeem Golden Circle Award Points for Velocity Points, individuals must be both a Golden Circle account holder and a Velocity Frequent Flyer member. The earning and redemption of Award Points is subject to Golden Circle terms and conditions.
Le Club AccorHotels: The minimum transferrable amount is 4,000 Le Club AccorHotels Points per conversion, which is equivalent to 4,000 Velocity Points. Members must login to their Le Club AccorHotels membership account to transfer their Le Club AccorHotels points to Velocity. Please allow up to six weeks for your Points to be credited to your Velocity account. After your Le Club AccorHotels Points are converted into Velocity Points, these Points are subject to the Velocity Frequent Flyer general terms and conditions. View terms and conditions of the Le Club AccorHotels loyalty program.
- Points values shown are correct as at 15 March 2014 and are subject to change.
- A Qualifying Stay is one or more consecutive nights at the same hotel, whether you check in or out more than once, at the hotel’s Qualifying Room Rates (generally the standard rate, not a discounted or group rate).
- Qualifying Room Rates generally do not include promotional rates, wholesale packages, conference rates and group tour rates, employee discount rates, rates booked through third party web sites offering discounted 'distressed' inventory or 'last minute' accommodation deals, Member benefits discount rate and award or discount certificates, free or complimentary hotel stays, special rates offered through travel agencies, special rates offered to airline crew, airline employees, travel agent employees, Hotel employees or other industry discount rates.
- All hotel stays are governed by the individual hotels’ terms and conditions; please refer to the individual hotels’ website for full terms and conditions. Check the Velocity Terms and Conditions for details about earning Velocity Points with hotel partners.
- Please allow 2-8 weeks for Points to be allocated to your Velocity Account.
- Please ensure the name on the Velocity Account provided matches the name under which the hotel booking is made in order to earn Points for your stay.
- The above General Terms and Conditions apply for each hotel partner unless specified in the individual partner terms and conditions listed below.