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Every month, Singapore Airlines’ KrisFlyer mileage program puts certain routes on discount through its KrisFlyer “Spontaneous Escapes” program. Through the end of June, you can score up to 30% off certain routes and cabins for last-minute flights in July.

While there are dozens of discounted routes on the full list, the US and UK were shutout from this version of the list. That means that this promotion is primarily useful for connecting you between Singapore and Asian destinations.

That said, there are mid- and long-haul options that are worth considering:

Route Economy Premium
Singapore to Seoul (and vice versa) 17,500 24,150 32,900
Singapore to Fukuoka (and v.v.) 17,500 N/A 32,900
Singapore to Nagoya (and v.v.) 17,500 N/A 32,900
Singapore to Osaka (and v.v.) 17,500 N/A 32,900
Singapore to Tokyo (and v.v.) 17,500 N/A 32,900
Singapore to Johannesburg (and v.v.) 17,500 N/A 34,300
Singapore to Dubai 17,500 N/A 34,300
Brisbane to Singapore 19,600 32,900 43,400
Singapore to Frankfurt 26,600 N/A 64,400
Singapore to Düsseldorf N/A N/A 64,400
Singapore to New Delhi N/A 22,400 N/A
Singapore to Mumbai N/A 22,400 N/A

Note that flights in both directions aren’t always discounted. So, make sure to pay attention to the route direction when planning a trip.

For those looking for hops intra-Asia, there are dozens of short-haul routes also listed.

If you already have an award flight booked for this period, it could be worth cancelling your existing award, paying a small redeposit fee and re-booking at the lower rate if the dates work out for you.

Airline: Singapore Airlines
Routes: Various routes. Click here to see the full list.
Purchase By: June 30
Travel Dates: July 1-31 — subject to blackout dates and availability
Booking Link: Directly with KrisFlyer
Pay Taxes/Fees With: The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on airfare booked directly with the airline), Citi Prestige Card (5x on airfare plus trip delay insurance), Citi Premier Card (3x on airfare), Chase Sapphire Reserve (3x on airfare), American Express® Gold Card (3x on airfare booked directly with the airline) or Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on travel)

No discount codes or special links are needed for this offer. Just search on KrisFlyer’s website and the discount will automatically be applied at check-out. Note that un-discounted rates will appear in the search results, but the discounted price will show when you click the flight option.

Singapore (SIN) to Seoul (ICN) nonstop in business class for 32,900 miles plus SGD 49.80 (US$36) in taxes and fees:

Singapore (SIN) to Johannesburg (JNB) nonstop in business class for 34,300 miles plus SGD 49.80 (US$36) in taxes and fees:

Singapore (SIN) to Dubai (DXB) nonstop in business class for 34,300 miles plus SGD 51.70 (US$38) in taxes and fees:

Singapore (SIN) to Frankfurt (FRA) nonstop in business class for 64,400 miles plus SGD 49.80 (US$36) in taxes and fees:

Singapore (SIN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) nonstop in business class for 64,400 miles plus SGD 49.80 (US$36) in taxes and fees:

Even if your Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer balance is zero, you can easily compile a bunch of miles through transferable point programs. The KrisFlyer program partners with all of the major transferable currencies:

As a result, you can transfer points from popular cards like The Platinum Card® from American Express, the Chase Sapphire Reserve, the Citi Premier Card and the Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card directly to Singapore to enable these redemptions.

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