Every month Singapore Airlines releases discounted award flights under the Spontaneous Escapes program. Under the program. Krsflyer offers discounted award seats on a range of flights across the Singapore Airlines and Silkair networks.
The latest Singapore Airlines Spontaneous Escapes deals have just been published. Under the offer, bookings can be made in February 2020 for travel during March 2020
For those of us in Australia, this month sees a good range of opportunities. While they are only offering the standard discount this month, there is a good range of flights on offer.
In addition to those opportunities, there are also a range of other offers across the network. You can peruse the offer on the Singapore Airlines website.
Spontaneous Escapes is a monthly feature of the KrisFlyer program. Offering 30% or more off the KrisFlyer miles required for last-minute award travel, you can book on a range of Singapore Airlines and SilkAir routes. Under the offer, you can book Saver awards in both Economy and Business class, for travel during the following month.
Keep in mind that these are discounted redemptions. As a result, they have additional restrictions over normal Award bookings.
Firstly, the discounts are on offer for flights to and from Singapore. This doesn’t stop you connecting in Singapore, however, if you do, the points you require will be either the sum of the two individual flights or the regular price – whichever works out lower.
If you need to change the flights, you will be a bit out of luck. You are not able to cancel or make changes to a Spontaneous Escapes award booking.
Make sure all of the flights are taken during the promotional period. Unfortunately, if any of the flights are outside the promotion period, all flights will be priced at the normal Award prices.
Finally, You need to book on the Singapore Airlines website to access the discount.
In order to successfully book at the discounted price, you will need to ensure you meet the requirements
- Booking Period: You need to ensure that you have made the booking by the end of February
- Travel Period: The required travel periods are
- All destinations between 1 March and 31 March
- Restrictions: When booking multiple flights, the entire booking needs to be within the travel period.
Discounts for Australia
- Singapore Airlines
- Adelaide: Available for Economy & Business, with some blackout dates in Economy
- Brisbane: SQ255 & SQ236 in Economy and Business; SQ265 &266 in Business only
- Canberra: SQ288 Singapore-Canberra in Economy, Premium Economy & Business;. The reverse journey Canberra-Singapore is only available in Premium Economy or Business)
- Melbourne: SQ207, SQ227 & SQ237 (SIN-MEL) in Economy only, SQ218 (MEL-SIN) in Premium Economy
- Sydney: Various flights in Economy, Premium Economy & Business class
- Cairns: Flights in Business and Economy. A blackout applies in Economy between 26 and 31 March
These Spontaneous Escapes are good for those that can travel at short notice and are unlikely to change their flights.