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Redeeming KrisFlyer miles


Award types

There are currently two award types for redemption bookings and flight upgrades – Saver and Standard. From 20 January 2018, Standard award will be renamed Advantage awards.



Award tickets

The number of KrisFlyer miles required for an award ticket will not change, but the conditions for advance seat selection and checked baggage allowance will depend on the award type and class of travel you choose.

Economy
SaverAdvantage
30kg 35kg
Complimentary
(Standard Seats)
Complimentary
(Forward Zone and Standard Seats)
Saver
35kg
Allowed
SaverAdvantage
40kg 40kg
Allowed Allowed
SaverAdvantage
50kg 50kg
Allowed Allowed

Flight upgrades


The Economy Standard fare and Premium Economy Standard fare now allow for KrisFlyer redemption upgrades, but at a slightly higher rate than the Economy Flexi fare type and the Premium Economy Flexi fare type respectively.


Here’s an example:


Example: Flight upgrade award from Singapore to Hong Kong


KrisFlyer miles required for flight upgrade to Premium Economy Class

Singapore to Hong Kong(Zone 4)KrisFlyer miles required
From Economy Standard fareTo Premium Economy Class (Saver)
15,000
From Economy Flexi fareTo Premium Economy Class (Saver)
9,000


KrisFlyer miles required for flight upgrade to Business Class

Singapore to Hong Kong (Zone 4)KrisFlyer miles required
From Economy Standard fareTo Business Class (Saver)*
24,000
To Business Class (Advantage)*
42,000
From Economy Flexi fareTo Business Class (Saver)*
17,500
To Business Class (Advantage)*
30,000
From Premium Economy Standard fare To Business Class (Saver)
15,500
To Business Class (Advantage)
26,000
From Premium Economy Flexi fareTo Business Class (Saver)
12,000
To Business Class (Advantage)
20,000

* Upgrade award tickets are offered on a one-class upgrade basis. Upgrades from Economy to Business Class are only possible on flights without Premium Economy Class


However, Premium Economy Lite and Business Lite fares will not be eligible for redemption upgrades. For most fare types across all cabin classes, the number of KrisFlyer miles required for redemption upgrades remains the same.

View the Singapore Airlines and SilkAir Upgrade Award Chart