Get good to go
Whether you’re still dreaming or about to set off, here’s how to make your experience easier when it comes to managing your money for travel.
Turn your dreams into reality
Set your savings goals
Build your savings with a Rapid Save account or a term deposit to make your money work harder for you.
Earn Cash Rewards or Fly Buys with a BNZ Advantage card and use them to help you book your dream holiday even sooner.
Get prepared early
After booking, buy foreign currency in advance and sort out travel insurance so you’re ready for anything unexpected.
Top tips for saving
Instead of dreaming about your holiday, realise your goals by following our inside tips on budgeting to save for travel.
Essential travel checklist
Don't forget your passport. Our checklist covers all the details to get you ready for take off.
Understand hidden costs
Anticipating some of the hidden costs that could pop up while you’re travelling helps you prepare for any additional expenses.
Store up to ten currencies on one card and travel with ease
Cash Passport™ Mastercard Platinum® is a reloadable prepaid travel money card that lets you hold ten currencies on one card. Buy the currency before you travel and lock in exchange rates so you’ll know how much money you have to spend. A Cash Passport is PIN protected, and comes with a back-up card in case one is lost or stolen. You can purchase a Cash Passport from us in store.
Tell us before you take off
Notify us in Internet Banking of your travel plans so we can protect your cards and transactions better when you’re travelling overseas.
While you’re away
Access your accounts
Pay your bills
Keep your cards secure
Use our card controls feature in the BNZ app to instantly block your BNZ Flexi Debit Visa or credit card if you've lost it.
Stay on top of spending
It’s easy to blow your budget, but luckily there are quick ways to make sure you're staying on top of your plan.
Be money smart overseas
One of the biggest travel headaches can be spending your money wisely and safely, our top tips have you covered.
Protecting your money
Keep your wallet safe from pickpockets and scammers, so your cash stays where it should be.