Singapore Krisflyer reward changes to First and Business class points redemptions


Singapore Airlines announced on 3 January 2019 redemption changes to their Krisflyer Program, giving just three weeks for their members to take action before the changes are implemented on 24 January 2019.

Summary: On average, 6 to 12% increase on Saver level points to fly First and Business class (Economy is unchanged).

In the table below, we will cover only the points changes that impact the core of our Australian clients in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.

Krisflyer also announced other changes/benefits - please see the links below to read more about them, these are mainly convenience enhancements:

  • Greater convenience on redemption availability (From 31 January 2019, able to view redemption options across a 7-day window)

  • Certainty for waitlisted redemptions (be informed of the outcome of your waitlist 14 days before flight)

  • Discounted redemptions for last minute travel (KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes)

  • Revisions to Singapore Airlines and SilkAir Award and Upgrade Charts


Fact: People flying Business class are happier than those flying Economy.

we want you to be happy too.

IFLYFLAT - Fly business class for half-the-normal-price, with the POINTS PLAN (ADVISORY) or POINTS FLIGHT CONCIERGE (BOOKINGS)

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Steve Hui