Singapore Airlines We’ve opened the floodgates for awards with our coveted business-class product. At the time of this writing, business class reward space is widely available from July to October 2023. This news view from wing.

The airline operates twice-daily departures from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Singapore Changi Airport (SIN), most days with at least two seats reserved for a discount of 107,000 miles.

Singapore Airlines also operates direct flights to its hub in Singapore. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Flight availability from these airports is more limited, but our tests show that Saver Award space is scattered (fewer miles) and Advantage Award space is spread out ( mileage) was shown.

In addition, travelers to Europe will enjoy the airline’s fifth freedom service with a wide range of business class from JFK to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Manchester Airport (MAN). available.

Here’s what you need to know about this contract.


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Airlines: Singapore Airlines.
root: Between SFO, LAX, JFK, SEA, EWR and SIN and JFK-FRA and IAH-MAN.
price: from 81,000
Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles In addition, taxes and fees of $5.60 each way apply in business class.
date: From July to October 2023.
Payment of taxes/fees: American Express Platinum Card® (5 points for every $1 spent on airfare booked directly with the airline, up to $500,000 per calendar year on these purchases), Chase Sapphire Reserve (3 points per dollar spent on travel) or Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2 points per $1 traveled) Travel coverage on award flights.

Itinerary example

Here is the podium. There are at least two seats available on these flights.

San Francisco to Singapore in July, August, September and October

From JFK to Singapore in July, August and September

LAX to Singapore in July, August, September and October

JFK to Frankfurt in July, August, September and October

Houston to Manchester in July, August, September and October

Related: 7 takeaways from my first Singapore Airlines business class experience

Earn miles to book this offer

Unfortunately, Singapore Airlines is a member, star alliancewill not release long haul business class award space to Star Alliance partners. United MileagePlus Also air canada aeroplan Book these flights.

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Outside of Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer, the only points currency that can be used to book these flights is Alaska Mileage PlanGenerally, Alaska Airlines award space is only on flights designated as Saver Awards by Singapore Airlines in its own program.

You can choose to spend 107,000 Singapore Airlines Miles or 100,000 Alaska Miles on certain flights from SFO to SIN with KrisFlyer Saver Award Space.

Thankfully, earning Singapore miles is relatively easy. You can transfer points from American Express Member Benefits, capital one rewards, city ​​thank you When Chase Ultimate Rewards 1:1 transfer ratio to Singapore.

On the other hand, the Alaska Mile hardest to earn, is not transferable through the credit card program. For this reason, unless you have spare Alaska Miles to redeem, we recommend booking with Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer.

Make sure to pay taxes and fees for your rewards with a card that allows you to earn bonus points on air fares and offers travel protectionSome cards that fit the bill include american express platinum card, Chase Sapphire Reserve When Chase Sapphire Preferred Card.

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Singapore Airlines’ business class hard offering is aging and will be 10 years old next year, but its soft offering (services, amenities and food) remains one of the best in the sky.

In addition, passengers who book Singapore Airlines business class flights from the United States can access United’s award-winning Polaris LoungeIf you book flights departing from SFO, the Polaris lounge is in the same terminal as Singapore Airlines departures. In Los Angeles and Newark, the Polaris lounges are a few terminals away from the Singapore Airlines gates.