KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes

KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes April 2024

The KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes for April is released! Use 30% fewer KrisFlyer miles to redeem for your next business class flight.
This is one of the more mellow months, with only few good route options available.

It’s the time of the month when Singapore Airlines announces its monthly Spontaneous Escape promotion! With this promotion, you can save 30% off your award redemptions with Singapore Airlines.

What is the Spontaneous Escapes?

Spontaneous Escapes is a promotion by Singapore Airlines where they’ll offer award redemption rates at 30% off the standard Saver award tickets to selected destinations. The flights have to be flown on the following month, and therefore spontaneous!

This is usually the best opportunity to make your hard-earned KrisFlyer miles go even further. You can often find amazing deals assuming you can take off on a moment’s notice (or a month). In this month’s case, that’s 2 months notice!

For the spontaneous escapes promotion this month, you’ll have to book your ticket by 30th April 2024 and fly between 1st May 2024 to 31st May 2024.

Good Deals for April 2024

These are some of our top picks for the month. We’ll generally try to go for longer business-class flights as compared to short economy-class flights when redeeming our miles to fully maximise their value.

We do not have any exceptional or shocker routes for this month. Most of the better business-class deals revolve around routes to the ANZ region.

RouteClassMiles (one-way)
Singapore to CebuBusiness16,800
Singapore to SydneyBusiness47,950
Singapore to CairnsBusiness47,950
Singapore to Melbourne (inbound only)Business47,950
Singapore to Christchurch (outbound only)Business47,950

You can check out the full list of routes at KrisFlyer’s official page.

How to Book a Spontaneous Escapes Rate?

  1. You can only book the rate through Singapore Airlines’ Mobile App or official website.
  2. Log in to your KrisFlyer account and check the Redeem flights box when searching for your flight.
  3. Select the desired flight route, depart date and class of service.
Searching for a redemption flight on Singapore Airline's website.

4. If a route is available on Spontaneous Escapes, it will show up as a special Promo From… rate.

Searching for a redemption flight on Singapore Airline's website.

5. Select that and go through the standard booking process.

What Card to Use For Fees?

When redeeming award flights, you’ll usually have to pay a small fee for taxes and tariffs. Although these typically do not go for more than S$100 for Singapore Airlines, it’ll still be good if we can optimise our spending here.

Below are some of our favourite credit cards to use to pay for taxes and fees when redeeming award flights on Singapore Airlines.

CardMiles Per Dollar (mpd)Review
UOB Lady’s / UOB Lady’s Solitaire (travel category selected)4ReviewApply
DBS Woman’s World Card4ReviewApply

Basic Rules of Spontaneous Escapes

  1. All fares booked through the Spontaneous Escapes Rate are strictly non-changeable and cancellable unless cancelled by Singapore Airlines themselves. You’ll have to forfeit your ticket should you not be able to fly on the booked flight.
  2. You can only book the rates through Singapore Airlines’ Mobile App or website.
  3. You’ll need to have the full amount of miles needed in your KrisFlyer account at the time of booking. You cannot book part of the tickets with cash and part of it with miles.

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